Creek Connection – November 27, 2022

Thank you for joining us today! Wherever you are in life right now, know you are welcome here. The most important thing to us is that you find connection with Jesus Christ.


NEW HERE? Check out our NEW HERE page to learn more about Harris Creek!

Featured Announcements

Join us this Christmas Eve at Harris Creek as we celebrate the birth of our Savior. Come remember the news of great joy, the reason the angels sing, the night when Jesus entered our great darkness and lit up the world. Kids’ Ministry for Birth – Pre-K is limited at 2p and 3:30p. No Kids’ ministry at 5p. We can’t wait to see you for Christmas Eve.

Learn more at

Are you looking for ways to make an impact in our city? Our External Focus team has partnered with organizations in and around Waco to empower members at Harris Creek for service. Empowered to Serve newsletter will be sent to subscribers monthly highlighting the upcoming month’s top serving opportunities in our city.

Subscribe at

If you are a senior adult, we have a great opportunity for you to connect with other senior adults at Harris Creek. Join us December 8 at 6:30 in Stage 2 for an evening of music by the Midway High School Chamber Singers, desserts, and fellowship.
Register at

We know finals week is hard! We wanted to give our students a space to study for finals to finish the semester well. We will have coffee, snacks and a quiet space to work. Come study at Harris Creek and let our team encourage and care for you.

Learn more at

Creek Connection

While you can access Creek Connection at, the best & fastest way is to sign up for the Creek Connection text. Each Sunday morning, we send a text with upcoming events, featured resources, and serving spotlight opportunities for you to have on the go.

Sign up to receive weekly texts by texting “harriscreek” to “97000.”  

Upcoming opportunities

December 1-3 | Serve & Give | Mission Waco Toy Store

The holiday season can be stressful for many low-income families. Even for those who can afford it, shopping for presents can be challenging. To alleviate this pressure and simplify the gift search, Mission Waco partners with parents by providing Christmas presents at an affordable cost to give their children. We have opportunities this Christmas season to donate a gift and serve at the toy store. 

Learn more at

December 1 | 7p | Harris Creek

Ready for a fun, family-friendly event to kick off the holiday season? Come celebrate our Savior and enjoy a fun night of worship and Christmas favorites with Shane & Shane and The Worship Initiative at Harris Creek on December 1 at 7p.

Buy tickets at

January 20-21, 2023 | Harris Creek

Marriage is not like the movies, and God didn’t design it to be this way. The Behind the Scenes Marriage Conference is an opportunity on January 20-21, 2023 for engaged and married couples to grow and be encouraged. Registration is $79/couple before January 1. Join us for a weekend full of great messages, breakouts, and a whole lot of fun!

Register at

Mondays | 6:30p | Stage 2

Re:gen is our recovery ministry at Harris Creek. Whether you struggle with pride, anxiety, co-dependency, addiction, substance abuse, or anything keeping you from walking free in Christ, re:generation offers a place to grow, heal, and find hope. Come join us! 

Sign up at

Mondays through December 12 | 6:30p | Stage 2

GriefShare is a safe space to process the pain and loss caused by the death of a loved one. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Join us any Monday now through December 12th. 

Register at

We have many opportunities to jump in and serve together both inside and outside Harris Creek. We want to help you to develop and deploy the gifts God gave you to build up the Body and be a part of what God is doing throughout this city and beyond. 

To learn about the different opportunities, visit

We would love to pray with and for you. You can meet with a member of our prayer team after a service or submit a prayer request anytime at


Ever wonder where to look in the Bible to find what the gospel means or share it with others? We created a collection of verses that share the good news of what Jesus has done for us. You can access it through the Harris Creek App or at

If you would like to talk with someone about how to start a relationship with Christ, reach out to us at

We’re all becoming something. What are you becoming? It’s our goal for you to intentionally become the person God has called you to be. Each week, we release an episode with answers to real questions college students and young adults are asking. Listen in as JP, Nate, and Kathy help you navigate life in your 20’s and 30’s! 

Available on Spotify 

If you call Harris Creek your church home, we have a great free resource you may not know about. Harris Creek partnered with a service called RightNow Media to provide you with great content to help you grow in Christ. It’s like the “Netflix” of video Bible Studies. You have instant access to thousands of online sermons and teachings for those in all life stages. 
Learn more


With many Sunday morning volunteers away for the Holidays, we have urgent serving opportunities within our Kid’s ministry. This is a great short-term way to impact kiddos here at Harris Creek! You can pick 1-3 Sundays now through mid-January to serve weekly. Grab some friends or those in your life group and rotate weeks you serve. Be a part of investing in lives this Holiday! 

Sign up at

Share on email
Share on facebook