Love is one of those words that's difficult to define. You know it more by tangible experience. So we went on the streets of downtown Kelowna to ask the question, "What does real love look like?" The responses are helpful, but may not be complete.
Join us Sundays in February for our series, "AGAPE: Unconditional Love", www.kgfchurch.com
What a joy it is to come alongside parents as they dedicate their little ones to God! Here's the video from Sunday February 2nd with the Kakoschke & Durant families (off the top), Owens and Moorhouse families (at 7 minute mark).
Lots of photos from the morning can be found here - http://kgfchurch.com/uncategorised/photos
What would it take to turn around people's negative impressions of Christians, even if it is just starts with us, with our circle, with our friends, with our neighbors, with our work colleagues?
What if we actually let love lead us? What if we started with this month, and said, for these 28 days (we chose a short month on purpose!), what if for these 28 days we look for every opportunity to love Agape style. No strings attached. Unconditional. Self-sacrificially, for the good of others.
How can we do that? I’m glad you asked!
Here's Pastor Mike Penninga & Kristi Cooper with some ideas!
If Christians are supposed to be known by our love (according to Jesus), the question is, "How are we doing?" Pastor Mike took to the streets of downtown Kelowna to find out.
Join us Sundays in February for our new series, "AGAPE: Unconditional Love", as we seek to help start a love revolution!
What would it look like if Christians were really known first and foremost for their love? What would happen if love actually led us?
Here's what would happen. . . people would be drawn to Jesus! And that's what we are all about.
Pastor Mike has a 3 minute preview of our brand new series @ KGF entitled "AGAPE: Unconditional Love", starting February 2nd and running for four Sundays. Together, we want to help start a love revolution for Jesus!
We love sharing the stories of individuals within our church family who are taking a risk and stepping out to follow what God has called them to. That’s the story of Barb Miller, who now holds her first published book, “Think Outside The Box. . . of Chocolates” Here, Pastor Mike talks to her about the journey, and what she has learned about herself and God.
Check out and get in touch with Barb through her website - http://www.barbmillerslaughlines.com/
It's always a huge joy when we have the opportunity to share some of the gifts of our church family. As we launched our new series, "More Than A Morning: Life As Worship", we welcomed Dan Thiessen to share a powerful song he wrote. Here it is
It's Monday January 13th, and God has invited me to pause at the beginning of my week to reflect on the journey He has me on. . . here are some unfiltered reflections from Pastor Mike!
We value our volunteers and to say thankyou, we are hosting the second annual Volunteer Appreciation Gala at the Laurel Packinghouse. Check out this short video with Pastor Mike outlining the details of the evening, and what you can expect when you join us Friday January 31st, 2014 from 7-9pm. RSVP online here: