Church News

Caring For Our First Responders

Hello, Church family!  Our first responders are such an important part of our community and we want to celebrate and help them in whatever way we can. I am excited to announce a tangible way we can help in this current season of life. This coming Thursday, April 9 from 8 am – 4pm in our main parking lot, 3R’s Construction will be using a thermal fog that is proven to destroy COVID-19. Many first responders including Police, Firefighters, and…

Women’s Retreat Postponed

Hi Friends, It probably comes as no surprise to you that due to the escalating spread of COVID-19 and the updated mandates from Governor Kate Brown, which restrict gatherings to no more than 25 people, Morning Star Women’s Retreat 2020 will be POSTPONED. We do not yet have a specific date for the rescheduled retreat, but we will let you know as soon as we do.   Of course, our team and our staff are incredibly disappointed to postpone our…

CR Gatherings Cancelled

Dear Forever Family, When I first came to the Lord over 30 years ago, one of my first memory verses was Jeremiah 29:11, “For I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord. They are plans for good and not for harm, to give you a future and a hope.” I love that nothing surprises our God. His plan for us is good! And with Him we have a future and He is our hope! In the light of the…

Church Watch Parties

Hello church family, We sure live in interesting times! There is so much uncertainty, and with that can come fear, worry, and a host of anxieties. If you’re like me you, don’t want to worry about things, but it still happens . . . more than I would like. The things we can’t control tend to weigh most heavily on us, and we are certainly not made to carry that weight on our own. The Lord made us for community,…

The importance of community, even now

A letter from Jared Boltman to our community group leaders Hello Community Group Leadership,             It is amazing how fast things change in our world. These last two days have been quite the whirlwind. Even so, I am sure of a few things: God is in control. God is not surprised by any of the chaos or problems we are facing We are loved by our Creator and His plan is perfect for us. This post is filled with a…

Coronavirus Update // March 16

Be a part of church live online – Click HERE Sunday at 9 and 11! UPDATED MARCH 16 @ 4 pm. Dear Morning Star Family, One of the things I love about God is how He prepares us for what’s ahead even when we don’t realize that’s what He’s doing. How many times in the past few weeks have we talked about being married to the mission, not the method? Our mission is leading people to pursue a Jesus-first life.…