Living In Hope

Text: 1 Peter 1:3-9; Revelation 7:8-17 – The Apostle Peter reminds us that through our relationship with Christ we have been given a new birth into a living hope and an inheritance that will last forever. What a great promise! That’s the hope that all Christians have to hold on to when we face difficult […]

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Building Homes of Honour – DIY

Text: Deuteronomy 6:1-9 – On this Father’s Day, Pastor Russ challenges dads to take responsibility with their family to build their home on a solid foundation. That foundation is based on a faith that honours God in all things, learns to love others more than ourselves, and grows in a knowledge and understanding of God’s […]

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God’s Mercy In the Middle of the Storm

Revelation 7:1-8 – After the sixth seal is opened, Revelation 7 seems to introduce an interlude in the midst of God’s judgement on the earth. An angel from God calls out for the suspension of the destructive activities of the four angels. Why? So the 144,000 servants of God can be marked with a protective […]

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Text: Isaiah 7:7-9 – Every person’s life is a journey. It has a beginning, a path to travelled along and a destination. Do you know the destination of your life’s journey?  In this message, Phil Coates, chairman of our Elder’s Board, uses the stories of Abraham (Genesis 12-25), Jonah (Jonah 1-4), and the Rich Young […]

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God Is Still In Control!

Text: Revelation 6 – The scene now in Revelation shifts from heaven to earth as the first of three seven-part judgements unfold. The imagery is difficult to interpret with specific detail but the overall picture is clear – a sinful and depraved human kind is facing God’s retribution. From a human perspective, the earth erupts into […]

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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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