This letter was released to Veritas Community Church members from Lead Pastor Nick Nye and the elder council at the beginning of July.
Pastor Wes Thompson talks about the drug epidemic in Ohio and how the local church can offer hope because of what Jesus has done. Thompson expounds on Refuge Coaching, where men from the church form intentional friendships with those in phase three of recovery at the Refuge. These men serve as financial and life coaches to offer support, resources, and advise.
Pastor Scott Hambrick reflects on grace in this devotional called “Summer Reflections.” The grace that God gives transforms us so that we can offer that same grace to others. This means we should forgive others when they hurt us deeply, over and over.
From now on, Hari will be providing updates via this same blog regarding Veritas and Sojourn relief efforts. Funds have already begun to be channeled to Hari (the fruit of which you will see in his first post), and we hope in the future, to send teams which Hari will lead in this long-term work.
Rachel Herman wanted to do missions in India but circumstances threw her some curveballs. She was stuck in Ohio, asking herself “What do I do with my life?” She decided to make the best of her clean-slate summer and serve the kids who lived in the Milo Grogan neighborhood by the building where Veritas Short North gathers.
Garrison Greene reflects on mission in this devotional called “Summer Reflections.” Mission has become a part of our nature as followers of Jesus, woven into the fabric of everyday life. Here are some reminders on what it looks like to live in step with the gospel of grace and the great commission.
There has been a whirlwind of activity happening in Columbus. Check out this video to hear Pastor Nick Nye summarize what’s been going on and how we can continue serving our city.
Pastor Geoff Davis reflects on community in this devotional called “Summer Reflections.” At the core of our Christian identity is reality that we are no longer orphans or strangers, but beloved children in God’s family.
Pastor Ryan Stanley reflects on God’s love in this devotional called “Summer Reflections.” His love is steadfast like the tide. Never taking a break.
Summer service is all about relationships. The community wants to know “Who is Veritas?” Let’s show them.