News of Regeneration

“I don’t know if I’m ready to meet God or not…” “I don’t know if I’m ready to meet God or not…” I was playing two-hand touch football with some neighborhood kids when God brought a lady and her uncertainties to me. I grabbed my Bible, and we discussed the good news of God’s wrath against... Continue Reading →

News of Regeneration

Hello! I hope this post is one among many you read from other people like me whom God has gripped with a dream for starting new churches across the United States and across the globe. My vision for God’s glory amidst the hurt of Chicago’s South Side and West Side is not unique. I’m just... Continue Reading →

I am writing to you, little children, because your sins are forgiven for his name’s sake. 1 John 2:12Father, I am thankful that my sins are forgiven--sins of worry, doubt, quick anger, frustration with others, lust, dissatisfaction and pride--for the sake of YOUR name, and not my own. If I was forgiven for the sake of... Continue Reading →

Acts 1:6–11 6 So when they had come together, they asked him, “Lord, will you at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?” 7 He said to them, “It is not for you to know times or seasons that the Father has fixed by his own authority. 8 But you will receive power when the... Continue Reading →

News of Regeneration

What we've been doing and learning It's been a great two months since our last update. We've had a lot of opportunities to be involved in conversations with people God has sent our way. Nothing beats the thrill of opening up the Word of God with someone and watching the Spirit of God light up... Continue Reading →

News of Regeneration

Where we are We look over the past couple of months and are grateful for the many opportunities to learn, grow and serve. We have seen our relationships grow with the other believers here at Treasuring Christ Church as we've been blessed with new avenues to serve alongside them and to be vulnerable with them.... Continue Reading →

News of Regeneration

Where we are We are now in month five of our transition from Chicago to downtown Raleigh, NC, and we are settling in at Treasuring Christ Church. Acclimating into a new culture has proven a challenge for all of us. Elijah misses his snowy winters; we both miss our neighborhood grocery stores and the ethnic... Continue Reading →

News of Regeneration

Where we are It has been two months since we left Chicago and moved to Raleigh, NC. The transition has been emotionally intense; it is not an inconsiderable thing to leave a brilliant city and a deeply bound church. There are still periods of grief and yet an overriding joy which points us to the... Continue Reading →

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