The Power of Influence

Jon Eric WoodwardUncategorized

It is amazing how powerful one person’s life can be. We’ve all been marked deeply, positively or negatively, by people in our lives. Our parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, siblings, teachers, coaches, pastors and on and on we could go.  I’m grateful to have had a handful of mentors in my life who loved me enough to take me under their … Read More

Discipleless Churches

Rick FosterUncategorized

We had the privilege of having Bill Lawrence in our church earlier this year. This past week he blogged the following. I pass it on because I couldn’t have said it better, and it comes at a great time in the history of our church. It’s a great read but buckle your seatbelt!  –Pastor Rick Foster Dallas Willard observed that … Read More

Worship Invites Us Into the Story of God

Jon Eric WoodwardWorship

Worship Invites Us Into the Story of God Here are some things God has been teaching me as of late: God has been revealing Himself to us since the beginning of time. He first revealed Himself to us through all that He created (Genesis 1-2; Psalm 19). Then after the fall of Adam and Eve (Genesis 3) He revealed His … Read More

Know. Grow. Go.

Josh SandsUncategorized

Know. Grow. Go. “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you” What is discipleship? What is a disciple? What does Scripture have to say about this? Those are the questions that I have … Read More


Rick FosterFaith, Hope

“…you are strangers and sojourners with me.” –Leviticus 25:23 Have you ever been puzzled by the deep-seated sense of loneliness you carry within which defies explanation and never seems to go away? After all, we have friends around us…loving family members…a committed spouse…a great church. So why do I have this sense that I’m on the outside looking in, that … Read More