• Old events and new events…

    Posted Mar 30th, 2014 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    Hello Cadet Parents! Thanks to all of you for your support in the derby on 3/29. We put on a pretty decent show even with all of the technical difficulties. The snack bar was a key element in keeping everyone’s spirits up. My thanks to all those who served the council in all of the …

  • The Resurrection and the Life, Part 2

    Posted Mar 28th, 2014 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Believe What We Believe With | No Comments

    We are fast approaching the fifty-day celebration of the central tenet of the Christian faith: Easter. Our textual reflections on John 11 lead us to consider the implications of Jesus’ resurrection, as in him and his ministry the future breaks into the present. Sure, the first century Jews were waiting for the glorious reality of …

  • Pinewood Derby Snack Bar

    Posted Mar 28th, 2014 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    Hello Cadet Parents: First, let me thank those of you for your willingness to help out in the snack bar at tomorrow’s derby. We intend to open the snack bar at 11:30 with hot dogs, nachos, sodas, water etc. If you can be there at 10:30 to help set up, that would be fantastic. If …

  • The Resurrection and the Life, part 1

    Posted Mar 21st, 2014 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Believe What We Believe With | No Comments

    In the text of John 11, Jesus more than hints at what the future holds for him. Sure, we must go with him and Thomas and die (11:16). But that is not the end of the story. That is the penultimate chapter of his life. God is the God of life. His very first creative …

  • Race Reminders

    Posted Mar 19th, 2014 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    Hello everyone, Next week we will be hosting Bayview’s cadet club in a friendly tune-up race. Same time, same place, no trophies. The following Saturday, March 29, we will be hosting the Southern California Cadet Council derby at New Life. Registration begins at 11:00 with racing starting around 12:30. Be there early to ensure a …

  • This just in!!!

    Posted Mar 19th, 2014 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    Mr. Doty from the Bayview Cadet Club had a meeting or two with the San Diego Padres. It looks like our Cadet Council will have the opportunity to attend the Padres game on July 5th (4:15 start) and the tickets will cost $18.50 each ($36 face value). If we get more than 100 boys to …

  • The race is on!

    Posted Mar 15th, 2014 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    The New Life Cadet Club will be having our club race this coming Wednesday, March 19. Please plan to arrive early to get registered to race. We will begin promptly at 7:15. Parents are welcome to see their cadets run their first pinewood race of the 2014 season. Trophies will be awarded to first, second …

  • The Lord’s Prayer

    Posted Mar 14th, 2014 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Believe What We Believe With | No Comments

    Last week our reading of the law came from that section of Scripture in Matthew’s gospel that records for us the famous Lord’s Prayer. In light of our recent confrontation with it, I thought it might be helpful for us to revisit the question of why we pray the Lord’s Prayer in our worship services. …

  • Next campout

    Posted Mar 8th, 2014 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    Hi everyone. Please put April 11 and 12 on your calendar for the next cadet campout. We are going back to Fry Creek. The official campout is scheduled for just one night. We will provide dinner on the 11th and breakfast and lunch on the he 12th. We have the sites reserved on the night …

  • Perseverance of the Saints

    Posted Mar 8th, 2014 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Believe What We Believe With | No Comments

      As you might expect, the passage for this morning’s sermon is the locus classicus when it comes to the doctrine of the perseverance of the saints. As such, it helps us to think through difficult experiences and questions like: What happens to someone who becomes a follower of Jesus and then falls away? If …

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