Archive for February 2009

Evaluating Access

Today I was reviewing my notes from last year’s n*rich, an annual gathering of North Point Strategic Partnership staff. During one of the sessions, David McDaniel laid out some best practices for strategic partnerships. He said the best partnerships: 1. Have the best staff teams and volunteer teams.2. Have instilled a culture of generosity.3. Assimilate…

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Right Where You Are

Standing on a hillside, Jesus gave the followers who had assembled to hear him a unique label. A label that would explain what their purpose was for being on this earth, and one that is as applicable to his followers today as it was then. Discover what that label is and how it impacts how…

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February Giving Update

Thanks to your generous giving yesterday, it appears that Access has met our giving budget for the month—again! This is such an encouragement as we move ahead with great hopes for 2009! In addition to our regular offerings, we received a substantial gift from a local foundation that believes in our strategy of creating irresistible…

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With All My Heart

This past Sunday I had the opportunity to share my gratitude to the wonderful people who have helped make Access Church a success. The last two years have been amazing! We are so excited to celebrate this anniversary, and it represents a whole new era in the life of our church. If you’ve prayed for…

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Got Salt?

A new series launches this Sunday at Access Church! Andy Stanley will be presenting, “On Location,” a great series about the role God intends for you to play right where you are: at work, school, and home. We’ll begin by looking a story in the Old Testament that is striking in its depiction of society…

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Celebrating Two Years in Jacksonville!

Wow, can you believe it? Sunday, March 1, will mark our two-year anniversary! To celebrate God’s goodness to our young church, we’ll have a few fun elements on March 1. Show up 15 minutes early to enjoy some extra music from Tenth Avenue North—Waumba Land and UpStreet will be opening at 10:10am. Stay after worship…

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