Rick’s Reflections- 6/26/2016

Thank you, Eastview, for a fun VBS week of learning more about walking with Jesus!  Thank you to everyone who helped out in any way from planning & organizing, set-up, teaching, cooking, clean-up, etc.  All of your hard work and dedication was greatly appreciated!  

Rick’s Reflections- 6/19/2016

We were excited last Sunday to announce that Nathan Crowe had been hired as our new Associate Minister.  Nathan will begin his work with us on July 1st.  Please  be praying for a smooth transition for them. This past week our dedicated VBS team pulled off another great effort in teaching our young people about … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 6/12/2016

Today is a special day here at Eastview.  We have the opportunity to hear a message from Nathan Crowe and hopefully affirm him as our new Associate Minister.  The Elders and search team worked through dozens of candidates starting back in the fall of last year.  After much prayer, discussion, interviews and visits the search … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 6/5/2016

Allow me to reminisce a little about 1976. “Back in the day” as my boys call it; Gas cost 59 cents per gallon. The average house cost $43,000 The average income was $16,000 The hit movies were; Rocky, Bad News Bears and All the Presidents Men The Popular music groups were; Bee Gees, Kiss and … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 5/29/2016

Tomorrow is officially designated as a holiday marked in many communities by a variety of solemn observances. All across the United States people will gather in parks & cemeteries to commemorate what this day symbolizes. There will be parades, bands will play, speeches will be given, prayers will be offered up to God, “Taps” will … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 5/22/2016

Eastview would like to congratulate the following High School Graduates… Alyssa Dossett, Philip Gaines, Nathan Gerber, Nate Hauersperger, Shannon Kienitz, Viktoria Rock, Justice Smith and College Graduates… Logan Barker, Murielle Bathory, Erika Ennis, Matthew Haggard, Ross Hunter, Emily Irvin & Hannah Sanders   We are so proud of you! (If there are any students graduating … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 5/15/2016

We are so blessed as a church family.  I can’t say it enough, God has truly been faithful to us.  There are some exciting things going on around here.  This past week we celebrated the graduation of the Kounty Kids Preschool on Monday evening, the close out party for Victory Club on Wednesday evening and … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 5/8/2016

Allow me to share a poem entitled, “My Mother.” Your love, I know—I’ve seen your tears; You’ve given to me my life. You’ve walked through hours and days and years Of heartache, toil and strife. To see that I could have the best That you could give to me, You gave up needs and often … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 5/1/2016

As we consider some application to the admonition of James to be “Quick to listen” we must be reminded that listening by itself is not the end game.  He goes on to say that if we simply listen to the word and do not obey it we only fool ourselves. (1:22-25) John MacArthur in his … [Read more…]

Rick’s Reflections- 4/24/2016

What a great blessing it is to have godly men leading this congregation.  Today, Joe Corbett, one of our Elders, will be bringing the message.  I will be visiting with a candidate for our Associate Minister position.  Our search team has been doing a great job sorting thru resumes, conducting interviews and following up with … [Read more…]