We Won’t Stop!

We Won’t Stop!

We Won’t Stop! I remember climbing into the flood-stage Rappahannock River in Fredericksburg, VA on a surprisingly chilly May day to be baptized by Bret Koontz, associate pastor of the church I had just discovered. That church, Common Ground, was 7 months old at...
2019 Celebration Video

2019 Celebration Video

 “I thank my God in all my remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making my prayer with joy, because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now.” Philippians 1:3-5 THANK YOU for your friendship in church...
A True Commitment to Every Child

A True Commitment to Every Child

We all want to see a world where every child has a local church where they are loved, accepted, and can learn about God’s unfailing love. Vibrant Christian Church in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, has beautifully defined what “every” looks like.   Lori says, “Every...
Years after the Hell of Katrina, The Gathering Continues to Bring Heaven on Earth

Years after the Hell of Katrina, The Gathering Continues to Bring Heaven on Earth

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans 12 years ago. Matt Woodward and his family headed there to provide disaster relief. When they realized the need for restoration went beyond brick and mortar, they stuck around. As they served, they saw torn families, loss, PTSD, and...