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November 23 Minute Message

Posted by Tom Ellsworth on

Listen to Audio Consider the wisdom of this American proverb, “Be thankful if your life is a little harder than you like.  A knife can’t be sharpened on a piece of velvet.”   Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute...

International Thanksgiving Update!

Posted by Elan Rajamani on

I just want to give a short update on Thanksgiving Hospitality. Thanks to all of you for being positive and supportive of the change in focus for Thanksgiving with international students this year. Some had expressed disappointment that we were not having our usual big Thanksgiving Dinner but...

November 16 Minute Message

Posted by Tom Ellsworth on

Listen to the Audio Life-changing moments most often happen when you least expect them.  Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message. Indiana native, Lew Wallace, was a musician, attorney and state senator who gained national fame during the...

Seeking Contentment

Posted by Tom Ellsworth on

Over the weekend, we talked about Settling for Less and finding contentment in our lives. Check out the service here if you missed it! Here's the challenge for you this week: Slow down – easier said than done.  I’m not very patient behind a slower moving car, but often when I...

Christmas at Sherwood Oaks 2017

Posted by Emily Bedwell on

Christmas Celebrations Christmas Eve is on a Sunday this year, so our programming is a little different. We’d love to have you celebrate with us at one of these six service options! Bedford | 508 Fellowship Drive | Bedford, INSaturday, December 23 at 6:00pm. Going to be out of town...

Being God’s Ambassador (Bookstore Review)

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Instead of your average how-to parenting book, Tripp challenges us to take a hard look in the mirror and to be honest with ourselves on how we parent our children. He focuses on us as parents and how we should be teaching our children God’s grace through our actions. Because these little...

Thankgiving Hospitality

Posted by Elan Rajamani on

About 70% of international students who come to America to study return home without stepping foot in an American home. Majority of these students would love such an experience. It is also an opportunity to show Christ's love for them. Would you make room at your dinner table for 2 or more...

Whisper (Sherwood Oaks Bookstore Review)

Posted by Janet Wingard on

Did you know you are imprinted by God, and you not only bear His image but you know his voice? “It’s His voice that knit you together in your mother’s womb (Psalm 139:13). It’s His voice that ordained all your days before one of them came to be. It’s His voice that...

Generosity Reimagined

Posted by Tom Ellsworth on

We are spending the month of November talking about what it means to be generous, but we're also looking at how we traditionally look at generosity and thinking a little differently. Join us all month as we explore what generosity: reimagined looks like. When you hear the word generosity, what...

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