The following is a guest post by Michelle Earl, beloved wife and best friend of Joshua Earl. On occasion we are featuring the thoughts and encouragement of our wives so you can get to know who they are and who it is that supports us every day in this church planting venture. “Through fellowship one’s … More How We Practice Fellowship
The following post was written by Andrea Beane, Aaron’s wife. This post originally appeared on the Beane’s blog, but we wanted to introduce our two precious wives here on our blog. We (Joshua and Aaron) will be the first to say that these two ladies work much harder than either of us and they are … More Intro to the Two Guys’ Wives!
As a follow up to our last post, I thought it might be fun to give our readers a window into some of the specific prayers we have been praying as we think about building our launch team for the church plant in Wilmington. In other words, there are certain kinds of people we have … More What About You? (Part Two)
I’m just going to come out and say it: we feel our weakness. The year has begun. No wait – THE year has begun. This is the year that we, Joshua Earl and Aaron Beane and our families, Lord willing, will start a brand-new church. This is big stuff, people. This is like opening a new … More What About You?
The New Year is here! As we look back over this past year we can’t help but lift up our voices in praise to our Father who has been so faithful to us. In 2017 we graduated from the Sovereign Grace Pastors College, passed our ordination exams, began our church planting residency at CrossWay Community … More Exploratory Trip: December 2017
Hey everyone! So much has been happening over the last few months with us two guys. The Lord continues to show Himself faithful as the One who promises to build His church (Matt. 16:18). Even in an age when the Church is under attack and being marginalized, we have hope, faith, and joy because the … More November 2017 News and Updates
On September 7th, Aaron and I took our second scouting trip to Wilmington. Once again, the Lord was incredibly gracious to us in the ways He provided for us as we went, particularly through those folks He allowed us to meet and get to know! Though we were only there for about 24 hours, we … More Exploratory Trip: September 2017
From August 15-17, Aaron and I were privileged to take our first exploratory trip to Wilmington since we began our church planter residency at CrossWay Community Church (check out our latest video update below!). During the residency, our plan is to visit Wilmington 4-5 times with the goal of familiarizing ourselves with the city, meet … More Exploratory Trip: August 2017
In his second letter to the Thessalonian church, the Apostle Paul concluded by asking them to pray for him and his partners in gospel mission: “Finally, brothers, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may speed ahead and be honored, as happened among you” (2 Thessalonians 3:1). As Aaron and I begin our … More Prayer Points – July 2017
We’re excited to finally put out some big news that we’ve been praying over, discussing, researching, and thinking through. Since Aaron and I arrived in Louisville for the Pastors College a year ago, the Lord has opened our eyes to his purposes in a more definite way than when we first began the pursuit of carrying on … More Update and Next Steps