Yesterday, after each morning service, our church membership voted on the proposed recommendation from the Elder Board to change our name from “Eaton Church of the Brethren, Inc.” to “Eaton Community Church, Inc.” The results of the vote were 164 for the name change and 18 against. This is a passing vote of 90% to… Continue reading Name Change Voting Results
On the first Sunday of January this year we commissioned the men who were called to serve as Elders for our congregation. As I mentioned in that service we had one vacant position on the Elder Board at that time. This vacancy arose after George Glaze resigned from that position in December. He later reconsidered his… Continue reading Celebration
Due to the extreme cold temperatures forecast for tomorrow, we will not be having Wednesday Night Etch on Wednesday, January 30. Please stay safe and warm!
Sunday morning services for Sunday, January 13 have been cancelled due to the weather. There will also be no youth ministry activities Sunday evening (Jan. 13). We encourage you to take some time and worship in a personal way while you are at home today.
Due to the weather, the 8:45 am service is cancelled tomorrow, January 13th. We will still hold the 10:45 am service.
Several years back we did a sermon series based from a book entitled, “The Circle Maker” by Mark Batterson. Mark tells the story of the legend of Honi, the circle maker. Honi was a man with deep faith in God. A faith that led him to pray fervently, passionately, and consistently. Batterson uses this story… Continue reading Circling in Prayer
A few weeks ago several members of ECOB attended an appreciation lunch hosted by the H.I.T. Foundation where we received an award for our contribution to this community. As Susan and I sat with many volunteers from this church, I was full of joy and appreciation for how so many have taken seriously our values… Continue reading ECOB Receives H.I.T. Foundation “Impact Award”