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THE CHURCH BELL

2021 - 2022


  • november 2022

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  • october 2022

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  • september 2022

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  • august 2022

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  • may 2022

    • A look back at Easter
    • Graduate Recognition
    • Family Promise Resurrection Run
  • APRIL 2022


    • Looking for meaning and fulfillment in all the wrong places
    • Holy Week an Easter Schedule
    • A look at "Forward United"
  • march 2022

    • Equipped to follow Jesus
    • Love that spills over (Lent 2022)
    • Caring Friends Ministry Training


  • february 2022

    • Speaking of Love
    • Covenant Bible Studies
    • Christmas Offering 2021 Total
  • January 2022

    • Christmas is much simpler
    • Welcoming a new 1st Kids Director
    • Reading the Bible Together



  • december 2021

    • A Time to Be Grateful
    • A look ahead to Advent & Christmas
  • November 2021

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  • OCTOBER 2021

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  • september 2021

    • A word about Grace - Rev. Jonas
    • Go.Do. Activities for September 2021
    • Celebrating a new school year. 


  • august 2021

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  • July 2021

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  • June 2021

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  • May 2021

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  • April 2021

    The sorrows of Lent and the joys of Easter

    VBS 2021 Announcement

  • Holy Week/Easter

    Special edition - March 15, 2021

    A look at the events of Holy Week and Easter 2021

  • march 2021

    Holy Week & Easter Preview

    Return to in-person worship

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  • february 2021

    A look ahead to the Lenten Season

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