When the Path Seems Pointless – Matthew 14:22-36

This is the seventh and final message in our sermon series, The Faith-FULL Life. Listen here: Just a few weeks ago, a 23-year-old Canadian woman drove her car straight into a bay on Lake Ontario. Since it was a dark and rainy night, so she was paying especially close attention to her GPS. Thankfully, she…

Property Details

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION 3544 South Chestatee Street, Dahlonega Parcel number: 081 011 Tax district: county Millage rate:  22.774 Acres 9.00 Assessed value: $231,000 TRANSACTIONS Last Sale Price: $750,000 in 2008 Bank Foreclosure Price: $315,000 in 2014 Contract Price: $220,000 OTHER Re-zoning application: B2 City annexation application: yes Metes and bounds has been submitted and accepted by…

The “Ground for Grace” Initiative

By God’s grace, Creekstone is under contract for 9 acres of property on Highway 60/3544 South Chestatee St., across from Achasta and next door to River Knoll. Just imagine. We have the privilege and opportunity to secure land upon which the gospel may have generational influence in our community and around the world! These are exciting…

“Facing the Furnace” – Daniel 3

This is message #6 is our sermon series, The Faith-FULL Life. Notes: I have a concern for my children. That concern is that they be prepared to navigate life as disciples of Jesus in a post-Christian culture where their voice will increasingly be the minority. I don’t want them to be shocked, nor do I…

“The God Who is Able” – Judges 7 (audio & notes)

This is message #5 is our sermon series, The Faith-FULL Life. By the late 1930s and early 40s, Europe was hopeless. In the face of the German war machine under Adolf Hitler, it was becoming clear that his advances to capture the continent could not be held off, much less pushed back. Then, the United…

The Faith to Let Go – Exodus 2 (audio & notes)

This is message #4 in our sermon series, The Faith-FULL Life. In December of 2005, Tracinda Foxe’s apartment building in the Bronx caught on fire. With flames quickly engulfing her third floor bedroom, Tracinda, holding her one-month old son, was forced to contemplate the unthinkable. Felix Vazquez, a Housing Authority employee and catcher on a…

The Rumor is True

Yes, the rumor is true. Creekstone is under contract for a 9 acre tract of property (which includes a home on a full basement) on Highway 60/Chestaee Street, across from Achasta and next door to River Knoll (on the GA 400 side). A bank owned foreclosure, the selling price is $220,000. This means that we could move…

A Mother’s Day Tribute to My Wife

This post comes with a sap warning. It could get sticky.   Dearest Kristy, If there is one person in the world whom I could choose as the mother of my children, it would be you. Since the odds on something like that happening are longer than winning a $500 million lottery, the only explanation…

“Out of the Harbor” – Genesis 12:1-9 (sermon audio & notes)

This is message #3 in our sermon series, The Faith-FULL Life. In 1620, the Mayflower left the safety of an English harbor and set sail for the New World. There were compelling reasons to board, including the promise of a new life of freedom for this band of religious non-conformists whom we call Pilgrims. But…