As we grow as a community and challenge one another to focus on God, I want to ask a question to you all… What does the word righteous mean? We hear often that God is righteous but do you know what that means? According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, it defines ‘righteous’ as ‘acting in accord with divine or moral law: free from guilt or sin’. Psalm 119:137-144 has this to say…
You are righteous, Lord,
and your laws are right.
The statutes you have laid down are righteous;
they are fully trustworthy.
My zeal wears me out,
for my enemies ignore your words.
Your promises have been thoroughly tested,
and your servant loves them.
Though I am lowly and despised,
I do not forget your precepts.
Your righteousness is everlasting
and your law is true.
Trouble and distress have come upon me,
but your commands give me delight.
Your statutes are always righteous;
give me understanding that I may live.
From this, we understand that God’s righteous ways are eternal and good. Here we read the importance to turn to His righteous ways. It gives us understanding and it is always right. Throughout this week, take time to revere the Word of God and delight in the truth He has for you. Encourage one another this way youth.
E2 NEWS overview
- Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner
- LIFE Conference Meeting
- CIS Servant Leadership Opportunity
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11/10 Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner
11/17 E2 Small Groups
11/24 NO E2 (Thanksgiving break)
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12/1 E2 Small Groups
12/8 Pastor’s Talk
12/15 E2 Small Groups
12/22 Youth Christmas Parties
12/29 No E2 (5th week off)
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1/5 No E2
1/12 E2 Small Groups
1/19 NO E2 (Youth Lock-In)
1/26 E2 Student led Outreach
Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner THIS Saturday!
Nov. 10, 6pm – 9pm
We are looking forward to seeing all our youth families at our early Thanksgiving celebration. We have almost 150 people coming but we still have some room! It’s not too late to sign up and come.
LIFE Conference Meeting
This information meeting is for those going to the LIFE Conference 2019. We will be having our first meeting this Sunday, Nov. 11, to cover the logistics of fundraising, event schedule, and group lessons. Lunch will be provided.
When: Nov. 11, 2018
Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Where: A108 (Cry Room)
If you have any questions, please contact Sam at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CIS Servant Leadership Opportunity
Our Children’s Ministry is offering an opportunity for youth to serve at their Children’s Intercessory School which will start in January. For more details or to apply, please contact Leonora at email@example.com