Go

Contact Us

  • Phone: 703.539.2393
  • Email: 
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 3560, Fairfax, VA 22038
  • Sunday Gatherings: Frost Middle School - 4101 Pickett Rd, Fairfax, VA 22032

 

 

Sojourn Blog

We (Still) Have a Problem

Posted by Justin Pearson on

I’ve been thinking about it all week. Thinking, reading, praying. Two more videos surfaced this week. One showing a woman calling the police on a black man, Christian Cooper, for asking her to put a leash on her dog and one showing the death of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, at the...

Continue reading…

Seasons of Need: How Remembering the Past Inspires Hope for the Future

Posted by Emily Jones on

In high school I bought the devotional “Streams in the Desert” by L.B. Cowman from the bookstore where I worked. Its words have encouraged me most when I’ve been in seasons of need these past 22 years. An underlined section from June 27 gives courage to my soul this week...

Continue reading…

Study Questions: Isaiah 41:1-10

Posted by Justin Pearson on

Hello Sojourners,I hope you are enjoying the beautiful weather today! As I mentioned in my sermon on Sunday, this coming week we have the joy of hearing Mark Mullery, a pastor at Redeeming Grace Church, preach on fear--an important topic any time, but especially right now.This will be a...

Continue reading…

God Our Banner: Look to the One Who Delivers Completely

Posted by Emily Jones on

Something strange happens when I join a Zoom call. My brain takes several minutes to focus and concentrate like it’s rebelling against the unnatural gathering. Trouble focusing has become the norm for me — a thought will flit into my mind like a hummingbird, insert its beak into...

Continue reading…

Study Questions | John 7:25-52

Posted by Justin Pearson on

Hello Sojourners,As we look ahead to Sunday we will be in John 7:25-52 with a focus on what Jesus says in v. 37-38. Here are some questions for you to consider as you study the text this week: Be reminded of the context of what is going on, where Jesus is, and who he is speaking to. What...

Continue reading…

Being Deliberate: Increasing in the Knowledge of God

Posted by Emily Jones on

“For though I am absent in body, yet I am with you in spirit, rejoicing to see your good order and the firmness of your faith in Christ” (Colossians 2:5, ESV).   A few days ago, I mentioned to a group of brothers and sisters that some of the people I connect with on video...

Continue reading…

My heart is heavy.

Posted by Justin Pearson on

The last few weeks have been challenging for our world and country. But the last few days have felt especially hard. I’ve been praying and processing. Wondering what to say and how to say it. I’m not sure I’ve figured that out yet, so bear with me for a longer note. On Thursday...

Continue reading…

Satisfying Comfort

Posted by Emily Jones on

How much will people change as the result of these past weeks? What will that change look like? A quick scroll through Twitter reveals heroic stories of profound generosity as well as distasteful tales of selfishly motivated actions. Change can bring out the best in some and the worst in others...

Continue reading…

Scattered and Connected

Posted by Edward Hunt on

Beloved, As we are together alone, I pray you are not allowing socially distancing to mean you are also being emotionally or spiritually distant from others. May we NOT drown in the sea of either self-pity or self-preservation.   Here are a few ways to engage community: Commune w/ the...

Continue reading…

Back to Top