Oly Church Plant Update
News for the week of Monday, October 22
You may remember a story we shared back in August. Jonathan and Mandi had began building a relationship with their next door neighbors. Jonathan got the opportunity to share the gospel with the husband and soon found out that he would be leaving for Afghanistan. Jonathan gave him a bible before he left the country. We were told he would we gone for about a year. Well Sunday his wife, who is attending our community group, let us know that he would be back home on Monday. Our team blessed them with dinner and cookies on his return.
The husband told Jonathan, "I kept the Bible you gave me. It is in my bag. I had it the whole time." Please pray that we can continue to build a deep connection with this family.
JESUS . COMMUNITY . MISSION
We knew and shared from the beginning that we would be starting our church through the use of our homes. We want to take the very resource before us and use it for the glory of God. Often church groups that meet in homes are called community groups, home groups, or even small groups. We have chosen to call them City Groups. The idea is have anywhere from 20-40 people meeting in our homes ....