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Got the Tickets?

Got the Tickets? While our boys were growing up we had season tickets to Shocker basketball games. When we got in the car to head to the game, whoever was the first to ask, “Got the tickets?” received a prize. This tradition was started after the game when we got almost to the field house…

“Overcome the World” 

“Overcome the World”  Have you ever slowed down to contemplate and comprehend how incredible it is to be called a friend of Jesus? I mean exactly how or even why would God’s son be willing to demote himself from such a place of prestige to make himself available and accessible to those he created. Maybe…

Our Nursery Needs You! 

Our Nursery Needs You!  Women of Northside, are you looking for ways to serve young families in our church community? One opportunity that often goes unnoticed, but plays a crucial role in fostering a welcoming environment, is the church nursery. This small space becomes a sanctuary for infants and toddlers, providing a foundation for their…

Choosing My Words Wisely

Choosing My Words Wisely We’ve all done it, either in a private conversation or a larger public setting. We misspoke. We said something that we didn’t mean to say. Maybe we were surprised, or we were otherwise distracted, or maybe our emotions were already on edge, but we messed up. We hope the situation turns…

A Christ-like Perspective

A Christ-like Perspective There was a time in my life when I was a traveling salesman that I listened to several hours of political news per day. I knew everything that was going on, and I had an opinion on all of it. I was well informed, but there was a drawback to my brain…

Upcoming Sunday and Wednesday Bible Classes

Upcoming Sunday and Wednesday Bible Classes Sunday Mornings (Starting February 18) After spending several months studying Acts in the New Testament, we will move to God’s miraculous blessings of Israel in the Old Testament for a 14-week study of Exodus. These are our teachers: Steve Tandy, Brian Middleton, Ryan Heuer, and James Pearman. The FOCUS…

Follow the Owner’s Manual

Follow the Owner’s Manual When I buy something I don’t know how to use, the first thing I do is read the owner’s manual. Some of you like to figure out how to use a new thingamabob through trial and error, but I like to let the manufacturer tell me how to use it. You…