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By Grace Pointe
psalm 69: Surviving the Suffering
Pastor Aaron guides us through another psalm of David, illuminating the mindset we should have during hardships.
March 19, 2022
Avoiding More Than Adultery
Pastor Aaron continues the current series with scriptural concepts to help us avoid the trappings that lead to lustful thoughts and worse.
March 16, 2022
psalm 68: Habits of Praise
Pastor Gina teaches us to be in the habit of offering praises to God in every situation.
March 10, 2022
Moving Beyond Murder
Continuing the Matthew series, Pastor Aaron expounds upon the attitudes we take with others. Jesus indicated that giving in to anger and having hatred toward our fellow man is very much as the sin of murder. So how are we supposed to deal with those who wrong us or push all our buttons?
March 10, 2022
psalm 67: The Praise of the People
Pastor Aaron gives a lesson in offering praise to God in everything.
March 05, 2022
Right Thinking on Kingdom Righteousness
Continuing in Matthew 5, Pastor Aaron talks about what living in righteousness really means.
March 01, 2022
psalm 66: a Disciple's Life
Pastor Gina takes us through some ways of living as true disciples of our Lord.
February 26, 2022
The Kingdom is for Everybody (pt2)
Pastor Aaron continues the current series with a look into Matthew 5:13-16. How are we supposed to be "salt and light" to the world around us?
February 26, 2022
psalm 65: Shout for Joy
Pastor Aaron teaches from David's psalm of rejoicing to the God of our salvation.
February 19, 2022
The Kingdom is for Everybody!
Returning to the Matthew Series, Pastor Aaron picks up in chapter 5 with the "beatitudes."
February 19, 2022
psalm 64: Words, Wounds and Worship
Pastor Aaron talks about how we should handle verbal attacks. We have to accept that people will say mean things, believe that God will deal with mean people, and commit that we will rejoice and take refuge in the Lord.
February 12, 2022
Vision 2022: The KINGDOM is in the Details
Pastor Aaron outlines the focus for GP this year. With the foundation laid, and the structure in place, it's time to zoom in on the details.
February 07, 2022
psalm 63: Jehovah is God
GP elder Stan Massengill talks about our need to acknowledge God as sovereign in our lives.
February 06, 2022
Interview with Missionaries to France
Pastor Aaron talks with Andréa and Darla Snavely about their various endeavors as missionaries in France.
January 30, 2022
psalm 62: God Alone is Our Source
Pastor Aaron teaches a brief lesson on how God is our source of . . . EVERYTHING.
January 28, 2022
A Conversation on the Great Commission
On this extended podcast, Pastor Aaron is joined by good friend Pastor Sam Davis of Ebenezer Baptist. Together, the two bring a fresh perspective to the Great Commission and more.
January 28, 2022
Struggling with Sin
Pastor Aaron gives a brief message on how we can approach our struggle with sin through confession, the renewal of our minds, and by living out our repentance.
January 20, 2022
220112 - psalm 60 - Dealing with Defeat
This midweek teaching is about how we deal with defeat. What should we do? How should we perceive it? Through a process of reflection, orientation, and salvation, Pastor Aaron explains how we can come out on the other side stronger and better off.
January 15, 2022
Pastor Aaron talks about spiritual disciplines, what they are, why they’re important and necessary, and how we can practice them.
January 11, 2022
psalm 59: They're Out to Get Me
At the time of writing this psalm, David was literally running for his life. But crying out to God was something he was very good at, and that's not a bad thing at all. We can learn a lot from David's experience here.
January 08, 2022
What God Has Blessed No One Can Curse
In this first GP sermon of the new year, Pastor José Medina challenges the church to rise up and fulfill our commission.
January 03, 2022
Out of Egypt I Called My Son
GP elder Eric Shewbridge delivers this stirring message from the passage in Hosea 11:1.
January 03, 2022
The PEACE of Jesus
In our 4th week of Advent, GP elder Eric Shewbridge delivers this powerful message of SHALOM!
