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Stronger Together

When I started at Village Green I didn’t like that Jr High and Sr High were meeting on the same night.  I grew up in a church environment that Jr High and Sr High met on different nights and ran separately.  This was a change I was determined to make.  However, as time has gone on I realized that there is a true beauty in them being together. For both Jr and Sr High, it is more of a formative…

From Kids to Adults – Service

Last November I decided to wake up early to do some black Friday shopping.  There were some good deals on and I wanted to see what the big deal was.  I woke up early that morning and headed off to Walmart.  With some excitement, the parking lot was not full nor was there a line.  I was a little concerned as the store opened 5 minutes before I had arrived.  I walked in and it was jam-packed in some sections…

Verse of the Week

Last year one of my awesome volunteers made a suggestion that really caused me to think.  It was a Tuesday evening, after youth, the leaders and I were having a debrief like we do most Tuesdays.  We were discussing the night and how it went when this leader said: “Devon, I have noticed that the students don’t really know their Bibles”.   What she meant was that students didn’t bring their Bibles and if you asked them to find a verse…