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February 2019: Update on our Prayer Partner Church in Fairouzeh

On December 12, Chip Hardwick, Cynthia Hessemer, and Nina Strnad spoke with Pastor Jacoub about his Christmas season in Fairouzeh, Syria. Our recap: A Muslim majority country, Syria’s department of education has declared trimester final exams on Christmas Eve, wreaking havoc with the worship schedule as well as participation by all the children who sing …

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Thank you for celebrating Festival Sunday!

Festival Sunday was a joyous celebration of baptism! We renewed our baptismal vows and enjoyed a delicious French toast breakfast together. With the Praise Dancers from Hope Presbyterian Church joining us to lead worship, the service was a truly rich experience. Thank you to Mike Adams and Geoffrey Luce for heading up the morning, the …

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New 5:30 PM Worship Service Begins Sunday, February 10

Make plans now to attend the relaxed, non-traditional worship service that will be held monthly on Sunday evenings at 5:30 PM. It will be celebrated on February 10, March 3, April 7, and May 5 in the Fellowship Hall. Worship will be intergenerational and include communion, highly participatory creative elements, global/contemporary/piano- and guitar-based music, and …

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Done in 60 Minutes: How the Bible became the Bible

Updated Tuesday, February 5: See the video of the presentation below! Did you ever wonder how we got the Bible? Who wrote its various books? Do we have any actual original copies of any of those books? Who decided which books would be included and which excluded, and when, and how? What does it mean …

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