Pastor Melanie shares about what it's like to fellowship with the Holy Spirit, our personal coach. He is described in many ways in the Bible and Pastor Melanie shows how our fellowship with Him is such a powerful thing in our lives.
In this message, Tim Madden shares about how persistence gets you where you need to go. By looking at the "burpee" Tim shows how our spiritual development does not happen quickly but takes time and commitment on our part for us to be changed for our good.
We begin a new series about spiritual disciplines and Pastor Paul starts us off with a message on checking where we are with God. He encourages us to have an honest look at our love for God and to see what may need to change so that our love for Him is uncompromising.
In this message, Pastor Melanie shares about how the Holy Spirit speaks to us and we partner with Him by speaking what we believe. This is because the language of the Holy Spirit is the language of faith.
In the second message in our faith series, Pastor Melanie shares about how the challenges in our faith journey bring about good and glorify God. By having a closer look at Lazarus being raised from the dead, we see how God is up to something when things go the complete opposite of what we'd hoped for.
We start a new series about faith this month and Pastor Melanie kicks us off by sharing about what the journey of faith looks like. She encourages us to keep going, believing God and to not compromise or settle because we can count on God to take us where He promised.
In this message, Pastor Paul shares about the qualities of a gracious father and how they are perfected in God, our perfect Father. By looking at the story of the prodigal son, we see how God is always there, how he rescues and how he is full of grace.
In this final SAT/NAV message we've got a panel sharing about decision making. Joanne, Primod and Katie give some wise and practical advice from their lives about how to make good, godly and wise decisions.
Pastor Melanie addresses something many come up against when facing decisions: inertia. Inertia is the tendency to do nothing and remain unchanged. Pastor Melanie encourages us to make those decisions by showing us that God works with us in our plans.
Stu Gilding takes us further into our SAT/NAV series with a message on checking in with God about how we're going. He gives us some practical examples of how we can check-in with, how God checks-in with us and how we can know whether we're on the right track.
Tim Madden starts us off in our new preaching series by addressing a question many of us have - what is God's will for me? In this message, Tim says the answer is actually quite simple: as long as you're in His ways, you're in His will.
Pastor Melanie closes our Freedom series with a message about breaking enslavement. We are slaves to anything we cannot say no to - but it does not have to be this way. In this message, Pastor Melanie shows us how to break out of this cycle of slavery.
Pastor Paul shares about three choices you can make that help you to remain in freedom when darkness wants to come on your life.
Vicki Simpson closes the conference with a powerful message equipping us to walk in our freedom. By looking at the story of Ezekiel prophesying to the valley dry bones, she encourages us to partner with God by declaring His freedom to the dry bones in our lives.
Pastor Mel talks about the importance of spending time in the secret place. Sharing from her own experiences, she reminds us that spending time with God in surrender is key to facing the challenges that come to us.
Pastor Melanie shares about how freedom is a process that involves going through the wilderness to a place of hope. The wilderness is an important pathway to freedom as it strips away everything unnecessary, to show us that God is all we need and that our value comes only from Him.
Pastor Deb shares about the importance of truth in our freedom and reminds us that this freedom is not just for ourselves, but for others too. Freedom is a gift and a privilege that God has placed in our lives, not only for us, but so that we can also help set others free.
Vicki Simpson opens the conference by sharing about how the life of Daniel in exile can inspire us to carry on through our disappointments. Even though Daniel was in a foreign land and Jerusalem lay in ruins, he was still blessed and prospered in his exile.
Pastor Melanie shares how the stories we tell ourselves shape the reality we live in. She reminds us to turn to God and believe the truth He says because in that we find freedom.
Tim Madden reminds us to choose freedom in the midst of tough circumstances and shows us that this is a key to truly living free. He gives us three tools to help us find freedom in our everyday lives.