World Trade Center Memorial

We Remember 9/11 (By Shane Prewitt)

World Trade Center Memorial
Today marks eighteen years since our nation experienced the tragedies that took place on 9/11. Our country was forever changed on that fateful day in which almost 3,000 people were killed through those acts of terrorism. Yesterday on social media, there was a reminder going around that on this date eighteen years ago (September 10), 3,000 people had no idea that they were spending the last night of their lives with their family and friends.
 

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God Stories Continued (By Pam Scott)

I knew there would be more stories from Kids Summer Shake-Up, where we saw God’s hand at work, so here’s a few more:

  • An out of control child started behaving and obeying, just like that!
  • 4th, 5th and 6th grade areas had their highest number of kids attending ever (that was the group we were starting to see diminish over the years).

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Reconciliation (By Jon Perkins)

It was on my mind all summer. Well, maybe not all summer, but definitely the last month or so. I remember the excitement of going back for my sophomore year of college and the angst of knowing that I’d hurt my best friend.
    

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It’s Celebration Time! (By Shane Prewitt)

Under the terms of the Law, God appointed Feast days in which His people were to gather together at an appointed time to celebrate His goodness towards them. The major festivals of Old Testament Israel were: Passover, Unleavened Bread, First Fruits, the Feast of Weeks (Pentecost), the Feast of Trumpets, the Day of Atonement, and the Feast of Booths.
    

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