08
MAY
2019

Kids Summer Jam

EVERYONE IS INVITED TO KIDS SUMMER JAM!!!! All children are welcome to attend Kids Summer Jam free of charge at Wichita First Church of the Nazarene. Kids Summer Jam is for ages 4-years-old to fifth grade and will take place each evening starting at 6:30 June 17-20, 2019. This...
08
MAY
2019
19
APR
2019

The Beauty of the Ashes: The Praise of Agony

The Praise of Agony Yet you are the Holy One, *enthroned upon the praises of Israel. Psalm 22:3 “Eli! Eli! Lama sabachthani”, the voice of Jesus cried out from the cross. Most scholars agree that those words were written as a Greek transliteration of the spoken Aramaic of Jesus’...
17
APR
2019

The Beauty of the Ashes: To Whom Can I Turn?

Who Can I Turn To? Thus says the Lord:Cursed are those who trust in mere mortals and make mere flesh their strength,whose hearts turn away from the Lord. Jeremiah 17:5 As the Lenten season draws to a close, we find ourselves midway through Holy Week – the final...
12
APR
2019

The Beauty of the Ashes: Wisdom, Let Us Attend

Wisdom, Let Us Attend “Let us test him with insult and torture,so that we may find out how gentle he is,and make trial of his forbearance.” Wisdom 2:19 It’s only one more week till Good Friday, a day which no doubt is one of our high holy days as disciples of Jesus. We mark...
10
APR
2019

The Beauty of the Ashes: Strange Voices

Strange voices They will not follow a stranger, but they will run from him because they do not know the voice of strangers.’ John 10:5 There are many voices in our world, each calling out for attention. Yet only one of them holds any hope for our lives. The plurality of voices in...
05
APR
2019

The Beauty of the Ashes: The Greatest Force In the World

The Greatest Force In the World Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will hardship, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? Romans 8:35 NRSV The love of God is the greatest force in all the world, because it is the very essence of His...