Archive for February, 2007

ARBC Members in DSM Magazine…

A few members of Ashworth Baptist were featured in the latest DSM Magazine. Barry Griswell, promoting the Blank Park Zoo…


AND Eric Cowling and Linda White, who are featured on a list of Des Moines’ most ELIGABLE people…



Congratulations to the Robinsons on the birth and dedication of their new daughter, Kaylen Robinson!


The Snowy Youth Lock-in

An exciting ARBC Youth Lock-in was held this past Friday. Almost 40 kids showed up, despite the chilly blizzard-like conditions! The night was filled with basketball, baseball, rock-climbing, bowling, games of Christian-guard, way too much pop (coke if you’re from the South), and more. Thanks to all the Youth for showing up and to the adults who stayed up all night! Here are a few photos…

Snowy driving + caffinated Youth = an interesting combination

Everyone stands amazed as their Youth Director easily makes his 78th free throw in a row

The batting cage. The Youth did great, but rumor has it one of the adults stepped in front of a 60 mph baseball that night…

Rock climbing… don’t ever look down



Thanks for the interest in this post! Because of it, today holds the record of the most hits we’ve ever gotten in one day!

Help Us, Help Others

The Missions page (link located on the right side of the page, labed Missions) has been updated. There are tons of new missions to be involved in at ARBC. I’m sure that the page will continually have new updates as to what you can be involved in.

Amazing Grace

Amazing GraceThe famous song will have a new movie to along with its title. Amazing Grace is based on the true story of William Wilberforce, a British statesman and reformer from the early part of the 19th century. This feature film chronicles his extraordinary contributions to the world, primarily his 20-year fight to abolish the British slave trade, which he won in 1807. Wilberforce was also instrumental in passing legislation to abolish slavery in the British colonies, a victory he won just three days before his death in 1833.

Amazing Grace opens February 23rd. Click here to see the trailer and get movie times.

Coming this March…

In honor of Ashworth Baptist’s Missions March, ARBC Rocks will be posting the much-asked-for Gummy Bear Animation which was first shown at last year’s Missions Sunday. Yes, learn what happens when various members of Ashworth Baptist get denied delicious gummy bears, and what that all has to do with sharing God’s love. Check for it next month!!!