Advent 2015: Christ

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This Advent season, we want to celebrate the coming of our Lord with you, and rejoice as we connect more deeply with Christ. For this year’s Advent readings at The Austin Stone Community Church, we asked some of our Story Team artists to write poetic prayers that center around the birth of Jesus and the salvation that first came to …

Advent 2015: Peace

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This Advent season, we want to celebrate the coming of our Lord with you, and rejoice as we connect more deeply with Christ. For this year’s Advent readings at The Austin Stone Community Church, we asked some of our Story Team artists to write poetic prayers that center around the birth of Jesus and the salvation that first came to …

Advent 2015: Joy

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This Advent season, we want to celebrate the coming of our Lord with you, and rejoice as we connect more deeply with Christ. For this year’s Advent readings at The Austin Stone Community Church, we asked some of our Story Team artists to write poetic prayers that center around the birth of Jesus and the salvation that first came to …

Advent 2015: Love

Story Team Blog

This Advent season, we want to celebrate the coming of our Lord with you, and rejoice as we connect more deeply with Christ. For this year’s Advent readings at The Austin Stone Community Church, we asked some of our Story Team artists to write poetic prayers that center around the birth of Jesus and the salvation that first came to …

Advent 2015: Hope

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This Advent season, we want to celebrate the coming of our Lord with you, and rejoice as we connect more deeply with Christ. For this year’s Advent readings at The Austin Stone Community Church, we asked some of our Story Team artists to write poetic prayers that center around the birth of Jesus and the salvation that first came to …

Four Ways to Strengthen Your Team

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Every two years, Story Team invites artists to be a part of our staff in order to grow in their craft, spiritual disciplines, leadership, and theology. These residencies are a part of a program called Austin Stone Institute at The Austin Stone Community Church. I have been a volunteer editor on Story Team for a little over two years, and …

The Grace to Sing

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Jaleesa McCreary was a voice major at Texas State University who dreamed of being an opera singer. And her surgeon had just told her her that she might never sing again. “It was the worst thing they could have told me,” she says. Years later, she leads worship on the title track of Austin Stone Worship’s latest album, This Glorious …