Bucks County and Private Back Yards

It’s become apparent that I need to clarify a statement made in a sermon a few months ago. Back in September, we were studying a topic that is heavy on my heart and the hearts of our elders: reaching the lost in Bucks County, especially those who have never heard the gospel. And we did…

The Day After Any Election

“Some trust in chariots, some trust in horses, we trust in the name of the Lord our God.” (Psalm 20:7) Hilltown family, I want to encourage you as we process our thoughts on the result of yesterday’s election, regardless of which candidate you hoped would win. It’s a good day to be a Christian God’s word…

Hilltown Thanksgiving 2012

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, What do giving and thanksgiving have to do with each other? Hilltown celebrates Thanksgiving each year by giving above and beyond the normal “tenth” of our income.  But why? Why do we do this? And why at Thanksgiving in particular? Israel went through a transition similar to our own—a new season of worship, and…

A New Ministry Season

Here I raise my Ebenezer; Hither by Thy grace I’ve come. This year has been the start of a new season at Hilltown in many ways, and we would miss out if we didn’t recognize it for what it is. When Cairn University’s Dr. Todd Williams spoke to us in August about the appropriate place…