The Journey Through–Pride and The Pit

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This last weekend at First Assembly Community Ministries, we started a 7-week series on the story of Joseph at the end of the biblical book of Genesis.  The idea is that God has a dream for all of our lives, but it takes a while to get there.  It’s a journey through a lot of different things!Below, you can check … Read More


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Wow!  The video below is a powerful service from start to finish! Powerful worship, corporate prayer, personal prayer, and a message about standing firm in the face of opposition! Check out the video below and see the outline of the message here– A.D.–In the Year of Our Lord:  STAND FIRM Acts 4:18-20  “18 Then they called them in again and commanded … Read More

What do I do about Stress?

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Here is #30 of 31 Questions in 31 Days! To learn more about this 31 Day series, just search “31 Questions” in the search bar above or click here!Q #30:  What do I do with stress that keeps pulling me away from God?A:  This question addresses something that nearly every person who believes in God faces on some level.  While I can’t … Read More


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Here is #6 of 31 Questions in 31 Days! To learn more about this 31 Day series, just search “31 Questions” in the search bar above or click here! Q:  I know it says God doesn’t allow more to happen than we can handle.  I know that we go through “seasons of life”!  I am so tired and weary of fighting … Read More

BACK 2 SCHOOL: Trials 101

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This weekend we started on the book of James, and he starts with a subject that fills the Bible–suffering.  He also admonishes his readers to consider all kinds of trials with JOY. Check out the message below to gain perspective in how trials and trouble and pain make our lives fuller in the end.

New Counseling Resources at First Assembly

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Sometimes you encounter situations, problems or patterns in your life where you require the expertise of people certified in helping and counseling.  That’s why First Assembly is honored to announce our partnership with Families United.  The Families United website says it well:“Families United, Inc. is a private, for-profit corporation founded in April of 1986 by Kathi J. Lange, ACSW, LCSW, … Read More