Category Archives: Encouragement

Encouragement from Michael

Dear church family, If you have not figured this out yet, the elders and ministry staff are taking turns writing notes of encouragement each week. I just finished my taxes for 2020 and it’s my turn to encourage you…this might … Continue reading

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Encouragement From Christian Eggar

Dear Church Family, This is a challenging time! We are facing events that we will tell generations from now, stories of hardship. But one thing will remain through the midst of it all! That is Jesus! Jesus is the one … Continue reading

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Encouragement from Dale Herboldt

Church family, As you know cattle are special animals, they like being part of a herd. It gives them a sense of comfort and security that they don’t have when they are alone. Cattle prefer to do everything together, when … Continue reading

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Encouragement from David Bruner

Here we are in 2021! A primary thought was that 2020 was a poor year, and that as soon as it went away that the pandemic would go away, politics would straighten up, and everything would return to ‘normal ‘. … Continue reading

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Encouragement from Dale Herboldt

Elders Encouragement The real problem with discouragement is that it weakens us spiritually and causes us to lose confidence in ourselves, in others and even in God. A Strong faith can become weak faith in a short time if we … Continue reading

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Encouragement from Scott Rouse

Church family, With everything going on in our world right now it is sometimes easy to get discouraged. In times like these remember what Paul wrote to the Colossians 3:1&2.  “Since then you have been raised with Christ, set your … Continue reading

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An Encouraging Note from David Bruner

This past week I felt very encouraged from Michael’s lesson when he asked, ‘what are we thankful for?’ And then he read all those cards of what people are thankful for. The blessings that we have. It reminds me of … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Dear church family, And now for your edification, a few things I am not thankful for… Ferris wheels, Mold, Cockroaches, My cousin’s Christmas fruitcake I receive by mail in late February, Walking into spider webs, Scissors that come in a … Continue reading

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An Encouraging Note from Our Youth Minister

God Uses Imperfect for the Perfect As many of you might have guessed my favorite superhero of all time is Captain America. There is a scene in the movie where Red Skull is fighting Cap. In this scene, Red Skull … Continue reading

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Growing in our Blessings

A Message of Encouragement from David Bruner: In the past several weeks I have been given an opportunity to ‘count my blessings ‘. The blessings of what God has given me as well as people he has allowed to influence … Continue reading

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