Church Planting

Revelation 7:9-10 describes heaven as “a great multitude that no one could number, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and languages” worshiping Jesus together. It is our...
Have you ever heard the saying, “Give a man a fish, feed him for a day; teach a man to fish, feed him for a lifetime”? In a way...
As you’ve been hearing over the past several weeks, we are well into the process of bringing on two internal elders to help provide a next level of wisdom,...
What does it mean for Storyline’s missions to be “across the street and across the sea”? Acts 1:8 is one of the most oft-quoted verses regarding God’s call for...
This summer, we are opening someone else’s mail. We are studying 1 Timothy, a letter that was written 2000 years ago by a Jewish mentor named Paul, a pastor...
At Storyline, we’ve committed to linking arms with other churches for a goal that is bigger than building up our own programs and events. You’ve heard us say, “We’re...
Denver, Colorado, ranks among the top 15 cities in America for post-Christian thinking. To put it plainly, people in the Mile High City aren’t running to the Bible when...
You probably have noticed that preachers come in all shapes and sizes. There are big, gregarious, sweaty foreheaded preachers. There are short, slim, soft-spoken preachers. There are creative preachers...
What has taken place with Storyline is nothing short of miraculous. Two years ago, this church was just an idea. A few of us gathered in hopes of planting...
At Storyline, we believe that church membership is not only biblical, but it is wonderfully counter-cultural. Commitment is a low commodity in our neck of the woods and we...
Writing Down The Dream In 1936, an English Professor named J.R.R. Tolkien grudgingly graded a stack of student essays. Suddenly, a picture popped into his head. Before it was...
Unlike most church plants, Storyline Fellowship enjoyed a running start. We didn’t begin with zero. We were handed remarkable resources, prayer, and protection. This all came through our Sending...
You may have seen the new Storyline sign on your morning commute! On the corner of 86th and Indiana sits 11 acres of land now claimed as the future...
This Friday night, May 20, our team is hosting a night of gratitude for the servants at Storyline. We have super fun stuff planned. We have much up our...
One of our core values at Storyline is teamwork. We believe that we can get more done together than we could ever accomplish alone. For this reason, we build...
Genesis 35:3b – “He has been with me everywhere I have gone.” In my Life Journaling a few weeks ago, the Lord gave me this verse, and I scribbled...
I’m Humiliated, and Invigorated, By Fundraising. Fundraising is an absolute necessity in my world of church planting. When I stepped away from a large church with a large budget,...
As Ben shared recently, a church is not a building—it’s a tribe of people. After almost three months into this church-planting endeavor, we’re acutely aware of this fact with...
This week, Storyline Fellowship launched a 10-week test-run of Home Groups. This is our first go-round, so we stand ready to work out the kinks. In these small ministry...
Deep inside every one of us is the desire to know the reason for our existence. It’s why Rick Warren has sold more than 30 million copies of his...
Editor’s note: Over the next few weeks, we’ll take a look at the four core values of Storyline Fellowship: Relational Evangelism, Authentic Community, Intentional Bible Training and Teamwork. Join...
This week, our family enjoyed a brief devotional time before the kids sprinted out the door to school. The reading was entitled “Planting the Right Seeds,” and the first...
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be part of a new church? Particularly one that meets in a school? Take a look at this time lapse video...
No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love him (1 Cor.2:9). This past Sunday was a dream...
So, what is Storyline Fellowship all about? What matters to us? What are we serious about? William Shakespeare once wrote, “All the world’s a stage, and all men and...