On Sunday Mike was given the opportunity to preach and teach on missions at Grace Presbyterian Church in Fallbrook, CA. During the service Mike preached a message on the role of the modern church in missions. He encouraged every member of the church to be obedient to Scripture and to be actively involved in missions, […]
“May desert tribes bow down before him, and his enemies lick the dust!” – Psalm 72:9 The first part of this psalm talks of the prosperity of king Solomon, but it goes on to reference the anticipation of another king, the forthcoming Messiah. It proclaims the residents of the Horn of Africa and the Arabian […]
This past week Mike, Anthony, and David (team West Coast) attended a major MTW missions training in North Carolina. They attended Living In Grace, which is a mandatory training for all new MTW missionaries. They attended the training with an eye toward hosting it in California in the future. David attended the training as an […]
The MTW West Coast team (Mike, Anthony, David) is in North Carolina this week. We are in the mountains at a resort participating in a missions training with 20 other MTW staff and missionaries. All week we have been keeping an eye on Hurricane Florence, and it has been heading toward the Carolinas. It is […]
“And my tongue will talk of your righteous help all the day long, for they have been put to shame and disappointed who sought to do me hurt.” – Psalm 71:24 This is a rare psalm in that it has no title. This song of lament is concerned with old age and of the daily […]
Mike Pettengill: New Blog Post: "Mike Preaches Missions In Fallbrook" The members and leadership of Grace were very receptive to Mik… https://t.co/jxDJkH5BZX
Mike Pettengill: It is by loving and serving other sinners how we show our adoration for Christ.
Mike Pettengill: “Of all things, guard against neglecting God in the secret place of prayer.” - William Wilberforce
Mike Pettengill: Being a Christian is about absolutely following Christ, not being moral. Good works do come from following Christ, but they are not ours.