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Fall at Shades

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Thu Aug 6, 2020

Fall at Shades

The fall at Shades is going to look different, but we're still committed to finding creative, meaningful ways to stay together. There are some ways to get involved in ONE Month as well as some Better Together updates to be aware of. Take a look!


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Living Sent in Every Season

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Fri Jul 31, 2020

Living Sent in Every Season

The calendar is turning to August, and as we anticipate another month, we're reminded that our mission remains the same ... no matter the circumstance.

We have a lot to cover as August comes rolling around, so take a look at our latest update!


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One Church, Two Locations

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Wed Jul 29, 2020

One Church, Two Locations

Since I introduced our “Beyond the Horizon” vision back in 2016, we’ve prayed about and pursued some opportunities to revitalize a local church. We’re letting you know today that we are engaged in conversations with McElwain Baptist Church regarding church adoption.

Take a look at the video to learn more about what this means. If you're unable to watch the video, you can find the transcription on this page below the video.


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We're in This Together

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Thu Jul 23, 2020

We're in This Together

We're moving forward. Even as we still grapple with COVID-19 in our country, here at Shades, we're finding innovative ways to pursue our mission as a church. Some bring us together and others allow us to remain apart. No matter where you are, we're in this together as a church family.


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New Details About On Campus Worship

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Wed Jul 15, 2020

New Details About On Campus Worship

God has been so faithful to us during the first half of 2020, and as we prayerfully consider ministry in the coming days, we have some updates for you! There are a few upcoming opportunities to serve our community for you to be aware of, as well as a new sermon series starting this weekend.

We've also issued an important update to our Better Together plans, so take a look!

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Summer at Shades

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Wed Jul 8, 2020

Summer at Shades

We've enjoyed worshipping together again in-person, and we continue to make preparations for integrating more Sunday morning ministry activities to our schedule. As we plan, take a minute to hear from Pastor Danny about how things are shaping up as we look to the rest of the summer!


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Meet with God

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Wed Jul 1, 2020

Meet with God

We had our first worship service back at Shades last weekend, and it was such an encouraging day together! Thanks for the efforts each of you made in attending and caring for one another. And while we look toward continuing to gather together, we want to remind you of resources we've made available in advancing our efforts toward racial reconciliation.


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The Church Together

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Thu Jun 25, 2020

The Church Together

This Sunday marks our return to in-person worship. We've made a lot of preparations to ensure the safest worship environment and best worship experience for you.

Additionally, we have an exciting summer of ministry ahead with various ways you can join in the mission of God here at Shades.

Take a look at this video update from Pastor Danny about what to expect this weekend and this summer!


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Preparations for In-Person Worship

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Thu Jun 18, 2020

Preparations for In-Person Worship

This week, Pastor Danny reminds us of our preview worship service next Wednesday night and outlines some of the measures we're taking to ensure a safe worship environment and the best worship experience.

Take a look at this week's update!


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Better Together | On-Campus Worship Services Resuming June 28

Posted in From the Pastor  |  By Danny Wood  |  Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020

Better Together | On-Campus Worship Services Resuming June 28

The calendar has flipped to June, and with it, we're excited to give more details about resuming in-person worship services at Shades on Sunday, June 28. Take a look at the video below for more information!

You can also find more details by clicking the button below.

Better Together


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