The Power of Perspective

Recently, I watched a great TED talk by Dr. Alison Ledgerwood, a psychology professor at the University of California, Davis. Her talk explored how easy it is to get stuck in negative perspectives and the effort it takes to get unstuck. We’re all familiar with that age-old divide between people... Read More »

Facing Resistance

Just over 40% of people in the country make New Year’s resolutions. Maybe you are one of those people who decided to exercise more, lose weight, spend less time on the internet, or take more time off this year. If you’re like me, than you are all too familiar with... Read More »

Thanks for Your Generosity in 2017!

Thanks to you over 400 people heard the Good News of Christ’s birth at our Christmas services last week, 140 children learned that God loves them at our preschool, and the lives of countless families were impacted through our mission projects in 2017. As we prepare for the New Year, we look forward... Read More »

City Gate Missions Madness

We are partnering with our friends at City Gate and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Virginia (CBFVA) to host a special service project on Saturday, May 20th. CBFVA is celebrating its 25th anniversary by leading 25 different mission projects across the state. We are also excited to partner with our long time... Read More »

Welcome Leigh Curl

We are excited to announce that Leigh Curl will serve as our ministerial intern this summer. Leigh is a first year student in the Master of Divinity degree program at Duke Divinity School in Durham, N.C. We look forward to welcoming Leigh into our community this summer as we live out... Read More »