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Operation Christmas Child 2017

Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse, is the world’s largest Christmas outreach of its kind. Since 1993, Operation Christmas Child has delivered gift-filled shoeboxes to millions of children affected by war, poverty, natural disasters, and other crises in more than 150 countries and territories. OCC partners with local churches to share the Good News of Jesus Christ with those who receive shoebox gifts and offer a 12-lesson discipleship program, The...
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Meyah Scott heads for Vinces, Ecuador

Meyah Scott will be serving on a short-term missions trip through E3 Missions as a nurse, September 1-8. In this trip, we will travel to multiple small cities and share the gospel while we conduct a clinic in each of these locations, and we will attempt to plant churches. E3 teams up with local pastors who are the ones who will stay at the churches and stay with churches that thrive.  Meyah has done one of these trips previously last year through Cypress Church in...
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Summer Scripture Memorization

Summer 2017 Scripture Memorization

Summer is here… and with it a chance to read a good book, visit the beach, take a vacation, or just relax outside on a warm summer evening. But what about making this a summer to commit to sharing the gospel with friends and neighbors? One of the best ways to equip yourself to share is to memorize a few verses that clearly and succinctly present the saving message of the gospel. What is the Romans Road? It is a method of explaining God’s plan of salvation through a...
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Baptism

Baptism Service July 16

Baptism is the immersion of a believer in water in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit as a public profession of faith and identification with Christ. It is a visual depiction of the immersion in Christ which took place at the moment of the believer’s salvation. It is one of the two ordinances (baptism and the Lord’s Supper) that are symbols that represent and picture the benefits and blessings of the New Covenant. The Lord Jesus Christ...
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