Category Archives: Church Mission and Vision

The Three Nots

People who are fully engaged in the life of the church invite others to experience what they’ve experienced. That sounds simple. But why you invite someone is even more important than how you invite someone. Because when Jesus’ earliest followers … Continue reading

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Move Toward the Mess

One of the biggest things I love about our church is that we are a church for messy people. Here’s some trivia—our first preview service was July 15th 2007 in this movie theater. We started having services 9 years ago … Continue reading

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Bold: Part 3 – Remember to Remember

In the fourth chapter of Joshua, God instructs the Israelites to halt on the shores of the Promised Land and take the time to erect a memorial using 12 stones from the Jordan River. By doing this, we learn a … Continue reading

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Bold: Part 2 – Getting Your Feet Wet

We want God to do it all. We want God to do it all so that we won’t have to do nothing. But God will only move in harmony with how we obey. God doesn’t speak until we start moving … Continue reading

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Hill to Die On: Part 1 – Religion Around a Rock

A Hill to Die On is used to refer to an issue or belief held to be so important that it is worth fighting for at all costs. Most Christians are known for what their against, not what they’re for … Continue reading

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