Sun, Nov 12, 2017
Duration:48 mins 4 secs
In this challenging sermon from Acts, Pastor Chad asks the difficult question of why God allows suffering? Why was King Herod allowed to lay, "Violent Hands" upon the Church. Why was James killed and Peter lived?
Pastor Chad shows us the tremendous pressure the early church was under with the arrest of Peter, the death of James, the persecution from Herod and the famine of Acts 11.
Yet the difference was prayer! Learn how prayer can make all the difference in the pressures of your life.
Tue, Nov 07, 2017
Trouble comes to our life in many different ways. We may face marriage, financial, health or even emotional troubles. How does a Christ follower handle trouble when it comes to our life?
Thankfully, the Psalm 46 gives us the answer. Learn what it means to, "Be still and know" that He is God.
Sun, Nov 05, 2017
Duration:46 mins 48 secs
In this study of Power & Persecution, the Book of Acts introduces us to the first Gentile Church called, The Church at Antioch.
The city of Antioch was the 3rd most important city in the ancient world following Rome and Alexandria. There are many great lessons we learn from this healthy vibrant, Church.
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
Duration:15 mins 52 secs
In Pt. 2 of our study of John 16:33, Pastor Chad continues to walk us through this fascinating verse where Jesus promises His people God's peace.
What did Jesus mean by, "In the world you will have tribulation?" We explain this and much more in Pt. 2 of How to have the peace of God.
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
Duration:19 mins 4 secs
How does a believer obtain the peace of God in their life? In this Tuesday Night Prayer Gathering, Pastor Chad breaks down John 16:33 showing that it is in Christ that we have peace.
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Duration:25 mins 58 secs
What did Paul mean when he wrote, "Take every thought captive to the obedience of Christ"? The answer may surprise you as we study each phrase of 2 Corinthians 10:5.
Sun, Oct 15, 2017
Duration:42 mins 3 secs
Are you someone who handles conflict well? Unfortunately, conflict is a part of life...it is a part of our work life, family life and sometimes even our church life. In Acts 11, we see how Peter handled conflict with the Jewish believers after he went to preach the Gospel to the Gentiles. Pt. 16 of Power & Persecution, challneges us as we learn how to handle conflict and how to respond when God allows situations we may not like or even approve of.
Sun, Oct 08, 2017
Duration:1 hr 11 mins 31 secs
When Peter preached the Gospel to the Gentiles in Acts, the Bible says that the Holy Spirit was poured out upon them and that they spoke in Tongues.
In pt. 15 of Power & Persecution, Pastor Chad answers many questions around the issue of speaking in tongues and what it means to be baptized in the Holy Spirit.
Tue, Oct 03, 2017
Duration:24 mins 18 secs
Did you know the Bible teaches that the trials in our life are appointed by God? This is why James says that we can, "Count them as Joy" because if God has appointed that we face certain trails, then He has also appointed all the grace and strength we need to face those trials. We hope you enjoy this Tuesday Night Prayer Sermon called, Count It All Joy.
Sun, Oct 01, 2017
Duration:49 mins 25 secs
As we continue our journey through Acts, we see in Pt. 14 of this section of Acts that Peter is growing in God's power. In Acts 9, we see a great miracle in the healing of Aeneas, next we see a greater miracle in the raising of a woman named Dorcas to life.
Now, we are going to see the greatest miracle and that is the salvation of the Gentiles. We will meet a man named Cornelius and how God prepared both he and Peter for one of the greatest moments in Church history...the opening of the Kingdom of God to the Gentiles.
Sun, Sep 24, 2017
Duration:47 mins 25 secs
In Pt. 13 of the Power & Persecution Series, we see Peter being sent to Joppa to pray for a woman named Dorcas, who was full of good works and acts of charity.
In this message, Pastor Chad shows how our own lives should be marked by good works, not for salvation, but rather because of the free gift of salvation we have been given.
There are many spiritual truths we learn from this section of Acts 9.
Tue, Sep 19, 2017
Duration:18 mins 41 secs
Sun, Sep 17, 2017
Duration:47 mins 48 secs
The Bible introduces us to a man crippled for 8 years named, Aeneas. When he met Peter and the power of Jesus Christ, the BIble says that the entire town came to the Lord because of his testimony.
There are many practical lessons we will learn about our own Christian life through the life of Aeneas! We know this sermon, the 23rd sermon in the Book of Acts, is going to be a great encouragement to you.
Tue, Sep 12, 2017
Duration:16 mins 21 secs
In this Tuesday Prayer Gathering, Pastor Chad explains Psalm 103:1 and what the Bible means by the phrases, "Bless the Lord", "O my Soul", and "With all that is within me."
Each phrase has a special and rich meaning. Learn what it is to bless the Lord and worship Him in a Biblical way.
Sun, Sep 10, 2017
Duration:41 mins 34 secs
Luke records the discipleship process of the Apostle Paul. It began with an obscure believer in Damascus named, Ananias.
Discover the truths from Acts 9 as Pastor Chad carefully takes us through each verse to show how believers today should be discipled and should take on the responsibility of discipling others.
Sun, Aug 27, 2017
Duration:45 mins 38 secs
In this Sunday morning sermon, Pastor Chad takes us verse by verse through Isaiah 58 to explain what true fasting and authentic repentance is. In Isaiah's day, God had a great deal to say to the comfortable, middle-class people who would fast and think they were honoring God, but in reality, they were seeking their own pleasure.
Learn what God expects from His people and the effects of turning once again to the Lord. This sermon is pt. 1 of the REVIVE series.
Tue, Aug 22, 2017
Duration:35 mins 45 secs
In this Tuesday Prayer Gathering, Pastor Chad highlights Romans 8 and explains how we are more than conquerors.
As Paul outlines, If God is for us, who can be against us? It is Christ who loved us, died for us, justified and glorifies us. How much more will, God through Christ, help us in our daily lives?
Sun, Aug 20, 2017
Duration:35 mins 45 secs
Acts 9 records the greatest conversion to Christianity in history...the salvation of Saul of Tarsus.
Pastor Chad takes us step by step through the vivid language Luke uses to describe Saul of Tarsus.
He also links 2 Corinthians 4:6 to show that each believer has a Damascus Road experience in their own salvation.
Tue, Aug 15, 2017
Duration:23 mins 2 secs
In this Tuesday Night Prayer Service, Pastor Chad takes us through James 5:13-18 and teaches us how to pray in a way that prevails.
He explains how there is a right way and a wrong way to pray. If we are careful, we can actually pray in a way that hinders our prayers.
We hope you find this sermon very encouraging in your own praying and that it helps build your faith in an prayer answering God!
Sun, Aug 13, 2017
Duration:39 mins 39 secs
In Pt. 9 of Power & Persecution, we study the last story of Philip mentioned in Acts. We see his obedience to go where God sent him. In the first of Acts 8, we see him in Samaria having tremendous success preaching and baptizing multitudes.
All of a sudden at the end of Acts 8, God sends him to Gaza, a desert place to share the Gospel with one man.
We talk about Philips obedience to go (even to a desert place) and to go from sharing the gospel to multitudes to only one person.
There are many more lessons we learn from Philips life in the last sermon of chapter 8.