Can You Keep Your Hand….

Out of the Cookie Jar? At Teen Night Friday evening, Caleb shared about temptation–sources of it and how to resist it. There was an object lesson with some mysterious goods veiled beneath a towel. The question was: Which treat is the most tempting, and to what lengths will you go to retrieve it?

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Pray for Matt

Injuries aren’t much fun, and neither is hobbling everywhere you go. Matt injured his knee nearly two weeks ago during a game of basketball. Today, he flew home to Ohio, where there are physicians he knows and trusts, and his family will be able to care for him if his knee needs extensive rehabilitation. Please…

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Springtime!

It’s springtime and picnic time! Dreamy Draw Park was the meeting place for this month’s staff & volunteer potluck. Several board members and their wives joined us as well. There were a few Aim Right’ers in training! – – – – – – – – – – – – Even the desert blooms.Lost Dutchman State…

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What to do with Immigration?

Arizona has been in the news lately, and it’s all because of this impending legislation. How do you respond Biblically when you live and work and serve in a community, county, and state filled with immigrants? In essence, What would Jesus do? The president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference weighs in with these…

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College Acceptance Rate: 100%

Click on the image below to find out how an inner-city school in a violent, gang-infested neighborhood managed to have its entire 2010 graduating class accepted into college.

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Of Roaches, Lice, & Calvary Love

Yesterday evening, I knocked on the apartment of one our Kids Klub families. When the mom opened the door, I noticed that what I could see of the living room was completely devoid of furniture. I asked if they were moving. “No,” she said, “our furniture is gone until we get it back.” Immediately my…

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More Easter…

A cast of mainly teens presented a play of the events of Passion Week for 70+ children yesterday evening. The play was followed by an egg hunt. Interestingly, upon returning to the church after taking children home in the van, I discovered that Disciple #3 and Angel-at-the-Tomb had been fighting. From eyewitness reports of other…

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