Three Steps to Discovering Your Spouse

Written by David Ake, Associate Pastor of Marriage Ministry at Stonebriar Community Church   It’s almost fall, and football season is right around the corner.  Though my favorite is college football, really all football is fun to talk about, debate, understand, and even play.   Much of that joy is rooted in reminiscing about the glory […]

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When Life Doesn’t Go as Planned: Explaining “God’s Plan”

Written by Dave Carl, Family Ministry Pastor at Stonebriar Community Church   As a species, we humans are an optimistic group. We build for the future with vigor. When something goes terribly wrong, we usually brush ourselves off and rebuild because we tend to believe things will be better going forward. Occasionally, we experience a […]

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Parenting Pathway Podcast: Living with Autism

Parenting Pathway Podcast with Family Ministry Pastor Dave Carl, Pastoral Leader of GIFT (special needs ministry) Meaghan Wall, and special guest Julie Hornok, author, gifted speaker, and founder of non-profit United in Autism   We recently invited Julie Hornok, a friend of our church’s special needs ministry, to sit with us and talk about her […]

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Learning to Like Your Kids

Written by guest author Katie Hayes, Boy Mom, Homeschooling Mom, and Public Relations Specialist   I think we can all agree that there are times when we LOVE our children, but maybe don’t LIKE our children. I won’t lie to you, it’s a bit weird to admit this in public, but I have caught myself […]

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