The Shack week 5
Do I Just Let Them Get Away With It? • May 21, 2017 • Pastor Chris Cassis
Why is it so hard to forgive? When we have been wronged, we all are faced with a choice. We can demand justice, holding onto our blame and demanding punishment and restitution from the guilty party, or we can choose mercy and the path to forgiveness. The reality is that what we choose will come back to us. In this message Pastor Chris teaches that God has a process for us to heal emotionally and spiritually and that process is called forgiveness.
The Shack week 4
How Can I Know the Heart of the Father? • May 14, 2017 • Pastor Chris Cassis
Understanding what lies in God’s heart allows us to move beyond blame, anger, doubt and mistrust. In this message Pastor Chris teaches how it allows us to understand and trust Him, which are essentials in a relationship.
The Shack week 3
Trusting God's Promise • May 7, 2017 • Pastor Chris Cassis
“Why are you doing this to me?” Have you ever asked God that question? In this message Pastor Chris teaches how Jesus responds when Mack asks him that question in the Shack and how we can find the answers in the Bible for ourselves?
The Shack week 2
How does God see us? • April 30, 2017 • Pastor Chris Cassis
What kind of emotions does the question “How does God see us” stir up for you? Joy? Confusion? Doubt? Fear? For far too many of us, guilt and shame are strong responses— even for those of us who know and follow God. In this message, Pastor Chris teaches that our perspective is wrong and that God sees beauty in our mess.
The Shack week 1
Where Is God When You Need Him Most? • April 23, 2017 • Pastor Chris Cassis
Why does pain exist? Why does God let bad things happen to good people? These questions can really rock our faith and be the biggest hurdle for some people to experience relationship with God. In this message Pastor Chris teaches how trusting God can give us a different perspective.