Four Reasons Why Two Are Better Than One

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Ecclesiastes 4:9 says: “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor:” Why are two better than one? Obviously, it is not always true that two are better than one. On some occasions, two people together can be more destructive … Read more

Say Goodbye to Bitterness


Bitterness….We all wrestle with it, but it is toxic for our souls. Acts 8:23 says: “For I see that you are poisoned by bitterness.” AHHH!!! How can we avoid bitterness? Not only does the Bible tell us that bitterness is toxic, it also tells you and I … Read more

How Do You Measure Your Blessings?

Some soul filling thoughts to consider this holiday season. If someone were to ask, “Are you blessed?”, you would likely start taking an inventory of the stuff you have: friends, family, fortune, food , fun. I know I likely would. After examining your material and … Read more

Children’s Ministry Safety Procedures

Our children’s ministry staff has been working diligently to prepare for a safe re-opening of our kid’s classes. We wanted to inform parents and guardians of the expectations we desire to maintain in our classrooms. Please read through the following safety guidelines and procedures and … Read more

Reopening Guidelines

Updated 4.8.21 We recognize that this has been a season of many unknowns. It’s our heart’s desire to provide a safe place for you to worship and be encouraged by the truth of God’s word. Here are some general guidelines that ABC has committed to … Read more

Regarding 2020 Grace Haven Bible Camp

Special Announcement Regarding 2020 Grace Haven Bible Camp The SITUATION: We regret to inform you that recent developments in the Covid-19 pandemic have caused us to make some last minute alterations to our camp plan this year. When we decided to move forward with camp … Read more

13 Concise Reasons to Believe in the Resurrection

The resurrection is central to Christianity. One might say it is Christianity’s defining truth. The Apostle Paul said, “If Christ has not been raised, your faith is worthless…” (1 Corinthians 15:17) In recognition to the centrality of the resurrection, here are 13 concise reasons why … Read more

COVID-19 ABC Update 3-18-20

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Help us help our community. Watch the video below for ideas on how you can provide relief to those impacted by the Corona Virus. Follow us on YouTube for mid-week podcasts by Nathaniel Wall and Wayne Staker, plus Refuge Youth Group video lessons by Lincoln … Read more

Responding to the Coronavirus

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While we don’t claim to be perfect at dealing with pandemics, here is ABC’s current plan in response to the Coronavirus. Please give us grace and know our plan can change as the Coronavirus fluctuates. We will update you with changes through our Alpine Bible … Read more

Reading List for 2020

Reading List 2020

Occasionally people get curious about what I am reading (in addition to my daily Bible reading). If you are interested in my 2020 reading plan, below you will find some of the books on my list according to the month I plan to complete it. … Read more