Wayne Spriggs


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Focusing on Christ During Challenging Times [Video]

[fa icon="calendar'] August 20, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in Video Blogs, News

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August Message from your DS

During these days when things are not what they should be and maybe not what you would like them to be and certainly not what they've been, my encouragement to you lay leaders and pastors and CPD family, is to use this again as an opportunity to know Christ.

Let's focus on the Christ who came and the Christ who will come again, the Christ, who is our holiness, who is our sanctifier.

Let's increasingly get to know Him.

It's in Him that we live and move and have our being. This is our opportunity during these days. This is our privilege during these days.

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Don't Miss This Divine Moment! [Video]

[fa icon="calendar'] May 19, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in News

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Join Us Online this Saturday, May 23rd!

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This Divine Moment: CPD Online

[fa icon="calendar'] May 15, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in News

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It's Time to Get Registered!

JOIN US FOR A TWO HOUR WEBINAR/ZOOM GATHERING, GUARANTEED TO INSPIRE, ENCOURAGE, EQUIP, ENABLE, AND ENGAGE AS WE RE-SET!

Date: Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

Time: 10am to 12pm PDT (7am to 9am HST / 11am to 1pm MDT)

Register today (space is limited): https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YD8DMzqbSFKmc4vnAjvFtQ 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Partners on the Journey: Stepping into the Future [Video]

[fa icon="calendar'] April 21, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in Video Blogs, News

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We all need encouragement to be prepared for the fallout of the shelter in place experience. It will have an effect on our congregants both personally and financially. These effects will certainly be felt in the church. I encourage all of us to realize we are partners in this journey. Let’s reach out to one another, call on the District staff for assistance, and share prayer requests with one another.

We are not alone!

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Easter Week Message from your DS [Video]

[fa icon="calendar'] April 6, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in Video Blogs, News

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This Easter Week message from your Central Pacific District Superintendent comes during a time when marathon like activities are needed: Preparation, Pruning and Pacing. Wayne shares a word of encouragement to run the race before us by pacing yourselves and following the example of Christ.

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Encouragement and Updates from your DS on the Coronavirus and CARES Act

[fa icon="calendar'] March 30, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in Video Blogs, News

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Message from your Central Pacific District Superintendent, Wayne Spriggs, sharing a word of encouragement, tips for self-care and ideas regarding church finances during this time.
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I'm sure that you have heard that the CARES Act was passed and signed into law by the President. Here's what we have gleaned that pertains to religious nonprofits:

CARES Act Details:

    • Sends direct checks to individual Americans up to $1,200
    • Provides grants and loans to churches to meet payroll and pay rent
    • Provides liability protection for providers who volunteer (Good Samaritans)
    • Allows HSA to be used to purchase over-the-counter medications
    • Extends expiring health extenders to November
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Ideas and Resources to Stay Connected during the Stay at Home Season

[fa icon="calendar'] March 20, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in News

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ATTENTION Pastors, Church Leaders and Staff and Members:

During this time that we need to be practicing social distancing, how can we creatively be connecting with each other and our church members as well as reaching out the to community around us. 

Knowing community is where the best ideas and resources come from, we created this page as a place for you to post helpful information so the CPD community can all benefit.

Please share in the comment section below:

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Pray, Prepare and Plan: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

[fa icon="calendar'] March 12, 2020 / by Wayne Spriggs posted in News

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As communities around the world are taking precautions to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this letter is written to assist you in preparing a response to the outbreak in your own churches and communities.

Currently, we are not aware of any confirmed cases of COVID-19 either in any of our district churches or on the campus of Simpson University.  Some of you may be facing the potential of government officials in your community requesting restrictions on public gatherings. These may affect the ministries of your church.

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