September 21, 2023
Love Gives, Part 1
Chip begins this series, from the book of Philippians, Chapter 2, by telling us Christ's command for us to love one another means we are to live in authentic, Christ-empowered unity. The question is - how? Join Chip as he embarks on the journey to answer that question.
September 22, 2023
Love Gives, Part 2
In this program, Chip gives us three specific action steps for becoming a more loving person. The conclusion comes down to a single sentence, a single attitude, that'll change everything about how you love others. Don't miss it.
September 5, 2023
Hope for the Next Generation
Are you concerned that today’s culture will crush your kids and grandkids’ faith? In this program, we begin our series, Not Beyond Reach – taught by our guest teacher Aaron Pierce. He leads a ministry called Steiger International, who’s on a mission to reach young people all over the globe with the Gospel. To kick off this series, Aaron and Chip sit down to discuss why this next generation is desperate for and ready to receive - the hope only Jesus can offer.
September 6, 2023
Understanding the Secular Culture, Part 1
Right now, there’s an ongoing battle for the hearts and minds of the next generation. So what can Bible-believing parents do to engage their kids with The Truth? In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce – from Steiger International – will tell us - as he continues his series Not Beyond Reach. Don’t miss the hope we have in reaching today’s youth with the message of the Gospel.
September 7, 2023
Understanding the Secular Culture, Part 2
Are you struggling to keep up with all the trending worldviews and pop culture beliefs that are out there? Well, in this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce will give us some help as he picks up in his series, Not Beyond Reach. Learn the primary influences and philosophies of young people today and how seeing the world through their eyes helps us better connect with them.
September 8, 2023
Building Trust and Friendships, Part 1
No matter a person's background, religion, or age, we all long for connection and closeness with others. In this program, guest teacher Aaron Pierce explains why establishing trust is an essential first step in leading someone to Jesus. Learn what you can do to build authentic relationships with those who have drifted or are far from God.
September 11, 2023
Building Trust and Friendships, Part 2
As faithful followers of Jesus, we're to be both salt and light in this society. But what does that look like in the midst of all the hostility and discourse going on right now? In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce has the answer – as he continues his series, Not Beyond Reach. Discover how to be both holy and relevant when talking to people who would never walk into a church.
September 12, 2023
Softening Hearts with Spiritual Conversations, Part 1
Have you ever heard of a sole plate before? In the construction world, it’s a small but integral piece of wood that sits on top of a home’s foundation. Without it, you couldn’t build the floors or walls above. In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce continues his series, Not Beyond Reach. Hear the vital step we need to take to connect our lost friends to the anchoring hope of the Gospel.
September 13, 2023
Softening Hearts with Spiritual Conversations, Part 2
Has social media and the 24/7 news cycle convinced you that winning an argument is the most important thing? Even when we talk to our kids, grandkids, or friends about Jesus? In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce has some challenging words for us to think about as he continues his series, Not Beyond Reach. Learn how to have healthy, spiritual conversations with those we care for that will attract them to the Gospel.
September 14, 2023
Connecting Their Story to the Gospel, Part 1
Have you ever had a chance to share Jesus with someone but got too nervous or scared in the moment to do it? In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce assures us that we've all been there. As he continues his series Not Beyond Reach, he’ll teach us some easy steps to boldly talk about Jesus, even with those with whom we disagree.
September 15, 2023
Connecting Their Story to the Gospel, Part 2
God’s Word is clear that believing in Jesus is the only path to genuine salvation. In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce – from Steiger International – continues his series, Not Beyond Reach. He’ll walk through practical ways to talk about God’s Word with those who don’t believe the Bible is the absolute truth.
September 18, 2023
Let's Talk about the Hard Stuff, Part 1
Is it possible to discuss hot-button issues – like politics, social justice, or Black Lives Matter – with those we love without starting an argument? In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce says: Absolutely! As he picks up in his series, Not Beyond Reach, Aaron describes how to get past divisive topics and clear the way for the Gospel to pierce people’s hearts.
September 19, 2023
Let's Talk about the Hard Stuff, Part 2
Nothing has caused more animosity between the Church and the culture than issues surrounding sexual freedom, gay rights, and transgenderism. In this program, our guest teacher Aaron Pierce winds down his series, Not Beyond Reach. Learn how we can engage people on these sensitive subjects, with unconditional love without compromising the truth.
September 20, 2023
Equipping the Church to Reach Today's Youth
Young people today are often unfairly stereotyped as rebellious, selfish, and overly harsh. But as we wrap up this series, Not Beyond Reach, guest teacher Aaron Pierce peels back those generalities to reveal the hopeless feelings plaguing this generation. Hear what the body of Christ can do to better engage unbelievers and skillfully share the Gospel in this post-Christian culture.
September 4, 2023
The Lost Generation
Did you know young people today are forming their worldviews about gender, identity, and morality through social media and their classrooms? If you’re concerned about what your kids are listening to, watching, and believing in, then don’t miss this program. Chip sits down with special guest Kitty Allen, Senior Vice President of Discipleship at Living on the Edge. They highlight the intentional ways this ministry is reaching this lost generation with the truth of God’s Word. And what you can be doing to make a difference in your communities, churches, and families.
August 23, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 101: What is the Invisible War?, Part 1
Demons, Satan, the powers of darkness - they’re real and they are actively at work in our world. The question is do you know how to recognize them - and, if need be, go to combat against them? Chip begins this series, “The Invisible War: What Every Believer Needs to Know About Satan, Demons, and Spiritual Warfare,” with an overview on who the Enemy is and how they operate.
