Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2013’

Upcoming Opportunities

What’s Happening at 8:45am every Sunday? Some weeks ago we began to gather our Sunday volunteers in the foyer from 8:45 – 9:00. We meet for prayer, we share the vision for the day and enjoy some coffee, fruit or savory snacks, depending on what is provided on the day. We have been encouraging those not on any serving schedule …

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Show You Believe by Belonging

The Bible says a Christian without a church home is like an organ without a body, a sheep without a flock, or a child without a family. It is an unnatural state. The Bible says, “You belong in God’s household with every other Christian.” (Ephesians 2:19b LB) Today’s culture of independent individualism has created many spiritual orphans – “bunny believers” …

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BreakOut 2013

WOW!  What a weekend!  24 middle schoolers & 5 adult leaders from CalTab, amidst a crowd of about 500 other students from all over the region – the ringing of my ears from screaming middle school girls, the smell of axe deodorant & stinky feet from the boys, and only 9 hours of sleep during the weekend still haunts me!! BUT… …

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Don’t Just Believe. Belong!

You are called to belong, not just believe. Even in the perfect, sinless environment of Eden, God said, “It is not good for man to be alone.” (Genesis 2:18 NIV) We are created for community, fashioned for fellowship, and formed for a family, and none of us can fulfill God’s purposes by ourselves. The Bible knows nothing of solitary saints …

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Church Family: Lab for Love

A church family moves you out of self-centered isolation. The local church is the classroom for learning how to get along in God’s family. It is a lab for practicing unselfish love. As a participating member you learn to care about others and share the experiences of others: “If one part of the body suffers, all the other parts suffer …

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