Archive for the ‘Scott’s Blog’ Category

We Need Your Help

We Need Your Help

We are growing. And fast! We are out of classroom space for our children’s ministries and we need more space for all of our homeless ministries. So, we are going to finish out the back of our Peter’s Creek building to do more incredible...

Dec 14, 14 • Scott's Blog, What We're Up To Comments

A Service of Hope and Healing, Wednesday, November 12

We're having a service of healing and restoration on Ash Wednesday...

Nov 2, 14 • Scott's Blog, Upcoming Events Comments
I've Just Been Appointed the New NFL Commissioner

I’ve Just Been Appointed the New NFL Commissioner

Like most of our country, I have felt disgusted watching the news come out of the NFL recently. Men beating women. Men beating their kids. People looking the other way when it happens. Instead of just sitting around complaining, I’ve decided to...

Sep 25, 14 • Scott's Blog Comments
Why We're Starting A Missions Outpost!

Why We’re Starting A Missions Outpost!

If you’ve ever had anything to do with New Story Church you know two things about us: 1) We love telling people about a God who loves them, and (2) we love reaching out to our community and helping those in need.  In the 18 months that...

Aug 14, 14 • Scott's Blog, Upcoming Events, What We're Up To Comments
Riptide Questions from Sunday

Riptide Questions from Sunday

On Sunday (July 6th), we talk about the riptides of life and how we can spend all our energy swimming in the wrong direction. Sometimes it takes doing things a new way to get different results. At the end of the message Pastor Scott left us with...

Jul 6, 14 • Scott's Blog, What We're Up To Comments
The Hard Questions From Sunday's Message

The Hard Questions From Sunday’s Message

On Sunday we talked about John the Baptist and the challenging message he gives us about how we are to live our lives. At the end of the sermon Pastor Scott gave us 5 questions to mediate on this week.  Here they are: 1) If the only way people knew...

Jun 23, 14 • Scott's Blog Comments
Why I'm Surprised That More Than 5 People Still Come to Our Church

Why I’m Surprised That More Than 5 People Still Come to Our Church

It's truly a miracle that anyone still comes to our church....

May 18, 14 • Scott's Blog Comments

Why Jesus is So Cool!

Jesus is really cool!...

Apr 28, 14 • Scott's Blog Comments
Why Front Line Ministry is So Hard

Why Front Line Ministry is So Hard

Like many others, I was shocked this week when I heard the news that an overnight shelter volunteer had been stabbed in front of First Presbyterian Church while trying to help the homeless find a place to sleep at night...

Mar 9, 14 • Scott's Blog Comments
Taking the Next Step - Making Amends

Taking the Next Step – Making Amends

On Sunday (March 2), we talked about making amends to people we had harmed. If you are in a recovery program, we combined Steps 8 and 9. Here are some thoughts and questions if you’d like to take the next step. Our Scripture was Matthew...

Mar 3, 14 • Scott's Blog Comments
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