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Join us for “The Sounds of Christmas”

You are invited to join us at Ingleside next weekend as we celebrate the birth of Jesus in a wonderful musical presentation called, “The Sounds of Christmas.” The six service times are as follows: Friday, December 13, 7:00 p.m. Saturday, December 14, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Sunday, December 15, 10:30 a.m., 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. No tickets are necessary.  Doors open thirty minutes before each presentation.  Childcare is available for ages 6 weeks – 4K. Christmas...

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Cultivate an Attitude of Gratitude

When our lives are transformed by God’s grace and filled with the Spirit, one of the results will be a grateful heart.  We will approach every day, every relationship, and every circumstance with a bias toward giving thanks. Perhaps that’s why the Apostle Paul mentions gratitude and thanksgiving three different times in the space of just six verses (Colossians 3:12-16) that describe who we are and how we are to live in Christ.  This powerful passage concludes by saying: And...

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Celebrate Thanksgiving at Ingleside

I hope you will join us for a delicious Thanksgiving meal and a wonderful time of fellowship and worship on Tuesday night, November 26. What time’s the meal? The buffet meal (which includes turkey, dressing, and all the trimmings) begins at 5:00 p.m. and will be served until 6:15 p.m. Where? At Ingleside – seating will be in our Multi-Purpose Gym, Fellowship Hall, and Dining Room.  Just follow the signs! Cost? It will be $7 for adults, $5 for children and a $21...

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Introducing the Ingleside App

Have you got our new Ingleside app yet?  It’s just been released. Search for “Ingleside Baptist Church” in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store and download the app from there. You can use the app to watch a Sunday message, to register for an event, to give your tithe and offerings, to see what’s on the church calendar, and to connect to group, serving, and mission opportunities. Once you have the Ingleside app installed, you will also want to set up your complete...

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An Evening of Hope | Membership Class | Who’s Your One?

It’s not too late to be part of a great women’s event at Ingleside tonight at 7:00 p.m. in the Worship Center, featuring Katherine Wolf, the author of “Hope Heals: A True Story of Overwhelming Loss and an Overcoming Love.”  Walk ups are welcome! Membership Class Sunday – 4:00 p.m. If you are not yet a member at Ingleside, I hope you will consider coming to our membership class this Sunday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. Where? Just come in the east entrance to the Worship Center,...

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A Fabulous Fall

As the calendar flips into September and school-schedule rhythms are getting firmly in place, I want to make sure that some key dates and events at Ingleside are on your radar. Of course, our weekly worship services, classes, and groups – especially on Sundays and Wednesdays – continue to be at the heart of our disciple-making process. In addition, however, please put these opportunities on your calendar now: Wednesday, September 18 BIG Wednesday, Worship Center 6:30...

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Calling All Students and Educators

This Sunday, August 18, we will be recognizing and praying over all the students and educators in each of our Sunday morning services at Ingleside. So, no matter what your grade or degree program, and no matter what your role is as an educator (teacher, administrator, coach, counselor, professor, etc.) – I hope you will make plans now to join us. Services are at 8:30 a.m. in our Chapel (traditional), 9:40 and 11:00 a.m. in our Worship Center (blended), and at 11:00 a.m. in our...

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Kicking Off a New Semester

According to the Farmer’s Almanac, the summer season will officially end at 3:50 a.m. on Monday, September 23. However, if your yearly schedule is driven at all by our educational system, you know the book is closing on the summer for many. The temperatures might remain high, but schedules will change nonetheless. This change of rhythm also leads to new opportunities to grow in Christ. I hope you will take note of the kickoffs listed below. Sunday, August 4 Next Generation...

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June 30 – One Worship Service, 10:30 a.m.

This Sunday, June 30, we will have one worship service only at 10:30 a.m. in the Worship Center at Ingleside. Watch this 30-second video for a personal invitation. In 1 Peter 2:17, the Bible says, “Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the emperor” (ESV). That’s just what we plan to do this Sunday as we celebrate our freedom, honor America, encourage one another, and worship God. I hope you will join us! Your Pastor and Friend,

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Church Picnic – Wednesday, June 26

I hope you have already marked your calendars and are planning to be at Ingleside on Wednesday night, June 26, for our annual church picnic. If you haven’t been to the picnic before, watch this short video and you’ll get a great feel for what’s in store! Where is the picnic held? Again this year, our picnic will be held on our church campus on Wimbish Road.  We will have huge tents set up on the west side of our worship center What time does it start?  Folks start to arrive...

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