Crisis Management 2020
on July 20th, 2020
Wikipedia defines crisis management as the process by which an organization (in our case a church) deals with a disruptive and unexpected event that threatens to harm the organization or its stakeholders (members). Let’s see…has there been anything in the last, say in the last 4 months, that individually and collectively we have dealt with that was unexpected and disruptive?? Um….can you say Covid19? The above Wikipedia definition pretty much describes my life lately, as I’m sure it does yours. Disruptive, unexpected and maybe even threatening at times.   Read More
Family of God Podcast
on July 15th, 2020
Coronavirus and social unrest have had Pastor Hill and I thinking about how we can better serve our community and better serve our volunteers. The pandemic and shutdown have given us a lot of time to explore other avenues of doing ministry. Obviously, there is the street ministry that many of you are up to date on and the continuing food ministry. We also took some time during the pandemic to explore technological ministry, as so many other churches have, and began putting services, discussions, devotions, and sermons on our Facebook page.  Read More
Summer Recipes- Other Fruits
on July 14th, 2020
Welcome to our fourth post in our Summer Recipes series for desserts. Each blog has featured a different item. The first week we featured ice cream, then berries for the 4th, and last week our recipes featured lemon and lime! This week we will use other fruits of the summer in our desserts. Enjoy and share pictures of your desserts in the comments or on our FB page.  Read More
Return to Worship Task Force Update
on July 10th, 2020
Almost two months ago, the Church Council appointed a task force to develop guidelines for 1) getting our staff safely back to work in the office and 2) getting our congregation safely back to corporate worship. We’re writing to share an update of our work since our first letter to you last month.   Read More
Pastor Khumalo Shaped to Serve
on July 9th, 2020
On Sunday, July 26 Christ Our Savior will have the honor of Pastor Mandla Khumalo and his family join us for worship and share God's word with us. Pastor Khumalo will be our guest preacher Sunday, July 26, 2020.  Read More
Summer Recipes- Lemon & Lime
on July 7th, 2020
This is the third post in our Summer Recipes series for desserts. Each blog has featured a different item. The first week we featured ice cream and last week for the 4th we featured berries. This week we will be featuring desserts with lemon and lime! Enjoy and share pictures of your desserts in the comments or on our FB page.   Read More
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