fc-square
Faith

In a previous post, I shared about ChurchThemes.com, a great company making church templates for WordPress. I’m a huge proponent of using WordPress for church websites if you have someone that has the skill level to maintain the site. WordPress is powerful, but it also requires someone with fairly strong

Read More
Galax_Welcome
Life

This video has been making the rounds on Facebook in our hometown of Galax. I love how it highlights the community and shows our culture here in the mountains. One of the keys for any church is understanding and connecting to the culture in your city. God has currently placed

Read More
resurrect-theme
Technology

I’ve been a huge fan of using WordPress for church websites. WordPress doesn’t require a web expert, you only need to have someone that is familiar with web hosting and is willing to learn.  When you find a great church WordPress theme, you can have an incredible church website at

Read More
Leading on Empty
Life

I finished reading through the book Leading on Empty last night. It’s been on my reading list for a while, and I’m glad I finally read through it. Wayne Cordeiro, Pastor of New Hope Christian Fellowship in Hawaii, wrote this book based on his personal journey through burnout and depression while

Read More
brick_logo
Faith

This past Sunday, we started a new series at Cornerstone on the book of Nehemiah. I have been wanting to preach through Nehemiah for several years, so I am excited to finally start working through the book with our church. We are using some of the devotional materials from the

Read More
idisciple-overview
Technology

iDisciple is a new app that provides a personalized catalog of resources to help you grow in your faith. Over the past few weeks I have been trying out the app and it looks promising. They provide limited content for free, but offer a full experience with a huge amount

Read More
wpid-52d6f8f3b238a0.25722968.jpg
Life

Just another beautiful day in the mountains

Read More
nextsteps
Faith

Over the past few weeks, I have been putting together a tool for our church. We have taken the mission and vision of our church, and combined it with a process to help people develop a Spiritual Growth Plan. Our elder team is passionate about helping people grow in their

Read More
e100-endorsement
Faith

This year I’m encouraging and challenging you to join me in reading your Bible daily. I shared last night at our First Wednesday service that you need a Bible, a pen, and a plan. A Bible that you will actually read and understand A pen so that you can write

Read More
entirefamily
Life

It has been both interesting and frustrating to see numerous articles online about Phil Robertson’s recent comments and suspension from the show Duck Dynasty. Unless you have been on a remote island, you have been inundated with opinions, so I will spare you all the details. As someone who watches

Read More