April 17 Minute Message

Posted Apr 17, 2014 by Tom Ellsworth

Soon the hills of southern Indiana will burst forth in the colors of spring. Only God could paint such a glorious scene. . When the dogwood blooms, I’m always reminded of the folk tale that surrounds this gnarled little tree. Legend has it ... Read More

Spring Celebration

Posted Apr 10, 2014 by Emily Bedwell

On April 6, we celebrated surviving a brutal winter with popcorn, lemonade, photo booths, fun videos and more. Thanks to everyone who participated and makes life at Sherwood Oaks so fun and ... Read More

April 10 Minute Message

Posted Apr 10, 2014 by Tom Ellsworth

How do you want to be remembered? What kind of a legacy will you leave behind? Located just west of Charleston, South Carolina, is the small town of St. George. With a population of just over 2,000 you might conclude that it is just like every ... Read More

Good Friday Devotion Schedule

Posted Apr 9, 2014

11:30am — Tom Ellsworth "Father, forgive them, they know not what they do."  Lk. 23: 34 12:30pm — John Robertson "This day thou shalt be with me in Paradise  Lk. 23: 43 1:30pm — Claudia Mitchell "Woman, behold thy ... Read More

April 3 Minute Message

Posted Apr 3, 2014 by Tom Ellsworth

What do you want people to remember about you? Will it be your accomplishments or will it be your character? In the presidential election of 1876 Rutherford B. Hays was nominated by the Republican Party in a long and arduous process to be their ... Read More

March 20 Minute Message

Posted Mar 20, 2014 by Tom Ellsworth

Most people call it March Madness and for good reason – even the most knowledgeable among us can’t predict how the collegiate basketball season and tournaments will play out. This is one of my favorite times of the year as basketball ... Read More

March 13 Minute Message

Posted Mar 13, 2014 by Tom Ellsworth

Albert Einstein once wisely noted, “Information is not knowledge.” Today, information comes at us from every sector and continues to expand at a rate we can barely comprehend. In 1944 the first computer took up more space than the ... Read More

Sherwood Oaks' Day Off

Posted Mar 11, 2014

For the first time in at least the last 33 years, Sherwood Oaks had to cancel services on Sunday, March 2 due to weather. Here's what some of the staff did on their day off. For more great videos, click ... Read More

March 6 Minute Message

Posted Mar 6, 2014 by Tom Ellsworth

Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote, “All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen. The Northern Gannet, a sea bird, spends its entire life in the North Atlantic. With wingspans of six feet and traveling in flocks of up to ... Read More

February 20 Minute Message

Posted Feb 20, 2014 by Tom Ellsworth

This work week opens with President’s Day and actually closes with George Washington’s Birthday. In the year 1754, 22 years before the Declaration of Independence, George Washington was serving as a colonel in the British army. As the ... Read More


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2700 E. Rogers Road

Bloomington, IN 47401


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Worship Center:
8:00am, 9:30am and 11:00am

Fellowship Hall: 11:00am