The Broadview Blog

Thanksgiving, Advent & You

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a great week! November is in full swing and the holidays are on the way. As a pastor, I usually break up the calendar into four seasons. I know that normal people probably don't think of the seasons in this way but it seems...

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A Unique Opportunity to Bless People

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a good week! October is almost over. Can you believe it? Time flies! In the next few weeks I'm sure many of you will be dressing up your kids in Halloween costumes and going door to door for some candy. Blaise, our 3 year old,...

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New Baby & Other News

Hey Church Family, I hope you've had a good week! While I had every intention of being with you all on Sunday morning, our second child Attie-Jo had other plans! Saturday night I laid down thinking I was going to get up in the morning and preach. Sunday morning a...

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The Blessing of Having Children

Hello Church Family, Tonight at 7:00pm there will be over 1,000 students piling into Shotwell Stadium to hear the Gospel proclaimed and testimonies about the saving grace of Jesus Christ. Chad Mitchell will be speaking. The Randy Wood Band will be leading the music....

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A Ministry to Pregnant Single Moms

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a good week so far. October is here. Can you believe it? That means we're one month away from November. November is coupled with December. November and December are associated with "the holidays." The holidays are associated...

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B.L.E.S.S. Others

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a good week so far. Things are in full swing here at the church and the fall season has officially arrived. It seems like there is something going on nearly every night of the week! Sunday nights we have equipping classes and...

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Greetings from California

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a good week so far. I'm writing this update from the Carlsbad Seapointe Resort. I'm participating in the fourth and final meeting of the Group 11 Next Generation Leadership Roundtable with Leadership Network. This experience...

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Party on the Premises

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a good week. Tonight we have our Back2School Bash at the Main Campus. It's going to be a blast! We start at 6:00 and it ends at 8:00. This event is for children aged preschool through 5th grade. We will have lots of activities...

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Back to School

Hey Church Family, I wanted to share some quick points about some upcoming events in this week's "weekly update." Back2School Bash Next Wednesday, August 30th, at 6:00pm it's going to be all hands on deck. We hope to have hundreds of kids filling our church parking...

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Pastoral Team Nominations

Broadview’s constitution and by-laws provides for a Pastoral Team. This team consists of the senior pastor, campus pastors and lay (non-salaried) pastors. These men are entrusted with the responsibility to lead, equip, protect and oversee the church. (see Section 2 of...

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Church Leadership & Fall Equipping Classes

Hello Church Family, August is halfway over and school is about to fire back up. There are two months out of the year which symbolize "new beginnings" in the life of many. Those two months are January and August. The month of January is obvious. A new year equals a...

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The Pastoral Team: What & Why

THE PASTORAL TEAM: WHAT & WHY (download the print version of this article) There are two enduring offices in the New Testament Church today: pastors and deacons. Deacons help serve the practical and/or physical needs of the church. Pastors serve the overall...

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The Sun Never Sets

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a good week so far. August is officially here and with it comes the scent of the fall season of ministry at Broadview. Things start firing back up on Monday nights, Tuesday nights, Wednesday nights, and so on. Preparations are...

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Celebrate The Vision

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a good week so far. We're on the tail end of the month of July. Feels like the summer has really flown by! On Monday during our staff-meeting we discussed some of the things that had taken place over the summer and it's...

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The Story of an Everyday Hero

Hello Church Family, When Pearl Harbor was attacked in December 1941 Desmond Doss was one of the many men in America who wanted to do something about it. Unfortunately, as a 7th Day Adventist, he had a moral conviction to never take the life of another human being...

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Monday Night For The Master

Hello Church Family, I hope you're having a great week. Summer is in full swing around here. People are always coming and going whether it's summer camps, mission trips, or some other kind of ministry related endeavor. I used to think that summer was somewhat of a...

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Family Mission Trip 2017

Hello Church Family, In today's weekly update I wanted you to hear from our missions/West Campus pastor, Vernon Ferguson. He is going to talk about all of the great things that happened during the Family Mission Trip 2017. Here's Vernon!...

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VBS Report 2017

Hello Church Family, In today's weekly update I wanted you to hear from Bonnie Barlow. She is going to talk about all of the great things that happened this last week during VBS. This Sunday we will be diving back into the book of Acts with a new series entitled "You...

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