New Sermon Series Starts Sunday

October 29, 2014

A bigger house, nicer car, better vacations: wanting more isn’t always bad, but are we looking for satisfaction in all the wrong places? “Being Rich” outlines exactly how rich most people are and how God wants us to respond to his blessings. This four-week series puts a fresh perspective on what being ‘rich’ really means…

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October 27, 2014

Join us this Sunday, November 2nd for FREE WAFFLES. Go ahead and enjoy the time change. Enjoy the extra hour of sleep. We will fix you breakfast. Times breakfast is served will be from 9:00am to 11:00am; 6:00pm to 6:33pm.

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You Are Invited: 2014 Fall Festival

October 20, 2014

Eastside is hosting a free fall festival on Oct. 29th from 5:30-7:30pm. We will have free food, games, prizes, and truck or treating. We are in need of people that can provide candy and decorate their trunk for this event. We also need pots of chili and finger desserts. If you are willing to help…

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Paint Eastside Pink

October 17, 2014

Eastside will be painted PINK on Sunday, October 26th. We are encouraging everyone to wear pink. If you are a breast cancer survivor then we would like to honor you on this day. Contact Vivian Wallace at 582-5600 (call/text) to let her know you will be in attendance. Wear your pink and show your support. 

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My Next Spiritual Step: Moving

October 15, 2014

As many of you know by now, Rose and I have decided to sell the home we are currently living in. Once we sell our current home, we are going to build a new home. Many of you are wondering why. It’s not because we are building a bigger home. In fact, we are building…

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A New Discipleship Tool

October 13, 2014

One of the new tools that I have come across for discipleship is called a LifePlan™. What is a LifePlan™? The LifePlan™experience is a one-on-one, two day intensive process, designed by Tom Paterson. LifePlanning is a proven, spiritually and behaviorally sound process intended to help you discover your unique design, clarify your life mission, and…

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Eastside’ Play Book

October 10, 2014

In Matthew 16, Jesus tells Peter, “On this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell will not overcome it” (v. 18). When I compare this statement with the church in America as a whole, I am left with the same problem as Jim Putman. Either Jesus is a liar because the…

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Eastside’s Statement of Faith

October 8, 2014

I often get asked from first time guests this question, “What are your beliefs?” ABOUT GOD God is the Creator and Ruler of the universe. He eternally exists in three personalities: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. These are co-equal and are one God (Gen 1:1, 26, 27; 3:22; Psalm 90:2; Matt 28:19;…

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Eastside’s Vision, Mission, and Values

October 6, 2014

In this series of blog entries I am reminding myself, our leaders, and others who we are. VISION is a picture of the preferred future that produces passion in people. Eastside’s vision…disciples making disciples. We envision a day where disciples are impacting the lostness of our community by impacting the 70,000 people who are unchurched…

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