Posts about Community

Oh Freedom Oh Freedom

Posted by Guest Blogger on October 17, 2019 in Community, Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger

There was a season in my life when I knew that God was making me strong. I didn’t like it. It was hard. I wanted to be somewhere else enjoying vacations, dining out, shopping. You know, the “good life”. Not trudging through dirty puddles and dodging traffic as I made my way from my parking […]

Hospitality Hospitality

Posted by Guest Blogger on March 28, 2019 in Community, Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

Ten months ago I uprooted my life and made a big move to Austin, TX without a clear understanding of what it requires to re-establish your life in a brand new state. As time passed I wrestled with giving into disappointment, wondering how I would establish my business and community in this new place. I […]

(Dis)connecting Women (Dis)connecting Women

Posted by Dalene Reyburn on October 25, 2018 in Community, Contributing Author, Faith, Unite, Build, Live

‘Just come on Friday afternoon with your kids. We’ll be there. Pull in!’ The ‘there’ was my house. I was overhearing my friend Carin inviting another mom, and her kids, to a mass play date that I’d be hosting. Later Carin half-laughed, half-apologized, because Gosh, she said, what was I thinking? It’s not my place […]

United in Presence United in Presence

Posted by Guest Blogger on August 2, 2018 in Community, Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

Say the words: “Damian Lillard’s buzzer beater” to any true Portland Trail Blazers fan and you will undoubtedly witness a wry smile spread across their face in less than .9 seconds. Give them another few seconds and I’m almost certain they would eagerly recite where they were, who they were with and describe the eerie […]

Together We Build Together We Build

Posted by Julie Widman on July 19, 2018 in Community, Faith, Julie Widman, Unite, Build, Live

As a 16 year old sophomore in high school I found myself in Mexico during spring break. I went to Mexico with my church’s youth group to build five houses with Amor Ministries. It was a week of sweat, tears, and joy to build a house for a very deserving family. Along with 100 other […]