How and Why We Are Restructuring

Robby Bradfordchildren's ministries, Church life, community development, First Assembly Community Ministries, redeeming the community1 Comment

Right now is an exciting time of expansion at First Assembly Community Ministries in Lafayette, Indiana.  Beyond the fact that we are getting ready to present our plans publicly for a new community center that will be located across the street from our present campus, our church’s “community ministries” focus is going to a new level. During the past nearly … Read More

Heart Matters–Compassion

Robby Bradfordcompassion, discipleship, outreach, preaching, redeeming the community, Sunday message series, teaching0 Comments

This past Sunday, we started our series for November called “Heart Matters”.  It’s all about how what’s in your heart really does matter greatly. Our previous series Free* helped many of us experience a growing life of freedom.  Now that we are free, we need to fill our hearts with something else. This last Sunday focused on the presence of … Read More

First Assembly Plans Community Center

Robby BradfordChurch life, community development, First Assembly Community Ministries, outreach, redeeming the community, vision, vision statement0 Comments

The inside of the former Payless will receive significant renovation. First Assembly Community Ministries has recently secured a strip mall on Old 231 in Lafayette, Indiana for developing a self-sustaining community center that will serve the surrounding areas. The vision for the new property, with its seven acres and 68,000 square feet will involve keeping commercial uses of the strip … Read More