War of the Worlds – The War is Real

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The War is Real Daniel 10:12-13 English Standard Version (ESV) Daniel 10:20-21 English Standard Version (ESV) Ephesians 6:11-14 New King James Version (NKJV) There is a war going on and whether we admit it/believe in it or not – it’s happening right now! You’re in it! 2 Timothy 2:4 The Passion Translation (TPT) The abundant life that Jesus promised is not a …

Dream On – Speaking Life to Your Dream

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Dream On Speak Life to Your Dream Proverbs 16:24 The Passion Translation (TPT) 24 Nothing is more appealing than speaking beautiful, life-giving words. For they release sweetness to our souls and inner healing to our spirits. Hebrews 11:3(ESV) Words do more than convey information. The power of our words can actually destroy one’s spirit, even stir up hatred and violence. They not …

Dream On – Dreamer

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Dream On- Dreamer Joel 2:28-32 New Living Translation (NLT) A God-placed dream contains your spiritual “DNA,” the very blueprint for who you are.  1. Have you let the circumstances of life suck the life out of your God-given dreams? 2. Have you allowed the people around you to crush your God-given dreams? John 10:27 New Living Translation (NLT) 27 My sheep listen to my voice; I …

Peeled – Fruit that Lasts

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Peeled Fruit That Lasts John 6:27 The Passion Translation (TPT) Matthew 6:19-21 New Living Translation (NLT) 1 Corinthians 9:25 The Passion Translation (TPT) Hebrews 10:25 The Passion Translation (TPT) “We are not human beings on a spiritual journey. We are spiritual beings on a human journey.” Hebrews 12:1-2 New Living Translation (NLT) Matthew 7:15-19 The Passion Translation (TPT)

Peeled – Goodness 9 AM

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Is goodness what we see on the outside of a person’s life or is it rooted deep in someone’s heart? Listen to Co-Lead Pastors Bill and Kim Wahl to learn more about this slice of the fruit of the Spirit.

Peeled – Kindness

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Peeled – Kindness Psalm 145:17 (NLT) Proverbs 3:3 (NLT) The Greek word for “kindness” is chrēstotēs. It means “benignity, tender concern, uprightness.” It is kindness of heart and kindness of act. Matthew 12:30 New Living Translation (NLT) Matthew 12:30 The Passion Translation (TPT)  Colossians 3:10-11 (NLT) Matthew 5:48 New Living Translation (NLT) Galatians 3:3 New Living Translation (NLT) Philippians 4:13 New King James Version (NKJV) Matthew 19:21 New Living Translation …

Peeled – Fruit of the Spirit Love

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Peeled Fruit of the Spirit – Love Galatians 5:22-23 New Living Translation (NLT) 1 John 4:8 New Living Translation (NLT) 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 New Living Translation (NLT)   Love is: Joy= vs. 6 rejoices when Truth wins out. Peace= vs. 5 not irritable and Keeps no record of wrong Patience = Patient – vs. 4 Kindness = Kind – vs. 4 Goodness= vs. …

Fake News – The Devil Made Me Do It!

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Fake News “The Devil Made Me Do It!” Colossians 2:6-15 (NLT) Human Thinking Yes, the devil and his demons tempt us to sin. But “the devil made me do it” is far too often used to excuse our own bad choices. Genesis 3:12 (NLT) James 1:13-15 The Passion Translation (TPT) 13 When you are tempted don’t ever say, “God is tempting me,” for …

God – Father

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GOD The Good Father Matthew 7:11 English Standard Version (ESV) 11 If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask him! Matthew 7:11 The Passion Translation (TPT) 11 If you, imperfect as you are, know how to lovingly take care of your children and …

GOD – The Trinity

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Our declaration of faith states that: “We believe in One God, eternally existing in three Persons, Father, son, and Holy Spirit.” Genesis 1:26 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) 26 Then God said, “Let us make humankind in our image, in the likeness of ourselves; Matthew 28:19  (NLT) 19 Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father …