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Guest Speaker Chaplain Becky Stewart shares with us a special message about we need to do when going through trials. 

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We are studying the life of Moses.  In this sermon, we discuss the grace of God that he showed through causing water come from the rock.

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We are currently in a series on the life of Moses.  In this service, we discuss how God provided supernatural food for the Israelites in the desert.  We look at how God wants to take the Egypt out of us not just us out of Egypt.

Direct download: Exodus_-_Manna_and_Quail_10_10-27-18Edited.mp3
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In this series on the life of Moses, we look follow the Israelites as they come to Marah, where the only water available was bitter.  We discuss how to bitterness affects us and what it takes for us to break it in our lives.

Direct download: Exodus_-_Bitter_Waters_9_10-20-18Edited.mp3
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Guest Speaker Pastor Brad Bennett shares with us a message about the Rich Young Ruler.

 

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:48pm EST

Continuing this series on the life of Moses, we look at the story of the parting of the Red Sea and how God works his deliverances in our lives.

Direct download: Exodus_-_Through_the_Water_8_10-06-18Edited.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:44pm EST

Continuing our series on the life of Moses, we spend the time talking about the Passover and what it means for us as Christians.

Direct download: Exodus_-_Under_the_Blood_7_09-29-18Edited.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:13pm EST

Our church is 9 years old and in this message we look at the core values and themes God has built into us and our community of faith.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:11pm EST

Continuing the series on the life of Moses, we look at the story of the 10 plagues God sent on the Egyptians to judge Pharaoh and expose the false gods they worshipped.  We discuss the idols we can accumulate in our lives, and how we can lay them down.

Direct download: Exodus_-_So_They_Will_Know_I_AM_the_Lord_6_09-15-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:07pm EST

Continuing in our series on the life of Moses, we look at a series of heart issues: those of Pharaoh's, Moses', and the people of Israel's. We discuss the need for us to have a heart fully devoted to God and look at a very disturbing story in the life of Moses.

Direct download: Exodus_-_A_Matter_of_Hearts_5_09-08-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 5:09pm EST

Continuing this series in the life of Moses, we study the arguments Moses gives to God for the reasons why he didn't want to go to Egypt and confront Pharaoh.  We relate this to our need to be full-hearted in our following God and answering his call.

Direct download: Exodus_-_I_AM_vs_I_am_Not_4_09-01-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:04pm EST

Continuing our series on the life of Moses, we look at his experience standing before the burning bush.  We talk about how removing our shoes spiritually speaking can help us connect with and respond to God's holiness in our lives.

Direct download: Exodus_-_Barefoot_Before_the_Burning_Bush_3_08-25-18Edited.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:43pm EST

Continuing our series on the life of Moses, we look at how God used where Moses was to position him to be the deliverer of Israel. We study how God will use the people, the problems and the pain in our lives to bring us into the places he wants us.

Direct download: Exodus_-_Positioned_for_Purpose_2_08-18-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:34pm EST

In this series on the life of Moses, we start by looking at the story of how Pharaoh tried to destroy the Israelites before Moses was born. We look at how God desires to set all of us free from bondage.

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Category:church -- posted at: 5:32pm EST

In this hot topic, we discuss if simply believing in God is enough for our salvation and relationship with God.

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Category:church -- posted at: 5:50pm EST

This message is a word study on "Portion" and what it means for God to be our portion.

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Category:church -- posted at: 5:46pm EST

In this hot topic, we discuss the place that science has in Christianity and how it relates to our faith.


Kicking off our Hot Topic series, we discuss what happens at the moment we die and what resurrection will be like according to the scripture.

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In this message, we look at what the Apostle Paul meant when he commanded us to rejoice in the Lord.

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Guest Speaker, Missionary Jesse Colebank shares his testimony and call to minister to the young adults on the local college campus.

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Focusing on Psalm 1, we explore the ways that David teaches us to find blessing (or happiness).

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Category:church -- posted at: 6:18pm EST

Using MercyMe's hit song, Dear Younger Me, as a springboard, we look at the things that we would like to tell our younger selves regarding life and faith.

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Category:church -- posted at: 6:14pm EST

Guest speaker, Pastor Brad Bennett, shares with us a message about the Trinity.

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Category:church -- posted at: 6:27pm EST

On the Feast of Pentecost weekend, we discuss the symbols of the Holy Spirit and how they relate to our relationship with God.

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Category:church -- posted at: 6:21pm EST

Finishing our series on the life of Abraham, we look at the pinnacle event of Abraham's life when God asks him to sacrifice his promised son, Isaac.

