Posts from June 2016

Posts from June 2016

Volume 67, Issue 6 June 2016

What It Means To Be A Deacon . . . I recently heard someone ask the question “what does a deacon do? At various times since my ordination as a deacon by Winstanley, November 7, 1982, I wondered that myself. My Certificate of Ordination reads, David Thorn, having been chosen one “of good report, full of the Spirit and of wisdom” and capable of using the office well, was…

Volume 67, Issue 6 June 2016

UNDER THE RADAR In church and in ministry things often happen about which the church at-large is generally unaware. For instance, members do know about the comings and goings of staff members. In our last business meeting, for instance, we ex-tended Lyndsay Williams’ service as interim youth leader through the summer. You are also aware of major events—summer mission…

Volume 67, Issue 6 June 2016

With the summer quickly approaching, the student ministry is looking forward to an exciting time of learning and fun! We have a range of activities planned from camp to Bible studies to service days to Raging Rivers, the Muny, Friday Night Live, movie nights, and more! Needless to say there is lots to be done, and we are always looking for volunteers of all…