MidWeek is family time. All adults gather to spend more focused time in prayer for the needs of our church. Then we hear teaching from God’s Word through a book of the Bible. Currently we are studying the book of John together.
Every Sunday various groups of people gather around God’s Word and prayer at 9:45 am. All children’s classes are age-based. We have classes for children and students from 0-18 years old. Adults classes are not age-based. You are welcome to attend any class until you find a good fit for you.
What follows are some thoughts based on a study called The Vine Project that a group from Central Oaks are going through with me. I share these thoughts mainly for members of Central Oaks, but also for anyone else wanting to help others follow Jesus. ______________ Jesus gave all of His followers a command in Matthew […]
Dear Central Oaks, Today marks five years since Lynsey and I (and Caroline -6 months) moved to Michigan to pastor what was then known as Central Free Will Baptist Church. Reflecting on it this morning, I remarked to Lynsey how we were a bit scared about the arrangements. Tom McCullough had a plan for me […]
“Christians pick and choose which parts of the Bible they want to obey.” Have you ever heard this claim? Have you ever made it? I understand why it might appear to be true, but it’s actually not. Let me explain. The claim usually refers to an Old Testament law that God gave to the nation […]