The Fly: Transformation Is the Goal

Written by Dave Carl, Family Ministry Pastor at Stonebriar Community Church   Storytelling is the language of the heart. In our modern culture, movies are the favored form of storytelling. Much of the current movie making is designed as escapist, silly, fun, but on occasion, a film or even a moment in a film touches […]

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Hope in the Present Tense

Written by guest author Christi Moreno, a member of the Dallas Area Hope Mommies organization.   “There’s no heartbeat.” Four words no parent ever wants to hear. My husband and I have three daughters, so at our 20 week sonogram, the four words we were hoping to hear were, “You’re having a boy!” But on […]

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Parenting Your Teen Struggling with Anxiety

Parenting Pathway Podcast Volume 3.1 – Pastor Dave Carl leads a discussion about teen anxiety with a team of counselors from Watershed Initiative.   In our latest Parenting Pathway Podcast series, we are discussing parenting a child who suffers disabling anxiety. In part one, Family Ministry Pastor Dave Carl has a conversation with Jeri Marshall, Licensed Professional […]

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You Have a Diagnosis . . . Now What?

Written by Meaghan Wall, Pastoral Leader of the Stonebriar Community Church GIFT Ministry Last year, our family and two other families took a week-long trip to Disney World between Thanksgiving and Christmas.  We spent a whole year working with a Disney-certified planner to plan the vacation down to the minute.  We knew where we were […]

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