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Parents and Technology

Technology brings many benefits to our lives. But excessive screen time can create a flat, one-dimensional existence. We were made for the rich-three dimensional experience of relationship with God and one another. So, while technology is great for some types of communication, it is no substitute for real-world, face-to-face connection.Do you control your devices or are th...

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Deacon Nomination Process

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This Sunday begins our deacon nomination process. The following letter and information was sent out the all of our members over the past weekend. It includes a timeline of the process, biblical qualifications and other pertinent material to assist you in prayerfully considering suggestions for deacon nominees. If you have questions, email them here. Also, you can also...

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Godliness and Grandparenting, part 4

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The life of faith is likened to a race...and its most closely tied to the imagery of a Greek marathon. In this type of race, the runner's responsibiity is not only to cross the finish line, but to do so with the runner's torch still burning brightly.  As Christians, we are called to bear a torch, which is the light of the Gospel, the knowledge of God and His ways, and...

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Godliness and Grandparenting, part 3

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What kind of legacy will you leave for your children & grandchildren? Will it be lasting? Will it be imperishable and eternal? Will it be faith or finances? Values or valuables? Will what you leave behind be only tangible items—buildings, money, and/or possessions? The apostle Paul instructed Timothy to invest his life in faithful men who would be able to pass G...

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Godliness and Grandparenting, part 2

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BLESSING FUTURE GENERATIONSThe generational impact of our lives is not something we often stop and consider...but it should be! Your life, your choices, your actions today can impact (for better or for worse) future generations of your family! Today, we consider another of the four roles of a godly Grandparent. These are adapted from Extreme Grandparenting b...

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Godliness and Grandparenting, part 1

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Yesterday, our pastor preached on Godliness and grandparenting.  In that message, he outlined four Biblical roles for the grandparent.... These are adapted from Extreme Grandparenting by Tim & Darcy Kimmel. This week, I'll be sharing those four roles with some additional commentary.  From the outset... Dr. Hanberry suggested that a grandparent&...

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BEST SUMMER EVER

Sunday, June 4th we will introduce some amazing resources for your family to take advantage of summertime! This is a great time to intentionally build "Faith@Home"! Resources, games, activity suggestions, contests and much more will be rolling out on June 4th. Download your "BSE" screensavers here and get ready for a ton of summer fun!...

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5.23.17

Upcoming Events -Our Women's Conference is coming June 3, from 9:00-3:00.  Please register in the church office by this Sunday. -We are participating in the Baby Bottle Boomerang in support of Hope Clinic. Pick up an empty baby bottle at the church, fill it with change, dollar bills, or checks, and return it to church on June 11. -The Senior Adults will be travelin...

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5.16.17

THE WIDE RANGE OF MOTHERHOOD This morning at Hardy Street Baptist Church, we welcomed the congregation by reading an excerpt of an article by Amy Young on the "Wide Range of Motherhood". Several people asked about getting a copy, so here it is. • To those who gave birth this year to their first child—we celebrate with you.• To those who lost a child this ...

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5.7.17

UPCOMING EVENTS AT HARDYSBC Today, our pastor kicks off a brand-new sermon series entitled, "Faith Begins At Home" Faith@Home Center launches May 7 - stop by the new resource center today for unique tools that will help you in your personal faith walk, in your marriage, your parenting, and your grandparenting! Baccalaureate Celebration - May 7 Muffins with Mom... Celebr...

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