Have you ever had a season where you felt like things weren't going your way? Like maybe God was a little distant? We often times feel like because of our situation that God is far from us and that His grace is not in our lifes. But God's grace and favor can have powerful effects on our life's in those seasons. Learn how God's favor can have powerful effects on your life!
We as believers often talk about Jesus, and understand the nature of His essence as being both fully God, and fully human. While this is the divine truth about our savior, have we taken the time to ask the question, “why does this matter to me today.” We learn that Jesus, the word of God, came and made His dwelling among us, full of grace and truth. The truth of God was that Jesus had the power and authority to forgive our sins, while the grace of God was His understanding as to why it was necessary. Jesus was in fact man, He lived, He laughed, He loved, He cried, and in every way knows what it means to be Human.
Did you know that diversity is God's idea? Do you have questions about racial reconciliation and equality? These are some of the most controversial and important conversations in our world right now. Learn what the Bible says about these topics and hear how God calls us to live life WITH others but also going BEFORE others.
Jesus invites each of us into a powerful kingdom experience but often we get stuck and feel like our batteries are drained! In this message we explore how to recharge and move beyond our own strength and into God‘s power!
Have you ever felt maybe you don't have something to bring to the table in the kingdom of God? Learn how God can use anyone to reach everyone. Pastor TD Davis takes us through Acts where God uses seemingly insignificant people to do extraordinary things for the kingdom!
Do you feel stifled by a situation or obstacle in your life? Do you feel discouraged and do you find yourself playing it safe? Learn how to increase your vision for what God wants to do in your life in this new series. Learn how to go BEYOND our limited vision and step God's vision for your life!
Have you ever felt like God has left you? If we are honest with ourselves, we all have felt the absence of God. God invites us to be completely honest with Him in every season, including the most difficult ones. Through Psalms of Laments, we are given permission to come before God no matter how we feel and to be be completely honest with Him.
Have you ever felt like you were so weary in you spiritual walk that you have decided to stop taking risks? Have you stopped looking to the promises God has for you? Have you stopped giving with expectancy? Have you stopped allowing yourself to be used by God? Learn how God wants to renew a sense of perseverance by extending His grace on you. God uses His church to accomplish His mission on Earth and he wants to use you and work in you! He also wants to bring people along side you to encourage you and build faith within you.
What is your life giving people a taste of? In a time where people are wondering whether the church is relevant the church should answer by giving the world a taste of heaven!
The church has responsibility to reconnect people with God, make disciples who go and live God's way in the world and to give Earth a taste of Heaven! As people of the church we should give others a taste of what Heaven is like right now!
God loves using his people! Have you ever wondered what it takes to do big things for God? God does not need flashy people, all he needs is your simple YES! In this sermon learn how all it takes is saying YES to God and humbly going for it. God loves using humble people simply say yes to carry out His plans! If there are setbacks, if you feel discouraged or inadequate God wants to equipped and encourage you to be bold and say YES to His mission!
Have you ever heard someone say that they are "taking a break from church"? Say that church just is not for them? Maybe that is you! In this sermon learn about the TRUE purpose of why we gather as a church. Church is simply a place for Gods presence to break through and change peoples lives. It becomes easy to be caught up in culture and relevance and completely miss the heart and mission of the church. Let us be excited about gathering because Gods presence breaks through!
Sometimes God gives us dreams that are for the benefit of others. In this sermon we take a look at Nehemiah and how his dreams benefited the people of God! Nehemiah leaves his role as a cupbearer to restore the wall of Jerusalem. The narrative shows us selfless courage and leadership in chasing one's dreams. What do you do when your dreams aren't about you? Nehemiah paused, reflected and answered the cry of his heart to help his people!
One of the greatest balances of the Christian journey is learning to live with a future orientation while being content in the present. In this message learn how to meet God in the waiting season to your dreams. The journey to our dreams is just as important as the realized destination to the Lord, and we must come to know that at times, our dreams for our life aren't necessarily God's vision for it.
What are God's dreams? What is God's mission, God's goal, and God's priority? God's dream is to seek and save lost people! In this sermon, we read through Luke 15 and discover that it is God's dream and priority for people to experience His salvation.
