May 4th, 2016

We Met at Ecclesia: Jonathan and Sue

Ecclesia is a place where people can form Godly, life-changing relationships. Jonathan and Sue met at Ecclesia. Independently they were asked to write about their relationship. This is their story. JONATHAN COLUNGA: Sue and I met while serving on separate weekends on the Parking team. Sue’s cheerful demeanor and friendliness made quite an impression on […]

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March 30th, 2016

Truths In Tension

Truths in Tension Jesus is described as first and last, a lion and the lamb, a servant and a king. The Kingdom He proclaimed was filled with apparent contradictions and paradoxes and sometimes the commands he gave even seemed to oppose each other. For the next 5 weeks, we will seek to understand how to […]

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March 24th, 2016

Rooted: Practicing Spiritual Disciplines

“I will be more patient!!!” No matter how hard we try forcing ourselves to be patient, joyful or kind it never quite works. The Bible calls these behaviors “Fruit of the Spirit” and for good reason because – as we all know – the best way to grow good fruit starts with healthy roots. Spiritual […]

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February 25th, 2016

We Met at Ecclesia: Matthew and Kat

Ecclesia is a place where people can form Godly, life-changing relationships. Kat Miller and Matthew Schulert met at Ecclesia. Independently they were asked to write about their relationship. This is their story. KAT MILLER: Matt and I started serving together on the Welcome Team in 2010. The Parking Team, to be specific. Parking Team Awesome […]

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February 17th, 2016

When Dreams Die

I arrived in Los Angeles about four years ago. I was two years post-film school with two worthy scripts under my belt, and my wife and I moved here to chase “the Hollywood dream.” Four years later it’s still that ­– a dream. After a dozen reads, one meeting and a whole lot of dead leads, […]

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February 15th, 2016

February 2016 Town Hall

At our regular Town Hall forums the church leadership gives an update on the state of things and in turn Ecclesians ask questions, raise concerns and share their opinions. The February 2016 Town Hall covered: Elder Nominations How to Join a Lead Team Census Presentation 2016 Points of Emphasis Q & A Watch the whole […]

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February 4th, 2016

We Met at Ecclesia: Cortney & Havilah

Ecclesia is a place where people can form Godly, life-changing relationships.  Havilah Giannetta (left in the above picture) and Cortney Matz (right) met at Ecclesia. Independently they were asked to talk write about their relationship. This is their story. CORTNEY MATZ: I think I met Havilah at least twice before really knowing her. Once at church […]

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January 21st, 2016

#Unusual Sunday

On Sunday February 14,  Ecclesia will exercise together the practices of incarnation living; proximity, generosity, and bravery.   The challenge of LA Marathon route means there will be NO SERVICE SUNDAY FEBRUARY 14. However, it gives us the opportunity to do something different as a church that is still consistent with our values of disciple […]

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