News (Page 8)

News (Page 8)

Summer Life Journals And Reading List

Each season we put together a list of daily scripture readings to facilitate your personal journey of discipleship.  In coordination with our sermon series this spring we are going to focus our daily readings on the book of Acts.  The readings for each day are intentional short so that you have space to reflect and meditate on the word. The goal is not to rush through each reading but to spend time reflecting on what it means for your life. We…

Camp Attitude Summer Mission Trip

We’re returning to Camp Attitude July 9-15, 2016! The 100%-volunteer-run camp in Foster, Oregon, was established in 2000, and serves special-needs children and their families. High school students will be “buddied up” with a special-needs kid during the day, helping with activities and having fun. Adult participants will partner on work projects to support the ongoing work of the camp. Families help as support staff with behind-the-scenes service. Support the team in prayer, in finances, or just cheering us on!

Vacation Bible School Registration Begins

Kids entering Kindergarten through 5th Grade will want to experience “CAVE QUEST” – a week of Vacation Bible School (VBS), July 20-24, 2016. With a focus on “Following Jesus, the Light of the World”, the 9AM-Noon experience will include crafts, music, refreshments, Bible stories, recreation and more. Parents can register their children here.

Event Schedule For Lent and Easter

Lenten Events 2016: Consider participating in some of our extra discipleship opportunities during Lent this year: Ash Wednesday Service– Feb 10, 6pm Taizé Contemplative Prayer Service – Feb 28, 6:30pm Syrian Refugee Awareness Evening – March 13 6:30pm Journey to the Cross – 10 am March 20 Maundy Thursday Meal and Service – March 24, 6pm Good Friday – March 25 12pm 24 Hr Prayer Vigil – March 24-25  – Sign up for an hour to pray   Lenten Study: Pastor…

Lent Guide 2016

Today is Ash Wednesday, which marks the first day of Lent.  Lent is a season in the life of the church that marks the 40 days that lead up to Easter. Historically, Lent has been a time when many people return to the various practices of the Christian faith. We do this not as an obligation or as a means of earning God’s love; instead, these practices are ways to focus on God, experience freedom from unhealthy attachments, stand in…

Winter Reading List And Life Journals

Each quarter we provide a scripture reading schedule to encourage the development of your personal spiritual formation. We alternate between the New Testament and Old Testament each quarter and read the Psalms in the summer. Over the next few years we will end up reading the entire Old Testament once, the New Testament twice and the Psalms twice.   We’ve intentional chosen a slower pace so that we have time to really meditate and reflect on the text each day. This…

Advent Events and Schedule

Longview Community Church has a wonderful Advent tradition that includes numerous opportunities for worship, fellowship and service.  Below you will find our Advent schedule. December 5: Pancake Breakfast, Back Sale & Handcraft Fair 8:00-11:00 December 5: Starlight Parade 5:00pm, Kids’ float #36 (meet in front of PUD) December 6: Kids Christmas Program.  Combined service at 10:30 am December 12: South West Symphony Christmas Concert featuring excerpts from the Messiah 7:00pm December 13: South West Symphony Christmas Concert featuring excerpts from…

Hill Memorial presents The Lohr Trio November 8

The Lohr Trio and guests will perform at Longview Community Church on Sunday, November 8, at 4:00 p.m. Pianist Dr. Michael C. Liu, Violinist Dr. George Oh, and Cellist, Suzanne Rague along with guest artist soprano Barbara Choltco and pianist Kathryn Hobbie will perform a variety program highlighting music from Brahms to Liszt, Koldaly, Arensky, and arrangements of Cole Porter. The Annual Hill Memorial Concert was established in 1993 to honor John and Esther Hill, both musicians and actively involved…

Fall Reading List and Life Journals

Each quarter we provide a scripture reading schedule to encourage the development of your personal spiritual formation. Below you will find this quarter’s schedule.  You can also download a hard copy here: Fall 2015 Daily Readings. Starting this year we are going to alternate between the New Testament and Old Testament each quarter and read the Psalms in the summer. Over the next few years we will end up reading the entire Old Testament once, the New Testament twice and the…

Fall Kick Off 2015

We are kicking off our next ministry season on Sunday September 13.  Join us on the lawn at 10am between services for brunch.  During this meal together you’ll have a chance to get more information about upcoming events, groups, and service opportunities for the next season.  We’ll have some fun stuff for kids too!