We are excited to announce this retreat for young couples who have been married seven years or less.
Generally, most of the people who come have children getting older - nearing the age of marriage. Without fail, many of them say two things to us, first: “We sure wish we had known these things 20 years ago.” Second, they say: “Why don’t you do a marriage retreat for younger married couples in order to help them lay foundations? Then they won't say, 'I wish we had known these things 20 years ago.'”
Because of this, we have decided to hold a marriage retreat for young couples June 22-23 at our home in Wake Forest.
One of my hopes is that pastors in a region who embrace the sufficiency of Scripture will begin to know each other better and in turn, work together to advance the kingdom of Heaven in their communities.
To that end, the NCFIC would like to invite you to a luncheon for prayer, mutual encouragement, fellowship, and exhortation to be held on Wednesday, August 15, 2018, in Denver, Colorado.
In this course titled "Preaching With Precision & Power," Dr. Lawson will explore the mandate, meaning, marks, models, mechanics, and motivation of expository preaching. This event is designed for men who are serving in or considering various church leadership and pastoral roles. However, pastors' wives and those who teach in women's ministry occasionally attend.
There is no more worthy contemplation than Jesus Christ the Son of God. At this conference, we will be bringing in men who will explain from scripture, “The Glory of Jesus Christ.” This will be a most rewarding and blessed experience. Isaac Ambrose spoke beautifully of the value of beholding His glory:
“Christ is the whole of man's happiness, the sun to enlighten him the physician to heal him a wall of fire to defend him the friend to comfort him the pearl to enrich him the ark to support him the rock to sustain him under the heaviest pressures…”