Blog from Kristy Engel….

Praying for our country I don’t spend much time in the United States every year. It is because of a transition between countries and cultures that I think I am affected in a different way by what is happening here. I see what life can be like outside of the bickering,...

From the Student Ministry….

Staying Connected This month starts another school year! For some of our students that means going to middle school, maybe going to high school, starting senior year, or even starting college. This is an excellent time to talk about one of the questions from our...

From the Children’s Ministry….

Another year of Passport Kids Camp is in the books.  I can honestly say that I have enjoyed each camp I have attended with the Parkway children.  I believe that the theme this year is my personal favorite, “Fearless”.   During our worship experiences, Bible studies...

From the Music Ministry….

Congregational Song Survey 2019 The past several months I have focused on the current state of congregational song, factors that influence congregational singing, and characteristics of worship music in general. This series was inspired by and drew from Harry...

Blog from Kristy Engel….

The Walls We Build Over the last several months, I’ve been doing a lot of praying and thinking about the walls that I’ve built between myself and God. Things that might generally be considered good, but somehow separate me from having a stronger relationship with God....

From the Student Ministry….

Fearless  fear·less adjective lacking fear. synonyms: bold, brave, courageous,  In June, I prepared to take my first trip to Cochabamba, Bolivia. I was feeling the typical “right-before-an-adventure” jitters, but I was surprised to feel fear leading up to a trip. I...