Our world reminds us there are many things to fear: failure, not being accepted, not being valued, not being loved. What if we don't measure up to the expectations of God or others? What if we can't truly be ourselves?
Fearless series explores what it looks like to find our confidence in who God says we are, not what the world says we should be. Fearless will remind us what the Bible says about fear, faith, and finding strength in our identities as followers of Christ.
Ep 1: Fearless
This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs kicked off our new series—Fearless: Finding Courage in God looking at a favorite text where the disciples find themselves in a precarious storm in the middle of a lake and are worried for their lives. Jesus is literally in the boat with them, and yet they are ...
Ep 2: FOMO
"This week, Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs continued in our Fearless series, focusing on something that is prevalent in our culture today—the fear of missing out, or FOMO as it is called. This fear is most often based in insecurity and focusing on the wrong things. With social media presenting unreal...
Ep 3: Do Not Fear
"This week, Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs continued in our Fearless series with a story from the Old Testament when the Israelites were close to entering the Promised Land. Focusing on the wrong things, the Israelites feared the people before them and forgot what God had done for them in the past. G...
Ep 4: The Storms of Fear
"This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs continued in our Fearless series and taught from the Old Testament text of Nehemiah. Relating this story to serenity, Marty recited the prayer that contradicts fear for so many: God, grant me the serenity to... ACCEPT the things I cannot change, COURAGE to ch...
Ep 5: Greater Than
This week, special guest speaker, Bob Marvel, continued our Fearless sermon series, reminding us that God is more powerful than anything this world can throw at us. And for those in whom God dwells, they will overcome. Our reliance on God is the secret to being fearless. Threats, circumstances, s...
Ep 6: Think peace
This week, our Women’s Pastor Deidre Franklin, continued our sermon series, Fearless, teaching that peace can come in the midst of chaos and confusion, and can replace worry. The word “peace” (Hebrew: Shalom) as used throughout the bible is defined as wholeness, completeness, well-being. This kin...