Community Dinners

Recorded messages from our monthly community dinner series

Hospitality: The Gospel Comes with a House Key

October 3, 2018 • Rosaria Butterfield

Rosaria is a tenured professor of English at Syracuse University and well-published author. She spoke at our community dinner on the subject of her latest book: “The Gospel Comes With a House Key: Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in Our Post-Christian World.”

Evangelism Training & Workshop

March 7, 2018 • Chase Gardner

Chase Gardner, Lead Pastor @ Emmaus Church in Asheville, leads over 180 attending in a workshop on evangelism during 2018 Mission Week - "Made for Mission"

Adoption/Foster Care: Theology & Practice

February 7, 2018

A discussion around adoption and foster care with a panel of participants including: - Matt Smith (Adoption parent) - Roddy Dinsmore (Adoption parent) - Tracy Trask (Orange County Social Services) - Deborah Cousins (Durham County Social Services) - Dennis and Lisa Baker (Director of the China program for Small World Adoption Agency) - Melissa Love (Durham GAL Supervisor) - "Guardian Ad Litem;" appointed by the court to investigate what solutions would be in the “best interests of a child.") - Megan and Jeff McArthur (Foster Care parents)

Pursuing Gospel Community In Our Multi-Ethnic World

November 1, 2017 • Chris Green

Chris Green, Associate Pastor at The Summit Church, spent some time with us to talk about race and diversity.

A Meaning Suffering Can't Take Away

Eccelesiastes • October 4, 2017 • Jay Thomas

Pastor Jay on suffering from the book of Ecclesiastes.