Pastor’s Blog

GOD Has Won, In Short Order

God Has Won, In Short Order C. Hayden 10-10-17 It seems like every time we turn around, a tragedy appears all over the news outlets. Whether it is nature ravaging whole communities as seen with serial hurricanes, fires igniting and consuming neighborhoods out west or terror induced violence like the recent shooting in Las Vegas, […]

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Make America Sane Again!

Make America Sane Again! C. Hayden 9-26-16 Wow! This nation is just being torn apart by our politics. It appears so surreal yet has become so totally unavoidable. I am all for citizens of this country having the right to protest. I protest our lack of prayer in schools and speak out for its return […]

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We Passed Another Milestone!

We Passed Another Milestone! C. Hayden 9-12-17 Our Church has reached a generational milestone in its history! One of our lifelong members, who has spent so many years as part of the life of Central Christian Church, has gone on to live in eternity with the Lord! This week we have been and will continue […]

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That None Would Perish

Pastor Chris & Heidi Hayden   That None Would Perish Hayden 8-25-17   It is heartbreaking to see people who are going through disaster events whether nature originated or man-made. It does not seem all that long ago when Hurricane Katrina ravaged the city of New Orleans and turned many lives upside down for years […]

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A Church, the Unchurched Want to Be At!

A Church, the Unchurched Want to Be At! Hayden 8-8-17   On October 9th of this year, the city of Indianapolis is going to become host to the “Deep and Wide Tour” featuring pastor, teacher, and author, Andy Stanley and a gathering of other like-minded ministers. The theme of this conference is to help individual […]

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Unfinished

Pastor Chris & Heidi Hayden   Unfinished Hayden 7-20-17   This past Sunday I read from a book that challenges and motivates the Church for service to the Lord. Richard Stearns’ work both compels and encourages God’ s people to go from a simple church attender to putting all aspects of their lives, our money, […]

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Works of the Spirit or the Law?

Works of the Spirit or the Law? C. Hayden 7-10-17 Galatians 3:3-6 says this , ” Are you so foolish? Having begun in the Spirit, are you now being made perfect by the flesh. 4 Have you suffered so many things in vain—if indeed it was in vain? 5 Therefore He who supplies the Spirit […]

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Attached to the Vine

Thriving On The Vine Hayden 6-25-16   Growing up in my neighborhood was an absolute blast at times. We had a ballpark right across the street from my house where all of the neighborhood kids would gather to play and find out how much trouble we could get in to. We also had this huge […]

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Spiritual Warfare for Dummies

Spiritual Warfare for Dummies   First off, “spiritual warfare” or power over the demonic, is reserved for those people who have taken the time to understand what this phrase means. I’m not talking about simply praying occasionally. I am talking about going to war spiritually against principalities, powers and the rulers of the darkness of […]

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Be Prepared

Be Prepared Hayden 6-25-17   People prepare for a lot of things in life. We save up money for a variety of foreseen needs from next year’s vacations to college expenses for our children to that wonderful day when we can retire from that regular 40-hour, or more, work week. It is natural to want […]

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