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Survival After Youth Camp

During the summer months, teenagers all across the United States fill up church vans to trek to their favorite student camps.  My testimony contains personal pivotal moments I…

Why We Memorize & How We Memorize

For years, I have told people the importance of memorizing Scripture, but I have never taught people how to memorize Scripture.  I want to help you know why…

Fuge Nashville Recap

The Agnew men had a quick but busy trip to Nashville to partner with Fuge Camps again.  For the last few years, I have been serving as camp…

July’s Focus: Calendar

It’s a new month and that means it’s time for a new focus for the leadership at Rocky Creek.  Each month, we are focusing on a specific area…

Training for Godliness

In order to grow in the gospel (2 Pet. 3:18), we must train ourselves for godliness (1 Tim. 4:7).  Paul instructed Timothy very clearly regarding the matter in…

When God Says “No” to Your Plans

I’ve been told for most of my life that you can’t say “yes” to everything.  I’ve also been instructed that the most important word in a busy life…

How to Share Your Testimony

People can resort to arguments, but they can’t argue with results. In our efforts to grow in the gospel, we must learn how to share our testimony of…

Student Pastors Aren’t in the Bible (And Neither Are the Rest of Our Church Positions)

I’m often asked about my thoughts regarding student ministry and student pastors.  In my context, I am often talking with pastors and aspiring ministers at meetings, camps, and events….

June’s Focus: Campus

It’s a new month and that means it’s time for a new focus at church.  Each month, we are focusing on a specific area to really develop as…

Gospel Intentionality

If you want a church to grow biblically, you must focus on evangelism.  Much of what happens in churches can be attributed to transfer growth vs. conversion growth….

After God’s Own Heart

Through successes and scandals, prosperities and persecutions, delights and distresses, David proved himself to be a man after God’s own heart. Join us this summer at Rocky Creek…

Is a Church Growing If at the Expense of Another Church Declining?

One day, as I was engaging in some yard work, I came across a curious display of foliage surrounding a small tree in the back.  These growing sprouts were…

Titus Series Recap

Listen to some snippets from our 8-week sermon series through the Book of Titus. Get the entire series here. Travis Agnew Travis Agnew is a Christian, husband, father,…

Faith of a CHILD

As you share the gospel with your child, there are many things to consider. One way to help you think through “the faith of a child” is by…

Who Are You Trying to Please?

Have you ever felt like God was telling you to do something big?  Have you ever felt that desire to fight for what is right? We often say not…

Sample Christian Wedding Vows

Many of us are familiar with traditional wedding vows.  While some of the verbiage might alter depending upon the context, certain elements are normally included. If you don’t…

Gospel Essentials

When we think about having a Gospel Focused Family, we need to first focus upon gospel essentials.  What is essential for your family member to understand in order…

2017 Sermon Series

I’ve been asked where we were going after the Titus series at Rocky Creek.  As of right now, I’ve got a plan for the rest of the year…