The Secret to Being Less of a Mess…

A contrarian goes against the current. They buy when everybody else is selling and they sell when everybody else is buying.  They beat to a different drum, take the road less traveled, and make good decisions at less popular times. Jesus Christ was a contrarian and true Christianity is contrarian as well!  The premise of religion and all religious leaders …

Be Like Steve!

If you’ve been going to New Community for a while… you know our “special sauce.” It’s our DNA and what makes our church go. For those who don’t know, we call it the BIG 3 and our goal as a church is to “lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ by creatively designing environments that encourage and equip …

Build A Wall

Your identity or view of yourself can be compared to a ladder, and at some point in our life, we decide to lean the ladder of our identity of who we are against a wall we hope will support it. Culture tells us that we can build that wall from what we do, what we accomplish, what we have, our position …

Believe Anyway?

Growing up, my aunt Dorothy would always give my sister and I books to read for Christmas. I’m sure I got other stuff from her as well, but to this day I remember the Encyclopedia-like children’s books that were waiting for us under the tree! My favorite author by far was Hans Christian Andersen, the Danish author who wrote fairy …