August 24, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 101: What is the Invisible War?, Part 2
Can a Christian be demon-possessed? Can Satan read my mind – or even control my thoughts? Chip shares that if you are going to have victory over Satan, you need to know who he is, how he works, and what weapons he will use against you.
August 25, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 201: How to Prepare Yourself for Spiritual Battle, Part 1
The Bible tells us we are in a cosmic conflict and Satan is doing everything he can to make you fail. Chip reveals how you can be victorious over the schemes of the Evil One by learning how to use the supernatural weapons God has provided to protect you and those you love. Find out how to fight back!
August 28, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 201: How to Prepare Yourself for Spiritual Battle, Part 2
Condemnation. Doubt. Guilt. Is it possible that the enemy of your soul is using these common emotions to keep you from experiencing God’s love and power? The question is - how do you get rid of them? Chip explains how you can prepare yourself for spiritual battle and win!!
August 29, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 301: How to Do Battle with the Enemy and Win, Part 1
Spiritual warfare is real. Chip relates the most fearful encounter with demons he ever faced and how you can prepare yourself to do battle with the Enemy.
August 30, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 301: How to Do Battle with the Enemy and Win, Part 2
Have you ever been praying and had a wicked thought go through your mind? Have you ever been driving and had an impulse to do something crazy or evil? What’s the source of those wild, out-of-control thoughts? In this message, you’ll discover where those thoughts come from and how to combat them when they enter your mind.
August 31, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 401: How to Gain Deliverance from Demonic Influence, Part 1
Chip shares what he believes is the most powerful weapon God has given every believer to combat the forces of evil, and he’ll tell you how to use it to protect yourself from demonic attack.
September 1, 2023
Spiritual Warfare 401: How to Gain Deliverance from Demonic Influence, Part 2
What do you do when you suspect someone you know is under demonic influence? Do you know what to do? Should you do anything at all, or is this kind of thing reserved for the “professionals?” Join Chip as he tackles the important and controversial subject of deliverance ministries.
July 3, 2023
No Gods But God, Part 1
Are you working too many hours and neglecting your family? Do you allow others to take advantage of you? Would you like some help setting boundaries that will restore your joy, your dignity, and your priorities? Chip begins a journey to discover the ten boundaries God has established for you to enjoy life at its best.
July 4, 2023
No Gods But God, Part 2
Chip continues this journey into a fresh look at the Ten Commandments by explaining why commandment number one is foundational to our peace and well-being.
July 27, 2023
Why We Have So Much and Enjoy it So Little, Part 1
Have you ever noticed: If you get a raise, a bigger one would be better; if you have a car, a newer one would be better. Right? Join Chip as he uncovers the secret to having what you want and wanting what you have.
July 28, 2023
Why We Have So Much and Enjoy it So Little, Part 2
Are you tired of chasing the “next big thing” - cars, relationships, homes, jobs, makeovers, you name it - only to find that it doesn’t come through for you? Would you like to know how to find contentment? Chip gives you three keys to achieving personal contentment, and restoring the joy in your life.
July 5, 2023
No Worship But True Worship, Part 1
We all want to be in control of something don’t we? Our children, our schedule, our eating habits, our work - we crave control. But there is a time and place when being in control brings pain, frustration, and dissatisfaction. Chip unpacks how to avoid going there and encourages us that there's a peace in letting go.
July 6, 2023
No Worship But True Worship, Part 2
In this message, Chip makes the connection between our worship and our personal peace and joy.
July 7, 2023
Never Abuse My Name, Part 1
Who is the most precious and important person in your life? A child, a spouse, parent - have you got it? Now, imagine someone dragging the name of that person through the mud - untrue statements, unfair criticism, crude, off-color jokes. How would that make you feel? Ever wonder how God must feel when we misuse His name? In this message, Chip takes a candid look at why taking the Lord’s name in vain is such serious business with God.
July 10, 2023
Never Abuse My Name, Part 2
So, what does it mean to take the Lord’s name in vain? Chip shares that it is far more than just saying the words; it goes deeper than that. Join Chip as he looks at this familiar commandment.
July 11, 2023
A Word to the Overworked, Overwhelmed, and Overcommitted, Part 1
Are you feeling stressed out? Not enough time in the day? Chip brings a word of encouragement to those who are overworked, overwhelmed, and over-committed. So take a break today - you’ll be glad you did!
July 12, 2023
A Word to the Overworked, Overwhelmed, and Overcommitted, Part 2
Do you feel guilty when you relax? Has life become a blur of activity, deadlines, and to-do lists? God wants you to get off that treadmill and begin enjoying life again. In fact, He has promised you a blessing if you’ll trust Him with your time and work. That’s the focus of Chip's teaching on the fourth commandment.
July 13, 2023
A Word to Families in an Age of Chaos, Part 1
Whether you grew up in a happy, healthy home, or suffered through years of abuse, neglect, and dysfunction, this message from Chip may be the most important time you invest all day. Chip defends God’s prescription for a healthy, happy family - don’t miss it.
July 14, 2023
A Word to Families in an Age of Chaos, Part 2
How do you protect your kids from all the negative influences to which they're exposed? Chip brings a word of encouragement to families who are feeling weighed down by the pressures of life.
July 17, 2023
Stop the Violence!, Part 1
Thou Shalt Not Kill - now there’s a commandment that most of us don’t have to worry about breaking, right? Well, maybe we need to think on that further. Chip explores the deeper meaning of this familiar commandment to get to the heart of the matter.
