• Services: Sunday Life Groups: 9:00am; Worship Service: 10:30am

      Forward
      150 150 Journey Church

      As we consider the way forward after our Summer Celebration, our purpose remains the same: forming followers of Jesus who impact their world. We have been talking together about next steps after these five weeks with no Study Groups and one worship service. They have been good weeks of special celebration … an outdoor baptism…

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      Look Out
      150 150 Journey Church

      During the year of 1987, Sue Ann and I were between ministry positions and so we decided to visit churches in our area. The Dallas metroplex offered many choices and so this was a unique opportunity to see how different congregations “did church.” Since we included a variety of denominations among the churches we went…

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      Independence Day
      150 150 Journey Church

      July 4 is a big day for Americans. Each year on that date we remember the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and celebrate our independence from British rule. Well, on July 4, 1982, I happened to be in , of all places, Britain! And that year, July 4th fell on a Sunday. In…

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      Seeing Reality
      150 150 Journey Church

      The officers showed up with their cruisers, their gear, and even a police dog. It was “Wisdom & Safety Night,” a special event Pastor John hosted on March 9th for area youth. Officers from the Clinton Police Department gave demonstrations of procedures and instructions for safety. One of the pieces of equipment they brought was…

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      The News Is Good
      150 150 Journey Church

      The recent passing of my father-in-law brings home forcefully the need for hope. So much is encompassed in the death of a parent. There is the obvious—I will not see Roy again in this life. No more walking his land with him and looking at his flowers, no more rousing games of Hearts, no more…

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      Step Up
      150 150 Journey Church

      “Don’t be afraid; just believe.” These are the arresting words Jesus spoke to Jairus as they walked to Jairus’ house. (See Mark 5:21-43 for the entire story.) The words by themselves are challenging enough, but when they are seen in their context they take on even greater impact. Jesus gave these words to Jairus when…

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      Of Socks and Sin
      150 150 Journey Church

      I was mortified! During a recent worship service I was sitting in my usual front-row seat. I had my legs crossed so that my left ankle was resting on my right knee. That posture made my sock very plain to see. I was casually looking downward for a few moments and rather distractedly noted the…

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