REST: Episode 4 - Work, Toil, Sloth and Blessing.
As Pastor Adam wraps up the series on Rest, he points out that God is no fan of sloth. There is a huge difference between embracing the value of rest, and laziness. The fall of man brought a curse that added a dimension of toil to our work. It is God's desire to restore the blessing of work.
REST: Episode 3 - The Sabbath Year.
Things that don't rest, break. God's commandment of a Sabbath was not a suggestion. Keeping the Sabbath is a holy act unto the Lord. One of the most subtle attacks of the enemy is to destroy Sabbath. Pastor Adam explains how Sabbath keeping brings blessing and prosperity.
REST: Episode 2 - He Makes Me Lie Down.
The 23rd Psalm is immersed in peace and rest. You rarely see a shepherd running with his sheep. In scripture God is portrayed as the Great Shepherd. Who or what is shepherding your life? What voices and crazy makers do you follow? Following the Good Shepherd leads us to peace and restoration and into the house of the Lord.
REST: Episode 1
Genesis 2:3; Various.
In a world filled with 24/7 attention demands, REST is a foreign concept. Group Chat...calls wherever and whenever...email...meetings...objectives...the list of demands for our time are endless.
Our purpose is to REST in God's presence. Rest is not laziness and when we rest we enter into the very nature of God. Join Pastor Adam as we explore the biblical narrative of REST.
Our Father - Who Leaves The Light On For You.
Happy Father's Day! In what ways do you picture - and experience God as Heavenly Father? In Luke, the parable of the Prodigal Son vividly portrays a picture of God as the Father who loves and redeems us and our identity in His family. Where do you see yourself in this picture? Nothing is more priceless than God's love and joy at the saving/healing/deliverance of a human life!
UBERWHALE : Episode 4
Jonah's Anger at God's Compassion
Jonah 3:10 - 4:11
Jonah's focus was all about himself. Explore, with Pastor Adam, the lesson of turning one's eyes to God's will and focus. God is a God of abundant life. The story of God is a love story. Jonah was so self focused, he missed the point .... he wasn't where God wanted him to be ..... where are you?
UBERWhale: Episode 3 - I'm Gonna Make Them An Offer They Can't Refuse.
The key to Jonah's deliverance from his life crisis was that he "obeyed the word of the Lord..." Disobedience makes us food for whales. Yet, obedience to God's law and His will for our lives gives us a powerful spiritual weapon. The love of God IS unlimited, but it is NOT unconditional. The pesky word "if" is repeated many times in the Bible, unleashing exponential blessing. Maybe you have an obedience problem that's keeping you from receiving God's best in your life?
UBERWhale: Episode 2 - Surviving In The Belly Of The Whale.
Surviving in the belly of the whale can often be a mishmash journey of faith, sorrow, despair and hope. If we are to survive the trying times that come into our lives we will need to learn how to turn life's challenges into victory. Join Pastor Adam as he explores Jonah's being in the belly, and its life lessons for you.
UBERWhale: Episode 1 - Jonah Flees from the Lord.
What do we do when life takes an unexpected turn? God does send storms into our life, but many storms are of our own conjuring. Sometimes, even little things we do can be the first wind in a storm of own conjuring. God "provided" a whale, giving a path for Revival, Repentence, Obedience, and showing His Compassion. He does that for all of us, even today.
Undying Love: Sacrificial Affection Turned Resurrection.
John 15:9-17 ESV.
The roadmap to eternity is etched in agape. This kind of love is made up of resurrection material, meaning, it has the power to change lives; to offer new vision and hope. Youth Pastor Harry Wilson delivers this Mother's Day message to ask, "how well are we modeling Jesus' love in our own life?"