A Really Deep Christmas Poem for the Whole Family

By Anonymous Pastor We asked some of our pastors to write Christmas blog posts and gave them deadlines. Upon missing his deadline, one of the pastors wrote the following. We simply had to share. ‘Twas the night before my Christmas blog post deadline and all through my house  every child...

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Rediscovering Wonder in the Christmas Chaos

By Pastor Ryan Rodeman With Christmas comes busy. Always. There’s nothing wrong with busy… A full schedule isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Parties. Family parties. Cookie parties. Shopping parties. Office parties. Decorating. Shopping. Wrapping. Hiding what we’ve shopped for…more shopping. Baking. Cooking (in my case, eating, and then overeating). Traffic....

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Finding Peace at Christmas

By Pastor Brad Deetscreek Pressure. Did you ever feel pressure, I mean real pressure? Maybe it was back in high school and you were given the opportunity for a game winning shot. Or maybe it was taking the ACT one last time trying to get a high enough score for...

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I Saw God at Christmas

By Richard Fisher When I was a child, my mom read to me the well known Clement Moore poem, “A Visit From St. Nickolas”, or as we know it –  “Twas the Night Before Christmas.” It captured my imagination and defined Santa Claus for me as it had done for...

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Adding Hope To Black Friday

by Pastor Joe Caruso Black Friday. It’s become a day (or days!) that we look forward to some of the best sales of the year. It can also be one of the most hopeless (a quick Google search and you’ll find stories of pepper spray going rampant, workers and customers being...

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Veterans Connect Group

Join other military veterans as we work through the unique challenges veterans face as well as the way we are specifically equipped to impact the world around us. In this short term group, we will: • Hear stories from combat veterans • Connect with veterans who have similar life experiences...

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Atlanta Update

Atlanta is a hub of ethnic and economic diversity.  Northeast Atlanta has become a multiethnic enclave which has been identified as a place of great potential to reach the nations with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Through much prayer, a vision was birthed to start a multiethnic church-planting movement that...

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Trust Outweighs Talent

by Pastor Donny Varney I’ll never forget the time I stepped into Sam’s office for what I thought was going to be a fun and exciting conversation.  Before coming to Grace Church in 2014, I was the Student Life Director at a Bible college in the northernmost part of Wisconsin called...

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