Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life Part 4 | Holy Spirit Dependence Part 2
Date: 07-09-2017
Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life Part 4 | Holy Spirit Dependence Part 2 Today we took our second look at the benefits of being fully dependent on the Holy Spirit in our everyday living. Our summer student interns took the time to talk


'One Another' Summer Series Part 1 | Don’t be the Judge of That | Romans 14: 13
Date: 07-02-2017
'One Another' Summer Series Part 1 | Don’t be the Judge of That | Romans 14: 13 I think we can all agree that we instinctively judge one another. It's hard to explain why but we all struggle doing it; for some less and for others it’s a real
Jesus The Living Word Part 37 | Father and Son Serve with Love | Luke 22:7-16; John 13:1-17
Date: 06-18-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 37 | Father and Son Serve with Love | Luke 22:7-16; John 13:1-17 Sometimes love can make us feel very uncomfortable, especially when we may be the recipient of someone’s love towards us. In today’s lesson, Jesus
Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life Part 3 | Holy Spirit Dependence
Date: 06-11-2017
Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life Part 3 | Holy Spirit Dependence We take a Sunday to make a family oriented talk and this week we talked about the role of the Holy Spirit in the life of Jesus and then how he affected life in the early
Jesus The Living Word Part 36 | Blinded by the Light | John 12:37-50
Date: 06-04-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 36 | Blinded by the Light | John 12:37-50 Ever step into a room that is pitch dark and then you throw on the light? It can be blinding and take awhile for your eyes to adjust, right? In the gospel of John, John has
Jesus the Living Word Part 36 | Life Through Death | John 12:20-36
Date: 05-21-2017
Jesus the Living Word Part 36 | Life Through Death | John 12:20-36 The Christian life is not always easy. In fact it can be extremely difficult. It may involve all kinds of suffering and even death. However, just as God used Jesus' death on the
Jesus The Living Word Part 35 | Waking up the Dead| John 11:38-57
Date: 05-07-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 35 | Waking up the Dead| John 11:38-57 How strong can a relationship make you? In the book of Ecclesiastes, Solomon writes that a cord of three is not easily broken, or two are better than one. Jesus will model the
Jesus The Living Word Part 34 | You Can Lead a Horse to Water | John 12
Date: 04-30-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 34 | You Can Lead a Horse to Water | John 12 The key to John 12 is the story of the raising of Lazarus from the dead (from John Chapter 11). We follow the stories of 3 witnesses and/or contemporaries who saw the miracle
Jesus The Living Word Part 33 | More Signs of a Good Shepherd | John 10.22-42
Date: 04-23-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 33 | More Signs of a Good Shepherd | John 10.22-42 How much evidence do you need to be convinced that something is true or believable? We now have a very divided populace on the topic of climate change. We now have
Jesus The Living Word Part 32 | Called to Dead Guy Duties | John 11:1-44
Date: 04-18-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 32 | Called to Dead Guy Duties | John 11:1-44 Today we see another one of Jesus’ famous I AM statements. How appropriate that on Resurrection Sunday we get to consider that Jesus makes the statement that he is the
Jesus The Living Word Part 31 | The Good Shepherd | John 10:1-21
Date: 03-26-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 31 | The Good Shepherd | John 10:1-21 Today's passage marks another of Jesus’ great 'I Am' statements. On the heels of John 9 and the healing of the blind man, Jesus tries to reach out to the Jewish religious leaders
Jesus The Living Word Part 30 | John 9 | Truth and Characters Revealed
Date: 02-19-2017
Jesus The Living Word Part 30 | John 9 | Truth and Characters Revealed The story of the Blind man in John 9 opens the question about suffering and why we suffer. The messages looks at 5 purposes of suffering. The message also looks at how various
Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life Part 2 | Praying From Your Heart
Date: 02-12-2017
Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life Part 2 | Praying From Your Heart Have you ever created a map of your heart? Who and what do you love? Jesus taught us to pray through a prayer. Today, we will reflect on what is in our hearts and pray
Jesus the Living Word Part 29 | Who Are You Jesus? | John 8:48-59
Date: 02-09-2017
Jesus the Living Word Part 29 | Who Are You Jesus? | John 8:48-59 Ever find yourself caught in a lie? You can do one of several things: come clean, which is the best choice, or you go the opposite and become defiant or obnoxious or all manners
Jesus the Living Word Part 28 | Who's Your Daddy? | John 8:42-47
Date: 01-29-2017
Jesus the Living Word Part 28 | Who's Your Daddy? | John 8:42-47 There is something to be said to be caught in a lie, and you have two choices, come clean or attempt to deflect it by using a variety of means. You could get angry, try
Jesus the Living Word Part 27 | Am I Really a Disciple of Jesus? | John 8:31-41
Date: 01-22-2017
Jesus the Living Word Part 27 | Am I Really a Disciple of Jesus? | John 8:31-41 Just because one wears the jersey of their favourite sports team does not in fact make them an actual player of the said team. One would truly know once they got on
Jesus the Living Word Part 26 | I Am the Light of the World | John 8:12-30
Date: 01-15-2017
Jesus the Living Word Part 26 | I Am the Light of the World | John 8:12-30 It's amazing what light can do for us. It can protect us, it can guide us, it provides life and gives life. And it's no wonder that Jesus embraces the quality of light
Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life
Date: 01-08-2017
Foundations in Discipleship and Church Life Building a foundation is critical to building a home or factory. All builders know that certain principles have to be followed in order to build a solid home or building. Jesus had this in mind as he
Jesus the Living Word Part 25 | God's Extravagant Grace | John 7:53-John 8:11
Date: 01-01-2017
Jesus the Living Word Part 25 | God's Extravagant Grace | John 7:53-John 8:11 There are few stories in the gospel of John more appropriate to start off a new year than the story of the woman caught in adultery. It shows clearly the gospel of
Jesus the Living Word Part 24 - Jesus the Anointed One - John 7:25-52
Date: 12-22-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 24 - Jesus the Anointed One - John 7:25-52 More then ever we deal with fakes and ripoffs of products and whatever; you can get a fake watch or clothes. We even now have to be aware of fake news. Just because it may look
Jesus the Living Word Part 23 - Who Do You Think You Are - John 7:1-24
Date: 12-04-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 23 - Who Do You Think You Are - John 7:1-24 We often get questioned as to who we are. It may come after making a horrific mistake or being very rude; not often will it come after doing something incredibly nice. But
Jesus the Living Word Part 23 | How's My Ability to Follow? | John 6:52-71
Date: 11-27-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 23 | John 6:52-71 | How's My Ability to Follow? Sold out for Jesus ... what does that really mean? Jesus said it would be hard to follow him; it's costly, like picking up your cross daily. Those kinds of words scare off
Jesus The Living Word Part 22 - How Hungry Are You - John 6.25-51
Date: 11-20-2016
Jesus The Living Word Part 22 - How Hungry Are You - John 6.25-51 There are parts of the this world that in fact are starving. Many in our community can't really compare to those in famine areas. But today's text will be a challenge to what you
Jesus the Living Word Part 21 - Jesus Presence in our Storms - John 6:16-25
Date: 11-13-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 21 - Jesus' Presence in our Storms - John 6:16-25 This is our Family Sunday message, so this was an interactive time with our congregation who did a dramatic take on the John, Mark and Matthew passages of Jesus walking
Jesus The Living Word Part 20 - Dinner with Jesus - John 6.1-15
Date: 11-06-2016
Jesus The Living Word Part 20 - Dinner with Jesus - John 6.1-15 Life can be a challenge for many of us, but what and how we handle those moments can be key. Jesus is in direct communication with the Father and together they create a teachable
Jesus The Living Word Part 19 - Don't Take My Word for It - John 5.31-47
Date: 10-30-2016
Jesus The Living Word Part 19 - Don't Take My Word for It - John 5.31-47 We live in a time when people have to give proof of who they are and it usually requires 2–3 pieces of identification and some people who are willing to sign off that they
Jesus the Living Word Part 18 - Time to Wake-Up - John 5.24-30
Date: 10-23-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 18 - Time to Wake-Up - John 5.24-30 No one likes to be woken up rudely, that’s for sure; but there are amazing other ways to be woken up that bring peace and joy and even a smile. Jesus longs for everyone to wake up
Jesus the Living Word Part 17 - Like Father Like Son - John 5.19-23
Date: 10-16-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 17 - Like Father Like Son - John 5.19-23 We all carry some traits and characteristics of our parents, but not all of them. In today's message, we find out that Jesus is saying 'You see me, you see the Father; we are
Jesus the Living Word Part 16 - The House of Mercy - John 5.1-18
Date: 10-12-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 16 - The House of Mercy - John 5.1-18 Sometimes not all sick people want to get well. It’s hard to believe or imagine, but there are times folks just want to stay in a place they have grown accustomed to. Today Jesus
Jesus the Living Word Part 15 - Healing Words - John 4.43-54
Date: 09-18-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 15 - Healing Words - John 4.43-54 None of us like to go through trials, pain or suffering. For most of us, we would avoid it if we could. But life is not like that and we meet crises and they can knock us down. Do we
Jesus the Living Word Part 14 - Sharing Water with Others - John 4.27-42
Date: 09-04-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 14 - Sharing Water with Others - John 4.27-42 We all know how a cup of water can taste and feel when we are really thirsty. And imagine when there is a few of you who are longing to have your thirst met, would you want
Jesus the Living Word Part 13 - A Cup of Water with Jesus - John 4.1-26
Date: 08-28-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 13 - A Cup of Water with Jesus - John 4:1-26 Men talking with women can always be tricky at the best of times, but then add to the tension racial, gender, economic, religious and you have lots of tension. Yet on a hot
Jesus the Living Word Part 12 - John the Baptist's Final Testimony of Jesus - John 3:22-36
Date: 08-14-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 12 - John the Baptist's Final Testimony of Jesus - John 3:22-36 We live in a time where people can so easily get distracted in ministry or in life to be the one who is always noticed or seen. But imagine the role of
Jesus The Living Word Part 11 - The Gospel in a Nutshell - John 3.16-21
Date: 08-07-2016
Jesus The Living Word Part 11 - The Gospel in a Nutshell - John 3:16-21 John 3:16 is quite possibly the best known and best loved verse in all of scripture. The verse gives a clear view of God's love for sinful humanity, and the sacrifice he made
Jesus the Living Word Part 10 - Face to Face with Jesus - John 3.1-15
Date: 07-31-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 10 - Face to Face with Jesus - John 3:1-15 What if you had an opportunity to talk with Jesus; what kinds of questions would you ask? Would it be a casual conversation or would it go deep very quickly? Would you think
Jesus the Living Word Part 9 - Jesus Goes Public in Jerusalem - John 2:12-25
Date: 07-24-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 9 - Jesus Goes Public in Jerusalem - John 2:12-25 How does one make an entrance into a room, or a meeting or to meet new people? Making an entrance with speaking a rebuke and using a whip and turning over tables; would
Jesus the Living Word Part 8 - A Sign of Glory - John 2.1-11
Date: 07-17-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 8 - A Sign of Glory - John 2:1-11 Practicing hospitality can be fun, challenging, but one hopes that it should also be a rewarding experience. But imagine to be able to say that Jesus came to your wedding one day, that
Jesus the Living Word Part 7 - Sharing Christ with Friends and Family - John 1:35-51
Date: 07-10-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 7 - Sharing Christ with Friends and Family - John 1:35-51 A brief look at how John the Baptist, and the early disciples set an example for us today in pointing those closest to them towards
Jesus the Living Word Part 6 - Can I Have a Witness - John 1:29-34
Date: 07-03-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 6 - Can I Have a Witness - John 1:29-34 A believer’s life & testimony needs to be marked with humility as Jesus gets all the honour &
Jesus the Living Word Part 5 - Who Are You
Date: 06-26-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 5 - Who Am I - John 1:19-28 June 26th 2016 Canada Day Celebration Service @ BBC Joint Service with Bradford Baptist Church, Bradford Community Church, Greater Life Assembly and Comunidade Água Viva We look
Jesus the Living Word Part 4 - Looking for the Word - John 1:15-18
Date: 06-19-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 5 - Looking for the Word - John 1:15-18 The Irish band U2 coined a song “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking for”. It speaks of the pursuit of looking for all of what God wants to reveal here on earth. And
Jesus the Living Word Part 3 - The Word Revealed - John 1.14
Date: 06-05-2016
If you have ever seen the movie Avatar, it kind of gives the idea of what the Incarnation of Jesus was like. Now don’t say it’s an exact picture but a rough idea, the Incarnation is a mystery that we get but then can be so intriguing to fully
Jesus The Living Word Part 2 - Reception to the Word - John 1:6-13
Date: 05-26-2016
Reception to the Word John 1:6-13 (Jesus The Living Word Part 2) When someone needs to testify in court they are saying they truly believe in their eye witness account. In today's message, we meet John the Baptist who is an eyewitness to Jesus
Jesus the Living Word Part 1 - In The Word - John 1.1-5
Date: 05-22-2016
Jesus the Living Word Part 1 - In The Word - John 1.1-5 We are beginning a new series into John. John is now writing 60 years after the resurrection of Jesus, and this is his story of walking and talking with Jesus. And in these first five verses
Hearts That Love Part 11 | Fishers of Men
Date: 05-01-2016
Fishers of Men (continuation of Disciples Making Disciples) Adapted from Bill Hybels book, Honest to God, and the chapter Unstereotyping Evangelism Todays message will look at the vary styles of sharing the good news with folks. God has made us
Hearts That Love Part 10 | Disciples Making Disciples
Date: 04-24-2016
This past Sunday I took a poll to see how did people come to faith in Jesus, only 3 hands went up for finding Jesus on TV or the radio, but the rest of the congregations hands went up due to a family member or friend. The biggest reason people
Hearts That Love Part 9 | Sharing is Caring
Date: 04-17-2016
Hearts That Love Part 9 | Sharing is Caring For those who first become believers it is rather easy and less awkward to share ones faith, they are excited and enjoying the change that Jesus has brought them, for others the older we get we may tend
Hearts that Love Part 8 | Everyday Commission
Date: 04-10-2016
Today's message reflected on a video of a true story of a family needing to bring in a harvest of wheat, and then turning it back to look at what do we need to do to be apart of the spiritual harvest in our world
Christ's Last Words | Part 2
Date: 04-03-2016
Most people struggle with folks who are excessively cocky, they talk big and have high expectations. But there is nothing worse when folks predict this or that and then they fail to come through on their word – disappointing to say the least. But
Christ's Last Words | Part 1
Date: 03-27-2016
Last words spoken can be very meaningful and or very sad. Those on their death beds have made some profound statements, like rejecting atheism and turning to a faith in God, some go very angry into their graves. But what does Jesus say as he is
Hearts That Love | Part 7 | This is My Story
Date: 03-15-2016
We all love a good story and there is nothing worse when a story gets interrupted or key parts of the story are left out. So one of the exciting things we have as Christians is our very own God Story, a Testimony. Today we will take the time to
Hearts That Love | Part 6 | Eternal CPR | Planting Jesus in Our Relationships Part B
Date: 02-07-2016
One of the key things in sharing Jesus with people is not to view them as a project that has to be won over, but see them from Gods vantage point; that means to have a love for them that is born out of the heartbeat of God. And as we long to
Hearts That Love | Part 5 | Eternal CPR | Planting Jesus in Our Relationships Part A
Date: 02-04-2016
We are given all kinds of opportunities to connect with people who intersect our lives on a daily basis. And as disciples of Jesus we can truly make a Kingdom impact with how we share Jesus to those around us. Today we will start to look at how
Hearts That Love | Part 4 | Eternal CPR | Cultivating Relationships
Date: 01-25-2016
Some people have had the privilege of saving a life, especially after learning CPR training. When you have been trained and equipped you will spring into action, it becomes a natural reaction and not one of wondering what do I do now. Today we
Hearts That Love | Part 3 | Contagious Friendships
Date: 01-17-2016
There are moments when we sometimes wish we could be all alone for a period of time, no one to bother us or ask us questions. But for most of us we could only handle that for so long, we long for human interaction. And the reason we do, is
Hearts That Love | Part 2 | Try a Little Kindness
Date: 01-10-2016
As we look to the new year, we often think of making resolutions. And today we are asked to consider the fruit of the Holy Spirit and in particular the fruit of Kindness. We may want to help make the world a better place by selecting which one of
Hearts That Love | Part 1 | Who Will Go?
Date: 01-03-2016
Giving and Getting can be very challenging for some people. Can the whole process be done with complete freedom or are there strings attached to the giving and receiving. But when someone is walking with Jesus, there is an invitation by the Lord
Who do we think we are? Part 11 | How Peace Overcomes the Empire of Hostility
Date: 12-10-2015
A well-known Christian university in the USA had its president encourage the student body to go and get gun permits, so as to better defend themselves from those who would want to do evil – this is a great example of hostility fighting
Who do we think we are? Part 10 | Friendships Made to Change Lives
Date: 12-10-2015
Sometimes we never take the time to consider that God has intersected us into the lives of others. When we rethink that it can be rather exciting to realize that God wants us to be involved in other peoples lives. And when we consider Jesus, He
Who do we think we are? Part 9 | The Word is a Light
Date: 11-24-2015
One of the challenges we can face is how the Word of God gets used. Cults are notorious for isolating passages and bending them to say what they want them to say and they do their best to ignore other passages that could contradict their beliefs or
Who do we think we are? Part 8 | Watch Your Language
Date: 11-01-2015
As Christians and the church at large, we have had a hard time using our words and when we are open and honest it’s a good starting point, but then to be consciously being aware how our worship songs, or teaching or even our prayers can hurt those
Who do we think we are? Part 7 | And the Walls Come Tumbling Down | Book of Acts
Date: 10-25-2015
Back in the late 70’s the rock band Pink Floyd put out a song called Us and Them, rather insightful work of looking at how humanity deals with the issue of greed and prejudice and it always leads to some form of pain. And no one is immune from
Who do we think we are? Part 5 | Seeing Jesus in Our World
Date: 10-11-2015
Seeing Jesus in Our World John 1: 1- 5, 9, 14 One of the unique things about Jesus coming into our world is that it really did shake up the paradigm of viewing God, and It was a major revolution of thinking for the Jewish people
Who do we think we are? Part 4 | A Proper Concept of Christ
Date: 10-04-2015
“The more accurate our thoughts about God, the more accurate our thinking and actions will be and the more profound its impact.” Christian History has not always given a great picture of what Jesus is truly all about, granted its believers
Who do we think we are? Part 3 | Jesus is One of Us
Date: 09-22-2015
So we have all been affected by the Us and Them scenario in our lives, and its no fun being the Them. But how do we make a break and change in our mindset, we need to be biblically grounded. And it starts by seeing how the Trinity, the Father Son
Who do we think we are? Part 2 | For the Sake of Others
Date: 09-21-2015
2Cor. 5: 17- 2Cor. 6:2 This was an intergenerational and interactive message to reflect on the BBC Mission Statement and to look at the life of Abraham as man who exhibited a strong faith in God and in character and yet was benevolent in most of
Who do we think we are? | Part 1 | All Lives Matter
Date: 09-11-2015
Who Do We think We Are? (All Lives Matter)

In the past year we have been hearing about this or that group that says their lives matter, and this has been an ongoing issue for all of humanity. One people group hurts,


What to do with Jesus
Date: 09-01-2015
Did your mother ever say to you "What am I going to do with you?"... well so did the upper echelons back in the ancient days. There can be all kinds of reactions when people encounter Jesus, doubt, disbelief, mockery, confusion, and even just get
The Silence of the Lamb
Date: 09-01-2015
It seems we live in a day and age, where one is caught doing something wrong we will deny, deny, deny until the overwhelming evidence proves we are truly guilty, then and only then do they come clean with saying I did a wrong thing. And today we
Failed but not a Failure Part 2 | Sermon on Restoration Worth and Value
Date: 07-26-2015
The Bible tells of countless people and even the nation of Israel of having epic fails and then being restored to once again be the light and example of the Lord. When we fail it can be fatal if we let ourselves and the enemy get the better of us,
Failed but not a Failure Part 1 | Epic Fails
Date: 07-19-2015
Epic Fails – you can watch countless videos or look up failed tattoo’s that have been misspelled or the wrong graphic, but what do we do when we fail in our lives. How do we respond or recover for that matter. How do we react when people fail
The Victory Speech | Joshua Series
Date: 05-02-2015
A key lesson to learn on where success actually comes from. Gleaning from the pinnacle of achievement for the Nation of Israel, a promise kept after 600 yrs and a string of mind blowing miracles. The Nation is assembled to hear the victory speech
Words to Live By | Joshua Series
Date: 04-19-2015
Words of wisdom from a dying valiant man... Joshua’s full and obedient life is drawing to a close. Before “departing”, he takes time to encourage his people and provides for them the key to avoiding spiritual danger. Spiritual danger leads to
Good Intentions and Misunderstandings | Joshua Series
Date: 03-29-2015
It all starts out so innocently and the next thing you know it's a tangled mess... This weeks message navigates through this tricky terrain. Our story in Joshua 22 tells us of the soldiers of Israel who after fighting with there fellow countrymen
Gods Not Done With You Yet | Joshua Series
Date: 03-22-2015
Still Breathing? Haven’t kicked the bucket yet?... Good. Tag you’re it... “Life’s greatest achievements can come in old age, and there is no retirement age in the service of God”. J. Oswald Sanders. Caleb was 85 years of age He had not
Promises Power and Love | Joshua Series
Date: 03-15-2015
Your past is not your future, it can be if you let it, but hope sees through the haze to the future, and creates faith... faith for the next step, in which victory has already been provided should we choose to acknowledge it and do it God's way,
The Road Back from Distraction | Joshua Series
Date: 03-08-2015
It’s happened to the best of us... even the guys in the Bible. Just as little children wander off when they get distracted and with no idea they have strayed off the path, and as parents aren’t we delighted when our child is returned... so can
Life After Failure | Joshua Series
Date: 03-01-2015
Joshua Chapter 8: With the failure and discouragement of sin and defeat looming large in his mind, Joshua moves forward in obedience to God’s word. He learns that “failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker” - a promise trumps a failure
Overconfidence and Sin Leads to Defeat and Destruction | Joshua Series
Date: 02-24-2015
Sure, having confidence in our abilities is good... excellence is a wonderful thing, just think of what sports would be without it. But what if it creeps up a too high and gets a little... and possibly a lot out of control? Listen this week as we
God is God | Joshua Series
Date: 02-15-2015
Joshua at Jericho 4 Things: A special visit - worship is more important than war Special plans - faith is more important than strategy Special instructions - sacrifice is more important than security A special family - faith is more important
12 Stones... Communion Remembrance | Joshua Series
Date: 02-10-2015
Communion... memorials, markers like landmarks... the trigger that tells the memories of ages passed... and how it is relevant to each of us today...teachable moments...
