It has been a whirl wind of a couple weeks here. Feel like this is the first time I have been able to be alone and just reflect. So many high’s and low’s. Levi, my son, made it to states se) taking 4th at regionals (wrestling of course, last weekend. That was awesome to see […]Read more "Personal Post"
We will celebrate 5 years of our Holland Location of Compelled Church on January 29th. In the last five years I have a learned a lot and so has our team. Here are some key things we have learned. There is not just one multi-site model-Multi-site churches do it all differently. Live, video, site pastors, […]Read more "13 Things I have learned about Multi-site Church Planting by Nate Elarton"
Five years ago we set out on an endeavor to plant another location of Compelled Church. God gave us an amazing site pastor, worship leader, and key volunteers that have stuck in out, worked hard, never quit, and today we are expanding a growing church with life-changing ministries and relationships.Read more "Five Year Anniversary for Compelled Multi-site Launch"
Here are the notes from the message this weekend. Encouraging truths after our week of prayer and fasting. Blessings, Pastor Nate “In the day when I cried out, You answered me, and made me bold with strength in my soul.” Psalm 138.3 “But the salvation of the righteous is from the LORD; He is their […]Read more "Encouraging Truths to Live by"
Ten Ways to Pray for a Personal Renewal By Nate Elarton, Compelled Church 2017 Receive forgiveness for past-Past sins and mistakes will continue to bring self-condemnation, and paralyze you from moving forward. Receive the grace and forgiveness Jesus freely gives. Stop asking for forgiveness. “There is, therefore, now no condemnation against those who are […]Read more "Ten Ways to Pray for a Personal Renewal"
Encounter Christ Deeper A week ofSeeking the Lord with fasting For personal renewal and revival For Compelled Church ministries to reap spiritual and Kingdom fruit. For our communities. For people to be saved For your life and family. For our pastors and their families. For the church to grow in the grace and the […]Read more "Fasting Tips Week of Seeking God"
In 1987 on January 3, Wendy and I, two young kids, called into ministry, excited about life, and in as much love, as we are today, got married in Adrian Michigan. We met at a Christian Bookstore in Adrian, being introduces by Emmet and Betty Oakes. I was a new believer and picking up […]Read more "Wendy and I celebrate 3o years Married January 3!"