Building Community In Worship | Part 1

Building Community In Worship | Part 1

“Generation after generation stands in awe of your work; each one tells stories of your mighty acts.” – Psalm 145:4 (The Message) Why does Central Bearden believe it is important to worship together as a multigenerational community of faith? Some have also come to...
Creation Care Every Day

Creation Care Every Day

I’m often surprised at the number of Christians I encounter who don’t recycle. This probably seems like a weird way to start a blog post – but it’s just something that’s been on my mind.  My first memories of being worried about the...
Untangling the Opioid Crisis

Untangling the Opioid Crisis

Just two years ago, nearly 50,000 people in the United States died from opioid-involved overdoses. Nationally, more than 85,000 lives have been lost to opioid overdose. The Opioid Crisis affects public health and social and economic welfare. It can be easy to distance...
A Whole Lotta Growin’ & Givin’ Going On

A Whole Lotta Growin’ & Givin’ Going On

There is so much going on in The BLOOM Center that it’s hard to know where to start!   Now Growing   All of our programs are back and our volunteers are working hard in The BLOOM Center. We have over 2,000 plants growing now thanks to the addition of a donation...
Why A Blog?

Why A Blog?

You may ask yourself What is the purpose of Central Bearden’s Blog? Well, we asked ourselves the same question! In my opinion, the best explanation for our blog came from Nick Campbell. In a brainstorming session with church staff, he shared he saw the Informer, our...