Six Reasons Young Christians Are Leaving the Church #1

April 20th 2013 No comments yet  

Six ReasonsReason #1- Churches seem overprotective.

As one who has grown up in the heyday of the Information Revolution, I can attest to the notion that today’s young people have more access to information and differing viewpoints than at any other point in history. With that being said, it’s easy to see how the church can be viewed as stifling in an age where we are constantly bombarded by different ideas.

25 percent of 18-29 year-olds felt that “Christians demonize everything outside of the church,” …

Six Reasons Young Christians Are Leaving the Church: A Young’n’s Perspective.

April 10th 2013 No comments yet  

Six ReasonsBeing fresh off the press as a new adult is a scary time in life, I’m finding out. People my age go from the relative structure of being in school to being dropped off on the side of life’s highway to fend for ourselves in a terrifyingly short amount of time. It’s a season of our lives where we need God’s guidance more than ever before, and sadly, significant sectors of my peers aren’t pursuing it.

According to a study done by the …

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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