Pastor Phil McCutchen

Is Patriotism Biblical?

I know many Christians who believe that Patriotism is un-Christian and that love of country is a form of bigotry, racism and xenophobia.  Xenophobia (pr. zeno-phobia) means a fear of foreigners.  While bigotry, racism and xenophobia are ugly and hateful, the love of country is not.  This idea that getting emotional

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Love Your Neighbor

Matthew 19:19 “Love your neighbor as yourself.”  As many of you know we painted, “Love your neighbor” on our building and in fact made it bigger than our church name.  In Matthew 19:19, Jesus was telling a successful young attorney how to enter the Kingdom of God and have eternal life.

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Let’s go up to Zion

I’m done with prayer formulas, designed to get God on my agenda.  Its amazing how Christians have taken John 15:16 which says,”Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain: that whatsoever

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