Pastor’s Note – August 15, 2019

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Friends, This Sunday, we’ll be starting a new series called Life Together. We’re going to explore some elements that pull us together and unite as a church family. We’re going to spend three weeks on one very important passage called … Read More

Pastor’s Note – August 8, 2019

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Friends, The Bible describes changes in life as “seasons.” Ecclesiastes 3 says it well: “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: a time to be born and a time to die, a … Read More

Pastor’s Note – August 1, 2019

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Friends, What a fun week we’ve had with Vacation Bible School! I wasn’t assigned a job for VBS; instead, I spend my time wandering around and watching all that we’re doing. I am blown away by the over-and-above work we … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 25, 2019

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Friends, Vacation Bible School is around the corner. This weekend, volunteers will be at the church decorating the building for the incredible week ahead. VBS starts next Monday. So far we have almost 400 kids signed up with over 100 … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 18, 2019

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Friends, I’m in the full swing now of the Listening Tour. We have 19 of these small-group gatherings scheduled over the course of the summer. I’m doing about three per week; I’ve done seven so far. This Listening Tour is … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 11, 2019

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Friends, Sunday was fun! Thank you for such a great, warm reception. I so enjoyed being in worship with you. I was especially grateful for the opportunity to simply meet people and observe on my first Sunday. This Sunday, I … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 3, 2019

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Friends, I can’t tell you how much of an honor it is to write this note today! On Monday morning, before I came into the office for my first day, I woke early and went for a run on the … Read More

Pastor’s Note – June 27, 2019

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Brothers and Sisters, I don’t have much to say this week. Pray. Read your Bible. Repent. Believe. Love people. Love God. You get the gist. Remember your calling in Christ Jesus, and take hold of all that he’s promised you. … Read More

Pastor’s Note – June 20, 2019

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Hello brothers and sisters, This week I would love to tell you about the wonderful work of restoration that is taking place in the outreach ministries at Schweitzer. We currently have nine life change plan participants being mentored through our … Read More

Pastor’s Note – June 13, 2019

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Sisters and Brothers, Greetings in the Lord. A week ago I was honored to be a part of the celebration the life of Patsy Fairleigh. Patsy had been a part of Schweitzer for many years and she loved God and … Read More