Let Us Love One Another
I wanted to share an encouraging note I received after a women’s event a few weeks back. A woman who had never been to Bend City before wrote,
“I just want to say thank you to everyone for making me feel so welcome. I have never been so comfortable among a group of strangers.”
I know quite a few others who have shared this same sentiment, however I also know that this is not how every new person at Bend City has felt.
Our church has had the great privilege of seeing a huge wave of new faces begin to attend regularly around the same time. This is an exciting time for our young body and yet a time that calls us to be more intentional and more aware of the new and/or non-connected people.
As a new person it would be easy to have wrong perception that we are the ONLY new person and that everyone else is talking to life long friends, when in reality many of the conversations that go on at ... Continue Reading.