After praying for several seasons at RTN, God has blessed us this month with two free apartments in Clarkston! However, I’m amazed at what God has taught us through it.
There were once two brothers. They were twins. God had promised to bless the second born although traditionally the firstborn would have received the birthright. The younger one, a deceiver, did what he did best and tricked the blind father into blessing him. This caused a huge rift in the brothers relationship. It happened because the younger one went about his own way to get what God was going to give him anyway.
You know, sometimes we go about our own way to get what God wanted to give us. (more…)
In light of what has so tragically happened in our nation over the days past, I cannot help but reflect upon what has dominated the heart of man since the beginning of time: Racism. As marchers protested the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue, some were heard shouting anti-Semitic statements and were found marching out with the state of mind that one race is superior to another. (more…)
Marking our one year anniversary of RTN’s restart in March of 2016,one of our top priorities has been the development of ethnic leadership. It’s never been God’s will to make for quick fixes in the church, but it has always been His call to empower others. Pastor Bill believes it is RTN’s heart to empower our people for ministry by including and inviting them into ministry opportunities. (more…)
On January 1, 2017, Reach the Nations baptized four youth, three women, and one man. If you weren’t keeping count that’s eight total. Additionally, we celebrated the birth of a son of our worship leader through a baby dedication. Join us in praising God for new life!