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Jump Start

By Hillcrest Jamestown
Get the motivation you need to keep moving forward in the way of Jesus. Challenging and encouraging Truth from the Bible presented in a way that’s fun and super-practical. Pastor Mark’s style is conversational and real, helping to grow seeds of faith so you and your world get to a better place. Episodes are released on Mondays to jump start your week!

For more on Pastor Mark and Hillcrest Church, visit www.hillcrestjamestown.com.
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S2E6: This Podcast is the Pits....
Tune in as Pastor Mark and Lucas jump into a new series all about Joseph and his family dynamics called "Now What?"
08:12
October 25, 2021
S2E5: 'Serving' up the Secret Sauce
Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are joined again by Michele Harms to finish out their Secret Sauce series by talking about service!
18:45
October 18, 2021
S2E4: Show me the money!
Pastor Mark and Lucas continue the secret sauce series by having a conversation with Tim Davison and Portia Rose about sacrificial giving from our hearts!
20:19
October 11, 2021
S2E3: It's Time for a Change
Long time leader in the Church, Bruce Kidder, joins Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas to discuss seasons of change.
11:22
October 4, 2021
S2E2: Not So Secret Kids Ministries
The guys dive into a conversation with Allyce Johnson about the long history of kids ministry taking place at Hillcrest!
11:26
September 27, 2021
S2E1: Secret Biblical Teaching
Kathy Osgood joins the guys to go deep into the secret sauce of Hillcrest's biblical teachings!
10:00
September 20, 2021
S2E0: Season 2 Kick-Off!
Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas start warming up for season 2 of the Jump Start Podcast!
05:41
September 13, 2021
Episode 61: Conversations from the Congo
Today Susan Young joins the guys to talk about her experience in short term missions to the Congo!
20:12
May 3, 2021
Episode 60: Joining God in Japan
Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas are joined today by Brain Lusky, a pastor preparing to enter long term missions in Japan!
18:08
April 26, 2021
Episode 59: Adventures in Hawaii
Today on Jump Start Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas are joined all the way from Hawaii by Maddie Hinman. Maddie is working in missions through YWAM, Youth With A Mission!
12:08
April 19, 2021
Episode 58: Moving out in Missions
Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas are joined by Michele Harms, a long time listener and first time caller. Michele is a serial short term medical missionary. She joins the guys today to share her experiences in the missions field. 
11:39
April 12, 2021
Episode 57: Songs and Stories: Lord I Need You
Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas round out their Songs and Stories series for a second time with another new guest, Malachi Olson. Malachi shares what Matt Maher's Lord I Need You means to him as a worship player, and shares some suggestions for your next trip to Wegmans!
14:27
April 5, 2021
Episode 56: Songs and Stories: I am No Victim
The guys are joined again today by Angela Rounds to continue their series of Songs and Stories!
09:58
March 29, 2021
Episode 55: Songs and Stories: Control
Welcome back to another episode of Jump Start. Pastor Mark and Lucas are alone today and Lucas shares his song, "Control" by Tenth Avenue North, as they continue the Songs and Stories series revival! 
09:21
March 22, 2021
Episode 54: Songs and Stories: Only Jesus
Back by popular demand, Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas head back to the Songs and Stories testimony series. This week they are joined by vocalist Hannah Pacheco as she shares about her connection with the song "Only Jesus" by Casting Crowns.
10:06
March 15, 2021
Episode 53: What's in the Pastor's IV
Hi everybody! Welcome to another Episode of Jump Start! For our regular attenders at Hillcrest you may have noticed Pastor Mark has been preaching a little less in the past six weeks, and on todays episode we will talk about why, and his more wholistic prescription for breakthrough in his health!
11:53
March 8, 2021
Episode 52: Chick-fil-A, Puppy Dogs, and a Breakthrough Battle with Cancer!
Tune into another Episode of Jump Start with Pastor Mark Hinman and co-host Lucas as they are joined by a special guest, Lissa Yanak as they catch up in a discussion of Chik-fil-A, Puppy Dogs, and Lissa's Breakthrough Battle with Cancer! To read more of Lissa's story, check out her blog: www.lissayanak.com
19:54
March 1, 2021
Episode 51: 3 Steps for Experiencing Breakthrough
Eric Meeder is back for a second episode sharing about his amazing breakthrough with Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas.
11:08
February 22, 2021
Episode 50: Breakthrough Stories from People Like You
Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are joined by computer programmer and worship team singer Eric Meeder as he shares the beginning of his breakthrough story and how life reached a turning point!
13:06
February 15, 2021
Episode 49: Have Grace For Your Prayers
On todays episode of Jump Start, Kim Johnson joins the guys to talk about her prayer habits and how she finds it easiest to seek the Lord!
