Upcoming Events

World View + Reunion

A Weekend for teens and young adults to help then understand, defend and share their faith. The topic is: God's Design for Male/Female Relationships. For more information go ot http://wv.christiantrainingonline.org/
When: Fri October 3 2:00 PM - Sun October 5 2:00 PM

World View for Parents

Helping your teens and young adults grow emotionally and spiritually. For more information go to http://wv.christiantrainingonline.org/
When: Mon November 10 9:45 AM - 4:30 PM

Christmas on Main Street: Living Nativity and Bazzar

Living Nativity outside in front of the church and Christmas Bazzar inside.
When: Sat December 6 6:05 PM - 9:05 PM

Annual Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

When: Wed December 24 7:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Marriage Retreat

Annual Marriage Retreat at Bird-In-Hand, PA. Open to everyone! For more information go to http://family.christiantrainingonline.org/
When: Fri March 20 2015 7:00 PM - Sun March 22 12:00 PM

World View + Summer Camp

For more information go to http://wv.christiantrainingonline.org/
When: Mon June 15 2015 8:00 AM - Sun June 21 2:00 PM


            Jesus tells us to pray “Our Father” when we pray, addressing God as our very own father.  Too often, though, the word “father” brings more bad memories than good ones.  That can greatly influence our ‘father’ concept.  So how can we correctly understand God as our ‘Father’?  Jesus told a story in Luke 15:11-32 that wonderfully illustrates what God our Father is really like.  We call it the Parable of the Prodigal Son, but it should better be called the Parable of the Loving Father, for that is the real focus.  The story is about a younger brother who took his inheritance, one half of the family estate, and wasted it in careless living.  He found himself living with pigs he was taking care of, longing to have some of their food.  So he decided to go back and try to get a job working for his father, but … Continue reading

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