LOVED.

Message by Pastor Mark

Because of the amazing grace of God we are forever and always loved with the intense and perfect love of God. It is time that we live into that love and into our new identity as child of God, saved and redeemed by the Savior, loved.

1 John 3:1-3

Crazy Stupendous Love: Jesus Freaks

Message by Pastor Mark

Jesus desires all of our heart, soul, mind, and strength. Pastor Mark takes a look at some people from the Bible to see how they were ‘Jesus Freaks;’ they were all in and devoted to Jesus despite their worldly circumstances. Are we obsessed with Jesus or are we just good church members?

Philippians 1:19-26

  1. Child Obsessed
  2. Jesus Freaks????
  3. Obsessed with Jesus
    1. In the Bible
    2. In our Homes
  4. Obsessed Influence
  5. Church Members or Jesus Freaks?

Crazy Stupendous Love: Faith Required

Message by Pastor Mark

Hebrews 11 is often called the Faith Hall of Fame. What’s important to remember is every single person in this Hall of Fame were flawed and broken people just like us today. It is also important to note that God used them in unbelievable ways because they were willing to step out in faith so that God could use them powerfully. Pastor Mark calls us to take steps of faith to see how God can and will use you in your everyday life.

Hebrews 11-12:3

  1. Retirement Faith
  2. Faith Right Now
  3. Crazy Love – Faith Required
    1. Salvation Faith
    2.  Responsive Faith
    3. Growing Faith
  4. Flawed Faith, God Uses It
  5. Faith in the Ordinary

Crazy Stupendous Love: Love Reflected

Message by Pastor Mark

Like any relationship, our love for Christ needs to be cultivated and expanded. Christ’s love is shown for us throughout history, His Word, His creation, and His ministry (past and present). Our love for Him, however, does not always shine through our private lives into our public lives. Today we take a look at Psalm 63 and what it means to pursue a real loving relationship with our Savior.

Psalm 63:1-5

  1. PDAs
  2. Inspire or Expose
  3. Love Reflected
    1. Driven by Fear
    2. Love Reflector
    3. Loving God More
  4. Love Steps
  5. PDA to PDA

Crazy Stupendous Love: Fruit Inspectors

Pastor Mark takes us through the parable of the sower and how it relates to the Christian life. The life of a Christian is one of following the Savior of the world, Jesus. Following Jesus goes hand in hand with producing fruit; the question we ask then is, “Am I producing fruit?”

Matthew 13:1-9

  1. Where’s the _______?
  2. Where’s the _______?
  3. Fruit Inspectors
    1. Rethinking the four soils
    2. Self-Inspection
  4.  What’s the Fruit?
    1. New ___________.
    2. Growing ___________.
    3.  Restoring the ___________.
  5. No Fruit — No Danger
  6. “Here’s the Fruit!!!”

Crazy Stupendous Love: Frivolous Faith

Message by Pastor Cam

It is amazing how much our human experience does not change as the times and technology change. Jesus’ words to the church in Laodicea reveal a lot about how He desires Christians to live, no matter the culture around them. Jesus is calling us to be aware. Live an examined life that is relying on His power and His love.

Revelation 3:14-22

  1. Lukewarm Faith
  2. How to be Lukewarm
    1. The problem we face is our ______-_____________. The solution we have is Christ’s ______ and __________.
    2. If your spiritual life has gone _____________ chances are good that your soul is _____________.
  3.  Unconditional love is what Jesus displays when we ______ our ______ yet He _____ us to _____.
  4. How to be Hot or Cold

Crazy Stup______ Love: Crazy Brilliant Love

Message by Pastor Mark

All of our acts are tainted by sin, however, we have a God who is able to forgive all of our sins. The God of the universe is crazy in love with you and He acted on our behalf…it’s only because He acted on our behalf that we can come to Him.

John 3:16-17

  1. Crazy Stup______ Love
  2. Crazy Stup______ Response
  3. Crazy Brilliant Love
    1. “Filthy Rags”
    2. Compared to what?
    3. Safe Confession
  4. Receive God’s Glory
  5. God’s Glory – Your Story

Crazy Stup______ Love: Compromising Communion

Message by Pastor Cam

2020 is a new year filled with endless possibilities. One of the things we hope for as a church is deepening our relationship with Jesus Christ over this next year. We desire to fall more and more in love with Him and let His Word become more and more ingrained in our vocabulary and life.

Psalm 19