Baptism @ Pillar

Man, yesterday was a blast at Pillar. We broke our attendance record again and had a good number of visitors. Yesterday was also the first time since beginning the church that we were able to have baptism during our worship service.. generally, we have to leave the property and go...

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Pillar's 5 Year Event

It’s a golden era at Pillar Church. Things are going great with the ministry and the church is steadily growing in number and a greater number of people previously far from God are coming and growing. This coming weekend we are baptizing 4 in our worship service and each of...

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Help Pillar Church

 Five years ago the Abundant Life Baptist Church building in Dumfries tragically burned to the ground. The small congregation disbanded and the property was given to the Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia (SBCV). The SBCV decided to sell the property and use the money for church planting in Virginia....

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Hotel Church

Sunday morning Pillar Church gathered in a local hotel because the school where we regularly meet was closed. The winter weather prohibited us from having services for two weeks in a row and I was determined not to allow it to become three. So, with the news of another weekend...

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Pillar Logo Ideas

Pillar is working on getting a new logo to better reflect our purposes and ring in years 5-10 for us. To the right is the logo that I personally like the best. Follow the links below to see another 10 options… The goals with this logo are as follows… We...

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Man of House Resources

Below are a few resources for husband’s and dads who are hoping to do a better job at spiritual leadership in the home. The first two are from Resurgence. Happy learning! Pastor Dad Book – Print and Read Family Guide for Dinner Study – 1 Peter pages 68-186 Circle of...

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Family as Flock

In preparation for our upcoming sermons series “Man of the House” I have been thinking about the pastoral nature of the husband’s role in the home… The church almost never teaches on this subject and many varieties of Christian men exist within our churches. I have made a list of...

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Isn't She lovley?

Here are a few excerpts from emails I have received this week that really excite me about what God is stirring at Pillar… “I enjoyed bible study last week, I took to heart what you said and have changed the way I pray.” “The response I received today from the...

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New Series @ Pillar

This Sunday @ Pillar we begin a new series called, Man of the Hosue. I’ll be preaching to men for the next 5 weeks. We are exploring the importance for Christian men to embrace their God given role of spiritual headship in the home. We are asking the men of...

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The Land of Fire & Ice

I’m getting ready to drop in on the Garmans for a few days  to catch up on the ministry in Iceland we started back in 2006. The Garman family is serving faithfully there and I am hoping to learn a little about loving Jesus by spending a few days with...

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