WE ARE Gospel - Centred

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WE ARE Gospel - Centred

September 16, 2018 | Pastor Darren Young

Scripture:   Matthew 14:22-33 | Theme: This week we launch into the first of our ten DNA Statements. We begin with: We are Gospel-centred … we cling to Jesus and every word of God’s story, daily learning to unchoose alternatives. When Jesus came, he came as the one who heals and forgives, but also as the one who controls nature and humbles demons; it is because of the totality of who Jesus is, that we cling to him.

Don't Stop Now: Don’t Stop Short

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Don't Stop Now: Don’t Stop Short

September 2, 2018 | Pastor Darren Young

Scripture:   Hebrews 11:32-40 | Theme: God regularly beckons us to keep moving forward in faith. A faith that sustains us, however, is one that trusts in who God is, not one that trusts in our agenda for God.  A faith that sustains us through the struggles, is one that knows that God is preparing something better for us. So don’t stop now!

The Whole Story: Malachi

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The Whole Story: Malachi

August 19, 2018 | Pastor Darren Young

Scripture:   Malachi 1:1-8, 2:13-16, 3:5-15 | Theme: In the days of Malachi, the people of Judah had been back in the Promised Land for more than 100 years and they were looking for the promised blessings. But God pointed the finger back at them and reminded them that they were not walking in relationship with him. The final words of the Old Testament reveal our need for God to turn our hearts fully back to him.

The Whole Story: Nehemiah

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The Whole Story: Nehemiah

August 12, 2018 | Pastor Darren Young

Scripture:   Nehemiah 1:1-2:8 (with excerpts) | Theme: In every generation and every place, God stirs the hearts (and minds and hands) of men and women to lead forward his plans of restoration. Nehemiah was captured by the heart of Jesus for the ruin of Jerusalem; through prayer, strategy, courage and resolve, he rallied the people to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem. The book of Nehemiah shows the significant impact that one life can have.

The Whole Story: Esther

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The Whole Story: Esther

August 5, 2018 | Pastor Darren Young

Scripture:   Esther 4:1-17 (with excerpts) | Theme: Life often seems out of control and God appears absent. In the book of Esther, God is not once mentioned, while evil is prevalent. But Esther shows us that behind all of life (even when it is not making sense) is a God who is graciously working in all things, orchestrating all moments and fulfilling all his promises.

The Whole Story: Zechariah

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The Whole Story: Zechariah

July 29, 2018 | Pastor Matt Myers

Scripture:  Zechariah | Theme: The Prophetic Imagination - Zechariah calls the people of God to rebuild the temple by offering a picture of the future that will embolden them to faithfulness in the present. Today this means remembering what Jesus has accomplished and living in light of these truths. 

The Whole Story: Daniel

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The Whole Story: Daniel

July 15, 2018 | Matt Hama

Scripture:  Daniel | Theme: The book of Daniel is constantly proclaiming the kingship of the God of Israel... The God they rejected.  But the text of Daniel is also really clear that the God whom they rejected is also the God who redeems, the God who restores what's been lost. And at the heart of the picture that Daniel paints, is this declaration of a coming King.