Spiritual Wellness #1 – Freedom

Spiritual Wellness #1 – Freedom

This new 3-part series focuses on three areas of our spiritual life that are crucial to our emotional and spiritual well-being. This week's message is on the freedom that Jesus has given us. SPIRITUAL WELLNESS: FREEDOM Message by Todd Lester - April 23, 2017 John 8:36...

What Does Easter Prove?

What Does Easter Prove?

Billions of people celebrate Easter each year; it's the oldest of Christian holidays. Why is it such an important holiday? Why is the resurrection of Jesus so important in the history of the Christian faith? EASTER PROVES WHO JESUS WAS Message by Todd Lester - April...

Skills For Success #3 – Living Both Fast and Slow

Skills For Success #3 – Living Both Fast and Slow

In this concluding message of the Skills for Success sermon series, Pastor Todd shared insights into good timing. There is a rhythm to life: a time and a way for everything. Sometimes you have to move quickly, and sometimes you have to move slowly. There are many...

Skills For Success #2 – Values That Last

Skills For Success #2 – Values That Last

Too often we give first class allegiance to second class causes, and those causes betray us. People may work their whole lives climbing the ladder of success only to find, once they reach the top, that the ladder is leaning against the wrong wall. Not everything is...

Skills For Success #1 – Dealing With Cynics

Skills For Success #1 – Dealing With Cynics

Todd began a new message series entitled "Skills for Success." This series is based on the verse in Ecclesiastes 10:10 (NIV) that says, “skill will bring success.” What are essentials skills in the spiritual development of your life? Today's self-help books tend to...

Adversity Gospel #7 – Don’t Waste Your Pain

Adversity Gospel #7 – Don’t Waste Your Pain

This final message of the Adversity Gospel series focuses on the purposes of God that are achieved in your life during times of adversity. Many people waste their pain, don't profit from their problems, don't harvest their hurts, don't advance from their adversity,...

Adversity Gospel #6 – Your Problems Have a Purpose

Adversity Gospel #6 – Your Problems Have a Purpose

God transforms our character to make us more like Christ. This week's message is about the purpose behind our pain and suffering, and what we should do to get through those tough times. Pain motivates us to action like nothing else.   YOUR PROBLEMS HAVE A PURPOSE...

Adversity Gospel #5 – Life is a Struggle

Adversity Gospel #5 – Life is a Struggle

Everyone has struggles in life. In the Bible, Jacob struggled with God and persevered and received a blessing as a result of that. Before we dive into Pastor Todd's message, watch this humorous clip from Here Comes the Boom, to illustrate the message's theme of...