Produce Life - Part 5 - Patience

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:How does the Bible describe patience? Is it simply waiting for things that you want, waiting on God, or something else? Listen as Pastor Steve shows how the Bible approaches patience and how we can see that fruit in our lives.

Produce Life - Part 4 - Peace

Pastor Jess Demarest


Description:It's not difficult to find conflict. The smallest thing can escalate to a massive ordeal and hurt everyone involved. But our God offers peace. Peace with God, peace with others and peace in our soul.

Produce Life - Part 3 - Joy

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Should a Christian feel happy all the time? What about when we are enduring all kinds of trials and troubles? Does God expect us to be happy then? Listen as Pastor Steve explains what true joy should look like and it's foundation in our lives.

Produce Life - Part 2 - Love

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Do you ever feel inadequate to love the way you should? Pastor Steve explains how God demonstrates, commands, and provides love in us.

Produce Life - Part 1 - Overview

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:In Galatians 5, Paul paints a picture of the stark contrast between the works of the flesh (the things we try to do in our power) and the fruit of the Spirit (the life God produces in us). Pastor Steve begins to unpack the fruit of the Spirit and how deeper roots can produce more fruit.

Grow. On Purpose. - Part 5 - Pivotal Circumstances

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:If you haven't had a crisis hit your life, just wait because you can be sure it will happen. But the crazy thing is God can use these circumstances to grow our faith. Listen as Pastor Steve recounts how God worked in Joseph's life and how we can learn from him.

Grow. On Purpose. - Part 4 - Providential Relationships

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Many of us can point to certain individuals and relationships that happened at just the right time to deepen our commitment to God. But what if we could help make those kinds of relationships happen and flourish?

Grow. On Purpose. - Part 3 - Personal Ministry

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Does God need our acts of service to accomplish what He wants in this world? The answer is a resounding no, but something miraculous happens when we partner with God to serve those around us.

Grow. On Purpose. - Part 2 - Private Disciplines

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Personal Disciplines can be rather intimidating, or it can feel like something only super-spiritual people do. But it is something Jesus expected from us and God can certainly use it to grow our faith. Listen as Pastor Steve explains a few simple ways we can make Personal Disciplines more prominent in our lives.

Grow. On Purpose. - Part 1 - Overview, Practical Teaching

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:What are some of the things that have helped you grow in your relationship with God? Were those things out of your control? What if we could pinpoint the catalysts that grow our faith? Pastor Steve begins the new year with a new series designed to help you know how God grows our faith.

Christmas Is Not Your Birthday

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Giving gifts during Christmastime can be a wonderful and joyful experience. Unfortunately, if we aren't careful that experience can crowd Jesus out of the picture. Pastor Steve outlines a couple practical things we can do to remind ourselves and our loved ones that Jesus is with us.

The Gratitude Experiment - Part 4

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Unforgiveness can be a roadblock to a lot of things in our lives, but it almost certainly will inhibit our ability to be grateful. Pastor Steve looks at how Jesus described forgiveness and the gratefulness that flows from a heart that has truly been forgiven.

The Gratitude Experiment - Part 3

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Have you ever met someone who is truly generous? Is that person also a very grateful person? In this message, Pastor Steve explores the link between generousity and gratefulness and encourages us to foster a generous spirit in our hearts.

The Gratitude Experiment - Part 2

Pastor Jess Demarest


Description:Sometimes we can learn a great deal about something by examining it's opposite. Pastor Jess looks at ingratitude and highlights a few things gratitude is NOT to help us understand when we slide into being ungrateful.

The Gratitude Experiment - Part 1

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Being thankful does not come naturally, but it is something that is commanded by Scripture. To make matters worse, gratitude cannot be manufactured by willpower. Listen as Pastor Steve explains the two factors of gratitude and and how your life can be a more thankful life.

Hearing From God - Part 4

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:In 2013, the word FOMO was officially added to the Oxford dictionary. The acronym stands for Fear Of Missing Out, and it describes the fear people have of what they might miss if they don't go to a party or check their phone for a few hours. But are we ever afraid of missing out on God speaking to us? Pastor Steve explains all the ways God has spoken in the Bible and how active he is in the world today.

Talk With God - Part 4

Pastor Jess Demarest


Description:Pastor Jess concludes the Talk With God series by highlighting 3 prayers that every Jesus follow should practice: Prayers of confession, Prayers of repentance, and Prayers of intercession.

Hosea - Part 1

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Pastor Steve begins a series on the Old testament book of Hosea, an uncomfortable story about a man who was told by God to marry a prostitute. What makes the story even more uncomfortable is how we might relate more closely to the prostitute than to the hero of the story.

