Risky Business

Risky Business

Risky Business

John Wimber once said, "Faith is spelled R.I.S.K.". Pastor Chris builds on his message of faith and challenges us to take risks in our lives to demonstrate our faith. 

 

Visible Faith

Visible Faith

Visible Faith

In the story of the healing of the paralytic man, there is a staggering statement that says, “Jesus saw their faith.”  Pastor Chris shares about having a faith that is seen and not just said, and how we can demonstrate faith with our lives.

 

The Trap of Instant Gratification

The Trap of Instant Gratification

The Trap of Instant Gratification

We live in a society that is fueled by instant gratification. We are constantly told if it feels good do it, if it tastes good eat it, and if you want it buy it. In this message, Pastor Kevin will expose instant gratification for the thief that it is, and give you some practical tools that will help you wrestle instant gratification into submission in your own life.

 

The Desolate Place

The Desolate Place

The Desolate Place

Life is full of noise, demands, and distractions that make it difficult at times to connect with God.  Pastor Chris shares about the rhythm of Jesus’ life to withdraw to desolate places to pray and challenges us to follow His example.

 

Father's Day 2017

Father's Day 2017

Father's Day 2017

Join us as Pastor Clarence shares about the blessing of biblical fatherhood and God’s desire to see the positive influence of fathers increase in families, communities, and the church.

 

The Power of Forgiveness

The Power of Forgiveness

The Power of Forgiveness

One of the primary things that keeps us from being fully present to our callings and relationships is unforgiveness. In this message, Pastor Andrew unpacks how forgiving others activates our true selves - the image and presence of Christ in us. As we access the mercy Jesus extends to others, we learn to see and relate to others the way Jesus does, and we allow the Holy Spirit to heal the wounds that come with life in a broken world.

 

Spending Your Strength

Spending Your Strength

Spending Your Strength

God’s intention for us as believers is that we go from strength to strength. Yet, too often that promise feels like a distant fantasy when we are trying to make it to the weekend. The problem is we don’t know how to spend our strength, and because of that we waste it on things that don’t matter. Listen as Pastor Kevin talks about the importance of knowing how to spend your strength and how to walk in the promise of Psalm 84 - being transformed from strength to strength.

 

Memorial Stones

Memorial Stones

Memorial Stones

Memorials are often established to honor and remember significant events in life and history, usually marked by tragedy.  Pastor Chris talks about the importance of establishing memorial stones in our lives that celebrate victories which allow us to move into God’s future promises.

 

Defining Beauty

Defining Beauty

Worship Pastor, Julie Bennett, gives a powerful Mother’s Day message about how God defines beauty.  Through sharing some of her personal journey, she shares about God’s perspective on beauty and growth in the process.  We are sure it will encourage you to keep growing and celebrating along the way!

 

Expect Nothing In Return

Expect Nothing In Return

Expect Nothing in Return

It is very difficult to do most anything in life and to expect nothing in return.  Pastor Chris teaches from Luke 6:27-36 about the call to love, give and do good to others expecting nothing in return.

 

Embrace or Avoid

Embrace or Avoid

Embrace or Avoid

When we face trials we have two options -  we can either embrace it or avoid it.  Pastor Chris shares about the invitation to embrace the trials of life so that we may grow in our faith and live up to our potential.

 

Celebrate

Celebrate

Celebrate

On Easter Sunday, Pastor Chris teaches through the celebration of the cross and resurrection through the story of the prodigal son and response of a loving Father.

 

The Influence of Excellence

The Influence of Excellence

The Influence of Excellence

Daniel was a man who had great favor and influence in his life under pagan kings.  Pastor Chris shares about the qualities of excellence and faithfulness that leads to having a life of influence for the glory of God.

 

The Good Seed and the Kingdom

The Good Seed and the Kingdom

The Good Seed and the Kingdom

God has chosen to work through His Church to advance His Kingdom upon the earth.  Pastor Chris shares from Matthew 13 about being good seed that God can use to bring the Kingdom in whatever area of influence we have been placed.

 

Wounded Healers

Wounded Healers

Wounded Healers

We have all experienced woundings in our lives.  Although we can’t control what has been done, we can determine what we do with our woundings.  Pastor Chris shares about the call to become wounded healers who help others experience healing in their lives.

 

Intimacy Without Shame

Intimacy Without Shame

Intimacy Without Shame

We were created to enjoy healthy, unhindered intimacy with God and others. In this message, we explore the effects of shame, and the way Jesus removes our shame and invites us to be fully seen, fully known, and fully loved.

 

Power of the Process

Power of the Process

Power of the Process

What do you do with the promises God has spoken over your life? What happens when our circumstances don’t look like those promises? At one time or another all Christians have faced this dilemma. What we often fail to realize is that God intends to use the power of the process to move us toward our promises. While we often want things now, God might just be moving you toward your promises little by little.