As he recovers at home, we are beginning to see how God is working to turn what man intended for evil into something God is using for good.
The best part of it was getting to share the truth about all these things with them and telling them about my Father and Jesus and the Church and about how God defines our identity.
Though the pandemic limited our time together this year, our team was able to fill three 90-pound totes to ship, which was the same as the previous year.
The following week, with the support and strength of the Holy Spirit, I went back to my LIFE Group and shared my concerns and fears with my sisters in Christ. They were beyond supportive...
These experiences could have been extremely isolating. However, because we have been connected with LIFE Groups during this time, we have been loved, cared for and encouraged in only the way God can provide.
Do you want to see the heart of The Orchard? Come to Pray First. God is on the move here. We are blessed to bless and that happens at Pray First.
More than half of the kids in our congregation attended a Storytime, and we had a blast!
This was a big disappointment because we loved serving in this way. Within a few days of our decision to step away from the Welcome Team, the Lord opened a new opportunity for us to serve Him.
It is so easy to lose track of what we hear in the service but continuing to study the material throughout the next week has significantly improved our memory and our ability to practically apply the message.