IMPACT Worship Leadership Cohort Begins

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The second IMPACT Leadership cohort had their first session on January 25-26 at New Life Church in Virginia Beach. This IMPACT leadership training centers around worship. The group consists of worship leaders and musicians from the network churches including Grace Covenant Church, Harrisonburg; Nueva Vida, VA.; Freedom Fellowship, VA.; New Life Church, VA.

First Pastoral Formation Intensive

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The very first Pastoral Formation Intensive (PFI) of the One Focus Network is over and now officially “in the books”!  This initial offering of PFI included nine brave pastors (from all over the country), led by two spiritual fathers (Pastors Dan and Merle).  It was intense – and anointed, powerful, and even transformational.  The five days together included great fellowship, … Read More

One Focus Welcomes New Beginnings Fellowship

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On June 3, 2018, One Focus Network held a Commissioning Service for New Beginnings Fellowship, Allentown, PA. New Beginnings Fellowship was notified that they were officially a part of the Network on March 8, 2018 and the commissioning service was scheduled as a follow up to that. Pastor Jack Groblewski, a member of the Executive Board of One Focus, officiated … Read More

One Focus Welcomes Taunja Johnson, New Executive Assistant

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VIRGINIA – One Focus is proud to announce Taunja Johnson as the network’s new executive assistant! Taunja has a minister’s heart and is committed to seeing the Gospel shared. She and her husband have been married for thirty years, are parents of one grown daughter, and are seasoned and successful business owners. Both actively volunteer at New Life Church in … Read More

IMPACT Weekends Launch Sept. 2018

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Leadership Training for Dynamic Churches UNITED STATES – A proud parent desires to give their children every opportunity to succeed. Shepherding pastors also have hearts to edify and train their congregations, but where does the time go? One Focus Network (OFN) is excited come along side our member churches and provide a new tool for you to take advantage of…the … Read More

CORE Church Planting Initiative Launches

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VIRGINIA – The One Focus Network’s CORE Church Planting Initiative had an exciting launch in January! With hearts to plant churches in the United States and abroad, 12 men and women gathered together at a relaxing oceanfront home for two days of training. Dr. Dan Backens, network senior director, Pastor Merle Shank of member Grace Covenant Church in Harrisonburg, VA … Read More

Help Freedom Destiny Recover from Hurricane Irma

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FLORIDA – Pastors Adam and Candice Smithyman and their Freedom Destiny Church (FDC) family in Jacksonville continue to pick up the pieces after Hurricane Irma’s record breaking devastation. Less than two months have passed. The news cycle quickly keeps moving forward making those of us unaffected by the hurricane forget. The world did stop for Hurricane Irma survivors as they … Read More