Bears and Coffee: A Testimony of Growth

March 21st 2014 1 comment so far  

Baylor PhotoI didn’t know it at the time, but before I began my freshman year at Baylor University, I was lost. I thought I knew what it meant to be a follower of Christ—after all, I had gone to church every Sunday, participated in youth group, read my Bible, and volunteered regularly. The truth is I hadn’t even scratched the surface.

Before fall of my senior year in high school, Baylor wasn’t even on my radar. Several of my friends mentioned it was their …

Nurture: New Missionary Program from Pastor Tom Hayes

January 17th 2013 No comments yet  

Pastor Tom HayesMissions Pastor Tom Hayes believes that a sign of a healthy church is one that looks outside of its own walls. “It’s important for a church to see what God is doing internationally,” Hayes said. Enter Nurture, a program designed for both those interested in serving in long-term missions and people eager to become involved in missions at home.

Nurture, a new yearlong program available this spring, aims to walk with an individual as he or she develops an understanding of whether he …

Remember When . . . Looking back at Stonebriar’s Beginning

December 17th 2012 No comments yet  

Remember WhenIt all started with a short article in the Dallas Morning News announcing that Dr. Chuck Swindoll was going to start a church in Frisco in the fall. Anyone interested was invited to attend a meeting at the Stonebriar Country Club.  Approximately 300 people showed up to the first meeting, including Jim and Diann Gunn. Jim and Diann said that Pastor Chuck ended the meeting with a prayer, “Lord, please forgive me for thinking that no one would show up.”

The beginning of …

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