Feed Your Spirit.

Through the course of your days, it can be hard to stay focused on what’s really important. This blog is here to help you remember. Here, you’ll find sermon summaries; enjoy others’ testimonies of what God has done in their lives; and find inspiration from the leadership team, ministry partners, and people just like you.

Enemies of the Heart

In Andy Stanley’s book, Enemies of the Heart: Breaking Free from the Four Emotions that Control You, he discusses four emotions that can trap us and rob us of healthy relationships with ourselves, one another, and the Lord. He describes these four emotions in terms of...

read more

What is Your BEST Habit?

Odds are, you know your bad habits. As soon as you stop to think about it for a moment, you can dredge up all the bad habits you’ve ever had, from addictions to nervous behaviors to time-wasters. So often in Christianity, we focus on what we need to fix. Sometimes,...

read more

Where You Are Planted Matters

Driving through the Hill Country surrounding Austin provides an interesting botanical experience. There are beautiful meadows (or at least medians and shoulders of the road), filled with bluebonnets, Indian paintbrushes, and other gorgeous wildflowers. There are rocky...

read more

New Sermon Series: Planted

For several weeks, we’ve devoted our services to examining the gifts of the Holy Spirit and how the Lord works in and through us. The motivation for all Spiritual Gifts is love: Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I have become...

read more

Faith and Favor

In just a couple of weeks, we’re having our preview service for a brand new Church - 5twelve City Church in downtown Austin. Better yet, we have a venue - the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center! Thank you so much for praying with us through the struggle of finding a home....

read more


I'm excited to share with you our philosophy of ministry and volunteerism, for this is a volunteer organization. Yes, we have a core of paid individuals who are organizing things right now, and there's a Biblical precedent for that, but we...

read more