To the Ends of the Earth

This week we continue this teaching series with the message, To the Ends of the Earth.  God‘s desire is that everyone accept His Son, Jesus Christ, and Christ alone, for the forgiveness of sin. Across all lines – no barriers – everyone has access to God, through Jesus, by the power of the Holy Spirit. Sunday’s message will be taken …

Living as a Resident Alien

This week, we welcome Dr. John Reitz as our guest speaker.  Dr. Reitz will continue this series with the message, Living as a Resident Alien. Alien – a foreign national living on an official basis in a country of which they are not a citizen. For three years, Dr. Reitz has lived as a resident alien in the Middle East. His …

The Language of Redemption

Youth and Young Adult Pastor, Steve Mann, will continue the One God – One Mission series.  Pastor Steve will speak from both Genesis and Acts in sharing the message, The Language of Redemption    

One God – One Mission

This Sunday, I’ll begin a new teaching series based on the Book of Acts. What is the Mission of the Church? Better yet, what is the Mission of God? The Christian Faith affirms there is one God who has one overarching Mission in this world: to reconcile the world to Himself, freeing His creation from the grip of sin. One God – One …

Launched From a Solid Foundation

This Sunday we welcome Pastor Dave Musser, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, as our guest speaker. Dave will share the message, Launched From a Solid Foundation.  Food, Clothing and Shelter are often listed as the three basic needs of humanity.  Next Sunday, we will explore the three emotional needs of every child: Belong, Worth/Value and Competency.  As these needs are met …

Playing it Safe: The Ultimate Risk in the Kingdom

We welcome Dr. Craig Sider as our guest speaker.  Currently the President of MOVEMENT.ORG, Dr. Sider is also a former Bishop of the BIC’s Atlantic Conference.  He will share the message, Playing it Safe :  The Ultimate Risk in the Kingdom.  Jesus invites us to a life of adventure. Adventure occurs by taking what God has placed in our hands as individuals, …

Learning to Walk…all over again ( Prayer)

Pastor Amanda will share Part Two of the message, Learning to Walk…all over again.  As a follower of Christ, this means learning a new posture and a new dependency on God, rather than the externals of life. If God loves us so much, then why don’t we spend more time with Him? We’ll learn how the context of GOD’S LOVE not only invites us but keeps us on our knees in …

The Power of S.H.A.P.E.

This week we’ll wrap up Serve One, Worship One with the message, The Power of S.H.A.P.E.  Week Two of the S.H.A.P.E. Tour will also take place in the lobby before, in between and after services.  All of the Ministries of the church will be represented and you are invited to stop by each table to learn more about where your S.H.A.P.E. might be …

Serve One, Worship One

This week we begin the two-week message series, Serve One, Worship One. This is all about what the local church can be when everyone discovers their gifts, their passions, their abilities, their personalities, their life experiences, and uses them to God’s honor and glory. “Every local churchgoer has a choice to make. He can park in his usual spot in the church …

Learning to Walk…all over again

Pastor Amanda will be speaking this Sunday and will share the message, Learning to Walk…all over again. With our first birth, we learned to walk—usually within the first 12-18 months. Most were dependent on the external hands of mom or dad. But in our second birth (as a Christ follower) we are given a new posture and a new dependency …