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The Why and How of Suffering In The Flesh - Steve Rieske - 7-14-19
Steve Rieske continues 1 Peter this week with a sermon on why and how anyone would want to "suffer in the flesh" like Jesus.
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July 15, 2019
Alive In The Face of Suffering - Steve Rieske - 7-7-19
What do you and Noah have in common? And what does that have to do with trusting Jesus in the face of suffering? Find out more in this week's sermon with Steve Rieske.
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July 7, 2019
Brookside Marriage Panel - 6-30-19
Marriage is hard. And yet, God says it’s supposed to be a picture of how Jesus loves the church. Join us as we dive into the highs and lows of marriage in this week’s message.
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July 2, 2019
Changing The World At Home - Steve Rieske - 6-23-19
Lordship. Submission. Domestic Violence. World Change. It's all covered in today's sermon with Steve Rieske. Give it a listen.
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June 23, 2019
Changing The World--Politics Vs. Being God's People - Steve Rieske - 6-16-19
What role should politics play in Christianity? Steve Rieske speaks on politics, God's people, and the power to change the world in this week's sermon.
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June 17, 2019
We Are The Priests, The Temple, And The Sacrifice - Steve Rieske - 6-9-19
Last week, we discussed how YOU are a priest. Today, Steve Rieske also wants you to know that you are the Temple and the Sacrifice.
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June 12, 2019
You Are A Priest - Steve Rieske - 6-2-19
YOU ARE A PRIEST. A royal priesthood. A holy nation. Find out more with Steve Rieske.
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June 5, 2019
Living With The Grave In View - Steve Rieske - 5-26-19
We will all die someday. Steve Rieske speaks on how to live with the Grave in view.
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May 30, 2019
Jesus Ambassadors and the 3BBQ Challenge - Steve Rieske - 5-19-19
What do the Great Commission and the Brookside Summer 3BBQ Challenge have in common? Tune into this week's sermon with Steve Rieske to find out! Also, we commission Lizzie Edwards on to her new role with Cru Bridges!
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May 19, 2019
How to Actually Enjoy Mothers Day - Steve Rieske - 5-12-19
Happy Mother's Day! Steve Rieske talk on Faith, Hope, Love, and how to ACTUALLY enjoy mother's day in this week's sermon. Yeah. You're gonna wanna listen in.
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May 15, 2019
Don't Give Up, Don't Burn Out - Steve Rieske - 5-5-19
DON'T GIVE UP. DON'T BURN OUT. Steve Rieske tells you how to discover your gift and how to use it for the glory of God (and how to avoid dying while doing so) in this week's sermon.  Also, Brookside commissions Erin Kessler and Tyler Griffin Bock as new Brookside Kids Directors!
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May 6, 2019
TRAIN - Steve Rieske - 4-28-19
"Your life cannot be changed just by hearing sermons. Nor can it be changed just by hearing the Word." Steve Rieske spoke some important truths about the Christian life and encourages us not just to consume information, but to TRAIN.
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April 29, 2019
Easter Sunday - Steve Rieske - 4-21-19
THE KING HAS RISEN. HE IS ALIVE! Journey with Steve Rieske as he walks us through the first Easter.
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April 23, 2019
Colt to the Cross Wk 1 - Amy Seiffert - 4-7-19
Jesus wears a king's crown and a servant's apron. He rides a donkey instead of a warhorse. He is the King of Contrasts. Amy Seiffert unpacks all this and more in this week's sermon.
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April 8, 2019
The Road to Jerusalem Wk 3 - Steve Rieske - 3-31-19
JESUS LOVES SHORT PEOPLE. Steve Rieske talks Zacchaeus, the coming Kingdom, and more in this week's sermon.
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April 8, 2019
The Road To Jerusalem Wk 2 - Steve Rieske - 3-17-19
Was Jesus more of a left-wing hippie? Or straight-laced conservative? Or both? Or something entirely different? Find out more in this week’s sermon.
