A Note From Chris - February 2, 2023
February 2nd, 2023
February marks the beginning of Black History Month in America. As a white Christian growing up in the south, I remember once joking sarcastically (and inappropriately) with a friend early in February...
A Note From Chris - January 26, 2023
January 26th, 2023
Church,This email is exciting! Can you feel it already? Ok maybe just me telling you that doesn’t exactly work. But there are so many exciting things happening all around us. We have much to be excite...
A Note From Chris - January 19, 2023
January 19th, 2023
2023 is off to a great start at Cornerstone!The past two weekends have been two of our biggest attendance weekends since before COVID. Multiple ministries have relaunched, and excitement is high. Let ...
A Note From Chris - January 12, 2023
January 12th, 2023
Have you ever noticed that some public roadways seem to always be under construction? Just when one part gets updated or finished, the orange cones and blinking lights pop up in another section. And w...
A Note From Chris - January 5, 2023
January 5th, 2023
Happy New Year, church!This Sunday, I’ll share the “State of the Church” message that has become a bit of a tradition at Cornerstone. Of course, to cover every ministry or exciting story from last yea...
A Note From Chris - December 30, 2022
December 30th, 2022
Our elders at Cornerstone serve as leaders who help provide guardrails for our church.On a highway, the guardrails don’t concern themselves with which cars are on the roador which lane they are in. Ho...
A Note From Chris - December 22, 2022
December 22nd, 2022
This is it! Christmas is here! A few thoughts as we gear up for services this week and beyond.Friday and Saturday, Christmas “Adam” and EveIf you haven’t made your invites or plans to attend, now is t...
A Note From Chris - December 15, 2022
December 15th, 2022
Around this time of year as I’m preparing my Christmas message, I try and think of the specific sort of people who may be present on 12/23 or 12/24 for our Christmas Services.A single mom who is just ...
A Note From Chris - December 8, 2022
December 8th, 2022
This week, our staff and elders had a Christmas party, and it was just incredible to celebrate and think about the many, many ways I’m so thankful for our church. It also made me think about the fact ...
A Note From Chris - December 1, 2022
December 1st, 2022
As we approach the end of 2022, I want to offer you a few prayer points as well as an opportunity to maximize a year-end gift for God. If you are considering a year-end gift, would you prayerfully con...
A Note From Chris - November 23, 2022
November 22nd, 2022
As we head into Thanksgiving this week, let’s make sure we actually stop, slow down a bit, and remember all the things we are have to be thankful for. The holiday isn’t intended to be our one-stop-sho...
A Note From Chris - November 17, 2022
November 17th, 2022
Believe it or not, Christmas is right around the corner! Christmas is such a fantastic time of year not only because of all that it means for families and celebrations, but because of the message it c...