Good Friday Fun Facts

In light of Good Friday and Easter weekend, here are a few fun facts regarding both of these central Christian commemorative days. In the United States, 12 states observe Good Friday as a state holiday: Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Texas and Tennessee. Good Friday commemorates the […]

The Love of God

The past few weeks at Salem, we have been exploring the Hope we have in Christ. All throughout the Old Testament and New Testament, God reveals who He is and ultimately is revealed in His Son, Jesus. The mercy of the Lord flows out of His love. “But God, being rich in mercy, because of […]

Friday Fun Facts #25

This week has flown by for me. But that shouldn’t keep us from learning a little random trivia. Here are this Friday’s Fun Facts… Volleyball was invented in 1895 by William G. Morgan. John Milton used 8,000 different words in his poem, “Paradise Lost.” The tongue is the strongest muscle in the human body. The […]

The Songs We Sing

There are moments and seasons of our lives when we personally need to worship for the Spirit of God to encourage us and build us up. But Jesus shared in John 4, that He desires we be true worshippers and worship Him in Spirit and in Truth. What a joy and honor it is to […]