Shooting at the Wrong Target

Written by Dave Carl, Family Ministry Pastor at Stonebriar Community Church Part 1 – The Challenge, Pursuit of a Godly Man Leading up to Father’s Day we want to have an honest conversation about what it means to be a man in today’s world. Even more than that, we want to talk about what it […]

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Lead Your Children to Find Their Purpose

Written by Dave Carl, Family Ministry Pastor at Stonebriar Community Church Some people learn by looking at pictures, while others learn by reading and understanding data and facts. Others learn best through stories. Those of you who learn through stories—we encourage you to meet King Cretin of the West, blessed with dark wisdom and an unnaturally […]

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Parenting Pathway Podcast: Launch Well With Purpose

Parenting Pathway Podcast with Family Ministry Pastor Dave Carl and Student Ministry Associate Pastor Nathan Kocurek “So be sure when you step, step with care and great tact. And remember that life’s a Great Balancing Act. And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! (98 and ¾ percent guaranteed) Kid, you’ll move mountains.”  ― Dr. Seuss, Oh, […]

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Mom’s Advice

I came to this mom business late in life.  I was 37 when my son was born.  I had traveled, climbed the corporate ladder, and achieved my checklist of things I set out achieve.  I backed into motherhood, not reluctantly but not something I pursued. If we got pregnant, great, and if we didn’t, then […]

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