Family Worship Gatherings

Life Together, News, Worship

When we gather corporately each Sunday morning to be reminded of and celebrate who we are in Christ, it is important to us that our kids are hearing the same message of hope and love.  Generally, they hear it with their peers in designated Kid’s Ministry class settings. Beginning in 2019, however, every 5th Sunday we will gather corporately as …

2019 Easter Sunrise on the Mountain

BE THE CHURCH, News, Worship

This year, we are going old school with a traditional Easter Sunrise Worship Experience.  However, we are adding some flavor by gathering in a non-traditional location. Bright and early on April 21, we will be meeting at the Draper Mountain overlook to kick off Resurrection Day with acoustic worship and prayer! We will begin promptly at 6:45am so as the …

2019 Community Good Friday Worship

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Good Friday is only good because of the reality we celebrate on Sunday.  If Jesus did not walk out of the tomb, conquering death, we would not have a reason to gather on Friday….but He did! And so we gather on Good Friday: We gather to reflectively worship the greatest act of love ever committed We gather to remember the …

Saturday Seminary: Creation Apologetics

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— Have you ever been told that “science” and “the Bible” are incompatible? — Did you know that there is proof that the creation account written in Genesis is in fact how everything came to be?   As a believer in Jesus Christ, we are instructed to defend our faith (1 Peter 3:15). However, many of us feel inadequate, unsure …

Father Daughter Dance 2019

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February 23rd | 5:00 – 7:00pm | Dublin Middle School The Father/Daughter Dance is designed to foster the relationship between a daughter and her father. This is Dad’s chance to get to know his date better, to relax and be himself. Dad’s date with his daughter provides an unmistakable bond of love and security that must be seen to be …

Winter 2019 D28 & Small Group Kick Off

Life Together, News

   We are super excited about the direction we believe our God is calling us to head as the church, especially when it comes to investing in a disciples making through our culture of Life Together opportunities. Beginning the first week in February, we will be aligning our D28 and Small Groups by using the Discovery Bible Study Method (or D.B.S.).  D.B.S. is …

Doing Life Together in 2019

Missional, News

“If there is so much blessing and joy even in a single encounter of brother with brother, how inexhaustible are the riches that open up for those who by God’s will are privileged to live in the daily fellowship of life with other Christians!” — Dietrich Bonhoeffer (Life Together) Life Together has been a concept of intentionally living in spiritual community …

MONTREAL 2019

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This coming July we are hoping to take another group of folks up to Montreal to continue our partnership and deepen our relationships with Ben and Alyssa Fleet as they launch Voyage Church in the city.  The past two trips have provided an incredible experience for everyone who went. Our primary purpose has been to help coordinate and lead various …

VA Preteen Convention 2019

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It’s time for the 2019 VA Preteen Convention! This year’s theme is Slime Time-Ooze God’s Love. We will be taking a group of 4th and 5th grade kids up to Mechanicsville, VA on March 1-2. VAPTC is a fun and exciting way to engage preteens in learning more about the Lord! We will spend the weekend worshipping together and learning …

Defined and Clarified

News, Sermon Series

As we launch into the new year, we will also be launching a 4-week sermon series leading up to our annual State of the Church Sunday called Defined and Clarified.  Throughout the month of January we will be addressing several aspects of our spiritual journey that many have heard, but most struggle to live by: JAN 6 — DEFINING JESUS…CLARIFYING THE …

Northstar Kids Volunteer Training

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There are a lot of new and exciting things happening in our Children’s Ministry this upcoming year and we can’t wait to share them with you! This training will be different from any others that we have ever had! As our Children’s Ministry continues to grow, the need for training become more and more important. If you are a current …