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REACH OUT

At the beginning of this year we set our vision for 2021 as… Renew, Rebuild, Reach Out – Our Ministries, Our Facilities, Ourselves We looked to God for direction and provision as we were coming out of a year-long pandemic, knowing that we would need to spend some time in renewing and rebuilding ourselves and all […]

COME & SEE!

Come & See! “Jesus looked around and saw them following. “What do you want?” he asked them.  They replied, “Rabbi” (which means “Teacher”), “where are you staying?” “Come and see,” he said.”  John 1:38-39 (NLT) My maternal grandmother was a tough lady.  She worked hard and raised her five children as a single mother.  I […]

WHY MEMBERSHIP?

Why Membership? Every Christian should be an active member of a Christ-centered, Bible-based church in the area where you live, “for we are members of His body” (Ephesians 5:30).  This becomes where you worship, fellowship, and serve – your church family.  Membership opens doors of opportunity for you, including: Members may participate by voting in […]

YOU DO MATTER!

You Do Matter! Jesus told a story about a shepherd who had 100 sheep, but when 1 went missing, he went in search of the 1 lost sheep, until he found it and joyfully returned home with it.  But what if 100 were missing?  Imagine the challenge of trying to round up 100 missing sheep! […]

SPIRITUAL GIFTS

What Is a Spiritual Gift? A spiritual gift is an ability God gives to enable us to serve other people. Romans 12:3-8 and 1 Corinthians 12:1-31 describe the gifts given by the Holy Spirit. Ephesians 4:12-13 explains we serve others with our gift, “so that the body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in the faith […]