Summit Stories

12 Nov

Multiply: Jason and Sarah Short

Jason and Sarah Short are current members of the Summit who are sharing their story about generosity they have found in the Gospel. Watch their story and learn more about Multiply at ...

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04 Nov

Multiply: Andrew Hopper

Andrew Hopper is the lead pastor for Mercy Hill Church, a Summit Church plant based in Greensboro, NC. After launching a little over 3 years ago, Mercy Hill has grown from 30 to more than 1300 on the weekends, reaching the city of Greensboro and beyond. Hear more about how...

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10 Jul

Excuses, Excuses, Excuses

“I don’t know how to raise money.” “I can’t take time away from my family.” “Short-term trips don’t matter for the gospel.”These are among the reasons many give for not going on a short-term mission trip.Cary-campus member Georgeanna Wiest dispelled these fears and myths when she led six women, yes,...

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22 Jun

From Durham Natives To Asheville Missionaries

Back in March Nathaniel, Tori & Zach Hartwell moved to Asheville, NC to help plant Emmaus Asheville.  Below you’ll find a snapshot of how God called them to Asheville.We were Durham natives…We’re Zach and Tori Hartwell.  We’re from Durham, NC and have been members of The Summit Church from the...

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31 May

How God Called Us to Charlotte

About a month ago Jen & Evan Hopkins along with their children Christian & Katelyn relocated to Charlotte, NC to join the Mercy Church launch team.  We asked the Hopkins to share some of their journey with us.  We loved Raleigh…But we never felt led to stay here long term....

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16 May

What’s in a song?

It’s probably no coincidence that Mikey’s friend and longtime supporter is named John and his favorite verse is from the gospel of John. Mikey is a high school senior attending the Blue Ridge campus.Last summer, he went to camp after hearing stories from the previous year. He had visions...

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27 Feb

Baptism: the Next Step in Obedience

Growing up in Hillsborough in the church, Kevin Sykes didn’t feel the need to follow through on what he was learning about God. Many years later, after a failed marriage and substance abuse, Kevin’s cousin invited him to the Summit. At one of the lowest points of his life, Kevin...

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