Serve One, Worship One

This week we begin the two-week message series, Serve One, Worship One. This is all about what the local church can be when everyone discovers their gifts, their passions, their abilities, their personalities, their life experiences, and uses them to God’s honor and glory. “Every local churchgoer has a choice to make. He can park in his usual spot in the church …

Forgiveness – A Life Without Regret

This week we dive further into the topic of forgiveness again this week with the message, A Life WithoutRegret. Through the story of Peter, we’ll see that if you get close enough to God, you will see yourself the way God sees you. Forgiveness is real when it comes from God, but it doesn’t become real in our lives until we learn …

Between Parades

In the message, Between Parades, we’ll look at how Jesus entered what we know as Holy Week as the honored figure in a historic parade – He left the week crucified by the same people.  We will also look at our own personal response to this man called Jesus – and His invitation to follow Him.    

Eyes of Faith

This week, I’ll speak from Numbers 13 and 14with the message, Eyes of Faith.  When confronted with the choice to follow God – Eyes of Faith – or to give in to our fear – Eyes of Fear – what will you choose? Eyes of Faith will bring courage – confidence – the will to do whatever God is asking …

Commitment Sunday

This week, Commitment Sunday, we’ll conclude the Still Unfinished series with the message, Commitment to the Lord.  I’ll share from Colossians 4:2-6 and explain that moving into the new auditorium is not the finish line – it is the starting line!  As we come to Commitment Sunday, may our resources overflow so we don’t waste this opportunity!    

Christ is First

This week, we’ll continue the Still Unfinished journey as we talk about how Christ is First, before all things.  Again I’ll share from the book of Colossians regarding how we must bring to God our FIRST and BEST because He first loved us by giving His Best in Christ Jesus. In preparation, please read Colossians 1:15-29. If you’ve got an Unfinished t-shirt, please …

A Pastor’s Prayer

This week, we’ll begin the teaching series, StillUnfinished, as I share A Pastor’s Prayer.  Speaking from Colossians 1:1-14,  I’ll speak about the joy found in Jesus. My ultimate prayer for you is that you would know the fullness of JOY that comes in putting Jesus first in your life. Please read and reflect on this passage in preparation for Sunday’s message. Still Unfinished …

YOUR STORY

This Sunday, Missions Day, we’ll conclude the series with the message, YOUR Story. There is a missional impulse in all followers of Jesus Christ. God has directed us – inspired us – envisioned us with what could be and should be – to take the Good News of Jesus Christ – the Way of Jesus – outside the walls of the church …

Our Story

There was a time when the Spirit of God came upon men and women at specific moments in time for a specific purpose to advance God’s Kingdom. But God is now doing something new – He is writing New Stories – OUR Stories – and today everyone is invited to receive Christ and to be filled with the Spirit of …

Defiant Hope

This Sunday we welcome guest teacher, Ryan Cagno, who will share the message, Defiant Hope. In Advent, we remember and celebrate the coming of Jesus into the world, and the hope that brings. Yet even as we celebrate this, the reality is our world and our lives are often messy and broken. What kind of hope can we claim in the …