High School Spring Break Mystery Mission Trip

March 22-March 28 Mark your calendars and save the date because this is NOT a trip you want to miss. Where are we going? You don’t get to know! (But your parents do!) What are we doing? I dunno! (But your parents do!) All I can say is, you will be sad if you stayed at home! The cost for this...

Youth Group Prayer Breakfast

February 27, 6:00am Don’t miss February’s prayer breakfast! Meet at the Patterson’s house at 6am for a free breakfast, hanging out, and a time to pray. Rides to school are available, but talk to Briana prior.

Winter Peak High School Retreat

February 20-February 22 Winter Peak is a retreat that the high schoolers look forward to every year. This year’s theme is “Follow” and the retreat will be held at Covenant Heights Camp and Retreat Center in Estes Park, CO. The cost of the retreat is $110 per person, and registration is...

AYG Valentine’s Day Party

Friday, February 13. Regardless of if your FB status is Single, In A Relationship, Married, or It’s Complicated, we promise you will have fun at this party! Meet at the Patterson’s house at 7pm. We will end at 10pm. Bring a snack to share. The night will include games, food, a Scavenger...

High School Winter Peak Registration Due

February 12. Winter Peak is a retreat that the high schoolers look forward to every year. This year’s theme is “Follow” and the retreat will be held at Covenant Heights Camp and Retreat Center in Estes Park, CO. This will take place the weekend of February 20-22. The cost of the retreat...

Youth Group Girls/Guys Bible Studies

The girls and guys meet every other week to cultivate an even deeper relationship with God and with each other. We begin with a time of hanging out/games, and then move into the study. The guys are studying David from the Bible, and the girls are currently reading stories from Dr. Seuss and...

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to look at Ephesians Chapter 1 (found here) Chapter 1 sets up the book of Ephesians nicely. The tone, theme, and overall message of the letter are showcased in this first chapter. I want you to read this chapter today to practice the things we have talked about here and in...

Leadership Meeting

The next leadership meeting, affectionately known as Bob, will be on February 20th at 5:30 pm in the upstairs fellowship hall.  Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more details.

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to read the book of Jonah (found here) This, I’m sure, is a very familiar story. I would like to build upon some of the class discussions we have had with our exercise today. Our exercise today deals with the genre of Jonah. Many scholars have suggested that Jonah is...

Brainmania Tournament

Hyland Christian School invites you to join their 14th annual Brainmania Tournament fundraiser on Saturday, February 7, 2015.  A free sloppy joe meal will be served to players from 5:00 – 5:45 after which the game will begin.  Please RSVP to Joye at 303.466.1673.

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to look at Psalm 18 (found here) There is an infinite richness inside of the Psalms. If you want soul-bearing, it’s there. If you want beautiful poetry, it’s there. If you want deep theology, it’s there. Today, we are going to appreciate the richness of the...

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to read Genesis 6:5-9:17 (found here) This is the story of Noah, which I’m sure you’ve heard before. We will be discussing this story in class tonight, and I would like for it to be fresh on your mind. I would like you to read this story today with special...

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to read Genesis 22 (found here) This is one of those passages that I am always surprised is often taught in kids classes. This is a difficult, troubling passage! This passage raises some interesting questions about the nature of God. What kind of God puts someone through...

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to read Mark 16 (found here) Depending on how recent your edition of the Bible was published, Mark 16 might look very different. In older publications, there is simply a footnote at verse 8 saying that most critical manuscripts do not contain Mark 16:9-20. In newer...

Becoming a Better Reader of the Bible

Today we are going to read a few passages: Matthew 21:12-17 (found here); Mark 11:12-22 (found here); Luke 19:45-48 (found here); and John 2:13-22 (found here). You probably noticed this is the same story as told in four different Gospels. What I want us to do today is to look for all of the...

Sermon Notes

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to look at a few passages: Luke 1:46-55 (found here); Luke 4:1-13 (found here); Luke 6:20-26 (found here); and Luke 8:4-8 (found here). We have already had a couple of discussions about genre, and we are going to focus on it again today. One of the keys to becoming a better...

Fire Fund Contributions

As you have seen in the prayer requests, Randy Huie, son of Roland and Cora, lost his house due to a fire.  If you would like to donate to their fire restoration fund, you can through Cora’s Facebook page, or put a check in the church contribution plate with the notation “Fire...

Congratulations

Lindsey and Tony Fabrizio welcomed Jackson Anthony Fabrizio on January 10th. Baby Jackson was 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and 19 inches long. Everyone is doing great! Congratulations to the Fabrizio, Brown and Smock families on their new family member! If you are willing to cook a little extra so...

Becoming Better Readers of the Bible

Today we are going to read Ephesians 5:21-6:9 (found here; although for today you might want to use a hard copy) Today we are going to look at the problem of chapters, verses, and headings. Depending on how new your translation is, your text probably has 5:21-22 separated with a heading. Then,...