Archives for May 2015

Church-Wide Breakfast this Sunday

In celebration of the time change for Sunday mornings, we are having a Church-Wide Breakfast, this Sunday, May 31 at 8:15 am in the gym. We will eat and fellowship and then go to Sunday School in your regular class. Make your plans to attend and bring your favorite breakfast item to share! … [Read more...]

Let’s Come Together and Grow Together

We are excited about a change in the Sunday morning schedule which begins this Sunday morning. Under the theme, "Come Together, Grow Together," Sunday School will begin at 9:00 a.m. and the morning worship will begin at 10:15 a.m. This schedule requires all of us to adjust some of our usual routine on Sunday morning, but all of us can experience a new opportunity for fellowship and togetherness. All change is threatening and is often met with some fear. Change is never easy, but it is amazing … [Read more...]

Stand Firm in Him!

Wow!  I'm awed by what God does in corporate worship! Of course God uses individuals to draw our attention towards Him in worship, but true Worship only occurs when we encounter the tug of His Spirit on our hearts. Still again it's more than that. It's more than a feeling or an emotion, although our emotions play a part. It's emotion only, if we come together to only have a good "cry" or exciting  "pep rally" and then go home unchanged. If worship is merely a head thing or intellect only, it … [Read more...]

Take Me to the King

The choir will be singing the anthem "Take Me to the King" written by Kirk Franklin and arranged by Travis Cottrell this Sunday. This song, more than any other in recent times, has had a dramatic impact on me. I find myself singing it in the mornings and throughout the day. It’s really a prayer, a prayer that our church (Eastern Hills) and the churches of our nation so desperately need to embrace. The theme of the song brings to mind Paul’s writing in II Corinthians 12:9-11.  Below is the … [Read more...]