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An Update To Worship

Posted by Ben Trammell on

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. Matthew 11:28-30 Friends, Is anyone tired? Feeling worn...

Covid-19 Upate

Posted by Ben Trammell on

And we urge you, brothers and sisters, warn those who are idle and disruptive, encourage the disheartened, help the weak, be patient with everyone. Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always strive to do what is good for each other and for everyone else. (1 Thessalonians...

Stories From The Wilderness

Posted by Holly Wilson on

Friends,  What stories will we tell the generations to come about the wilderness of COVID-19? No doubt many of our stories will be heartbreaking. But, there will also be stories about families having dance parties in the kitchen, building tent forts in the living room and dancing at...

The Story We Tell

Posted by Reed McNitzky on

Church, Christians have a unique story to tell. It is a story large enough to encompass the entirety of history and span the universe, while also being particular enough to uniquely involve the life of every human being. This story is what led the early Church to grow quickly and effectively...

We Are Not Lost

Posted by Ben Trammell on

Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.  After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry… Then the devil took him to the holy city and had him stand on the highest point of the temple. “If you are...

Covid-19 Update

Posted by Rev. Ben Trammell on

What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all—how will he not also, along with him, graciously give us all things?...  Who shall separate us from the...

Finding Our Way

Posted by Alyssa Carroll on

Dear Church,  It has always been a running joke around our campus that it is notoriously hard to find where you need to be. Well, we have some very exciting things happening around our campus in the coming weeks. We are in the process of updating some of our exterior and interior...

Look For The Helpers

Posted by Ben Trammell on

Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in...

Hard But Needed Conversations

Posted by Holly Wilson on

Church,  What role does your faith play in aging? Does your faith in Christ impact how you approach death and dying?  I’ve been thinking a good bit about that lately. Maybe that is because Blaine and I are walking alongside our own aging parents right now. Maybe that is because...

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