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Procession Lo, How A Rose E’er Blooming Reading for the Second Sunday in Advent Lesson One Genesis 3:8-15 8 And they heard the sound of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the […]

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Lottie Moon Missions Emphasis

LOSING YOURSELF FOR THE LOST Larry Pepper was on a trajectory. He was a NASA flight surgeon who was good at this job, active in his church, involved as a dad—and possibly headed for space. It wouldn’t be long before he ended up as a candidate finalist for a space mission. But God interrupted his […]

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Advent Sermon Series

    ADVENT SERMON SERIES: CHRISTMAS LETTERS Dec 02   Ephesians 2:1-10      Christmas Letters: God’s Great Grace for Dead People Dec 09   Ephesians 2:11-22    Christmas Letters: Jesus Is Peace for the Hostile Dec 16   Romans 5:1-5            Christmas Letters: Jesus Is Hope for the Hopeless Dec 23   Philippians 2:5-7       Christmas Letters: Jesus Is Fullness […]

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Evening of Fellowship and Hospitality

  Have you ever wondered what hospitality is and what it looks like to practice it?  Perhaps you have wondered if hospitality is inviting your in-laws over for supper or if it is hosting a small group from your church?  Furthermore, if you do practice hospitality what should be the condition of your house? These […]

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July 4th Celebration

Join us this July 4th for a great celebration at the home of Terry & Debbie Martens (51552 180th Street, Ames). Things to bring are: 2 side dishes (salad, vegetable, dessert, etc.); lawn chairs, sunscreen, and bug repellant. For more information and a schedule for the day with activities listed click FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION […]

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Announcements and schedules for April 22

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES MEMBERSHIP CLASS: Interested in becoming a Member of GABC? A Foundations of Membership Class will be offered on Friday, April 27, 6:30-8:30 pm, at the church building. This class covers our faith and practice. It is open to anyone wishing to learn more about life at GABC. Register at gabcames.org/membership or contact our […]

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Prayer for International Missions Week 7

LOTTIE MOON EMPHASIS PRAYER FOR INTERNATIONAL MISSIONS MIKESKA FAMILY IN LONDON At Shane and Lindsay Mikeska’s house in London, Christmas tradition is anything but traditional. Holiday after holiday, the world converges in their kitchen. “Last year, we had an Iranian student and Indian student baking Christmas cookies with a girl from Lebanon and another from […]

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Praying for International Missions Week 5

LOTTIE MOON EMPHASIS  PRAYER FOR INTERNATIONAL MISSIONS  MEXICO CITY TEAM  When you’re a team of 12, how do you even start to reach a city of more than 28 million people? That’s a question Todd Beel’s team in Mexico City asks itself a lot. He and fellow IMB missionaries in the megacity hail from places […]

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Praying for International Missions Week 3

LOTTIE MOON EMPHASIS PRAYER FOR INTERNATIONAL MISSIONS MUSLIMS OF RUSSIA When most people think of Russia, they may conjure up images of Romanov royalty, a parade of dictators like Stalin and Lenin or Brezhnev, or maybe cultural icons such as Mikhail Baryshnikov or Dostoyevsky. They don’t think of Muslims. But Islam is part of the […]

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Praying for International Missions Week 2

As we continued to pray for International Missions through December 2017 and January 2018 this week’s focus is: BAGBY FAMILY IN NEPAL The streets that line the city where Radford and Sarah Bagby (names changed) live are the kind people in the United States would find to go four-wheeler riding. “Get outside of that, and […]

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