Articles from Brentwood Baptist Church

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How A New Perspective Will Change Your Worship

How A New Perspective Will Change Your Worship

In Revelation 5, an incredible scene is laid out before John. The Father holds a scroll sealed with seven seals. John weeps in lament because no one is found worthy of opening it.  But then, the story takes an astounding turn. An elder has a conversation with John: “Do not weep. Look, the Lion from the tribe of Judah,... continue reading


The Christmas Miracle That Strengthened Our Faith

The Christmas Miracle That Strengthened Our Faith

It was Christmas Eve of 2001. My two siblings and I were excited for the season. We snuggled down into our beds, waiting for the thrill of the morning. We knew that as soon as the sun was up, we would sprint into the living room and begin to frantically tear apart the layers of perfectly wrapped paper, which was the... continue reading


The Importance of The Throne In Heaven

The Importance of The Throne In Heaven

Steven Covey, in his 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, famously wrote that, to be successful, we must “begin with the end in mind.” This is vital in the context of leadership or business endeavors. Starting an initiative and working towards the stated objective is the focus, not the other side-trails or distractions vying for our attention.  Paul... continue reading


4 Reasons to Enjoy All of The Christmas Music

4 Reasons to Enjoy All of The Christmas Music

Christmas! Tis the season to be jolly? Christmas evokes a vast array of emotions. It’s a season of dazzling lights, scented chocolates, amazing food, overabundance of presents, and precious family time. It’s full of peace, love, and joy. However, for many, Christmas can also be overwhelming, exhausting, or sad when loss is remembered and grief is... continue reading


The Unshakeable Destiny of the Most High God

The Unshakeable Destiny of the Most High God

Have ever waited for something, filled with anticipation and hope? And once you finally received it, you thought, "What in the world??" I must admit, there have been times in my life where I've thought, "I'm doing what God asked—check! I'm going to church—check! I'm reading my Bible—check! Okay, God--I'm ready for you... continue reading


5 Things Your Family Can Be Grateful for This Thanksgiving

5 Things Your Family Can Be Grateful for This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving most likely involves family—grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, parents, siblings, or children. Maybe Friendsgiving is your celebration of thanks this year, or a brother or sister in Christ is your closest family right now. No matter the family context, the gospel gives us much to be thankful for. For us, we’ve thought through lately how the gospel really... continue reading