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Children's Ministry Updates

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Farwell to Kyle and Martha this Weekend! This weekend will be Kyle and Martha Schafer’s last weekend with us before they move on Monday! They are moving to the Albuquerque area where Kyle has joined his dad in the family business. I want to take a moment in one of our gatherings this...

Be Relentless

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Christmas Offering I am SO grateful to God that we have been able to not only provide Pastor A with the vehicle he has so badly needed, but also with a significant amount of money for urgent disaster relief! I have prayed a long time for God to provide both and He did through you in the...

Our 2018 Theme

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Our 2018 Theme . . . What do you think is the next step in the development of our church? Past Themes for TMCC Ready Yourself (2010) Reaching Out, Touching Lives, Growing People (2011) Fully-Engaged (2012) Building Faith (2013) Storyteller (2014) Refire (2015) Authentic Faith...

2018 Staff Changes

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 Jesus replied, “. . . I will build my church, and all the powers of hell will not conquer it. Matthew 16:17a-18b (NLT) God has done a marvelous job of building Thunder Mountain Community Church and making sure we have everything we need each step of the way! Jared, our Creative Arts...

Merry Christmas!

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What does Christmas mean to you?  Cliches aside.  We all know “Jesus is the reason for the season”, but what does THIS Christmas mean to you? As a child, it was the movie camera rolling to capture my surprise at what was under the tree Christmas morning...that wasn’t...

Christmas Offering & Elder Rotation

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CHRISTMAS OFFERING Local: Care Net Pregnancy Center of Cochise County When people are faced with an unwanted pregnancy, there is such fear (and sometimes shame) that they are vulnerable to decisions that will be greatly regretted later. As I stated in our gatherings a few weekend, the Pro-Life...

Elder Selection Process

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In October, you were asked to recommend men whom you thought would serve well as elders of TMCC.  Specifically, men who understand the uniquenesses of this church and would lead us to fulfill the purposes God created us for. The men you recommended (who were not already on staff), were...

Engage 101 & Christmas Eve!

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Ready for Engage 101?! Why did engage! go away? Bottom line: it stopped being effective.  There was too much information being presented at one time, and new Ministry Partners weren’t being assimilated into the life and ministry of TMCC as well as we had desired. What’s...