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One of the desires of The Summit Counseling Ministry is to be a part of the "normal" church life. We do not want to be a church with a counseling ministry (read "on the side"; or "just for crisis cases").
In July of 2011, Trevor and his family moved with 24 others to plant City Church outside Nashville, TN.
Resurrection Reflections is a three part series written by Summit Church members during the 2011 Easter Season. In part 2 of the series Zach Hanlon, small group leader and blogger, reflects on why the resurrection is such amazing news for humanity.
Resurrection Reflections is a three part series written by Summit Church members during the 2011 Easter Season. In part 1 of the series Eric Stortz, Director of Equip at the Summit Church, reflects on why the resurrection is such amazing news for humanity.
It is easy to read the Parable of the Prodigal Son and come away with a very bad parenting strategy for rebellious children. Some might read the parable and think, "If God the Father gives his child everything he asked for (Luke 15:12), then should I too?"
Summit's counseling pastor, Brad Hambrick, reflects on Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis: "But I wonder whether people who ask God to interfere openly and directly in our world quite realize what it will be like when He does...."
This post is meant to offer guidance to common "what now" questions that could emerge from Pastor JD's sermon on Luke 11 and 18 preached at The Summit Church, the weekend of April 2nd and 3rd, 2011.
We watch as this nameless lady with a "discharge of blood" comes to Jesus. The crowd was thick enough that she had to "contaminate" many people with her own "uncleanness" as she struggled to get close enough to touch him.
In Luke 1:5-25 Elizabeth and Zechariah deal with infertility. Actually, we only see the end of their struggle. As Zechariah said (foot heading into mouth), "I'm old and my wife is REALLY old (v.7)." For a couple that had lived a long life mutually honoring God (v. 6), this pain was not new.
Pastor J.D.’s Blog
Theological and pastoral thoughts from Pastor J.D.
Counseling resources from Pastor of Counseling Brad Hambrick.