Our Culture

We live in a world and a nation that is changing. Our culture desperately needs to hear the truth of the Gospel and we need to be looking for opportunities to speak truth into the culture around us. How can we do that? How should be respond when the culture rejects Christ?

The Bride & The Bridegroom

[A version of this article originally appeared on Pastor Aaron Hill’s website “A Ransomed Mind.”] On June 26th, 2015 the United State Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states. It removed the debate from the democratic process and granted all same-sex couples the right to marry. Recent polls show that 60% of the U.S. […]

Forgiving Your Spouse

{This is the fifth article in this week’s series on Forgiveness. Click here to read other articles in the series, including The Justice of Forgiveness, What If I Refuse to Forgive?, Family Forgiveness, and Revenge or Forgiveness?} It’s Not Hard When Things Are Great Brian knew all about forgiveness, having been raised in the evangelical church where his parents were active and […]

What If I Refuse to Forgive?

Only God Forgives? Yesterday we talked about The Justice of Forgiveness. At the end of that article I ended with a cliffhanger question, “What if you refuse to forgive someone?” I think it is a very valid question because I hear Christians who tell me that they would refuse to forgive someone who killed their spouse, […]

The Justice of Forgiveness

The Justice of Forgiveness The world is out for revenge. These days, every major Hollywood star has their own revenge movie, or is about to release one (Denzel Washington, Keanu Reeves, Sylvester Stallone, Liam Neeson, Nicolas Cage, etc) All these Hollywood heroes are “out for justice.” They’re going to pay the bad guys back for […]

The Mission Continues: What About Muslims?

(This is the third article in a series called “The Mission Continues” as we discuss how to continue the lessons we learned during this year’s missions celebration. Click here to read the rest of the posts.) How Does God See Muslims? We are constantly bombarded with negative reports of Muslim terrorists by the media. Many Americans today, […]

Noah: Positives & Negatives

Noah is about to hit movie theaters Friday, March 28th and Christians are asking, “should you go see it? Is it biblical? Should I boycott it?” These questions are floating around the internet and everybody seems to have an opinion. I would like to give you three thoughts on the movie distilled from a lot […]

5 Myths About Blended Families

[On April 2nd, Oak Hill will be offering a class called “Blended Families: Steps to Success.” We are blessed to have Dr. David R. Miller, a licensed psychologist as the teacher for this class. To find out more about the class click here.] Challenges & Solutions We human beings are just plain interesting, aren’t we? […]