Jesus Christ, The Greatest Freedom Fighter There Ever Was | Joshua Series
Date: 02-01-2015
Have you ever wondered how to bring the things of God into your everyday life. How do we bridge the gap of what we know to be true and what seems to be the greater reality, "our experience." If there are hindrances to these promises how can they be
Does God Even Care About Me? | Joshua Series
Date: 01-25-2015
God knows you! He knew you before you were born and wants to bless you and use all the gifts he has blessed you with. God knew Moses and chose him to lead thousands even though his speech was slow. God knew Joshua born a slave but would be Moses`s
The Challenge of a New Beginning | Joshua Series
Date: 01-18-2015
Introduction to the book of Joshua Series... with a featured speaker each week! Nicole Forget pinch hits on the fly with great success using Stan Walker's notes due to unforeseen circumstances (Stan is fine now). New beginnings can be exciting
Effective Prayer | James Series
Date: 01-04-2015
As James wraps up his letter to his church he finishes on a positive and encouraging note of Prayer. You want a vibrant and robust faith, then prayer is a key component to that. Prayer is not just limited to your self but it needs to be apart of the
Warnings About Oppression | James Series
Date: 12-28-2014
One of my favourite movies at Christmas times is Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol. It does give a great picture of humanity can be redeemed, and its never to late to change. Scrooge, does change from his miserly ways and greed to become a person
Games People Play | James Series
Date: 12-09-2014
Nothing like learning a new game and someone does not tell you all the rules only as you go through the game do they tell you, and usually its at your disadvantage and all for their benefit – not fair is it! But this kind of thing can and does
Conflict in the Church | James Series
Date: 11-30-2014
Conflict in the Church | James Series A popular rock group had a typical teen age song of angst towards home, school and anything else that stopped them from living a life of self indulgence. The song title was enough said, “You gotta fight for
Visible Wisdom Part 2 | James Series
Date: 11-25-2014
Visible Wisdom Part 2 James 3: 14- 18 Wisdom that You Can See (part II) There is a saying that you cant tell a fool when they are silent, but when they speak they remove all doubt as to what they really are. James says almost the same thing
Visible Wisdom Part 1 | James Series
Date: 11-18-2014
You can always tell when someone exhibits wisdom – there is an incredible amount of positive characteristics, peace, joy, humility, teach-ability, patience, more gratitude and less critical-ness, people love hanging around those types of people.
Taming of the Shrew | For Men and Women | James Series
Date: 11-04-2014
How many times have we been caught by the ill use of our tongues! They are so small and yet can create such big problems for us. This does not mean we just choose to live in silence like some monks in a monastery out in a desert. But we need to live
A Faith That is All Action | James Series
Date: 11-03-2014
A Faith that is All Action James 2: 14 – 26 Its been said let your actions reveal who you are. And in today's passage, James says an intellectual faith amounts to zip, you can talk a good game supposedly but you sure are not living it out.
Faith Love Action! James Series Sermon
Date: 10-19-2014
James 2: 17 This was an interactive message with the BBC congregation dialogueing about our BBC mission statement and how we as a church family can work out our missional impact to our community. It takes more than just saying I have faith, its
James - Favouring our Favourites
Date: 10-05-2014
One thing that we all struggle with is favouritism or prejudice, we have either done it to others or we have felt the affects of it against ourselves. Prejudice can come in all shapes and sizes, the obvious is racial, gender and social classes. Then
James - Faith and the Word - Keeping it Real
Date: 09-28-2014
A long time ago Memorex audio tapes had an ad slogan, “is it real or is it Memorex”. It was quite the ad campaign and it definitely got the point across, about whether you were listening to the record or a recording. James in the same way wants
Faith Attitudes in Testing Times | You Asked For It – Part 8
Date: 09-15-2014
Nothing like a surprise, for some they love it but others not so, but when its bad news kind of a surprise most don’t like it. It can cause panic, total collapse, fear or for the odd person it’s a new challenge. James has invited us to see these
James - Part A - Faith Through the Tough Times | You Asked For It – Part 7
Date: 08-31-2014
We are starting a new series into the book of James. This is a book that is full of practical advice on how to walk the talk. James jumps right in to deal with the tough times that we can face through trials and times of testing. We rarely would
I Saw the Light | Summer Series – You Asked For It – Part 6
Date: 08-24-2014
It can be very hard to imagine at times certain individuals becoming Christians. They could be so anti anything to do with the Lord that it seems it would take divine intervention for them to begin to believe in Jesus or let alone be willing to
Spiritual Authority Part B | I’ve Got The Power… Use It!| Summer Series – You Asked For It – Part 5
Date: 08-10-2014
This is a message with some practical tips on how to use and walk in your God given authority as a believer. Jesus not only provided salvation for us but he blessed us with spiritual blessings, and we look at some of those gifts he has provided us
Jumping Jehoshaphat - Decision-Making|Summer Series – You Asked For It – Part 4
Date: 08-03-2014
Decision-Making and the Forks in The Road of Christian Living | Audio Message by Steve Peck
Spiritual Authority Part A | I've Got The Power... Use It!| Summer Series – You Asked For It – Part 3
Date: 07-29-2014
Spiritual Authority Part A | I've Got The Power... Use It!| Summer Series – You Asked For It – Part 3 Ephesians 1: 20, 22,23 and 2:6 One of Satans tools is to convince believers that they are weak or not very spiritually strong. This way Satan
A Practical Compassionate Discipleship | Summer Series - You Asked For It - Part 2
Date: 07-21-2014
A Practical/Compassionate Discipleship Summer Series - You Asked For It - Part 2 Luke 14: 26,27,33 and Matt. 25: 43 Often times people say that Christians are hypocrites, we say one thing on Sunday and live very differently the rest of the
Obeying as Jesus Obeyed | Walking as Jesus Walked | Part 5
Date: 07-13-2014
Obedience can be a very challenging thing for most of us. Right from childhood we have this desire to want to do things our way or we are very selfish, we wonder if we will ever grow out of that. Then we get older and find new challenges to
Who is Really in Charge? | Summer Series - You Asked For It - Part 1
Date: 07-06-2014
by Steve Peck The world believes that "what you see is all there is". Have a look over John's shoulder into the Throne Room of Heaven - what we see on earth is definitely NOT all there is.... (audio ...)
Live for the Lords Sake | Part B: Listening to the Coach | Corinthians Series Part 34
Date: 06-15-2014
The tendency in North America is to live independently and not need anyone. Yet in the last decade the whole idea of having a life coach has caught on. Someone you see on a regular basis who can help you gain perspective and point you in the right
Praying as Jesus Prayed | Walking as Jesus Walked | Part 4
Date: 06-08-2014
Adapted from Dann Spaders “Walking as Jesus Walked” (variety of Scriptures) Lesson 4 When you take the time to truly study the life of Christ you begin to see some of the very strategic methods of Jesus, last lesson saw us see his dependence on
Live for the Lords Sake Part A | Corinthians Series Part 33
Date: 06-01-2014
Ever have your plans go south due to some unforeseen event? What do you do? Get frustrated, panic, or are you fairly relaxed? Where does the Lord fit into that too? Sometimes we can be guilty of not including him in those plans, then He gets the
Give for the Lords Sake | Corinthians Series Part 32
Date: 05-25-2014
Steven Page and Ed Robertson, wrote a song, “If I Had a 1,000,000”. It was a catchy song, about love and also the ability to go buy things, most of it was silly stuff. Yet the challenge is what do we do with our money, time or things? ... And
Does She Have A Voice? | Corinthians Series Part 31
Date: 05-12-2014
Women in the serving or speaking in church has been a hot topic for many a years and decades. Todays text is one of the key passages that gets used to say women are to be seen but not heard in the local church. However, we will take a look and start
Speech That Brings Impact | Corinthians Series Part 30
Date: 05-04-2014
Nothing like trying to communicate and everyone can not understand one another, very frustrating. Maybe you have played the game where you have a group of people and one person starts the message to one person and it keeps getting passed along one
Lets Talk About That | Corinthians Series Part 29
Date: 04-27-2014
I Cor. 14: 1 – 20 One of the struggles we can have with in our walk with the Lord is to focus on minor issues and make them into a really bigger item then the Lord ever expected them too. You may have heard of those churches that practice snake
This is the Gospel | A Resurrection of Change Corinthians Series Part 28
Date: 04-20-2014
I Cor. 15: 50 – 58 So is my life really making a difference? Can changing a diaper or going to mundane job really amount to anything for the Kingdom of God? Should I really keep believing and having a faith in the Lord? Paul’s
This is the Gospel | A Glorified Resurrected Body Corinthians Series Part 27
Date: 04-13-2014
For some people it’s a bit of stretch to ones thinking to consider the idea of the dead being raised back to life. And we can get stuck thinking inside of the box rather then outside of the box, but then that’s what faith is all about. But
This is The Gospel | A Resurrection of Truth | Corinthians Series Part 26
Date: 04-07-2014
I Cor. 15 ; 20 – 34 Christianity has always been the subject of speculation and criticism over the last 2000 years, and I suspect it will never change. From comedians to scientists to even the average person, there will be elements of the
This is The Gospel | A Resurrection of Hope | Corinthians Series Part 25
Date: 03-30-2014
What if you were never were born? Who or what would have been missed because of you not being here. Some of the Corinth believers were playing a dangerous game of thinking, or may I suggest over or under thinking. They struggled with the concept of
This is The Gospel | Corinthians Series Part 24
Date: 03-23-2014
I Cor. 15: 1 – 11 Over the years there have been groups and churches that have slowly been watering down who and what Jesus is. Over time the issue of Christs death, burial and resurrection have been scrutinized. Some want to deny it, some pick
How Real is Your Jesus? | Walking as Jesus Walked Part 2
Date: 02-24-2014
Heb. 2:17 Message opened with the trailer clip for the new Son of God movie: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcIXCok9HPg Over the years there has been a lot of debate about the humanity and deity of Christ. And depending on how you see
More Gifts to Serve God and Others | Corinthians Series Part 23
Date: 02-16-2014
This past week we saw some amazing stories come out of the Olympics. Acts of unselfishness that got rewarded with others getting medals, others of people just plan caring for the sake of the greater good of sportsmanship and the Olympic ideals.