July 18, 2023
Stop the Violence!, Part 2
What does an average 7th grader, a soccer mom, a respectable business man, and a serial killer have in common? More than you might think. Chip delivers a fresh perspective on the Commandment: Thou Shalt Not Kill. It’s going to be an eye opener!
July 19, 2023
No Second-Rate Sex, Part 1
Chip continues this series on the peace and blessing that come when we live within God's boundaries, with a message on how to get God’s best in your relationships with the opposite sex.
July 20, 2023
No Second-Rate Sex, Part 2
We are inundated with images, ads, music, and messages about sex. No matter where you go, the world is putting sexual pressure on you and your kids. So, how do you help your kids say no to the pressure? Chip shares God’s plan for purity and getting the very best in your relationships.
July 21, 2023
Don't Take It, Part 1
Don’t you love getting something for nothing? Finding a golf ball in the weeds, or a dollar bill in a parking lot, you name it, getting something for nothing is fun. Could it be that this innocent attraction is hiding a much more devious root issue? Join Chip as he explores the real meaning behind the 8th commandment: Thou Shalt Not Steal.
July 24, 2023
Don't Take It, Part 2
We long for God’s blessing in our lives, but there is a habit that can rob us of that blessing. Chip explains how to begin to protect ourselves from falling into this habit - or how to break out of its grip, if we find ourselves there now.
July 25, 2023
Declaring War on Deceit, Part 1
White lies, stretching the truth, bending the rules - we all do it, right? So why is lying such a big deal with God? Chip reveals why deceit causes so much damage and pain, and how to break the habit of telling lies.
July 26, 2023
Declaring War on Deceit, Part 2
What has the power to destroy your relationship with God, your relationship with others, and even your relationship with yourself? Chip uncovers what it is and how you can overcome it.
June 21, 2023
Why It's Hard to Share the Love, Part 1
Have you ever been on a plane, or at an event and you get the sense that you need to tell the person next to you about Jesus, but you just can’t muster up the courage to say anything? In this message, Chip exposes seven lies we believe that keep us from telling others about Jesus.
June 22, 2023
Why It's Hard to Share the Love, Part 2
Do you struggle with telling others about Jesus? You are not alone! Chip uncovers the lies we believe that keep us from sharing God’s love with those around us.
June 23, 2023
Discovering Your Spiritual Love Language, Part 1
You have a spiritual love language. The question is: do you know what it is? Join Chip as he describes six specific ways people communicate spiritual things with one another, and discover your spiritual love language.
June 26, 2023
Discovering Your Spiritual Love Language, Part 2
Most Christians struggle sharing their faith - often because they believe there’s only one “right” way to do it. There are numerous ways to effectively share your faith. And there’s one that’s just right for you. In this message, Chip clarifies several different approaches to sharing your faith and how you can incorporate that approach into your every day conversations.
June 27, 2023
Share His Love Through Your Story, Part 1
Everyone has a story. But did you know that YOUR story has the power to change someone else's life? Join Chip as he explains how to turn your story into a tool to share God’s love with someone you know.
June 28, 2023
Share His Love Through Your Story, Part 2
When something good happens it’s easy to share it. In fact, we often can’t wait to share the news with someone we really care about. What if you could learn how to tell someone about the amazing love of God in that same, non-threatening, natural way? In this message, Chip walks you through, step by step, how to share your story in a way that is both effective and comfortable.
June 29, 2023
How to Tell His Story, Part 1
Chip shares some very simple, practical tools for effectively sharing your faith with another person.
June 30, 2023
How to Tell His Story, Part 2
If you’ve ever felt unprepared to share your faith with someone, join Chip as he helps you prepare to tell others about Jesus. Once you get clear on the message of the Gospel, and learn a few very simple truths about the work of salvation, it will revolutionize your ability to share His story with others.
June 5, 2023
God's Dream for Your Life, Part 1
Scripture says that the Creator of the universe knows you and longs to have a relationship with you. He has a dream for your life! Would you like to know what God’s dream for your life is? Chip explores Romans chapter 12 to find the answer to that question.
June 6, 2023
God's Dream for Your Life, Part 2
What does living like a Christian really mean? How do the day-to-day, rubber meets the road, "what am I supposed to do now?" questions get answered when circumstances leave an honest person really struggling? Chip shares that God has a dream for you - yes, you - and as incredible as that idea sounds, Chip explains what that means.
June 7, 2023
How to Give God What He Wants the Most, Part 1
What causes God’s blessings to flow to you and me? Is it following a list of rules or religious practices? Or maybe just a random choice made by Him alone? Chip looks at how God chooses on whom He will pour out His blessings …and how you can begin receiving those blessings starting today.
June 8, 2023
How to Give God What He Wants the Most, Part 2
What does God want from you the most? If you knew the answer to that question would you live differently? In this message, Chip shares, from scripture, what God is looking for from you and me. Join Chip and discover how to give God what He wants the most.
June 9, 2023
How to Get God's Best for Your Life, Part 1
Do you want to get God’s best but don’t know how? Chip unpacks how you can get God’s very best for your life.
June 12, 2023
How to Get God's Best for Your Life, Part 2
You want to change, you want to “do” life differently, but you just can’t seem to make it stick. Here’s what you need to know: there is a way to experience real and lasting life change, and it isn’t about trying harder, it’s about a completely new way of thinking. Chip talks about how to begin this process of life transformation.
