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4 Ways to Grow With Your Small Group During Summer

Jay Gordon
Enjoy. Serve. Learn. Pray.
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Sunday Recap 6/17/18

Daniel Renstrom
Before we sang "In Tenderness," we spent time thinking about how we not only call out to God in thankfulness, but we also cry out to Him for help. Check out the exhortation Pastor Daniel gave this...
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A Perfect Father

Brook Hills
Being a parent is hard. Parenting a toddler is particularly hard. It’s not so much the work or being woken up in the night, or reading the same book over and over again that gets to me, though....
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Sunday Recap 6/10/18

Daniel Renstrom
We had the joy of singing a hymn together on Sunday that has strengthened an sustained worshipers for almost 200 years. Holy Holy Holy is such recognizable hymn, yet there is a picture of God in this...
Global,  Stories

Shepherding God's Church to the Nations

Brook Hills
A shepherd’s primary responsibilities are to feed the sheep sound, biblical truth as the Bible reveals it to us and to equip the saints for the ministry. I think faithfully teaching the whole...
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Sunday Recap 6/3/18

Daniel Renstrom
Before we sang Man Of Sorrows on Sunday, I talked about how that song came from Isaiah 52 and 53. The first two verses of that song allude so beautifully to the Isaiah passage... ...
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Answered Prayers for the Arundo

Chris Kinsley
As we drove through block after block of high rise apartments, each one looking the same as the next, we prayed, “Father save these people! Show us how to find the Arundo in this place. Please,...
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Sunday Setlist 6/3/18

Audrie Appel
We are looking forward to worship this Sunday as we begin our new sermon series called Seeing God in the Psalms. We also have the opportunity to hear from and pray for missionaries JD and JJ who...
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Hope from Sacrifice

Chris Kinsley
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Sunday Setlist 5/27/18

Matt Powell
Hey Faith Family! As we look forward to gathering with one another on Sunday, our worship staff wanted to give you some resources that will help you prepare your heart to hear God's word as well as...
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Why We Sing the Gospel

Audrie Appel
We gather together every Sunday as a body of believers and sing songs about the gospel. Why do we do this every single week? ...
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Sunday Recap 5/20/18

Daniel Renstrom
Something evident in Scripture is the idea that motivation for Christian obedience is grounded in our identity as a blood-bought, redeemed, child of God. Think of places like Colossians 3:12. ...
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A Lesson in Lowliness

Chris Kinsley
Haughtiness and pride create an attitude that anyone who has hurt us should feel equally as bad as they made us feel. Haughtiness sneers, “How dare they hurt me,” as if we are superior to others....
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Sunday Setlist 5/20/18

Audrie Appel
This Sunday, we will continue the Connect With God series and dig into how God guides us. At the end of our gathering, we will have the opportunity to affirm our elder candidates. Check out the songs...
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Sunday Recap 5/13/18

Audrie Appel
On Sunday, after we sang "Bless the Lord (Son of Man)", Pastor Daniel led us to remember Psalm 103 and Isaiah 53. ...
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Why We Don't Do Closed Groups, Part 2

Jay Gordon
In the last blog post, I explained that having open groups allow us to be outwardly focused and help group members grow spiritually as they serve, share the good news and disciple others. If you...
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A Life Turned Upside Down

Chris Kinsley
Three years ago, God made me a mom and changed my life forever. In 2015, I was 34 and single and trying to figure out what I was supposed to be doing with my life. I had no idea the plans He had.
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Sunday Setlist 5/13/18

Matt Powell
This Sunday we will be continuing our Connect With God series. Pastor Matt is going to be talking about how we can be sure of our faith and we will have the privledge to pray with and for the moms of...
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Sunday Recap 5/6/18

Daniel Renstrom
Before we sang His Mercy Is More yesterday, we spent time thinking about how often the Bible talks about God’s delight in showing mercy. Think about Exodus 34 when Moses asks God to show him his...
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Outside the Comfort Zone

Cassie Moore
There are times when you land in a foreign country, heart aflame with the gospel and ready to go forth spreading the good news, and things don’t go quite as planned.
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The Urgency of Prayer

Cassie Moore
“Prayer is such an important part of my walk with Christ,” says Donna Kendrick, a member of our faith family. “Praying for my family, friends, church, and nation is a privilege that I do not...
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Oaks of Righteousness

Brook Hills Contributor
So here I was – God had me pinned to the mat. I could do nothing but obey and submit.
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Because He First Loved Us

Dawn Stephens
Special Needs Ministry is as varied and yet similar as the people who make up our church and community. A special need can be any physical, developmental, or mental challenge that affects anyone –...
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The Prodigal Son, Dr. Suess, and an Inflatable Pig

Brook Hills Contributor
My first experience with Rock the Block (RTB) can only be labeled as exceptionally unexpected. We were in the first year of our Small Group’s existence, and we organized our inaugural RTB week in...
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