One Way of Love - To Serve | Corinthians Series Part 22
Date: 02-02-2014
So do you serve God and others with love or not? How often can we expect our gifts to get all the accolades and the Lord would rather that our Love be the signature to what we do or say. Paul will help us to evaluate our Love according to the
The Body Works to Serve | Corinthians Series Part 21
Date: 01-26-2014
I Cor. 12: 12 – 31 The human body is a most amazing creation that God put together. And when you look at it and see all the detail and one of this and two of that, and why did we get 10 fingers and toes, it is something to behold. And nothing
Gifted to Serve | Corinthians Series Part 20
Date: 01-19-2014
Gifted to Serve - I Cor. 12: 1 – 11 The Church in Corinth had a few major issues going on in their midst, they easily got divided, and full of pride and selfishness, and when it came to spiritual gifts, they had issues here. One wonders why God
A Meal with Jesus and Community | Corinthians Series Part 19
Date: 01-12-2014
Depending on your church tradition or when you first experienced a communion service, it can be a varied emotional event. If you came to it as a first time visitor it can seem rather odd and very different. The service itself can be very simple or
Walking as Jesus Walked | Part 1 | Audio Message
Date: 01-05-2014
If you have ever watch the tv show Undercover Boss, it can be a very insightful look at the workplace seen through the eyes of the owner or top boss of the company. But they see the work place from the eyes of a regular worker, and it can provide
A Light to Our City | Missional Series Part 12
Date: 12-29-2013
Light. We need it. In watching the movie, The Hobbit, you encounter the sad character Gollum, who at one time was a hobbit himself but having found the ring of Doom, spent most of his life in a darken cave, never willing to come into the light.
A Fathers Song | Audio Message
Date: 12-22-2013
If you were the creative and artsy type what kind of song would you write about your child that has just been born. Lots of musicians have done this over the years and many can be very moving in what people say. But this father sings or may have
Looking for God | Missional Series Part 11
Date: 12-08-2013
Looking for God in all the Right Places? Luke 10:1 – 12 - This lesson was adapted from Missional Essentials by Brisco and Ford Isolation seems to be more of an increasing issue than ever before, despite us being intune with social media
Making Good Choices | Corinthians Series | Part 18 | Audio Message Sermon
Date: 11-24-2013
Freedom can be a wonderful gift or it can be a major burden to some, it all depends on how you can use it. The work of Jesus has indeed brought us a lot of freedom, but the church in Corinth thought it could be used for selfish purposes or you could
For the Good of the Fellowship | Corinthians Series Part 17
Date: 11-17-2013
(I Cor. 10: 11 – 22) For those of you who have read or watched the movies depicting the story of the Lord of the Rings, you encounter a motley crew who are given the task to rid middle earth of the last of the seven rings. They are called the
My House is Your House | Missional Series Part 10
Date: 11-10-2013
Jesus modeled a lifestyle of intentionality and that was in the realm of connecting with people. He went after those who would be leaders, followers and even the marginalized. And it was because of the marginalized that he got the most flack for –
Run to Finish Well | Corinthians Series Part 16 | Sermon by Tim Walker
Date: 11-03-2013
Run to Finish Well I cor. 9 : 24 – 10: 10 Its been said that if you don’t learn from history you are doomed to repeat its mistakes. Paul takes a moment to point out the blessings and the falleness of Israel when she started to walk with the
A Man For All Seasons | Corinthians Series Part 15 | Sermon by Tim Walker
Date: 10-27-2013
I Corinthians. 9:1 – 23 When you fully understand your freedom and the liberty Christ can give to a believer, there certainly can be the challenge to misuse it. You can be to free or under appreciate it. But just like Jesus, who modeled what a
Life Love and Liberty | Corinthians Series Part 14
Date: 10-06-2013
I Cor. 8 Life, Love and Liberty We don’t have issues in the church re. eating meat that had been sacrificed to idols, like Corinthian believers had, but we do have lots of grey areas to make decisions about. The Bible may not be black and
Single Minded and Undivided | Corinthians Series Part 13
Date: 09-22-2013
Getting good advice can sometimes be tricky. Who do you go too? Can they be fair and objective? Paul says he can be trusted to share some of his thoughts on the value of being single and choosing to not be married. You will have lots of
Corinthians Series Part 12 | Marriages: Separation, Divorce, Made to Last?
Date: 09-15-2013
Should I stay or should I go now? Thinking of separation or divorce... is your spouse annoying you? This may help... This passage in the Holy Bible, I Corinthians 7:10 – 24, dives into some of the misconceptions that surround divorce and
Missional Series Part 9 | Knowing and Loving Your Neighborhood
Date: 09-01-2013
Jer. 29: 4 – 7; Matt. 5:14 The choice of where you live can be driven by circumstance or happenstance – we may think we make the choice or at times we have no choice. Israel, was dragged kicking and screaming into captivity,
A Healthy Godly Sexuality Part B | Corinthians Series Part 11
Date: 08-25-2013
Not your typical verbiage you'd expect to hear from a pastor - for guys and gals, both single and married, old or young! Warning- it's PG Thus you may want to listen to it before you pass it along to your older children, although they've probably
Missional Living Series Part 8 | Open Hearts, Open Hands
Date: 08-11-2013
For those of us who live in North America, we definitely live in a very affluent world in comparison to other parts of the planet. And then there is the challenge of the American Dream, can it actually mesh with the Kingdom of God and its
Sermon: Don't Take The Law Into Your Own Hands | Corinthians Series Part 10
Date: 08-04-2013
Our culture encourages us to stand-up for our rights. We watch reality TV where we hear “Don’t take the law into you own hands. You take them to court”. The Church is not immune to conflict that exist in our Culture, but the way we deal
A Healthy Godly Sexuality | Corinthians Series Part 9
Date: 07-28-2013
Sometimes the problem with sin is that it can be very private and it seems like it doesn’t hurt anyone. Wrong. Paul lets us know that sin can hurt us and others, we just need to be aware of it. God is in the process of redeeming humanity and
Winking At Sin Part B | Corinthians Series Part 8 by Tim Walker
Date: 07-21-2013
One of the things we humans love to do is judge each other, we are quick to judge the world but God tells us to forget about them, how do they know any better. But concentrate on being a loving and authenticate and caring community, don’t let
Winking At Sin Part A | Corinthians Series Part 8 by Tim Walker
Date: 06-23-2013
Winking At Sin Part A | Corinthians Series Part 8 by Tim Walker I Cor. 5: 1 – 5 If sin left unchecked in a person's life will never produce good fruit for them or for others, it will always cause pain and hurt, and if left on its own, will
Missional Living Series Part 7 | Ministry from the Margins: Missional Essentials
Date: 06-16-2013
How do we the church care for a world that does not care about? In this sermon we discuss how the Church has been strategically placed on the outside of our culture to bring peace and prosperity (ie: shalom) ...