Have you ever had a dream? Something that you feel like you have to answer to? Sometimes there are roadblocks and things that we feel like are keeping us from those dreams! In this sermon learning how to embrace this process is a critical part of arriving at your dreams. Learn how Paul and Barnabas dealt with conflict and how this conflict pushed them towards their purpose! Despite our perception of conflict God wants to bring clarity and success!
Often being surrounded by obstacles, we give up on our dreams thinking that they are impossible to achieve. In this message, Pastor Arman encourages us through the story of Hannah, the mother of the Prophet Samuel. Hannah exemplifies what it means to put your trust in the Lord and pray fervently for the miraculous in her life despite difficulties and challenges. No matter the scope of your problems the Lord will hear and answer your prayers if they are in alignment with His perfect will.
Do you have dreams, passions, and desires? Where did those dreams come from, and are they even important? In this encouraging message Pastor Anthony Jennings helps us take a look at why the desires of our heart matter, and what God has to say about them!
When you think about vision, what do you think of? Your future job or promotion? Your future house? Your future family? All these things are awesome, but God desires us also to have a vision of the people that we are becoming! When we focus on what matters most, God replaces discouragement with an abundance of resources to accomplish the vision that he has planned for our lives!
This week in our current series, we're talking about how growing in mutual affection and in love attribute to our character growth that ultimately keeps us from being ineffective and unproductive for the purposes that God has for us in our lives!
Our context can be changed at any time, but we are most utilized by God when we focus first on our character. God wants us to grow in self control, perseverance, and godliness, so that we can be effective and productive in the Kingdom of God! Listen intently to this challenging message about how we can focus on these character traits in order for you to become 100% how God has created you to function
In order to prevent being ineffective and unproductive, we need to make sure that we are growing in our faith, virtue, and knowledge! All of these are important, we need to make sure that we don't neglect any of these. but instead, continue to grow in them. In this message, hear how growth in these areas influences your life in the best ways, making it so that you can function at your 100%!
Have you ever felt ineffective or unproductive? Maybe life and all the situations that it brings has get you tremendously overwhelmed? Very often, we spend way too much time on the things that don't really matter, and not enough time on the things that matter most! God cares about every aspect of our lives, and He wants us to be both effective and productive on those area's that matter the most! As we open our hearts and minds to the transformational work of God and focus a change in our character first, we begin to see all different kinds of situations change as well!
We have been invited and are given a place setting at the table of the King, a table full of grace and authority. Despite our broken state, we have been given access to the King. However, will we respond to the invitation to eat with Him?
This past week, we invited a dear friend of ours, Shiela Donegan, founder of the Boston Dream Center, to share a message that God put on her heart with us. God is doing something new here at Media CIty! In this message, hear how you can be a part of what God is wanting to do in our chruch family!
The tomb is empty. So what? We, like the earliest followers of Jesus, may have a hard time grasping how the resurrection changes everything! On the first Easter, Jesus walks a 7 mile journey with two of his followers incognito, and helps them understand what has just happened. Jesus' resurrection means that hope is alive in your situation! Jesus' resurrection means that transformation is possible! Your life can change,your sin can be forgiven, you can live your day to day life with God's help and power. In this message, discover the many ways Jesus has been walking with you on your journey even when you didn't recognize it right away.
In our lives, we often have a tendency to wait around for God to do awesome things, but it's when we are proactive about welcoming God into our lives that Jesus reveals His remodel plan, and then does some serious transformational work! In this message., hear how we can better access God's transformational power for our lives, even in the impossible situations!
Have you ever felt like you had no strength in the middle of a tough and difficult situation? We all have experienced a sense of lack in the midst of our lives, but God is active in our situation! In this message, hear how God is working out your story, how God is transforming you, and how He will give you strength!
Jesus always spent time with his neighbors! In this message, Lance Ford talks about how to practically love our neighbors to transform our city to look like Heaven!
Do you want to know what your purpose is? Do you have questions about what God wants you to do? In this message Pastor Anthony Jennings explores the very practical and very real blueprints that God has specifically designed for your life. Learn how to live out the adventure you’re destined for because you have an important role to play in building God’s kingdom!
The Gospel is good news that can't wait! Before radio and television, the newspaper "Extra" was printed when news broke that was far to important to wait until the next day! The Gospel is good news that can't wait! God has called each of us to be good news people! The Gospel is the best news possible in a world full of bad news. In this encouraging message, discover how you are often the best at sharing good news even when you are right in the middle of challenges!