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"The Stranger" Film Screening & Discussion

Immigration is one of the most complex and controversial issues of our time. Join us for a screening of “The Stranger” – a 40-minute documentary film that profiles three immigrant stories and includes interviews with local and national Christian leaders.

The Stranger seeks to mobilize evangelical Christians to respond to immigrants and immigrations policy in ways that are consistent with Biblical principles. This will be conveyed through highlighting biblical teaching related to...

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Posted by Justin Lopez

Another Chapter of SWITCH in the Books!

This summer, we held two different sessions of SWITCH for the first time ever, and we were overwhelmed by how many churches joined alongside each other to serve in the city of Austin and learn how to live on mission in their own cities.

Read our latest update, and hear about how God moved powerfully at SWITCH. 

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Posted by Justin Lopez

A World Series Dream Come True

For baseball players and coaches, there aren’t two better words than “World Series”.

That’s certainly the case for the players and coaches of RBI Austin – a program of the For the City Network – which is why they are still celebrating their first trip to the RBI World Series earlier this month.

Just four years after officially launching as an RBI program of Major League Baseball, the Junior Team made up of 13-15 year olds from Connally, Del Valle, McCallum, LBJ,...

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Posted by Justin Lopez

Remember that Gift Card Drive?

We had a Gift Card Drive for foster children and families on Easter Sunday 2013.

Over the past couple months, we finished giving them all out. And it was awesome. Read our latest update, and learn how to get involved with the Foster Care Initiative.

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Posted by Justin Lopez