Last week my wife and I were discussing a potential Christmas gift for our kids. We found it for a good price. It was something that we knew both of our kids would enjoy. It seemed like a great idea until Stephanie asked the question, Where are we going to put that? I expect that […]
I hope you had the chance to hear Dr. Jim Vaszauskas this past weekend as he shared his story. As many know, Dr. V has served as the Mansfield ISD Superintendent since 2013. If you did not get the chance to hear that, I would encourage you to do so by clicking here. I was deeply grateful […]
Our current message series, grounded in the conviction that “we all have a story worth sharing,” has reminded me of some of the most inspiring stories that have been shared with me. At the beginning of 2017, we did a message series entitled, “Is This the Book for Me?” Our hope was to inspire our church family to […]
I was recently asked the question, “What are you learning right now?” It’s a great question to ask and an even better one to challenge yourself to answer. I think a desire to be a life-long learner is a critical part of success in the Christian life. I think it was Rick Warren who expressed it […]
I think most of us believe in the goodness of God. We have seen it in the lives of others or we have experienced ourselves. We believe that God has capacity to do miraculous work. We have experienced that first hand or heard others share how God has worked in their life. I noted last weekend that belief […]
Today I want to share a summary for those who were unable to attend our May 5th Church Conference. This gathering included an update from our Building Planning Team, the results of our Capital Campaign as well as a church vote on action recommended by our Executive Lay Leadership Team.