When Paul writes to the church at Colossae, he doesn't mince words about how they should prioritize their lives. He tells them "in everything He might have the supremacy." In many ways, putting Christ first is harder for us now than it has ever been. We are so busy that some things sneak before God before we even realize it. Listen in as Pastor David teaches from Colossians 1.
When God calls us to Himself, He wants every part of us. King Asa found this out the hard way in 2 Chronicles 14-16. God wants us to trust Him with ALL of our heart, soul, mind and strength. If we do that, He promises to direct our path. Listen in as Pastor David teaches this important truth.
Have you ever searched for God's help, but didn't like the answer He gave you? We see an exmple of this in 2 Kings 7 where a leader of Israel's armies doubted God's plan, so he missed out on what the Lord blessed the nation with. Listen in as Pastor David teaches on how God can save a bad situation using the least expected people.
If you've spent any amount of time in God's Word, you've probably noticed that many of your favorite Bible characters are far from perfect. In fact, many of us would never have picked them to do great things. Lucky for us, God delights is choosing the broken and weak to do His work. Listen in is Pastor David expounds on this truth.
Have you ever had one of those days where everything seems to be going wrong? We all have. King Jehoshaphat experienced this to a pretty severe degree when enemies surrounded Judah and seemed unbeatable. What did he do? He turned to God for answers to unsolvable problems. Listen in as Pastor David teaching from 2 Chronicles 20.
It has been said that everyone has about 10,000 thoughts a day come through their brain. That's a lot! These thoughts can be about just about anything. The question is "What are we going to do with them?" In Philippians 4, Paul encourages us to take all of our thoughts to God through prayer. Listen in as Pastor David teaches on achieving peace through prayer.
Few things can bring as much joy as when God's people unite to bring glory to His name. It's an amazing sight to see, but the Enemy want nothing more than to prevent that from happening. We have to be careful to be a peace with our brothers and sisters and fight the enemy's attempts to divide us. Listen in as Pastor David teaches from Philippians 4.
God's Word is clear: He is to be so important us that everything else pales in comparison. It's also clear that when we do this, our joy cannot be shaken. Listen in as Pastor David preaches from Philipians 3 in the message titled "Count is Loss."
We often think that we have to be strong and put a lot of pressure on ourselves to meet certain expectations. With Christ, though, the expectation is to simply lean on Him. Listen in as Pastor David continues teaching from Philippians in our "Living Joy" series.
The Day of the Lord is coming. This fact should be transformative in the lives of all believers. It should constantly push us to be found spotless before God through repentance and cause us to grow in grace and knowledge of God. Listen in as our Student Pastor, Conner Lewis brings this message from 2 Peter 3.
After Easter and a special guest speaker, we are back in our "Living Joy" series as we study through Philippians. In Chapter 2, Paul implores the Church to stop thinking so much about themselves. It's amazing what Christ can accomplish through His body when we are focused on loving others. Listen in as Pastor David brings this message "An Encouraging Life."
In Duetoronomy 6, God implores the people of Israel to talk to their family and friends about what He had done. Even though this is an Old Testament passage it is still applicable today. Listen in as one of our Elders, Ted Hinzman, teaches about being a witness to all whom you come in contact with.
Our Lord is risen and now He wants to give you His life. On this day, millions of believers around the world are gathering to celebrate this fact: God gives mercy to the thousands. Listen in as Pastor David brings this special Easter message from 1 Corinthians 15.
Paul writes "yet, I will continue to rejoice" while in the midst of a terrible trial. How can we have that perspective? The answer lies within the power of the Gospel. Listen in as Pastor David continues to teach through Philippians.
God's Word tells us that God looks at our hearts. He see right though the masks that we put on, so there is no reason in coming to Him with "fake" feelings. He promises to be our strength and our joy, but we must trade our ways for His. Listen in as Pastor David teaches from Philippians 1.
Many people is this world are so focused on their circumstances that they completely miss the point of having joy. Joy transcends circumstances. Paul wrote the "book of Joy" from a jail cell. How is it that someone can rejoice from a jail cell? Listen in as Pastor David starts our new series from Philippians.
We are very familiar with the importance of putting on the "Armor of God", but we often forget the first step: living is the power of His might. It's not about what we can do, but about what God is able to do through us. Listen in as Pastor David talks about how to stand in the battle froom Ephesians 6.
No one is affected by the way we choose to live more so than our families. That is why in Ephesians 5 we read that we should all submit to one another and put others before ourselves. Can you imagine if we all did that within our families? Listen in as Pastor David teaches about being Spirit filled within your family.
When someone comes to know Christ, there is a stark contrast between he/she lived before and the way they live now. The Apostle Paul describes this as coming out of the darkness and becoming a "child of light." Listen in as Pastor David expounds on this passage from Ephesians 5.