What a wonderful day to be in the House of the Lord. It was a glorious Sunday worship here at Northeast. Our choir sang, “I’ve Been to Calvary.” We may not physically be able to make the trip to Calvary, but if we have asked Jesus to be our Savior and Lord, we have been to Calvary.
Pastor Joey’s message was on “The Promised Power.” No, not the power we are promised by KCPL when we
flip the switch or turn on our TV, but the power that Jesus promised us. We looked at Acts 1:1-8 this week.
Jesus promised this to the disciples, His followers, and all mankind. God even promised it in the Old
Testament. In order for this to occur, Christ knew He had to die. The Book of Acts is written by Luke, in
essence, Luke II. The Acts of the Apostles, as it is correctly titled. We have just seen Jesus appea...
What a wonderful day to be in the House of the Lord. It was a glorious Sunday worship here at Northeast…well, actually it was good to be outside the House of the Lord this last Sunday.
Picture it: 1962, a vision given to First Baptist Church to grow by starting a new congregation. In a little store front on 7th Street, just north of Green Street, the vision turned into action when Seventh Street Baptist Chapel opened its doors. A few years later, what is now considered our “old building” was built. On August 13, 1965, Northeast Baptist Church was officially recognized as a Southern Baptist Church. We have gone through many growth spurts through these 50 years, but one thing has remained the same…we are family. We have been blessed with many wonderful pastors throughout the...
This August 13th we are celebrating 50 years of Northeast Baptist being constituted as a Church. There were many individuals that came together to reach out to people in the Northeastern part of Clinton, Missouri with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Other people joined, and as a result of the enduring faithfulness of Christ and the enduring obedience of His people, Northeast Baptist Church is here today. Praise the Lord for those who ran the race with endurance.
Hebrews 12:1-3 says, “Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, 2 fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the...