Africa Mission Trip Recap

Missions Trip Team


Description:Pastors Steve and Jess and the team share their experiences and ministries during their trip to Uganda.

Be A Blessing

Guest Speaker David Grant


Description:Jesus had compassion on the people that crossed his path, and he also showeed that same compassion to us. Pastor David Grant explains some practical ways we can show compassion to the people in our lives and be a blessing.

What To Do When You Don't Know What to Do-3

Jake Moore


Description:There are many problems and decisions that we are faced with that aren't directly mentioned in the Bible, and these issues require wisdom that only God can give. Worship Leader Jake Moore shares some practical steps from the book of Proverbs to help with those decisions.

What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do-1

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Many decisions in life are easy, some things are so black and white that everyone knows the right thing to do. However, we are faced with decisions throughout life that are in the gray areas, and we need God's wisdom to navigate through those situations.

A Visitor From The Future

Guest Speaker Ryan Sanders


Description:Our culture has been moving away from Christianity for several decades, and the temptation is to withdraw from culture and keep to ourselves. Pastor Ryan points out that when Paul was faced with those circumstances, he engaged the culture. In order for us to do the same we must know our King, know our enemy, and know our role.

Family Matters - Part 5

Pastor Steve and Kim Hayes


Description:Listen as Pastor Steve and his wife Kim share a conversation about some of the things that have worked for them and their family...and some of the things that haven't.

Family Matters - Part 3

Pastor Jess Demarest


Description:Teenagers are at a difficult time in their lives and because of that, can make life difficult for those around them. Pastor Jess shares three principles that can help create a family culture that encourages growth and harmony.

Family Matters - Part 2

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Everyone wants an ideal marriage, ideal kids, and an ideal church. unfortunately, real life often gets in the way of that idealand our families and our faith suffer. In this message Pastor Steve shares the one question that can turn the ideal into real life.

Family Matters - Part 1

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:In this first part of a series on the family, Pastor Steve shares four principles that help us realize the influence we have on the next generation, in our families and our church.


Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Empty is such a negative word in our culture. No one wants an empty wallet, an empty fridge or an empty heart. But Pastor Steve reminds us that an empty cross changes everything for us.

Our Real Enemy Part III

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Hell is not a place that people normally discuss in polite conversation. But hell is a real place, a place of agony and desperate concern. If the people in hell are desperately concerned for us, we should share that concern and make sure that we do everything in our power to keep others from going there.

Our Real Enemy Part II

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Satan will do whatever he can to keep us from following God fully. One of his favorite ways to distract and discourage us is to fill our lives with clutter and keep our eyes off Jesus. If he can keep our eyes on this life and this world he can keep us from being effective for the Kingdom of God.

Our Real Enemy Part I

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Satan wasn't always the enemy. The angel Lucifer once was the lead worshipper in heaven, but he developed throne issues. He no longer wanted to deliver worship to God, but wanted the throne for himself. In this message, pastor Steve challenges us to look into our own hearts because throne issues can happen to anyone.

Jesus Is Better - 25

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:In the last sermon of the series, Pastor Steve examines how the writer of Hebrews chooses to close the letter. He reminds us that God is a God of peace, a great shepherd who is always at work in our lives.

Jesus Is Better - 24

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:There are a lot of things and people vying for our love and attention. In this passage of the book of Hebrews, the writer exhorts us to love one another, stay faithful to one another and to follow Christ no matter the cost. Strong words, but an important reminder amidst our distracted lives.

Jesus Is Better - 23

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:So much of our lives is shakable. Our relationships, our government, our money, our health, all can be torn to shreds in a moments notice. But our God is unshakable. From now to eternity we can trust in His word and His faithfulness.

Jesus Is Better - 22

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:During trying times and especially after our failures, it can seem terribly difficut to be strong. Pastor Steve urges us to get a grip on God during those times, which brings us peace and holiness.

Jesus Is Better - 21

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:No one enjoys discipline, but any good father will discipline his children. In this passage, Pastor Steve reminds us that Jesus has taken our punishment, and that's God's discipline will never bring up those past sins. God desires a better relationship with us, one of trust and communication.

Jesus Is Better - 20

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:Have you ever seen a runner carrying something heavy? Of course not, such a burden would only slow the runner down needlessly. Yet we often carry around burdens from our past that serve no purpose other than to distract, disorient, and discourage us. Fixing our eyes on Jesus is the only way to get rid of those burdens for good.

Stories - Part 4 - The Story of God's Work

Pastor Steve Hayes


Description:God is always at work around us in ways that we may never notice. One of the ways God is always working is through his people, we are his ambassadors to the world. Let's join with God to share his story of redemption to anyone who will listen.