Seven: 7 Years

Alex Penduck

9/17/17

Description:Do you have a dream for your life? Through the story of Jacob we discover that sometimes our dream turns into a nightmare before it can be fulfilled.

Seven: 7 Days

Alex Penduck

9/10/17

Description:Part 1 of our 'Seven' series helps us to understand the importance of taking a sabbath day and why rest is part of the rhythm of life that God designed for his creation.

All Things New

Alex Penduck

9/3/17

Description:Change is a part of life. Those who refuse to change risk being left behind. And God is in the change business! He changes lives and situations.... and this change process can be painful. But through this sermon we are encouraged to forget the past, embrace the change God is bringing and watch God do the extraordinary.

Don't Poison Yourself....Forgive

Kevin Bobrow

8/27/17

Description:Forgiving someone who has hurt you can seem impossible and overwhelming. Holding onto the anger or hurt can seem important, as if to forgive without the proper prerequisites somehow cheapens forgiveness or undermines the importance of your feelings. But Jesus showed us that if we want to be his disciples, we never stop forgiving. Further, we forgive not one day, once we've healed, but now - or else we are only poisoning ourselves.

Forgiveness: The Work of Salvation

Stan Graham

8/20/17

Description:If we are forgiven, why do we find it so hard to forgive? Because, forgiveness is not an event as much as it is a process.

Summer Stretch: Stretched To Work

Alex Penduck

8/13/17

Description:In the final part of the 'Summer Stretch' series, we discover that being a Christian means working hard and not letting our faith or service to others become idle.

Summer Stretch: Prayers of Stretching

Alex Penduck

8/6/17

Description:The promise of God to those who believe is that God becomes our helper throughout our lives, but how can He help us if we never talk to Him? That is why prayer is so important. We discuss here 3 prayers that God, your helper, longs for you to pray.

Summer Stretch: Stretched To The End

Alex Penduck

7/30/17

Description:Continuing in our study of 2 Thessalonians through our 'Summer Stretch' series we are encouraged to stand firm in the teachings of Jesus to avoid being deceived and fooled by those who will lead us away from the truth.

Summer Stretch: The Stretch of the Call

Alex Penduck

7/23/17

Description:Continuing in our 'Summer Stretch' series through the filter of second Thessalonians we discover that God has a call for our lives and we discuss how we should live that call through.

Summer Stretch: The Stretch To Endure

Alex Penduck

7/16/17

Description:In Part 1 of the 'Summer Stretch' series we open up the book of 2 Thessalonians and discover that God will allow us to go through seasons where our life seems to be stretched in order to help us grow and become stronger in our journey of faith.

RSVP: God - When God Shows Up In Your Prison

Alex Penduck

7/9/17

Description:Using the story of the Apostle John in prison on the Island of Patmos we discover that despite our surroundings and situations, God can often turn up in extraordinary ways when we are suffering.

RSVP: God - When God Shows Up Through Bold Faith

Alex Penduck

7/2/17

Description:Through the story of Elijah we discover that when we step out in faith God will show up, but not always in the timing that we expect.

RSVP: God - When God Shows Up Through Fasting

Alex Penduck

6/25/17

Description:Through the story of Daniel we discover that God shows up when we dedicate a set period of time to pray and fast.

RSVP: God - When God Shows Up Through His Word

Alex Penduck

6/18/17

Description:The Word of God is alive and powerful. Through the stories of Josiah & Nehemiah we study how the only way to rebuild the ruins of our lives is through having a foundation of God's Word.

RSVP: God - When God Shows Up Through Unified Prayer

Alex Penduck

6/11/17

Description:Are you in a season of waiting for God to show up? Are you in that in-between place where you are unsure of the future, but you know you cannot go back to the past? Then pray! Not alone though; get together with others and pray together through this waiting period.

RSVP: God - When God Shows Up Through Praise

Alex Penduck

6/4/17

Description:Part 1 of our 'RSVP: God' series deals with the truth that God shows up when people praise Him. Using the story of Solomon we discover that when God shows up, He hears our prayers and transforms lives.

Relax, Replenish, Recharge

Alex Penduck

5/28/17

Description:Are you tired? A little worn out? Need a vacation? Isaiah teaches us a way of living life where we can find new energy to walk, run and fly on this journey of faith.

