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The Necessity of Clarity

July 31, 2012

Dear Friends, My goal at the beginning of 2012 was for every attender at Eastside to be able to repeat our VISION. Can you repeat Eastside’s vision? Our vision is Disciples Making Disciples. Repeat the vision again to yourself. Now repeat the vision out loud. I now have a desire for each Eastside attender to not…

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Your Help Is Needed

July 26, 2012

Dear Friends, Tracks for Packs 5K Run/Walk coming up Saturday, August 25. All proceeds goes to the Madison Backpack Ministry. Please register on or by August 10th for best rates and to ensure you get a dri-fit t-shirt. Please feel free to stop by Eastside to register or to register online please click here.  You…

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A Little Bragging…

July 23, 2012

Dear Eastsiders: The Bible is full of admonitions to refrain from boasting about yourself, but I think you would agree that a little bragging about other people might be within the lines of Scriptural acceptability. I spent the last week with 22 other people in Guatemala City at Prince of Peace Home for Girls serving…

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Francis Drake’s Prayer

July 9, 2012

The following prayer is what I would label as a “disciple’s” prayer for himself and for those he is seeking to disciple. “A Disciple’s Prayer” Disturb us, Lord, when we are too well pleased with ourselves, When our dreams have come true Because we dreamed too little, Because we sailed too close to the shore.…

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Three Relationships in the Discipleship Process

July 6, 2012

Lately, I have been posting a few blog posts about discipleship due to the fact that Eastside’s vision is – Disciples Making Disciples. We make biblical disciples in intentional relationships (1 on 1, inner 3, small group of 12). There is no way that discipleship can take place a part from relationships. There are three…

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Welcome Eastside’s New Children’s Director

July 3, 2012

Eastside would like to introduce Clerrinda Queen as our new children’s director. Clerrinda will begin her new position on July 30, 2012. Here is Clerrinda’s bio: Clerrinda Queen is from Olive Hill, KY. She graduated from Kentucky Christian University in May 2011 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a major in Biblical Studies.…

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Reproducing Disciples

July 1, 2012

Friends, Discipleship is all about multiplication and reproducing. In fact, a disciple is someone who disciples another who then in turn disciples another person and the process continues until the entire world is reach for Jesus. There are a wide variety of strategies on the market today to accomplish this process. The most practical model…

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