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Building Relationships- Part 4 New Year’s Resolutions Worth Making

This is the fourth and final part of our series New Year’s Resolutions Worth Making.  Part 1 was about Bible Intake, Part 2 about Communing with God in Prayer, and Part 3 An MRI for your Heart. Back in college,  I used to really be into weightlifting. I know that’s hard to believe, but I’ve ...

An MRI for our heart- Part 3 New Years Resolutions Worth Making

This is part 3 of our series New Year’s Resolutions Worth Making.  Part 1 was on Bible intake and part 2 on Communing with God in Prayer  On July 3, 1977 the first MRI exam was performed.  This was a revolutionary moment as it provided doctors with one of the first non invasive methods for ...

Christ Church Sunday Service Preview 1/17/21- Attendance Increase

Hi Friends, With so much politic unrest in our country, God in his kind providence has us studying a passage of Luke that speaks directly to how we can experience peace.  God has got a good word for us and I’m looking forward to hearing it through Pastor Ian. Also, with the new guidance given ...

Communing with God in prayer- Part 3 New Year’s Resolutions Worth Making

This is part two of our blog series “New Year’s Resolutions Worth Making”. Here’s part 1 about Bible Intake  In our hyperactive culture the ability to spend time in prayer is becoming increasingly hard.  We always have something else to do that keeps us from praying, or something else on our mind that distracts us ...

Christ Church Sunday Preview 1/10/21

Hi Friends, As we start this New Year we are going to see Jesus teach us a parable about what He wants us to do while we wait for His return.  When the Lord speaks about our purpose in life, that’s a message calls for our attention! Also, Hannah McCurley is going to be joining ...

Midweek Miscellanous

Midweek Miscellanies (1/7) – An assortment of articles, book recommendations, blog posts, podcasts and other links that we hope you find helpful. The Gospel in a Democracy Under Assault: Russell Moore with some helpful thoughts about our call as believers in light of yesterday’s events, and the overall climate of our culture. Podcast Pick: I enjoyed this ...

Bible Intake- Part 1 New Year’s Resolutions Worth Making

I’m a big fan of Costco.  It’s a magical place.  You can get anything there from cheese to car tires, t-shirts to t-balls.  However, they do have one problem.  Their milk containers are terrible.  These containers have an innovative design to maximize their stackability allowing them to  be shipped faster and lowering their price.  That ...

Christ Church Sunday Service Preview 1/3/21

Hi Friends, I can’t wait to kick of the New Year worshiping God with you this Sunday.  We are picking back up in Luke and going over one of my favorite stories in all of the gospels.  I think God has an important word for us to help us start this New Year out strong.  ...

Annual Spiritual Health Check Up

Hi Friends, In 2020 we have all become a lot more conscious about our health and hygiene.  Some of you have to take daily temperatures for your jobs.  Hand washing posters are everywhere. No shirt, no service signs have been replaced with no mask, no service.  And if you want to clear a way through ...