Bimonthly Newsletter

Pastor’s Pen

Pastor’s Pen                                     by:  Rev. Jonathan Carlson Count It All Joy When is the last time you beat yourself up? What mistakes do you play over and over in your mind with all the shoulda, woulda, coulda’s, condemning yourself for failing yet again?                   Joy Ridderholf, founder of Gospel Recordings, Inc., once wrote: Count it all joy—even when you feel stupid. Someone had written her asking, “Can a person rejoice in his own blunders?” Her answer: “Being notoriously absent minded, I…

Switch Youth Group

The Gift that Keeps on Giving                     There is an old story about a man who dreamed he was at the end of his life. He saw his life as if it were a walk along the beach with Jesus. As he looked back over his life, he saw two sets of footprints in the sand along most of the way—one set belonging to him, the other to Jesus. He noticed, though, that many times along the path of…

Faith Station & Kingdom Kids

FAITH STATION ACTION! Lightning bugs and summer late nights remind me of glowing in the dark! We are starting a series entitled “GLOW IN THE DARK”. The series hits on worries and what Jesus taught about worry, trusting God with our Fears and how Jesus handled the disciples fear, how Jesus forgives us when we mess up, and how with Jesus we are never alone. So, join us this summer in the Faith Station as we discover these truths and…

Royal Rangers Boys Program

We want to give a special thank you to everyone who donated their time to Rangers this year. A couple of hours on a Wednesday night adds up to a lot of time over the course of a year. The dedicated volunteers make it all possible. Thank you!

Mpact Girls Program

“ Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.  Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you…

Bible Connections

We had a great time in our classes this past fall and winter, now it is summertime. We give everyone a break to get rested up and revitalized for the coming fall classes. Take time teachers to rest, but rest in the Lord. Pray, study, pray again, and seek God for inspiration and new purpose for your classes.                  For all of you students in the Bible Rotations Class, take time this summer to rest up and enjoy family and…

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events July 4th:  Holiday July 6th:  Red Cross Blood Drive at Hillside Gym Noon—5 p.m. July 9th:  Ruby’s Pantry at Gillett High School 7:30 a.m. July 9th:  Benefit for Alex Rennie at The Barn behind The Windmill—Oconto Falls 1—7 p.m. July 11th—15th:  Spencer Lake Youth Camp July 11th—13: Pound VBS 6—8:30 p.m. Register at HillsideNorth.org/VBS July 17th:  Pound Picnic at Pound Park after service July 25th—29th:  Gillett VBS 6—8:30 p.m. Register at HillsideAssembly.com/VBS July 31st:  Gillett Church  Picnic at…

Women’s Ministry

“I delight to thy will, O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart.”  Psalm 40:8      When Jesus walked on the earth as a human He followed God’s timetable perfectly, never acting on His own accord. Those of us who are true followers of Christ can follow God’s revealed will because He has given us His Word and the Holy Spirit. The Word of God tells us as believers what His will for us is and the Holy Spirit…