Some guides to developing your skills and growing within our church family.
it is helpful to get some guidance from others when we are trying to learn
something new. The guides below are intended to help you grow in your
faith, develop your spiritual gifts, and continue to strengthen our church
family. If you think of an area where you would like some guidance,
please be sure to contact us
. Growing is one
of the keywords in our mission statement
and we encourage everyone in our church family to grow.
to lead a public prayer
Here are some useful thoughts as you
prepare to lead our collective hearts in prayer to God.
How to read
scripture in public
This is a great guide to make sure that your
reading conveys God's Word in a clear and compelling way.
How to lead
Here are great tips and guidance on leading
our congregation in signing.
How to study the
Discovery Bible Study (DBS) is an easy way to study
the Bible by yourself or with others.
This guide, written by G.
, describes the DBS process in detail. We also have
notes for class leaders using DBS,
and a one-page
DBS summary sheet
that you can print and keep in your Bible. You can also use your
favorite search engine to find videos and other instructional material on
DBS.How to fast
the Bible say about the practice and purpose of fasting? This lesson
will give you a solid background and guidance for Biblical fasting.
How to use a
A concordance is one of the most fundamental tools for
Christians as they study the Bible. This simple guide will show you
how to start using a concordance.
How to prepare communion bread at
If you find yourself at home and unable to meet with other
Christians for whatever reason, here are easy instructions on how to make
your own communion bread.How to start your day
How we start our day impacts our frame of mind, our relationship with
others, and our walk with God. Make sure you start your day off right!
How to take great photos with your cell phone camera.
Here are some
ideas to help you take much better cell phone pictures. Try them out!