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Pastor Jeff Little

Somewhere to Call Home

I’m terrible with directions. Anytime my wife and I go someplace new, I end up lost, trying to figure out where to go. Without the GPS, I’m liable to end up in a grassy field or on a dirt road, and I have to admit—I need help. So many people live life this way. We think we know where we’re going until we’re lost.  We’re searching for something—someplace we can call home, but we just feel lost. No one wants…

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Life Stories

“It Hit Me. I Needed People.”

How long, Lord? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me? -Psalm 13:1 (NIV) If you’re asking questions like these, or you’ve asked them in the past, you’re not alone. Thoughts like these enter our minds, but the truth is, God sees all that we are going through. He cares about our pains and listens to our questions. He is always present and is always at work in our lives, whether we see it…

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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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COACH CASTLEBERRY’S BIG PAYOFF: A PREPARE STORY

Every year we see God move in powerful ways in the lives of people during Prepare. Lives are changed, miracles happen, prayers are answered, and people hear God speak to them for the very first time. As we head into Prepare 2019, take a look as Doug and Kasie Castleberry share their own Prepare story of stepping out in faith and seeing God work a miracle. “In 2016, our faith was pushed, tested, relied upon, and revealed more than we…

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Summer Stories: The Top 5 Blog Posts of 2017

As we close out our Summer Stories series this week, we wanted to share with you our top five most-read stories of the year so far. For those of you who have been journeying with us for a while, this is a great way to refresh. If you are new to the Milestone Life blog, we hope you will be encouraged and inspired by these incredible stories.   The Top Five Most-Read Stories of 2017 Simply click each headline or…

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Life Stories

Holding On To Hope

A few years ago Mike and Amber found themselves in a marriage crisis that seemed beyond repair. Last weekend they shared their inspiring story of healing and reconciliation with us. During our new marriage and family series, Dream House, Pastor Jeff encouraged us to hold on to hope. If you’re walking through a crisis or feel hopeless in your marriage, know this: God’s in the restoration business. We’ve seen so many marriages and families, just like Mike and Amber’s, rebuilt and brought…

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Milestone Missions

Red Shirt Revolution

On Saturday, April 8th, a sea of red shirts infiltrated the cities of Keller and McKinney with one purpose: to serve. Milestone’s first annual Serve Day was the largest mission effort in our history, as 1,500 volunteers served in over 30 compassion and clean-up projects around our community. Yet behind every repair made, trash bag collected, and basket delivered, the motivation remained the same: reaching people with the love of Jesus. When we care about people the way God cares…

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