Archives for August 2017

Pastor’s Paragraphs: August 25, 2017

Our church will face no more urgent and important decision this year than selecting those who will become the Pastor Search Committee.  These will need to be men, women and youth who possess both wisdom and vision.  I trust that you have given this selection utmost attention in prayer and that you will come Sunday with convictions of what the Holy Spirit desires for our church.  As I have stated, I am fully supportive of our church moving forward in electing this committee and … [Read more...]

Pastor’s Paragraphs: August 18, 2017

I am sure you will join me in appreciation for the service of William Robles to our church for more than ten years as our Hispanic Ministry Pastor.  As you may know his father recently passed away and his mother and extended family remain in Columbia.  William has concluded his service with our church and has returned for a period of time to take care of family matters in his home country.  During this time his wife, Connie, and daughter, Isabella, will be here.  I know you … [Read more...]

Pastor’s Paragraphs: August 11, 2017

You will note inside the list of names to be considered in Deacon Nomination.  On Sunday morning you will have the privilege of placing up to ten names in nomination for the coming three-year term of service on our Deacon Council.  Following a time of assessment and consideration by the candidates, a slate on names will be brought back to the church for election in early September.  I urge you to read carefully both the information about Deacon service in our church as well as … [Read more...]

Pastor’s Paragraphs: August 4, 2017

Let me give you an update regarding the Mission VBS with Greg Gosselin and a team from our church, they are part of a larger group serving a church on the outskirts of a U. S. military base in Germany.  God has blessed with a huge group of children both from the military families and others from the surrounding area.  It has been a great time to plant spiritual seeds and to find new families for the church.  Continue to pray for their work and return early next week.  In … [Read more...]