Posts with the tag “pastor-brad-lewis”
by Pastor Brad Lewis on August 19th, 2023
Thank you for the last 11 years! I’ve had so many great memories working at O’Fallon First UMC. In this time we have been through a lot together, but God has been so good through it all. I still remember joining the staff in 2012 and getting my feet wet in ministry. The first summer trip I ever took the youth group on was to North Carolina. This would be a staple in our student ministry for severa...
Color Code of Awareness
by Becky Long on July 7th, 2023
Over the last year I have been teaching classes to individuals, organizations, and churches about personal defense and emergency planning. One of the key components we talk about in all these settings is the color code of awareness. This idea will sound familiar to my friends who have served in the military. We talk about four different stages of awareness: Being Unaware, Awareness, Heighten Aware...
Eight Years Old
by Becky Long on June 16th, 2023
We should be working as hard as we can to live into the mission God has given us.