What He Gave Us

When Jesus ascended to heaven, he didn't leave us empty-handed or directionless.

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The Church • June 9, 2019 • Matt Lomenick

Our series on what Jesus gave us concludes with Pastor Matt explaining that Jesus gave us each other. Jesus built his Church on the rock of Peter's confession that he (Jesus) is the Christ, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.

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The Bible • June 2, 2019 • Sam Kastensmidt

Our series examining the gifts God gave us after Jesus ascended continues with Pastor Sam Kastensmidt addressing the Word. God gave us his Word, and our Bibles contain this supernatural power for living.

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Prayer (Part 2) • May 26, 2019 • Tom Hendrikse

Our look at prayer continues as Pastor Tom Hendrikse examines HOW to pray. Jesus gave us an example designed for precisely that. If you're uncomfortable with the thought of praying, not being sure what to say, this message is definitely for you!

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Prayer (Part 1) • May 19, 2019 • Scott Carson

Scott Carson, our Director of Renewal, considers the next element God gave us to accomplish his mission: prayer. More specifically, WHY do we pray? Prayer is communicating personally with God, showing that we are convinced of his wisdom and power.

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Power of the Holy Spirit • May 12, 2019 • Tom Hendrikse

God sent his Holy Spirit to comfort us and guide us, but that's not all; the Spirit also empowers us. Pastor Tom Hendrikse says the gifts of the Spirit still operate today, and we shouldn't shy away from the miraculous and the supernatural. That's God!

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Presence of the Holy Spirit • May 5, 2019 • Tom Hendrikse

Jesus told his disciples that after he ascended to heaven, he would send the Holy Spirit to live inside all who become his followers by faith, to comfort us and teach us. Pastor Tom Hendrikse examines what it means to have the presence of the Holy Spirit.

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Purpose • April 28, 2019 • Winston Miller

Winston Miller, our Pastor-in-residence of Community Formation, kicks off our new message series, What He Gave Us, with a look at the Great Commission. Go, and as you do so, make disciples of all nations! This command from Jesus gives us our purpose.