A Time for Prayer
February 6th, 2024
Week three of my sabbatical focused on a trip to Oregon for the Pastor’s Prayer Summit. Thirty years ago, a group of pastors and I who had already been praying together an hour a week every week for o...
Routines & Disciplines
January 30th, 2024
Sabbatical Week Two My word for the year is “Discipline.” It was something that struck me when I taught the Ministry Leadership Course last Fall (I’m excited for Justin to teach it this Spring!). In o...
January 23rd, 2024
SABBATICAL HAS BEGUN . . . One week down and seven to go!I thought the video produced to share the news of my sabbatical was GREAT! It was so funny that some of the punch lines couldn’t be heard in ch...
WE NEED YOU
December 11th, 2023
Have you noticed what God has been doing this Fall? Since the first of October, we have been experiencing an all-time record in our adult worship attendance! GOD IS AT WORK!!!There are two days that a...
How Can I Help?
November 10th, 2023
WHAT ARE WE GOING TO DO?We have had three Sundays recently that were among our highest 3-service attendances ever! (outside of Easter and Christmas)On 1 October, 584 adults were in our worship gatheri...
'Tis the Season
October 6th, 2023
You may not be ready to see Christmas decorations popping up in stores, but for us, it’s time for Operation Christmas Child to get underway so that they gifts of God’s love can reach the arms of child...
August 31st, 2023
PRAY that God will use our efforts “For the One” whose life will be changed by our love for Jesus and how His love will flow through us out into our community on that day!Here’s what you need to know ...
Love in Action
August 26th, 2023
PROJECT SERVE NEXT SUNDAY!We all probably agree that a healthy church is not confined to the four walls of its building.Well, Project Serve is the event that helps accomplish that for us!Because NEXT ...
...but to Serve
August 17th, 2023
PROJECT SERVEBeginning in 2015, with the exception of one year (2017), we have canceled our regular worship gatherings to go serve in our surrounding neighbors.The Golden Acres community has been espe...
Are You a "Prepper"?
July 26th, 2023
PREPARING FOR GLSNothing easier to forgo than to an unknown blessing but please don’t let this blessing pass you by!1. REGISTERIt’s not too late! Sure you missed the discounts but the biggest loss wil...
We Are Christ's Ambassadors
July 21st, 2023
June 24th, 2022 was a day in history to remember. NEVER did I expect to see in my lifetime Roe v. Wade being overturned! What an incredible moment and I look forward to hearing stories of the lives of...
July 6th, 2023
HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT CHURCH CONNECT?This is another “because you gave” event. On February 28, over seventy people from eleven different churches gathered in our building for two hours of fellowship, w...