Storytelling Blog

HSYC Tour 2015: You Just Had To Be There!

Posted by Caitlin Ford on

We’ve all heard the “you just had to be there” stories—the ones so memorable they’re hard to put into words. In short, this year’s High School Youth Choir trip was just that. You just had to be there. With 57 people and only one bus, there was bound to be some...

On Mission: QSBC Students in San Francisco

Posted by Jeff DeGiacomo on

Two years ago QSBC started a partnership in San Francisco, California with First Baptist Church and Pastor Ryan Blackwell. We have seen that partnership develop and grow, and have seen the Lord do incredible things through it in both California and Oklahoma. Over spring break, 41 high school...

On Mission: QSBC Students in Colorado

Posted by Nick Johnson on

On Saturday, March 14, a group of Middle School students and adults loaded up and made their way to Colorado. This year’s Middle School Mission Trip continued a partnership with Fellowship of the Rockies in Fountain, CO. Many team members spent a week last summer in Fountain helping put on...

Free City Church: The Past Ten Months

Posted by Ethan Sperle on

Greetings from Lawrence, Kansas! We have now been residents of Kansas for ten months. The past (almost) year has passed quickly.   Lately, we’ve had many opportunities to celebrate God’s goodness in, through and to Free CityChurch. I wanted to take a moment and provide an...

Making Crisis Visits

Posted by Ray Griffin on

October was a whirlwind month. Jennifer and I were so blessed to be able to take a quick trip to London in this year of our 20th wedding anniversary. We stayed with friends, soaked up some sights, and had down time. Who knew that on the horizon in the week of our return that I would encounter...

We Had a Dream!

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On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King shared with the nation his dream.  In that powerful and remembered speech, he quoted Isaiah 40:4-5 which says "... and the glory of the LORD shall be revealed, and all flesh shall see it together, for the mouth of the LORD has spoken. At this same time...

"God, Are You Finished With This Place?"

Posted by Samantha Decker on

“God, are you finished with this place?” Tobin Jackson, Pastor of Trinity International Baptist Church and former Student Pastor of Quail Springs Baptist Church, prayed while sitting in Trinity’s empty sanctuary at the end of 2012. At this time, Tobin had no idea that he would...

What's Behind a Logo?

Posted by Mason Waldvogel on

Many logo designs and identity systems are instantly identifiable. But what's behind the visual identity of QSBC? How does our new logo reflect the mission and theology of our church?

More than Music

Posted by Cindy Wallace on

It's been almost three years since my best friend was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.  With what is known as Bulbar Onset which first affects the throat and respiratory functions, the disease has progressed to the place where she cannot speak (except with the help of...