A couple days ago, we shared pictures from Illini Life’s baptisms at our Celebration Sunday service. Today, we wanted to share footage from the morning. We hope you enjoy and can participate in the joy we are still riding.
Our missions agency, Reliant, has undergone a rebrand and new mission going forward that we’re super excited about. For those of you that have been partnered with us for a few years, you started to give to Great Commission Ministries on our behalf. Then, about a year ago, you were told a new name was coming Continue reading
We love what we do in ministry. Have we said that a few dozen times? But if we weren’t in ministry, we think we’d have a blast diving more into our skilled hobbies of interior decorating and photo/videography. So, Continue reading
A couple weekends back, our church saw 10 people get baptized. That’s more than the past two school years combined. We’re seeing momentum on our campus and are so excited about the people God is meeting and transforming in our midst. Click through for pics to celebrate all God is doing along with us. Continue reading
2015-16 was an absolutely AMAZING year and we are so proud of the church that we get to be a part of. For our last Sunday of the school year, Alan has been asked to make a celebration video highlighting what happened over the year. You gotta see it… Continue reading
Linked here, you’ll see our February 2016 newsletter. Things have been really fun at the start of the new year and we’re excited to share with you!
The summer in any church is a time of different rhythms. This is particularly true for campus churches. We send students to leadership training programs, have smaller cookouts and lower key worship times, and some of us (the Hables(!) are raising financial support. This season allows for those of us in leadership to hone our craft through conferences, time with the Lord, and lots of reading.
Through my (Alan) reading, I’ve had one word rise to the top that causes me to think better about the way I do discipleship. It shows me how my marriage is a tool for discipleship. It shows me how I take care of my house is a tool for discipleship. It’s a concept that I’ve gotten as I’ve tried to live closer to students, but the word gives me language to talk about it. So what is this magic word?
Check out MailChimp for our most recent update letter. We’re really excited to see what God’s done this summer already!
This summer is a big one for us. In many ways, we’d love to say we were going to the mountains of Colorado or the peaceful and majestic Lake George. It’s always a joy to be at the LT programs and be in the midst of what God is doing with college students during the summers. We’ll miss the 14 students that we’re sending to LT in New York this summer. We know they will see God move in their lives.
As for us, we have some pretty big and exciting goals
Big things happening with the Hables this summer. Be sure to check out our newsletter on MailChimp!