Cal Jernigan – Lead Pastor At the end of every year the Miriam Webster Dictionary determines a” word of the year.” They choose the word based on the number of times it was looked up.

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Cal Jernigan – Lead Pastor How often in your life do you have an experience that is totally unlike any other experience you have ever had in your life? I just had one of these experiences last week. I am anxious to tell you about it.

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Cal Jernigan – Lead Pastor This evening, my wife and I and a handful of close friends attended a local performance of A Christmas Carol. The storyline of this Dicken’s classic is something I have come to love over the years and I have seen quite a few renditions of it. My family even shares […]

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Cal Jernigan – Lead Pastor How well can you keep a secret? Usually, if you can keep a secret you are considered virtuous and to be complimented. Not always.

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Cal Jernigan – Senior Pastor “And be grateful.” These are the last three words of Colossians 3:15. While they are powerful words, they are words easier said than done. Why? Because expressing gratitude takes time.

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Cal Jernigan – Lead Pastor I am writing this post from the land of Israel/Palestine, very near the Sea of Galilee. I have come here, yet again, with a group of folks from Central. Our goal is to discover the wonders of this ancient land and to deepen our understanding of the current reality of […]

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Cal Jernigan – Lead Pastor Listen to me! LISTEN TO ME!

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Cal Jernigan – Senior Pastor Recently a number of our Senior Staff members read together the book Onward by Howard Shultz. It is the story of how Starbucks reinvented itself as a result of the economic crisis that began in early 2008. Business as usual was no longer the usual business. If Starbucks failed to […]

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