What's The Point...of Giving?

Alex Penduck

5/21/17

Description:In a world where everyone wants your money, some believe the church is no different. Through this sermon we discover why giving is so important and how most people have a incorrect biblical view of giving.

What's The Point...of Community?

Alex Penduck

5/14/17

Description:The very first church in Acts was known for being a close community. In today's world of easy communication do we still need church community? This talk outlines why it is actually more important than ever and how true community is formed and sustained.

What's The Point...of Serving?

Alex Penduck

5/7/17

Description:The Bible is very clear in saying that those who follow Christ should serve others, but why? Why was Jesus so intent on making sure His disciples knew the importance of serving? What are the benefits to serving and what is the result of our service?

What's The Point...of Prayer?

Alex Penduck

4/30/17

Description:Is there any point in prayer? Does God intervene in our lives when we ask things of Him? Can you change the mind of God? Using two unique stories from the Bible, we discuss and answer these questions and more.

What's The Point...of Christianity?

Alex Penduck

4/23/17

Description:As we begin our 'What's The Point?' series by reading John 20, we discover, after Jesus had risen from the dead, what the point of walking a Christian life is, the point of the church is, and the purpose God has for those that believe.

Rise

Alex Penduck

4/16/17

Description:Easter is about more than new life; it's about eternal life. Jesus told us in John 3:14-15 that He will be lifted up and that everyone who believes in Him will have eternal life. This Easter Sunday we celebrate the 'Rise' of Jesus which has given us life....eternal life!

Welcome Him

Alex Penduck

4/9/17

Description:Palm Sunday celebrates the day Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey's colt to huge celebration. This sermon uses the story of Palm Sunday to ask the question, 'Are you welcoming Jesus as King in your life?'

The Measurement

Alex Penduck

4/2/17

Description:In a day and age where there is so much confusion about faith and truth we use this sermon to talk about 3 non-negotiable parts of the Christian faith.

Grace in Five Movements

Stan Graham

3/26/17

Description:There are many ways to leave home, but only one way to return. No matter how far we’ve wandered, the story of the prodigal son shows us the grace to come home.

Contagious: Self-Control

Alex Penduck

3/19/17

Description:The final part of our 'Contagious' series addresses self-control. Self-control is more than just self-discipline. It is the ability to allow the Holy Spirit to help transform your mind so that you can win the battle within yourselves to control your emotions, desires and actions.

Contagious: Gentleness

Alex Penduck

3/12/17

Description:As we continue the 'Contagious' series, we are encouraged to let the fruit of gentleness become evident in our lives through our relationships and in the way we relate to others.

Contagious: Faithfulness

Alex Penduck

3/5/17

Description:Are you a reliable person? Can you be trusted? Those who are believers of Jesus Christ should be those who can be relied on to keep their word and keep their promises. Through this talk we ask the question: are you faithful?

Contagious: Kindness & Goodness

Alex Penduck

2/26/17

Description:Are you a kind person? Are you a person who is famous for doing good for others? The Christ follower is a person of kind words and good actions. Through Part 4 of our 'Contagious' series, we are challenged to think the best of people and not the worst, and also think of others' needs over our own.

Contagious: Peace & Patience

Alex Penduck

2/19/17

Description:There are two huge problems in our culture today: anxiety and the need for instant gratification. Through Part 3 of the 'Contagious' series we find out that for the follower of Jesus anxiety is given the boot through the peace we are given, and the need for instant gratification becomes less intense as we have everything we need already through the powerful Kingdom of God.

Contagious: Joy

Alex Penduck

2/12/17

Description:Part 2 of the 'Contagious' series centers on the theme of joy and how we should not let our surroundings steal our joy; and our joy should be infectious to the people we are around.

Contagious: Love

Alex Penduck

2/5/17

Description:Part 1 of our 'Contagious' series introduces us to the fact that we have a spiritual DNA that is contagious. People are catching what we are giving. As followers of Christ, we are instructed to imitate Him; so that means that when people meet us, we need to make sure that we are giving and bringing love into the places we inhabit.

By Faith: Faith As A Lifestyle

Alex Penduck

1/29/17

Description:The final part of the By Faith series teaches us that faith does not come from a one-time occurrence but a lifetime of small steps. Everyone can be known as a person of faith when we trust God in the choices of everyday life.

