Striving to be a good Samaritan
Many of us are in blended families. Most of us didn’t plan it that way, nor would we have.
Recently, over 120 people from our youth and family groups across the Church attended a “Cyber Safety” workshop. It highlighted the fact that technology is has brought about many benefits to society, however, serious concerns have arisen due to the freedom and accessibility given to children and parents alike. From the abundance of information given, here are a few of the key [...]
This year, and every year, teens that have made the commitment to being a baptized disciple are given the opportunity to attend a very special event catered to high school junior and seniors. In church vernacular, this event is known as “church prom“, but what does that mean anyway? As you can imagine, making Jesus Lord in high school is a very [...]
In the book of Titus, Paul writes: “The reason I left you [Titus] in Crete was that you might put in order what was left unfinished and appoint elders in every town, as I directed you. 6An elder must be blameless, faithful to his wife, a man whose children believe and are not open to the charge of being wild and [...]
Guest post by Steve Kinnard Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear; Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come. – William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, Act 2, scene 2 Tertullian [...]
Recently in one of our weekly Mission teen bible talks, Jeremy asked the teens if they were getting bored. He didn’t mean with his bible lesson that night, he meant with our meetings in general. Although these teenagers have great hearts to show up every week to church services, events, and weekly bible talks, it seemed they always “knew what [...]