Direct download: Abraham_-_Abraham_and_Isaac_14_05-12-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 6:16pm EST

Continuing our series on the life of Abraham, we follow along as he discovers favor, refreshing, and legacy that God is building in his life.  God wants to do the same in ours!

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Category:church -- posted at: 7:38pm EST

Continuing our series on the life of Abraham, we look at the birth of Isaac, the promised child.  Not only will it bring joy, but also it brings tears as it causes the works of the flesh to be dealt with.  See how God is prophetically painting a picture of our struggle against the flesh in this story.

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Category:church -- posted at: 7:36pm EST

Continuing our series on the life of Abraham, we find Abraham repeating a sin he faced several years before.  We discuss finding the strength to breaking repetitive sins in our own lives.

 

Direct download: Abraham_-_Deja_Vu_11_04-21-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:34pm EST

Continuing our series on the life of Abraham, Pastor John Carnes looks at the story of Sodom and Gomorrah and discusses lessons we can learn from the tragedy.

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Category:church -- posted at: 7:41pm EST

What do we do when there is no one to encourage us?  We look at a story from the life of David to learn how he encouraged himself in the Lord.

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Pastor John Carnes teaches on the Last Supper and leads a communion service.

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Category:church -- posted at: 12:14pm EST

In our Lenten series, we are looking at the disciplines that Jesus spoke of in the Sermon on the Mount (generosity, prayerfulness, fasting).  But now we are looking at the attitude God desires from us: one of trust.

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Category:church -- posted at: 12:11pm EST

In our Lenten series, we are looking at the disciplines that Jesus spoke of in the Sermon on the Mount (generosity, prayerfulness, fasting). This message looks at the need for Christians to practice self-denial and how fasting is a way to experience this.

Direct download: Disciplines_of_the_Disciple_-_Self-Denial_3_03-10-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 10:17am EST

In our Lenten series, we are looking at the disciplines that Jesus spoke of in the Sermon on the Mount (generosity, prayerfulness, fasting). This message looks at prayer and the need for us to increase our connection with God the Father.

Direct download: Disciplines_of_the_Disciple_-_Prayerfulness_2_03-03-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 10:15am EST

In our Lenten series, we are looking at the disciplines that Jesus spoke of in the Sermon on the Mount (generosity, prayerfulness, fasting).  This message looks at generosity, and the "why's" of our practice of giving.

Direct download: Disciplines_of_the_Disciple_-_Generosity_1_02-24-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 9:43pm EST

In this series based on Mark Batterson's book, Whisper, we learn the ways that God speaks to his children. In this session, we learn how God will speak through promptings or nudges in our spirits and also how he will use the pain we experience in life to help us hear him.

Direct download: Whisper_-_Promptings_and_Pain_5_02-10-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:37pm EST

In this series based on Mark Batterson's book, Whisper, we learn the ways that God speaks to his children. In this session, we learn how God will speak through the dreams and visions (day and night dreams) as well as how he will speak prophetically to us through other people.

Direct download: Whisper_-_Dreams_and_People_4_02-03-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:34pm EST

In this series based on Mark Batterson's book, Whisper, we learn the ways that God speaks to his children. In this session, we learn how God will speak through the desires he gives us and through doors of opportunity which can be open or closed.

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In this new series based on Mark Batterson's book, Whisper, we learn the ways that God speaks to his children.  In this session, we learn how God will speak first and foremost from his Word.

Direct download: Whisper_-_The_Pierced_Ear_2_01-20-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:53pm EST

In this new series based on Mark Batterson's book, Whisper, we learn the ways that God speaks to his children.  In this session, we learn how to prepare ourselves to hear his voice.

Direct download: Whisper_-_The_Bravest_Prayer_1_1-13-18Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:51pm EST

In this New Year themed message, Pastor John Carnes discusses what we need to live behind as we enter the new year and how God's grace and mercy makes every day a new year.

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Category:church -- posted at: 10:37am EST

Our Advent series, "Christmas at the Movies," will examine the Advent themes through looking at some popular classic Christmas movies. In our special Christmas eve service, we will examine love and belief from the lens of "The Polar Express."

Direct download: Catm_-_Love_on_the_Polar_Express_4_12-24-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 3:57pm EST

Our Advent series, "Christmas at the Movies," will examine the Advent themes through looking at some popular classic Christmas movies.  This week, we will examine joy from the lens of "Elf."

Direct download: Catm_-_How_to_Be_an_Elf_3_12-16-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:48pm EST

Our Advent series, "Christmas at the Movies," will examine the Advent themes through looking at some popular classic Christmas movies.  This week, we will examine peace from the lens of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas."

