Because Anderson Matters, Life Hacks 101

There’s something about hometown. It’s been the setting for so many experiences—your first day of school, your first little league game, your first crush, and your first day behind the wheel. Perhaps it saw your high school graduation and your first job. It’s the same way with churches. Anderson, Indiana, has been home to the… Continue reading Because Anderson Matters, Life Hacks 101

No Preaching, Just Worship! AU Band Hosts Evening of Worship at Main Street

Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Extravaganza, and Resurrection Sunday had passed. A busy week of church activities was in the history books, and it was time to get back to the crazy routine many consider normal. But just one week later, a night of worship offered rest for the worn, hope for the hopeless, encouragement… Continue reading No Preaching, Just Worship! AU Band Hosts Evening of Worship at Main Street

Easter Events Break Mold at Main Street

God is writing a new chapter in the ever-unfolding story of Main Street Church of God. One hundred years since its first page, Jesus is still the central theme. But the plot has thickened as this year’s Easter events broke the mold of the modern era of the church at 4211 Main Street. Where was… Continue reading Easter Events Break Mold at Main Street

Thursday Church Offers Anderson Midweek Option

Main Street Church of God is the latest church in central Indiana to offer a midweek option to its community. Historically, Wednesday evening was the default middle-of-the-week choice. After all, it was commonly understood that churches met once on Sunday morning, once again on Sunday night, and yet again on Wednesday evening. It was Wednesday… Continue reading Thursday Church Offers Anderson Midweek Option

Time Change Brings Schedule Change to Anderson, IN Church

Love it or hate it, Daylight Savings Time is just around the corner. The bright side for many is that daylight lasts longer into the evenings. The downside—or, the dark side, if you’re really not a morning person—is that on Sunday, March 12, we spring forward and “lose” an hour of sleep. After the initial… Continue reading Time Change Brings Schedule Change to Anderson, IN Church

Church Aims to Revitalize Marriages at Conference Simulcast

Healthy marriages translate to healthy culture. Don’t believe us? Take just a little time to browse the results of study after study which identify the family as the foundational unit of society. The quality of marriage directly affects the family unit, which has a major impact on the community. So when Main Street Church of… Continue reading Church Aims to Revitalize Marriages at Conference Simulcast

Cultural Differences Eclipsed by Christmas

One church worships in Spanish. The other, English. The two churches are just a few miles apart in the same city, and both lift up the name of Jesus Christ. But these two Church of God congregations weren’t even acquainted with one another. Often the holidays are associated with family scuffles and awkward dinner conversations… Continue reading Cultural Differences Eclipsed by Christmas