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Who Leads the Church?

Discovery Christian Church seeks to organize itself in a way that best leads to the spread of the gospel here in Davis and out into the surrounding area. A part of this organization is our church leadership structure, namely our elders, staff, and deacons. It is our belief that a biblical form of church leadership appoints elders to oversee the church. Elders are called to...

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Why Discovery Groups are such a BIG deal

We hope every person connects with a Discovery Group this Sunday. Why? REASON #1:Disciples of Jesus don't just listen to teaching, they discuss in ways that help them grow together. There are many times in the gospels that we see Jesus standing up and talking to large crowds - sometimes more than 5,000! But often we then see Jesus invite his twelve disciples home into a ...

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What is happening this Christmas Eve?

Many of you are already traveling for Christmas. For those of us who stay in Davis, we have traditionally celebrated Christmas Eve with a nice, small family gathering. This year we will not be having a Christmas Eve service. You may be wondering why, so here are three big reasons: We are preparing for great 2016! Even a small worship gathering like Christmas Eve require...

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Why We're Going To Haiti

Look out Haiti... here come the Richerts! Over the past three years, Garricyn and I have had the incredible opportunity to work with the missionaries of Danita's Children Orphanage in Ouanaminthe, Haiti. The orphanage provides a home and family for more than 100 boys and girls, a school and meals for more than 300 village children, and a new pediatric medical clinic that ...

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Holy Spirit Questions

When the day of Pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place. And suddenly there came from heaven a sound like a mighty rushing wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. And divided tongues as of fire appeared to them and rested on each one of them. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit...

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Any Questions?

During the UNLEASHED series we are inviting you to submit any questions that you arise for you. So as you listen to weekly messages, go through Discovery Group studies, or read the daily reading plan, go ahead and submit your questions. You can do so anonymously through the Discovery Christian Church App or email Pastor John.We will answer the questions on an upcoming Sund...

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Another reason Discovery Groups are such a BIG deal

We hope every person connects witha Discovery Group this week. Why? REASON #2:Disciples of Jesus invest in others,and others need you now! (Read Reason #1 HERE) Discovery Groups are not just for you. They are also for the people who God wants to welcome, care for, grow and encourage through you. During his time on earth, Jesus invited his followers to join him and led t...

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Support Haiti Mission: Buy A T-Shirt & Pray

Discovery now has t-shirts available that let those around you know that you have a heart for Haiti. These shirts are proven conversation starters, and the money goes to support teams going to Haiti. Pray for Haiti. Go to Haiti. Change the world one child at a time. EMAIL USthe following information: Men's/Women's, Size, Contact Info ...

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A Brief History of Haiti

Introduction Nestled below the United States, surrounded by the turquoise sea and powder-white sands of the Caribbean, lies the island of Hispaniola, known by the French as "La Perle des Antilles", translation, "The Pearl of the Antilles." Hispaniola today is separated into two nations, the Dominican Republic, and Haiti. Haiti, or "Ayiti" was given its name by the indigen...

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The Gospel + Your Kids + YOU

Gospel Project Relaunch

The Gospel + Your kids + YOU. We believe that is the winning combination God has given us for leading our children to know, trust and follow Jesus (Deuteronomy 6:5-9). And Discovery Kids is here to come alongside and help parents in the task. We are here to equip parents to be the primary disciple-makers in their own kids lives. As most of you know, we have spent the last...

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