December 21, 2021
psalm 58: The Wicked Will Be Judged
In our midweek teaching time, we see that the truly wicked are evil, how they long to do awful deeds, but also how they will ultimately be destroyed by God, and the righteous will one day rejoice when all wickedness and evil are swept away.
December 16, 2021
The JOY of Jesus
Week 3 of Advent, Pastor Aaron shares the meaning of "joy" as opposed to "happiness," as well as explaining why we should be joyful, and what we ought to do with that joy.
December 13, 2021
psalm 57: Problems and Patience
This Psalm teaches us the importance of waiting patiently for the Lord's timing, and trusting that He will always deliver His people.
December 11, 2021
The LOVE of Jesus
In our 2nd week of Advent, Pastor José Medina delivers a message of the great love that God had for us - to send His Son, to be made flesh, to make a way for us to be saved.
December 09, 2021
The HOPE of Jesus
Week 1 of Advent: Pastor Aaron delivers the first message of the Advent season, which speaks of Jesus as our "blessed hope."
November 28, 2021
How Should You Respond to Jesus?
Finishing up Matthew 4, Pastor Aaron talks about Jesus commissioning His Disciples and ministering to crowds through teaching and healing. Our response to His calling us to follow in His footsteps is the topic of this message.
November 24, 2021
psalm 55: Dealing with Betrayal
Pastor Aaron breaks down the psalm and the question of how to handle being betrayed.
November 20, 2021
How Can You Be Like Jesus?
Covering Matthew 4:12-17 in our current series, Pastor Aaron lays out specific ways that we can intentionally follow the example Christ.
November 15, 2021
psalm 54: the Lord Upholds My Life
GP elder Stan Massengill takes us through Psalm 54 and the reality that God is literally all we need to sustain our lives.
November 14, 2021
Jesus' Temptation in the Wilderness
Matthew 4:1-11 records the temptation of Jesus by Satan in the wilderness. GP elder Eric Shewbridge delivers this stirring message, as our current series continues.
November 09, 2021
psalm 53: The Reality of Fallen Humanity
Pastor Aaron takes us through a study of Psalm 53 as it relates to our call to reach out to the lost for Christ.
November 06, 2021
What Happens in Baptism?
In this continuance of our study in Matthew, Pastor Aaron relates to us what happened at Jesus' baptism and what should happen to us in our baptism.
October 31, 2021
psalm 52: Relaxing When Wronged
Marking 1 year in the Psalms, Pastor Aaron takes us through the central theme of Psalm 52 and what it means for us.
October 30, 2021
Are You Ready for the Kingdom?
Pastor Aaron continues our Matthew series with a focus on the passage in chapter 3, verses 1 through 12.
October 27, 2021
psalm 51: from Betrayal to Restoration
GP elder Stan Massengill takes us through the lessons of Psalm 51, illuminating the hope of being restored through the amazing love and faithfulness of our God.
October 23, 2021
Who is on Your Throne?
Continuing the Matthew series, Pastor Aaron uses the passage from Matthew 2:13-23 to illustrate that there can be only ONE ruler of our lives.
October 18, 2021
psalm 50: the Lord is Judge
This midweek teaching features Pastor Aaron taking us through the message of Psalm 50.
October 14, 2021
Interview with Carolyn Jimenez (Missionary to Colombia)
Pastor Aaron interviews Carolyn Jimenez who serves as a missionary to Colombia along with her husband Josh.
October 11, 2021
psalm 49: Meditation + Understanding = Peace of Mind
Pastor Aaron takes us through Psalm 49 and its lessons for us in our daily lives.
October 08, 2021
Responding Wisely to Jesus as King
How should we respond to Jesus being King or Ruler of our lives? Continuing our series in the gospel of Matthew, Pastor Aaron looks at answering this question. We find the wise response demonstrated by the wise men who followed the star to pay honor to the newborn King. They gave Him their worship, their effort, and their gifts -- and so must we.
October 04, 2021
psalm 48: God's Greatness, Power, & Mission
Pastor Gina challenges us to evaluate ourselves in how we're acknowledging God's greatness, embracing His power, and living out His mission.
October 01, 2021
Will You Embrace the Messiah's Mission?
