July 2023 Message From Pastor Mike: “Enriched and Generous”

Each Sunday as I introduce the offering, I read a short passage of scripture about giving or about God’s generosity toward us. I do this for two reasons. First, the Bible has a lot to say about how we manage and use financial resources, and we should be motivated to give by God’s word. Second, I want you to know … Read More

Missions Board for July 2023

This month please pray for Peter and Anna Kim and their family as they serve in Asia. They began serving overseas in 2004. In addition to their ministry Anna has been volunteering to teach English to underserved children. Anna will be in the States this summer visiting churches and taking their oldest son to college. Peter will stay home with … Read More

June 2023 Message From Pastor Mike: “Asking Hard Questions in Faith”

As we head into the summer months, I hope you will find time to get outside and feel the sun’s warmth, to visit with family members near or far, and to enjoy fresh vegetables from a local garden. Summer offers unique blessings and opportunities, and I hope you will be able to experience some of the good things God gives … Read More

Congratulations To Our Graduates

Ashlyn Ege, granddaughter of Louise Peterson, is graduating from SIU Carbondale with a degree in Communication Journalism. Hailey Penne, granddaughter of Arlene & Bob Schweiger, will graduate from Prior Lake High School in Prior Lake, MN. David Mirakian will graduate from Calvin University with a degree in Computer Science. Noelle Mirakian will graduate from Rockford Christian and plans to attend … Read More

May 2023 Message From Pastor Mike: “Looking Back to Move Forward”

Before moving forward it’s usually wise to take a look back. Recalling what you have faced in the past before stepping into the future may save you from repeating a mistake or may help you accomplish something you once failed to achieve. By looking to the past, we gain wisdom for the future. That’s the story and the message of … Read More