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To Be Like Jesus

The words of this old hymn rang loudly in many ways this week as we launched a new sermon and study series on the life of Christ. Children and adults singing Jesus Messiah, pastors and teachers proclaiming the many facets of Jesus, and servants ministering to others in Jesus’ name all demonstrated what it means to be a Christ follower. The Bible reminds us in Galatians 4:19, Romans 8:28-30, and 2 Corinthians 3:18 that we are to be formed, conformed,...

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The Wondrous Cross

When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast, Save in the death of Christ my God! All the vain things that charm me most, I sacrifice them to His blood. See from His head, His hands, His feet, Sorrow and love flow mingled down! Did e’er such love and sorrow meet, Or thorns compose...

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Reaching, Growing, Equipping and Empowering Survey

Buckle Up! This is a first for the Sunday Drive – I am asking those who can to take a few moments to respond to five questions that will help me further shape the JourneyOn Discipleship Strategy. We will collate responses with those of the Discipleship Staff to help us gain insight into our understanding of discipleship and spiritual formation. Even if you don’t have the time to answer every question, please respond to those you can as any and...

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As We Go

Buckle Up! This week I was in a meeting concerning weather closings. At the meeting one of the participants asked “If this was the first incident of the year would we do anything different”? The question on my mind was “what have we learned through this process that is making us better at making these decisions”? Later that afternoon the Spirit reminded me that the question should be asked about our spiritual life also. “What have we learned through this...

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Right Now Media

Buckle Up! With the inclement weather last week it stands to reason that some of you may have missed the email or announcement concerning RIGHT NOW MEDIA. This drive is dedicated to helping you understand our goal in sharing this resource with you and our church family. As you know the JourneyOn Discipleship strategy embraces five ways to move toward Christlikeness. These include (1) LIFE Groups (2) Focus Studies (3) Self-Guided Resources (4) e-learning and (5) Mentor Relationships. Several months...

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