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Rich in Love

Posted by Todd Naevestad on

We're getting ready for worship on Sunday! View worship bulletins >> This week, Pastor Tim McConnell is preaching on Exodus 20:15, "You shall not steal." But more than that, in continuing with our Lord series, he'll be preaching on what life looks like with Jesus as Lord of our...

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Celebrating CityServe Weekend

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Years ago at one of our first gatherings for our fledgling movement called ECO, a pastor from Florida named Hope Lee got up in front of us and asked this question: “If your church disappeared, would your city notice?” I have to say that was a convicting moment for me. I had never...

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A Weekend to Serve and Worship

Posted by Todd Naevestad on

We're getting ready for worship on Sunday! View worship bulletins >> We've been preparing for this event for a while now and tomorrow is the kickoff to CityServe weekend. Tomorrow night at 6:30 p.m. is the Citywide Worship at Discovery Church. We want to begin this commitment to serve our...

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What Language Does Jesus Speak?

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Aren’t you glad Jesus speaks English? When I think of Jesus, I think of Him as an English-speaker. Which is amazing when I stop to think about how far my daily common language actually is from the Aramaic and Hebrew Jesus of Nazareth used during His ministry on Earth. But He does speak...

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Don't Follow Your Heart

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We're getting ready for worship on Sunday! View worship bulletins >> The prevailing wisdom of the world is to follow your heart. The heart will tell you what you desire and what you should seek out. Whether it is a job, a hobby or a person, our heart is supposed to tell us what's right...

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Studying the Fine Art of Living

Posted by Todd Naevestad on

We're getting ready for worship on Sunday! View worship bulletins >> In this past Sunday's sermon, Lead Pastor Tim McConnell quoted from the booklet written by Dr. John Stevens for First Pres. The booklet titled "The Fine Art of Living" is a series of meditations on the Ten Commandments...

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Our Rock in the Storm

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Waters are still rising in North Carolina. Our friends the Stratmans and their church are still far from home, evacuated to other parts of the South. Rev. Nate Stratman was on staff with us for many years, finished his education to be ordained here, and we were then able to support his next...

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Honor Your Father

Posted by Todd Naevestad on

We're getting ready for worship on Sunday! View worship bulletins >> We've all been in trouble with our parents before. All generations prior and all to come have found ways to disappoint and disobey their parents. All the way back to Adam and Eve. And despite that, parent's still love...

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Where Were You When ... ?

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Today is a “Where were you when” day, isn’t it? Seventeen years ago we suffered a horrible attack on our nation, a murderous event that changed many of our lives. I remember my grandparents talking about the bombing of Pearl Harbor. They remembered where they were when it...

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Rest and Worship

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We're getting ready for worship on Sunday! View worship bulletins >> Even the Lord took a break. Six days of creation and on the seventh He rested. So often we get swept up in our own lives and work that we forget to stop. God knew rest was so important that He dedicated a whole...

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