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Jun 6 2018 God Has Been Faithful

Thailand Team Member

"My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing. If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and… More

Jun 3 2018 Team Arrives in Bangkok, Thailand!

Thailand Team Member

“The next time you’re tempted to boast, just say under your breath, ‘It’s not about me.’ Say it a dozen times a day. Say it when you wake up and go to sleep. When we keep track of the good we’ve done or love people with an agenda, it’s no longer love; it’s just a bunch of tickets. We can either keep… More

Apr 18 2018 What You Need to Know Before Talking About Race Part 3

Andrew Feil

Proximity and Race So far, we’ve looked at what we should learn about ourselves and about the idea of learning to listen to other people’s perspectives, but as we continue in our series on racial justice and racial reconciliation, I want to add in one more element that I think is essential as you… More

Apr 10 2018 Powers-Ginsburg Saturday Sports

The Well Video Team

Every weekend, people from The Well participate in Saturday Sports, a program through Every Neighborhood Partnership, that meets on local elementary school campuses. Through sports, crafts and hanging out with kids week to week, the hope of the gospel is spreading throughout our city. Take a look at… More

Mar 19 2018 What You Need to Know Before Talking About Race Part 2

Andrew Feil

Hearing Multiple Perspectives Coming from a very safe, comfortable white middle class evangelical culture, when I first heard people of color talk about race, privilege, American history (told from a very different vantage point), and even theological worldviews and pastors, I of course was put off… More

Feb 26 2018 What You Need to Know Before Talking About Race Part 1

Andrew Feil

The Importance of Discovering Your Own Ethnic Identity When you think about the “normal American,” what image comes into your mind? Who is a stereotypical American? What age are they? What gender? What size, hair or eye color? What language do they speak? What race are they? If you are a white… More

Jan 29 2018 An Open Letter to Pornography

Jennifer De La Cruz

Dear Pornography, I never personally knew you – it was my husband who introduced usFirst in a Fitness magazine, then in the rejection of my touchI always smelled your stenchMy own hands released the buttons of my wedding gownAn occasion meant for the fingers of my groomThat hotel pillow was not… More

Dec 11 2017 Porn Is Not Your Issue; It's Your Solution

Dave Obwald

I’m not sure how many times I have had this same conversation. A guy says, “Hey, I need to meet up with you,” and after a few minutes of awkward chitchat, something to this effect comes out: “Dave, I love God but I can’t stop looking at pornography.” First I smile inside because I know change is… More

Oct 23 2017 The Courting Game - Extended

The Well Video Team

Which couple knows each other the best? Stay tuned to this extended version of The Courting Game to find out. More

Oct 12 2017 Know Thy Neighbor

The Community Life Team

Our mission statement is: Helping people connect to God and to each other in every neighborhood. God wants to use your life to bring others to a fuller understanding of Him. You cross paths with people every day where you live, work and play, and God has uniquely created you and placed you to be… More