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Greenwood Park Church Camp

Greenwood Park Church of Christ is seeking volunteers to help with their annual church camp at Taylor Christian Camp. They need volunteers to serve as counselors, cooks, and general workers (these people organize and build games and activities). Camp this year is July 3-8. If you are interested in investing in kids’ lives for a life-changing week, email Ryan Cole at guyryancole@gmail.com.

How to Study the Bible

Knowing how to study and read the Bible for oneself is an invaluable tool for all Christians. All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work. (2 Timothy 3:16-17) On Thursdays starting on April 21, we will meet at 2pm in the HFC conference room for a four-week study called How to Study the Bible taught…

Bible Reading Plans

The beginning of the New Year is a great time to start a Bible reading plan. Reading through the Bible can be very beneficial for your spiritual life. All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. (2 Timothy 3:16-17) Here are a few helpful Bible reading plans: 52 Week Bible Reading Plan Bible Reading Chart Chronological Bible Reading Plan…

Holiday Meal Baskets

At the First Saturday Breakfasts in November and December we give the folks who come to our breakfasts meal baskets so they can enjoy a holiday meal with their loved ones. Please consider putting together a basket or donating money on Wednesday nights. Include in each Holiday Meal Basket: Can of green beans Canned ham Box of brownies Can of corn Box of stuffing Box of instant mashed potatoes Can of cranberry sauce

Guys Group–Crazy Love

We will start the guys small group on Monday night, October 5. We will be going through Francis Chan‘s Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God. By our first meeting on October 5, read the foreword, preface, and chapter one. Here’s Crazy Love‘s description: God is love.  Crazy, relentless, all-powerful love.  Have you ever wondered if we’re missing it? It’s crazy, if you think about it. The God of the universe—the Creator of nitrogen and pine needles, galaxies and E-minor—loves…

Two Collections: W4W and God’s Children

This Wednesday night we will take up two separate collections: one for Walk 4 Water and one for God’s Children. Please consider giving to both of these great causes. Lydia Ramsey and others are arranging fundraisers for the Walk 4 Water event. The actual walk will be held on September 20 at 2pm at Preston Miller Park. All the money that is raised is given to Healing Hands International, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing people from all over the…

HFC Welcome Week

Welcome Week is a great opportunity to get connected with Hilltoppers for Christ. Feel free to show up and invite your friends to any of our events. If you have any questions, need directions, or a ride, contact our campus minister, Ryan, at guyryancole@gmail.com or 270-791-9400. Sunday, 8/23: Welcome Sunday at Greenwood Park & Cookout and Devo & Homemade Ice Cream Join us at Greenwood Park Church of Christ for Welcome Sunday, on August 24, the Sunday before school starts.…

Summer Prep: Simply Jesus: A Series Through the Gospel of Mark

Next semester we will begin a new teaching series: Simply Jesus, a series through the Gospel of Mark. The Gospel of Mark gives us a great picture of Jesus and what it means to be a disciple, a follower of Jesus. This summer, in preparation of next semester’s teaching series, here are a couple of things you can do. First, read through the Gospel of Mark at least once. Mark is the shortest Gospel (it has 16 chapters) and a…

Nepal Relief

You might have already heard or seen, but I just wanted to make you all aware that HFC is officially raising funds for disaster relief in Nepal in the wake of the recent earthquake. We believe we are called as Christians to help those in need, and there is a very pressing need for basic necessities of life at this time. We’ve partnered with World Vision International, who is already on the ground in Nepal measuring need and dispersing necessary…