Author Archive: Dixie Carpenter

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THE PATH TO HOPE The world has more refugees today than ever before in recorded history. They’re on the move across dangerous seas. They’re trekking on foot over mountain ranges. They’re trying to create a life for themselves in a new country with nothing but the clothes on their back. And in the midst of […]

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Announcements for January 20

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES SEMINAR FOR CHILDREN: A three-Saturday seminar entitled “Love Have Good Manners…” is being offered for children in Kindergarten through 5th grade. The seminar will be held on February 2, 9 and 16 from 1:00-3:00 PM here at GABC. The seminar fee is $10 to defray costs of supplies and printing. For more information […]

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Service Preview for January 20

Call To Worship We confess the supremacy of God in Christ through both responsive reading and song. Our Spoken Call to Worship Based on The New City Catechism, Q. 5 and Colossians 1:16-18 (CSB17) What did God create? God created all things by his powerful Word, and all his creation was very good; everything flourished […]

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KEEPING THE WELL FROM RUNNING DRY At the end of a beaten-up road in Tanzania, a small hospital occasionally gets as full as it can get, and then runs on empty. In the past, it’s had moments where sick children slept two or three to a bed. It’s had moments where anesthetic drugs for C-sections […]

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Announcements for January 13

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES FUNDRAISER LUNCH: Our team that is headed to India to work with the Calls and Go Deeper Travel is continuing to raise funding for our trip. TODAY, Sunday, January 13, 2019, the team will host an after church meal to help fund the trip. There will be a church-wide soup meal in the Fellowship Hall.  You will […]

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Service Preview for January 13

Call To Worship We confess the supremacy of God in Christ through both responsive reading and song. Our Spoken Call to Worship Reading from The New City Catechism, Q. 5 and Psalm 95:1-3 (ESV) What did God create? God created all things by his powerful Word, and all his creation was very good; everything flourished […]

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COMING BACK CHANGED Keith Wieser said he’s found a surefire way to develop courage in sharing your faith—go to East Asia. Over the past three years, more than 80 students have participated in his church’s partnership with IMB workers in that region, going there to serve for 10 weeks in the summer or two weeks […]

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Announcements for January 6

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES FUNDRAISER LUNCH: Our team that is headed to India to work with the Calls and Go Deeper Travel is continuing to raise funding for our trip.On Sunday, January 13, 2019, the team will host an after church meal to help fund the trip. There will be a church-wide soup meal in the Fellowship Hall. You will have your […]

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Service Preview for January 6

Call To Worship We confess the supremacy of God in Christ through both responsive reading and song. Our Spoken Call to Worship Based on Isaiah 60:3 and The Book of Common Prayer God of Light, who foretold by the prophets that the nations would come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your […]

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NOT A “FLASH IN THE PAN” J.D. Greear says his church’s partnership with IMB missionaries is more than just a partnership—it’s a front-row seat to some of God’s most exciting work in hard-to-reach places. “The most significant things in the world are happening through the church that God is building,,” said J.D., pastor of The […]

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