My Darkest Moment

It was at his darkest moment, in 2012, sitting in his driveway that Barry realized something needed to change. With tears rolling down his cheeks, he cried out to God; begging Him to change his life and to reveal Himself.

April 21st, 2017   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

God Keeps His Promises

Shawn has a desire to reach the world, and that world has come to Los Angeles. From the moment he accepted God’s call on his life to plant a church, Shawn knew that he wanted to plant a multi-cultural, multi-generational, multi-socioeconomic church.

March 9th, 2017   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

Launch Sunday Makes an Impact

What an amazing weekend we had all across the US and in Canada! Great teams were put on the field and God did amazing things. At the very heart of each CityReach Church is a call and passion to reach people who find themselves far from God.

September 21st, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

Passion Ignited at Death’s Fingertips

The first time, Delroy was visiting his friend’s apartment when a colleague pulled out a gun and demanded a shoot-out. Delroy, afraid of what might happen to him, cried out to God.

September 2nd, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

The Steadfast Dream

The call to reach the one definitely resonates with me. It reminds me of the parable of the lost sheep. The shepherd had 100 sheep. When one got lost, he left the 99 to go find that one. The challenge in the city is that there are far more than one that are lost.

August 12th, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

Why We Plant Churches – by Brian Bolt

Church planting is all about reaching that one person that needs to hear the hope of the gospel message. We look at a new church plant and we see opportunity and possibility. We believe that lives will be saved as people meet Jesus Christ.

August 10th, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

From Homeless and Hopeless to Preaching and Planting

A Miami native, Ray Holsemback grew up in a foster home and struggled with abuse, insecurity, and a lack of confidence. At 18, Ray aged out of foster care, but kept with him the feelings of insecurity and rejection.

August 5th, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

Back to Ashland

We connected so much to CityReach and the vision of reaching the unchurched and the dechurched. We love getting outside of the four walls of the church and actually reaching the one!

July 25th, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

The Unlikely Pastor

“Lord, I’ll do anything you want me to do, but please do not ask me to be a pastor or a missionary.” These were the words that Russ Cambria spoke to God several years ago on his way home from work one day.

July 21st, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :

A Power Stronger Than Evil

My family background was pretty rough and I experienced a lot of problems. I now use my experiences as a means to communicate the reality of evil and – more importantly – the power of the gospel to change people.

July 19th, 2016   -  Section : Church Plants, StoriesSECTION FOR :