O Lord its Hard to be Humble | Corinthians Series Part 7
Date: 06-10-2013
One thing that we can all struggle with is being humble and dependent on God – certainly for us in North America, we live in a culture that is driven by independence. In other cultures it’s a given that we need one another. But what happens
Called to Be Faithful Servants | Corinthians Part 6
Date: 06-02-2013
Nothing like seeing the popular being voted in to leadership roles whether a student council in high school or even a local church youth group. It always seemed the popular or the cools ones got in. but when Jesus picked his 12 disciples, He used a
Time to Grow Up Part B | Corinthians Part 5 | by Tim Walker
Date: 05-26-2013
How does the church stay with in its biblical framework and not get taken into the worlds system of thinking. Some churches look at their pastor as the CEO and the financial administrator as the CFO, the leadership teams are called executive boards,
Missional Living Series Part 6 | God is One: Missional Essentials
Date: 05-19-2013
Missional Living Series Part 6 | God is One: Missional Essentials By Spencer Boersma Text: Mark 12:28-34 This part in our Missional Essentials series goes back to basics: Christianity believes in one God not many gods, monotheism not
Time to Grow Up Part A | Corinthians Part 4 | by Tim Walker
Date: 05-12-2013
We often can say to kids, Grow Up wont you! usually we are frustrated and feel that the actions or attitude of the kid is not what it should be. Paul has to say this to the prideful Corinthian believers, they were thinking they were something and
Wisdom That Comes From the Spirit | Corinthians Part 3 | Tim Walker
Date: 05-05-2013
Its very easy at times for the church to pick up some of the methods of the world and try to make it fit into how we can do church or how to present some type of the gospel message. Jennifer LeClaire an editor of Charisma magazine in her
Divine Wisdom is Rooted in the Cross | Corinthians Part 2 | Tim Walker
Date: 04-28-2013
There are times that we like to think we are pretty smart, but when it comes to man trying to navigate his salvation on his mind and thought abilities we can head into some troubled waters. And boy do we have a long history of man made religions,
A House Divided | Corinthians Series Part 1 by Tim Walker
Date: 04-21-2013
I Corinthians 1: 1 – 17 Nothing like watching a church split or denominations choosing to get into a fight over trivial matters. Even more sad is the fact that the church has even been responsible for killing people for not willing to follow
Missional Living Series Part 5 | Turning to His Way: Living the Kingdom of God
Date: 04-14-2013
The word repentance has become unfashionable, faux pas. Why is this? It is probably because Christians have consistently misunderstood what it means and who it is for. Instead, repentance has been used as an instrument for Christian to relate to
Missional Living Series Part 4 | Participating in the Missio Dei (Mission/Sending of God)
Date: 04-07-2013
We are never to treat those who have yet to respond to Gods love as projects we are to do our best to see them from Gods perspective. This may mean we move form knowing them to like them to loving them. But in that time we must be open to how God
Missional Living Series Part 3 | God’s Way of Doing Mission: Incarnational
Date: 02-10-2013
John 1: 1 – 18; Phil. 2:1 – 11; John 20: 21 The word “Incarnational” is not found in the Bible but it definitely defines what Jesus did for us. The latin meaning of the word is, “In the flesh”. And we can see in John 1: 14 in the
Lost? Walking in the Presence of the Holy Spirit | John 16:16 - 33
Date: 02-03-2013
Ever been lost? What did you do? Stop for directions, panic, call for help? The disciples were going to experience and were presently feeling the lostness of losing a friend, Jesus. And they were spinning in their hearts and minds, what would they
Holy Spirit's Presence in our Lives John 16: 1 - 15
Date: 01-27-2013
John 16:1 – 15 For many of us as believers we have yet to really suffer for our faith in Jesus, like many of our brothers and sisters in Christ in other parts of our world today. But Jesus gave the disciples some words of encouragement to
Missional Living | Part 2 | Acceptance, Caring and Love by Nicole Forget
Date: 01-20-2013
Missional Living: Understanding how meeting people's basic needs communicates caring and love...just like Jesus. Listen how being sensitive to people's needs, can draw them to a relationship with Jesus...
Audio: Missional Living | Part 1 | The Missional Nature of God by Tim Walker
Date: 01-06-2013
One of the amazing things that we discover about the Lord is that one of his characteristics is sending. From the beginning to the end of the Bible we see God constantly sending people out on special jobs – whether its to bring a singular message
Audio | Mp3: After the End Times? A Discussion by Spencer Boersma
Date: 12-30-2012
Many people thought the world was going to end in 2012. But also 2011, 2000, 1994, 1984, all the way back to the early church. Why have Christians thought this? What assumptions about the Bible lead one to predict an end of the world? What
A Special Visitation by Tim Walker
Date: 12-16-2012
We all love to visit those who are very special to us, and sometimes it’s hard to know who benefits more from the visit, us or them or maybe it works out to being both of you – nice. But God did not abandon humanity as some think, rather the
So You're Going To Have a Baby Too | Teen Pregnancy in Nazareth | Part 2 by Tim Walker
Date: 12-09-2012
We have the tendency to sugar coat some of the events around the birth of Christ. We cant imagine the immense task a young teen girl is given to be the birth mom for Jesus. How would she handle the gossip of the local townsfolk, how or what would
So You're Going To Have a Baby | Older Woman Pregnant | Part 1 by Tim Walker
Date: 12-02-2012
We all can react to surprising news very differently – shock, disbelief, joy, this is what I was hoping for. But what if the messenger is an angel on behalf of the Lord – would we immediately believe the message? Would we want to barter for more
Isaiah Series Part 20 | Set My People Free by Tim Walker
Date: 11-25-2012
Baxter Kruger in his recent book, “the Shack Revisited”, relays a story of when he was 12 yrs old and got to watch an NFL football game between the Saints and Vikings, following the game he had a chance encounter with some of the players and
Isaiah Series Part 19 | When Love Came to Town by Tim Walker
Date: 11-18-2012
So can the love of God truly transform a life, a community, a town, city or a nation. There sure seems to be many a testimony about the transformational power of the Lord these days. But its not just recent stories but ever since Jesus walked on our
Isaiah Series Part 18 | Anointed in Grace by Tim Walker
Date: 11-11-2012
Often times we can see a job and realize its really big, bigger then one person can handle. So in this opening verses of Ch. 61 there is a list of roles to be played out by the Messiah. Is it for one person or many to fulfill? Well we do know it’s
Isaiah Series Part 17 | A Light Has Come by Tim Walker | Audio Mp3
Date: 11-04-2012
The power of a word or phrase, one moment it can bring hurt or pain and in the other life! One word spoken to a nation or to a people group from God and it can do amazing things. One word, from the source, God and all man has to do is let it
Audio Mp3 Download: Isaiah Series Part 16 | The Kingdoms Open Door by Tim Walker
Date: 10-28-2012
Audio Mp3 Download: Isaiah Series Part 16 | The Kingdoms Open Door by Tim Walker Isaiah: 56 1 – 8 Its always interesting to hear peoples reasons for not wanting to become a follower of Christ. Once again we get stuck in trying to help God out
Audio MP3: Isaiah Series Part 14 | From Suffering to Glory by Tim Walker
Date: 10-14-2012
Truth be told no one says sign me up for a healthy dose of suffering. If God came and said to us, would you be willing to go through a season of suffering so I can produce some change in you, we would probably say No thank you. But imagine Jesus
Audio Mp3 Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 13 | Servants for His Kingdoms Sake by Tim Walker
Date: 10-07-2012
Many a time we needed to be reminded of things – birthdays, anniversaries, doctors appointment, even when we need maintenance done on a car or home. But how many times does God need to remind us that He has not abandoned us nor has He forgotten
Audio Mp3: Isaiah Series Part 12 | Grace Wins by Tim Walker
Date: 09-02-2012
Apparently God had enough of Israels fascination with idols and their allegiance to them, it was another reason why they were heading into captivity to be disciplined. But God would also not punish them forever, in time his compassion, mercy and
Isaiah Series Part 11 | Epic Fail: Or Judgement as Mercy? by Spencer Boersma
Date: 08-29-2012
What do Christians do with the fact that other Christians with the Holy Spirit fail badly at being the body of Christ? More importantly, what does God do to his Church when it refuses to smash its idols.
