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Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

8/27/17

Description:Matthew 13Surrender is the spiritual X factor.Have you surrendered your will?

Sticky Faith Q & A

8/23/17

Description:Sticky Faith BONUS SESSION question-and-answer discussion, based on questions you submitted.

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Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

8/20/17

Description:Matthew 13Why is worry a spiritual issue?What should you do with worry?

You Are Here

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

8/6/17

Description:Where you are today doesn't need to be where you are tomorrow.And, to get where you want to go, you need to know where you are.Matthew 13, the Parable of The SowerA hard heart creates an even harder future; and a hard heart turns unwillingness into inability.

You Are Here

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

7/23/17

Description:Where you are today doesn't need to bewhere you are tomorrow.Matthew 13The key to spiritual growth is teachability.Are you teachable?

What About Doubt?

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

7/9/17

Description:We all have doubt-triggers... certain concepts, beliefs, ideas that make you ask, "really?!"Doubt-trigger #3:If God is good, why do bad things happen?Perhaps suffering is the shadow side of freedom.Job 1:6-22Luke 15:11-20

What About Doubt?

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

6/18/17

Description:We all have doubt-triggers... certain concepts, beliefs, ideas that make you ask, "really?!"Doubt-trigger #2: creationWhat are the various Christian views of creation?Are the six days of creation literal 24-hour days?How old is the earth?What are some problems with atheistic evolution?What does creation reveal about God?Genesis 1-2Romans 1:18-25

20th Anniversary Celebration

6/11/17

Description:Pastor Bob & Pastor Todd reminisce about the past, and present a challenge for the future

What About Doubt?

Pastor Todd Crosthwatie

6/4/17

Description:We all have doubt-triggers... certain concepts, beliefs, ideas that make you ask, "really?!"Doubt-trigger #1: Jesus is the only way to God.But what if Jesus' way is the most inclusive way?1 Corinthians 1:26-29Galatians 3:26-29Romans 5:6-8, 15-18...new life for everyone!

What About Doubt?

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

5/21/17

Description:Being honest with God allows you to have a closer relationship with Him.Too often, doubt feels like a barrier to your relationship with God.Psalm 13Honesty with God creates a relationship that is strong enough to bear even the weight of doubt.

What About Doubt?

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

5/7/17

Description:Mark 6:17-20Matthew 11:2-6,11Our doubts are often caused by:a new realitya good environment or opportunitya negative circumstanceMost of our doubts are self-centered.How do I carry my doubts with me as I follow Jesus?Look BACK at God's faithfulness.Look OUT at God's work in the lives of others.Look AHEAD to a vision of what could and should be, in spite of what is.

What About Doubt?

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

4/23/17

Description:The good news is you can be a follower of Jesus and bring your doubts with you.The question isn't "are you going to have doubt?", the question is "what do you do with your doubts?"John 6:53-69

Staying On Track

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

4/9/17

Description:~ Circles are better than rows!John 17:1Ecclesiastes 4:9-10Stumbling blocks will come, but it is almost impossible to stumble out of community.

Staying On Track

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

3/26/17

Description:"When a church develops environments and experiences that are no longer conducive, attractive or helpful to unchurched people, unchurches people no longer show up. And when they don't show up, I have a sense that God is hesitant to show up, too."Luke 15

Staying On Track

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

3/5/17

Description:The discipleship dilemmaLuke 9:23-26

Staying On Track

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

2/19/17

Description:God created us with a specific purpose."As you are going, make disciples."Matthew 28:16-20There is something you can do that no one else can do as well as you!

A Fireside Chat

Pastor Bob Crosthwaite

1/29/17

Description:Pastor Bob's 20 Commandments (for conflict)

Staying On Track

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

1/22/17

Description:4 things we must do...Keep the vision clear,Keep the people engaged,Make our gatherings memorable,Pace ourselves for the long haul.What can YOU do?

Staying On Track

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

1/8/17

Description:In doing the work of the church, it is so easy for secondary things to become primary things.Matthew 28:16-20... make disciples**Membership Covenant**Concentric Circles

Christmas with Peace & Grace

Pastors Bob & Todd Crosthwaite

12/18/16

Description:John 3:16Forgiveness and salvation and a relationship with God are a gift. The message of Christmas is that we get to lean entirely into the gift of the Person of Jesus Christ.In light of the grace of Christmas, we have to die to whatwe expect from the people to whom we’re offering grace; there is no grace with strings attached.

The Odd Couple

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

12/11/16

Description:1 Samuel 18 & 20Without surrender, God is limited by your free will.In light of the fact that I have a sovereign God who loves me, how should I respond?

Guatemala Mission Debrief

Guatemala Mission Team

12/4/16

Description:Our Guatemala Mission Team shares stories, lessons learned, and the impact of our recent medical mission to Chiquimula, Guatemala.

The Path to Influence

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

11/20/16

Description:Never sacrifice fellowship with your Heavenly Father for the sake of friendship with others.Matthew 4The path to influence is integrity (not loyalty).

The Essence of Friendship

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

10/30/16

Description:Philippians 2:3-5The greatest obstacle to building truly good relationships is justified self-centeredness - a selfishness that deep in our souls feels entirely reasonable in light of how we've been treated. (Larry Crabb)Ask, listen, remember.

Friend Day: You Got A Friend

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite & Pastor Bob Crosthwaite

10/23/16

Description:Our friendships influence, and sometimes determine, the direction and the quality of our lives.Friendship: enjoyment, acceptance, genuine concern.John 15We need to evaluate the direction of our friendships.Proverbs 27:6

Friend Day: T - 1 Week

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

10/16/16

Description:1 Corinthians 3:5-9Evangelism is a process that involves cultivation.An invitation can change everything!We don't know what hangs in the balance of a simple invitation.

Friend Day: T - 2 Weeks

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

10/9/16

Description:To become a Christian...- what does a person need to KNOW?- what does a person need to DO?John 3:16God loved.God gave.We believe.We receive.

Friend Day: T - 3 Weeks

Pastor Bob Crosthwaite

10/2/16

Description:Mark 1:14-19To follow is to fish!As you follow Jesus, God will position you to impact another person and their faith in Christ because of what you have experienced.

Friend Day: T - 4 Weeks

Pastor Todd Crosthwaite

9/25/16

Description:God blesses obedience.1 Samuel 2:30-35When the main thing is no longer the main thing, God removes His hand of blessing.> 6 questions to measure our success at leading people into a growing relationship with Jesus.