Messages from Ooltewah
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Our messages our designed to honor God and be relevant in our lives. We hope that you will take a moment to and explore what God might have to say to you.
Whew! Another year is about to be behind us. As we approach 2018, be thinking about how God has blessed you this year. What are the ways He has shown up when you needed Him most? Did you see God turn you in a direction for which you weren’t ready, but it turned out for […]
To a person who gave us all, we would expect to try and give Jesus something that remotely matches what He has given us. But, try as we might, we can never equal the treasure with which He has so graciously blessed us. But Jesus does want something in return. It’s simple and easier to […]
Are you a cheerful giver? Does giving make you feel good? Giving cheerfully is so important to remember this time of year, because it can be a challenge. We endure hectic shopping trips, other disgruntled shoppers, sales associates that want to quit their jobs because of said disgruntled shoppers. The stress of the season can […]
Christmas Message Series- join us each week in December as we explore God’s gift to us. Has someone ever given you a Christmas gift, and you didn’t get them anything? Awkward, right? We feel so unworthy of the gift, because we don’t have anything to give back. Sometimes, that’s how we react to the gift of Christ. […]
“Bad things happen to good people.” You’ve heard that before, right? Negative events in your life seem to pile up on your shoulders and cloud your perception. With all these setbacks, it’s hard to keep a good attitude and a positive outlook. But, amidst the trials you may be facing, it helps to hold on […]
Do you feel sometimes that you are not “qualified” to be a witness for Christ? A lot of us feel inadequate to do this, because we’ve made mistakes, got in trouble, or created a situation that leaves a mark on our hearts and minds. We feel we’re not good enough, but that outlook couldn’t be […]
What’s your story? Some of us like to tell others of our experiences in life, but what about our faith experience? When faced with an opportunity to share your faith, what do you do? God encounters are essential to our walk of faith, but sharing these experiences is the key to bringing people closer to Jesus. Journey […]
In the history of western civilization- no organization has had more influence on the foundations of our society than the Christian Church. Through Jesus, the church can make a strong impact on the world.In the past- Christianity has shaped our laws and morality, our ethos and ethics, our value for human life and healthcare, education, […]
By Faith Alone- but what is Faith: how do we define it? Where does it come from? Are we capable of creating our own faith? Ask yourself this: would you rely more on your faith or your Father’s? God has proved again and again that He is faithful. He has shown us, not only in […]
What’s the difference between “repentance” and “penance”? What do those words mean in our lives? For some, it mean feeling guilty about something you have done, but you’re only halfway right. Repentance can be far more cleansing and far more liberating than simply feeling bad for yourself. Hear this encouraging and enlightening message, and find out […]