June 13, 2023
How to Come to Grips with the Real You, Part 1
There are 3 questions everyone, regardless of culture, economic status, or even religious conviction will ask themselves. Who am I? Where do I belong? And what am I supposed to do? The answers to those questions may not be as difficult as you might suppose. Chip will reveals how you can begin to answer those questions for yourself.
June 14, 2023
How to Come to Grips with the Real You, Part 2
Being comfortable with who God made you to be, for most of us, is a lifelong pursuit, filled with anxiety and fear. But God has designed you and created you for a specific and unique purpose. Chip helps you begin to discover how to come to grips with the real YOU.
June 15, 2023
How to Experience Authentic Community, Part 1
We long to be connected with others in an authentic community relationship. But for many of us, the process of building authentic community is a mystery. Or for some, you’ve tried what you thought was an authentic community only to be burned or abused. In this message, Chip talks about how you can begin to experience true, authentic community right where you live.
June 16, 2023
How to Experience Authentic Community, Part 2
How do you take a group of imperfect, basically selfish human beings and forge lifelong, godly, “others-centered” relationships? Sound impossible? Chip encourages you that it is possible, and you can have those kind of relationships. Join Chip to find out how!
June 19, 2023
How to Overcome the Evil Aimed at You, Part 1
How do you love those who have hurt you? Is it even possible? Maybe you’re thinking, “I might be able to forgive them, but “love” them? No way!” Yet, we know that Christ calls us to love our enemies. How do you do that? Join Chip as he looks at how to overcome evil when it’s aimed right at you.
June 20, 2023
How to Overcome the Evil Aimed at You, Part 2
Chip wraps up this series with a message that may cause you to rethink your perspective on some of the relationships in your life. Jesus said we’re to love our enemies - but how far do you take that? Join Chip for this provocative look at this important command from scripture, and practical help for how to actually make that happen.
May 22, 2023
Teach Them to Suffer Well, Part 1
Suffering is unavoidable. We live in a fallen world where pain and evil exist. The way we choose to view our suffering changes us forever. Chip reveals how we can turn suffering into a tool God can use to make us the people we long to become.
May 23, 2023
Teach Them to Suffer Well, Part 2
Suffering is unavoidable. We live in a fallen world where pain and evil exist. The way we choose to view our suffering changes us forever. Chip reveals how we can turn suffering into a tool God can use to make us the people we long to become.
May 24, 2023
Teach Them to Work Unto the Lord, Part 1
How do you help your child pick a career path? What factors are most important for them to consider when evaluating a potential job? Chip explains that, according to Scripture, choosing the right career has little to do with money, power, or location.
May 25, 2023
Teach Them to Work Unto the Lord, Part 2
Chip wraps up this message by explaining how to teach children to work "unto the Lord." He challenges parents not to rob their children of the opportunities to grow, by constantly "doing" for them. The practicalities of being on time, starting with small chores and as they mature, gradually adding more and more responsibilities, and actually finishing a job, are all key to preparing them for being on their own.
May 26, 2023
Teach Them to Manage Their Wealth Wisely, Part 1
Of all the “talks” you need to have with your children, there is one that we avoid like no other. In fact, most parents have never had this “talk” with their pre-teen or teenage children - yet it is an area that can direct the course of their entire lives. So, in this message, Chip is going to give us that talk. Oh! and it’s not about sex.
May 29, 2023
Teach Them to Manage Their Wealth Wisely, Part 2
When it comes to gifts, who doesn’t like getting cash? We can all use more money, right? The question is, what are you going to do with those dollars when you get them? And how do we also teach our children how to manage their money in a way that honors God? Chip gets very practical as we look at how to manage our money.
May 30, 2023
Teach Them to Make Wise Choices, Part 1
When your kids are faced with a big decision - an important choice - do they know how to evaluate their options? Helping your children make wise choices can save them, and you, years of heartache and pain.
May 31, 2023
Teach Them to Make Wise Choices, Part 2
What's the process for making good decisions? And in a world where morality is a relative term, how do you make wise choices? Chip lays out four ways to help your children evaluate their circumstances and make choices they'll be glad they made.
June 1, 2023
Teach Them to Live Grace Filled Lives, Part 1
Have you ever messed up big time - like such a major failure that, even years later, you cringe when you think about it? Chip shares how you can begin again - how you can be restored and discover the joy God has ready for you.
June 2, 2023
Teach Them to Live Grace Filled Lives, Part 2
The entire Christian life is grace - from start to finish. The question is, are your kids receiving grace from you when they fail? Chip unpacks four simple ways to begin to teach your children that failure is never final, and grace is always available.
May 8, 2023
The Basics, Part 1
Prayer is often the most misunderstood, misused, and dismissed part of the average Christian’s faith. But why? And how can we change that? In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram – lead pastor at Awakening Church in San Jose, California – kicks off his series, When We Pray. He’ll emphasize the importance of prayer and how we can better prioritize it in our everyday lives.
May 9, 2023
The Basics, Part 2
When you talk to God, do you feel like there’s a secret pattern or rules to follow? Or that you have to pray for an ‘x’ amount of time, or else God won’t hear you? In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram corrects those misconceptions as he picks up where he left off in his series When We Pray. Learn from Matthew chapter 6 how to ditch those scripted, hurried prayers and connect with God at a deeper level.
