Someone has said, “It takes a village to raise a child.” In regard to parenting, I’m not entirely sure that’s true. But the sentiment is deeply true when it comes to planting a church. In order for Epiphany to get started it is absolutely essential for many partners to take part in the work: There
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Pray for our mission team in Russia who are ministering to three orphanages there. Today is their last day with the children.
I’ve been asked by a number of people, “How’s Lincoln going?” And that’s not an easy question to answer. We’ve had ups and we’ve had downs, we’ve had excitement and we’ve had disappointment. So how’s Lincoln going? I don’t know. I guess we’ll just have to do one of my least favorite things… wait. “So
Pray for the members of the TC as they consider new candidates for ordination. Pray for the candidates as they go through the steps to ordination.
A number of years ago, people at Bethel Church in Fergus Falls started to pray and dream about the role they could play in spreading the gospel to neighboring communities. Through the leadership of Bethel, and in partnership with North American Mission, the dream of planting a second campus is now a reality. In Matthew
We dedicated the season of Lent to a time of focused prayer for our church in the midst of great challenges. Please pray with us as we seek God’s guidance for the future of our ministry.
Pray for those who are applying to study at LBS in preparing for ministry. Ask the Lord of the Harvest to strengthen their trust in Him to provide for their needs.
April 30th is the end of our fiscal year for 2015 – 2016. We are praying that the Lord will move in the hearts of our people so as to be able to finish our financial year strong. Please pray with us!
3rd Sunday of Easter April 10, 2016 Gospel: John 21:1-14 (15-19) Epistle: Rev 5:(1-7) 8-14 Lesson: Acts 9:1-22 Psalm: Psalm 30 CLB Commentary by Pastor David Rinden John 21:1-14 Some observations: Note that this Sunday is called “Third Sunday of Easter,” not “Third Sunday after Easter.” The message of Easter is appropriate for any Sunday, however, it is especially
Pray for those attending the Elder/Pastor Retreat at Tuscarora this weekend and for Dr. Gene Boe who will be talking about the practical side of using Law/Gospel in life and ministry.
A Blessed Easter to you, our dear friends and CLB Family! We spent a wonderful week in AZ, and bring Easter greetings from your sister congregations in Yuma (Good Friday), and Phoenix (Easter Sunday). We have such a gift to share! Pictured (L to R): Regional Pastor Phil Heiser, Pastor David Abel, and President Paul
“I suppose I am like many of you who have always wondered what it’s like in Yuma, AZ, where our sister church, Victory CC is located. Right?! You may have the wrong idea (like I did!), that it’s a dry, dusty place in the middle of nowhere? Well, here’s a handful of pics I took