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Mark Pierce
Mansfield, Ohio
Living life to the fullest, in relationship with God, family and friends.
Interests: speaking, relationships, writing, church leadership, recumbent bicycle riding
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Do we know what we really want? When it comes to our prayer life, we should be specific and not be a wandering generality. Continue reading
When it comes to our prayer life, we should be specific and not be a wandering generality. Continue reading
Kathy - we are really looking forward to a great time worshiping with you guys Sunday!!! - Mark
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We created a little invite video we are sharing with family and friends over on Facebook. We have a guest praise band coming and plan to share a potluck meal afterward. Cool! Continue reading
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We are going to have many GUESTS coming with the Rolling Plains worship team so please be sure to be extra "Church Requel-ey." My definition of Church Requel-ey (continues Brandi) is WELCOMING and LOVING - I know you all will be!! Continue reading
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Since it is still so cold, let's also go ahead with our original idea for last week, the "Ugly Sweater Sunday!" Bring out those relics of winters past and layer them up. Let's give the Stay Puff Marshmallow Man and the Michelin Man a run for their money. This could be a lot of fun. Continue reading
We are canceling our morning worship service today at 11:00. Currently Richland County is under a level 2 snow emergency. It is also bitterly cold at -8 degrees. Stay inside and worship our Lord privately this morning. Continue reading
As of this Saturday afternoon Richland County is under a Level 2 Snow Emergency. If this Level 2 Snow Emergency should carry on through Sunday morning, we will cancel Church Requel. Check back Sunday morning for the final word. In the meantime, stay warm and off the roads if at all possible. Continue reading
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Could be the coldest February 15th in the history of all February 15ths. To which we say, bring it on! Let's party! Let's celebrate! Let's declare Sunday to be "Ugly Sweater Sunday!" Reach back deep in your closet. Find that wild sweatshirt. Rediscover that 1980s sweater. Don't dress for success! Put on those layers in all their glory! Continue reading
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Christians should exhibit a faith in Christ regardless of their disappointments and discouragements from life. But what about a Christian's faith in Christ when disappointment and discouragement comes from Christ Himself? In last Sunday's talk, I considered that Jesus doesn't always respond the way we expect. Surprisingly, we also discovered that Jesus is never the author of an "easy believism." Continue reading
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Jesus has the inside info on what we need to be able to worship Him in spirit and in truth. In this audio sermon, I use the story of the woman at the well from John's gospel to examine 4 pieces of inside info Jesus freely offers His followers. Continue reading
In this talk from Pastor Mark Pierce, we learn that Jesus doesn't always respond the way we expect. Surprisingly, we also discover that Jesus is never the author of an "easy believism." Continue reading
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I'm looking forward to worshiping with all of you Sunday. Brandi, Jana and Missie will lead our worship singing. Tamira and DeeDee have some great plans for our elementary children. Jessica and Dave will teach our pre-schoolers. And we have a special video message from some folks who have been watching Church Requel from long distances away! Continue reading
Jesus has the inside info on what we need to be able to worship Him in spirit and in truth. Continue reading
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Will Church Requel be open for worship at 11am on Sunday? We will close if and when Richland County officials declare a Level 2 Snow Emergency. Continue reading
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We live out our belief that children are not just the church of the future, but also the church of today. Elijah Jensen will be giving us our announcements. Grayden Pierce and Paityn Hall will be joining Eddie Walker in a very special Reader's Theater version of the Scripture reading. Anna Scott and Phyllis Stanfield will join Kay Butts as greeters. And Wyatt Stanfield will join Dave Johnson and Bryan Trubachik in the tech booth! Continue reading
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We discover that God still gives gifts bigger and better than we could have ever hoped for. Continue reading
We discover that God still gives gifts bigger and better than we could have ever hoped for. Continue reading
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I want you to know that your efforts on behalf of Christ and Church Requel are not in vain. We are seeing God's kingdom growing, one person at a time. New people are finding their way into our doors. Continue reading
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In this audio version of today's sermon, I talk about being filled with God's contentment, peace and approval as we mature in our Christian walk. Continue reading
This morning I talked about being filled with God's contentment, peace and approval as we mature in our Christian walk. Continue reading
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I'm so excited to report to you that we have a new addition to our family. Titus Jude Vincent arrived last Sunday night a little after 10pm. Mary Kay took this picture on the right of a very happy baby. He arrived completely healthy and for this we are immensely thankful. Thank you all so much for your prayers on Titus, Tim and Jillian's behalf. Continue reading
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Listen to how God's Spirit wants to turn your life from doom and gloom to delight and excite! Continue reading
Pastor Mark Pierce talks about the very special relationship we enjoy with God the Holy Spirit. Listen to how God's Spirit wants to turn your life from doom and gloom to delight and excite! Continue reading
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I'm convinced that this 2015 will be the best year yet for us! As you can see from this week's newsletter, we have begun some exciting projects. I'm looking forward to sharing ministry with you! Continue reading