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Children's Ministry Leader

Posted onMarch 29, 2017 | by: Pastor Jeff Falkowski | 0 comments

The Church of the Cross, Bluffton, is seeking a full-time Children’s Ministry Leader. We recognize children can understand the deep truths of the Gospel at an early age....Keep Reading

What Does Every Marriage Need?

Posted onFebruary 24, 2017 | by: Pastor Jeff Falkowski | 0 comments

Before Gwen and I were married, we had a wise friend insist on sending us to professional marriage counselors for premarital counseling. While there, the husband and wife team made a powerful point. They said, "People routinely take care of their cars because it is important to keep them running well, how much more then should we take care of our marriages?" Their point was clear. Don't wait until you have a major breakdown to "fix" your marriage, make sure you take care of your marriage along the way and your marriage will take care of you!...Keep Reading

I Feel Like a Rich Man

Posted onFebruary 9, 2017 | by: Pastor Jonathan Riddle | 0 comments

This week my oldest son Sam turned 17. It does not seem that long ago that Lisa and I brought him home from the hospital. So, now we have a 17 year old and a two-year-old with four others running around the house. Lisa and I calculated except for a 14-month break, we have been changing diapers for nearly 16 years! Life is always busy in the Riddle household....Keep Reading

Padre's Ponderings

Posted onFebruary 2, 2017 | by: Father Chuck Owens | 0 comments

Have you ever had so much to do that you just couldn't seem to catch up? I'm in one of those places right now - I know because this morning I woke with these words from one of my favorite Frankie Laine songs running through my mind!...Keep Reading