• On Halloween and the Reformation

    Posted Oct 31st, 2013 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Do What We Do With | No Comments

    Few dates on the cultural calendar are more controversial in the church than Halloween. But what if that day was also on the church calendar? In our culture everyone knows the date of Halloween but very few know the date of the Protestant reformation. Interestingly, and not coincidentally as we will see, they are the …

  • How Worship Works, Part 1

    Posted Oct 11th, 2013 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Do What We Do With | No Comments

    What are we doing when we gather for worship on the Lord’s Day? To put it another way, where are we going with this? For what purpose have we gathered? James K.A. Smith seeks to answer those questions in volume two of his cultural liturgies Imagining the Kingdom: How Worship Works. Smith begins to offer …

  • Cadets 10/9 revisited…

    Posted Oct 8th, 2013 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    So…I was a bit presumptuous about archery for Wednesday night. Due to potential rain, we will be canceling archery for this week. We will be back to our normal start time of 7:00 for October 9. Weather permitting, we will be back to our Archery start time of 6:40 next week on October 16. Thanks …

  • Cadets 10/9

    Posted Oct 8th, 2013 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    Hello Cadet Families, Just a few details for this week… Archery at 6:40 Camp-out is still at William Heise. I am not sure when the first campers will arrive, but I will probably be there around 4:00. We need to leave the campsite by 1:00 on Saturday. Dads should speak with other dads/counselors on Wednesday …

  • Let Us Pray, Part 4

    Posted Oct 4th, 2013 By in Pastor Brian's Blog, Why We Do What We Do With | No Comments

    Self-confidence is not a bad thing in the right setting. For those looking for a job or leading a company, self-confidence is essential to success. No one wants to hire someone who isn’t sure of their abilities. No one wants to follow someone who isn’t sure if they can actually get the job done. Self-confidence, …

  • Camping 2.0

    Posted Oct 3rd, 2013 By in Cadets Blog With | No Comments

    Mr. Lindsey saves the day! He was able to secure an alternate plan for our camp-out on October 11. The government shutdown forced us to relocate our little adventure to William Heise County Park. Click the link below for campground specifics. Forget all previous posts regarding the camp-out and count on the information in this …

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