"And as soon as the priests who carry the ark of the Lord—the Lord of all the earth—set foot in the Jordan, its waters flowing downstream will be cut off and stand up in a heap" Joshua 3:13
I remember a movie from the 90s with a brilliant concept that I will share! When we’re children, our spiritual cup is very small, and it doesn’t take much to fill it and to help us feel closer to God. As Christians, when we get older and grow in our faith, that cup gets bigger. We need more of God in our life, more times of prayer, and greater actions of faith. We need more of Him, His word, and His life...
This week, on this second Sunday of Advent, Pastor Bobby teaches that God is on your side and your best days are ahead, so take a step towards the thing that God has set before you, with his message, “All Things Made New.” Special music is provided by Noelle Lidyoff. Noelle is a singer-songwriter currently writing music for TV/film and producing her original music to be released soon. She is also a member of Voices of Hope Children’s Choir. Today, Noelle performs, “Angels We Have Heard on High," accompanied by Dr. Marc Riley and the Hour of Power Orchestra. Then, Connor Smith performs "O Little Town of Bethlehem." As an in-demand LA session singer, Connor’s voice has appeared in major motion pictures, television shows, studio albums and video games. As a touring artist, vocal director, and guest soloist Connor has performed across the globe from renowned concert halls and recording studios to the stages of Universal Studios Hollywood and the Disneyland Resort. Connor is also a member of the Hour of Power Choir. Finally, directed by Dr. Irene Messoloras, the Hour of Power Choir performs “The Holly and the Ivy" and "One Sweet Little Baby." They are accompanied by Zach DeChance on piano. We hope you join us for this hour of inspiration and encouragement!
Let Jesus Guide Your Faith Journey! This Week's Offer
Spend time in the Word and allow it to be your how-to guide on a faith journey that empowers you to live boldly and fearlessly in the name of Jesus! The Word becomes an extension of who you are, and you begin to act in faith naturally because you understand what it says. To help you along, we’re excited to introduce our brand new devotional, as well as our traditional end-of-the-year special offering. For your gift of $30 or more,we’ll send you the Forward Faith: Daily Moments to Inspire and Ignite Your Faith devotional featuring 365 inspirational thoughts, amplified by scripture verses, prayers, and questions for reflection. Our prayer is that this book provides a simple way to invoke the power of the Lord’s wisdom each day. For your gift of $100 or more,we'll send you four Forward Faith devotionals. These devotional books make perfect gifts for your loved ones. Share the Word with your loved ones by helping them with their faith journey as they immerse in daily devotion. For yourgift of $1,000 or more, you will receive four Forward Faith devotionals and the “Let Your Light Shine” Lantern. Let His light shine in your home or office, and be reminded of His love for you every day. During this season, we hope you are blessed by these offers made just for YOU!
DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR? Jesus will bring us goodness and light!
Let's welcome in this holiday season by centering our hearts and minds on Jesus, the reason for this season! Take a listen to Raffia Thomas' beautiful rendition of "Do You Hear What I Hear?" We hope you are blessed by it!