[vc_video link='https://vimeo.com/257790760']   I was working out and lifting some weights over my head when I heard my shoulder pop. I dropped the weights and realized something bad happened. They did an x-ray. I had a second-grade AC Separation, which means my collarbone where attached to my...

This year, I joined Valley Creek’s Leadership Academy (VCLA). During VCLA, I experienced a moment of profound personal change while on a mission trip to India. We were there to serve, but my whole perspective was changed through the relationships I formed, the culture differences I...

I’ve been shy for most of my life. Like, painfully shy. When I entered a room, I hoped that I wouldn’t be noticed so that I wouldn’t have to interact with people. I avoided situations that called for interaction because of this and, even though...

[vc_video link='https://vimeo.com/290136404']   I spent most of my life in and out of church.  Belief in God had its’ moments in my life, but I could never let go of control.  I was always thankful to God, but looking back at it, I don’t know if I meant it...

About a year and a half ago, I started really digging in to God’s word and trying to understand more about my identity and the relationship I could have with Him. I had no idea that He was ready to transform my life! Shortly after that,...

I've attended church for as long as I can remember. Off and on really, sometimes more off than on, but that's neither here nor there. Since my oldest was born, I've been a solid church attendee and leader. Volunteered, was there if the doors were...

I struggled with feelings of inadequacy and insecurities all of my life. I remember being chosen to do things in school, and my first thoughts were always, why me? The thoughts of I'm not good enough, I'm not important, or I have no value, would...

My story is about how God transformed my view of myself and my view of Him through my relationship with my soon-to-be husband. I had grown up in the church and around the church but never was fully invested, I just listened to what everyone told me the...

In January 2001, I was rushed to the hospital unexpectedly. After many tests and anxious waiting, I learned the devastating news – I had leukemia. One of my relatives is a pastor and, as I laid in that hospital bed surrounded by loved ones in...

God took me on quite an EPIC journey this summer! I had the privilege of serving as a host at a week-long kids journey at our church called EPIC. From the moment I said yes to the invitation to serve in this role, I started...