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  • "What would it look like if God began to change your heart and not just your circumstance? What would it look like if God began to use you in in way, that while you don't have great power, you have a great God ?"


  • A few weeks ago, undoubtedly, you heard some sort of news about how the Chicago Cubs baseball club won their first World Series in 108 years and did so in a fantastic storybook way. Days later, millions of people filled the streets of their city to celebrate such a historic victory with a parade meant for kings returning from a great conquest...


  • Better to be close to Jesus in our failures than far away from Him in our triumphs. Faith is messy, and can have periods of doubt, misunderstanding, fear, and cowardice just as much as seasons of understanding, intimacy, and courage.


  • If you weren’t with us Sunday, we launched our new 2017 Community Group vision and mission.

     

    Our goal: To plant a Community Group in each historic neighborhood of Charlotte.

     

    Our vision: To have transformational community with missional clarity....


  • It doesn’t take a perfectly planned speech, just aligning your heart to God’s heart and a willingness to simply be with people. That’s the best part – God does all the work; we just have to show up.


  • "We're never so far, we're never so advanced, we're never so wise, we're never so strong morally that we don't still need to turn back to God on a daily basis."...


  • My life was forever altered by an invitation. A Bible study leader and fellow college student, whom I did not know well at the time, invited me to explore “the world’s largest antique shop.” Although it may not have actually been the world’s largest, what was important was the connection made that day. As an individual trying to find my identity in the world, I was constantly let down and ultimately unfulfilled in the people, places, and things I placed my faith. ..


  • Jonah is prophetic narrative.  Not just an historical account but a narrative meant for teaching. The book of Jonah is about the messenger himself; a fragmented, wayward, angry man...


  • By Casey Augustin

     

    I have been in 10+ weddings, walked countless roommates through some of the funniest and hardest times of relationships, and have been called upon for advice on how to handle the emotional triggers and turmoil of being newly married – but not yet been married myself.  The saying “Always a bridesmaid, never the bride” rings true to me. But wait, I’m a dude! Aren’t I supposed to want to be single and not have to worry about these things? Live out wanderlust, see the world and be messy? The thing is, that has been the furthest thing from my desire...