Sermon Podcast

  • June 4 - The Next Step
    June 4 – The Next Step
    June 6, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Faith isn’t a simulated exercise. It’s a living and breathing transformation from where we’ve been to where the Spirit of God leads us. This message explores Spirit’s movement within us, taking our faith beyond a set of hypothetical beliefs into the awakening of flight and practice. Follow along with this week’s sermon notes… Jesus replied, “Anyone...
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  • May 28 - The Observer Effect
    May 28 – The Observer Effect
    May 30, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video It was the last thing Jesus said to His disciples before He Ascended into heaven, and it changed forever the way people of faith engage with the world around us. If the world is our enemy, not only do we miss out on what’s good and beautiful in God’s Creation, but we...
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  • May 21 - Prayer & Incantation
    May 21 – Prayer & Incantation
    May 23, 2017 by
    Watch the Sermon Video “I will give you whatever you ask in my name,” Jesus says in the New Testament too many times to count. And anyone who’s prayed deeply; who’s dropped prayers as coins into a vending machine only to shake it unstuck in frustration would add, “unless He doesn’t…” This message takes an honest and vulnerable look at...
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  • May 14 - Generation Loss
    May 14 – Generation Loss
    May 15, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video The God of Heaven and Earth has created you to be one of a kind. There’s nobody to compare yourself to. Besides, nobody posts pictures of themselves covered in spit-up and crying in a corner on Instagram… Follow along with this week’s sermon notes… [Jesus said,] “You are filled with grief because...
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  • May 7 - The Only Way to Move a Mountain
    May 7 – The Only Way to Move a Mountain
    May 8, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video We are a people called to live in the space between submission to every authority established by God and the call to obey God rather than human institutions. It’s a delicate balance; one that requires of us a posture of constant prayer and a spirit of deep humility. In that space between,...
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  • April 30 - Love as a One Way Road
    April 30 – Love as a One Way Road
    April 30, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video We may not know where we are, or where we’re going. Sometimes it may not feel as though God knows where we are, or where we’re going. But through it all, we are His sheep and He, our good shepherd. Everything God does, every way He moves within the universe is for...
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  • April 23 - Peace & the Pursuit
    April 23 – Peace & the Pursuit
    April 23, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video At the intersection of Stress and Peace, it’s the Spirit of the Living God who breathes new life into our lungs.  He speaks peace in the middle of chaos, telling us again that we are safe, and we are loved. Follow along with this week’s sermon notes… On the evening of that...
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  • April 16 - The Re-Birth of Stars
    April 16 – The Re-Birth of Stars
    April 17, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video Resurrection isn’t a one-time event, it’s the recurring pattern of Creation.  This message explores the connection between the Resurrection of Jesus and the Resurrection Life He calls us into; one that finds its beginning and its continuation in Him. He asked her, “Dear woman, why are you crying? Who is it you...
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  • April 9 - The Unstoppable Movement of God
    April 9 – The Unstoppable Movement of God
    April 9, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video When Jesus rides into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday, the streets are lined with souls who’ve been swept up in the vortex of His movement throughout Israel. It’s a microcosm of the movement of God throughout history; a movement that begins with love before the foundation of the world. This message explores love...
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  • April 2 - The Course of Love and of Rivers
    April 2 – The Course of Love and of Rivers
    April 2, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video God is a relationship.  When a river gets disconnected from its source, its water becomes stagnant; it becomes toxic and unable to support an ecosystem of life.  In order for a stream to stay healthy, it has to be connected to its source. This message explores the many ways we stay connected...
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  • March 26 - The Calm Aftermath: How Family Struggles are a Little Bit Like Growing a Garden
    March 26 – The Calm Aftermath: How Family Struggles are a Little Bit Like Growing a Garden
    March 26, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video When a gardener takes a seed and plants it in the ground, they begin a process that’s almost entirely outside of their control.  Sometimes, we have to relinquish that control to find the calm peace that we all want for our families.  This message takes a look at Jesus’ Feeding of the...
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  • March 19 - Surrender
    March 19 – Surrender
    March 20, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video When the Spirit of God invades our spiritual homes and takes up residence within our interior selves, we become forever the jurisdiction of God. We no longer live under the weight of our self-identifications; our failures and successes, our past sins and current struggles, the perceived distance between ourselves and our Creator....
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  • March 12 - Prayer as Argumentation
    March 12 – Prayer as Argumentation
    March 13, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio Watch the Sermon Video You’re put on hold and the music starts. The soothing voice repeats itself over and again, reminding you that your call is important. Please don’t hang up. This message shines light on our life of prayer; the hold God places us on when He’s not as quick to answer as we’d like,...
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  • March 5 - The Roots of Tall Trees
    March 5 – The Roots of Tall Trees
    March 6, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio   Watch the Sermon Video When a tree starts to dig its roots into the ground, there are a couple of things that could happen that will affect the long-term health and stability of the fruit that it bears.  Water it too much and its roots will stay shallow; the tree will be too easily uprooted....
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  • February 26 - The Fog of Unknowing
    February 26 – The Fog of Unknowing
    February 27, 2017 by
    Listen to Sermon Audio   Watch the Sermon Video When you’re driving down the road in a dense fog, you have to adjust your way of thinking to adapt to the conditions around you.  There’s so much we can’t see; so much we’re not aware of.  There’s a heightened level of awareness that comes when we realize we can’t know...
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  • February 19 - Song of Creation
    February 19 – Song of Creation
    February 20, 2017 by
    Listen to “Song of Creation” (Rev. Steve Albers) Watch “Song of Creation” (Steve Albers) “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the LORD. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. As the rain and the snow come down...
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  • February 12 - Contentment of a Quiet Mind
    February 12 – Contentment of a Quiet Mind
    February 13, 2017 by
    It wells up from within without warning or noticeable cause. Contentment gives way to jealousy; happiness to the uneasiness of wanting something else. This message takes a hard look at the common root of our discontentment, and realigns our life of prayer on the calm center of a life of quiet contentment. Follow along with this week’s sermon notes… “The...
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  • February 5 - The Definition of Now
    February 5 – The Definition of Now
    February 6, 2017 by
    The Transfiguration of Jesus is one of just a handful of truly eternal moments. An event that stands outside of time and space, one that gives us a glimpse of God’s eternal glory.  This message looks at the difference between “calendar time” and “God’s time,” and transforms the way we judge the “good” and “bad” seasons of our own lives in...
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