A Couple of Compassion Ideas

Hopefully compassion is on our hearts and minds right now after taking the previous three Sundays during our worship to learn how compassion is central to God’s character and to the mission Christ has given to us. The Holy Spirit is working in lots of wonderful ways through all of the acts of compassion that…

This week in Kids’ Worship

This past Sunday in Elementary and Preteen Worship, we started to learn about a new life app – Perseverance. We learned that perseverance is refusing to give up when life gets hard. We remembered last month’s memory verse (John 16:33B) and that it had two promises – the one we all remember, that Jesus has…

Snap That (student ministry sermon Series)

Yesterday our student ministry started a sermon series called “Snap That”. “Snap That” is a three week look at The Garden of Eden, and how sin changes our relationships.  “Snap That” is an intentional play on words and reference to the popular messaging app “snapchat.”  Snapchat has been in the news quite a bit as…

Easter in Kids’ Worship

This week we celebrated Easter and wrapped up our study of Hope by learning about Jesus’ resurrection. Last Sunday things looked pretty dark. Jesus had died on the cross and was buried in a sealed tomb. We had to remember that whatever happens, God is still at work. This week we celebrated the resurrection! We…

This Week in Kids’ Worship

This week in Elementary and Preteen Worship we continued to learn about Hope – believing that something good can come out of something bad. We learned about Jesus’ arrest, trial, and crucifixion. Things didn’t look too good at the end of our story. That’s why our bottom line this week is “Whatever happens, remember God is…

This Week in Kid’s Worship

This week in Elementary and Preteen Worship we continued to learn about Hope – believing that something good can come out of something bad. We learned that if we follow Jesus, then we have a lot to be hopeful about. We looked at some of the promises that Jesus made to his followers and we…

Let’s talk about it (part 2)

We continued our series “That’s what he Said” in our student service this week by hearing about How Jesus is the Good Shepard. Lori preached about this yesterday and challenged our students about the influences in their life. The people that will “steal” the good that God is trying to do in their life. We…