Our Responsibility to Share the Good News

Text: 2 Corinthians 5:14-21 – What is the Christian’s responsibility when it comes to reaching a lost and dying world that is approaching its end? The Apostle Paul teaches us that God uses US – followers of Christ – to be his ambassadors – his spokespersons.  We are called to deliver the message of hope to […]

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Worthy Is The Lamb!

Text: Revelation 4&5 – We are all aware of the phrase, “familiarity breeds contempt.” Familiarity can also breed apathy. For many of us, the familiarity of God as our Father and Jesus as our friend, can lead us to lose sight of the holiness and majesty of God. Revelation 4 & 5 remedy this problem […]

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A Message for Mom

Text: Proverbs 31:30,31 – On this Mother’s Day, Pastor Russ shares Four Critical Reminders for mom’s and really, any person who has responsibility to raise and nurture kids.

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On this special Sunday, we had the privilege of celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Grace Day Care. The children presented a few songs for us and we recognized the great work of all the staff and volunteers who make the Day Care one of the best facilities for child care in Newmarket. In this […]

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God Takes His Time to Teach Us to Trust Him

Text: Exodus 4:1-21 – Have you ever wondered why God used 10 plagues to convince Pharaoh to let the nation of Israel leave Egypt? Steve Jones, our guest speaker from Life 100.3 radio station in Barrie, suggests that God used 10 plagues more to convince Moses rather than Pharaoh. At the burning bush, Moses gave […]

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Be An Overcomer!

Revelation 2-3 – In this message Pastor Russ provides a summary of the 7 churches we have been studying in the Book of Revelation. The challenge Christ leaves with each church and the message to modern readers is the same: be an OVERCOMER! What does that look like?  Listen to the message to hear Pastor […]

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Leaving a Family Legacy

Text: Exodus 2:1-10 – On this special AWANA Sunday, Pastor Win uses the example of Moses’ parents, Amram and Jochebed to remind parents that they have a tremendous responsibility in raising their children. Amram & Jochebed demonstrated that parenting involves courage to uphold God’s truth, living by faith and teaching our children what that looks like, […]

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Too Much of the Good Life

Text: Deuteronomy 8:11-20 / Revelation 3:14-22 – We live in a culture of self-sufficiency.  Modern technology, do-it-yourself guides, self-directed financial planning – our world teaches us that we can “go it alone” and we strive to acquire the wealth, skills, and relationship networks to ensure we get ahead in life and remain self-sufficient. The church […]

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Risen With Christ

Text: Luke 24:1-12; John 10:7-10 – On this Resurrection Sunday, Pastor Russ reminds us that we, as followers of Christ have been risen with him.  Our lives should then demonstrate that we are a “new creation”.  Too often, however, we refuse to give up the past. As a result, we act more like the “living […]

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Time for a Regime Change

Text: Luke 19:28-48 – When Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey that first Palm Sunday, the Jewish people had great expectations for him. They had truly hoped that he was the promised King the prophet Zachariah had foretold would come to bring salvation – freedom from oppression. Unfortunately, while they were looking for a […]

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