“Abraham, Isaac, and Jesus”

By Travis Lauterbach God commanded Abraham to sacrifice his son, and Abraham reached the point of faith believing that if he did so, God would raise his only son from the dead. Abraham trusted that no matter what, God would be faithful to Him … [Read more...]

“Why Was Abraham Willing?”

For years, God had promised to Abraham that he would “make of him a great nation” and through his offspring “all the families of the earth would be blessed” (Genesis 12). Finally, Sarah gives birth to their son. And then God tells Abraham to sacrif … [Read more...]

“Abraham and Isaac”

By Travis Lauterbach Most people have some knowledge of what happened between Abraham and his son, Isaac. For many, the story from Genesis 22 is just plain confusing. At first what seems to only be about Abraham’s loyalty toward God, turns out t … [Read more...]

“David and Goliath Points to Jesus”

By Pastor Travis Lauterbach When people read accounts from the Bible, they often try to find where they might fit into the story. Sometimes this works and sometimes it doesn’t. However, there is great danger in finding oneself into the wrong p … [Read more...]

A Faithful Remnant

By Pastor  Travis Lauterbach   We live is a world fill with a darkness that’s overtaking everything and every nation in its path. There is little it hasn’t touched, and it is dragging us into further bondage. But God’s grace has called forth a … [Read more...]

“Typology in the Old Testament”

By Pastor Travis Lauterbach The Old Testament is a historical record of creation, the fall, and God’s choice of Abraham and his family as the people through whom the Savior of the world would come, and everything that follows thereafter. In t … [Read more...]

“What Will Happen?”

By Travis Lauterbach “What will happen when you die?” It seems less and less people give this question any thought today. But the question is worth considering. Is there more than this life we live or is this it? Many people are of the bel … [Read more...]

“The Peace, Comfort and Joy of Easter”

By Travis Lauterbach When the question gets asked what the longest season of the Church year is, the one that often comes to mind is Lent. Maybe that’s due to the more subdued, solemnity of the season. However, the forty-day observance of Lent i … [Read more...]

“Salvation comes from the Lord”

By Travis Lauterbach Often when pastors are in a conversation, people will express a belief that if they just try the best they can to live a good life, then they’ll go to heaven. The questions I often wonder are what does it mean to try the b … [Read more...]

“Reconsider Job”

By Travis Lauterbach An interesting thing about Job is that he didn’t know what the reader of the book knows. He didn’t know “why” he suffered as he did. He didn’t know that Satan was rebelling against the Lord, using Job as a personal example. … [Read more...]