The Word 100-Day Reading Plan

The Word Bible reading plan is a chronological 100-day guide that focuses on 50 pivotal Old Testament readings and 50 pivotal New Testament readings.  As we go through…

Pocket Guide to the Bible

I enjoyed the fresh manner in which Jason Boyett educated on the Bible in the Pocket Guide to the Bible: A Little Book About the Big Book.  He…

I’m Unsure of the Way [But Sure of Who’s Leading]

I was at a place where I had to make one of the most difficult decisions of my life. The choice before me was never one I anticipated…

A Bible Summary in 271 Words

I have preached through the narrative of the Bible in different ways in the past.  For “The Word” series at our church, I decided to give an outline….

3 Circles: 1 Method of Sharing the Gospel

The 3 CIRCLES PRESENTATION helps answer common questions in a simple and memorable way so that you can begin to naturally and actively share it with others. Here are two videos…

The Story of the Bible

The Word The Story of the Bible (Rom. 1:1-6) The Bible is not a collection of disconnected, moralistic stories. It is the one overarching story of how the cross…

Glorious Day

We have so loved the truths of this song in our home as of late!  Such great gospel declarations. “Glorious Day” is from Passion’s release “Worthy of Your…

10 Bible Verses About the Bible

What does the Bible say about the Bible? Here are 10 pivotal verses to study, meditate, and memorize regarding the nature and function of the Bible. Ps. 119:105…

40 Questions About Interpreting the Bible

In 40 Questions about Interpreting the Bible, New Testament Professor Dr. Robert L. Plummer tackles the major questions that people ask about reading and understanding the Bible. Questions…

10 Ways to Welcome Your New Pastor

All churches go through times of transition.  When a pastor has to leave a church (whether for a good reason or a bad reason), the church has to…

August’s Focus: Groups

It’s a new month and that means it’s time for a new focus for the leadership at Rocky Creek.  Each month, we are focusing on a specific area…

How Often Do You Read the Bible?

I once was asked if I believed in the Bible.  My answer was emphatically, “yes!”  After my response, the person asked, “Have you read everything in the Bible?”…

Creation & Revelation

Psalm 19 is a key passage to help explain how we learn about the character and nature of God. Creation tells us there is a God.  Revelation tells…

For the Bible Tells Me So

The Word For the Bible Tells Me So Ezra 7:1-10 Similar to our context, Ezra the scribe lived in a time when the Word of God had been…