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Generosity Spotlight

To Our Teachers: You Matter

Here at Milestone we believe that you don’t have to wait to be great. Empowering the next generation to be all that God has called them to be is one of our greatest passions. The teachers in our community are the people who make this happen on a daily basis. Take a look at how your generosity has impacted the teachers in our community.    Generosity Spotlight — Teacher’s Appreciation from Milestone Creative on Vimeo.     Milestone, thank you…

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Generosity Spotlight Life Stories

More than Money

When you hear the word “generosity” you may automatically think of money. But generosity is so much more than that. Generosity is freely giving to someone else what God has given you— whether it be talents, time, or resources—without expecting anything in return. One example of this is how your generosity impacted a widow in our church named Linda. Linda had several repairs that she needed done around her home and a group of people in our church used their…

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Generosity Spotlight

Generosity Transforms

Here at Milestone we truly believe that generosity transforms. Every time you give, serve, and love others you are making an eternal impact. Dorothy is just one example of how generosity can change someone’s life. Take a look at her story.  Milestone, thank you for being a generous church! We serve an incredibly generous God and when we give out of our joy we become more like Him. He entrusts us with gifts so we can discover the unspeakable joy…

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Milestone Missions

Groceries for Seniors

We say it over and over again, you are a generous church, and your generosity hasn’t stopped during this time of uncertainty – it’s been amplified. We’re seeing you step up, step out, and help others in ways that are so valuable, needed, and life-giving.  Each month, a group of Milestone Missions volunteers goes to the Evergreen at Keller Senior Living center to have a meal with the residents. After hearing that we had to temporarily stop for the safety…

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Pastor Jeff Little

What Single Moms and Widows Need to Hear

My grandmother was a tough lady. She could cook dinner, perm her hair, sew a dress, and fix a carburetor all at the same time. But, the strongest thing she ever did was raise two boys all on her own. You see, my grandmother was a single mom. I watched her do everything she could to provide for her family. So, I know it’s hard, not just because I am a pastor, but because I grew up with it. And…

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Life Stories

How Standing in the Commons Changed This First Responder

Two years ago, Stephen Grossman worked at Milestone over the weekends as an off-duty police officer. Serving in the Commons changed his life.  “I was working here at Milestone, standing in the Commons for a number of weeks, watching the services on the big screen. What really kept me coming back week to week was the focus on how the next generation is being taken care of.  Being in the line of work that I am in, I’ve seen lots…

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Life Stories

Australia to Texas: Welcome Home

Sometimes it’s the little things that draw people in—simple things like delivering a box with popcorn, a travel mug, and information about Milestone to a new family in the neighborhood. The way we serve others doesn’t have to be extravagant in order to make a huge difference in someone’s life. Belinda Poile shares her story with us today of how a Welcome Box brought her family to Milestone, take a look: In January 2017, we arrived in Texas. My husband…

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