33 | Richard Newby: Remembering Our Plans are in God's Hands

33 | Richard Newby: Remembering Our Plans are in God's Hands

I was getting restless in my job. My boss had offered me a yearly increase that I felt wasn’t proportional to the increase in responsibility I had taken on. So I started to look for new jobs.

32 | Mark Merling: Following God Where He Leads

32 | Mark Merling: Following God Where He Leads

Originally, I wasn’t that excited to come to Harvest Fairfax. My girlfriend at the time, now wife, Madison, was the reason I started coming to Harvest. I initially felt like I didn't have the chance to choose a church that I wanted to attend, but rather I had a church chosen for me. 

31 | Alex Meyer: Finding Christ in the Trenches of Motherhood

31 | Alex Meyer: Finding Christ in the Trenches of Motherhood

Alex was drowning in the demands, expectations and sacrifices as a new mom. Learn how the Lord met her in the trenches of motherhood and brought her into a new season of joy and her identity in Christ.

29 | Phil Simmons: Trusting God's Faithfulness and His Plan

29 | Phil Simmons: Trusting God's Faithfulness and His Plan

We were a thousand miles away from home and our families, our daughter had just been born, and I was suddenly without a job and church family. I was so discouraged that I swore I'd never go back to full-time ministry and resolved to find a regular day job and a local church I could simply join and volunteer at. But God convicted me that this wasn’t what He had in mind for me, and to trust Him in the process of pursuing another role in ministry.