Putting Our Confidence in God

Text: Psalm 40 – During times of loss or difficulty, or when we are facing uncertainty, it can be easy to take our eyes off God and as a result, our confidence can be shaken. As our church begins a journey of transition, Pastor Win reminds us that we can have confidence that God is in […]

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Praying For One Another

Text: Ephesians 1:15-23 – During this COVID pandemic, physical distancing restrictions have limited our ability to connect with one another. One thing that has not changed, however, is our ability to connect with God through prayer. Prayer is a vital part of the Christian life. In this message, Pastor Win walks us through the Apostle Paul’s […]

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Are You Being A Light In This World?

Text: Matthew 5:14-16 – During this coronavirus pandemic, Pastor Russ reminds us that we are called to be a light in a world that is filled with fear and anxiety. There are two contexts here – being a light on a hill and being a lamp in a home. Jesus is calling his followers to […]

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From Where Does Your Help Come?

Text: Psalm 121; Matthew 21: 1-11 – On this Palm Sunday, Pastor Russ connects the Old Testament song of ascent the Jews sang on their way up to Jerusalem with the crowd’s reaction to Jesus’ Triumphal entry into the city to begin his Passion Week. In a time when we face uncertainty, I’m sure many are […]

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Safe In the Shepherds Arms

Text: Psalm 23 – In this message, former Grace Church elder, Jamie Griese shares a message from Psalm 23. During this time of uncertainty about the future, many people, like the Psalmist, may be feeling like they are “walking through the valley of the shadow of death”. For those who are followers of Jesus, we […]

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Text:  Matthew 24-25 – We live in a time of uncertainty. The COVID-19 virus had infected the entire globe. As Christians, we are reminded that Jesus has prepared us for these kinds of events. They are signs of the times.  As a result, we do not live in fear; we do not need to panic […]

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Pursuing the Right Things as Children of Light

Text: Ephesians 4:17-5:14 – Pastor Russ retells the story of an Alcatraz prisoner who kept his sanity while in solitary confinement by tossing a button in the air and then searching for it in the darkness of his cell. Once finding it, he would repeat that exercise over and over. Sometimes, we as followers of Christ […]

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How Will You Respond to God’s Call in 2020

Text: Exodus 3-4 – As we look ahead to a new year, Pastor Russ takes us to the account of Moses and the burning bush. When God called out to Moses from the bush, Moses was very willing to hear everything God had to say. But when he found out that all the promises God […]

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Trusting In God’s Faithfulness In 2020

Text: 1 John 1:7-10 – December is always a busy time of year but it is also a time of reflection as we look back on a year gone by and think about what the new year holds. In this message, Pastor Russ looks at several passages in God’s Word that remind us of his […]

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God Is Faithful So Let’s Trust & Obey

Text: Lamentations 3:19-26; Joshua 1-6 – It’s common for Christians to feel defeated or discouraged when we fail. Sometimes we even feel like God has abandoned us or the church has abandoned us. In this message, Pastor Russ reminds us from the account of Joshua and the battle of Jericho that God is always with […]

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