Direct download: CatM_-_How_the_Grinch_Stole_Christmas_Peace_2_12-09-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:45pm EST

Our Advent series, "Christmas at the Movies," will examine the Advent themes through looking at some popular classic Christmas movies.  This week, we will examine hope from the lens of "It's a Wonderful Life."

Direct download: CatM_-_The_Hope_of_Its_a_Wonderful_Life_1_12-02-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:42pm EST

How good are we at giving thanks?  Not just to God, but to others as well?  Today, we look at the power that comes when we practice giving and saying thanks.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:17pm EST

We are going to talk about some lessons we can learn from Abraham about how we pray and intercede on behalf of others.

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When God enters our ordinary, we are often confronted with the impossibilities of our dreams and our situations, but God wants us to know that it's not a problem for him.  He is greater than any obstacle we face. 

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Category:church -- posted at: 7:58pm EST

What do you do when things simply become ordinary in your life? Are called to simply be ordinary? Is there something more than where and what we are right now? This week, in our study of Abraham's life, we look at what happened when God entered his ordinary life.

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How patient are you?  Have you ever tried to help God out in your impatience on waiting on the promise?  We look at Abram and Sarai's attempt to help God fulfill his promise to them and what problems it resulted in. 

Direct download: Abraham_-_Helping_God_Out_6_10-21-17Edited.mp3
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Abraham had a powerful encounter with God Himself, as God swore to him his covenant promises.  In this message, we look at the steps of the ancient blood covenant and how it relates to our relationship with Jesus.

Direct download: Abraham_and_the_Blood_Covenant_5_10-14-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:35pm EST

Today we are going to take a break from our Abraham Series and talk about "Seasoned with Salt". We'll examine with it is that the Word says about how we are to respond to one another and the world. We are called to be salt and light, yet lately we're either to salty to taste good and our light is either blindly bright or so dim it can be hardly seen.

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We will see Abram in a new light as he takes on a new persona as warrior when he has to go to war to rescue his nephew, Lot. However, it's an encounter with a mysterious person afterward that will change his life and in turn protect Abram himself.  

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In this message in our series on Abraham's life, we look at how he dealt with his nephew, Lot, when things got too much between them. Do we fight for our rights to the detriment of the relationships around us?  How far will we go to protect the peace between us?  We will look at how Abram kept the peace between him and Lot.

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We are looking at the life of Abraham right now and we will discover that the Father of the Faith was not always faith-filled or faithful.  God wants to help us protect the promises he has given to us.

Direct download: Abraham_-_Famine_Fear_and_Pharaoh_2_09-02-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 9:17pm EST

In this message, we discuss what it was like for Abraham to follow God to a place he wouldn't know until he got there and how that relates to us when we step out in faith in our own lives.
Direct download: Abraham_-_Moving_Out_in_Faith_1_08-26-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:47pm EST

In this message, Pastor John Carnes discusses the subject of the calling of God.  What is it that God is actually calling you and me to do?

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Category:church -- posted at: 7:42pm EST

In this message, Pastor John will look at the armor of God found listed by Paul in Ephesians chapter six.  As Christians, it is important to understand what God has given us to help us in our walk of faith and this armor Paul tells us about goes a long way to bring us victory.

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Category:church -- posted at: 12:53pm EST

We are continuing in Ephesians 5 and 6 and looking at the Instructions for Christian Families that Paul gives to the believers.  He calls us to follow Christ and treat each other with respect as we grow in our walk of faith.  As we grow, every part of our lives should be touched and transformed by our faith.  So in this message, we talk some practical application to our day to day lives!  

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Category:church -- posted at: 2:25pm EST

Guest Speaker Pastor Brad Bennett brings a message speaking to us about the struggle of living with "weeds" in our lives.

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Category:church -- posted at: 2:23pm EST

Guest Speaker Pastor Brad Bennett brings a special message called "The Critical Ingredient" from Psalm 42.

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Still in the theme of maturing in Christ, Pastor John is teaching a message from Ephesians chapter five, called "Living as Children of Light."  In a world that is dark, we need to be people of the light

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Pastor John is excited to share a message called "Mastering Emotions." As a society, we're told that we can and should do as we feel. We believe that no one can tell us we can't or shouldn't do something or feel a certain way. But mature believers and disciples of Jesus are those who follow after the truth of God's Word rather than their feelings. We're going to look at why emotions are important, and how we relate to them in the Kingdom of God.

