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Take-It-Home Questions: On Sunday we looked at James 1:9-12.  Here are some questions for discussion: How does the gospel level the playing field for us all? How does this passage challenge you in the way you think about your life, trials, and pursuits? Is the promised crown of life a sufficient motivation for you to keep walkin... Keep Reading

If God's Word is true, Christian marriages should grow sweeter and tenderer through the years instead of the opposite. Sadly, this is not what we often see or experience, because Satan hates our marriages and actively opposes them. That is why we must fight for our marriages, and our greatest weapons in that fight are FAITH and HUMILITY. ... Keep Reading

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“And they devoted themselves to the apostles teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.”  Acts 2:42 I want to invite you to join us as we follow the pattern of the Church since its beginning to gather together as a local expression of the body to pray. We have the privilege to unite our hearts corpor... Keep Reading

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By Lisa Wiersema We Need Encouragement In 1952, Florence Chadwick, the first woman to swim the English Channel in both directions, attempted to swim the 26 miles between Catalina Island and the California coastline. As she began, she was flanked by small boats that watched for sharks and were prepared to help her if she got hurt or grew ... Keep Reading

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Good Friday

March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Through song, Scripture readings, original artwork, and a retelling of the first Good Friday’s events, we will remember the death of Jesus Christ and its significance for our lives. Please join us at Plank Jr. High at 7:00 pm on March 25. (Parents: no childcare will be provided, but the whole family is welcome to attend.)... Keep Reading

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by Jodi Tatum I recently spent some time studying 2 Peter 1 and was struck by Peter’s desire to keep reminding his fellow believers of scriptural truths: "I intend to always remind you," "To stir you up by way of reminder," "I will make every effort . . . so that you may be able at any time to recall these things." Peter makes it cl... Keep Reading

"Sweet" Sunday

December 11, 2015 | by: Aleece Root | 0 Comments

This Sunday, December 13, the kids will participate in the service by singing for us and leading us in worship during this advent season. This is always one of the most memorable services of the year! To add to the wonder of the morning (and as an ecnore to our "Soup Sunday" in November) we would like to extend our morning together by ... Keep Reading

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Men of Redeemer...Please consider coming out to Wayside Cross the evening of July 23 at 6:00 pm for a bags tournament that is being organized by DeMarko M. and Larry M.  It's going to be a memorable night of fierce bean bag tossing!  There may even be prizes involved! Please sign up this Sunday at the Welcome Table so that DeMarko... Keep Reading

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This Father's Day we are cancelling our service at Plank Junior High in order to join with several other Oswego Churches to worship the Lord together. We will not meet at our usual location on Sunday, June 21; we will meet on the grounds of PrairieFest by Oswego High School. Each year Oswego hosts a festival called PrairieFest. The organize... Keep Reading

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We are in the midst of planning our church's last summer outreach program, Backyard Bible Clubs. These clubs will be held during the weeks of July 28 and August 4.  They are a great opportunity to build relationship and share the gospel in your neighborhood. Clubs will meet for five days, for an hour and a half, either in the morning or... Keep Reading

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We are getting excited about our time at PrairieFest this weekend. We look forward to praying together, sharing a meal together, worshiping God together, and meeting new people to share the Good News of the Gospel with together. Below are some details that will help you navigate the weekend. After PrairieFest on Saturday, head on over to ... Keep Reading

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Loving Like Jesus

May 20, 2014 | by: Josh Anderson | 0 Comments

A few weeks ago, we looked at Luke 4:16-21, where Jesus declared who He was and what He came to do.  Hearing His words and then seeing His ministry, it's clear that Jesus loves needy people.  Two reasons that truth excites me:   1)  I'm a needy person, and the good news of Jesus Christ has rescued me. 2)  I get to ... Keep Reading

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As you know, we will be gathering with other churches in Oswego to worship together in a few weeks.  We are expecting God to do great things.  Please be praying for that time.  In addition, Pastor Frank Johnson, from River's Edge Fellowship, will be hosting a prayer meeting this Saturday focusing on the upcoming 'ONE' wor... Keep Reading

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Tokyo Mission with Seita Sakaguchi

October 6, 2013 | by: James Kinnard | 0 Comments

Seita Sakaguchi, his wife Emma, and their four children will soon be leaving to plant a church in Toyoso, a one square mile area on the Tokyo Waterfront (26,000 people and growing)...... Keep Reading

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