Tag Archives: We are Missionaries

Remembering the Gospel 
with Our Hearts (Psalm 78)

8/13/17. Week 9 in Summer Psalms. Remembering the Gospel with Our Hearts (Psalm 78).

The Good News satisfies much more than our guilty consciences, and touches much more than our minds. God is into whole-life transformation.

Let us receive God’s invitation to remember well, to remember fully.

(Quotes shared also appear on blog page.)

// Jeff Patterson preaching on Psalm 78 #SummerPsalms

Always Swimming Upstream (Psalm 71)

7/30/17. Week 8 in Summer Psalms. Always Swimming Upstream (Psalm 71).

“Ten words have set the course for my life: God permits what he hates to accomplish what he loves.”
—Joni Eareckson Tada

// Jeff Patterson preaching on Psalm 71 #SummerPsalms

To & From Uganda With Love (Renew Uganda team stories)

3/26/17. Listen in as we hear from the Uganda mission team, recently arrived home from East Africa. There they lived and served alongside our friends Paul and Pam Hunter with Next Generation Ministries. Ladies from the Renew family joined others locally for this trip to the Pearl of Africa. Our relationship with the people of Jinja, Uganda especially, and the Hunters in particular, enable us opportunities to commit long-term for the renewal of the nation and making more disciples of Jesus.
#NGMUganda #weareMissionaries

Sending The Uganda Mission Team With Love

2/19/17. Listen in as we hear from the Uganda mission team, headed to East Africa to serve alongside Next Generation Ministries. Five ladies from the Renew family join four others locally for this March trip to the Pearl of Africa. Our relationship with the people of Jinja, Uganda especially, and the Hunters in particular, enable us opportunities to commit long-term for the renewal of the nation and making more disciples of Jesus.
#NGMUganda

Build the Altar: Gospel Friendship

1/22/17. Week 3 of Build the Altar. Relationships are God’s method for changing the world, especially “Gospel Friendships.” But how do we get those, and what distinctives make for true and lasting change in our lives?

“Christianity demands that we have enough compassion to learn the questions of our generation.” —Francis Schaeffer

#weareFamily #weareMissionaries #weareLearners #BuildtheAltar

Getting to know the Uganda Mission Team (Anna H.)

9/25/16. In March 2017 a team will journey to Uganda in East Africa, to embody the grace, love, truth, and hope of Jesus. We partner with Next Generation Ministries in Jinja, Uganda.

Listen in as Anna H. shares about her hopes and calling to join the 2017 team to Uganda. #globalmission #disciplemaking

Partnering with YoungLives

8/28/16. This morning we heard of the opportunities before us through partnering with YoungLives in hopes of reaching single teen moms with the love, grace, and hope of Jesus. We welcome Kari & Rachel of YoungLives » 
email: southportlandyounglives@gmail.com
web: http://portlandsouthyounglives.younglife.org
YoungLives, seeks to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ and His unconditional love with pregnant and parenting teen moms. They do this by engaging in relationships, treating each mom and child with love and respect, and supporting their needs. Mentorship is a vital and effective conduit for sharing Christ’s unconditional love and grace nature. Through these relationships, the unique needs of teen moms are met, and girls are empowered and equipped to be thriving mothers and members of society, all while growing their faith in Christ. #localmission

Run with Love

Join us for the 5k Run/1 Mile Walk to raise support to provide new shoes for the 1258 homeless students in Clackamas County. Enjoy a free-will donation breakfast, music and learn from a school representative the unique struggles of homeless families in Clackamas County. Run with Love is on Saturday morning, August 20th.