CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH
Since 1976, the United States has designated the month of February as Black History month, a time to acknowledge the contributions of African Americans and those of African descent throughout World History. The annual celebration grew out of “Negro History Week,” the brainchild of historian Carter G. Woodson, who designed the week-long celebration to coincide … Continue reading CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY BAPTISM
Celebrating as a church family “What is happening?” asked our 4-year-old in his very high and very loud voice during a recent baptism at our partner church. It wasn’t the time for a long theological and historical explanation about sacraments, so I (Roberta) whispered, “It’s a celebration of someone showing their love and commitment to … Continue reading A HAPPY BIRTHDAY BAPTISM
PRAY WITH US
Join with us as we pray for Connects coming up in March. And check back next month for updates and current requests!