Jesus trades the rags of our pain for his healing life. Four Bent Tree family members share how they’ve found this to be true in their own lives.
I attended Joni and Friends family retreat with my son, Corey, who has autism and is intellectually disabled. He may have extra challenges to overcome in his daily life, but at the end of the day, he is just like any other 16-year-old boy. He loves to tease his sisters, and cleans out the fridge...
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At the Frisco campus, we've invited families to tell stories about God's work in their lives. Matt and Erin are members of Bent Tree Frisco. Both serve in the Marriage Ministry, and their family is actively involved in a LifeGroup. By Matt and Erin Baxter A silent struggle nearly...
At the Frisco campus, we've invited families to tell stories about God's work in their lives. Amber Beck shared with us this story, about the importance of community in the face of hardship. Bryce and Amber are members of Bent Tree Frisco. Amber serves in the Kids Ministry, Bryce serves in...
A new family moved in one street over from us, and came forward with a letter the husband received in the mail. It was an awful letter filled with hate, racism, and threatening words directed at his wife. They are a bi-racial couple; he is white and she is black.
We thought we knew about grace, forgiveness, and love — so how was it that after sixteen years of marriage were we ready to call it quits?
As I was waiting at the pediatrician office with my 15-year-old daughter, a mom with two little girls came in, the oldest stood close beside her. Miss Fiercely Independent immediately struck up a conversation with us, telling us her mom was a “really great mom.”
My eight- and nine-year-old kids are paying more attention to our conversations, observing more carefully the example of our living (for better and for worse), and processing it in conversations with their friends. Parenting is getting real!
Created with tremendous intentionality, you have a unique purpose for precisely this moment in history. You’re not random or a mistake. On the contrary, deliberate and valuable. In fact, there’s no one exactly like you.