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Pekin Manor Outreach – 2011

Posted by on Jan 25, 2011

The 4th Monday of every month, a group of households from Providence Church gather at an area assisted living facility, Pekin Manor, to share the love of Jesus through song and...

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Double Honor

Posted by on Apr 13, 2014

As we continue in the 5th chapter of 1st Timothy, we address issues that concern elders, specifically how to compensate them, how to deal with elders who are living in sin, and how...

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Events

Law and Liberty Conference 2014

Posted by on Apr 9, 2014

“The Law in the Gospel” ~  June 14, 2014 One Conference ~  Two  Locations plus LIVE ONLINE WEBCAST Providence Church, Morton, IL   &   Double-Tree Hilton,...

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Words from our Elders

The “P” Word

Posted by on Mar 17, 2014

Words are the essence of communication. Without words, there is no way to convey concepts or feelings or attitudes. Words are glorious tools that help us to frame and communicate...

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Recent Posts

Double Honor

Double Honor

Apr 13, 2014

As we continue in the 5th chapter of 1st Timothy, we address issues that concern elders, specifically how to compensate them, how to deal with elders who are living in sin, and how we are to ordain them. Today, we considered their compensation. But, the first thing to consider is this – who are elders? And, is there anything that should mark their lives...

The Case of the Missing Widows

The Case of the Missing Widows

Apr 6, 2014

As we continue in 1 Timothy 5, we come to a very interesting section of Scripture, one which describes a listing of widows. After our work last week, were we learned that widows were to be cared for, this section of Scripture calls our attention to a special group of widows. The question before us is this – who are these widows? What were they to do? And, even...

Compassion and Jurisdictions

Compassion and Jurisdictions

Mar 30, 2014

Continuing in the book of 1 Timothy, an issue of compassion is addressed that is as relevant today as it was for the first century church, and that is the issue of the care of widows. In this section of Scripture, we see widows defined and we see who is responsible for their care and maintenance, and it is not the State – it is the family and the...

Biblical Confrontation

Biblical Confrontation

Mar 23, 2014

1 Timothy is a very confrontational book. It addresses many issues that can trip up Christians; issues of doctrine, issues of family life, issues of personal conduct that not only hit close to home, they can hit us right between the eyes. And, as we come into chapter 5, we see instructions on how we, as individuals, are called to be involved in one...