Isaiah Series Part 10 | The End [of War] Is Near by Spencer Boersma
Date: 08-12-2012
The world of the Prophets saw the formation of empires as a means wealth, safety, power, and glory. However, the Prophets, looking at the world through their relationship with their God, saw otherwise. They were the first people to see the true
Audio Mp3: Broken? Messed Up? God Restores by Randy Smith
Date: 08-05-2012
Broken marriage, broken economy, broken environment, broken body. How does God feel about our broken world? What is our role in God's plan to restore all things? Explore these important life changing questions...
Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 8 | A Transformation of Epic Proportions by Tim Walker
Date: 07-29-2012
Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 8 | A Transformation of Epic Proportions by Tim Walker Isaiah 35 Sometimes in life we can get so overwhelmed with the storms of life that we can be immobilized in all areas of our being. We can even question whether
SERMON: Isaiah Series Part 7 | What to Do in a Crisis by Tim Walker
Date: 07-15-2012
Interesting things happen to people when they hit a crisis. You can act like a turtle or an ostrich and pretend it does not exist. Or you can go on a binge, racking up credit card debt, booze, drugs or sex, you can get angry and aggressive or
SERMON: Isaiah Series Part 6 | In God We Trust by Tim Walker
Date: 07-08-2012
We all long for true justice don’t we? We get reminded everyday how silly and unbelievable our courts or any type of judicial inquiry can be so lopsided and lack common sense. We also live in a society that a fool can be viewed as being brilliant
SERMON: Isaiah Series Part 5 | A Tale of Two Cities by Tim Walker
Date: 06-25-2012
SERMON: A Tale of Two Cities Isaiah Series Part 5 by Tim Walker Isaiah 26 Who can you trust? Is a huge question that many people wonder about and in some ways it truly governs their lives in what they say and do.  Can you truly trust your
Sermon: Faith and Our Father | Father's Day Sermon
Date: 06-17-2012
Father's day is a day to reflect on fatherhood, and fatherhood, like all of life, is inherently religious. What is the religious significance of fathers? Why does the God of the Bible, a God beyond all created things, identify himself as a
Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 4 | Apocalypse Later? by Tim Walker
Date: 06-10-2012
So within the church there are a variety of streams that all suggest how the world will come to a close and Jesus begins to truly reign here on planet earth. To worry about which stream your in can be an exercise in futility, what does God want us
Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 3 | The Empire (Kingdom) Strikes Back by Tim Walker
Date: 06-03-2012
Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 3 | The Empire (Kingdom) Strikes Back by Tim Walker Isaiah 11 Most kingdoms and empires are built on power and control and who can dominate who. But those kingdoms once they have the control and power, they have to
Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 2 | From Despair to Deliverance by Tim Walker
Date: 05-27-2012
SERMON: Isaiah Series Part 2 From Despair to Deliverance by Tim Walker Isaiah 9: 1 – 7 So what good can a kid really do for you? Well it appears that a prophetic word was given to the children of Israel letting them know about some good news
Sermon: Isaiah Series Part 1 | The Transformational Church by Randy Smith
Date: 05-20-2012
Church, what's the point, why go? Does Church really end at noon on Sunday or does it last all week long? Is the Church God's plan for transforming the world? Let's learn from Isaiah this week what it means to be the church gathered and scattered
A Sacrificial Love by Tim Walker
Date: 05-06-2012
Faced with a challenge to die for a friend, hard to say how we might respond. In the heat of the moment we may be willing too. The challenge that Jesus shares with his men, is to love one another, but once again, we need the strength and the power
Living a Life of Freedom and Authority Series by Tim Walker
Date: 04-30-2012
Session 1: Just Another day at the Office Luke 4: 31b – 39 Session 2: Jesus at the Bay of Pigs (kingdom authority over the demonic) Luke 8: 26 – 39 Session 3: Out with the Old and IN with the New 2 Corinthians 10: 3 - 5 Session 4: Walking in
Fruit Bearing Disciples by Tim Walker
Date: 04-22-2012
When you started out in your walk with Christ you may have felt that you will never ever measure up to being a good disciple of Jesus. There's so much to learn, and expectations are so high, and what do I do about my own brokenness. Jesus wants
Easter A Resurrection of Hope
Date: 04-08-2012
SERMON: Easter A Resurrection of Hope by Tim Walker One thing our world is looking for is Hope. And despite what man may try and say to disquiet the resurrection of Jesus, it does provide tremendous hope to our world. We will take 4 quick
The God Who Forgives Us | Jonah Part 2 by Spencer Boersma
Date: 03-18-2012
Why did Jonah not want to go to Nineveh and preach judgment? We assume he was scared of these cruel people, but this story unfolds the real reason: he did not want God to be merciful on them. Upon seeing the people's repentance, God "changes his
The God Who Finds Us | Jonah Part 1 by Spencer Boersma
Date: 03-11-2012
Sermon: The God Who Finds Us | Jonah Part 1 (Chapters 1 - 2) by Spencer Boersma While we get fixated on the notion that Jonah was swallowed by a whale, we forget that Jonah was the prophet that ran from God. What kind of person runs from God? Who
Sermon | Missional Living by Tim Walker
Date: 03-04-2012
Sermon | Missional Living by Tim Walker based on Luke 10: 1-12
Festival of Friends by Tim Walker
Date: 01-22-2012
One of the hit shows in the late 80’s and early 90’s was Cheers, the title song , sang about a place where everyone knows your name. but is that all you want out of your friendships and relationships, most likely not. We have been wired for
A Timely Gift by Tim Walker
Date: 12-25-2011
We live in a time when we wonder if God has truly cared or provided for us. As we take note in the arrival of the wise men/astrologers of the east who came to visit the birth of a new king in a foreign land, we find that God used these gentile men
Servanthood in the Workplace by Tim Walker
Date: 12-20-2011
We live in a day and age where finding good workers is a big challenge. A lot of people live with a sense of entitlement, minimal work in and big pay, so this can cause frustration to the owners and employers as well to the employees. Paul gives us
The Home Makeover Edition by Tim Walker
Date: 12-11-2011
One of the things we can realize here in North America, is that the family as we know it is under a lot of strain and pressure. To many of the stats are showing us the breakdown in the traditional family and the stats also show us that single parent
Viva The Jesus Revolution Part 2 by Tim Walker
Date: 12-04-2011
SERMON: Viva the Jesus Revolution Part 2 by Tim Walker Colossians 3: 16, 17 As Believers we live under a spot light of meeting the expectations of those around us, who expect us to live a certain way. Our faith can be easy or hard, but no matter,
Viva the Jesus Revolution Part 1 by Tim Walker
Date: 11-27-2011
Whether we like it or not we face images & messages that come from our culture to either consume more, or live under the comfort of the banner of military might, or be willing to exploit the economy to our benefit. How then does Jesus want us to
Neither Nor: Pauls Transforming Moment by Spencer Boersma
Date: 11-20-2011
Colossians 3:5-11 Paul was a social revolutionary. He opposed his own people, the Jews, in order to follow Christ's call to welcome all people into God's redemption. However, as he was doing that, he also opposed the most powerful man in his
Keith Dorscht – Podcast – The Power of Relationship – The Communication Cure
Date: 11-15-2011
Keith Dorscht – Podcast – The Power of Relationship – The Communication Cure: Here it is, if you missed Tues night or just want to hear it again (all but the last 20min – cd burner at capacity) The Communication Cure: Meaningful Talk….
