Ministries

Ministries

Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday Palm Sunday is my favorite Sunday of the year. When my children were little, we somehow ended up with a book about Jesus and his triumphal entry into Jerusalem. Austin and Abby loved this little book so much. It seemed like we read it over and over, throughout the year, not just during the Easter holiday. My kids LOVED to dress up and act like their favorite…

Garments of Grace

Garments of Grace The little handprints that decorate  the walls of the Cooper-Anthony Mercy Child Advocacy Center give new meaning to being the hands and feet of Jesus. Children from ages one to seventeen, who have been sexually abused, are served by the Advocacy Center. These children often have very little. When they arrive for their first visit, each child is given a…

Life Caddy Retreat

Life Caddy Retreat “I think February is a God-ordained time for this retreat, because this is the time of the year when I get tired and need a boost to finish the school year strong.” – Natalie Manatt Every human being needs a healthy rhythm of work and rest in their lives, and those involved with student ministry are no exception!  This year, the amazing people…

Ascent 2017-2018

In the blink of an eye, we have turned the page and started a new school year! It’s always very exciting to see new faces of 6th graders entering the student ministry. And, we always look forward to reconnecting with students who have been out during summer break. Life Caddies for the boys this year are: Josh Hermosillo (6th grade) Taylor Manatt (7th-8th grades)…