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March 18, 2019
The Road to Jerusalem Wk 1 - Steve Rieske - 3-10-19
"You wanna follow me? ...You know I'm homeless, right?" Jesus says some pretty intense stuff. Luckily Steve Rieske is here to help us understand.
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March 11, 2019
Sacred Rhythms-Communion - Steve Rieske - 2-24-19
WHAT EVEN IS COMMUNION?! And why are Christians drinking Jesus's blood?! Find out in this week's sermon with Steve Rieske!
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February 24, 2019
Sacred Rhythms - Baptism - Steve Rieske - 2-17-19
Did you know you can baptize a donut? Steve Rieske talks about the history and implications of baptism in this week's sermon.
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February 18, 2019
Who Is This Man Wk 3 - Ricky May - 2-10-19
What do Jesus-followers and Navy Seals have in common? ...maybe not much. Maybe a lot. Find out in this week's sermon with Ricky May! 
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February 13, 2019
Who Is This Man Wk 2 - Steve Rieske - 2-4-19
Did you know that Jesus invented the 5 paragraph essay? Well...not really. But Steve Rieske illustrates how Jesus formulates his thoughts according to the well-known model from our middle school years in his Sermon on the Plain in this week's sermon.
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February 7, 2019
Who Is This Man Wk 1 - Amy Seiffert - 1-27-19
In the beginning of the gospel of Luke, a question is repeatedly heard on the lips of every person who encounters Jesus: “Who is this man?!” Amy Seiffert kicks off our exploration of the book of Luke in this week’s sermon.
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January 27, 2019
A Challenge To Train - Steve Rieske - 1-7-19
New Year, New You? Steve Rieske challenges us to make a new resolution to train spiritually in this week's sermon.
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January 7, 2019
Repeat the Sounding Joy - Steve Rieske - 12-16-18
"The manger and the cross are bookends of the same thing." These and other deep truths were examined in this week's sermon with Steve Rieske.
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December 17, 2018
The Magnificat - Steve Rieske - 12-9-18
"He sees and knows. He opens the way for the oppressed. He pushes aside the rich to provide for the poor." Does this sound like the God you know? Join Mary in finding out more about the God of the Bible in this week's message.
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December 12, 2018
Advent 2018 - Steve Rieske - 12-2-18
We know that there’s something wrong with the world. And we know that we feel an individual and collective responsibility to fix it. But how? Steve Rieske unpacks how the coming of Jesus was the beginning of a kingship meant to reign and right the wrongs of our reality.
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December 5, 2018
Baptism and Orphan Sunday - 11-25-18
Some amazing stories of redemption were told this week at Brookside!
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November 27, 2018
Finding Comfort in the Valley - Amy Seiffert - 11-18-18
Life is chock-full of hard paths and dark valleys. And what do we hold onto as we go? Is there any comfort in the valley? Amy Seiffert explores 5 comforting truths found in Psalm 23 for the valleys in life.
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November 24, 2018
The Armor of God - Steve Rieske - 11-11-18
Sometimes life feels like a battle. What armor are you putting on? Steve Rieske wraps up our Ephesians series by explaining the battle we're in and how to put on the armor of God.
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November 14, 2018
Christians, Submit to Each Other - Steve Rieske - 11-4-18
“WIVES, SUBMIT TO YOUR HUSBANDS.” This simple verse has caused more frustration, abuse, and heartache than we’d care to admit. But in this week’s message, Steve Rieske unpacks the context of the apostle Paul’s words to show that what is implied here is that this is a method and a mandate for ALL Christians to get life: by giving it. By submitting in love to one another. By bearing each other’s burdens. By giving up our lives for His sake, to find them again.
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November 7, 2018
THEREFORE, Walk - Steve Rieske - 10-28-18
In week 4 of our Ephesians series, the Apostle Paul and Steve Rieske urge us to—in light of what we have learned about Jesus and what he has done for us—walk as Children of the Light. If you’ve ever wondered how to actually live a life of light and love, this message is for you.