10:47
February 8, 2021
Episode 48: Techniques to Ease Your Prayers
Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas welcome two new guests, Sam and Braise McGaughran to the podcast as they continue forward with 21 Days of Prayer.
17:08
February 1, 2021
Episode 47: 21 Days of Prayer
Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are joined in a discussion of prayer by two guests, Lisa Langford and Angela Rounds!
12:00
January 25, 2021
Episode 46: Songs and Stories: Is He Worthy?
Its another Monday and Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are back at it with another episode of Jump Start. This week, Pastor Mark shares about the song 'Is He Worthy' by Andrew Peterson as part of their series 'Songs and Stories.' 
10:18
January 18, 2021
Episode 45: Songs and Stories: Living Hope
Take the Aux and turn up the volume as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are joined by Cody Pacheco to discuss "Living Hope" originally by Phil Wickham as part of the Songs and Stories series here on Jump Start.
11:53
January 11, 2021
Episode 44: Songs and Stories: Enough
Join Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas as well as their guest Ben Soffel as they start a new series of Songs and Stories
09:20
January 4, 2021
Episode 43: New Year, New You
Welcome to 2021! Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are excited to 'Jump Start' the new year with a new episode of the podcast!
10:53
January 1, 2021
Episode 42: Does God have a Wonderful Plan for My Life?
Jump in with Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas as they cover their 7th and final Christian Cliché!
09:08
December 28, 2020
Episode 41: Heaven gained another angel!
Have you ever lost someone? Are you of the belief they are now an angel waiting for you in heaven? Check out episode 41 of the podcast where Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas dive deep into another Christian Cliché!
09:32
December 21, 2020
Episode 40: Are All Sins the Same?
Not me! I'm not nearly as bad as that guy! Tune in as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss if all sins are the same.
08:24
December 18, 2020
Episode 39: Why Can't You Forgive and Forget?
Join in as Pastor Mark and Co-host Lucas discuss the Christian cliché of Forgiving and Forgetting.
11:29
December 14, 2020
Episode 38: #BLESSED
Are you #BLESSED?
09:49
December 11, 2020
Episode 37: Will God Give You More Than You Can Handle?
Will God Give You More Than You Can Handle? Tune in as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss the truth behind this Christian Cliché.
08:14
December 7, 2020
Episode 36: Does God Help Those Who Help Themselves?
Today Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas start a new series on Christian Clichés. Tune in now, and enjoy an episode of Mythbusters after!
09:57
December 4, 2020
Episode 35: What Next?
Closing out the month of November, Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are joined by a special guest, Katie Graham. Katie is a wedding photographer and entrepreneur in Bemus Point, New York. Todays episode discusses the opening and closing of doors and ways to hear God's calling for your life. For more, check out 'Jump Start Podcast' on Facebook!
21:37
November 30, 2020
Episode 34: Get a Grip
On today's episode of Jump Start Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas finish their series on the fruits of the spirit as they discuss getting a grip.
10:42
November 27, 2020
Episode 33: A Bull in a China Closet
Join in as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss the fruit gentleness on today's episode of Jump Start!
10:16
November 23, 2020
Episode 32: Faithful to the End
Join in as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss what it takes to remain faithful to the end on todays episode of Jump Start!
09:17
November 20, 2020
Episode 31: Good Like God
You Good? Join in as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas goodness on todays episode of Jump Start!
10:53
November 16, 2020
Episode 30: Kill them with Kindness
Join in as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss the fifth fruit of the spirit, kindness, on todays episode of Jump Start!
10:38
November 13, 2020
Episode 29: Patience, Please
Join in as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss praying for patience on todays episode of Jump Start!
09:25
November 9, 2020
Episode 28: Give Peace a Chance
Are you seeking peace? Only God provide true lasting peace. Join in as Pastor Mark and Lucas discuss how to find it.
08:36
November 6, 2020
Episode 27: Joy, Joy, Joy, Joy, Down in my Heart
Do you remember the song from Sunday School that was all about Joy? Pastor Mark and Lucas hit on what Joy looks like in today's episode!
08:14
November 2, 2020
Episode 26: Let's Have Some Fruit
Coming off of a series about relationships, Pastor Mark and Lucas Dive right back into love as they begin talking about the fruits of the spirit.
08:42
October 30, 2020
Episode 25: A Little Respect Goes a Long Way
On todays episode of Jump Start, Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas are joined by guest Jeff Hatch to hear his testimony about working in the fire department!
18:32
October 26, 2020
Episode 24: Dare to 'Enter the Danger Zone'
Conflict can be a very positive thing if handled properly. Take a listen as Pastor Mark an Lucas discuss how conflict can actually improve your relationships.
10:44
October 23, 2020
Episode 23: Love is a Decision
Did you know there are three types of love? It's true! Today Pastor Mark and Lucas discuss these types of Love, and the fact that true agape love is a decision.
