Tag Archives: Ellijay

Order of Worship – August 9th, 2020

Preliminaries: Welcome and Announcements Ridge Kids – see today’s Order of Worship online at (www.AutumnRidgeCommunityChurch.com) to access a Bible lesson , and coloring sheet! Activity 1: Boys vs Girls Form two teams: boys and girls.  Have one boy and one girl go at a time. Call out a letter. The first player to name an animal […]

Order of Worship – August 2nd, 2020

Preliminaries: Welcome and Announcements Ridge Kids – see today’s Order of Worship online at (www.AutumnRidgeCommunityChurch.com) to access a Bible lesson, and coloring sheet! Activity 1: 20 Questions Pick someone from your family to think of an object (Ex: monkey) and then have them tell the other players which category your mystery object fits into. (Ex: animal) Each […]

Order of Worship – July 26th, 2020

Preliminaries: Welcome and Announcements Ridge Kids – see today’s Order of Worship online at (www.AutumnRidgeCommunityChurch.com) to access a Bible lesson, coloring sheet, and “welcome sign“! Activity 1: Welcome Sign Print off the attachment “Welcome Sign” and ask your kids to color/decorate it however they want to. As your kids work, talk about what kinds of things […]

Order of Worship – July 12th, 2020

Preliminaries: Welcome and Announcements Ridge Kids – see today’s Order of Worship online at (www.AutumnRidgeCommunityChurch.com) to access a Bible lesson, and coloring sheet! Activity 1: Are you the one? Choose a family member to sit in a chair with their back to the rest of the group.  Put a small bird figure under the chair.  Instruct […]

Order of Worship – June 21, 2020

Preliminaries: Welcome and Announcements Ridge Kids – see today’s Order of Worship online at (www.AutumnRidgeCommunityChurch.com) to access a Bible lesson, and coloring sheet! Activity 1: Recipe List Pick a dish from a cookbook and ask your kids to each make a list of all of the ingredients they think they would need to make that dish.  […]

Order of Worship – June 14, 2020

Preliminaries: Welcome and Announcements Ridge Kids – see today’s Order of Worship online at (www.AutumnRidgeCommunityChurch.com) to access a Bible lesson, and coloring sheet! Activity 1: Past, Present, Future  Ask your kids to draw a picture of themselves in the past, present and in the future.   SAY- What do you think you will look like in the […]

Refreshment for the Christian Feeling Unwanted, Unloved, or Unapproved

Simeon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtained a faith of equal standing with ours by the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ… 2 Peter 1:1, ESV, emphasis added Gracious Jesus: What wonderful, miraculous truth you reveal to your people in 2 Peter 1:1! How especially healing, […]

Beyond a Botched Delivery: The Stories Behind Autumn Ridge Community Church’s First Baptism

If we were playing Jeopardy!, then this story would fall under the category, “Situations that make you want to swear to the point of being disqualified from ministry…” Answer: “Delivery scheduled for the Thursday before your church plant’s first baptism. A signature is required for delivery…but we didn’t tell you that. We politely leave a […]

A Prayer for when Mother’s Day is Hard

Mother’s Day is just a few days away! (Dads, children: consider this a timely reminder. There’s still time for two-day shipping on Amazon Prime!) I’m excited about the ways we will celebrate Mother’s Day as a church family. We aren’t taking a break from our current teaching series to preach a Mother’s Day-themed sermon, but […]