THIS WEEK AT CHRIST COMMUNITY | EXCITING NEWS FOR AN ALREADY EXCITING WEEK | JUNE 28, 2019

Life Change Through VBX All week long our Church family has been teaching and loving on over 350 children through VBX. We have seen new families connect with Christ Community, new people step into volunteering, and most importantly, we have seen God save children for his glory! That’s right, this week our volunteers had the privilege of leading children to trust Jesus Christ as their …

THIS WEEK AT CHRIST COMMUNITY | 4 REQUESTS FROM YOUR PASTOR | MAY 24, 2019

4 Requests from Your Pastor I’ve got some big requests today Christ Community and I hope that you will take a few moments after reading this to commit to them for the glory of God and the good of our Church.  This Sunday begins our 2019 Summer Giving Challenge, which goes from this Sunday, May 26, through Sunday, September 1, with …

THIS WEEK AT CHRIST COMMUNITY | A CHRIST-EXALTING WEEKEND | APRIL 25, 2019

God Moved Powerfully on Easter Weekend Our Easter weekend began with the solemnity of Good Friday, where we gathered to remember the death and burial of our Savior, on the cross and in the tomb. It was a powerful evening of heavy hearted worship and reflection. We ended the night in silence as we left the room with the tomb …

Five Principles for Understanding the End of Mark’s Gospel

[Some of the earliest mss conclude with 16:8] As we conclude our sermon series in the Gospel of Mark, we come to a unique set of verses accompanied by a note:  “[Some of the earliest mss conclude with 16:8]”.  In the Christian Standard Bible, Mark 16:9-20 is included in brackets, indicating that these verses are in some way different than …

Seven Days of Prayer: Sunday, February 3rd

Read Colossians 4:7-18 7 Tychicus, our dearly loved brother, faithful minister, and fellow servant in the Lord, will tell you all the news about me. 8 I have sent him to you for this very purpose, so that you may know how we are and so that he may encourage your hearts.9 He is coming with Onesimus, a faithful and dearly loved brother, who is one of you. They …

Seven Days of Prayer: Saturday, February 2nd

Read Colossians 3:18 – 4:6 18 Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.19 Husbands, love your wives and don’t be bitter toward them. 20 Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. 21 Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so that they won’t become discouraged. 22 Slaves, obey your human masters in everything. Don’t work only while being watched, as people-pleasers, but work wholeheartedly, fearing the …

Seven Days of Prayer: Friday, February 1st

Read Colossians 3:1-17 1 So if you have been raised with Christ, seek the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2 Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. 3 For you died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. 4 When Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with him in glory. 5 Therefore, put to …

Seven Days of Prayer: Thursday, January 31st

Read Colossians 2:16-23 16 Therefore, don’t let anyone judge you in regard to food and drink or in the matter of a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath day. 17 These are a shadow of what was to come; the substance is Christ. 18 Let no one condemn you by delighting in ascetic practices and the worship of angels, claiming access to a visionary realm. Such people are inflated by …