December 3, 2018

Destructive Grace in a World of Destruction Good Morning Church family, Yesterday we celebrated the first Sunday of Advent and the good news that Christ came to destroy that which brought destruction into His world. Part of the beauty of the gospel whisper in Genesis 3:15 is that God will...

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Christmas Care Packages

The COBC Youth will be packing college students Christmas Care Packages Wednesday, November 28th.  If you have someone you would like to receive one, please submit their name and address to Richard Shumate or Greg Farrell by 5:30  p.m. tomorrow.   Thank you!

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Monday Morning Minute

Good Morning Church Family,     Yesterday, Pastor Scott walked us through Acts 1 where Jesus invites His disciples to live open-handed with their plans, power, and resources. While they had great plans in their minds about what the Kingdom of God would be like; Christ invites them to not trust...

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MONDAY MORNING MINUTE

Like Riding a Bike…. Good Morning Church Family, Do you remember learning to ride a bike? Do you remember struggling, the training wheels, the wobbly insecurity of finding your balance? Did you have a parent there to guide you until they felt ready to let you try in on your...

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November 5, 2018

Dear Church Family, Let’s debunk the fear of evangelism. While many would agree that no believer is exempt from the great commission we functionally live as though it’s for a select few. Could it be because we struggle to grasp Christ’s ultimate authority, not simply over our final destination, but...

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October 29, 2018

Dear Church Family,      While teaching at a Bible study a woman commented from the congregation, “Big I and little you.” The comment was in reference to God’s plans and purposes. Admittedly, I had never heard, nor did I understand the phrase. Yet, it struck a chord with me. As I thought...

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October 22, 2018

 Moving can be frustrating. There are things to hang up, furniture to arrange, and a kitchen which needs organized. Boxes mock you from a distance reminding you of the work yet to be done, and sometimes it’s just easier to silence them by walking them to the basement. When others...

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