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October 29, 2018
An Invitation to Die - Ricky May - 9-30-18
As Christians, we are invited and encouraged not to give up in running the Epic Race, wherein God calls us to come and die, and watch ourselves be resurrected by him.
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October 16, 2018
Getting Life From God - Steve Rieske - 10-14-18
We are bodies, spirits, and souls. And yet, sometimes it can feel like we are dying in every one of those aspects of ourselves. Steve Rieske talks about how to get life from God in this week's sermon.
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October 16, 2018
Hello Ephesus - Steve Rieske - 10-7-18
What do you and a priceless, stolen, broken, and redeemed 16th century cello have in common? Find out with Steve Rieske in this week's sermon introducing Ephesians.
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October 8, 2018
God As My Friend - Michael Brown - 9-23-18
“The only legitimate reason for becoming a Christian is to know God. And Christianity is 100% about being in a friendship with Him.” - Dr. Michael Brown Michael Brown makes some big statements and backs them up with the Scripture to prove it in his message, “God As My Friend”.
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September 24, 2018
Missional Communities - Dan Ketterman - 9-16-18
What is the body of Christ? Is it a bunch of bodies warming a set of pews? Is it a holy huddle of fanatics fearful of the outside world? Or is it a Jesus-centered family of servants and disciples with a God-sized goal of spreading the Gospel? Dan Ketterman preaches on living in a missional community in this week’s sermon.
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September 17, 2018
Unified With One Mind - Steve Rieske - 9-9-18
The world says, "Make a name for yourself."  Jesus says, "Do NOTHING out of selfish ambition." The world says, "Look out for Number One." Jesus says, "Count others more significant than yourself." The world walks around saying, "Do you know who I AM?!" Jesus walks around saying, "Do you know who you are?" Steve Rieske talks about how God will deliver the greatness our hearts long for...in His time. 
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September 10, 2018
God’s Love, Our Choice - Steve Rieske - 9-2-18
Have you ever wondered how to live the Holy Spirit-filled life? Have you ever wondered what "The Good Life" is in general? Do you want to live your best life now? Steve Rieske tackles these topics and more in this week's sermon.
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September 4, 2018
Fall Kick Off - Steve Rieske - 8-26-18
Happy New Year!!! Wait, what? Celebrate the start of a new semester at BGSU with Brookside! Steve Rieske speaks on resolutions and Amy Seiffert interviews our student ministries!
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August 28, 2018
Parable of the Talents - Steve Rieske - 8-19-18
Parable of the Talents
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August 22, 2018
Forgiveness Part 3 - Steve Rieske - 8-5-18
Forgiveness Part 3
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August 6, 2018
Forgiveness Part 2 - Steve Rieske - 7-29-18
Forgiveness Part 2
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July 30, 2018
Forgiveness - Steve Rieske - 7-22-18
Forgiveness
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July 23, 2018
Gods Word - Amy Seiffert - 7-15-18
Gods Word
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July 16, 2018
Obeying - Nick Gillespie - 7-8-18
Obeying
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July 9, 2018
Psalm 23 - Ricky May - 7-1-18
Psalm 23
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July 9, 2018
Journeying with God in Prayer - Steve Rieske - 6-24-18
Journeying with God in Prayer
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July 9, 2018
Fatherhood - Michael Brown - 6/17/18
Fatherhood
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June 21, 2018
Steve Rieske - Which Father Will You Worship - 6-10-18
6-10-18 - Steve Rieske - Which Father Will You Worship
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June 14, 2018
Where Do We Find Our Identity? - Steve Rieske - 6-3-18
Where Do We Find Our Identity? - Steve Rieske - 6-3-18
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June 11, 2018
Soul Hunger - Steve Rieske - 5-27-18
The very first episode of Brookside Church !
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May 29, 2018
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