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Story Saturday: Transformation to Recovery End of Year Report

Hi Friends, Our addictions ministry, TTR, just published an end of year report and it is so encouraging and inspiring to see all that God has done.  I’d encourage you to take a look and have your faith stirred. TTR-A-Year-in-review-2019

Christ Church Sunday Preview 12/8/19

Hi Friends, There are so many things that can cause us to fear isn’t there?  What’s going to happen with this relationship?  What’s going on with my finances?  What’s going on with my health?  What about my spouse or children, or parents?  The list of things that can lead us to stress seems to be ...

Sex Education

I interrupt your holiday festivities to give a post specifically for parents.  Parents, I just saw a stat that should freak you out.  The average age a child will first be exposed to pornograpgy is 8.  That needs to get our attention. If we aren’t talking to our kids about sex, then we are leaving ...

Christ Church Sunday Service Preview 12/1/19

Hi Friends, I love the tradition of giving thanks for something on Thanksgiving.  What did you give thanks for this year?  We can be thankful for all kinds of things, but something that I think we don’t always think about is; who is it that we are giving thanks to? Giving thanks means that there ...

Can God save Neighborhoods?

A friend of mine posted this on his blog and when I read it, I knew I had to share it with you. Can God save Neighborhoods? by Tim Shorey Jonah 3:4 5 10—“Jonah began to go into the city, going a day’s journey. And he called out, ‘Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall be overthrown!’ And the ...

Sunday Follow Up

Hi Friends, Below is some follow up to our Sunday Service.  I hope it serves you continue to engage the truth that was taught. Also, as you do your holiday shopping, I want you to know that if you shop on Amazon you can use Amazon Smile to help support Christ Church. Just click on ...

Story Saturday: God is in the details

This past Sunday we welcomed 21 new members into our church family and each of their stories is an incredible story of God’s amazing grace.  Below is one of the stories of how God brought a person to our church.  What I love about this story is that it really shows the importance of two ...

Sunday Service Preview 11/24/19

Hi Friends, I’m excited for another great Sunday Service at Christ Church.  I believe the Lord wants to meet us as we fellowship with one another, sing together, pray together, hear God’s word preached together and celebrate the Lord’s supper together.  This Sunday we are going to see Jesus teaching his disciples how to be ...

It takes people to reach people

It takes people to reach people. The truth (that you see again and again in scripture) has really been driven home to me as we get ready to welcome in some new members to Christ Church. As I meet with people and hear their story about how they came to faith and why they want ...

Sunday Follow Up

Hi Friends, It was great to be together yesterday.  It was awesome to hear the testimony of Kate and all that God did to bring her to our church and to see 21 new members added.  Wow!  God is good and He is on the move in our neighborhood.  Below are some application questions from ...