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This past Sunday we baptized 13 people in Lake Michigan. Here's a few pictures...

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This Sunday is the last day to bring in supplies for the back pack drive. Did you see what's going on at Community enCompass?...

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In the Summer Blockbuster series, we've been looking at flipping the script to live our best life. What's the script of your life? Are you living a good story? Would you watch a movie about...

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This Sunday is our end of summer baptisms in Lake Michigan...

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Bring in your back packs and school supplies this week to help kids in need...

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Meet our Staff: Paul

Matt Lewis and I (and our families and a small group of other Jesus-followers) started The Journey almost 10 years ago....

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Meet Our Staff: Julie

Julie and Adam started attending The Journey a number of years ago and they both worked as teachers in our public schools. Julie has her Master's Degree, and took a big pay cut to come join The Journey staff (kind of a theme around here). ...

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Summer Blockbuster Invites

So we provide a fun, relevant, meaningful, safe environment for people no matter where they are with God. This series is a great one to invite someone......

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It's that time of year again...our annual back pack school supply drive!...

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Meet our Staff: Selena

Selena first came to The Journey because their son was asking questions about God and she and her husband, Greg, weren't really sure how to answer! I love that she has a very unique perspective on children's ministry......

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Summer Newsletter

If you didn't get the summer newsletter......

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Meet the Staff: Aaron

Aaron is our youngest staff member. I don't know if he has an official title, but lets just call him our Worship Pastor. You might not know but Aaron used to tour in a band called Second Hand......

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Meet Our Staff: Shanna

Shanna Retzlaff, our Office Administrator extraordinaire. Before I get to what Shanna does at The Journey, let me give you a little backstory. Because Shanna is the exact reason we launched The Journey......

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Meet Our Staff: Matt

Matt & Stephani & Jennifer & I launched The Journey (a long with a small group of crazy Jesus-followers) 10 years ago. Matt left a very successful youth ministry. We both had a dream to create a church that was about relationships, not religion and where people who were disconnected with Jesus would experience life connected to Him.... ...

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Meet our Staff: Mark

This post is copied from Paul's blog. For more information, check it out at http://paulurban.blogs.com/paul_urban/ Mark Rhodes is our Pastor of Connections at The Journey.Mark I have known each other since college and I love his heart for people that don't know Jesus, his passion for his family, and the character with which he lives his life. He's from a farm in Illinois...

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Baptism Meeting

There is a quick baptism meeting this Sunday at both sites...

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