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We're finishing up our three part series on "Growing Up in Jesus." Paul gives us some practical things we can do as we renew our minds to be more like Christ. With grace on our side, we can walk out of the old patterns of thinking and doing and find ourselves changing daily as He renews us by His Spirit.

Direct download: Growing_Up_in_Jesus_Part_3_-_05-27-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:52pm EST

We are continuing our series called "Growing Up in Jesus." God has a plan to work through his grace and make us more like Jesus. In Ephesians Ch.4, Paul gives us some insight to what we need to do to begin growing up and maturing as believers and disciples of Jesus. We will look at what we have to take off, renew and put on!

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Category:church -- posted at: 1:15pm EST

Growing Up in Jesus.  God has a plan to work through his grace and make us more like Jesus.  We're going to look at that process and see how we can participate in his work in our lives.  What is our responsibility to grow as Christians?

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Category:church -- posted at: 1:12pm EST

In this series, we will be looking at the three graces that God bestows in our lives to help us grow into fully mature followers of Jesus.  In this message, we will discuss how God loves us just the way we are, but loves us too much to leave us there.  We talk about how God's grace cleans us up and makes us into the image of Jesus.

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Category:church -- posted at: 7:39pm EST

In this series, we will be looking at the three graces that God bestows in our lives to help us grow into fully mature followers of Jesus.  In this message, we talk about justifying grace and how at salvation we are given a new identity.

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In this series, we will be looking at the three graces that God bestows in our lives to help us grow into fully mature followers of Jesus.  In this message, we talk about prevenient or preceding grace.  It is God's kindness that leads us to repentance.

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Special Guest Speaker Pastor Brad Bennett brings a special "Palm Saturday" weekend message.

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Category:church -- posted at: 4:27pm EST

For Lent this year, we are studying the Lord's Prayer and how we can grow our prayer lives through the instructions Jesus gave the disciples on how to pray.  In this final segment of the series, we look at "lead us not into temptation," what it means, and how it relates to delivering us from evil.  

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Category:church -- posted at: 5:58pm EST

For Lent this year, we are studying the Lord's Prayer and how we can grow our prayer lives through the instructions Jesus gave the disciples on how to pray.  In this session, we discuss the words "debts" and "trespasses" and how Jesus is inviting us to let him help us to forgive as we have been forgiven.

Direct download: Praying_with_Jesus_-_Forgive_Us_Our_Debts_4_03-24-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 5:42pm EST

For Lent this year, we are studying the Lord's Prayer and how we can grow our prayer lives through the instructions Jesus gave the disciples on how to pray.  In this session, we discuss what is the daily bread Jesus teaches us to pray and how it impacts our relationship with God.

Direct download: Praying_with_Jesus_-_Give_Us_This_Day_Our_Daily_Bread_3_03-18-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 7:55pm EST

For Lent this year, we are studying the Lord's Prayer and how we can grow our prayer lives through the instructions Jesus gave the disciples on how to pray.  This week, we look at what "kingdom" means to the second part of the prayer: "thy kingdom come..."

Direct download: Praying_with_Jesus_-_Thy_Kingdom_Come_2_03-11-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:35pm EST

For Lent this year, we are studying the Lord's Prayer and how we can grow our prayer lives through the instructions Jesus gave the disciples on how to pray.  We start by looking at "Our Father..."

Direct download: Praying_with_Jesus_-_Our_Father_1_03-04-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 8:32pm EST

In this message, Pastor John Carnes talks about the lies that keep us from praying, benefits to talking to God and tips to help us pray.

Direct download: The_Power_of_Talking_to_God_02-18-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 10:21pm EST

Wisdom that Teaches Perspective

In this last part to our Thriving in Babylon series, we look at the wisdom Daniel walked in, understanding what battles he needed to fight with his godless culture and what he didn't.  We also discuss obstacles to our perspective.

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Category:church -- posted at: 12:12pm EST

Humility that Earns Credibility

In this fourth part of our series on Thriving in Babylon, we look at how we can earn credibility in the Babylonian systems we find ourselves in through humble serving those who do not know the Lord.

 

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Category:church -- posted at: 9:45pm EST

In this third part of our series on Thriving in Babylon, we look at the subject of Biblical hope and how it is vital to our survival in a culture that is increasingly hostile to the Christian faith.

Direct download: Babylon_-_Hope_the_Creates_Courage_3_01-28-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 10:51am EST

Spiritual Boot Camp

In this second part of the series "Thriving in Babylon," we learn how God uses the trials and hardships in our lives to train us and discipline us into being strong and mature disciples of Jesus.

