Awesomeness in Church

In my current role at Cumberland Community Church, a large part of my efforts go into programming and creating our Sunday worship services. We seek to be EPIC: that is, Experiential, Participatory, Image rich, and Community based. Within all the programming and ideas that we do, one thing that we...

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Targets on their Backs

I have gotten the question a few times, “What’s going to be your demographic?” Here’s the demographic… “all nations.” It never sounded like Jesus was seeking to target one people group over another. That is not to say we won’t have strategy and an identity. Our neighbors within 3 square...

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Three Directions & the Commission

Sounds like some kind of weird band name. So, if you’ve toured this site, you’ve hopefully seen our threefold emphasis in ministry. We want to grow upward, build inward and move outward. Jesus’ great commission to ALL of His disciples was stated as: Go therefore and make disciples of all...

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Seven Days a Week

Its always a strange thing for me that a Church’s activity in the community is mostly relegated to Sundays. Sometimes a church will offer a way for people to serve or study in a Wednesday night activity. But what if the church found a way to be in the community...

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So It All Begins…

… and we couldn’t be more excited. Over the next year we will be praying hard, working hard, teaching hard, and living a Gospel-centered, glorifying life as we prepare to launch a new movement of God’s in the city. As I, Chris, work through the experience as a church planter,...

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