I am so thankful to be part of such an amazing church.
A church that is constantly looking for ways to reach out and share the love of Jesus and meet the spiritual and physical needs of our community.
A church that provides a safe environment for us to raise our children in the ways of the Lord; complete with a dynamic children's ministry that is staffed with great leaders who truly care about the children and families they serve.
A church that has dynamic worship and bible-based preaching.
A church that encourages each one of us to take personal responsibility for spiritual growth in our lives and not just rely on a Sunday sermon to make it happen.
A church that encourages community within the body of Christ by providing hundreds of small groups so that no one should ever feel they are going through life alone.
A church that hosts world-class conferences like the one being held this week. If you have never attended a CBC Conference I would encourage you to come out this week. The conferences really are life-changing events.
These are just a few of the reasons I am thankful for my church. What about you?