The deadline for registration to the 9Marks Workshop is February 3rd. There is some onsite registration available, but it is limited. Click HERE for more information.
We have many wonderful volunteers at work this morning at the church campus to prepare for worship in the morning. Again, NO Bible Fellowships and Worship ONLY at 10:30 AM. We will still have extended care as we do each Sunday morning thanks to our great staff of children's volunteers. The building is improving and … Continue reading Saturday Campus Update…
This Sunday, we will NOT be having Bible Fellowhips for any age. With so many of you without power and the campus a bit challenging to get around due to down lines and trees, we have opted to focus our efforts on our worship gathering at 10:30. So, we WILL HAVE church service at our … Continue reading Friday Campus Update…
Well, many of you are still without power as is the church campus. There are some other issues with the building that we are just discovering. I encourage you to pray for one another (because YOU are the church) and pray for restored electricity and heat to our campus. One way or another (and somewhere) … Continue reading Thursday Campus Update…
Due to the weather, we will not have any Wednesday night activities. How's that for "simplifying" your life?! Seriously, I will miss being with the body tonight. While many of you are still without power, keep one another in mind and aide one another as you are able, showing and extended our Christian care for … Continue reading Wednesday Activities Cancelled
Know Why You Simplify Why do you want to simplify your spiritual life? Is it to save time? To recover some control over your life? To get organized? Just to be less busy? All these are worthy pursuits, but they are secondary. The primary reason to pursue simplicity in our spirituality is to maintain "the … Continue reading Simplify…Part 3
I don't write directly to you all that often, but I had to direct you toward some very powerful messages for you by John Piper. Go HERE.
The links on our website for the 9Marks workshop have been updated. Click HERE for more information.
Verify Before You Simplify The place to start simplifying the spiritual life is to make sure you have one. Jesus frequently challenged the spiritual presumptions of His hearers. He did this constantly with an influential group of men known as the Pharisees. Because of the unusual depth of their interest in and commitment to the … Continue reading Simplify…Part 2
Over the next week I'm going to post some excerpts from Don Whitney's material on simplifying your spiritual life. I certain recommend you picking up his book Simplify Your Spiritual Life. This is in keeping with the developing theme for UBC during 2009...simplify church. Simplify Your Spiritual Life Does your spiritual life sometimes seem more like a … Continue reading Simplify…Part 1