Humbled

As I awoke to the rainy remnants of Hurricane Irma in northwest North Carolina this morning, I had a mixture of thoughts. One was an overwhelming understanding of God’s grace and a deep gratitude for life  and its simple pleasures. As we have all seen pictures of the...

What Do You Desire?

What Do You Desire?   Perhaps this very question brings forth anxiety as we know that “hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a desire fulfilled is a tree of life.” (Proverbs 13:12) what we desire and what we look forward to tells us a lot about the state of our...

Worship Leader Internship

WORSHIP LEADER Purpose: To lead the worship team to compile, produce and lead musically while engaging the congregation in a God glorifying service. Time Commitment: 10-15 hours a week. Responsibilities Lead worship on a weekly basis, also be flexible for special...
Life as Discipleship

Life as Discipleship

Recently my wife’s grandmother Elizabeth Shoaf Williams passed away at the age of 91. She left behind her husband of 67 years John Williams. We had a burial service and a memorial service. Like any family we grieved her loss. But my heart was instructed by five things...

Download the Authentic Study Guide now

This week, we begin a new study on Christian liberty called Authentic: Walking with God in the Details of Life. We will be studying the books of 1 & 2 Samuel together as a church during our Sunday morning gatherings and in our mid-week LifeGroups. Our pastoral...

What’s your excuse?

This post originally appeared on RobLaughter.com. Have you ever made excuses for something that you knew you should do, but you just didn’t want to? “I really should work out more, but I’m not going to stick with it anyway, so why bother?”...