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Sunday 03.08.15

Time changes! Remember to set your clocks ahead 1 hour on Saturday night. This Sunday, join us for worship as we celebrate baptism and talk about Acts 14 "Discipleship is..."--as we see in the life of the early church, growing followers of Jesus involves sharing the gospel in a way that others can easily understand… Continue reading Sunday 03.08.15

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Weather update for 03.01.15

Church tomorrow: We will still have morning service for anyone who thinks they can make it at 1045. Do NOT get out and travel if you think it's too unsafe for you. No evening activities (Awana, Bible Study) For Sunday School, probably have some coffee, maybe doughnuts for anyone who shows up. Maybe a snow… Continue reading Weather update for 03.01.15

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Sunday 03.01.15

In Exodus 32-33 the people of Israel decided to bow down and worship a golden calf. Idolatry is ultimately at the root of all sins, and it's something that we still have to guard against today as we seek to follow Jesus (1 John 5:21). This Sunday we'll talk about how to deal with idol… Continue reading Sunday 03.01.15

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Sunday 02.22.15

This Sunday, we'll be looking at how God said his people would be his treasured possession, a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation if they would obey his commands. They couldn't; but Jesus did. Through Jesus, we become God's treasured possession, a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation. Exodus 19-20, 1 Peter 2:9-12… Continue reading Sunday 02.22.15

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Sunday 02.15.15

What does it mean to be a part of the community called church? We'll look this Sunday at the life of the early followers of Jesus in Acts 2:37-47. @945 Small Groups / Sunday School (all ages) @1045 Morning Worship @Noon Potluck dinner in gym @5pm Awana @6pm Adult Bible Study: Portrait of a Struggle… Continue reading Sunday 02.15.15

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Sunday 02.01.15

Hard to believe February is here already! This Sunday we'll be taking a broad glance at the life of Joseph in Genesis 37-50 and see from his example how to have faith when life is hard. Hope to see you there! @945 :: Sunday School / Small Groups (for all ages) @1045 :: Morning Worship… Continue reading Sunday 02.01.15

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Sunday 01.25.15

Jesus said, "I will build my church," and he does this through us and with us (the church is his people). This Sunday morning, we'll look at how Jesus builds his church from Matthew 16:13-28... Our foundation must be: Jesus is the Christ (16:13-23) Our lives must be wholly committed to him (16:24-28) Our invitation… Continue reading Sunday 01.25.15

2015-2016 Bible Challenge, news and updates, resources, sunday schedule

Sunday 01.18.15

The story of Abraham set's the stage for most everything else we read in the Bible. If we belong to Jesus, then we are the children of Abraham (the father of those who believe) and heirs of promise. Like Abraham, we are to trust God and his promises, even when those promises seem distant. Join… Continue reading Sunday 01.18.15

2015-2016 Bible Challenge, news and updates, sunday schedule

Sunday 01.04.15

This Sunday we kick off our sermon series to go along with our 2015-16 journey through the Bible. We start with the aptly titled "Beginnings," a look at what Genesis 1-3 teaches us about God and ourselves. The Bible is, first, God's story; second, the story of those who lived it; and third, our story.… Continue reading Sunday 01.04.15

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Do what makes you happy, but… (pastor’s blog)

It’s advice you sometimes hear people say: just do what makes you happy. On the one hand, it’s not terrible advice—happiness is better than walking around miserable all the time. But on the other hand, it leaves the door open to individualizing morality away from God’s holiness; and it turns happiness into a god of… Continue reading Do what makes you happy, but… (pastor’s blog)