Category Archives: The Connection

The Connection Newsletter Posts

International students

“Question: How do you say ‘Good Morning’ in Chinese, Arabic, Spanish, French, Tigrigna (Amharic), Hindi, Urdu (Pakistani), Kinyarwanda (Rwanda), Krio (Sierra Leon), or Nepali? Answer: Smile! “That is one of the many lessons we have learned at Withrow High School. As tutors to ELL (Engl ...

International student opportunities

International Friendships, Inc. (IFI) is a Christian community organization that works in partnership with universities and volunteers to promote friendship and hospitality for international students and their family members. There are three great ways to serve incoming University of Cincinnati ...

Update from Caracas

Chicago team

Please keep this high school team in your prayers this week: Students Anna Amend Justin Amend TJ Bolera Taylor Collins Rebekah Cychoaz Meredith Gilmnore Bethany Hickman Spencer Kociba Gabriel Mitchell Amanda Paisley Lydia Taylor Mason Taylor Kirsten Wobig Claire Young Adults Ro ...

Benevolence offering July 31

LifeSpring’s Benevolence Ministry offers hope to LifeSpring families and community families in need. This ministry is funded entirely by special offerings and gifts. You may give to Benevolence at any time, but opportunities are specifically offered the fifth Sunday of five-Sunday months and at ...

Family Sunday

July 31 is a fifth Sunday, and therefore is a Family Sunday at LifeSpring. There will be no Children’s Ministry classes, either at 10:00 or 11:15 a.m., except for the Nursery and 2s & 3s classes. Children will worship with their families. Contemporary worship will be geared toward families. ...

Added by Baptism

Charlee Mapps and Judson Roper Charlee works at Greater Expectations Learning Center. Judson is a stay-at-home dad. They have three children, Angela-Sean Phillips, 13, Starlita Arnold, five, and Gia’Vaughni Roper, four. They all love watching movies and playing games together, eating great foo ...

LifeWords from Tim

Go Big…or Go Home! When I was a kid, one of the sayings that we used on a consistent basis was, “Go big or Go home.” It might sound negative, but it was truly meant to be a motivational statement. When something is that important to you, you have to lay it all on the line: proposing to you ...

MEGA Sports report

MEGA Sports report