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Calendar

The picture on the left links to the church calendar. You can view and print upcoming meetings and events. To add, delete or change an event on the calendar, you may:

Call the office at (309) 828-2185 or,

Email the office at people@centennialcc.org or,

Visit the office to complete a Calendar Request Form.







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Newsletter
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November 9, 2017

October 26, 2017

October 12, 2017

September 28, 2017







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From the Pastor

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November 9, 2017

October 26, 2017

October 12, 2017

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Spiritual Nourishment

 It Is Written. . . .John 3:31-34

31"The one who comes from above is above all; the one who is from the earth belongs to the earth, and speaks as one from the earth. The one who comes from heaven is above all. 32He testifies to what he has seen and heard, but no one accepts his testimony. 33The man who has accepted it has certified that God is truthful. 34For the one whom God has sent speaks the words of God, for God[a] gives the Spirit without limit.

Footnotes:  [a] John 3:34 Greek "he"  (www.biblegateway/New International Version)


One result of a person's faith in Jesus as Savior is to be on a journey of faith.
This involves developing one's faith along the way.
Other words that describe this process include growing and maturing.
This portion of our website is to provide avenues to facilitate this development.
Under the OT relationship with God, the Jewish people learned from God that
not only did they need physical nourishment but also spiritual.
In Deuteronomy 8:1-3, the people learned that during their 40 years in the wilderness
not only would they need to be fed physically
but need to feed upon God's word to grow spiritually or faith wise.
Jesus restated this principle in Matthew 4:1-4 with His temptation in the wilderness.
He responded to the Devil's first temptation with the response that a person
not only must feed upon physical bread to be nourished, but,
also on every word that comes from God (v.4).

Devotional Resources

A variety of devotional resources for all ages are at Bible Gateway: http://www.biblegateway.com/devotionals/

and for Youth:    http://www.youthspecialties.com/articles/topics.php?show_topic=26

and for Adults:    http://www.rbc.org/odb/odb.shtml


Christian Radio Stations 

Two radio stations to listen to enhance your faith are:

WCIC 91.5 FM (Peoria, IL) at wcicfm.org     WBNH 100.1 FM (Bloomington/Normal) at wbnh.org

Song and Hymn History 

How were many of our  hymns or songs written?  Knowing the history about how a song or hymn came to be adds a dynamic of blessing to one's appreciation and singing of it.  Find out at:  www.songsandhymns.org


Reverend Fun

For a Biblical cartoon to enhance your faith, go to http://www.reverendfun.com

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More News

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Seeking God's Direction for Our Church



Visit these sites below for their updated news.

The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

CCIW - Christian Church in Illinois and Wisconsin

Disciples Home Mission

Disciples News Service

Global Ministries

Week of Compassion



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Photo Album

Photo Album 

The Album on the right links to our church family photos.


               

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