Posts from June 2016

Posts from June 2016

2016 Identity Retreat Sessions

This year we were privileged to spend a week away from all of life’s distractions and routines at a camp located at the Lake of The Ozarks. The desire for the week was that through much exposure to the Word of God the Holy Spirit would do a sanctifying work in the lives of those who attended. We sat under the teaching of Pastor Michael Summers in the evenings and…

New Book By Pastor Michael

Surrender: A Christian’s Guide to Dependence By Michael Summers Jr. “I recently wrote a book for our students at Countryside on the topic of Biblical surrender. The book seeks to explain God’s sovereign work as well as the believer’s responsibility in surrendering the heart to Christ. It is a simple read (only 6 chapters), relying on Scripture for…

2016 Countryside Missions Summit

Countryside is hosting a missions emphasis weekend June 10-12. We will have the privilege of hearing from our three missionary church planting pastors: Brian Warne (Mexico), Roger Johansen (Brazil) and JD Summers (Lawrence, KS). Don’t miss this exciting weekend that is sure to enrich and ignite your heart for Gospel-centered missions. This event will include the…