Jesus Changes Everything: Rachel Gibson
"If I could tell other students anything, it would be that they have a Father that loves them…" Rachel's difficult experience with her own father has given her a heart to communicate the love of God the Father to others, including orphans and those who may not know the love of an earthly father.
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Love Where You Are: Hope Southern Indiana Block Parties
Located on the edge of a public housing community in New Albany, Hope Southern Indiana is a social service ministry that serves five counties in the region. Neighborhood groups in the area come alongside Hope to host block parties for the people in Hope's neighborhood. These block parties are a great way to interact with and get to know the community.
Love Where You Are: Bardstown Police
"How do you give back to somebody who gives so much to protect you every day?" A neighborhood group in Bardstown decided they wanted to love where they are by serving dinner to the Bardstown Police.
Community Transformation House Build
This summer, hundreds of volunteers worked together to bring renewal to struggling communities in West and South Louisville, rebuilding rundown homes and integrating families into the neighborhood with a missional mindset.
Love Where You Are: Aleisha & Ryan Bixler
Aleisha and Ryan Bixler don’t think of their time as their own, but as God’s time. In his job as a teacher, Ryan tries to be a positive role model and a picture of Jesus to his students. As Aleisha homeschools their kids, she works to set an example for them of following God every day, not just on church days.
Renaissance Church was planted in Harlem in 2014. Lead Pastor Jordan Rice shares the vision behind Renaissance, saying, “The most rewarding part is to see people actually understand and take hold of the Gospel for themselves, personally, and realize what God has done for them through Jesus Christ.
Who Is CIY?
Christ in Youth (CIY) is an organization that helps produce Bible + Beach and the Believe Conference, events that have an incredible impact on our students every year. They also produce dozens of similar events that take place all across the country.
Refuge Louisville is one of our mission partners. Refuge exists to mobilize the Church to bring holistic change to bless the nations. This ministry is calling on God to equip His Church throughout Louisville to love and serve the thousands of refugees in our communities.
Emmanuel Music Video
This original song written by our worship team declares that in our darkness, fears, and questions, we have a gracious invitation to cry out to Jesus.
I Have A Plan For You
Sophie St. Martin is a rower for the University of Louisville. While she was in high school, Sophie faced an extremely traumatic situation. But through reading God’s Word and being able to lean on other believers, she knows God has a plan for her and has been able to grow in her faith.
Audience of One
"This whole year has been about sacrificing and learning that it’s not about me." When Trey Lewis transferred to the University of Louisville to play his final year of college basketball, he didn’t know that he and his teammates’ season would be cut short. Even through the disappointment, Trey is able to look back and see how God has used this opportunity for good.
An Odd Blessing
L.J. Scott is a running back for the University of Louisville football team. L.J. shares how he learned a powerful lesson about forgiveness from his father—in a very unexpected way.
"My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience." - James 1:2-3 (NKJV)