Introducing new blogger Andrew Munneke! Andrew is the pastor of The Hill Church in Fayetteville, Ark., a church plant that was launched in January 2014.
By Lee Kemp This past weekend 1,800 people came to partner with many local churches in Fort Smith for the Acts 1:8 One Day Mission Trip. We saw 67 people pray to receive Christ on Saturday! I wanted to take a moment and just share four quick highlights of what I saw God do in… Continue reading Heart transformations in Fort Smith
By Lee Kemp This summer Forefront hosted “Summer Fun Days” at Timberline Apartments to make a positive impact on kids who would otherwise spend the summer alone. Monday through Wednesday we would meet from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. In the morning we played games, sang songs, made crafts, and told Bible stories. After we… Continue reading Thoughts on faith and our daily bread
Guest blogger Nicole Hutcheson, a college student who attends Forefront Church in Fort Smith, shares her testimony after serving in Southeast Asia through Nehemiah Teams.
By Lee Kemp Since I returned home from Wyoming, I have found myself refreshed and renewed in my commitment to see God move through me and Forefront Church. (Checkout last week’s post to see how God moved during our trip!) I think that is how almost everyone feels after a productive time on a mission trip… Continue reading Reflections from a week WITH the Arapaho Tribe
By Lee Kemp This week Forefront Church is in Riverton, Wyoming! We are ministering to the Northern Arapaho, one of the last critically unreached Native American tribes. Grand Avenue Baptist Church in Fort Smith has come here for the last five years, but this year we (Forefront) and Palestine Baptist Church in Greenwood, Ark., have joined… Continue reading God is still on the move
By Lee Kemp My family just had pictures made, and it made me think of authenticity. You might look at our family photo and think “Aw what a cute family!” but when we took these photos, I was threatening my kids to behave so that they would look nice! We—church planters—care about image just like… Continue reading The struggle is real to be authentic