Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Devotional For Leaders (June 21)

Bible Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7 Life Application: I can trust God to give me the power to face my fears no matter what comes next. Paul had no idea what was coming at him when he boarded a ship to Rome. He did know that the season for sailing was coming to an end and advised …

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Devotional For Leaders

Bible Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7 Life Application: I can trust God to help me have self-control and honor Him with my actions. Paul was a master at thinking quickly and acting wisely, tailoring his approach to his particular audience. In today’s Bible story, the audience was a jeering crowd of Jews in Jerusalem. When Paul was …

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Devotional For Leaders

Bible Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7 Life Application: I can trust God’s plan of salvation and share His love with others. Paul and Silas were sharing good news about the Savior in Philippi. Paul drove out the evil spirit that was controlling a fortune-telling slave girl, which also drove out the income potential for her owners. The …

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Devotional for Leaders

Bible Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7 Life Application: I can trust God to help me speak boldly about Him. Paul delivered his first enthusiastic message about Jesus in Damascus—the same city where he originally intended to deliver arrest warrants to the resident believers. Acts 10:20 says Paul began to share his faith immediately. And what he said astounded …

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Devotional For Leaders

Bible Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7 Life Application: I can trust God and obey Him without fear. The Pharisees deserved an award for “Group Most Resistant to Change.” Their name, “separated ones,” described their outlook—separated from other Jews because of their strict observance of dietary, purity, and Sabbath laws. To ensure their separateness, Pharisees added and followed oral …

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Part Of The Puzzle

I recently read a quote about Bible study that I’d like to share with you: “The problem with many Bible studies is that we treat studying the Bible like a jigsaw puzzle piece.  We examine the piece from every side and when we are finished, we put it back in the box.  We never connect …

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Prayer Walk

Please join us as we pray over the church this Saturday at 10:00 am!  We’ll pray over each area and the people who will be involved in VBS.  This is the most important thing we can do to prepare for VBS, so please make sure to join us!  After we pray, there will be a …

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PRAY

The most important thing we can do right now for VBS is not about the lessons or the decorations-it’s about praying.  We need to make sure our hearts are in the right place as we prepare to serve God.  Here are just a few things to be in constant prayer about: pray that many children …

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Colossal Coaster World Contest

I have a Colossal Coaster World backpack that one of my lucky VBS volunteers is going to win! I will put the names of everyone who comes to help distribute flyers into a drawing for this backpack.  Meet at the church at 10:00 am!  Anyone who can tell me the scripture verse from memory will …

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More VBS Decorating Ideas

Here are some fun and easy ideas for decorating for Colossal Coaster World VBS:

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