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Can I Get a Witness?
"[You are] a witness, called to take the stand in the courtroom of your influence, to testify for the name and cause of Jesus Christ." Pastor Stephen Davey
By Appointment Only
“Let’s realize that we are all here by God’s appointment–in God’s sovereign plan…God is here with you to help you with any of the challenges that you face.” Jane Zempel, Newcomers’ Connection Facilitator
Ride It Out
"God has afforded you this opportunity-what are you going to do with it?" Keith Heider, GreifShare Facilitator
The Remotest Part
"This is a development league-we work on physical development snd skills... but we focus on Christ." -Coach Matt Lauffer
Who Is Your One?
"I want people to see that God wants us witnessing." -Pastor Brad Harbaugh
Heartbeat of a Ministry
"It's a wonderful time to bring together ministry partners and to give account for what God has done during the year through the ministry of Wisdom." Pam Hewitt, Banquet Coordinator
A Taste of Summer
"We want to help parents to train their students to pursue Christ with everything in their lives, through teaching and discipleship." -Corey Staton
Cary: A College Town?
"We have a mission to the lost, using our gifts and abilities to make disciples, and a mission to the local church, encouraging and serving the body." Ben Davey
Into All the World
"Pray; ask God what He wants! Trust Him!" Bettie Ittenbach
Save the Date!
"Brothers, if anyone is caught in any transgression, you who are spiritual should restore him in a spirit of gentleness." Galatians 6:1a
"We're to give great thought to where we're going—and where we want to be."
More Than a Tree
"The first tree brought separation, the second tree made possible reconciliation."
From Bethlehem to Belief
"But as for you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, Too little to be among the clans of Judah, From you One will go forth for Me to be ruler in Israel." Micah 5:2a
"We're combining the desire of our community to play sports with our desire to share the truth [that changes] lives." – Chad Poprocki, Sports Ministry Director
Whatever It Takes!
THANK YOU to the scores of behind-the-scenes volunteers for all you do!
Our Messiah's Advent
"Celebrating Advent prepares us to remember Jesus' incarnation-His humble arrival in a manger."
Grateful to Our Great God
Rejoice always...in everything give thanks; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.
–1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
Don't Miss Out!
“After coming into the house they saw the Child with Mary His mother; and they fell to the ground and worshiped Him. Then, opening their treasures, they presented to Him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.”
“The goal of Pure Religion...is to connect adoptive families...and to provide encouragement and information for those considering adoption or foster care.”
–Dave and Jen McClard
Not Just for Children
“We'd like to thank Suzanne Strider for her faithful service as director over the last two years. Suzanne will be stepping down later this year due to family commitments.”
–Pastor Scott Wylie
Women, Be Encouraged
“Our goal is to encourage women to develop a fresh passion in their relationship with Christ.”
–Suzi McDuffee, Women's Ministry Special Events Coordinator
Love, Know and Live God’s
“I want Colonial Student Ministry to be known for training up students who love Godís Word, know Godís Word and live out Godís Word.”
“The things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.”
–2 Timothy 2:2 (NASB)
G'Day, Pastor Mike!
“To create a fun and exciting program that will engage kids on their level and teach them how to know, love and serve Christ.”
–Vision for Children's Ministry
All I Want...
“We are always so blessed and reminded of God’s goodness in caring for us in such special ways from you dear friends at Colonial”
–Global Staff Member
Boots on the Ground
“The ministry of Colonial’s deacons is to provide a spiritual safety net of service, care and shepherding by biblically qualified and appointed men for the entire Colonial flock.”
–Deacon Mission Statement
Happy New Year!
“We do everything we do to accomplish the cause of Christ for the glory of God.”