Deacon Mitzi Ethridge: Fruit of the Spirit – Kindness
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Deacon Mitzi Ethridge: Fruit of the Spirit – Kindness

Kindness – what comes to mind? Benevolence, compassion, love…perhaps a person or an experience, a song or an image. For me, it’s a song I taught preschoolers years ago – “Be kind and loving to each other –Ephesians 4:32.” It’s funny how little jingles stick with you over the years. We use them to teach … Continue reading

What the Bible Teaches About the Afterlife
Journeys (Wed PM Program) / Spiritual Formation

What the Bible Teaches About the Afterlife

Most every person, especially Christians, have asked the question, “What happens after death?” What is heaven like, what is hell and where is it? The Bible says more about heaven that it does about hell. Jesus centers his teachings on this present life and speaks sparingly about the afterlife. This study will focus on the … Continue reading

Wednesday Nights are Just Around the Corner!
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Wednesday Nights are Just Around the Corner!

Our first Wednesday night of programs will be Wednesday, August 19th. Dinner will be from 5-5:45 in the Fellowship Hall, and programs for all ages will begin at 6pm. This includes nursery, children and youth activities and our Journeys program for adults. We hope to see you there! Continue reading

Journeys – Fall 2015 Wednesdays 6–6:45pm
Journeys (Wed PM Program) / Spiritual Formation

Journeys – Fall 2015 Wednesdays 6–6:45pm

Session 1 Pastor Chris’ Bible Study: One Chapter Books of the Bible August 19th – Obadiah August 26th – Philemon September 2nd – Jude Fellowship Hall Gardening Tips by Laura Colliver August 19th – Composting August 26th – Planting for cool weather Room 223 Talk Time Talk Time is an informal gathering place for young … Continue reading

Holy Land Pilgrimage Info Meetings
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Holy Land Pilgrimage Info Meetings

Get the scoop about our Holy Land Pilgrimage (February 21-March 7, 2016)! There will be informational meetings on Sunday, August 16th at 9:45am in room 115 (under the gym) and on Wednesday, August 19th at 6pm in room 223. Don’t miss out on this trip of a lifetime as Smoke Rise friends and family experience and gain a greater understanding of … Continue reading