Letter from Birmingham Jail

Date January 15, 2017
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Martin Luther King, Jr. In commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a day set aside to remember the civil rights leader and his contribution to advancing racial equality, we are pleased to make available Dr. King’s Letter from Birmingham Jail. If you have not read the Letter, please do so. It is …

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Senior Pastor Update: January 15, 2017

Date January 15, 2017
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In Psalm 86:11, David prayed Teach me your way, O Lord, that I may walk in your truth; unite my heart to fear your name. This week, make this your prayer for all of us: for our leadership, for our next Senior Pastor, and for ourselves! Pray that God …

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Pastor to People: January 8, 2017

Date January 15, 2017
Author Dr. William P. Bertsche
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No matter where you are this morning in your plan to read God’s Word more consistently in 2017, I want to encourage you to keep going! Or, as needed, get going! J The difference reading God’s Word makes in your spiritual growth is difficult to overstate. Consider just …

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Pastor to People: January 15, 2017

Date January 15, 2017
Author Pastor Larry McCarthy Jr
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Tomorrow our nation acknowledges the extraordinary legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This national holiday and February’s Black History month require that we ask this question: What progress, if any have we made regarding race relations in the United States? Things certainly are better than they were 10 …

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The Role of the Church in a Trump Administration

Date January 13, 2017
Author Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer
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After the inauguration America is going to need the church more than ever! The election is long past, but the divisions remain—and some of these divisions exist within our churches. Which leads us to a pressing question: How can we as evangelicals be unified and have a credible witness …

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Senior Pastor Update: January 8, 2017

Date January 8, 2017
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The Search Committee is so grateful for your prayers and support throughout 2016. As we begin a new year and continue to evaluate potential candidates, please keep praying for wisdom, guidance, and discernment for the Committee, the Elders, and the search consultant firm with whom we are working. We know …

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D.L. Moody Weekly: "A Goal for the New Year"

Date January 1, 2017
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D.L. MoodyIsn’t it high time that the church got awake from its midnight slumber? Are there not five thousand Christians in this hall, and ain’t there someone among them that can lead a soul to Christ in the next week? 

I want to say to the Christians here that …

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Senior Pastor Update: January 1, 2017

Date January 1, 2017
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Let’s begin the new year by praying for our Search Committee: Berv Peterson (Chairman), Joseph Carré, Evan Price, Tom Sawyer, Greg Thornton, Ovi Tisler, Mimi Wagner, Phyllis Watkins, and Ruth Zahn. Let’s continue to pray for them as they work with the search firm, that the Lord would …

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Pastor to People: January 1, 2017

Date January 1, 2017
Author Dr. William P. Bertsche
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Happy New Year! With one more year under our belts, we are (to state the obvious) closer than ever to the return of Jesus Christ. Preparing people for His return is our priority at The Moody Church. It’s another way of saying that we “Celebrate the Joy of Changed …

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The One Resolution We Should Make - and Keep!

Date December 30, 2016
Author Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer
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As we enter 2017, millions of us will be making New Year’s resolutions that we will probably break before the end of January. Some promise themselves to lose weight, to exercise more, or to break a stubborn habit. Others, weary of broken promises, won’t make any resolutions at …

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