New Series: "Sojourn" a study of 1st Peter.

This Sunday we’re starting a new series at Pillar Called Sojourn. When Peter wrote to early Christians he repeatedly described them as exiles and sojourners, people living in one culture who find that their roots, identity, treasure and greatest hopes belong to another. Scattered throughout every culture of the world...

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Spurgeon on Church Planting

On April 23, 1865 Charles Spurgeon said to his congregation at the Metropolitan Tablernacle, We have never sought to hinder the uprising of other Churches from our midst or in our neighborhood. It is with cheerfulness that we dismiss our twelves, our twenties, our fifties, to form other Churches. We...

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Video: Church Mergers w/ Jamie Limato

I sat down with my good friend Jamie Limato, pastor of Aletheia Church of Norfolk VA. Aletheia is in the process of Merging with Symphonic Church, also in Norfolk. In the talk Jamie references an article in Christianity Today that you will find HERE. BTY… Yes, I’m fully aware of...

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Quantico Parents Night Out

Quantico Parents Night out is a free, three hour, no -strings-attached, service to the families of active duty military and first responders living in the Quantico area. Our screened and loving childcare workers have planned an excellent program for your children that will keep them engaged and learning through the...

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The Church's Response to the Plight of Orphans

Since our teenage romance my wife and I have imagined ourselves being adoptive parents. We’ve been changed by the gospel and compelled by the plight of orphans in Haiti and around the world. We’ve discussed the possibility many times but for one reason or another we’ve never acted on it....

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Power Point Templates

This is mostly for Pillar Church planters but I wanted to post some power point templates that we have used in the past. If you find them helpful you are welcome to use them. They are all in .ppt format. The images are below for you to look at Click...

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Funding for Church Planters (Part 3)

Here is a list of Church Planting Networks and organizations that operate in the US. The list is by no means exhaustive but it should give you a good sence of what’s out there regarding church planting support. Most of these organizations do not directly fund church planters – but...

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