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October 6, 2016 Commitment Stories: Aaron and Kristen

Aaron and Kristen Chevalier approached their commitment to We Are God’s Building very logically. God met them in that, but then stretched them. As a couple, they had already been giving to the church. As Christians, they knew about the importance of giving sacrificially, but there...

September 27, 2016 Commitment Stories: Ty Bowden

The financial lessons God had for Ty Bowden began before the launch of the We Are God’s Building campaign. They began back in April when he got a salaried job at The Net. For the first time in his life he knew how much income there...

September 27, 2016 Commitment Stories: The Hamiltons

God is really patient, and He’s not turned off when our initial response comes out of hurt. This is AJ and Crystal Hamilton’s story about how they settled on the amount they would commit to the We Are God’s Building campaign. It started with AJ. AJ I...

September 19, 2016 The Art and The Audience

by Deacon Matt Shelton The arts play a significant role in reflecting and directing our worship. And whether we know it or not we all participate. Our brother Paul shows us this in Romans 1 when he says that God’s divine nature and eternal power are displayed in...

September 14, 2016 Every Other Monday, I Go to Jail

By Hailie Landreth REGISTER FOR THE PRDX EQUIP CLASS ON CITY RENEWAL: SERVING THE MARGINALIZED. Every other Monday I go to jail. Let me explain—every other Monday I go to jail with a team of women that volunteer with Purchased. We talk to women in jail who have...

September 8, 2016 Do You Want to See God Flex?

[caption id="attachment_22371" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mike Hanafee planted Restore Detroit, a diverse, missional church, in Detroit.[/caption] Most Christians at one point or another have felt a great desire for God to use them; a longing to see God flex in mighty ways. As well, most of us...

September 1, 2016 Why Does Fort Worth Need Biblical Counseling?

by Pastor Ryan Keeney and Jalea Seals Fort Worth needs wise love. Wise love is my favorite shorthand definition for biblical counseling. Wise love is studying the bible and studying people. Then we bring the two together—we bring the wisdom of Scripture, the truth of the Bible,...

August 29, 2016 How Do You View Money?

In the Gospel & Money class we will talk about a taboo topic that as Christians we can and need to engage. How we view money deeply impacts our view of God and even displays where our heart loves, trusts, and depends. As we look...

August 24, 2016 Get Trained For a Life of Mission

By Ryan Keeney Biblical Living Pastor I have a certificate of completion for the two year program of Porterbrook mounted in my office.   What does it mean?   Nothing in regards to a masters degree. Nothing to those that come into my office for counseling. Nothing for my resume. Everything for my character...