Letters from Pastor Chuck

What happens to a Christian who has died?

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

In our current sermon series, God-Sized Conversations, we are exploring the answers to life’s deepest questions. This Sunday morning, we will tackle the question, “What happens to a Christian who has died?” The primary passage we will be using is in I Thessalonians 4:13-18...

I am grateful!

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

I want to thank all of the volunteers who are making this upcoming weekend possible. Linda Pargoe has done a fantastic job coordinating both Night to Shine Prom and the Daddy/Daughter Dance. By her side are so many volunteers who have already helped set up and decorate, served as buddies, helped...

God-Sized Conversations

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

Over the past couple of months, we have invited the community to submit God-Sized Questions that we will attempt to answer from a Christ centered perspective in our current sermon series that we have entitled God-Sized Conversations. The first question we are exploring is one that...

Why Nothing But Jesus?

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

You don’t want to miss church this weekend! On Sunday, we will begin a brand new sermon series called God-Sized Conversations. In this series, we will attempt to answer questions, from a Nothing But Jesus perspective, that have been submitted by you and our guests over the past...

We are growing, because of you!

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

So many of you are inviting friends and spreading the word about what God is doing through Nothing But Jesus at Reach Church…and we have been averaging ten visitors a week as a result! It is our calling (Matthew 28: 16-20) to share Jesus with others, to help each other become devoted...

How are you?

Posted by Steve Coward on

How are you?  No, how are you really doing?  We get the question, "How are you?" all the time.  Most of us have a programmed response to it.  We don't even think about it.  We immediately respond with "I am fine.  How are you?" or something very similar.  If...

A Clean Slate

Posted by Tyler Schoenberger on

Happy New Year! I LOVE the idea of a New Year. It's a natural way to turn the page, have a fresh start, and get a "Clean Slate." As the year changes, we tend to feel better about our shortcomings from the previous year in the hope of a "better" New Year.  A "Clean Slate" is something...

Merry Christmas!

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

This Christmas Eve, I just want to say how thankful I am for our community at Reach Church...both staff, volunteers, and everyone who worships with us. Sunday night was an incredible night of Candlelight worship, after wonderful Communion services Sunday morning...the environment was so joyful...

The Big Gift

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

Merry Christmas Reach Church and all who are visiting with us! We love you and are so glad you are hear!  When it comes to gift-giving, a common family tradition is to unveil a "Big Gift". This "Big Gift" is usually the most significant gift of the year. One year, Melanie and I gave our...

Our First Love

Posted by Chuck L. Betters on

This Sunday, we are starting a new sermon series that I have entitled “First Love”. It is possible for us to be good at discerning truth, at sharing our faith with others, at being patient even in suffering, at fighting evil..and to still be very far from God.  It is...

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