20 09, 2018

The Gospel Changes Everything

By | 2018-09-20T16:28:11+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Pastor Jeremy Metze|0 Comments

I recently read a book that was written for teenagers called, This Changes Everything: How the Gospel Transforms the Teen Years by Jaquelle Crowe. In the first chapter, “Our Identity,” she wrote, “Christians who live for this new kingdom have a new King. His name is Jesus. Because of him, everything is transformed. We’re now [...]

17 05, 2018

Our Church Leadership: Elders and Deacons

By | 2018-05-17T15:56:20+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Pastor Scott Davis|0 Comments

Our council at Central Manor is made up of two groups which make up the leadership.  They are Elders and Deacons.  While they each serve a different function, they both serve together as the council to accomplish God’s mission for the church. The elders are the leaders of the church.  Some of the elders are [...]

14 05, 2018

The church and Social Media: Hitting the reset button

By | 2018-05-14T10:18:39+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Jason Adams|0 Comments

Things change. It’s one thing we can all count on. When it comes to technology and social media, things change at a rapid pace. In the not so distant past a good number of people were seeing our posts. In their Facebook news feeds each week our posts were commonly included. It wasn’t uncommon for [...]

21 03, 2018

Developing a vision #5. Guiding principles: A strategy for leading and interacting in the Church

By | 2018-03-21T13:54:12+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rules have a negative connotation.  They are restrictive and rigid.  Even though they come across that way they are necessary for every family and organization.  The rules keep people on track.  They can be a safety net and guide to church as well.  While we can’t list all that we feel God would have us [...]

26 12, 2017

Join us for worship (Part II)

By | 2017-12-26T15:13:28+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Jason Adams|0 Comments

Last time we started into uncovering what the core meaning of “worship” is, as it relates to our faith and congregational gatherings. 1 Peter 2:9 instructs that we, followers of Christ, are a chosen race, a royal priesthood. Many thoughts and images may come to mind when you hear the term priest. Many things come [...]