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Grace.Forward! – 4/4/2019

Hey, Grace’rs Easter is just a few weeks away so this weekend we turn our focus to the cross on the horizon.  Families with last names starting with A-F have the food table this weekend. We will be announcing the Grace.Foward! results this weekend! After Saturday@5 meal – spaghetti minus the noodles plus garlic toast. Just $2 per person/$5 per […]

Grace.Forward! – 3/28/2019

Hey, Grace’rs This weekend we celebrate our 14th Anniversary as we get ready to follow Jesus out of the boat…onto the water…and make our commitments to the Grace.Forward project…jump-starting our bold reckless journey to year 15! I’ve been praying for you as God builds your faith capacity leading up to commitment God is stirring in […]

Grace.Forward! – 3/21/2019

Hey, Grace’rs Tomorrow (Friday) I’m having shoulder surgery. All prayers are appreciated! _______________ If you missed worship this weekend you missed the big announcement: So far a handful of our leaders have turned in their pledges for Grace.Foward! and some cash toward their commitments…enough to enable us to send $4000 to a congregation in Rwanda […]

Grace.Forward! – 3/14/2019

Hey, Grace’rs _______________ Countdown to our 15th anniversary: Grace Moment #13 January 15/16, 2005 Walt Kallestad, Sr. Pastor of Community Church of Joy, and Pastor Tim, officially announce the vision for a new church start at Joy’s weekend worship services. _______________ This weekend: We look at how grace moves us forward into our neighborhoods and into […]

Grace.Forward! – 3/7/2019

Hey, Grace’rs _______________ If you want to walk on water… …You have to get out of the boat! _______________ This weekend: You’ll want to wear your water-walking shoes this weekend as Jesus calls us to step out of our comfort zone, into our fear, and ultimately into life-transforming trust through the invitation to walk on […]

Grace.Forward! – 2/28/2019

Hey, Grace’rs _______________ Yet I still dare to hope     when I remember this: The faithful love of the Lord never ends!     His mercies never cease.   Great is his faithfulness;     his mercies begin afresh each morning.   I say to myself, “The Lord is my inheritance;     therefore, I will hope in him!”   The Lord is good […]

Grace.Forward! – 2/21/2019

Hey, Grace’rs ________________ Dear friends, let us continue to love one another, for love comes from God. Anyone who loves is a child of God and knows God. But anyone who does not love does not know God, for God is love. God showed how much he loved us by sending his one and only Son […]

Grace.Forward! – 2/7/2019

Hey, Grace’rs, _______________ Grace.Forward! Countdown to March 27, 2020 (15th Anniversary) Grace Moment #14 December 26, 2004:The First Official Meeting of Community of Grace. 26 of us met in Jeff’s and Diane’s house to talk about what Community of Grace would look like…and how were going to get there in three short months _______________ This weekend: Jesus Goes to […]

Grace.Forward! – 1/31/2019

Hey, Grace’rs, _______________ Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. In Christ, God has given us every spiritual blessing in heaven. In Christ, he chose us before the world was made. In his love he chose us to be his holy people—people without blame before him. And before the world was made, […]