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OUR NEXT STEPS

Ministry

OUR NEXT STEPS

Rodney Hobbs

God has so much in store for us in 2020! Several years ago we made the decision to build our new base for mission on 23 acres on Walnut Grove and Hwy 287. After our first round of site planning, we discovered that to pre...

Advent

Culture

Advent

Lindsay Schott

The heart of Advent is longing. It’s not the same longing you have to escape the DMV line. It’s more like the longing you experience in baggage claim, the building anticipation of seeing a loved one’s face. Advent is abo...

The Kowatch Family - A Story Of Adoption

Stories

The Kowatch Family - A Story Of Adoption

Jansen McDonald

At Stonegate church we value the vulnerable; one way we do this is through adoption and foster care. Check out this video from the Kowatch family and learn more about their adoption story, as well as how Stonegate Orphan...

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 chu...

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

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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 f...

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

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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.

All In : Risk Testimony -  The Skinners

Stories

All In : Risk Testimony - The Skinners

The Skinners Story of Risk

All In : Risk Testimony - The Masoles
All In : Risk Testimony - Cherice Wyckoff

Stories

All In : Risk Testimony - Cherice Wyckoff

Cherice Wyckoff's testimony.

Orphan Care Stories: Guy and Julie Minnix

Stories

Orphan Care Stories: Guy and Julie Minnix

The Minnix Family shares their story through foster care.

All In-Celebration Sunday

Stories

All In-Celebration Sunday

All in Celebration Sunday

All In-Post Commitment

Stories

All In-Post Commitment

All In-Post Commitment video

All In Advance Commitment Night

Stories

All In Advance Commitment Night

All In Advance Commitment Night

All in Commitment Sunday-Children and Students

Stories

All in Commitment Sunday-Children and Students

All In Commitment Sunday-Children and Students

All In Testimony: Dave and Kathy Hanson

Stories

All In Testimony: Dave and Kathy Hanson

Dave and Kathy Hanson's Testimony

HG Testimony 4: Isaac and Tiffany Toldson

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HG Testimony 4: Isaac and Tiffany Toldson

Isaac and Tiffany Toldson's Testimony

All In Testimony: Tim and Chelsea Von Hatten

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All In Testimony: Tim and Chelsea Von Hatten

Tim and Chelsea Von Hatten's Testimony

All In Testimony: Brian and Amanda Messenger

Stories

All In Testimony: Brian and Amanda Messenger

Brian and Amanda Messenger's Testimony

HG Testimony 3: Devinion and Alecia Valentine

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HG Testimony 3: Devinion and Alecia Valentine

HG Testimony : Devinion and Alecia Valentine

All In Testimony: Cortney Fuller

Stories

All In Testimony: Cortney Fuller

Cortney Fuller's All In Testimony

HG Testimony 2: Cory and Dayna Foster

Stories

HG Testimony 2: Cory and Dayna Foster

Cory and Dayna Foster's All In Testimony

HG Testimony 1 : Andy Valderas

Stories

HG Testimony 1 : Andy Valderas

Andy Valderas' All In Testimony

Sanctity of Life: Carolina's Story

Stories

Sanctity of Life: Carolina's Story

Carolina shares her story.

Marriage, Divorce, and Remarriage

Culture

Marriage, Divorce, and Remarriage

Because marriage, divorce, and remarriage touch all of our lives, we need to think this issue through....We have to be able to both comfort with the grace of God and confront with the truth of God.

Celebrating 6 Years at Stonegate Church

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Celebrating 6 Years at Stonegate Church

The people of Stonegate share in celebrating 6 years of God working in their lives.

Youth Mission Trip 2015

Stories

Youth Mission Trip 2015

Stonegate Student Ministry's Summer Mission Trip 2015 to DFW with our new World Relief partnership.

George and Michelle Anderson

Stories

George and Michelle Anderson

One couple's story of God's redemption in their lives.

We Are Family

Stories

We Are Family

Families at Stonegate share how God is working in their lives.

The Needhams' Adoption

Stories

The Needhams' Adoption

The Needham Family shares their journey of how they came to decide to adopt.