Recognizing Life

Our surroundings which are alive can become seemingly lifeless when distractions view for and capture our attention. We begin to feel less alive as a result. However, when those surroundings begin to come back into focus, and we engage with them, the life we thought was lost re-emerges, instilling within us renewal and wonder.

Message: Recognizing Life

Scripture: Luke 24:13-25

Speaker: Pastor Kevin Kessler

Sunday April 30, 2017

Recognizing Life, 4/30/17

Our surroundings which are alive can become seemingly lifeless when distractions vie for and capture our attention. We begin to feel less alive as a result. However, when those surroundings begin to come back into focus, and we engage with them, the life we thought was lost re-emerges, instilling within us renewal and wonder.

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Body Language

Sermon Title: ¨Body Language¨
Speaker: Robin Henry

Scripture: John 20: 19-31

Great message Sunday from Robin Henry. Listen on our church podcast (Search ¨Canton Church of the Brethren¨ on iTunes or wherever you find podcasts.

 

Earth Day and the CCOB: Consider joining one of our local environmental initiatives

Happy Earth Day from the CCOB!

Did you know the Church of the Canton Church of the Brethren has a deep history of caring for the environment? In fact, as part of our Dignity journey we decided to make this commitment to preserving and restoring the environment a pillar of our church. We even included it in our mission statement!

Welcome to the Canton Church of the Brethren, a community of faith that values dignity, putting it into practice by fostering wholeness, balance, and peace through respect of God’s creation .

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Be Patient

Scripture Text: John 11:1-45

Message: Be Patient

We hold tightly to the present and the familiar. What if change is in store? We have confidence in God’s power to sustain life. Can we be patient enough to wait with confidence in the way God brings that life to us?

Easter Sunday Invitation

The invitation is given to join us Easter Sunday, Apr. 16, for the following:
–7:30am Easter Sunrise Service (A Garden Experience, a service of readings, scripture, and singing)
–Breakfast, immediately following the Sunrise Service
–9:30am Easter Worship (Sermon: Beyond Experience)
The Canton Church of the Brethren is a community of faith that values DIGNITY, putting it into practice by fostering wholeness, balance, and peace through respect of God’s creation.
All are welcome!

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CCOB Blessing Box Provides items for those in need

Anyone in need of staple food or household items is welcome to stop by our new Blessing Box and take what you need. Or, you are welcome to add items to the box, as well.

The Blessing Box is located on the east side of the church facing Third Avenue directly under the large stained-glass window.

Items in the box are available for anyone in need or going through a difficult time. All items are free. We simply ask that you take only what you need so that others may find what they need as well.

Stop by to view the items in the box. If you know anyone who would benefit from any of the items, share this information with them.

If you have any questions or concerns, or would like more information, please call the church office at 309-647-4828.