May 10, 2023
Eight Words, Part 1
Do your prayers feel stale, ineffective, or even a bit passionless? Is your quiet time with God filled with constant distractions and random thoughts? In this message, guest teacher Ryan Ingram – lead pastor at Awakening Church in San Jose, California – reveals: you’re not alone! As he continues his series, When We Pray, he’ll teach us from Psalm 46 how to ‘be still’ before God and share some tips to reignite the power of our prayers.
May 11, 2023
Eight Words, Part 2
Have you ever tried to have quiet time with God when suddenly your mind is flooded with everything you have to do that day? In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram – lead pastor at Awakening Church in San Jose, California – reveals: you’re not alone! As he continues his series, When We Pray, he talks about the vital habit of stillness and why we need to practice it daily amid this distracted world.
May 15, 2023
Unanswered, Part 1
We've all had those unexpected phone calls, sudden revelations, or tragedies that cause us to cry out to God in desperation – “Please, please help!" But in this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram asks: what do we do when God seems to be silent to our frantic pleas? As we continue his series, When We Pray, Ryan will help us navigate the complex and painful subject of unanswered prayers.
May 16, 2023
Unanswered, Part 2
Have you ever prayed, prayed, and prayed for something, and you were disappointed or even a bit mad that God didn’t come through? In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram speaks to that feeling as he picks up in his series When We Pray. Whether it’s for a sick relative, a personal crisis, or a global tragedy, learn what to do when our prayers seem to go unanswered.
May 17, 2023
Hearing God, Part 1
Most people talk about prayer like it is all about them speaking to God. Like, How long should I pray? What are the right words? But have you ever thought about what God might want to say to us? In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram considers that thought as he picks up in his series When We Pray. Don’t miss why listening to God is vital to deeper intimacy with Him.
May 18, 2023
Hearing God, Part 2
When someone hears from God, they might say: ‘I had a prompting’ or ‘The Holy Spirit gave me a nudge’. But how do you know whether that is God or just you? In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram – lead pastor at Awakening Church in San Jose, California – will help us. As he wraps up his series, When We Pray, Ryan will talk about the still, small voice of God and how we can experience it today!
May 12, 2023
Beauty from Ashes, Part 1
Do you really believe God has your best interests in mind? That He is actually good? In special program, guest speaker, Ryan Ingram, answers those questions through a touching interview his mom Theresa. She shares her story of coming to know Jesus and how she navigated challening and painful circumstances by trusting in the unfailing goodness of her Heavenly Father.
April 20, 2023
How to Help Others Over Life's Humps, Part 1
Encouragement - an affirming pat on the back, a brief comment of appreciation, even a simple little smile can spell the difference between a good day and a bad one. This message launches a series Chip calls, “LIFT! The Awesome Power of Encouragement.”
April 21, 2023
How to Help Others Over Life's Humps, Part 2
Need a lift today? Join Chip as he shares how giving and receiving encouragement will brighten your day, and perhaps change your life.
April 24, 2023
How to Lift Up Those Who Are Down, Part 1
What do you do when you get attacked for your faith? Chip gives you four simple steps that you can use to bolster your confidence and build your courage, when you are criticized for your faith.
April 25, 2023
How to Lift Up Those Who Are Down, Part 2
Once bitten, twice shy - as the saying goes. That’s never truer than when you’ve been attacked for your faith. Chip explains a simple method for rebuilding that confidence after you’ve taken a beating for your faith.
April 26, 2023
How To Rescue Those in Spiritual Danger, Part 1
What do you say to someone who’s fallen away from the faith, especially when you care deeply about them? Is there a way to sensitively deal with the situation without coming across as “holier than thou?” Chip lays out a few strategies to help you effectively talk with your friend or loved one.
April 27, 2023
How To Rescue Those in Spiritual Danger, Part 2
When a friend is slipping away from the faith, what do you do? Chip gets very specific about how to rescue those in spiritual danger.
April 28, 2023
How to Bring out the Very Best in Others, Part 1
Have you ever known someone with the ability to bring out the very best in others? Maybe a teacher or a manager at work? Would you like to know how to be that kind of person? Join Chip as he shares how to bring out the very best in people.
May 1, 2023
How to Bring out the Very Best in Others, Part 2
Do you know someone who is struggling right now? Depressed, feeling defeated? Chip reveals how you can bring out the best in those you love, by following a few simple steps.
May 2, 2023
How to Give Hope to the Fearful and Help to the Fearless, Part 1
In this message, Chip gives us a snapshot of what the future holds - and the picture is sobering. But what’s coming and how we can prepare for it, is of great encouragement!
May 3, 2023
How to Give Hope to the Fearful and Help to the Fearless, Part 2
Are there things that should frighten you? According to scripture there are. Chip explains what a few of those things are, why we should be concerned, and then what to do about it.
May 4, 2023
How to Become an Awesome Encourager, Part 1
Want to be more fulfilled? Experience more joy? Live with less guilt and more freedom? Chip shares how you can become the person you’ve always longed to become by following a few life changing steps.
May 5, 2023
How to Become an Awesome Encourager, Part 2
What do you need to DO to become a great Christian? What does a great Christian look like in God’s eyes? It's not necessarily easy, but it's not complicated either. Join Chip as he helps us with a game plan.
April 10, 2023
Come to Me, Part 1
Do you know someone with lots of life experience who you trust to give you sound wisdom and guidance? If not, in this program, Chip will be that mentor for us as he kicks off his series, The Four Great Invitations. He’ll highlight four challenges Jesus gave His disciples throughout the Gospels and why they’re still relevant to us today.
