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The latest posts from our pastoral staff and elders. We pray that what you find here spurs you on toward love for Christ and people.

Sylvania On The Radio!

Sylvania On The Radio!

Sylvania Is Coming To A Radio Near You! Starting this Sunday morning, September 6 at 8:30 AM (Central Time), Sylvania will be on the radio! We have partnered with The Well to have sermons broadcast on Sunday mornings. The radio will be playing the sermon series on...

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Sylvania Church COVID-19 Plans

Sylvania Church COVID-19 Plans

Sylvania Family and Friends, The elders met last night and discussed what things need to look like for the next several weeks. Per the CDC recommendation, there is a suggested 8-week break from social gatherings larger than 50 people (one recommendation moved that...

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When God Seems Far Away – Psalm 10:1

When God Seems Far Away – Psalm 10:1

Recently, some members of our church walked through Donald Whitney’s Praying the Bible. Today, I am including a short prayer based out of Psalm 10:1: (NAS): Why do You stand afar off, O Lord? Why do You hide Yourself in times of trouble? God, often I cannot feel your...

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An Open Letter To Lauren Daigle

An Open Letter To Lauren Daigle

Hi Lauren, You don't know me. We have never met and probably never will. My name is Phillip. I am a husband (of almost 18 years), a father of 3 boys, and have been in pastoral ministry for more than 20 years. I have two advanced degrees in Church History and Theology....

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