Last month in “The Connection” we shared a story with you about Pastor Kelly answering The Call to Ministry. Kelly officially graduated from Winebrenner Seminary on August 5, 2017, in Findlay, Ohio.
A passion of both Kelly and his wife Kris has been to reach out to young people ages 18 to 30 who no longer, or maybe never have attended church, or had any desire to live a Christian life.
Their passion became their vision to: “Focus and outreach ministry to the young adults in the Newville and surrounding communities to get them more connected with Jesus Christ.” Kelly shared there are young adults who want to make a difference in this world, and what greater way to do… Continue reading
One does not choose the ministry! A pastor is chosen. Chosen by God for God’s purposes, in God’s time and place, and serves him in God’s way. Henry T. Blackaby
You never know who or how God calls people into ministry. All throughout scriptures we can read stories of God calling faithful men and women at all ages into Kingdom service.
A number of years ago, one of our faithful church members, Kristi Hall, was taken to Hershey hospital for life threatening blood clots and other issues. For many weeks, it was touch and go if she would make it through another surgery, through another day. … Continue reading
Last month I shared with you the need of each one of our church family to “get connected” in a ministry of the church. From Isaiah 6:8, the Lord asked, “Who shall I send,” Isaiah said, “Here I am Lord, send me”.
I hope you have been praying about how God could use you to share in the ministries. Next week in the church bulletin, is a list of ways you can get involved in serving. I ask that you take the list and seek direction from the Lord in what ministry you could assist with in our church.
Since the month of July is knocking on the door, I want to focus on a special need in our children’s… Continue reading