A Thankful Community

A Thankful Community

Every year, several churches in Nokomis come together to celebrate Thanksgiving. This year, the Community Thanksgiving Service will be held at Grace Baptist on November 22 at 6 pm. When we think about Thanksgiving, we often think about turkey, family, and football. And while it's fun to celebrate these traditions, the holiday truly has its roots in being thankful to God. It's a time set aside to thank God for the innumerable blessings that He gives to us. Blessings of salvation, His presence, His sustaining hand upon our lives. Psalm 136:1 says, "Give…continue reading →
Why We Stream Our Worship Services

Why We Stream Our Worship Services

We've been streaming our morning worship service live online since 2013, but back then we only streamed audio from the service. Recently, we also started streaming video, so that you can not only hear us, but see everything as well. And while we're still working to smooth out some bumps in the road, many people have let me know how much God has blessed them through this new way to participate in our worship services. That's why we stream our worship services. We don't do it merely because we can (although, since we can,…continue reading →
Live Video Coming Sunday!

Live Video Coming Sunday!

This Sunday, we'll be video streaming our Sunday morning worship service LIVE online for the first time. We've been streaming audio live for awhile now, but now we also have the ability to stream video. And since we have the capability to do so, why not use it? We want to use every means possible to share the good news of Jesus Christ. There's a good possibility that this Sunday will have technical difficulties. Please be patient with us, we'll work out the kinks as we get used to the process. And we'd…continue reading →
VBS is Coming!

VBS is Coming!

If you have children age 4 (potty-trained) through those entering 10th grade, and you live in or near Nokomis, we'd love to have them join us for Vacation Bible School! Our VBS this year will be June 15-19, from 6 pm to 8:30 pm each evening. Mark your calendars! We will also have Family Day on Sunday morning, June 21, at 10:30 am, where we will show pictures and a video from the week, make some crafts, and even taste several of the snacks that the kids enjoyed. Our theme for VBS this year will be…continue reading →