Posts from May 2016

Posts from May 2016

Dialogue: When God is Silent

Sermon Podcast Audio  Your browser does not support the audio element. Introduction Today we take up a topic that I am positive we have all had to deal with at some point in our lives. In fact, I dare say that some of us here this morning are currently living in this moment right now. Over the last month, we have been looking at the topic of prayer in this series we call “Dialogue – Recovering the Lost Art of…

Dialogue: God (Still) Speaks

Sermon Podcast Audio  Your browser does not support the audio element. One-Sided Conversation Today I’ll be continuing our series called Dialogue: Recovering the Lost Art of Communicating with God.  Now to begin, I want to tell you a story about a recent conversation I had at Caribou Coffee earlier this week.  I went to Caribou on Tuesday to start my day with time reading and praying.  I wanted to get a start on this message and just start my day…

Kid Cafe

Every Friday in June, we will be serving a free lunch for all kids ages 18 and under at Jaycee Park from 11:30 AM to 1 PM.  This lunch is open to everyone and will be served until the food runs out or 1 PM, whichever comes first. No need to register. Just show up! Fun games and give aways will also be a part of the fun every week at Kid Cafe.

Dialogue: Authentic Prayer

Sermon Podcast Audio  Your browser does not support the audio element. Introduction We  are in the middle of a series we are calling “Dialogue: Recovering the Lost Art of Communicating with God.” And that is just our fancy way of saying we want to spend a few weeks talking about prayer.  We began the series talking about why prayer is necessary. If we aren’t careful, we can get caught in the trap of thinking praying doesn’t matter, that it doesn’t…

Movie Night featuring Inside Out

You and your family are invited to come and watch the movie Inside Out with us this Friday, May 20, from 8 PM – 10:00 PM. We will watch the movie on the lawn so bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Get there early to reserve your spot and grab some free soda and popcorn. If it rains, we will cancel the event for the evening (but will reschedule something else very soon that you and your family will…

Umbrella Dance

The following blog was written by Suki Joseph and shared on her personal blog. Suki is a part of Ashworth Road serving in the kids ministry and doing some of the amazing graphic designs you see at Ashworth Road.  It was raining while we were travelling in our car the day before yesterday and my 2 year old daughter suddenly realized she needed an umbrella to dance in the rain. My husband and I reasoned with her throughout the entire…

Dialogue: Can I Ask God for That?

Sermon Podcast Audio  Your browser does not support the audio element. Introduction Today we’re going to continue our series on prayer as a dialogue.  I hope with this message to encourage your prayer life – and to challenge you to pray like you never have before!  Last week, Pastor Brent kicked off our new series by answering the question: “Does prayer change things?” Because if prayer doesn’t really make any difference in our lives, then it’s really silly to spend…