We are officially rolling out the 2020 Igniting The Rural Church program. This is our second season and the program has been renamed and given a sharper focus toward the purpose of strengthening and encouraging the vital rural church. Click to read the announcement.
Would you consider making an end of year donation to join us in our work at proclaiming Christ in rural communities for 2020? [CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO LEARN ABOUT SPECIFIC NEEDS]
HOPE FOR TODAY
The new year is an opportunity for a new start. I once heard about a leader that regularly took a block of time in December to engage in planning and goal setting for the next year for his organization. The way our annual calendar is set up, it provides a vision for that. It is the end of the old and the beginning of the new. Not only do we see this concept in view of time, but in nature too. In our part of the globe, we are blessed to have four seasons. When fall and winter come, it is the end of the old. . . [CLICK ON PICTURE TO READ FULL COLUMN]
The virgin birth was no myth, legend or allegory. It is a historical fact, albeit, a miraculous one. No scientist can explain or fully understand it. It is a complete miracle in how a virgin can give birth to a child. Do you believe in the virgin birth of the Lord Jesus Christ? [CLICK ON PICTURE TO READ FULL COLUMN]