Today on the blog, Kirstin Yu, a Blackhawk Intern, reflects on her own faith journey and how there’s no such thing as a “boring” faith story. *** I was baptized in my freshman year of high school. It was a difficult decision for me to make for two reasons. The first: I was not a… Read More When our faith story feels unspectacular
Scott Lovelace grew up going to church, but walked away from God after high school. Nine years ago, Scott was faced with a major life change, and it was through this difficult season that he experienced the transformational love of Christ through Christian community.
This week’s post comes from one of our summer interns, Kirstin Yu. Kirstin is a gifted writer who has spent the summer sharing her beautiful gift with several of our teams. Today, Kirstin is reflecting on a portion of this past Sunday’s sermon. Enjoy! *** Since childhood, I’ve found Jesus to be a rather murky… Read More The Human Encounter
Prefer to read instead of watch? Here’s the transcript: My name is Julie, I’ve been coming to Blackhawk since 2006. When I was in my 30’s. I started attending Blackhawk and at that time I was still single, no kids, and a lot of my friends that I had been meeting were starting to… Read More Julie’s Story: One-to-One Care
Natalie and Rob’s financial life was changed by going through Financial Peace University. FPU helped them to get out of debt and start saving. When Rob lost his job, the principles they learned in FPU helped them stay afloat and move through that season with internal peace.
Video Transcript: Jon: I’m Jon. Rachael: And I’m Rachael. We have three girls, Addie, Taylor, and Lola. I became a Christian when I was very young– around six years old. My dad was a pastor. When I was about 10, we moved to Venezuela. My parents were missionaries there for about 35 years. And when… Read More Wanta’s Story: Putting the Pieces Back Together
Video Transcript: I came to Blackhawk because I moved in with my daughter after my divorce. They were members at Blackhawk Fitchburg. They invited me along, and I went, and I really liked going there. I feel like it’s a family there. My whole life I have felt not good enough. I didn’t grow up with… Read More Lynda’s Story: Finding Unconditional Love