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Family Meeting Follow Up: Enjoying Jesus Together

Ministry

Family Meeting Follow Up: Enjoying Jesus Together

Rodney Hobbs

On Wednesday, May 9th, we met for a family meeting at the conference center to thank Jesus for where he’s been at work among us and to consider some of what Jesus seems to be doing in front of us. With that in mind, we’ve written a series of...

Family Meeting Follow Up: All In & a New Opportunity

Ministry

Family Meeting Follow Up: All In & a New Opportunity

Rodney Hobbs

When I think about our church family, there is so much to thank Jesus for! He has been so kind to us. We also have much before us for which we need much wisdom from Jesus. On Wednesday, May 9th, we met for a family meeting at the conference...

A Look Back At All In

Stories

A Look Back At All In

Rodney Hobbs

April 22nd marked the culmination of the 2 year season of ALL IN. We wanted to take a moment to take a look at some of the amazing things God has done and is continuing to do in the life of our Church!

Stand In

Theology

Stand In

Ryan Kearns

Yet there we stand with empty pockets to pay the debt we owe. So what does God do?

Stonegate Groups - Fall 2017 Plants

Stories

Stonegate Groups - Fall 2017 Plants

Tony Robinson

Our prayer at Stonegate Church is that in sharing the gospel there will be multiplication of healthy, gospel-centered disciples and Stonegate Groups throughout the south DFW area.

Why We Must Be Bible People

Culture

Why We Must Be Bible People

Jimmy Needham

So before you get into God’s word, remember that becoming Bible-literate is not about being smarter, or beefing up your spiritual resumé, or lording your knowledge over others. It’s about looking through the pages to the Savior on the other side...

Think of Me, Lord, That’s All

Culture

Think of Me, Lord, That’s All

Lindsay Schott

I don’t know another holiday that insights such polar reactions from people other than Valentine’s Day.

A Look At Lent

Theology

A Look At Lent

Ryan Kearns

Lent is often misunderstood to be just about things we are giving up or abstaining from for a season.

Conversations on Race

Culture

Conversations on Race

Tony Robinson

The presence of loaded words, misunderstood intentions, history, and personal experience lead many to simply retreat in fear or walk in anger.

If I Were the Devil

Ministry

If I Were the Devil

Rodney Hobbs

I need a plan. You need a plan. We all need a plan. To help you plan, we want to make you aware of two resources available to the Stonegate family.

The Way of Advent

Theology

The Way of Advent

Rodney Hobbs

The way God worked in Advent is a picture of the way God always works in the world.

Arrows to Jesus

Culture

Arrows to Jesus

Kelly Needham

How gift-giving can point to something bigger.

A Holiday Posture

Culture

A Holiday Posture

Lauren Cohoon

The months of November and December bring about a common thread of busyness in most peoples lives. But- what if we were just as good at creating time to actually absorb the season of Thanksgiving and Christmas and not just rush through it?

A Light In The Darkness

Stories

A Light In The Darkness

Kelly Needham

An Update on Redeem Halloween

Stonegate Building

Stories

Stonegate Building

Rodney Hobbs

Stonegate, we’re in the midst of an unbelievably exciting season in the life of our church! 

Death. Burial. Resurrection.

Culture

Death. Burial. Resurrection.

Marilynn Howe

Perhaps that what we do. We keep going to church. We keep being the church. We keep loving and leading the lost from death to life.

Stonegate Groups - The Messenger's

Stories

Stonegate Groups - The Messenger's

Tony Robinson

Stonegate Groups involve mission, community, and gospel. Check out this video about how the Messenger's Group were missional in their community for the gospel on Halloween.

#Idolatry

Theology

#Idolatry

Jimmy Needham

If the Old Testament had it’s own Twitter account, the trending topic every day would read #idolatry. In fact, I wager that if you were to crack open your Bible at any place you’d have a fair chance of finding a verse addressing this topic.

