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On January 26, news broke that Alaskan disciple Reese Hanneman has earned one of the highly-coveted spots on the US Olympic Cross Country Ski Team and will be headed to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Convinced, compelled, consistent and committed because of his love.
Do we really believe and understand at a heart level that God loves us? Do we live our lives in a way that shows we are "dearly loved" (Eph 5:1)? The answer to the question can be quite different for each one of us. But it is one we need to work through in our journey, because we really are truly, deeply, dearly LOVED.
Created and directed by Sherwin Mackintosh and Carrie Kelsey, the Shining Stars Performing Arts Academy is making it's debut in the Southeast on June 24, 2018. Sherwin and Carrie were two of the producers of the recent revival of Upside Down. Sherwin is the co-writer (along with Steve Johnson) and Carrie was the Assistant Director and Choreographer.
Scott and Lynne Green are truly heroic servants of God. As a young married couple, in 1987 they led a small team of disciples from Boston to plant a church in Hong Kong, China. That church today thrives with over 2,000 members and has planted dozens of other churches. After the Greens handed the leadership to Chinese disciples they had trained, they returned to serve the Seattle Church of Christ from 1997 – 2013. They then served our Berlin church for several years until 2017.
In 2018, The New York City Church of Christ celebrates its 35th anniversary. It was planted in 1983 by just 18 faithful souls and has now close to 4,000 in attendance on any given Sunday in eleven locations throughout the New York City metropolitan area.
We are so looking forward to gathering with thousands of you from the Northeast and around the globe to be inspired, equipped and empowered to THRIVE at the 2018 Northeast Christian Conference. This special event will be held in the heart of Providence, Rhode Island at The Dunkin' Donuts Center, New England's premier multi-use 14,000 seat entertainment arena, July 20-22, 2018.
His goal to raise at least $20,000 in sales from the book has been exceeded, and the Lord has honored his work by having the book awarded by several noteworthy organizations.
Editor's note: The following is shared from the North River Church of Christ newsletter.
We, as the Leadership Team, didn't want to close out 2017 without expressing our heartfelt thanks to all of you for the support and generosity you have demonstrated throughout the year. Our church has been steadily growing over the last several years in rather dramatic ways. You have responded with ongoing and sacrificial support, financially and otherwise. As we reflect on the year, it seems only fitting to recap some of the many highlights we have accomplished together this year through God's grace: