As a small boy I was spellbound by the night sky. Late one November evening, while staying at a friend’s cabin, tucked in the woods of Massachusetts, my friend and I stumbled through the dark pine trees and made our way to a wooden dock reaching out into the nearby… read more →
Based on Patrick Knable’s brief message on Reformation Sunday, 2017. At Veritas we have always valued church history so we want to celebrate an anniversary. Today is traditionally known as Reformation Sunday and you may be looking forward to Tuesday as Halloween, but October 31st is also Reformation Day. This… read more →
The word of God is not a magic formula for getting God to comply with your wishes, but is a really good way to submit your “best way” to His perfect way, being all the while transformed more and more into His character.
When Charles and I found out we were pregnant with Lawson, our two year old, I was terrified. The overwhelming and everlasting burden of parenting weighed on me. I became acutely aware of all my flaws and limitations as a person. I could not imagine how I was going to… read more →
It’s always a gift to realize how restoring a trashy back lot into a beautiful mini-park reminds us of God at work in our hearts, restoring and renewing.
Hosted by Pastor Nick Nye, “The Vox Veritas” is a fun and engaging podcast that covers topics you don’t get to unpack during Sunday gatherings. The podcast regularly features the voice of people in the Veritas family. Be prepared to hear from people you already know and from those you’ve never met.
It’s impossible to love someone without seeking to know them. There nothing more important or practical to your life than your belief about God.
The team’s main task is to explore existing ministries on the ground with the aim of identifying those that Veritas can work with long-term. In addition to providing immediate relief to physical and other needs to refugees, Veritas wants to be a part of that far-reaching, long-lasting work of making disciples who will make disciples. Pray that the team will be guided to a ministry with this same vision, and that together we can accomplish this task.
The hope in creating a group for the homeless was to offer what others more easily get out of community group–accountability, fellowship, discipleship, growth. But since the group has taken off, the co-leaders Joel Franck and Kelly Coville have observed special characteristics that this group displays, perhaps more powerfully than any other community group at Veritas: authenticity, hunger for God’s Word, and true accountability.
Service and mercy coordinators at Veritas agree that our neighborhoods need the church to be engaged for the long-haul.