Spring 2024

Embracing More Than Happiness

During the fall of 2023, 12 expectant mothers participated in Schweitzer’s first Embrace Grace group. The journey with this group of single, pregnant ladies was truly beautiful. Carolyn Larsen, a volunteer leader with Embrace Grace shared, “Through a message of love, we helped the women see that they could have their babies and their dreams too!” Fast forward nearly five months since the first special day...

A Portrait of Spirit-Led Donors

by Neil McCall, President, Schweitzer Church Foundation On any warm afternoon or evening, after a nice steak dinner, you might find Larry and Jeannette Dills on their porch with a sweet peach tea, watching the cattle graze, and enjoying God’s handiwork. If they aren’t home, they might be off on a journey in their motor home. They only have two more states to check off:...

Encouragement for Life’s Challenges

by Pastor Sheila Pippin. In the classic movie “It’s a Wonderful Life,” George Bailey becomes overwhelmed by the circumstances of his life and is...

Adventures in Missions

by Shelley Rogers, Missions CoordinatorAs we expand our focus on global missions at Schweitzer, there are many ways to ask questions, explore, and get...

Top Concerns for Kids & Students

In a recent conversation with Schweitzer staff about the next generation, Schweitzer Kids Directors, Stiffany Taylor and Taylor Zen, and Student Director Levi Zen...

Student Confirmation Class 2024

Sunday, April 14, we will celebrate churchwide as 12 students participate in the 2024 Confirmation Service. This will be a time of recognition for...

New Flourish Staff

One way Schweitzer serves our community is through the ministries of Flourish Community Development Corporation (CDC). Recently, Flourish filled two needed staff roles. Katelyn...

Spring Sermon Series: In the Name of Jesus

Easter is the most defining moment in all of history, but what comes next? What do we do with the reality of the empty...

From Crushed to Confident

by Cherrie Segrist The path of my life has not always been easy. In fact, it has taken time for my heart to start the...

Sharing Faith & Becoming Stronger Together

For over two years, Pat Zimmer, with the support of many other guys (and a few gals!), has hosted morning breakfasts, outings and service...