– Pastor Brandon’s article from the September 2018 Newsletter “Don’t forget to ‘WIP’ your time!” That’s a funny little phrase that has made its way into normal conversations at our house. “WIP” stands for something like “work-in-process,” and at Hannah’s office they use the phrase to remind one another that when a particular task is […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the June 2018 Newsletter There are very few clocks in my house. In fact, I can only think of two, almost side by side on the ovens in kitchen. For whatever reason, there are two ovens in our kitchen, each with its own digital clock; so, effectively there is only […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the April 2018 Newsletter To the Church of God sojourning in Staunton, Swoope, Churchville, Deerfield, Grottoes, Raphine, Fishersville, and Waynesboro: Grace to you and peace from Almighty God through Jesus Christ be multiplied. Last summer, I spent some time reading letters written by early Christian leaders who lived during the […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the February 2018 Newsletter In just a few short weeks, Hannah and I will be welcoming a new little one into our family. Anticipation is building as we approach the due date. Is the baby a boy or a girl? We’ll find out soon. The first two were early arrivals, […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the December 2017 Newsletter “How’s the church doing?” As the lead pastor of New Life Church, I get asked that question quite often. I regularly find myself at different social events catching up with friends, family members, and acquaintances—people who care about me and our fellowship—and they want to know […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the September 2017 Newsletter In the beginning when God created man, he placed him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it. Then the Lord God said, “It is not good for man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.” And […]

– Virginia’s article from the September 2017 Newsletter Thank you for your support of the Kids ministry! I am so very thankful for being a part of God’s plan for this church and these kids. Thank you for the opportunity to go to camp for the third year. We had such a great time in […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the July 2017 Newsletter William will be four years old this month! Wow, I don’t even understand how this happens. The time has gone by so fast, and it’s been an adventure. I still remember the day when I finally stumped him. We were just getting into the stage where everything […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the April 2017 Newsletter A few weeks ago we introduced the song “Build Your Kingdom Here” to our congregation during our worship service. It has been one of my personal favorites over the last several years, and I am praying that it will bless, encourage, and challenge you as well. I […]