April 11, 2023
Come to Me, Part 2
Sometimes God uses the most difficult circumstances in our lives to bring about the very best. In this program, Chip shares how he experienced that principle – as he picks up in his series, The Four Great Invitations: Lessons from My First 50 Years with Jesus. Learn why Jesus is our only source of help and direction when our circumstances threaten to take us under.
April 12, 2023
Follow Me, Part 1
What does it mean to be a follower? You know, on social media, we follow famous people or inspiring causes, but why? In this program, Chip explores that fascinating answer as he continues his series, The Four Great Invitations. Join Chip in the Gospel of Luke as we learn about the psychology behind what we follow and how we can be genuine disciples of Jesus.
April 13, 2023
Follow Me, Part 2
In this program, Chip says: The Christian life is absolutely impossible without one vital practice. As he picks up in his series, The Four Great Invitations: Lessons from My First 50 Years with Jesus, he’ll share what that habit is and why it’s an essential, foundational part of our walks with God. You won’t want to miss this insightful teaching from the Gospel of Luke.
April 14, 2023
Abide in Me, Part 1
Have you ever felt like God hasn’t come through for you or that Christianity is too complicated or demanding? In this program, Chip will give us some encouragement as he continues his series, The Four Great Invitations: Lessons from My First 50 Years with Jesus. Discover what it means to abide in Christ and how practicing that can actually lead to a more peaceful, joy-filled life.
April 17, 2023
Abide in Me, Part 2
Do you often feel like you have to earn God's approval? Or live up to an unrealistic standard? In this program, Chip shares his struggles with that mindset, as he picks up in his series, The Four Great Invitations: Lesson from My First 50 Years with Jesus. Chip will paint an accurate picture of who God really is and reveal how you can experience Him.
April 18, 2023
Go Make Disciples, Part 1
What is your purpose in life? And how confident are you you’re actually doing what God’s called you to? In this program, Chip will provide us with some clarity on that subject as he continues his series, The Four Great Invitations. Discover the mission God’s called every believer to and how you can better understand your divine design.
April 19, 2023
Go Make Disciples, Part 2
God uniquely created all of us for a specific purpose. But unfortunately, most people don’t know what theirs is or how to discover it. In this program, Chip is going to help us out as he wraps up his series, The Four Great Invitations. He’ll dive into Romans chapter 12 and explain how genuinely following Jesus will give us all the guidance and direction we’ll ever need.
April 6, 2023
Hope for the Hopeless, Part 1
When you're hurting and you ask God to rescue you, you expect Him to show up and save the day. But sometimes it seems like He doesn't hear your prayers and things go from bad to impossible. Why would a good, all-loving God allow that to happen if He cares? Join Chip as he answers this very difficult question.
April 7, 2023
Hope for the Hopeless, Part 2
In just a couple of days we will celebrate Easter. We'll celebrate the hope that we have in Jesus Christ because of His resurrection. But for some of us, connecting that event 2000 plus years ago to our lives today, is tough - especially when life feels impossible. If you're struggling to understand why God hasn't answered your prayers, or fixed your problem, or taken away the pain, Chip's message will be a great encouragement!
March 28, 2023
Finding Hope, Part 1
A person can only survive only so long without food or water. But did you know that some experts say we can't survive at all without hope? Join Chip as he explains every person has an HQ - a Hope Quotient - and why it matters!
March 29, 2023
Finding Hope, Part 2
Did you know that wherever we put our hope - that's what we worship? Interesting idea. So what happens if we worship false hope? On the other hand, what happens if we worship true hope? Join Chip to find out.
March 30, 2023
Experiencing Hope, Part 1
In the hussle and grind of everyday life - are you experiencing hope that helps you face the day to day with confidence? How do you get that kind of hope? Join Chip as he opens God's Word to reveal, through the life of the Apostle Paul, how to have hope and confidence that never waver.
March 31, 2023
Experiencing Hope, Part 2
Here's a crazy thought: Suffering is actually essential for spiritual growth and maturity - not exactly what everyone's preaching these days. Join Chip as he explains how the experience of suffering can bring us closer to Christ.
April 3, 2023
Pursuing Hope, Part 1
For many, finding hope in success, fame, or wealth has proven futile. For others, hope in a person has proved disappointing and painful. So, if you're looking for hope that actually delivers, where do you look? Join Chip to find out.
April 4, 2023
Pursuing Hope, Part 2
In this program, Chip lays out three key takeaways regarding spiritual maturity - what it is not, what it is, and what we gain from it.
April 5, 2023
We hope in all kinds of things. True hope delivers transformation, but false hope delivers tragedy. They both deliver - but they're not both helpful or good. In this program, Chip joins the Apostle Paul in a plea for you to choose hope that can deliver - life!
March 20, 2023
How to Face the Future in Times of Uncertainty, Part 1
We live in an age of uncertainty and rapid change. So is it possible to face the future with confidence? Chip launches this series by sharing the story of a young man who, under similar circumstances, received advice from God that empowered him to remain hopeful and confident in times of great uncertainty.
March 21, 2023
How to Face the Future in Times of Uncertainty, Part 2
What is it that causes you to fear? The wars in the Middle East? The economy? Your job? Well, if you want to know how to face your fears with confidence, and the peace that comes only from God, join Chip as he shares God’s prescription for living in uncertain times.
March 22, 2023
How to Face the Future in Times of Confusion, Part 1
Is your life in chaos? Do you need simple answers to complex questions, but don’t know where to turn or who to trust? If so, Chip reveals what the Bible has to say about facing the future in times of confusion.
