THE EXAMPLE OF FAITH CHURCH

< 1 minute The ministry of Faith Church in Lafayette, IN has provided to Paramount Church an excellent model of ministry. Since the first planting of Paramount, we have emulated many principles, values, and strategies. Throughout the difficult season in the pandemic, Faith Church has shown biblical creativity, commitment to the Word of God, and love for their local community. …

HOW WILL YOU DIE ON THAT HILL?

5 min to read How you die on a hill says a lot about your view of Jesus, yourself, and the world. We use this cliché all the time to explain ourselves. This is a hill to die on. That’s not a hill to die on. And so forth. The cliché assumes a hill has only one purpose: death. But …

HOW TO HAVE ASSURANCE WHEN LIFE IS UNCERTAIN

2 min to read Right now, most people feel uncertain about almost everything. A few people claim they are certain about everything, but in reality, they are just as uncertain as the rest. We don’t know what we will do tomorrow. We don’t know what others will do tomorrow. In many ways, we don’t even know what God will do …

WORSHIP SERVICE ATTENDANCE UPDATE

Dear Paramount Members and Guests, After careful consideration over the last month, we’ve decided to adjust our Sunday attendance. This coming Sunday, July 26, our morning worship will take place in the sanctuary AND in the ABF Room (aka Fellowship Hall).  All church members and guests are invited to attend church every Sunday, with the ABF Room utilized as an …

Church Work Day

This Saturday, July 18th join us in serving our church by helping work around the building and yard.

Church Attendance Update

Paramount Family, As of today, Coronavirus numbers continue to climb and it seems that new guidance is released every day. Some parts of our community are opening back up while others are shutting their doors again. As pastors we remain committed to both the physical and spiritual health of our church family and our neighbors. We know that this is …

SUCH PATIENCE IS IN LOVE

Yesterday, I quoted in my sermon a poem by William Cowper. Perhaps most famous for his hymn “God Moves in A Mysterious Way,” Cowper walked a dark and heavy road. His life was plagued by depression, thoughts and even attempt of suicide. But the grace of God carried William forward, and drew from his heart a gospel refrain. Read the …

WITH OUR HEAD IN THE CLOUDS

I love to lie outside in the grass, To watch the clouds in the sky as they pass. I love to imagine the shapes that I see. Some look like animals and people to me. I’ve seen turtles, chipmunks, and cuddly bears. I once saw a monkey that lost all his hair. Some clouds are thick and some are thin. …

GRACE-FILLED CHURCH MEMBERS MAKE THE DIFFERENCE

Tomorrow we begin our slow return to regular corporate worship at Paramount Church! I’m thankful for church members who have expressed in text, and email, and in person their support, understanding, love, and joyful cooperation during a challenging time for the church. They have honored, supported, encouraged, advised, spoken well of, defended, and spoken well of their leaders. Pastors experience …