Is God Biased Toward the Poor?

January 23, 2017

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The Scriptures are full of stories about God’s heart for the poor. Does this mean, however, that God shows favoritism to those that are in poverty? Ronald Sider posits that while God has equal love for all people, he is not neutral in his passionate advocacy for those that are poor. He states, “God, however, […]

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Totally Uncomfortable and Fully Alive

January 20, 2017

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I have never been more uncomfortable, and I have never felt more alive. As it turns out, God is using tension to show me something rather beautiful in the midst of brokenness. Two years ago, I got a call from my friend, Darren, which completely changed the trajectory of my life and ministry. Darren is a […]

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A Word From the Chairman of the Board at Center City Church

March 21, 2016

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On behalf of the Board of Directors of Center City Church, I want to express our sincere excitement and support of the newly signed lease at the Movement Center. This leads toward Center City Church renovating the warehouse space into a multiple purpose venue that will be home to both corporate worship gatherings and UrbanPromise […]

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Faithful in the Monotony

March 16, 2016

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I get bored really easily. Conversely, I’m like many of you – drawn to the excitement of vision and new things. However, I’m realizing that most of my life is played out in the “in between moments.”I can’t think of many deeply meaningful things in my life that have come to pass quickly. Marriage. Kids. […]

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Center City Church Signs Lease at West Side’s Movement Center

March 8, 2016

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Today was one of the most exciting days in the life of our church family. After six years of meeting at Elizabeth Traditional Elementary School, we have officially agreed on all terms to join a collaborative project on the West Side of Uptown Charlotte. See below for more details: CENTER CITY CHURCH JOINS SEVERAL NON-PROFITS AT […]

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Lent 2016 – A Letter to Our Church Family

February 10, 2016

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Center City Family –  A season of prayer and fasting begins today as we are now moving into a season on the church calendar called Lent. This is a forty day journey in which we will join churches across the world as we prepare our hearts to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus on Easter Sunday. […]

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Family Dinner Groups

January 21, 2016

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Originally posted on Joseph Phillips:
(Below is a letter I wrote to our church about something we’re starting this year. It’s something I’m really excited about.) CENTER CITY CHURCH, As you’ve probably heard by now, we’re starting something in February that is going to be a major part of what we do at Center City in…

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