By Faith: When Faith Is Hard

Alex Penduck

1/22/17

Description:Faith is not easy. It takes guts to trust in God when what is all around you tells you otherwise. Through the stories of Abraham & Moses we discuss how to keep the faith when life gets hard.

By Faith: The Faith To Obey

Alex Penduck

1/15/17

Description:Through the stories of Noah, Abraham, and Sarah we are encouraged to obey God, even when we can't see Him at work.

By Faith: More Acceptable

Alex Penduck

1/8/17

Description:Part 1 of our first series of 2017 sees us introduce the theme of 'Walking By Faith and Not By Sight'. Using the examples of Abel and Enoch we discover just what we can do to please God.

15 Minutes of Christmas: 15 Minutes of Peace

Alex Penduck

12/23/16

Description:The final part of our '15 Minutes of Christmas' series helps us understand that God is not silent in our lives; He has come to bring us everlasting peace.

15 Minutes of Christmas: 15 Minutes of Joy

Alex Penduck

12/18/16

Description:Gifts, food, parties, movies and Christmas music all bring in a season of joy. Yet often the joy is short lived. The Christmas story, however, shows us that real and long lasting joy is available, for everyone who met Jesus discovered life-changing joy.

15 Minutes of Christmas: 15 Minutes of Love

Alex Penduck

12/11/16

Description:Who doesn't love Christmas? And in fact, love is a big part of Christmas. We show love through gifts and even mistletoe, but is it real love? Through this message we discover the difference between real, lasting love and love that lasts for just '15 minutes'.

15 Minutes of Christmas: 15 Minutes of HOPE

Alex Penduck

12/4/16

Description:What are you hoping for this Christmas? Is it a hope that lasts or a hope that is here today and gone tomorrow? Through this message we are encouraged to trust in the one hope that heals and brings joy above all else.

ThankFULL

Alex Penduck

11/27/16

Description:God commands us to rest and for that we should be thankful. Through this message we discuss how we need to make room in our lives to allow rest to recharge us.

Generation Essentials: Gratitude

Helawi Mengistu

11/20/16

Description:What are you grateful for? The follower of Jesus can be grateful for much, but especially for the free gift of life we have been given through Jesus Christ.

Generation Essentials: Divine Details

Alex Penduck

11/13/16

Description:Do you honor God with an attitude of excellence and focus on the details of your life? By using the example of the building of the temple by King Solomon, we are inspired to give God our best.

Generation Essentials: Live on Side Two

Alex Penduck

11/6/16

Description:What did Jesus mean when he said "Seek first the Kingdom of God"? Through this sermon we take a look at Matthew 6:33 and discuss how our pursuit for a blessed life causes many to neglect the promise Jesus gives us in Matthew 6.

Beatitudes: The Persecuted

Jim Fischetti

10/30/16

Description:In the final part of the Beatitudes series we discover that, as a Christian, we should expect persecution for our faith. However, for those who experience persecution, it is not 'bad news'; for when you are persecuted for the sake of Jesus Christ, the rewards are amazing.

Beatitudes: The Peacemaker

Alex Penduck

10/23/16

Description:In a world where there seems to be more and more division amongst people groups Jesus instructs his people to be 'peacemakers'. Through this talk we learn that when we make peace we radiate the character and love of God.

Beatitudes: Purity

Alex Penduck

10/16/16

Description:Many people do not believe in God because they cannot see God. We often say that seeing is believing. What if you could see God? Jesus tells us that the pure in heart see God. This message helps us understand how we can focus on the things that give us sight into the things only the pure in heart can see.

Beatitudes: Mercy

Alex Penduck

10/9/16

Description:We all want to be forgiven, to experience mercy when we have done wrong. However Jesus tells us that we only receive mercy when we become merciful to others. This sermon deals with the issues of forgiveness and love and grace to help us understand how we receive the mercy of God.

Beatitudes: The Hungry

Alex Penduck

10/2/16

Description:Not many people in American culture understand real hunger or thirst, but many suffer from spiritual hunger and thirst. Through Jesus' 4th beatitude we discuss how when we come to Jesus we are filled and satisfied and our soul becomes hydrated.