08:09
October 19, 2020
Episode 22: Iron Sharpens Iron
This is a very common phrase in the church,  but it is one that always holds true. Tune in as Pastor Mark and Lucas look at its application for relationships.
10:18
October 16, 2020
Episode 21: Elevate Your Thinking
Get your mind out of the gutter! Join in as Pastor Mark Hinman and co-host Lucas discuss ways to elevate your thinking.
09:42
October 12, 2020
Episode 20: Good Guardrails
Talk about what you're investing in with Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas.
12:00
October 9, 2020
Episode 19: A Holy Threesome
Get your mind out of the gutter! Not only are we made for relationships, we were designed to be part of a throuple. Tune in as Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas discuss how three is better then two.
09:03
October 5, 2020
Episode 18: Love Well
Knowing someone else's Love Language is key to being able to communicate with them. Join is as Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas discuss horny college students and the commonality between the pastor and his dog! 
09:42
October 2, 2020
Episode 17: Made for Relationships
Pastor Mark and cohost Lucas 'Jump' into a new series of Jump Start with talk of relationships as we head into fall and people start to 'fall' in love!
10:47
September 28, 2020
Episode 16: Happy are the Harassed
Following Christ isn't always easy. Today Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas wrap up their series on the Beatitudes. 
11:00
September 25, 2020
Episode 15: Can't We Just Get Along?
Does it seem like the world is always at odds? Today Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss being a peacemaker!
09:27
September 21, 2020
Episode 14: Purposeful Purity
Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are once again joined by Dave Ahlbin as they continue to look into the beatitudes and discuss purposeful purity.
11:44
September 18, 2020
Episode 13: What Goes Around Comes Around
In the words of John Stamos, "Have Mercy." Join Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas as they continue their study of the beatitudes. 
11:14
September 14, 2020
Episode 12: Happy People Don't Eat Junk Food
Do you think chicken wings are junk food? let us know, and sign up to join our reading plan by emailing podcast@hillcrestjamestown.com
11:02
September 11, 2020
Episode 11: Jesus Loves the Underdog
Do you love the Buffalo bills? Is Rocky your favorite movie? Are you just always cheering for the underdog? Join Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas as they study the third beatitude recorded in Matthew 5:5.
10:44
September 7, 2020
Episode 10: Happy are the Sad
Today Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas take it back to 11th grad English and consider the paradox "Happy are the Sad."
10:02
September 4, 2020
Episode 9: How to be Happy
Who doesn't want to happy? Today Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas Lassinger begin a look at Jesus' teachings in the beatitudes, and work to understand how to be happy.
13:27
August 31, 2020
Episode 8: Don't Be Such a Sour Puss
Are you a grouch? Cheer up! Jump Start your weekend with Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas.
10:41
August 28, 2020
Episode 7: Act Your Age, Not Your Maturity Level
Join Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas as they kick off Monday with a look at the benefits of acting the age you are! 
10:53
August 24, 2020
Episode 6: Skipping the School of Hard Knocks
Continuing through their study of Proverbs, Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas are joined by their first guest, Dave Ahlbin, a teacher from Ohio. Today the trio consider how to Skip the School of Hard Knocks.
12:10
August 21, 2020
Episode 5: Hidden Motives
Do you ever get the feeling you're being manipulated? Do you ever ended up manipulating someone else? Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas look at how walking in the Lord's light will keep our conscience clear. Today we are studying Proverbs 20:27. 
08:51
August 17, 2020
Episode 4: Chronic Complainers
No one wants to hangout with a chronic complainer, and it's even worse to be one! Join as Pastor Mark and co-host Lucas discuss how conflict for Christians is not wrong, but chronic complaining, continual quarreling and fighting is by studying Proverbs 20:3.
10:38
August 14, 2020
Episode 3: Smartly Skeptical
Don't be known as a simpleton! In this episode of Jump Start, Pastor Mark Hinman and co-host Lucas Lassinger take a look at how God can help you be discerning through the lens of Proverbs 14:15.
09:32
August 10, 2020
Episode 2: Smart Planning vs. Stupid Planning
Pastor Mark Hinman and his co-host Lucas Lassinger discuss creating plans and seeking God's heart for your plans through the lens of Proverbs 16:9.
08:48
August 7, 2020
Episode 1: Why Worry about Poor People
Pastor Mark and his co-host Lucas Lassinger discuss how we oppress the poor and what we can do about it through the lens of Proverbs 14:31. 
11:33
August 3, 2020
Episode 0: Welcome to Jump Start!
Get the motivation you need to keep moving forward in the way of Jesus. Challenging and encouraging Truth from the Bible presented in a way that’s fun and super-practical. Pastor Mark’s style is conversational and real, helping to grow seeds of faith so you and your world get to a better place. Episodes are released on Monday to jump start your week and each Friday to jump start your weekend.
01:18
July 20, 2020