40 days of prayer
Do You Really Want To Grow Up?
September 23, 2018 • Kent Sparks
Do you feel stuck? Stagnant? Trapped? Paralyzed? Frustrated? Unable to breakthrough? "Do You Really Want To Grow Up?" is the first message of the Breakthrough series. The big idea of the message is that the only way to a breakthrough is to grow you an so Pastor Kent shares 6 laws of spiritual growth that can lead you to a breakthrough.
A Beginners Guide To Prayer
September 30, 2018 • Kent Sparks
Prayer can often feel awkward, unsatisfying, confusing, and even a mystery. A lot of people feel like they don't understand how it works. In this week's message, the big idea is that prayer is not performance, a pressure tactic, or a presentation of unknown information. It is a privilege. Pastor Kent shares a basic acronym for a beginners guide to prayer.
Who Are You Talking To?
October 7, 2018 • Kent Sparks
What comes to mind when you think about God? What mental image do you have? Is it a grumpy God, dictator God, flaky Father God, etc.? What you think about someone determines how you relate to them and how you talk to them. Nothing influences your life more than what you know and believe about God! The bottom line of this message is that the foundation of prayer is the goodness of God. God is good and when we realize that, prayer becomes a privilege. Pastor Kent shares seven truths about God's goodness that makes prayer a privilege and a delight.
Praying in Five Dimensions
October 14, 2018 • Kent Sparks
Have you ever felt like your prayers were not being heard? That God wasn't listening? That your prayers just weren’t getting through? What can you do to get a prayer breakthrough? In this message, Pastor Kent addresses what to do when you don't feel like you're getting through by looking at prayer in five dimensions - things you can do to get a breakthrough. The big idea of this message is when you need prayer breakthrough, review what God is doing for you!
A Key to Breakthrough Prayer
October 21, 2018 • Kent Sparks
Why is it so difficult to change? Why are breakthroughs so rare? What is in the way of your breakthrough, and how can you overcome it? Every personal problem we face in life can ultimately be traced back to a spiritual conflict. In this message, Pastor Kent discusses a pivotal key to how we can have breakthrough prayers. The big idea of the message is this message is prayer is the means by which we access God’s power to experience a Spiritual breakthrough.
How To Pray For Healing & Restoration
October 28, 2018 • Kent Sparks
What causes you physical or psychological suffering? What torments you? Breaks your heart? Causes you distress? What hurt occupies your thoughts when your mind is free to wonder? We all have things in our lives that have caused us hurts. But, God wants to heal those hurts. In this message, Pastor Kent shares how to pray for restoration and healing.
Why Don't My Prayers Get Answered?
November 4, 2018 • Kent Sparks
Have you ever felt like God isn't listening and doesn't hear your prayer? Often times, God is silent. But, the big idea of this message is that God always answers prayer, just not always with the answer we want. God answers in four ways: yes, no, wait, and grow. In this message, Pastor Kent lays out 8 reasons why your prayers don't always get answered and what to do when God says, "no."