Archive for December 2007

Charitable Gift Funds

It’s year-end, and you might be thinking about how your family or company can make tax-efficient gifts to your favorite charities. As if the season weren’t busy enough, you’ve got to track down your favorite charities (and maybe some new ones) and get the checks postmarked no later than December 31. There’s a better way.…

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Nicely Wrapped Presents

This afternoon Stephanie commissioned me with overseeing the kids as they wrapped presents for Grandma & Grandpa—presents they picked out themselves at the Dollar Tree. Have you ever wrapped presents with children 10, 8, 6, and 4? I barely escaped getting wrapped myself! At one point, I was trying to gingerly coach Carly in the…

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Not-So-Silent Night

Join Access Church for a different kind of Christmas Eve, with a special message from Andy Stanley and some rockin’ Christmas tunes! Experience Not-So-Silent Night December 245:00 or 6:30pmat the University of North Florida. Childcare is provided for birth—age 5.Elementary-aged children are welcome in the service. Click here for directions.

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New Music Director

Jacksonville musician Darin Peckham has been playing guitar in our worship services since last spring. You can imagine how excited we were when Darin recently joined the Access team in a part-time role as music director! Darin’s responsibilities include lining up the band and the worship selection each Sunday. He also works with Rob Lott,…

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New Student Pastor

Access Church is excited to announce the newest addition to our staff! Brian Reese will be serving in the role of Student Pastor, working to lead middle- and high-school students into growing relationships with Jesus Christ. Brian will start in January. Brian and his fiancé, Jamie, are both from Sarasota, Florida and are excited about…

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Our Values

At Access Church, we have defined certain values which guide us as we pursue our mission to lead people into growing relationships with Jesus Christ. Biblical Authority—God has spoken to us through the Bible and we recognize it as the final authority for our lives. So first we ask, “Are our priorities consistent with scripture?”…

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Your RoadMap Pledge

I feel like we’ve talked about money a lot over the past couple of months. I don’t want to be the church that always talks about money. But at the same time, we have invested too much in Access to start coasting now. We want to face the new year strong. We’re committed to great…

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New Worship CD

Still looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Pick up a dozen of these bad boys on Sunday and make friends & family smile! Or, just be selfish and buy one for yourself. Either way, you’re gonna love this new worship CD from Access worship leaders Steve Fee, Todd Fields, Chrystina Fincher, and Eddie Kirkland. Recorded…

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Jingle Jam

UpStreet is throwing a Christmas party and you’re invited! This party will be like no other. It’s so huge and over-the-top it’s taken two Sundays to jam it all in! So, invite a bunch of grade K-5 friends to UpStreet with you on December 16. We’ll get started at 11:15am, and have an awesome show…

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