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The Story Church


 

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The Story Church


 

 

Our hearts break for the broken lives and broken families in our community. While we recognize we cannot single-handedly "fix" our community, we believe we can be a catalyst for change by loving well the community where God has placed us. Just because we can’t do everything doesn’t mean we can’t do something.

 

 

 
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About Story


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About Story


OUR VISION

We are a collection of people with stories imprinted by brokenness and the redemption of Christ.                   

 

OUR MISSION

We are a community defined by movement; a people living and telling the love story of Jesus to the world.    

            

 

CHURCH IMPERATIVES                         

COMMUNITY – 

A Story of joining together in the love of Christ. 

 

FORMATION – 

A Story of growing together in the image of Christ. 

 

WORSHIP – 

A Story of standing together in awe of Christ. 

 

MISSION – 

A Story of serving together in the grace of Christ. 

 

Core Value: AUTHENTICITY - We value authenticity over image management; biblical community is built on honesty and transparency.

Core Value: RESTORATION – We value restoration over condemnation; He alone restores beauty to our broken stories. 

Core Value: TRUTH – We value His truth over self-sufficiency; when truth is hidden in our hearts, worship is a natural expression. 

Core Value: MOVEMENT  - We value movement over locale; a people on mission, sent from one location. 

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Ministries


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Ministries


STORY KIDS 

STORY STUDENTS 

MUSIC & WORSHIP 

COMMUNICATIONS

TECHNOLOGY 

COMMUNITY SERVE 

WELCOME & HOSPITALITY 

PRAYER Team

If you would like to serve with one of these mobilizing teams, we would love to hear from you via ballard@thestory417.com

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Chapter Groups


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Chapter Groups


Chapter Groups is the heartbeat of Story Church. We do life together. Serving others in Jesus Name. We currently have Chapter Groups that meet in Springfield, Ozark & Rogersville. If you would like to be a part of a Chapter Group, please email info@storychurch.com

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Location/Time


We are currently meeting at "The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame" 

3861 E. Stan Musial Dr. Springfield, MO 65809

Sits next to the Highland Springs Golf course along Highway 60, just one mile east of Highway 65.

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Location/Time


We are currently meeting at "The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame" 

3861 E. Stan Musial Dr. Springfield, MO 65809

Sits next to the Highland Springs Golf course along Highway 60, just one mile east of Highway 65.

 SUNDAYS 10:00 AM

 

WHAT CAN I EXPECT?

A relaxed atmosphere. If you are visiting for the first time we will not embarrass you, single you out, or ask you for money. We know that many people just want to visit and to see what church is like and we're okay with that. Wear what is comfortable for you because at Story Church it's not about what you look like or wear.

Sunday service will begin with coffee and a warm hello. Our musicians will play a few songs and you can sing along if you like. After singing we'll have a message of how God's STORY is relevant to your STORY. You will find that the message can apply to your life no matter where you are on your faith journey. 

Weekend services are one hour & 20 min long. Children's ministry is provided for families, as well. 

 

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Contact


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Connect with us

Service Time: Sundays @ 10:00 am 

Currently meeting at:

The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

3861 E. Stan Musial Dr. 

Springfield, MO 65809

Children's Ministry and Adult Worship Service

Email

General Inquiries Here:

Pastor: Chris Ballard

ballard@thestory417.com

417-988-2902

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Giving


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Giving


WE BELIEVE GOD IS A GOD OF POWER, PROMOTION, PROTECTION, AND PROVISION.  WE HAVE A CHURCH COMMUNITY THAT IS COMMITTED TO IMPACTING THEIR SPHERE OF INFLUENCE FOR THE KINGDOM OF CHRIST, AND WHO FAITHFULLY GIVE OF THEIR TIME, TALENT, AND TREASURES.  

 Ways to Give to Story Church:

  • Online
  • By Mail    Address: The Story Church 1107 E. Lloyd St. Ozark, MO 65721
  • Dropping your cash or check gift into the offering buckets that are passed during service