Join us in-person on Sundays at 9 or 10:30 am and online at 10:30 am. Find the Livestream HERE.

Archives for November 2021

Subscribe to the RSS Feed
  • Featured Posts
  • All Posts

Pray, Vote & Trust: Christians and Politics

HHBC_Voting_A_Ferguson_article

We are called to influence this world while we are here, but we must not hold on to this world or politics too tightly. ...

Keep Reading

Perfect Peace - Refining Trials

HHBC_Perfect_Peace_Les_Miller

How does a person speak of all that comes in battle with a life-threatening disease? How do you respond to a life altering trial? ...

Keep Reading

Real Talk: Who Has my Heart?

HHBC_Who_Has_My_Heart_Les_Miller

Does Jesus have your heart today? Are you running the race of life alone or have you asked the Lord to carry you?...

Keep Reading

Reconciliation: The Mark of a Believer

HHBC_Reconciliation_Aa_Ferguson

We cannot be at war with God and at peace with others, and we cannot be at war with others and be at peace with God....

Keep Reading

Don't Be A Turkey: The Ungrateful Heart

HHBC_Turkey_A_Ferguson

Christians should be the most thankful people in the world, because we know what God has done for us....

Keep Reading

Crying Out to God: Help Me to Trust You

HHBC_Crying_Out_A_Ferguson

During times of adversity, it is natural for us to complain. We are tempted to doubt God has our best in mind....

Keep Reading

The Waiting Room: Growth in Stillness

HHBC_Waiting_Room_A_Ferguson

To wait means to stay or to rest with expectation. While in the “waiting room,” we are to stay active in prayer....

Keep Reading

Be Still and Know: Meditate on Psalm 46:10

HHBC_Be_Still_Kim_S

Psalm 46 reminds us that God is Creator and sustainer of all that was created. We can “cease striving”....

Keep Reading

Comfort in Our Affliction: The Blessing of Trials

HHBC_Comfort_K_Swyden

Nobody likes personal affliction, nobody looks for life crisis, yet none of us can avoid it. Only God can get us through....

Keep Reading

A Prayer for Grace: Hebrews 4:16

HHBC_Prayer_Grace_K_Swyden

Just the simple act of prayer is a conduit for grace. As we begin our prayers, we enter the Father’s presence....

Keep Reading

From Hopelessness to Thanksgiving - Psalm 13

HHBC_Hopeless_to_Thanksgiving_Swyden

We often find ourselves gripped by life and the feeling of hopelessness. We struggle with the fear of no answers....

Keep Reading

Love One Another: Compelling Love

HHBC_Love_One_Another_K_Swyden

Love and service: undoubtedly tied together in the mind of God as expectations for the saints....

Keep Reading

Remember His Lovingkindness

HHBC_Remember_LK_K_Swyden

When the weight of life seems too much and we feel desperate and hopeless, remind us Lord of your lovingkindness....

Keep Reading

Remember Those Who Led You

HHBC_Remember_Led_K_Swyden

Take time to meditate on the pursuit of God for you and the servant He used to speak His grace to you...

Keep Reading

Servant Leadership: Following Jesus

HHBC_Servant_Leadership_K_Swyden

Jesus models for us what a real humble servant does. His ministry on earth to show kindness to others....

Keep Reading

The Beauty of Servanthood - John 13

HHBC_Beauty_of_Servanthood_K_Swyden

No service is too humbling. This is truly our example of servanthood, a true display of what it looks like to be like Jesus....

Keep Reading

Trusting God: Giving Him Everything

HHBC_Trusting_God_Swyden

Do you totally trust God with your future and direction? When we can do that and let that submission permeate our lives, there is fullness of joy and there are pleasures beyond our understanding....

Keep Reading

Be Anxious For Nothing: Trusting God

HHBC_Anxiety_K_Swyden

Anxiety is so debilitating. It seems that everything around us in our culture; the national dialogue, politics, social media, is angry and anxious....

Keep Reading

Jesus Reveals Himself - Light Yoke

HHBC_Jesus_Reveals_Les_Miller

In Jesus' care, He carries with us the spiritual and emotional labor we can’t bear alone. He invites us into His humble care, where, in the gentleness of His yoke, He will be to us living water and the bread of life—sufficient even to the harsh extremes of life....

Keep Reading

Trust in Despair - Born Again to a Living Hope

HHBC_Despair_Les_Miller

In hard times, stillness can be a blessing. Meditate on God’s goodness as you rest, though right now uncomfortably, in your secure sonship—He has caused you to be born again and His plan for you cannot be thwarted!...

Keep Reading

Identity - Partakers of the Divine Nature

HHBC_Divine_Nature_Les_Miller

We can neglect to see, and are often blind to, the reality that in the gospel God has invited us into His own life....

Keep Reading

His Steadfast Love Endures Forever

HHBC_Steadfast_Love_Mark_Wood

There are many voices crying out for our attention from the world in which we live. What voice should we listen to? ...

Keep Reading

Suffering: He Has Us in His Hands

HHBC_Suffering_Mark_Wood

In the midst of all the uncertainties around us today, we can have confidence in this God. He hears, He remembers....

Keep Reading

Transforming Power: The Sanctification Gap

HHBC_Transforming_Power_Mark_Wood

There are many voices crying out for our attention from the world in which we live. How do you know which voices to listen to?...

Keep Reading

Cancel Culture: Be Motivated by Love

HHBC_Cancel_Culture_A_Ferguson

With finger-pointing, we’ve lost our ability to discuss issues and settle differences with civility and respect....

Keep Reading

Cheerfully Changing: Trusting God in Trials

HHBC_Cheerful_Change_A_Ferguson

If God uses challenging circumstances to mold you, do you embrace those challenges or find it difficult to find joy? ...

Keep Reading

Control Freak: Navigating the Illusion of Control

HHBC_Control_Freak_A_Ferguson

Have you ever been around a control freak, that person who cannot allow anything to happen without their permission?...

Keep Reading

Blessed are the Peacemakers - Seeing Conflict as a Way to Honor God

HHBC_Blessed_Peace_Makers_Conflict_Honoring_God_Mark_Woor

I have often thought of myself as a peaceable person, but recently I have been challenged to think more about peacemaking. I recognize a potential fundamental difference between being peaceable and being a peacemaker as active outward steps, leading to the promotion of peace between people, or between people and God. ...

Keep Reading

I Sure Hope So...

HHBC_I_Sure_Hope_So_Mark_Wood

Brothers and sisters, we all experience those times when circumstances seem to rob us of all hope, as if there is no way we can survive the pain, loss, loneliness, or fear. Thankfully, we serve THE GOD OF ALL HOPE. If we find our joy and peace in believing His promises, we can live with hope by His power. Here are just a few of the promises God has given to believers, so t...

Keep Reading

Identifying Idolatry

HHBC_Idolatry_Mark_Wood

How can you tell if idolatry may be influential in your life? ...

Keep Reading

Jesus is Better

HHBC_Jesus_Is_Better_Mark_Wood

Are there any plans that you have today, that are not God’s plans? Psalm 63 reminds us that His steadfast love is better than life. In order to experience His plan, we have to acknowledge Him and lift up our hands to Him in worship, submitting our hearts and plans to Him. ...

Keep Reading

Can I Be Your Spiritual Guide?

HHBC_May_I_Be_Your_Spiritual_Guide_Mark_Wood

Hebrews 10:24-25 encourages us, “And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.” Daily reading God’s Word, praying, and meditating should be our first line of ongoing pursuit of God and means of gaining wisdo...

Keep Reading