Posts by admin (Page 88)

Posts by admin (Page 88)

>What did you do Wednesday?

>October 31 Grace Chapel families scattered to their homes, to await their neighbors…. This was the first year the porch light was on at the Schmidt house, and it rocked my oldest daughter’s world. So I sat on my porch steps (it was such a nice evening) talking to Anne on my cell phone and explaining why, after 25 years, we were passing out Halloween candy.…

>Just Walk Across the Room Week 3

> Lord Jesus, as we continue to make our way “across the room” help us to craft our individual faith stories in a way that people can understand and relate to. At the same time, Father, guide us when we present the follow-up ‘Good News’ story about your Son to others. Amen.

>Just Walk Across the Room Week 2

> Father, we thank you for the many groups that are forming. Thank you forthe new leaders, and the friendships that will come from this time together.Father, we ask for focus and time management as fall activities vie for ourtime. Bring each of us closer in our relationship to you. Show us thosepeople you want us to walk to and prompt us to hear their story and develop…

>Life Chain 2007

> Submitted by Neil Stolman This past Sunday 24 people took part in holding up signs supporting ‘Life’ along the Halsted entrance to Grace Chapel. From 2:30 – 3:30pm a steady stream of traffic worked its way up and down Halsted, along with the many cars leaving the strip mall across the street. Even though it was just for an hour, it seemed a bit…

>Just Walk Across the Room Week 1

>Would you join us in prayer as we study together this month? Father in Heaven, help us to realize that “The Greatest Gift” we can giveto someone is a personal explanation on how to become rightly connectedwith Jesus Christ. Give us strength and passion to leave our “circles ofcomfort” and take the “Good News” forward to others.…

>Happy New Year

>I was surprised to learn from Al Feria (our missionary in Paris) that in the French culture the beginning of the new school year is considered THE new year. The end of summer marks the end of the year, and the start of school marks a new year. I thought I was the only one who felt that way. Guess I’d feel right at home in France, apart from that language barrier…