Hidden Revealed: The Depth of Christ Hidden in Plain Sight by Spencer Boersma
Date: 11-13-2011
How often do we look at the Cross and see the same old Jesus we have always known? Often the story of Jesus gets retold in an over-simplified and digestible way to the point that Jesus, the beauty and scandal of who he is and became, gets reduced to
The High Life in Christ - Colossians by Tim Walker
Date: 10-30-2011
Colossians 2: 8-15 - “Accept no substitutes”. Buy genuine parts not inferior knock offs, can be heard in a lot of advertising these days. Yet we live in a day where we have a smorgasbord of religious thought and alternative spirituality
A Prayerful Encouragement to Stand United by Tim Walker
Date: 10-23-2011
Colossians 2: 1-7 by Tim Walker - After 9/11, you notice a lot of bumper stickers that said Untied we Stand, and it had the picture of the Canadian and USA flags. For quite awhile that provided a lot of encouragement and comrade among our two
Thankful Even Though He Suffers by Tim Walker
Date: 10-09-2011
Apparently, 165, 000 Christians were martyred or died due to their faith in God last year. That is an astonishing statistic, we here in North America, might get named called and poked fun at, but rarely do we die for our faith. Paul models a hope
I Pledge Allegiance to the King of Kings by Tim Walker
Date: 10-02-2011
I Pledge Allegiance to the King of Kings by Tim Walker
Thanks & Praise for Growing Up - Part 2 by Tim Walker
Date: 09-18-2011
SERMON: Thanks & Praise for Growing Up - Part 2 by Tim Walker As parents you always want to see your kids growing up, trying new things and succeeding in life. God is no different, he has given us his Son and His Spirit and He longs to see
Sermon: Thanks and Praise for Growing Up Colossians - Part 1 by Tim Walker Now Available
Date: 09-04-2011
Sermon: Thanks and Praise for Growing Up Part 1 Colossians by Tim Walker Now Available
Looking To The Future With Expectancy Part 2 | Use What Your Papa Gave You by Tim Walker
Date: 07-24-2011
SERMON: Looking to the Future with Expectancy Part 2: Use What Your Papa Gave You by Tim Walker - Matthew 25:14 - 30 Parable of the Talents, maybe in a way you've never heard before...
Sermon: Looking to the Future with Expectancy Part 1 | Hope for the Future by Tim Walker
Date: 07-17-2011
SERMON: Looking to the Future with Expectancy Part 1L Hope for the Future by Tim Walker - Matthew 24: 35 – 25: 13 We live in a day and age, that we so desperately want to know what the future will bring us. But Jesus wasn’t about to drop any
Sermon: Its The Beginning of the End? by Tim Walker
Date: 07-03-2011
SERMON: Its The Beginning of the End by Tim Walker - Matthew 24: 29 - 34... One of the more difficult things at looking at potential end times passages, is all the possible ways to interpret a text. Stay in the context and don’t force a possible
The Kingdom of God is Active by Tim Walker
Date: 04-06-2011
Sermon: The Kingdom of God is Active by Tim Walker - So if you had one week to live, what would you do? Who would you meet with? What would be the last things you would want to say to those around you. The gospel writers give us a lot of info in
Sermon: Part 15 Christs Kingdom Come Zechariah 14
Date: 03-24-2011
Sermon: Part 15 Christs Kingdom Come Zechariah 14 - No matter how we want to view the final outcome of planet earth, the one resounding theme is that the Church and Jesus win in the end. But between the present and the future, what can we hold onto:
Sermon: Part 14 Cleansed and Free Zechariah 13
Date: 03-13-2011
Sermon: Part 14 Cleansed and Free Zechariah 13 - Our youth ministry use to do an event called swamp romp, where we soaked a field until we had a major mud bowl, played lots of games with the whole idea to get totally dirty and then you had to wash
Sermon: Part 13 The Deliverance of God's People Zechariah 12 by Tim Walker
Date: 03-06-2011
One of the most amazing things we can find out about God is His ability to come to our rescue in so many ways that at times we have not even asked for His help. But once again we can see that God longs to come to our aid and not only did he do that
RESOLVED! Sermon: Technical Difficulties
Date: 03-04-2011
RESOLVED! Sermon: All Sermons are available now 🙂 http://www.bbcweb.ca/bbc/resources-online-sermons-preaching/
Sermon: Part 12 Rejecting the Good Shepherd Zechariah 11 by Tim Walker
Date: 02-27-2011
Sermon: Part 12 Rejecting the Good Shepherd Zechariah 11 - by Tim Walker 30 Pieces of Silver - a sign of things to come
Sermon: Part 11 The Good Shepherd Zechariah 10 by Tim Walker
Date: 02-06-2011
Sermon: Part 11 The Good Shepherd Zechariah - We live in a world where people are trying to blend their spirituality with the world, that’s a really hard thing to do. Either your going to go soft on truth and swing wide into the issues of the
Sermon: Part 10 - The Divine Warrior King
Date: 02-02-2011
There are times in life when we need a wake up call to the reality that we face. There are times when life does get the best of us, but those are the moments when we need to have a fresh look at the Lord, and see how big He really is. To see how
Sermon: Part 9 Zechariah - I Am Blessed When I Obey: Heart & Attitude
Date: 01-23-2011
So many people want to try and cut corners in life in order to get ahead. God on the other hand longs for people who can live their lives in obedience to His Word and the prompting of the Holy Spirit. When we live like this, God will bless us,
Sermon: Zechariah 7 - Why God?
Date: 01-16-2011
Sermon: Why God?
Sermons: How Great is Our God
Date: 01-09-2011
Sermons: How Great is Our God Zechariah 6
Sermons - Part 6 Here Comes De Judge
Date: 12-17-2010
Sermons - Part 6 Here Comes De Judge -Ever get the warning light on your dashboard of your car go off? Do you ignore it and pay the consequences or do you get help asap? In our walk with God, there are times when he lights up our dashboard to say,
Sermons: Part 5 - Empowered to Worship and Witness
Date: 12-09-2010
There is a saying that goes like this “God helps those who help themselves”, quite frankly its not biblical. The amazing thing about God is that He is so intent in changing us, and all we need to do is say, please God change me. He does it all
Sermons - Zechariah Series Now Avail Parts 1 thru 4 and counting...
Date: 12-02-2010
Sermons - Zechariah Series Now Avail Parts 1 thru 4 and counting... we had some technical difficulties but they should be ironed out now - thank you for your patience... the series can be found
Community Series Part 9 Qualities of Community by Tim Walker - Final
Date: 09-26-2010
Community Series Part 9 Qualities of Community by Tim Walker - Final Finally, all of you, live in harmony with one another, be sympathetic, love as brothers, be compassionate and humble. I Peter 3:8 **Note: there were technical difficulties -
Qualities of Community - Part 8 - Following Leadership - Community Series by Tim Walker
Date: 09-19-2010
We live in a day and age where leadership continues to be highly suspect, you would think the church would be free from that scrutiny but unfortunately we are not. But leaders and followers are given some guidelines in how we should be responding to
Qualities of Community - Part 7 - Submission - Community Series by Tim Walker
Date: 09-09-2010
Can I truly submit to others, we live in a day and age where we do need to submit to authority all around us. Our nature desperately tries to fight against it, we always want to be number one and in control of our destiny. But the mark of a follower
Qualities of Community - Part 6 - One Another's - Burdens, Goodness, Devotion, Honour - Community Series by Tim Walker free audio sermon
Date: 09-09-2010
We all at times start out with great intentions to get in shape or go on a diet or I want to serve others, and we get a good start then we slow down, and eventually stop. Today as we look at 3 more one anothers', the real challenge is if I want to
Qualities of Community - Comfort - Part 5 of the Community Series by Tim Walker
Date: 08-23-2010
We live in a day despite all the technical savvy we have at our finger tips, we all still want to be a part of community. And today's message looks at how we can comfort those who are going through some form of grief and how we can carry the burdens
Qualities of Community Part 4 of the Community Series by Tim Walker
Date: 08-16-2010
Qualities of Community cont. Part 4 of the Community Series by Tim Walker - today we want to look at 3 more of the “one another” passages, Encourage, build Up and pray. We long to be in community but one of the things we may struggle with is the
Qualities of Community - Part 3 of Community Series by Tim Walker free Audio Message
Date: 08-04-2010
Love, love, love we like to sing about it, dream about it, but it’s a whole different thing to live it out in our world and within the context of where we work, play and even worship. Howard Hendricks has said “you can impress people from a
Developing Community - by Tim Walker Part 2 in the Community Series
Date: 07-25-2010
We all need community and Jesus model a new way of doing community that was not filled with more rules but more so out of a relationship founded in the love of God, speaking in a way that built others up and not tearing them down. It was to be a
The Power of Community by Tim Walker - free online message sermon
Date: 07-06-2010
So what's the big deal about church anyways? Find out why it's important to connect with others...(free podcast) Part 1


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