Diverse in Expression—United in Mission

by Steve Strand, House of Grace For worship, Grace Community, Buffalo Vineyard, and Mission of Christ meet at different times. However, for a weekend this past spring, they all gave up their usual meeting times to come together on a Sunday at noon to worship and share a fellowship meal afterward. The theme of the […]

How to Get Invited to the BBQ

by Steven Castello, City on a Hill Church: Forest Hills Moving to a new place can be a little intimidating. A little over a year ago, my wife, four daughters and I moved from Birmingham, AL to Boston to begin the journey of planting a new church. We had spent many fruitful years serving and loving […]

The Fruit of Bible Distribution

by Marty Benton, Vision Street Ministries Our story begins in the fall of 2004 when a church in greater Atlanta adopted the Kurds, who primarily live throughout regions of the Middle East, as an unreached, unengaged people group (UUPG). Considering the number of Kurds living throughout the world (40 million), our journey began by traveling […]

Local Pregnancy Centers Roundtable Discussion

by Amy Tartick Bringing together the pregnancy centers that we partner with for the purpose of discovering more about each other, building bridges, and determining ways and possible next steps to help one another was a mission close to the heart of Steve Poissant and The Chapel’s Every Child team. Although still in the early […]

Kingdom Come Sunday | October 13, 2019

You are warmly invited to join us for Kingdom Come Sunday, a very special time with our Kingdom Come ministry partners on October 13, 2019. All four Chapel Campuses will be hosting partners on Sunday! This gives all those who call The Chapel home a wonderful opportunity to meet, discuss, dream, pray for, and celebrate […]

Eight Days of Hope | Interview with Steve Tybor

by Amy Tartick Eight Days of Hope exists to demonstrate the love and hope of Jesus Christ by serving those affected by natural disasters. Through our disaster relief, furniture distribution, feeding and shower trailer ministries, we strive to be the hands and feet of Jesus during adversity. Eight Days of Hope began in the wake […]

Church Planting Initiative Roundtable Interview

by Amy Tartick From calling to planning to launch, and then onto building sustainability, Church planting presents unique challenges for pastors who desire to see new expressions of the Body of Christ planted and growing in Western New York. Many church plants begin and end in a very short period of time due to a […]

On Mission Magazine New Edition!

We are excited to have the new edition of On Mission magazine available online for you to preview this weekend. Please visit our Resources page to read insightful interviews and stories of life transformation! Print copies of the magazine will be available, Sunday October 14, at all Chapel Campuses. You are warmly invited to join […]

Pentecost Together | Church of WNY

An interview with Al Warner and Craig Pridgen by Amy Tartick  On June 9, 2017, the Church of Western New York gathered at the KeyBank Center in downtown Buffalo, NY to celebrate Pentecost Together. That night, thousands of believers, united as the Body of Christ in our region, came together to worship the One True […]