Date Night Changed Our Mariage

Date Night Changed Our Mariage

If I had to look back over our marriage and point to one decision that changed the course of our lives, I would have to choose “Date Night.”Where It All StartedEarly on in our marriage—in the midst of crazy busyness—I went to my husband and made an appeal for a date...
Precept Study of Hebrews: Week 1

Precept Study of Hebrews: Week 1

https://256469dc8dd9b78e41a9-ba52a0b241f891ac68e37b761b226571.ssl.cf2.rackcdn.com/uploaded/p/0e9234256_1568297016_precept-hebrews-lesson-1.mp3 In the first week of the College Park Church Women’s Precept Ministries study of Hebrews, Diana Standridge gives an...
The Amazing Collection: Introduction

The Amazing Collection: Introduction

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2 Reasons to Broaden Your Friend Group in College

2 Reasons to Broaden Your Friend Group in College

While high school is often known as “cliché” because of the visible divides into friend groups, college is even more so. In college, there is even a menu of clichés for you be involved in.These groups are not all bad and can even be helpful as you’re trying to find...
Equip #42 – Practical Marriage

Equip #42 – Practical Marriage

In this episode of Equip, Pastor of Leadership Development Brad Merchant sits down with Dr. Owen Strachan, a speaker and Senior Fellow of the Council on Biblical Manhood & Womanhood. Together, they discuss practical ways to strengthen your...
September 11 Lament

September 11 Lament

Memorials matter. If you travel to Washington, D.C., visiting historic markers should be an important part of your trip. Whether it’s the memorial for Vietnam, World War II, the MLK statue, or the Lincoln monument, these locations mark the past and call us to...
Why Study Colossians?

Why Study Colossians?

The modern world has yet to lay its eyes upon the buried city of Colossae, located in what we now know as Turkey. Once a prominent city, hosting the king of Persia in pomp and circumstance, the city is now buried under barren terrain–the result of a devastating...
Light in Darkness: The Trent Story

Light in Darkness: The Trent Story

Perhaps you think you know the Tyler Trent story. During 2018, you heard his name echo across news outlets all over the nation. From ESPN to USA Today, everyone was talking about the crazy-passionate kid with cancer who loved sports and was blazing through life as he...
How We Found a Church Family

How We Found a Church Family

It was Mother’s Day of 2017 when my husband Augie and I first walked through the doors of College Park Church. After a six-year stint in Chicago, we had moved back to Indiana and were about to embark on the dreaded “church shopping” journey. College Park was much...
100 Questions to Ask Your Spouse

100 Questions to Ask Your Spouse

Who is picking up the kids? What are you doing tomorrow? Did you take the trash out? Are you making dinner yet? If we’re honest, our marriages tend to be so filled with transactional questions and answers that we leave little room for honest, heartfelt reflection on...