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Prayer Guide: The Last Words of Jesus

Download our Prayer Guides for April 1, 2015, focusing on “Jesus’ Seven Last Words on the Cross.” All are welcome to join us on Wednesdays (6:30-8:00 pm) for our Corporate Prayer Time at Grand Avenue. Childcare is provided. Join us Friday night for our Good Friday Service!

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Getting Conversations to the Gospel

Perhaps you feel equipped and capable at sharing the Gospel message. Perhaps you even want to! Nevertheless, getting a conversation to that point can sometimes be a challenge. In his article, “The Bridge to the Bridge: Getting to the Gospel,” Pastor Steve Lutz suggests three ways to have “spiritual conversations” that move to “Gospel conversations.” He […]

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3 Places the Word Must Be Central in the Church

On his website, Eric Geiger, a Vice President at LifeWay Christian Resources, recently addressed the relationship between the study of the Bible and other spiritual disciplines. He wrote: “There is one spiritual discipline that increases engagement in every other spiritual discipline. In the research behind Transformational Discipleship, we discovered that when someone is engaged in […]

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Tips for Teaching Kids about Easter

Last night at grow252, our parents listened to two audio presentations from FamilyLife on how to use the Lenten season and Easter to teach our children the Gospel. These may be listened to or read on-line: Easter: More Than Bunnies and Chocolate It Isn’t Christmas grow252 is a children’s ministry that meets on Wednesday nights from […]

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7 Ways to Guard and Repair Relationships

Pastor Ray Ortlund offers the following “Seven ways we can guard and repair relationships:” 1. Let’s rejoice in one another, because the Lord rejoices in us. 2. Let’s create an environment of trust rather than negative scrutiny. 3. Let’s judge ourselves, even as we give each other the benefit of the doubt. 4. If a […]

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