Chestnut Ridge Church
In the Beginning - Part 7
Tim Haring — In the Beginning is a series focusing on what God has made known about himself in the first three chapters of the Bible.
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  • Chestnut Ridge Church [CRC]
    2223 Cheat Rd, Morgantown, WV 26508, USA
    Sunday 8:00 AM
  • Sunday 5:55 PM

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Look to the Son, Love Goes On, Fierce, Awakening

Starting Point Orientations will be TODAY, February 19, after each service (9 am, 11 am, and 5 pm). Find out more at theridge.church/startingpoint

Today, February 19, in the Hub: Chestnut Ridge Church will be taking a mission team to our sister church in La Ceiba, Honduras, this summer. If you have a passion for making a difference or have been curious about foreign missions, come to the interest meeting after each of the services, and visit theridgechurch/honduras2017

Celebrate Recovery meets on Mondays at 6:30 pm. For more info, go to theridge.church/celebraterecovery

Divorce Care meets Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. Divorce and separation are among life’s most difficult and painful experiences. Divorce Care provides healing and support in a group setting for people who are going through separation or divorce. To register, visit theridge.church/divorcecare.

Grief Share meets on Thursdays at 6:30 pm. Losing someone hurts, but you don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Grief Share provides resources and people who understand what you are going through, as you look toward rebuilding your life and taking steps to recover from your loss. Register at theridge.church/griefshare.

If you are a parent of a 6th-8th grade student, register them for Crave—an overnighter, where discussion will center on God-created love that has been twisted and morphed into an unhealthy obsession. There's more info at theridge.church/crave

Register now for this one-day parenting workshop! Saturday, March 4—Parent Works One Day will cover info and discussion about “Intentional Parenting – 10 Ways to Be an Exceptional Parent in a Quick Fix World.” This event is open to parents with children of any age—newborn to teens! To be exceptional parents, we need to become intentional parents. For more info: theridge.church/pw-oneday

March 6, deposits are due! High School Camp is coming and you do not want to miss out. For more info: theridge.church/hsc

Wednesdays, beginning March 15: This life-changing class will help you achieve your financial goals by showing you how to eliminate debt, save for the future, and give like never before. You will be challenged and motivated to make a plan for your money and to change your family tree forever. Register online at theridge.church/fpu2017.

March 18, 9 am-4 pm: Your marriage can feel like it’s under attack, but there are ways to protect it as you intentionally work to strengthen it. Join other married and engaged couples for Keeping Marriages Healthy, a one-day event exploring and discussing some of the challenges and joys of marriage. For more information, visit theridge.church/mw-oneday.

Save the date! Baby Dedication at The Ridge is a time for you, as parents, to share with the church body your commitment to lead your children into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. It’s designed as a way for parents to publicly profess and celebrate their intent to raise their children in Christ.

In the Beginning [February 19, 2017] Tim Haring

Different religions have differing ideas of what God is like. But who is God? How can we know Him? And what difference does any of it make?

In the Beginning is a series focusing on what God has made known about himself in the first three chapters of the Bible in the book of Genesis. Join us in discovering how life changing this information can be in our relationship with God and with others.
“For [God’s] love is never, never, never based on our performance, never conditioned by our moods—of elation or depression. The furious love of God knows no shadow of alteration or change. It is reliable. And always tender.” - Brennan Manning
“Love has an immense ability to help heal devastating wounds that life sometimes deals us.” – Sue Johnson
God doesn't just love us; he likes us.
God doesn't just love us; he likes us.
Misconceptions:
· God’s love for us is based on whether we are good or bad.
· God’s love for us is based on our service to him.
· God’s love has limits.

Discussion Questions

Ready to take a next step in your personal or group study time? Follow the link below for printable discussion questions about today's message. You'll also find links to this Sunday's audio, video and weekend program.

http://www.chestnutridgechurch.com/inthebeginningpart7/

Miss a weekend?

You can watch or listen to past messages online!

http://www.chestnutridgechurch.com/messages/