Volunteering is a Way to Say “Thank You”

May 30th 2012 No comments yet  

Volunteer Coordinator, Teresa Kay describes Kathy O’Shanic as the “Queen of Volunteers” because “she is willing to do most anything!” Read more about how she tirelessly serves our Stonebriar family:

I started attending Stonebriar on Mother’s Day in 2002; I had only been saved two years at that point.  I joined the church in September of 2002.  I think my first volunteering was Christmas decorating that year so in December I will have been volunteering for 10 years! 

I think the main reason I …

Memorial Day Musings (by Pastor Roy)

May 25th 2012 No comments yet  

On Memorial Day, the bugle call Taps will be sounded at sacred resting places across this nation.  This mournful tune reminds us that our freedom was purchased not by those who of a “super race” or who were pawns of a totalitarian scheme. It was purchased with the blood of those who loved with the greatest human love possible: “”¦He lay down his life for his friends” (John 15:13).

But for those who have trusted in Jesus Christ, Taps takes on an additional …

Why Did God Put Jerks in the World? (by Pastor Roy)

May 24th 2012 No comments yet  

Ever feel like Bull Meecham (AKA “the Great Santini” from the movie of the same name)? In an early scene, the Marine fighter pilot portrayed by Robert Duvall sits at breakfast perusing his newspaper.  He mutters “Castro”¦”, “de Gaulle”¦” and then stands to his feet and bellows to the heavens, “God! Why did you put so many jerks in the world at the same time?” Those who daily drive the Tollway or navigate Preston and Main wonder the same thing.

 As one who navigates Preston and Main twice daily, I am compelled to find that answer. If I call it “application,” …

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