Finding New Health with ReNew

By , | October 4th, 2017|

When most of us think of our health, we think of our resolutions to buy all organic produce, to work out at the gym, and to schedule our next physical. Oftentimes, we forget about our spiritual health. We forget that we need to take time to renew our minds and spirits as well as our [...]

Trapped Royalty Gains Freedom

By , Contributing Writer| March 17th, 2017|

Eight months after I decided to pursue becoming a licensed minister, everything important to me was snatched away. My close friend battling cancer got a bad report. After we prayed, I said to myself, “I need to see her next week.” But next week never came. She passed away two days later. After her death, [...]

Announcing the Launch of “The Harbor”

By , Student Care Director| August 24th, 2016|

At “The Harbor,” our main goal is to create a safe place where students can come as they are, and be authentic, honest and real with both their peers and adult small group leaders. Life is tough, and we all need a little help navigating through the stormy waters of Middle School, High School and [...]

Dancing from the Darkness into the Light

By , Contributing Writer| July 26th, 2016|

Chase Oaker and Dance Instructor Charlie Descisciolo (aka “Charlie Dee”) knows about transformation. Having just celebrated his 10-year clean and sober anniversary free from drug and alcohol addiction, he desires to share his story, in hopes that it will inspire others who may be struggling with similar issues to not give up, to get [...]