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Life is a Battle: Playing on the Court of Life

Aaron wasn't looking for a summer internship, but one found him. A student at Dallas Christian College studying practical ministry and leadership, Aaron would drive his girlfriend from Dallas each week so that she could coach a team through the Cottonwood Creek Sports Academy. Nathan Quillan, CCSA Sports Director, noticed Aaron hanging out in the bleachers each during practices and decided to get to know him. Nathan knew that with Aaron's desire to become a minister and his college...

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The Teacher Learns From The Students

There comes a point when the student becomes the teacher. Ashley, a junior at Baylor University studying elementary education, had always been the student. This summer, as a Cottonwood Creek Sports Academy intern, Ashley stepped into a leadership role and began coaching kids ten years or more younger than her. Prone to being a friend, Ashley learned how to be a leader with her students, but also be relatable. They may be ten years younger than her, but Ashley's students were...

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For The Least Of These

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Matthew 25:45,  “He will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these, you did not do for me.’   In the savannah lands across Kenya, Africa, where giraffes and baboons roam freely and the scattering of Acacia trees provide relief from the sun that shines 12 months out of the year, more than 2.4 million children are labeled orphan. Disease, conflict and poverty have left most of these children to fend for themselves. Those who...

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Baptized On Duty

As VBS wrapped up this year, volunteers, participants and their families, headed to Hawaiian Falls to celebrate. The children that accepted Christ during Vacation Bible School had the opportunity to go through the One Way Class and get baptized that evening by Pastor John Mark in the Lazy River. It was a sight that didn't go unnoticed by the park staff working that evening. When John Mark began baptizing the children, the head lifeguard approached him with a surprising request that left the...

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VBS Changes Lives

Last year, Vacation Bible School participant Isaiah came home so excited about the week he had just had and told his parents that they needed to visit “his” church. It was because of his excitement that Isaiah’s father, David began bringing the entire family to Cottonwood Creek. They have since joined and are gearing up to help with this years VBS. Check out David’s story: VBS will be Monday, June 15 – Thursday, June 18. Register your children online...

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