April was a blast! From the welcoming of our French guests, through the remembrances and celebrations for Easter and 11 baptisms, to closing it out with each other at the Rangers game and Lecrae concert, the month was packed. We are grateful for all the God is doing in our midst.
New Vida is seeking to be an active and vibrant community of faith. Our ministries in English and Spanish are helping men, women, and children experience the life transformation through Jesus. New Vida está tratando de ser una comunidad de fe activa y vibrante. Nuestros ministerios en inglés y español están ayudando a hombres, mujeres y niños a experimentar la transformación de la vida a través de Jesús. Este video es un resumen rápido de nuestras aventuras durante febrero de 2017. This video is a quick recap of our adventures during February 2017.
In our English worship gatherings, Pastor Malcolm spent four weeks looking at the topic of marriage. Along the way there were some laughs, some serious comments, and even a point where he nearly caught the church building on fire after talking about sex. Here's part 1 Part 2 is the discussion on sex Part 3 focusing on fighting in marriage Part 4 is about how marriage is a work in progress
“I’ve never seen that many people baptized at one time!” observed Aaron Anderson. If you were here with us on Sunday, February 5, you were a part of a special, even, super Sunday as 11 people were baptized! What a remarkable day it was. Watching these believers testify of their faith in Christ was inspiring. Sitting among the witnesses was suspenseful as it seemed like they just kept coming. Do you remember the popular radio program by Paul Harvey? It was called The Rest of the Story. Harvey would tease the listeners with a tidbit about some interesting story and then take a break and back up and fill you in on things you likely didn’t know. At the end, he’d say “and know, you know the rest of the story.” Here are some aspects of Sunday’s baptism celebration that you may not ha