Category Archives: FEATURED

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Teenagers Then and Now

We watched the second segment of the Do Hard Things video conference this evening while we enjoyed dinner together in the form of a baked potato bar. Tonight we learned…

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Do Hard Things – Here We Go!!!!

Tonight was STOMP’s kickoff night to Do Hard Things! We watched the first segment of Brett and Alex’s “Rebelution” video conference and then followed it up with a great discussion…

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A Christian Athlete by Frank Ferrera

Looking over my life, I remember when I was into working out with weights at the gym. I was trying to become a real strong athlete. I made sure I…

I Looked in the Mirror

I LOOKED IN THE MIRROR BY FRANK FERRERA

What I am about to write, has been on my mind for about five months. I have waited this long to allow for this story, told to me by a…

Should Have Would Have Could Have

COULD HAVE, SHOULD HAVE, WOULD HAVE By Frank Ferrera Sr.

It was a beautiful day and everyone who knew Uncle Mario had arrived. All of his family had driven through the night from all parts of the country to be…

My grandfather, Charles Crawford, looking out the window of his house.

The Wisdom of Loneliness By Frank Ferrera

Here I am in my loneliness. The more I think of this loneliness I am in, the more it seems as though it will never end. When did all of…

True Praise and Worship

How I Found Praise and True Worship In Church By Frank Ferrera

This is a story told to me by a member of our church. For the sake of his privacy, I will not mention his name. It all began with a…

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Daniel – Stand Up Against Peer Pressure

It was great to see the kids tonight!  We so enjoy having them at class and we know that their parents/grandparents make it happen!!  Thank you! Before we started our…

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You’re One of Many Pieces

Tonight we completed the 3 part series called “Better Together”. The first week we discussed the First Church and the need of the local church as a place to grow…

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Better Together!!

It was GREAT to back together tonight! We continued our Better Together series this week by focusing on the “glue” of a healthy ministry or church – LOVE.  If we’re…