March 23, 2023
How to Face the Future in Times of Confusion, Part 2
What do you do when you’re confused? Do you get frustrated or angry? Do you feel like throwing your hands in the air and yelling, “I give up!”? In this message, Chip shares six questions you can ask yourself in order to bring clarity and wisdom during times of confusion.
March 24, 2023
How to Face the Future In Times of Doubt, Part 1
Have you ever experienced times of doubt, where you faced overwhelming circumstances and found it difficult to trust God to help you? Chip provides a sure-fire antidote to apply during these times of doubt. It’s designed to bring you hope and restore your faith.
March 27, 2023
How to Face the Future In Times of Doubt, Part 2
Is there an area in your life, where you are prone to doubt God’s love and the plans He has for you? Financial security? Personal safety? Family Issues? Goals and dreams? Chip looks at specific action steps you can take to turn your doubts into trust and ultimately praises to the Lord.
March 2, 2023
In Relational Conflict, Part 1
Jesus said, “My peace I leave with you.” Very likely, when we pray, peace is often what we ask for - peace in the world, peace at home, and maybe most of all, peace in our relationships - but what did Jesus mean when He said His peace? And how could that make a difference in our problem relationships today? If you or someone you know is struggling with a difficult relationship this message is for you.
March 3, 2023
In Relational Conflict, Part 2
"Is there a person in your relational world who is absolutely making you nuts? Would you like to learn how to get a perspective that’ll free you up and relieve the turmoil in your heart and mind? In this message, Chip shares some practical, biblical ways to find peace, even in our most problem relationships."
March 6, 2023
In Anxious Moments, Part 1
When life gets hard, really hard, we have two options. We can become consumed with worry – which is what most people do, OR we can trust God, who tells us not to worry or be anxious. Chip shares that even though that sounds nearly impossible, God has promised to help us do just that.
March 7, 2023
In Anxious Moments, Part 2
When you have a loved one in intensive care, or the house hasn’t sold, or the job hasn’t come through, or the news is full of things that make you fearful – are you able to trust God’s goodness, or does the anxiety just seem too overwhelming? Chip explains how we can actually turn our upsetting circumstances back to God and experience His supernatural peace.
March 8, 2023
In a Broken World, Part 1
As much as we’d like it to be otherwise, the fact is that the world we live in is violent and uncertain. What is certain is that God promised His children supernatural peace - even in the midst of conditions that threaten to absolutely overwhelm us. Chip unpacks how God’s peace works and how you can have it – even in a broken world.
March 9, 2023
In a Broken World, Part 2
In this program, Chip explains that even though we long for peace and stability in our lives, often our thinking and choices sometimes create just the opposite – chaos and upheaval. Join Chip as he shares, from God’s Word, the essential key to experiencing God’s peace.
March 10, 2023
In Difficult Circumstances, Part 1
As we travel, we understand the horizon is always moving. The same is true in our desperate search for peace. In this program, Chip tells us peace is not a thing to be achieved, but a secret to be discovered.
March 13, 2023
In Difficult Circumstances, Part 2
In this program, Chip explains four principles and four related practices that will increase our peace and provide absolute assurance that our needs are provided for, even in the midst of life's most difficult circumstances.
March 14, 2023
In Financial Uncertainty, Part 1
A scouting report is designed to provide the inside scoop, the lay of the land, accurate conditions, so our tactics, in a given circumstance, will be successful. In this program, Chip tells us we need a scouting report when we pursue peace.
March 15, 2023
In Financial Uncertainty, Part 2
Greed – it is a nasty, ugly habit that the enemy uses to poison our peace. If left unchecked, greed consumes us like a terrible infection. Join Chip to learn the antidote.
March 16, 2023
In Tests of Faith, Part 1
There's a question we all have when we take steps of faith to develop compassion, generosity, and a Kingdom mindset. When we're being sacrificial, it's natural to ask: "God, what about me? Do You see what I'm doing here? Do You see that I have needs too?" Join Chip as he shares God's answer to our question: What about me?
March 17, 2023
In Tests of Faith, Part 2
Chip wraps up this series with a fantastic challenge. It’s a challenge that God Himself has promised to make good on, if you’ll take Him up on it. Join Chip if you’re ready for the spiritual adventure of a lifetime!
February 16, 2023
Why Christianity Matters, Part 1
If someone were to ask you, what do I have to believe to follow Jesus?... What would you say? In this program, we’re kicking off our series Jesus Loves Me: Essentials of the Christian Faith, taught by our guest teacher John Dickerson. Join us as he shares the foundational truths Christianity rests upon and why they’re non-negotiable for us today.
February 17, 2023
Why Christianity Matters, Part 2
Have you ever been criticized or made fun of for being a Christian and didn’t know how to respond because you weren’t confident in your answers? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson will prepare us to better handle those conversations. As he picks up in his series Jesus Loves Me, John will stress the influence Christianity has had and why that reinforces its validity and reliability.
February 20, 2023
The One True God, Part 1
Recent studies suggest that the average Christian doesn’t believe what the Bible says about Jesus. Shocking, right? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson reveals why that’s a critical problem as he continues his series, Jesus Loves Me. Don’t miss why understanding and believing in who Jesus is, is vital to our faith.
February 21, 2023
The One True God, Part 2
Jesus emphatically said that there is only one true God. So in this program, guest teacher John Dickerson asks: do you believe that? As he picks up in his series Jesus Loves Me, John will unpack why a biblically-grounded view of God as 'Thee God' is paramount to healthy faith.
