Impacting Our Community

By: Derrick Engoy Lead Planter Our church planting adventure has been an incredible journey thus far. We’ve formed our first missional community and we’ve been serving Long Beach for the greater part of this year. We’ve developed friendships that we’re expecting to last for quite some time and we’re realizing more and more that we […]

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A Picture of Community

By: Derrick Engoy Lead Planter I grew up a non-practicing Catholic. In 1994, I was drawn to the fancy lights and “rock n roll” glitz of the Protestant expression of Christianity. I’d never seen a live band in my experience of church before and, since I was heavily involved with the music scene, I was […]

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What I’m Looking Forward to About Church Planting

By: Ephraim Gatdula I’m a pastor’s kid but I never really had the opportunity to exercise my “spiritual muscles.” Sure, I’ve led small groups, played on the worship team, and even gave an altar call once, but I’ve always had this feeling that my faith was too easy. Easy? Shallow might be the better word. […]

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