The Well Blog
Giving. This should be easy. Time. Talent. Treasure. I’ve got this. Or so I thought.
A brief search on the meaning of giving reveals the same idea wherever you look: the transfer of something without the expectation of receiving something in return. Sounds about right and even sounds biblical…
Fresno is a city of 525,000 residents. Incorporated in 1885, it started as a small railroad stop and slowly grew to a small town. After WWII, it really went on a growth spurt, quadrupling in its geographical footprint and swelling from 125,000 residents to its current population. That’s a lot of…
I have seen the hand of God move in this process in such a miraculous way that makes me wonder if this is how Moses felt when God parted the Red Sea. It is clear where He is leading us and now it is our responsibility to follow. - Brad Bell, Directional Leader
Choose a night and enjoy some…
As a new believer I remember being told to listen for “the still small voice” of God (1 Kings 19:11-12, NKJV). Looking back over the past six years since coming to faith, I can remember very specific times when my actions and choices were based on following that very advice, whether it came from…
The Well Video Team
Better late than never, it's the 2017 Flopfest for new male staff. You do not want to miss this cringeworthy belly flop contest.
Brad Bell and Shea Sumlin
After much prayer, Pastor Shea Sumlin and his family are following God's call to move to Texas. We will greatly miss him around here but wish him well in his new endeavor.
Guatemala Team Member
Hola from Magdalena, Guatemala!
The Guatemala team is doing so well, all praise to God! I have loved watching my team constantly encourage one another. Through them I’m getting such a clear picture of what Proverbs 27:17 means. I am watching iron sharpen iron.
I personally have also felt so…
Ukraine Team Member
The Ukraine team finally made it into the country on Sunday July 1, after three days of travel. We hit an unexpected bump in the road when we missed our flight from London to Ukraine. But the LHR airport was very accommodating and provided us with a hotel, meals, and transportation to and from the…
Costa Rica Team Member
My first week of this Exposure Trip was not what I was expecting. I came in with the mindset that I was here to help these people; I did not think the opposite would happen.
God really challenged me to be still and watch as He was working. Initially, I was worried about being placed at women’s…
We had so much fun at Summerpalooza VBS this year! From getting soaked to doing crafts to learning Bible stories to getting to know each other in our small groups, we didn't want it to end.