The Pulse

The Pulse

The Pulse! – 5/18/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Good afternoon EBC family. This coming Sunday, Christians around the world will celebrate Pentecost. We commemorate the coming of the Holy Spirit on the early followers of Jesus. Take a minute are read about it in Acts 2. We read in the New Testament about the amazing things followers…

The Pulse! – 5/11/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Hello EBC family. Thank you for joining with us for the first ten days of praying for the foster crisis in our community. We’ve prayed together for foster families, children, social workers, lawyers, judges, ministers, and so many more. These prayers have been some of our highest…

The Pulse! – 5/4/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser It’s true. You won’t find a buffet breakfast in all of Fluvanna County better than the one we’ll be serving this Saturday morning at our men’s breakfast. Plus, we get a chance to hang out together and talk about things that are important to us. Like this Saturday when our guest speaker…

The Pulse – 04/13/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. Click to View this email in your browser Happy Friday! Chili Night was awesome. Not only did we raise money to support the mission work over the next year, but we also welcomed many new guests to our church. I’m so thankful for all that hard work that goes on behind the scenes to make this night work. So many…

The Pulse – 04/06/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Hello Effort, Sunday, April 9th marks our 25th annual chili night & raffle fundraiser. The doors open at 4pm, dinner will be available starting at 5pm and prize announcements start at 7pm. The money raised at chili night each year go to support local, national and international…

The Pulse! – 3/30/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Hello Effort, I’m incredibly excited about this weekend. From the worship to the message, it’s going to be an unforgettable experience as we celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus. Make sure you arrive early and I’m asking that you leave the closest parking spots for our…

The Pulse! – 3/23/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Good afternoon Effort family. One of the most fruitful spiritual exercises is reading my Bible. I love how it draws me deeper into the story of God’s work in the world. It reveals the beauty of God’s vision and dream for us. The scripture challenges me to examine my life…

The Pulse! – 03/16/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Good afternoon Effort family. I hope you are having a fantastic week. I’d like to share a word with you this afternoon and that word is anticipation. The dictionary defines anticipation as the act of looking forward; especially, pleasurable expectation. It’s a powerful word that says…

The Pulse – 03/09/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Good afternoon. I hope you’re having a great week. We are hosting a men’s breakfast tomorrow in the FLC. Come join us at 7:30am for some fellowship and we’ll eat at 8am. Bring a friend. Grace and Peace, Ben Mark your calendars – Chili Night is coming! Sunday,…

The Pulse – 03/02/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Good afternoon Effort. We will celebrate communion together this Sunday. Communion is, among other things, a celebration of the unity of the fellowship that God has brought together (1 Cor. 10:16-17). This fellowship that God has gathered together is then sent out to bless the…

The Pulse – 02/23/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Tomorrow concludes another successful season of Upward Basketball at Effort. This was a very busy season with over 160 kids divided into 18 teams that played each week. Upward would not have been possible without our volunteers so we have many people to thank. I would like to thank our…

The Pulse – 2/16/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser Since our next baptism is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 25th, I thought I’d take a moment to address some common questions that I hear about the subject. 1. What is baptism? Baptism is an outward expression of an inward faith. It’s a public declaration of how Jesus changed your life.…