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An Exciting Summer Event

Posted by Amy Tullos on

Church Family, If you haven't already heard, Vacation Bible School is back this summer in all its fullness! Kids are signing up at a rapid pace and the excitement is churning. We anticipate the return to a very large and highly attended VBS this summer which means we need the help of our church...

Witnessing The Transformation

Posted by Parker Zimmerman on

Church, I often spend my Sunday mornings running between the Modern Worship stage and my seat with my family. It’s always entertaining to watch my 4-year-old daughter, Max, throughout the worship service. A few weeks ago, as I returned to my seat after the sermon, she was beaming ear to...

Stand Beside Christ

Posted by Reed McNitzky on

“The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God, who gives us victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. Therefore, my beloved, be steadfast, immovable, always excelling in the work of the Lord, because you know that in the Lord your labor is not in...

Connection To Heaven

Posted by Ben Trammell on

One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.”He said to them, “When you pray, say…(Luke 11:1-2a) Friends, At the beginning of my pilgrimage in Spain...

Unbuttoned and Indispensable

Posted by Heather Sheese-Rubio on

Church Family, Many of us go through life trying to look like we have it all together, including myself. As a mother of a child with complex needs, I often face situations where it’s obvious I don’t have it altogether or look...

Confession & Repentance

Posted by Wesley Taylor on

Church Family,   This past weekend I had the opportunity to preach in our 11am Modern Worship service. As the Modern Worship director here at University, I rarely get a chance to stretch this muscle, but I enjoy it immensely whenever I do! I’m not an ordained clergy in the United...

New Revelations and Insights

Posted by Parker Zimmerman on

I am part of a clergy cohort, a learning community of young pastors led by an incredibly wise and discerning woman whose goal is to help us better understand ourselves as leaders, and to equip us to serve our communities and churches to the best of our abilities. Oftentimes, lessons are taught...

Supporting Our Students

Posted by Rev. Sarah Dennis on

With great power the apostles gave their testimony to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and great grace was upon them all.  There was not a needy person among them, for as many as owned lands or houses sold them and brought the proceeds of what was sold. They laid it at the...

Chaotic Noise to Joyful Sounds

Posted by Abigail Black on

Tumultuous: Making a loud, confused noise; uproarious.  I don’t know about you but right now, at this moment in time, in this season of life and this making of history, it feels, to me, tumultuous. Loud, constant noise, frightening sounds. Clanging. Lots and lots of clanging. It...

Building & Parking Lot Closure

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Church Family,  If you have been on South Campus over the last day or two, you will notice that the parking lot is looking a little torn up. We have started a resurfacing project on our South Campus Parking Lot. Over the next few days and next week, we will need your help so that this...

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