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CURRENT SERIES
Summer Lights

Summer Lights is our August worship series that features guest speakers from around the nation. Each of our speakers will be our guest in worship Saturday evening at 5pm and Sundays at 9am and 10:45am services.

August 2
Tim Blackmon,
 
Chaplain at Wheaton College

Before moving to Wheaton a few weeks ago, Tim served as the Senior Pastor of the American Protestant Church of the Hauge in the Netherlands. Tim grew up in the Netherlands, went to college in France and studies at Calvin Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, MI. Before returning to his native Holland, tim was a church planter in Moreno Valley and Folsom, CA. Tim is married to Betsy and together they have four children.

August 9
Charlie Dates
, Senior Pastor at Progressive Baptist Church in Chicago.

Rev. Dates earned his M.Div. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, IL. In 2011, at age 30, he became the youngest Senior Pastor in Progressive's rich 95-year history. He began serving as the primary preaching assistant to the Rev. James Meeks of Salem Baptist Church of Chicago. He has also served as Adjunct Professor at Moody Bible and is on the Community Advisory Board for the Chicago Fire Department. He is married to Kirstie Dates and they have two children.

August 16
Kara Powell
, Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute and a faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary
Named by Christianity Today as one of “50 Women to Watch”, Kara serves as a Youth and Family Strategist for Orange, and also speaks regularly at parenting and leadership conferences.  Kara is the author or co-author of a number of books including The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family, Sticky Faith Curriculum, Can I Ask That?Deep Justice Journeys, Essential Leadership, Deep Justice in a Broken WorldDeep Ministry in a Shallow World, and the Good Sex Youth Ministry Curriculum.
 
August 22

Will Vaus, Author/Speaker

Will grew up in La Jolla, CA and is the son of Jim Vaus, the gangster who found God at a Billy Graham meeting in 1949. He has his M.Div from Princeton Theological Seminary and has served churches in California, the Carolinas, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. He is the author of Mere Theology: A Guide to the Thought of C.S. Lewis, My Father Was a Gangster: The Jim Vaus Story, The Professor of Narnia: The C.S. Lewis Story, the Hidden Story of Narnia: A Book-by-Book Guide to C.S. Lewis' Spiritual                                  Themes; Speaking of Jack: A C.S. Lewis Discussion Guide; Keys to Growth: Meditations on the Acts of the                   Apostles, Open Before Christmas: Devotional Thoughts for the Holiday Season; Sheldon Vanauken: the Man who Received "A Severe Mercy." Will is married to Becky and they have three children.

 


Saturdays @ 5:00 pm
Sundays @ 9:00 am, 10:45 am & 6:00 pm

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Aug 1/2
Summer Lights Part 1


5pm Fellowship Hall
9am Sanctuary
9am Fellowship Hall
10:45am Sanctuary
10:45am Fellowship Hall
6pm Sanctuary

Tim Blackmon
Tim Blackmon
Tim Blackmon
Tim Blackmon
Tim Blackmon
Rick Glyman
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Aug 8/9
Summer Lights Part 2
5pm Fellowship Hall
9am Sanctuary
9am Fellowship Hall
10:45am Sanctuary
10:45am Fellowship Hall
6pm Sanctuary


Charlie Dates
Charlie Dates
Charlie Dates
Charlie Dates
Charlie Dates
Rick Glyman


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Aug 15/16
Summer Lights Part 3
5pm Fellowship Hall
9am Sanctuary
9am Fellowship Hall
10:45am Sanctuary
10:45am Fellowship Hall
6pm Sanctuary


Kara Powell
Kara Powell
Kara Powell
Kara Powell
Kara Powell
Rick Glyman

 

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Aug 22/23
Summer Lights Part 4


5pm Fellowship Hall
9am Sanctuary
9am Fellowship Hall
10:45am Sanctuary
10:45am Fellowship Hall
6pm Sanctuary
 


Will Vaus
Will Vaus
Will Vaus
Will Vaus
Will Vaus
Rick Glyman

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Aug 29/30
 
5pm Fellowship Hall
9am Sanctuary
9am Fellowship Hall
10:45am Sanctuary
10:45am Fellowship Hall
6pm Sanctuary



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