Monthly Archives : October 2012

Real Outreach: Invite Them Back

Real Outreach: Invite Them Back

If you want youth to get more connected with church, don’t leave it up to them. Continue reading

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Activity: Interactive Football Game

Activity: Interactive Football Game

Type/Purpose: Community Builder, Event/Activity, Scavenger Hunt, Seasonal–Fall Continue reading

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Game: Foot-Ball

Game: Foot-Ball

Type/Purpose: Ball/Throwable Object Continue reading

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Bible Study: What is Marriage?

Bible Study: What is Marriage?

A quick Google search on marriage, a short session of channel-flipping or a poll of one’s social circle will easily show you that it is a question with various answers, many of them contradictory to each other. As Christians, this is one of the most important questions we can ask, and it is imperative that we know how God answers this question as revealed in Scripture. With prayer and open hearts, let’s take a look at God’s definition of marriage and what that means for our lives. Continue reading

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Betwixt: Gas Explosions in the Church?

Betwixt: Gas Explosions in the Church?

Seize those teachable moments where ever they show up! Continue reading

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Family Night: Joseph’s Family Scavenger Hunt

Family Night: Joseph’s Family Scavenger Hunt

A family night and scavenger hunt with a Bible study about Joseph and his family. Continue reading

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Road to the Gathering: Oh, the Memories!

Road to the Gathering: Oh, the Memories!

“This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.” 1 John 4:9. (NIV) In preparing for one of our recent Youth Gathering meetings here at church, I…

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Real Outreach: What Are Your Stats?

Real Outreach: What Are Your Stats?

We all track our stats. But, why do we do it? What use are those numbers? What can we learn from statistics? Continue reading

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Bible Study: Family Conflicts – Resolving or Dissolving

Family conflict is fact, not fiction, and will continue, rather than disappear, because even as Christians we still have our sinful human nature. But thanks be to Godthrough Jesus Christ we have Gods forgiveness and His own love to enable us to combat our sinful nature and to resolve family conflicts. Continue reading

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Lectionary Notes on Mark 10:23-31

Lectionary Notes on Mark 10:23-31

Notes and teaching points for Mark 10:23-31. Continue reading

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