But Jesus called the children to him and said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.” Luke 18.16-17
An exciting start to the new year as we celebrated baptisms and welcomed new members!
Somonauk Baptist Church
What a great joy it is to celebrate new life in our church! This past year birthed new spiritual life and physical life in our church family and for this, we come to the Lord with thanksgiving, extolling him with music and song! Psalm 95.2.
There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to one hope when you were called; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all. Ephesians 4.4-6
A beautiful day for fun, fellowship, and a picnic!
Donations throughout the year for Operation Christmas Child brought enough supplies to pack 112 gift boxes to bless children across the world this Christmas. Thank you to everyone who donated time, talent and money to serve those in need.
The kids from SBC help out with the worship service - thanks to everyone who participated!
Many thanks to Rural King and Bonnie Plants for their generous donation for our SBC Community Garden! God is so good to provide! We had a fantastic morning planting together as an extended family working in a missional community. We look forward to caring for the garden and seeing what the Lord has in store for this garden ministry!
Packing session at Feed My Starving Children. We helped pack 129 boxes for 27,864 meals which can feed 77 children for a year!
...the Bible as it is for people as they are...for the good of our city and the world.