Cornerstone exists because of Jesus. We are a people who have been transformed by the gospel, the good news of Jesus Christ. Through Jesus’ death and resurrection, God has forgiven us and adopted us into his family. Now, we have a whole new life.
Through the gospel, God redeems us, forgives us, and adopts us into his family. The good news of Jesus’ death and resurrection makes each one of us a new creation and gives us a new identity: children of God. This is why we can never think of the church as an organization or a building. The church is actually a family—God’s family, filled with redeemed sinners that are now his children.
Through the gospel, God forgives us, adopts us into his family, and makes us his disciples. This means that the church is not just any family. We are a family formed by God—and sent out with a purpose.
The church is a family that ministers to one another, cares for one another, and builds one another up. Each member of the family is a child of God who is uniquely gifted to bless the family and to be a light in our city.
Just like a vine grows best with a good trellis, our church family grows best with good programs. Our programs and ministries are tailored to support the community and mission God has given us.
Pastor Scott Mehl oversees the church’s discipleship and counseling ministry and has earned a doctorate in Biblical Counseling. His material is developed from both years of biblical study and years of personal experience discipling and counseling regularly in the church.
This class fulfills the observation requirements for ACBC certification, and is encouraged for anyone who is interested in sharpening their practical counseling or discipleship skills. It is designed as a time to relate with others about the practical choices made in a counseling situation and to glean from different perspectives or approaches.
We will watch a 50-60 minute counseling video, and then spend 30 minutes discussing it together as a group.
Jesse, part 1
Jesse, part 2
Jesse, part 3
Danielle, part 1
Danielle, part 2
Danielle, part 3
Richard, part 1
Richard, part 2
Richard, part 3
Dan and Debbie, part 1
Dan and Debbie, part 2
Dan and Debbie, part 3
IBCD Observation Set (provided in class)
Scott serves the church by overseeing leadership, development, global ministries, and counseling/discipleship
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