• Know the Creeds, Councils, Confessions and Catechisms Part 5: Council of Chalcedon

    Posted May 26th, 2017 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Believe What We Believe With | Comments Off on Know the Creeds, Councils, Confessions and Catechisms Part 5: Council of Chalcedon

    In 431 the church met in Ephesus to take up Nestorius’s explanation of the union between Christ’s humanity and his deity. As history teaches us, this is a complex topic, one which took years—hundreds and thousands of them—for the church to work through. Nesotorius’s Christology was eventually rejected because of his emphasis on the distinction …

  • Know the Creeds, Councils, Confessions, and Catechisms Part 4: Council of Ephesus

    Posted May 18th, 2017 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Believe What We Believe With | Comments Off on Know the Creeds, Councils, Confessions, and Catechisms Part 4: Council of Ephesus

    The Council of Ephesus (AD 431) is recognized as the third of the seven ecumenical councils of the church. That’s the easy part. Equally easy is understanding what the council took up and concluded. The Nicene Creed was reaffirmed and Mary was declared to be theotokos, that is, the “bearer of God” or the “mother …

  • Memorial Day Picnic

    Posted May 3rd, 2017 By in Uncategorized With | Comments Off on Memorial Day Picnic

    Don’t miss our summer kick-off party – the Memorial Day Picnic! Pack up your lunch, blankets, chairs, sunscreen, games and toys and head to Presidio Park for a day of food, fun, and fellowship. From I-8 westbound, exit Hotel Circle/Taylor St. toward Old Town. Turn left on Presidio Dr., into the park. Follow the signs …

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