Go out and train everyone you meet,
far and near, in this way of life.

Posts from July 2015

Why are we DOING this?

Sometimes I wonder why it is that we aren’t just sitting around enjoying life where we worship at the Meadows. SCM (South Church at the Meadows) has a nice little schedule during the program year … worship on Sunday, CLASS ACT on Tuesday. Sing for Joy on Wednesday, Bible Study on Saturday … that’s what MOST small churches do. But why is…

“How’re Things Going?”

Well, that’s a loaded question if ever I heard one. “How’re things going with the two churches sharing personnel, programming and resources?” “How’re things going with getting ready to send your only child off to college?” “How’re things going with the new Acts of Faith?” “How’re things going with bringing peace and reconciliation to the world?” “Oh … not bad.  How’re you?”…

New Life with South

On July 1, 2015, South and New Life Presbyterian Churches entered into a new  relationship.  Not your typical “church thing,” the two congregations have decided to create a NEW understanding of ministry. Ever since South started its Acts of Faith Model of Ministry, we have tried to GO where we are needed instead of expecting people to COME to us for assistance. This spring,…