From Dryers to Donuts- When the monotonous becomes meaningful

As Christians, we should desire to know and perform God’s will for our life each day. We are to ask Him to direct our steps and trust that everything which He allows into our life is according to His divine purpose.  Often, when we lay our heads on our pillows at night, it is...
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What is a Baptist?

So what is a Baptist anyway? Though not a complete list of everything which Baptists believe, the acrostic below should be helpful in outlining what a traditional Baptist believes. At Emmaus Road Baptist Church, we are an independent Baptist church. That means that we are not a...
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Two Disciples and a Stranger

Where is Emmaus Road?

“You can’t get there from here!” Perhaps you have already done a quick search on your phone to find Emmaus Rd. If you ask a cab driver to take you to Emmaus Road in the Bronx, I guarantee you He is not going to find it. That is because Emmaus Road is not a street in the Bronx....
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Tired of the Rat Race?

Whether we are familiar with that terminology or not, we are all familiar with the sense that we are in endless pursuit of something which we cannot find. According to Wikipedia, a rat race is an “endless, self- defeating, or pointless pursuit.” Imagine a bunch of rats running...
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Relationship with god

A Personal God

Why me? Why would an infinite God even want a personal relationship with someone like me? Honestly, I don’t think that I can answer that question. Yet He is very clear in showing that He really does want me. It is not that I am such a great person and God desires me because of...
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