Sherwood Oaks Blog

One Life Update

Posted by Nancy Barrow on

How's it going with your OneLife?   We encourage our Life Groups to continue praying for and supporting one another as we reach out to our One Life's.  For each one of us, the progress will look and feel different.  Some might be experiencing joys and progress while others...

Christmas Devos: Mary

Posted by Lana Meadows on

Mary - A Change of Plans by Lana Meadows Dec 11, 2019   Have you ever faced a large situation that is life changing? How did that make you feel?   Imagine, you are a teenager and busy making plans for your upcoming wedding.  Then, one night everything changes. You love God and...

Minute Messages - 11/14 & 11/21

Posted by Tom Ellsworth on

Listen to Audio In our hectic world, it is hard to keep our priorities straight.  The overwhelming daily distractions make it difficult to stay focused on the important matters of life.  Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message. Have you...

Minute Messages 12/5 and 12/12

Posted by Tom Ellsworth on

Listen to the Audio 12/5 Well, we’ve entered that season when on any given day the meteorologists may warn us about an impending snow.  So far, we’ve had only a light dusting and a few flurries, but more snow is inevitable.  Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks...

Christmas Devos: Joy

Posted by Janet Wingard on

This week of Advent we reflect on Joy! Here are my thoughts from the week! I always love to pour over the verses that describe the birth of Jesus. I let my imagination take hold and I find myself in the midst of that glorious night. This week I stepped into the world of the shepherds who were...

Christmas Devos: Evergreen

Posted by Maggie Mobley on

This time of year many of us have a Christmas tree in our house. Some of us have real trees, while others of us have artificial trees. Most will adorn lights and handmade ornaments. While the Christmas tree tradition started within the last few hundred years, evergreen branches have been used...

Christmas Devos: Joseph

Posted by Lana Meadows on

Joseph - A Man of Honor, Protection and Sacrifice "Joseph, her fiancé, was a good man and did not want to disgrace her publicly, so he decided to break the engagement quietly." Matthew 1:19  After Mary was visited by the angel, she went to see Elizabeth who was in her sixth month...

Christmas Devos: Peace

Posted by Janet Wingard on

As we approach the second week of Advent we will pause and focus on the Prince of Peace who came to Earth to give us His peace!  Here are a few thoughts from my Advent study this week. Perfect peace comes from knowing the Prince of Peace, being near to Him, and trusting him...

Christmas Devos: Christmas Without Filters

Posted by Marsha Turner-Shear on

Key Verse: John 1:29Scripture Reading: Matthew 11:1-15 In That's a Great Question, Glenn Pearson writes that some people don’t see Jesus clearly because they view Him through filters. These filters today include agnosticism, atheism, and selective Christian theology, among many more. The...

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