Category Archive: Reaching

Jan 27

The Difference a Word Makes?

Terry Harmon, my good friend and brother in Christ, has begun a new work with his family in Denver, Colorado.  He has served more than 20 years in the mission fields of Russia and Ukraine, but in the last few years has been drawn back to the states where he worked as a pulpit minister.  …

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Sep 23

A Golden Opportunity

Have you ever wished you had known about something that was coming up so you could have been a part of it?  A presentation or special program that you would have promoted, supported or at least attended if someone had ‘clued you in’ on the opportunity.  Sometimes we find out about things after the fact …

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Aug 20

Whose Hand are You Holding?

As the congregation spilled out into the foyer, brothers and sisters in Christ were visiting as they slowly headed toward the exits.  There was no sense of urgency, but rather the sound of hope wafted through the air as adults and children alike laughed and visited with the early Sunday morning crowd. This particular Sunday …

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Mar 22

Weaving a Web…March 24th

This Sunday morning, March 24th, we will have a special guest speaker at Waterview church of Christ.  David Friesen is one of our missionary’s, and he works with the congregation of God’s people in Camrose, Alberta, Canada. How many people would you say it takes to strengthen the work in the mission field?  Will we …

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Mar 08

The Least…March 10th

Sunday morning, March 10th at Waterview church of Christ, our lesson will be presented by Robert Taylor as he provides a update from our mission work in Nicaragua. When we pour out our coins for the ‘Breakfast Program’ in Nicaragua, we are doing much more than filling a small basket.  We are providing more than …

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Feb 26

Growing Up…in the Lord!

Perhaps you’ve been asked the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?”  Little children are often asked this question and the response can be interesting…if not a little comical. Some little boys might reply with, “When I grow up I want to be a fireman.”  In the 70’s it was not …

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Jul 01

That ‘Sinking Feeling’…

“I was sinking deep in sin, far from the peaceful shore. Very deeply stained within, sinking to rise no more. But the Master of the sea heard my despairing cry, From the water lifted me now safe am I.” Have you ever been in a situation when you were really feeling troubled?  Some have even …

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May 07

What Are You Reaching For?

Have you seen how a small child acts when he wants something from his parents?  He might hold his arms out and plead for the ‘gift’.  His actions might look sincere and earnest, or they might just be cute.  But either way, it’s obvious that he is earnest in his request.  He might even be …

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