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Illinois/ Wisconsin District Letter – January 2022

Hopefully your new year is off to a great start. Before your calendar fills up, I want to encourage you to make time to attend our upcoming district Summit at Journey Church in Loves Park, IL on Saturday March 19th. I am thrilled to announce that the topic of this year’s Summit is discipleship. [...]

By |2022-01-12T11:41:42-05:00January 12th, 2022|Illinois & Wisconsin District|Comments Off on Illinois/ Wisconsin District Letter – January 2022

SE IA District Letter – January 2022

In 2021, the Lord began speaking to Rachelle and I about the word purposeful and that in 2022 we would live purposefully. One of the things I've seen since the pandemic is people are living more reactionary. In 2022, I challenge you to live on purpose, with a purpose, and for a purpose. One [...]

By |2022-01-12T11:35:50-05:00January 12th, 2022|SE Iowa District, Uncategorized|Comments Off on SE IA District Letter – January 2022

South District Letter – January 2022

Greetings South District! If 2021 has taught us anything, it’s that we can no longer hope for some random spiritual growth in our churches. In this coming year we must be more intentional and more focused on discipleship. I am excited about the theme of our Summit this year – Raising the Bar by [...]

By |2022-01-12T10:52:58-05:00January 12th, 2022|South District|Comments Off on South District Letter – January 2022

West IA District Letter – January 2022

Greetings in the name of the Lord! One of the components of the Great Commission is to make disciples of all nations. As pastors and church leaders, discipleship is at the forefront of our calling. In order to help us do this well, Open Bible Central Region will be hosting several Summits whereby pastors [...]

By |2022-01-11T15:33:22-05:00January 11th, 2022|West Iowa District|Comments Off on West IA District Letter – January 2022

NE IA/ MN District Letter – January 2022

January 2022 Greetings pastors and friends!  I pray that 2022 will be a year filled with wonder and insight into the moving of the Holy Spirit. One of the most important things on our to do list should be investing in others through discipleship. We will be covering this at our Summit, hosted by [...]

By |2022-01-11T15:28:14-05:00January 11th, 2022|NE Iowa & Minnesota District, Uncategorized|Comments Off on NE IA/ MN District Letter – January 2022

January 2022 News

As we begin a new year, what are you considering in 2022? Some will think more cautiously while others will think of throwing caution to the wind. Let me share something worth your consideration! Recently, I was listening to a Richard Hammar webinar in order to keep up with finance and tax law [...]

By |2022-01-04T13:04:42-05:00January 4th, 2022|News & Updates, Uncategorized|Comments Off on January 2022 News

December 2021

THE JOURNEY TO CHRISTMAS! In the unfolding of the birth of Jesus Christ, there were a series of hard, humble, holy, helpful, and hopeful things along the journey. I am spending devotional time this month thinking of all the ways those specific details impacted the overall story. In the unfolding of your personal story, [...]

By |2022-01-04T12:47:56-05:00December 1st, 2021|News & Updates|Comments Off on December 2021

November 2021 News

2022 SUMMITS: Raising the Bar by Deepening Disciples Nearly a decade ago, Andy Stanley said that the western church was a mile wide and an inch deep. It was not an encouraging word for the church to swallow since Jesus commissioned us to go and make disciples of all nations. Part of the mission [...]

By |2021-12-20T16:15:08-05:00November 11th, 2021|News & Updates|Comments Off on November 2021 News

October 2021 News

We had a wonderful GATHERING in Lake Geneva, WI!  There were many compliments on the location so we will try to return to this property in the future.  We presented the restructuring results at the business meeting and announced our three key initiatives for the next decade: NOW Healthy Churches NEXT Generation Leaders NEW [...]

By |2021-10-12T11:58:08-05:00October 12th, 2021|News & Updates, Uncategorized|Comments Off on October 2021 News

September 2021 News

It was our first summer back at camp post pandemic, and although it may have been smaller in size than years passed, it in no way took away from the impact camp had on this next generation! This was also our first year with back-to-back camps, and we’re happy to [...]

By |2021-09-01T12:18:51-05:00September 1st, 2021|News & Updates|Comments Off on September 2021 News
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