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November 10: Harvest Sunday

When Jesus saw the crowds, He had compassion on them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. Then He said to His disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into His harvest field.” Matthew 9:36-38




November 3: Authentic Christian Community

What ideal example has God given us for Christian Community? What keeps us from achieving it? 



The Word - Wide Format

Dive in with us each week as we discuss the power and authority of God’s Word.  How did the early Brethren understand and define the Word?  How and why does God reveal Himself to us?  What is an appropriate approach and response God’s Word?  These questions and more will be addressed in this sermon series.

October 27: Spread The Word!

October 20: Shaped by The Word

October 13: Conformed to The Word

October 6: Obedient to The Word

September 29: The Christ-Centered Word

September 22: Psalm 19 (Pastor Ron)

September 15: The Early Brethren and the Word

September 8: Psalm 119 (part 2)

8 words for The Word

September 1: Psalm 119



It's A God Thing (Summer 2019) - wide

Life is more than coincidences, God is at work all around us all the time in big magnificent ways, as well as seemingly random small ways.  Join us each Sunday this summer to hear of Biblical and modern stories of God’s handiwork here and around the globe.

August 25: Extraordinary Miracles

2 Corinthians 12:7-10

August 18: Supernatural God, Part 2

August 11: Supernatural God

August 4: Mom & Me

As promised earlier this summer Pastor Kurt’s mom, Cynthia Stout, joins him for today’s message!

July 28: No Pain, No Gain

July 21

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July 14: Was God There?

July 7: It’s Not Random!

Today’s key text is Genesis 24.

June 30: The Miracle of the Oil

June 23: Is God Still Creating?

June 16: God – Our Help ALL the Time

Pastor Ron continues our summer series with a look at Hebrews 11:21.

June 9: It’s a God Thing!

Pastor Kurt is on vacation with his family today.  We are pleased to welcome Michael Downing to launch our summer series. Michael and his wife Renae are Pastors of Ambassadors for Christ Church in Elkhart, Indiana. The couple relocated from Chicago in 2001 to assist the Elkhart location as well as the Three Rivers, MI and South Bend, IN sites.


Michael and Renae have had the pleasure of being involved with Brethren Way of Christ for 5 years and are appreciative of the new relationships they have acquired through participating. Michael is very thankful for the opportunity to be with the North Manchester First Brethren Church this weekend.




June 2, “LIES”, Pastor Kurt

In the final week of our series on lies Pastor Kurt addresses the lies we hear and believe.




CMG Editor - May 24 2019May 26, Youth Sunday, Pastor Kurt & Senior Youth

Today we celebrate our graduating seniors and hear from some of them.




May 19, “LIES”, Pastor Kurt

Part 2 of our series on Lies.
The lies we tell. 

May 12, “LIES”, Pastor Kurt

Today Pastor Kurt begins a three-part series on the destructiveness of the lies we tell and lies we hear.

“‘Don’t lie’ made my mom’s Top 10 list of rules. It made God’s Top 10 too.”