Running Over

1 Timothy 1:12-1712 I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength to do his work. He considered me trustworthy and appointed me to serve him, 13 even though I used to blaspheme the name of Christ. In my insolence, I persecuted his people. But God had mercy on me because I did […]

Thanksgiving Dodgeball Tournament

The Oakbrook Terrace Corps is hosting an informal Dodgeball Tournament on Thanksgiving (Thursday, November 22nd) from 7-9pm. You must be at least 14 years old to play. It’s going to be informal so if people show up and want to play set teams (teams of 6, 8 or 10), we’ll do teams. If people show […]

The Apostles Have a Sleepover

Acts 15:22-3522 Then the apostles and elders together with the whole church in Jerusalem chose delegates, and they sent them to Antioch of Syria with Paul and Barnabas to report on this decision. The men chosen were two of the church leaders—Judas (also called Barsabbas) and Silas. 23 This is the letter they took with […]

Corps Cadet Day 2007

We had a great Corps Cadet Day on Saturday! Over 150 people from 14 Metro Corps participated in a day of games, testing, worship and teaching. Our special guest was Barb Higgins, from the Territorial Youth Department who encouraged Corps Cadets to be Armed and Dangerous. To all you Corps Cadets out there, we are […]

A Word Of Encouragement – Thoughts On Faithfulness

I have talked with many friends and acquaintances this week that have hinted (or proclaimed) that they are tired, frustrated and ready to give up. Maybe it’s just the change of seasons and the annual it’s-so-depressing-because-it-starts-to-get-dark-around-5pm feeling. Maybe it’s just sincere, actual fatigue. I won’t preach to you (because it’s not the answer, I know, […]

Chicago Temple Coffee House Photodoc

The Chicago Temple Corps had another successful Coffee House last Friday night. These coffee house nights are a lot of fun and this last one was a talent night where youth rapped, danced, shared drama and sang. Stay tuned for the next Coffee House and plan on attending! (Photos courtesy of Melissa Clayborne)

Be Encouraged

Acts 15:12-2112 Everyone listened quietly as Barnabas and Paul told about the miraculous signs and wonders God had done through them among the Gentiles. 13 When they had finished, James stood and said, “Brothers, listen to me. 14 Peter has told you about the time God first visited the Gentiles to take from them a […]