Stories

  • April 29, 2019

    Sharing God’s Promises in Grief

    Three months before the Orlando nightclub shooting in June 2016, Magda experienced profound sadness and felt an urgency to pray.

    Magda is a member of Iglesia Cristiana Reformada Comunidad de Fe Poinciana, a Resonate Global Mission church plant located an hour South of Orlando. Unable to explain the pain she felt, Magda began fervently praying and reading Scripture. She asked her church family to pray for her.

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  • April 23, 2019

    A Church Like Us

    "There are so many needs in our community. We want to be that voice—that shining light on the top of the hill. We're willing to do the work. We're willing to do whatever it takes to glorify the name of Jesus Christ," said José, a member of Iglesia Cristiana Reformada Comunidad de Fe Poinciana in Poinciana, Florida. 

    "I think this city needs a church like us," said pastor Karlos Palacios. Here's a glimpse of how this Resonate church plant is empowering leaders, meeting needs in the community, and glorifying the name of Jesus Christ.

     

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  • April 18, 2019

    Finding Life in Balloons

    Luis had planned to end his life the night before his classes were scheduled to start, but then a room full of balloons caught his eye. He found himself at a meeting for Resonate partner InterVarsity Christian Fellowship led by CRC campus minister Kendall Everett on the campus of William Patterson University in New Jersey.

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  • February 14, 2019

    On Mission 14: Karlos Palacios

    "They are not waiting for the pastor to tell them what they have to do," said Rev. Karlos Palacios, pastor of Iglesia Cristiana Reformada Comunidad de Fe Poinciana, a Resonate church plant in Florida. As a bivocational pastor, he has learned to empower the leaders in his congregation.

     

     

     

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  • January 10, 2019

    Preschoolers Are Bringing More Families to Church

    When children start school in Lake Worth, Fla., many are already academically behind. So, Sunlight Community Church of Lake Worth launched a preschool—and it’s having a surprising effect on the growth of their church.

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