Advent and Christmas Events

A Thrill of Hope As we hunt for hope in our world today, we’re excited to be exploring Advent and Christmas Scripture through the vibrant artwork of John August Swanson, who allows his Christian faith and passion for social justice to permeate all


Advent Music Celebration

You don’t want to miss our annual Advent Music Celebration! Join the Chancel Choir, Praise Team, Memorial Handbell Choir, and special guest musicians as our church gathers together to share the sounds of the season as we prepare for Christ̵


Update from the Building Task Force

On Saturday, November 10, a group of 18 participants – representing the Governing Board, the Vision Team, the Building Task Force, and staff – met for a planning charrette. The objective of the charrette was to create an atmosphere in which parti


Shepherd’s Camp

“I love Shepherd’s Camp,” said a five-year old. “This church is so loving and welcoming,” said a 14-year old. “After spending the weekend worshiping, eating, and serving together, everyone feels like family to me,” said someone in their


Faith Promise Sunday: Theoneste Nzaranyimana, Jr. from Africa University

Theoneste (Theo) Nzaranyimana, Jr., is a PhD student in youth development and agricultural education at Purdue University. A native of Rwanda, Theo completed his undergraduate work in horticulture at Africa University in Zimbabwe. He received a maste


Poverty Simulation by Rachel Yalley

According to the Census Bureau, more than 45 million (14.5%) of Americans live below the poverty line in 2017. Delaware County has the highest percentage of children living in poverty with Muncie’s poverty rate at 32.2%. Most often when statistics


Pizza with Pastor Lisa

As new school year begins for Ball State and Indiana Academy Students, the excitement of new classes and potential new friends hover over Muncie. On Sunday, August 21, Pastor Lisa, led a wonderful sermon from the ‘Home Sick’ series. It was also t


A Better Way Work Day

On Saturday, September 16, College Avenue made it a “batter” day at A Better Way. With a whole crew of people, College Avenue was able to contribute their talents, and God given gifts to his people. Teresa Clemmons, Executive Direct of A Better W


Poverty Simulation

Join us on Sunday, October 22, at 6:00 p.m. (registration at 5:30)  in Wesley Hall for a transforming experience designed to increase our awareness of poverty. Upon arrival, we will receive an identity and will then make decisions to cope with our s


A Better Way Work Day

Join us for hands-on ministry at A Better Way on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. We will meet at A Better Way and focus on yard work and cleaning, but we also hope to do some painting and carpentry. This is a marvelous oppo