Racial Justice Resources

If you have worshiped with Ekklesia for any length of time, you know that whenever there is a month with five Sundays, we dedicate the 5th Sunday of that month to the topic of racial justice. There are many things we are doing very well as a church, but there are, of...

Lent 2019 – Week Six Fast – Spending

Week Six – Fasting Spending The Common Thread by Stephanie Capps Throughout Lent, we have covered food, waste, clothing, media, and possessions. I think it is fitting to end with spending because, when you really think about it, it is the common thread between...

Lent 2019 – Week Five Fast – Possessions

Week Five – Fasting Possessions by Stephanie Capps Growing up, there were paths through my house. We had a path through the living room to the couch, a path leading us to the cabinets in the kitchen, and paths down the hallway to our bedrooms. Sometimes I had to...

Lent 2019 – Week Four Fast – Media

Week Four – Fasting Media by Lindsay Stevenson As we journey through Lent together and focus intentionally on these different topics and fasts, we look inward at our individual hearts and ways of thinking that need renewal. While we do this internal work...

Lent 2019 – Week Three Fast – Waste

Week Three – Fasting Waste by Mick Schulte I was so excited when Curtis and CJ said they were adding “Waste” as one of the Lent fasts this season. I don’t think it’s a typical topic for the church to focus on, and I’ve never heard it included in a church-wide...