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Category:church -- posted at: 9:31pm EST

Thriving in Babylon

How do we live faithfully as Christians in an increasingly more hostile culture and environment?  Daniel the prophet was captured and a prisoner in Babylon and ended up making a difference for eternity.  How can we learn from his example?  This series will look at Daniel and we will learn how to "thrive in Babylon."

Direct download: Babylon_-_Thriving_in_Babylon_1_01-14-17Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 9:21pm EST

Wise Men Still Seek Him

Who were the "wise men"?  Why did they come seeking Jesus?  What can we learn from the Magi?  We discover some faith lessons of our own from the story of the "kings from the east."

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Category:church -- posted at: 9:17pm EST

Advent:  O HOLY NIGHT

Christmas Eve message based on the Christmas hymn, O Holy Night.

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Category:church -- posted at: 8:55pm EST

Advent: LOVE

In the fourth addition to our Advent series, we look at the love displayed in God giving his Son to us in the first Advent.

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Category:church -- posted at: 8:51pm EST

In this third part of looking at Advent characteristics, we discuss the joy of the Lord found in the declaration of the Messiah's birth to the shepherds.

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Category:church -- posted at: 8:48pm EST

Advent:  PEACE

In this second week of looking at Advent characteristics, we discuss what peace that Jesus brought with him when he came to earth.

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Category:church -- posted at: 8:45pm EST

Advent:  HOPE

This first week of our Advent series, we look at the hope Jesus brought into the dark world he was born into and the hope he brings into our lives.

Direct download: Advent_Series-Hope_11-26-16Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 10:42pm EST

What's Next?

In this message, Pastor John Carnes gives his opinion of the election results and what the Church needs to do in response.

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:05pm EST

Acts 27 - Shipwrecks and Snakes

In this last message in the series on the Book of Acts, we look at Acts chapters 27 and 28 and discuss the storms of our lives and four anchors that help us through the shipwrecks, as well as the snakes that will attack our lives.

Direct download: Acts_-_Shipwrecks_and_Snakes_27_10-29-16Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 10:51pm EST

Acts 26 - What's Your Story

In this session on the Book of Acts, we look at Paul's imprisonment in Caesarea and how he shares his testimony before kings.  We examine how important our own story is in sharing the Gospel with our culture.

Direct download: Acts_-_Whats_Your_Story_26_10-22-16Edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 10:48pm EST

Why Be Committed to a Local Church?

In this last part to the series on Partnering with the Church, Pastor John Carnes teaches on four benefits to being committed to a local community of faith.

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Category:church -- posted at: 5:27pm EST

In this third part of the series on Partnering with the Church, we look at how we can connect people to Jesus through meeting needs in our church and community.

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Category:church -- posted at: 8:12pm EST

Why renovate?

This message by Pastor John Carnes was given on our seventh anniversary and shares three major reasons why our church exists.

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Category:church -- posted at: 8:08pm EST

Two Different Worlds - Pastor Brad Bennett

Guest Speaker Pastor Brad Bennett shares a message from the story of Lazarus and the Rich Man.

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Category:church -- posted at: 8:58pm EST

In this series on Partnering with the Church, we examine how we can help the church grow and build disciples. This is the second session and Pastor John talks about how friendship can be a powerful connector to Christ and help us to develop as disciples of Jesus.

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Category:church -- posted at: 12:38pm EST

In this series on Partnering with the Church, we examine how we can help the church grow and build disciples.  In this session, Pastor John teaches on Connecting Lives to Christ through Worship.  We discuss how a worshiping partner offers their time, gifts, resources and lives to Christ in the church.

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Category:church -- posted at: 12:34pm EST

What's in it for me? Why go to church?

Have you ever been asked why you go to church?  What's in it for us?  Pastor John talks about the importance of making church attendance a priority in your life. 

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Category:church -- posted at: 11:52am EST

When Jesus is in Your Boat

What do you do when storms show up unexpectedly in your life?  Is your faith in your "boat" or is it in the One in your boat?  We look at how to trust Jesus in the storm.

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Category:church -- posted at: 11:46am EST

The Mystery of Marriage

This message was given prior to a wedding we performed during our service at renovate.  We look at three reasons why marriage is important to us and to God the Father.

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Category:church -- posted at: 11:34am EST

GodPrints - Rev. Stephen Raikes

In this special message, Rev. Stephen Raikes teaches us on how we can learn the unique ways that God has created each and every one of us.  He discusses the spiritual gifts, motivational gifts, understanding your temperaments and finding who you are in Christ.

Direct download: GodPrints_-_Stephen_Raikes_08-13-16_edited.mp3
Category:church -- posted at: 4:16pm EST