From Pastor's Thoughts - Nov 28

From Pastor’s Thoughts: Don’t Quit Too Soon

Don’t Quit Too Soon Date: November 14th, 2018 Read: Matthew 13:20-21 The Bible promises a blessing for those who endure testing and persecution to the end (James 1:12). Sometimes in challenges we find it much easier to quit than endure and wait patiently for God to act. Endurance is a powerful arsenal, it sustains courage, gives staying…

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This Is Jesus Series: Part 3 – Understands My Temptations

You can watch the message here You can listen to the audio from this message here This Is Jesus Series – Part 3 “Understands My Temptations”     The goal of this series is to come face-to-face with the real Jesus. Who do you say that I am? Firstly, let’s deal with the misconception that because Jesus is God,…

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This Is Jesus Series: Part 2 – Meets My Needs

You can watch the message here You can listen to the audio from this message here This Is Jesus Series – Part 2 “Meets My Needs”     American Psychologist Abraham Maslow outlined five human needs that are common to all of us. Physical survival Food, water, warmth, a place to stay. Feeling safe and secure a) Financial Security…

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This Is Jesus Series: Part 1 – Forgives My Sins

You can watch the message here You can listen to the audio from this message here This Is Jesus Series – Part 1 “Forgives My Sins” Everyone needs to know the real Jesus. The media, in trying to make sense of who Jesus is, represents Him through opinion and speculation, rather than historical firsthand accounts of Jesus’ life…

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From Pastor’s Thoughts: The Jewish Feasts in the Lives of Believers

  The Jewish Feasts in the Lives of Believers Date: November 7th, 2018 Read: Romans 5:6-11 The Jewish holy calendar contains a total of seven feasts within three major multi-day feasts/holidays; a foreshadowing of the redemptive work of Jesus. Over the next few devotions we’ll look at these three major feasts. Within the Feast of the Passover were…

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From Pastor’s Thoughts: Call On The Lord

Call On The Lord Date: October 31st, 2018 Read: Jeremiah 33:1-3 The Creator of the universe invites us to call on Him and He will answer us. When God spoke these words to Jeremiah he was accused of treason and placed in prison (Jer. 32). Jeremiah had been praying and yet God came to him and said: “Call…

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From Pastor’s Thoughts: The Importance of Faith

The Importance of Faith Date: October 24th, 2018 Read: Hebrews 11:1-6 The scope of faith is that we receive what we ask for according to the will of God. Jesus tells us that if we believe, we will receive whatever we ask for in prayer and everything is possible for him who believes (Matt 21:22; Mark…

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From Pastor’s Thoughts: Overcoming Adversity Through Faith

Overcoming Adversity Through Faith Date: October 17th, 2018 Read: 2 Corinthians 4:8-18 Paul was struck down but not struck out! How did Paul handle his problems? “I believed; therefore I have spoken” (v. 13). The spirit of faith kept Paul going; not the things he felt or experienced or saw in the natural realm. The spirit…