A Game Plan for New Disciples

Ministry

A Game Plan for New Disciples

Ryan Kearns

What do we do with someone who has just become a Christian? Having a game plan helps us to make disciples and fulfill the great mission that Jesus has given us. Here are a few instruments Jesus gives us so we can help new believers grow and give...

Do You See Me?

Culture

Do You See Me?

Lauren Cohoon

Gently, his little fingers moved my phone out of my hands and replaced them with his face. He wanted me to view HIM as more important.

A Good Shepherd

Ministry

A Good Shepherd

Tony Robinson

The difficulty in being a good shepherd is that many people have the misconception that a good leader either means you must be relaxed and relatable or dominating and vocal. The pendulum must not swing too far in either direction, but both...

Stonegate Groundbreaking

Stories

Stonegate Groundbreaking

Rodney Hobbs

Stonegate Church is hosting a groundbreaking celebration service Sunday, September 24, 2017. It will be a time of worship, celebration, and fun for the family!

Leading By Serving

Theology

Leading By Serving

Kevin Hill

What God expects for you to do is lay the ground work spiritually, be praying for your family, be serving your family by putting your desires beneath theirs… and leading by serving. 

Obed's Story - A Story of Sight

Stories

Obed's Story - A Story of Sight

Jessica Wiseman

Saying yes to the unknown, and continuing to do so, has been one of the hardest yet greatest blessings and gifts ever.

Sing With The Saints

Theology

Sing With The Saints

Jimmy Needham

For many of us, especially those who grew up in the South, we likely can’t remember a time when we weren’t at church every week. But we still must answer: why gather?

Playing Church

Culture

Playing Church

Tony Robinson

Being new has its perks and its difficulties. I spent the last eighteen years of my life in my previous context where I devoted time, energy, resources, tears, sweat, name memorization, prayers, and so much more to a church family. Now, I restart.

Never Give Up

Culture

Never Give Up

Rodney Hobbs

Although it may be a joy and privilege, the pursuit of a racially diverse church is anything but easy.

They

Culture

They

Andre Grey, Brad Davidson

In a racially charged world, there are few pictures of the Gospel more powerful than a diverse church. And as hard as that sounds, it is possible.

A Child And Prayer: Our Neediness Revealed

Ministry

A Child And Prayer: Our Neediness Revealed

Lauren Cohoon

When thinking about a praying life, it is like thinking of the fuel needed for our engine to run or the water needed for our life to be sustained.

What To Do When You Don’t Like What The Bible Says

Culture

What To Do When You Don’t Like What The Bible Says

Ryan Kearns

The Bible is God’s Word and confronts every culture and person at different points of our brokenness and sin. So what should we do when we come up against those passages and parts of the Bible that just seem to be hard for us to embrace?

Repentance is a Posture

Theology

Repentance is a Posture

Kelly Needham

Growing up a church kid, I didn't see repentance as a good thing. Avoiding sin was better than needing to repent.

Four Ways Community Connects Our Head and Heart

Ministry

Four Ways Community Connects Our Head and Heart

Ryan Kearns

Most of us know what it means to feel a disconnect between what we believe and how we feel. Could it be that this is really a cry for community—a place where we can be the whole people God intended us to be?

Adoption Is Like a Promise - A Greater Adoption Reflected

Stories

Adoption Is Like a Promise - A Greater Adoption Reflected

Jessica Wiseman

This is a journey Devinion and Alecia began well over a year ago, praying the Lord would grant them the opportunity to love and serve a child in need, eventually adding them to their family permanently.

Let Revival Come

Stories

Let Revival Come

Kevin Jones

All across the world the Church is waking. She is up and singing, bold and unafraid and is not going back down! #LETREVIVALCOME

Five Natural Ways to Get to the Gospel

Theology

Five Natural Ways to Get to the Gospel

Jimmy Needham

Think of evangelism like a road trip. Every trip you take has a beginning and an end. You determine your route not only by your destination, but also by your point of origin.

Why a Blog?

Ministry

Why a Blog?

Rodney Hobbs

Welcome to Stonegate’s blog. Why are we spending the time and energy to launch a blog? Here are just a few of the reasons.

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