Fighting “Back to School Blues”

"I have always had school sickness, as others have seasickness. I cried when it was time to go back to School long after i was old enough to be ashamed of such behavior" -Jacques Derrida Many feel the same way the French Philosopher feels about school. Going back to school can be a difficult transition. Going from the relaxing and fun summer months to the grind of school can really shock the system. Going back to deal with insecurities, bullies, popularity contests, beauty contests, peer [Read more...]

Cody McCreanor adopted into Gods household

The date March 22, 2005 is a very significant one for Cody McCreanor. It was the date he was adopted by a new family. This family didn't have to adopt him, surely there were many options, but they chose the young man that would become Cody McCreanor. He was given a home, a name, a new life, hope, and a future. Surely one of the most significant dates of his young life. The date August 11,2017 is also a very significant one for Cody McCreanor. It was the date he was adopted into the household [Read more...]

Spiritual Pollution

The lesson started with the following short movie done by the folks at "The Bible Project" Click here for video Through the blood of Jesus, we have an opportunity for clean space without any spiritual pollution. We went over two practicals for how to eliminate spiritual pollution and the first one was to Accept Gods forgiveness Sometimes we can be hard hearted because we don't really accept the fact that God has forgiven us, so we try to work to earn Gods forgiveness. Ephesians [Read more...]

Jonathan Heinzman’s becomes a new creation!

To see the video of Jon's baptism, click here This past week was truly incredible as we were able to witness the baptism of Jonathan Heinzman! "Immediately, something like scales fell from Saul's eyes, and he could see again. He got up and was baptized" Acts 9:18 Jonathan Heinzman was baptized on the 3rd of August, 2017 and another member was added to Gods household! John grew up with the examples his parents set of how to be a disciple of Jesus Christ. He understood, like Timothy, what [Read more...]

Hartford and SoConn Teens Unite!

This past Saturday, we had an amazing joint event with the Teens from The Hartford Church of Christ. It was an action packed day of activities and fellowship with our teen counterparts from down the road. To recap: We began the day with an ice breaker activity where Teens had to learn 3 interesting things about their teen counterparts. We said a prayer for a fun time together and for an injury free day (which God answered). We commenced to have an intense tug-o-war battle that went [Read more...]

Teen Ministry Serving the Community

  This Past Saturday the Teen Ministry had the amazing opportunity to go into the city of Bridgeport and serve the community. Through our HOPE chapter, the Teen ministry was able to volunteer at Bridgeport Rescue Mission. "Bridgeport Rescue Mission demonstrates the love of God to the hungry, homeless and addicted throughout coastal Fairfield County, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We serve men, women and children, fighting poverty from the inside out." This is the second time this [Read more...]