From the Executive Director

“For I Know the Plans I Have for You”

Great words, often quoted from the prophet Jeremiah, “11  ‘For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the LORD, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11 (NASB) The Lord has a great way of speaking to

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Hope Community Church and Pastor Jim Bohrer (Tour Host) have partnered with Biblical Israel Ministry and Tours (BIMT) to offer you an opportunity to visit The Holy Land, January 17-30, 2022! Our prayer is that you will be able to join us on this inspiring, educational and life-transforming tour in Israel. During this 14-day trip, we will visit many traditional sites as well as a number of non-traditional sites, a few of which are well off the beaten path. And even if you have been to Israel before, there are unique opportunities that this tour will offer.  Our journey includes Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Capernaum, the Sea of Galilee, the Jordan River, Caesarea, Gath, Megiddo,

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2021: Experience the Difference!

It’s SPRINGTIME! Time to start making your plans, filling out registration forms for camp, volunteering as a Summer Missionary (Sumo), stepping out as a leader for your group and working with the SCBI team to make this camp season the best ever! This summer season promises to be an exciting, fulfilling season. We are excited and ready to see you all here as you find ways to Experience the Difference: the Difference of being a community again, the Difference of being apart from the rest of the world, the Difference of blocking out all the noise of the past several months and tuning in to hear from the Father! Your time at Highland

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Appeal for prayer – looking for great people.

On September 23, 1857, six people gathered to pray because of what they perceived as a spiritual decline in America.  The prayer meeting was organized by Jeremiah Lanphier, a business owner. Historians say this noon prayer gathering on Fulton Street in New York was the beginning of a movement of Prayer that swept the nation and the world.  It wasn’t led by clergy.  It wasn’t precipitated by preaching.  It started with six Believers, led by the Holy Spirit, on their knees in prayer and it blossomed into what we now call the Third Great Awakening. In his little book, “Quiet Talks on Prayer” written in 1904, S.D. Gordon said, “The great people of

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Baptist Foundation of Indiana

April 1 Scholarship Application Deadline

Applications and supporting documents for a Baptist Foundation of Indiana scholarship must be received by April 1. Through the gifts of donors, scholarship funds are available for students who are members of SCBI churches and are preparing for vocational ministry at a college or

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Estate Planning Basics

Everything we have is a gift from God. We’re commanded to use these gifts for His glory during our lifetime, but also beyond. Basic estate planning is making a plan in advance and naming who you want to receive the things you own after

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