A Note from Chris - October 14, 2021
October 15th, 2021
One of the realities of truly leaning in and doing life with other people is this: it’s messy.Life has never been more complicated, and in many cases more layered than it is these days. Just trying to...
A Note from Chris - October 7, 2021
October 7th, 2021
This weekend, we wrap up a teaching series called, “At the Movies.” I’ve heard mostly good feedback about this series. I hope it has not only been an encouragement and challenge to you personally, but...
A Note From Chris - September 30, 2021
September 30th, 2021
CHURCH!John 16:33 - "I have told you all this so that you may have peace in me. Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world.”Take heart. Jesu...
A Note From Chris - September 23, 2021
September 27th, 2021
Colossians 3:15 - “Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.”I’m reminded, once again this week, of this passage that I touch...
A Note from Chris - September 9, 2021
September 9th, 2021
Happy Fall! Not sure when that officially happens, but cooler temps and the hint of changing colors in the trees means we are close!Seasons are shifting at Cornerstone, too! All of our weekly Family M...
A Note from Chris September 2, 2021
September 2nd, 2021
To say that the influence of my home church’s student ministry guided my young Christian faith would be a severe understatement. My small, Virginia church hired a full-time youth minister the summer b...
A Note from Chris August 26, 2021
August 26th, 2021
Church family! As we approach another weekend, I want to point your attention to 4 things:GROUPS!We’ve been banging the drum for a few weeks now. We will do so again when we gather this weekend. But i...
A Note from Chris August 20, 2021
August 23rd, 2021
Have you noticed that sometimes when you casually ask someone, “How are you doing?”, instead of the typical greeting of “I’m good” or “Fine, how are you?”, they actually struggle to answer your questi...
A Note from Christ August 13
August 23rd, 2021
A few years ago, a friend who was in my Cornerstone small group had an unexpected tragedy occur in his family. He and his family were understandably upset, shocked, and processing grief while trying t...
A Note from Chris August 5
August 12th, 2021
As we leap into August (believe it or not!), I am confident and encouraged that God is preparing before us a fruitful, meaningful, and exciting season of ministry ahead as a church.I am praying for a ...
A Note from Chris July 30, 2021
July 30th, 2021
It’s Time to “Re-Up!”Fall is right around the corner, and the continued movement toward a new normal in our church programming means it’s time to start thinking about some fall rhythms. Here are two b...
A Note From Chris July 22, 2021
July 22nd, 2021
With news of a COVID variant circling and businesses and schools everywhere trying to determine their best next steps, I am continually prayerful for the church and the impact we are able to have in g...