JUST A NOTE | Thoughts from Pastor Scott Owens


Posted by Chris Grev on OA10er @ 10:09 AM

“Making known to us the mystery of his will, according to his purpose, which he set forth in Christ” - Ephesians 1:9

Do you ever struggle when the Bible talks about the mystery of his will… his Word… the parables, whatever? I mean God come on, can we just be taught what the secret is and do that? For answers to those questions look no further than our own student(s). When the truth is told to your student(s) ’quite clearly’ is it clear what choice they will make? If there is a right decision to be made do they make it clearly 100% of the time? Yeah, mine neither!

I have had a couple of my children tell me they want to follow Christ, but are they really seeking Him now or just telling me what they think I want to hear. Below is a link to an article that I have pulled from The Gospel Coalition. It is a good article, but I would ask that you discern these points heavily. How do you discover if your student follows Christ? Just like a conversation about anything I encourage you to read this and discuss. 


Thank you for letting me minister to your students and alongside them in reaching their friends, our community and the world for His glory

Scott Owens


We have started our preparations for our mission trip to Haiti to work alongside Dan and Holly Ravenhorst (missionaries of our church). We will be there in June and in July of this summer, please look up their ministry and find out more about what they are doing. heartlineministries.org 

We also have a signup for our Minneapolis Mission Trip July 22-27. Middle School students are invited, but High Schoolers can go as Student Leaders too. Check out YWAM Minneapolis for more information about what we will be doing. www.ywam-mn.org

Every WNL we take an offering for Moumita our FAITHstudents sponsor child in Kolkata, India. Check out what the Global Fingerprints does as a whole and what the offering is for.

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