Search

Thursday, May 21 2020 Devotional

Remember your leaders, those who spoke to you the word of God. Consider the outcome of their way of life, and imitate their faith.”

‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭13:7‬


It was two years ago this week that our Pastor, Al Monson, suffered a heart attack. After almost a month in a coma, he went home to heaven. We’ll see him again there one day.


I had known Al for many years and it was a gift from God that he should be my Pastor for ten years as we left our work in Latin America. Our souls were tired and needed to be refreshed, sitting under the teaching of God’s Word, rightly divided and lovingly served up for us.


His tender care for the souls in his flock, his desire to see others come to know Jesus, and his constant concern for his own family were an inspiring example and a comfort to us. We miss him acutely still.


“Consider the outcome of his life and imitate his faith,” the Apostle said. Amen to that! May God give us grace to do that.


Lord Jesus, in Your divine wisdom, You give the gift of pastors and teachers to Your Church. Thank You for them. Give us more pastors like Al; we need them.  Amen.


Pastor Dan Giles

Recent Posts

See All

Monday 8/2/2021 Devotional by Pastor Dan Giles

And Jacob came to his father Isaac at Mamre, or Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron), where Abraham and Isaac had sojourned. Now the days of Isaac were 180 years. And Isaac breathed his last, and he died an

Calvary Update Sunday 8/1/2021

Hello, everyone! The weather here has been much nicer this week; humid but a lot cooler; some areas of gentle rain, mostly at night. Last evening we had a lovely wedding for Jack Coughlan and Ashley

Sunday 8/1/2021 Devotional by Pastor Dan Giles

Now there was a famine in the land, besides the former famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went to Gerar to Abimelech king of the Philistines. ‭‭Genesis‬ ‭26:1, 12‬ We Christians live i