A Note From Chris - January 13, 2022
January 13th, 2022
“I’ll pass.”Having to say those words to a server at a restaurant when they ask, “Would you like to have dessert?” can be painful for me. I know, first world problem. Whether it’s because of making a ...
A Note From Chris - January 7, 2022
January 7th, 2022
Cornerstone! Happy New Year!I was reminded last week of a passage that always encourages me. Revelation 21:8 says,“And the one sitting on the throne said, “Look, I am making everything new!” And then ...
A Note From Chris - December 30, 2021
January 3rd, 2022
CHURCH!What a great week worshiping our Lord as we remember his birth, the greatest gift ever given. While I wasn’t able to be present in person this year due to a really poorly timed COVID close-cont...
A Note From Chris - December 23, 2021
January 3rd, 2022
Merry Christmas Adam!Since Adam came before Eve, we affectionately call this day before Christ Eve “Christmas Adam.” At Cornerstone, it is more than just a corny-named pre-holiday. It’s the start of o...
A Note From Chris - December 16, 2021
December 16th, 2021
Can you believe it? Christmas is finally here! Whether that excites you or stresses you out, I hope that the next few days and weeks will be filled with God’s blessing in your life. It really is the g...
A Note From Chris - December 9, 2021
December 9th, 2021
One of the things that continually blows me away about our church is how we are willing to respond to needs placed in front of us. It’s one thing for our staff and elders to step up and take risks as ...
A Note From Chris - December 2, 2021
December 6th, 2021
I’ve been listening to Christmas music for weeks. Out of courtesy, I kept the volume pretty low up until Thanksgiving week. The other day, I heard the song, “I’ll Be Home For Christmas.” You may remem...
A Note From Chris - November 25, 2021
November 29th, 2021
Happy Thanksgiving, Cornerstone! Sometimes, the holidays can be a stressful time. However, as I spend some time reflecting today, I cannot help but be thankful. I’m thankful for my family and the wa...
A Note from Chris - November 18, 2021
November 18th, 2021
Maybe if you are like me, you absolutely can hardly believe that NEXT THURSDAY IS THANKSGIVING!It seems like last week we were talking about summer plans, and now we have holiday plans in place and ar...
A Note from Chris - November 11, 2021
November 11th, 2021
Serving is one of the main tenets of following Jesus. To know and love Him is to serve others. They are inseparable.Jesus famously said, “For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve oth...
A Note from Chris - November 4, 2021
November 4th, 2021
While the pandemic has been especially difficult on the work force (people are now calling it the Great Resignation), all the layers have also made ministry difficult for churches and many of our glob...
A Note from Chris - October 28, 2021
October 28th, 2021
Leadership is a big deal at Cornerstone!As the saying goes, “Everything rises and falls on leadership.” I pushed back on that phrase for years, declaring that it can’t possibly be true, especially in ...