February 22, 2023
Supernatural Love, Part 1
Chip has said, "Love is giving another person what they need the most when they deserve it the least at great personal cost." Sadly that kind of commitment and sacrifice is hard to come by in relationships. In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson picks up his series, Jesus Loves Me – by explaining why God's personal, perfect love always delivers what we are looking for and meets our deepest desires.
February 23, 2023
Supernatural Love, Part 2
Many look at all the chaos, wars, disease, and natural disasters happening today and blame God. But in this program, guest teacher John Dickerson says: did you know this was never part of God’s plan? As he continues his series Jesus Loves Me, John describes what went wrong and the supernatural plan God’s been orchestrating to make it all right.
February 24, 2023
God's Love for Me, Part 1
We’ve all heard people refer to God as “our Father.” In fact, Jesus did too! But have you ever stopped and thought about God as our parent? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson considers the different meanings of those words as he continues his series, Jesus Loves Me. Hear how God would respond as a parent to the pain and difficulty of our lives.
February 27, 2023
God's Love for Me, Part 2
One of the most dangerous pieces of advice many in this next generation have believed is: Follow your heart. In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson clarifies why this idea is so destructive as he picks up in his series, Jesus Loves Me: Essentials of the Christian Faith. Join us as we learn about the one person we can put our faith and trust in no matter what.
February 28, 2023
For the Bible Tells Me So, Part 1
Have you ever been through the terrifying experience of an earthquake? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson asks: When your life is shaking, where do you find shelter? Discover where we can find reliable hope, regardless of what’s happening around us – as John continues his series, Jesus Loves Me: Essentials of the Christian Faith.
March 1, 2023
For the Bible Tells Me So, Part 2
According to Jesus, your relationship with God’s Word is a good indicator of your relationship with God. In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson wraps up his series, Jesus Loves Me, by challenging us to look at how connected we are to the Bible. Hear how it can guide and protect you in life’s most demanding moments.
February 6, 2023
A Life-Giving Relationship with God, Part 1
Do you long to keep the love, the spark, the intimacy alive in your marriage? In this program, Chip will help us do just that – as he kicks off his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. Stay with us as Chip identifies 4 relationships great marriages have in common… and why they’re vital for you and your spouse.
February 7, 2023
A Life-Giving Relationship with God, Part 2
Have you seen those news stories of couples who’ve been married for 5, 6, or even 7 decades? What’s their secret? How did they make it? In this program, Chip shares the answer as he continues his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. Don’t miss how you can build a strong, life-long bond with your mate.
February 8, 2023
A Healthy Relationship with Yourself, Part 1
Where do you find security and identity? In this program, Chip says – ‘If it’s in your spouse.. your relationship is in trouble!’ He’ll explain why couples who look to one another for wholeness won’t survive. Join us as we discover how to develop a healthy view of ourselves and the impact it can have on our marriages.
February 9, 2023
A Healthy Relationship with Yourself, Part 2
Do you love how God made you? Or are you overly critical and harsh with yourself? Often feeling like you never measure up. In this program, Chip stresses that a thriving marriage is built on a healthy view of ourselves. Wanna learn more? Then join us as we continue Chip’s series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4.
February 10, 2023
An Intimate Relationship with Christ's Body, Part 1
Have you ever held those big ropes boats use to tie onto docks or lower anchors? They’re big and heavy, created to withstand incredible weight. In this program, Chip picks up in his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. If your relationship is under a lot of stress right now, join Chip as he identifies the ‘ropes’ that hold great marriages together when the going gets tough… and actually makes ‘em stronger.
February 13, 2023
An Intimate Relationship with Christ's Body, Part 2
Here’s a fact: you will never have a marriage that God wants for you if you are not deeply connected to the body of Christ. In this program, Chip continues his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. He’s gonna unpack the power of authentic community and how it can dramatically change your marriage forever.
February 14, 2023
A Christ-Like Relationship to Personal Attacks and Injustice, Part 1
We all carry around emotional wounds. Whether it was something someone said or did, those scars stick with you. But what happens when that deep hurt comes from your spouse? How we act toward our spouse in arguments or tense circumstances is vital to the health of our relationships. In this program, Chip’s gonna teach us how to respond well to pain and injustice – especially when it comes from our mate.
February 15, 2023
A Christ-Like Relationship to Personal Attacks and Injustice, Part 2
When you feel dismissed, neglected, or insulted by your spouse, what do you do? Pout? Go silent? Retaliate? In this program, Chip’s gonna help us respond to hurt and pain in a biblical way by teaching from Romans chapter 12. Discover how your marriage can survive, heal and move forward when we wound one another.
February 2, 2023
Backup Singers to the Duet of Marriage, Part 1
Marriage - one man, one woman - is the foundation of cultures that thrive. In this program, guest teacher, Doug Fields explains who the backup singers are. We call them Christians who live like Christians. You’ll hear the first two of three songs the backup singers need to be singing in order to support and encourage the covenant of marriage.
February 3, 2023
Backup Singers to the Duet of Marriage, Part 2
In this program, guest teacher Doug Fields continues his message, explaining that the backup singers to the duet of marriage are Christians who live like Christians. Their role is to support and encourage the covenant of marriage - one man, one woman - in their commitment to God and to one another. He’s giving us three specific ways to wave the banner, if you will, to honor, enjoy, and prioritize marriage.