Top Ten of 2023
by Jadon Haynes on December 29th, 2023
Each year Open Life takes the final Sunday of the year off to allow our staff and volunteers to take time to rest, reflect, and give thanks to God for the year that was. In this attitude, we offer to you, the Open Life Church Top Ten of 2023. This (non-exhaustive) list is meant to jumpstart your own practice of looking back at the past year and finding things that you can be grateful to God for. W...
Christmas at Open Life
by Thad Huff on December 1st, 2023
Every year at Open Life we walk through a series of messages at Christmas time called Advent. For generations the church has celebrated advent, which refers to the four weeks leading up to Christmas. Advent means the arrival of a notable person, and in our case, it’s when we remember Jesus’ arrival and anticipate his return. We will look back and look forward with great anticipation, being filled ...
Community Big Give 2023 Recap
by Jadon Haynes on November 30th, 2023
On November 18th, 2023 you came together with other friends, neighbors, classmates, teammates, co-workers, businesses, faith communities, and community organizations to pack and deliver 1,500 Thanksgiving meals to our local communities. A few key stats we can celebrate together:The meals we packed fed over 8,000 people on Thanksgiving.429 volunteers went out on 171 delivery routes to hand deliver ...
Fall at Open Life
by Thad Huff on October 20th, 2023
Type your new text here. Fall is in full swing around Open Life and there are some important things happening behind the scenes we would love to share. The Gathering Place WorkAs we finalize some adjustments to our plans for The Gathering Place drawings and await permitting and construction of the adjustments and additions sometime next spring. We are beginning to work on the stage and office spac...
New Outreach Kids Connect
by Fran Wulandari on July 21st, 2023
New Outreach of Open Life begins September 8th in Prairie Ridge Community Building. Join the group and get involved.
Diving into Ephesians
by Jadon Haynes on June 16th, 2023
As we begin our summer message series at Open Life Church, we're going to be journeying through the book of Ephesians. There are some incredible lessons, thoughts, and challenges for us to consider in the book of Ephesians and we are excited to unpack many of them in the next few weeks and months at Open Life. To help you along the journey we wanted to offer you a few opportunities and resources that can really help you along this journey.