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MISSION MOMENT: VENEZUELA

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I was raised in Venezuela, the son of missionaries.  My worldview and early spiritual development took shape in a country that was foreign to my parents, yet was completely normal and familiar to me.  I truly believe that I would not be at UBC today if the template, the baseline of my...

Faith@Home Marriage Event: The Tanner's

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Get to know the Tanner's!  Where did you meet? In the Young Adult Bible Study at UBC. How long have you been married? Just celebrated 9 years on March 20. How many kids? Four- Michelle had Madisyn (14) from a previous relationship and then together we have Megan (8), Jack and Liam...

Faith@Home Marriage Event: The Roberson's

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Today’s bookmark had our third challenge and introduced you to our third couple, Charles and Van Roberson. Get to know The Roberson’s and make sure you sign up before spots run out. Where did you meet? We met at 1st Baptist Church, Texarkana, TX How long have you been...

Faith@Home Marriage Event: The Horne's

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Get to know The Horne’s! Where did you meet? In Houston at Deborah’s friend’s apartment, her date didn’t show, and she got stuck hanging out with me. (She was initially unimpressed.) How long have you been married? 31 Years How many kids? Three boys, Matthew 29...

Faith@Home Marriage Event: The Wynn's

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Cathy and Jeff Wynn have great advice for couples. They learned early in their marriage that they had to learn AND speak each other’s love language. By discovering their love languages, their communication with each other was much better! Do you speak your spouse’s language?...

FOCUS! A look at Sept–Dec 2017

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Be inspired as you learn of recent transformations happening through each ministry, and be moved to act after a sneak peek into what’s to come! Get your Focus! in the Connection Café, view in the UBC Houston app, or download it online today. Download the latest Focus...

Rick's Sabbatical 2017: Story 6

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“TOTAL ECLIPSE of the SUN” (AUGUST 15 - 31) After a few days of rest at home following the London/Lee Abbey adventure-in-England, I flew out on Sunday evening, August 13, headed for Greenville, SC. Some might have thought I was going to view the Eclipse of the Sun since Greenville...

Rick's Sabbatical 2017: Story 5

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"REAL GET-AWAY"  (AUGUST 1 - 15)  All three times that I've taken Sabbatical from UBC, one of my primary goals has been to get away from it all—from church, and church members (no offense), and church staff, and even family, to some extent.  Obviously, that hasn't happened...

Rick's Sabbatical 2017: Story 4

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“Another World”  (July 16 – 31) Kay and I left Little Rock on Saturday the 22nd of July, after the Arkansas Meet of Champs Swim Meet, in which Ellie and Levi competed—lots of ribbons and medals, I might add—headed home with one goal in mind—to wash...

Rick's Sabbatical 2017: Story 3

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“Family – You Can’t Pick’em”  (July 1 – 15)  Our first venture away in Sabbatical 2017 was a visit to Kay’s family in Louisville, Kentucky, with a quick trip to Bee Spring for Kay’s dad’s family reunion. I mentioned then that...