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Finding Joy During Hardship

May 10, 2020

This week in worship, Pastor Doug shares that to find Joy even in hardship we need to remember that we get to choose where we place our focus. He gives us four things he sees in today‚Äôs passage from 1 Thessalonians 2:17-3:13 that help us in focusing on faith and…

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Leading a Life Worthy of God

May 3, 2020

Pastor Doug continues his series from 1 Thessalonians, sharing that the greatest invitation that we receive is to be called into God’s own Kingdom and encourages us to pursue that with all our heart, soul, strength and mind by “Leading a Life Worthy of God”. If you would like to…

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How Do You Want to Be Remembered?

April 26, 2020

Pastor Doug begins a new sermon series “Leading A Life Worthy of God” from 1 Thessalonians. First Thessalonians is about faith, love, and hope as gifts that come from God and these gifts can be used to help us with the anxiety, loneliness, and grief that we are feeling in…

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Worship Series: Leading a Life Worthy of God

April 25, 2020

Pastor Doug’s nine-week series titled, “Leading a Life Worthy of God,” is based on 1 Thessalonians. First Thessalonians was written around the year 50-51 A.D. It is the earliest evidence for the existence of Christianity. In this letter we hear the first notes of key themes that Paul will develop…

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Where is God When We are In Pain?

April 19, 2020

Pastor Barbara shares a very timely and relevant message about pain and how we cope with it as followers of Christ. Pain is a part of life, so rather than being surprised by it, we can be prepared to face it with faith, hope, and resilience. The first video below…

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Faith, Fear, and Following

April 12, 2020

This Easter Sunday, Pastor Doug shares about how both in Jesus’ birth and death, those who were with him had fear because they didn’t know the rest of the story, but the angels and Jesus reminded them and us that we need not be afraid, Jesus has been raised. Christ…

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Maundy Thursday

April 9, 2020

Pastor Doug shares three stories this Maundy Thursday, about people in the Bible going through difficult times, followed by a time of prayer and communion.

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Is God with Us in Suffering?

April 5, 2020

On Palm Sunday, Jesus came humbly and courageously into Jerusalem willing to suffer, trusting in and relying upon the Lord God, offering to those who would receive him: Love stronger than death, Forgiveness greater than our sin, and Peace in our pain and suffering. The first video below is just…

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Finding Hope When You Feel Forgotten by God

March 29, 2020

In his message, Pastor Doug shares the story of Noah from Genesis 7:24-8:4 and how one of the loneliest and worst feelings in the world is to feel forgotten, but the good news is that we have a God who remembers us. The first video below is just the sermon.…

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Healing and Humility

March 22, 2020

This week Pastor Doug shares the story of Naaman from 2 Kings 5:1-15 to help us during this challenging time to have the trust, faith and boldness of that little girl and the humility to recognize our need for God in our life. A prayer for today: The first video…

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Do Not Be Afraid

March 15, 2020

This week in the wake of COVID-19, Pastor Doug shares a message about how God is with people throughout the Bible in times when they are afraid. In the story from John 6:16-24, John says that Jesus comes to us in the storm and rides out the storm with us…

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Words You Don’t Want to Hear

March 8, 2020

This week as we are “Going Deeper in God’s Word” Pastor Doug shared this hope that we become the kind of people who humbly trust Christ for forgiveness and new life, who seek to live as much as possible in obedience and faithfulness to Christ’s teaching.     Click to…

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