Let us swap!

September 10 is Swap Ideas Day. It is a day to share thoughts, trade/barter goods, exchange ideas, share and hear opinions and discuss viewpoints with family members, friends, co-workers, classmates and -maybe even- strangers. This unofficial holiday celebrates teamwork, recognizing that we are better as a community who collaborates! How do God’s people (the church)…

Stuff is happening

Stuff is happening all of the time,  and we hope you come and hang out this Fall!  Sundays at Holmeswood Worship at 9:00 am (Nursery offered for kids 3 and under) BFG (Small groups) for ALL ages at 10:15 am   Sunday, September 23 – Stewardship Sunday and Potluck lunch, after church Let’s meet and…

Is it Summer or Fall? Awkward.

Summer is over, but it’s still really hot. School has begun, but even the thought of wearing a Fall sweater makes us want to faint. So, is it SUMMER or FALL? What is it about transitions that are so hard? When we go from elementary to middle school, does that make us tweens or teens?…

Fascinating Joseph

Sometimes I forget how fascinating the Bible truly is. Has this happened to you lately? I’ve been reading through the tiny books each day this summer, and it is incredible how many little words and phrases stand out, based on what I’m going through. And I’ve been highlighting to add a little pigment to the…

Salvation Mountain – crazy or Christ-like?

Leonard Knight was quite a character. He did odd jobs most of his life, with the lightning focus of figuring out ways to share God’s love with others. Instead of being subtle and attending Sunday morning Worship at church, being kind to neighbors and friends, and volunteering at the local food bank, he went big…

Skyler’s Blog Takeover

Disclaimer: Hello, I am the CBF Summer Intern for Holmeswood, Skyler Lessenden, and for this week I get the chance to write this blog. I am a little unsure of what to write about, but I will do my best and hopefully you all enjoy!  Over the last couple of months the world has been…

Summer is Here!!

Hello, Families! Summer is Here, and we want to make sure you know about these exciting camps coming up for your children/teens. Elementary-aged students’ families in the Center School District received our Summer Camps Flyer, so our camper spots are filling up quickly! Please make sure the graduating Kindergarten—6th graders in your life are registered…