1. Navigating Life’s Valleys

Be ready for some changes today! We will be having a visiting band, Water Within, from Nashville, Tennessee to lead us in worship music, and Overseer John Stevens will be preaching today with a fantastic message about Navigating Life’s Valleys. From the sign for VALLEY, you would correctly guess that

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2. Part 2

Today we get part 2 of the message about radical sacrifice. Last week, Pastor Matt taught us about the radical sacrifice of God – giving up the son He loved, and why He did that — because He loved us so much! Today we will study the not-so-radical sacrifice of

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1. Part 1

Today is the start of a new series called “RAD.” This is an 80’s word, short for “radical” which means extreme. We will be discussing God’s radical love for us and how it was demonstrated by sacrifice. We will be discussing the concept of closed-fist (selfishness) and open-fist (able to

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5. Because There’s a Bigger Purpose

Today Pastor Chris will teach us the next answer to this series’s question “Why Church?”…because there’s a bigger purpose. Through Chris’s message, we will learn how service to others develops into the bonds of community that we call church and how Paul taught this same lessons to the church at

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4. Because Life is Hard

Pastor Matt continues our “Why Church?” series today with this week’s answer: Because Life is Hard! We will learn about sharing each other’s problems so that we can all use our spiritual gifts to help each other succeed. Sometimes the hardest part of sharing each other’s problems is knowing that

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3. Because Belonging is Better

Today, Pastor Matt will deliver the next message in our “Why Church?” series. Each message in this series answers that question with a different reason. Today’s answer is “Because Belonging is Better.” The Bible is full of stories of people who don’t “belong” (according to society’s standards), but Jesus made

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2. Because There’s Strength in Numbers

Pastor Chris is back in the pulpit today, continuing our new series “Why Church?” with a message titled “Because there is strength in numbers.” We will learn why God calls us to worship with other people instead of worshiping alone.

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1. We’re Sorry

Today Pastor Matt will kick off our new series “Why Church?” which begins with — an apology. We will study the six kinds of people who say “no” to church.

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Why Church?

Why should I find any value at all in getting up on a weekend morning to be around other people? Why does the church matter in my life, my family, and my community? We’ve all asked similar questions at one point or another.

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4. The Greatest Story Ever Lived

Happy Easter! He is risen!!! Today, Pastor Matt will teach us about the Greatest Story Ever Lived — that the story of Jesus is ultimately not the story of death and crucifixion, but rather a story of LIFE and RESURRECTION.

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