Posts by JD Summers

Posts by JD Summers

Lawrence Ministry Update

In January of this year, after months of praying and planning and Sunday night strategy meetings, we began meeting in Lawrence on Sunday mornings as Redemption Hill Church. To this point our primary meeting place has been in our home, an arrangement that has been practical financially and logistically as we got started. But now we have reached the point where we have run…

Mexico Missions Update

Please continue to pray for the ministry in Mexico: Preaching, teaching, evangelism, and discipleship ministries. Ongoing counseling and directional assistance for sister church in Los Mochis after pastor being removed because of personal sin. November 7th Board Meeting in California for the ministry that oversees the Christian School for Deaf and At-Risk Children here in…

2014 Men’s Steakout

On On Saturday, September 13th, we will be holding our annual Men’s Steakout. This is an outreach event to unsaved family members, neighbors, co-workers etc. We encourage each Countryside man, college age or older, to pray about attending and bringing a guest. We will have several competitions that each person can participate in along with a challenge from Pastor Roger…

2014 Fall Bible Institute

When God spoke to the prophet Jeremiah in Jeremiah 9:23-24, he made it very clear what is most important in this life. Thus says the LORD: “Let not the wise man boast in his wisdom, let not the mighty man boast in his might, let not the rich man boast in his riches, but let him who boasts boast in this, that he understands and knows me, that I am the LORD who…

2014 VBS

Get ready for an exciting journey through history in “Promise Seekers – Lost In Time”. Your kids will join a group of time travelers as they try to find the promises God has made to each one of us! There will be crafts, games, snacks and stories as we embark on this amazing adventure together! “Promise Seekers – Lost In Time” is a free…

Mexico Ministry Update

Mayo Indian Pagan Rituals Resume As is the case each year as we near the time known as Holy Week and Resurrection Sunday, Mochicahui is filled with the unholy sounds of pagan celebration. Traditional Indian dancers wearing demonic looking masks, with their arms and legs wrapped in seed pods take to the streets with their drums to perform the ancient rituals combined with…

Brazil Ministry Update

Praise the Lord for answered prayer. We have been praying for the salvation of Emanuella for quite a time. She is Lourdes’ daughter. Emanuella and her husband Fred had visited the church in the past as well as hosting some Bible studies in their home. Last Sunday, Emanuella came to church and professed to the whole church that she has accepted Jesus as her only…

2014 Women’s Retreat

This year’s women’s retreat will be held at Countryside on April 11th and 12th. We look forward to enjoying a special time of encouragement and worship together! Date & Time: 6:30-10:00pm on Friday, April 11th 8:30am-Noon on Saturday, April 12th Cost: $10/person Location: Countryside Baptist Church    

Mexico Ministry Update

Ministering the Word in Ecuador February 15-26, I had the privilege of ministering the word of God in Ecuador along with my fellow pastor and friend Mike Summers from Countryside. There was plenty of opportunity for preaching, teaching, and providing biblical counsel as well as being Mike’s Spanish speaking voice as he did the same. In addition to preaching in two…