Town Hall Q&A

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We received about 180 RSVPs for the Town Hall Business Meeting. About 1/3 of those included questions which fell into a few specific categories. Pastor Jason’s answers are based on the broad overview of each topic and not responses to specific questions. We welcome continued conversation...

Breaking Free from Our Unhealthy Patterns

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Our memories of past experiences form patterns of expectation that can help or hurt our ability to deal with change.  One of the most significant changes in my life was the death of my father when I was 11 years old. It was devastating. The saving grace during this loss was my mother...

The Role of Elder at Journey of Faith

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In a recent ENEWS, Pastor Jason talked about how we work as teams at Journey of Faith. We got great responses from that article along with a lot of really good questions about how leadership happens at Journey of Faith. So, we sat down with Chip Adams, our new lead Elder and asked him to say...

Wild! Daily Reading Plan

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Who is this man Jesus? He challenged people’s comfort, did outrageously miraculous things, taught really radical ideas, and took risks when other people wanted to play it safe. He’s wild! Between now and Easter we are going to take a look at this wild revolutionary and ask...

Doing Life Together

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The subject line was “Sad news from the Lewolts”. I was heartbroken and numb as I wrote an email to our life group to tell them about our miscarriage. It was the kind of news that should be done in person, except these were the people who had been praying for us for over a year to...

When Things Change

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Since taking on the role of Lead Pastor over three years ago, I have had the joy of leading this church through some times of significant change. We’ve had changes to our ministry offerings, staffing, and how we communicate in our messages. Change isn’t easy, but I believe the...

We Believe in Teams

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I often get asked the question: How does leadership work at Journey of Faith? We really believe in teams at Journey of Faith. Today I want to take a moment to introduce our Executive Team and specifically welcome our new team member Blair Farley, our Executive Director of Experience. Most...

Being a Pastor of a “Baptist” Church, Part 2

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The following is a continuation of Pastor Jason's article "Being a Pastor of a 'Baptist' Church." Click here to read Part 1. 4. Every Follower of Jesus is a MinisterThe distinction between clergy and congregation is (or should be) small in Baptist churches because Baptists have...

Helping Others Through Suicidal Thoughts

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You may not be aware that September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month; but, you may know someone who’s committed suicide, or know someone who knows someone who has committed suicide. In one way or another most of us are impacted in some shape or form by this all too inescapable...

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