You’ll be hearing a lot more about this new series in the weeks to come at The Red Brick Church!
How does “amazing grace” make a difference in every day life? Remembering the song “Amazing Grace” is the easy part. We can hum the tune when we’re alone in the car. At a funeral, we can even remember the lyrics. Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me…. I once was lost but now am found, … Read More
Our text for August 26, at the Red Brick Church will be 2 Kings 13:14-19. Here is a question to meditate on going into the sermon. First, a little background. With the impending death of the anointed prophet, Elisha, the otherwise evil Joash (2 Kings 13:11) grew desperate at the thought of facing his enemies without God’s blessing. He visited … Read More
We are making lots of progress on our accessibility ramp at the Red Brick Church in Stillman Valley. We are making ongoing progress in making our church more accessible. When our church building was constructed well over 100 years ago, it was not a priority for the building to be accessible. Even when the “new” addition was built on in … Read More
Team Sunday is coming up at The Red Brick Church! Wear your jersey. Sit with your team. Receive a gift for the upcoming year. Stillman Valley, Byron, Rochelle, Rockford, Oregon, Davis Junction and many other communities will be represented. Watch the below video or click here for more information.
We are looking forward to a great weekend at the Red Brick Church: Pastor Chris Brauns is back and will preach this Sunday about why we should be excited to receive the Word of God. His text will be Isaiah 55:5-12. This will also be a name tag Sunday similar to what we did on July 15. We will also … Read More
It’s a picture of a nasty bone break. I’m warning you up front. Click only if you have the stomach for it. We asked our church family to pray for Storm and his broken arm. Lest you think we were overstating the urgency, you can see the x-ray at the attached link. But stand warned that it’s not for those … Read More
The Red Brick Church is looking for jerseys from Stillman Valley, Byron, Oregon, Rochelle, Rockford, Davis Junction . . . and most of all – – The Green Bay Packers and Iowa Hawkeyes. For Sunday, September 9, 2012, at 9 or 10:30: Invite your friends, teammates, fellow choir members, or whatever team you are on. Wear your jersey or uniform. … Read More
Our church is reminded on a regular basis of the opportunity we have to encourage young people from Stillman Valley, Byron, Davis Junction, Oregon, Rockford, Rochelle, and other surrounding communities. I was not able to go to Camp Forest Springs this week. But I was able to pray with a group of teenagers before they left for camp. And I … Read More
In my study at church, I have a window where I kneel to pray. The window is about 2 feet off the floor, so as I kneel I am looking out at Stillman Valley. But even as I am praying, I can also cross the bridge to Byron, picture the drive to Oregon, pray across to Rochelle, and all the … Read More