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November 2019: Light in the Darkness - Hi Church, The cooler weather serves as a reminder that we are approaching one of the richest and yet most stressful times of the year - the holiday season!  Activities at the church increase, holiday parties begin to show up on the already full calendar, and plans for family gatherings begin to make demands on our time.  If we add a layer of grief to this years activities, it can be overwhelming! There is no single formula for navigating a holiday season during a time of grief.  Every person and every scenario is different.  And… Read More
Rev. Ricky Harrison November 2019: New Year’s Misison Trip - Did you know just on the other side of the border from El Paso, families are living in extreme poverty? Single mothers and elderly grandparents are raising kids on dollars-per-day, living in self-constructed shelters made of wood pallets and chicken-wire. For the past 27 years on the outskirt desert regions of Ciudad Juarez, Proyecto Abrigo (Project Shelter) has been partnering with U.S. mission teams to build concrete-block homes for these families. With a new home, families no longer have to worry about their infant children freezing to death during the wintery desert nights. With a… Read More


Hanging of the Greens - Hanging of the Greens Monday, November 25th • 6:30 - 8:00 pm Join us in the sanctuary for an old fashioned, family style "Hanging of the Greens." Bring the whole… Read More
Warmth for Wise Warmth for Wise - Warm Coats, Warm Hearts We are collecting coats and shoes for the children in need of Decatur. Look for colored tags hanging at the back of the sanctuary. The foot… Read More
Book Folding Class - Makes a great personal gift! Tuesday, November 19, 2019  •  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. All supplies provided at no cost. There will be an assortment of patterns. Additional patterns &… Read More


Believest Thou This?

November 3, 2019

Tribe or Community

October 27, 2019

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