This "Oaths" teaching by Jesus on the sermon on the mount points out the sin in men, exposes the sin of this world and teaches us how holy God is. Trying to be reverent towards God, a person of integrity and avoid manipulation is impossible to do on our own. These things that Jesus is calling out on us are not to be dealt with and accomplished in our sinful nature.Read more and watch this week's message on our blog.
CURRENT CONNECTION OPPORTUNITIES
February 11 - Along Side Ministries - On The Plaza
Once a month we will be featuring a different community partner. Stop by the table on the plaza to learn how Along Side Ministries impacts our community and what you can do to help.
February 14 - 6:30pm - Bethany Bible Church
Join us as we begin the road to Easter on Ash Wednesday. Several churches around the Valley will gather at Bethany Bible Church for this thoroughly evangelical, biblical reflection on what makes Good Friday and Easter necessary! The service begins at 6:30pm in the BBC Worship Center and childcare (birth-kindergarten) is available upon request at the BBC website.
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KENYA MISSION TRIP
June 7-17 - Mathare Slum, Nairobi, Kenya
Join us as we head to the Mathare Slum in Nairobi, Kenya this summer. Service opportunities there include putting on a VBS for the children in the Kosovo School, making home visits with the social workers and assisting with medical or dental clinics. Preparation for this trip includes 4 mandatory pre-field orientation sessions to prepare the team for this experience, assistance with fundraising, foreign travel shots, and team building. Trip cost is approximately $4000. A deposit of $250 and a copy of a current passport are required with the submission of your application. Deadline to sign up is February 25.
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ASPIRE WOMEN'S EVENT
March 2 - 6:30pm - Vineyard Church North Phoenix
1 night - 3 hours - Just for Women
An evening full of laughter, learning, stories & music. For a $20 group rate ticket pay at Guest Services or the church office no later than Feb. 25.