Just as Mary was willing to become the mother of the Messiah, Joseph also faithfully purposed himself to be part of God's ultimate plan of salvation. In this message, Pastor Aaron points out that we all must be willing to embrace the mission of continuing the work of Jesus.
September 27, 2021
psalm 47: God is Truly Awesome
GP elder Stan Massengill expounds on the truths of Psalm 47. We are to recognize God for Who He is, all He has done and promised to do... and praise Him accordingly.
September 23, 2021
What Does GOSPEL Mean to You?
Pastor Aaron gives us an introduction to the series in Matthew, challenging us to consider what we think of when we hear the word "Gospel."
September 20, 2021
psalm 46: safety in God
Pastor Aaron brings us a study of Psalm 46, revealing how we can trust God to be our fortress.
September 18, 2021
Our "Family Day" celebration service included this message from Pastor Gina regarding how we can strengthen our families. Open your Bibles to Deuteronomy 6:1-12, and open your heart to receive this word for you today!
September 12, 2021
psalm 45: God's throne is forever
Pastor José Medina brings this week's teaching from our Wednesday Night Prayer service.
September 11, 2021
Being Grace Pointe
Pulling from the Great Commission passage in Matthew 28, Pastor Aaron challenges us with what it means to be followers of Christ. What is our mission? What should we do? And what's our strategy for accomplishing this?
September 05, 2021
psalm 44: a pattern of prayer
In this edition of our midweek teaching, Pastor Aaron takes us through the truths and lessons of Psalm 44.
September 02, 2021
Malachi: Preparing for The Day
Finishing up our 12-week series on the "minor" prophets, Pastor Aaron takes us through the book of Malachi. In it, we are challenged to renew our commitment to Godly living and prepare ourselves for "The Day" of the Lord's returning.
August 30, 2021
psalm 43: God is our all in all
GP elder Stan Massengill delivers this edition of our midweek teaching. We study the words of the psalmist as he proclaims to his own spirit within him that Jehovah God is everything he needs.
August 26, 2021
Zechariah: Restoring the Covenant People
Pastor Aaron's message recalls several visions of the prophet Zechariah and illustrates a call to return to the Lord and prepare for the coming judgment and restoration.
August 23, 2021
psalm 42: soul control / the art of self evaluation
In this edition of our midweek teaching, Pastor Aaron guides us through the psalmist's effort to gain control over his own worries and anxieties.
August 19, 2021
Haggai: Building the House of the LORD
Explore the truths of the book of Haggai. Pastor Aaron gives us a look at yet another of the 12 "minor" prophets.
August 15, 2021
Zephaniah: Unveiling the Day of the Lord
Pastor Aaron continues our study of the 12 "minor" prophets, focusing this time on the book of Zephaniah. In it we are warned to be ready for the day of judgment, to be alert for the dangers of the last days, and to rejoice in God's restoration.
August 08, 2021
Habakkuk: Faithfully Trusting God
We can relate to the prophet Habakkuk. He too saw a lot of lawlessness and ungodliness going on in his day, and he asked God, "How long will You allow this to go on before You correct the situation?" And he wasn't too pleased at first with God's solution. We must learn, as did Habakkuk, to surrender to God's superior knowledge and His way of orchestrating things. Listen as Pastor Aaron lays out the lessons for us in the writings of this minor prophet.
August 01, 2021
psalm 39: a prayer of realization
Introducing our midweek teaching podcast! Taken from Wednesday night's teaching time at GP, this episode features Pastor Aaron's look at Psalm 39.
July 29, 2021
Nahum: Revealing the Nature of God
Returning to our series on the "minor prophets," Pastor Aaron takes us through the message of Nahum. In this bold proclamation of God's impending wrath on the wicked, we can take comfort in knowing that we will not have to contend with the enemies of God forever.
July 25, 2021
Interview: Dr. Doug & Suzan Scott of Global University
Pastor Aaron speaks with missionaries Doug and Suzan Scott about their ministry and the vital work of Global University.
July 19, 2021
Micah: Who Is Like Yahweh
Continuing our study of the "minor prophets" in the Book of the Twelve, GP elder Eric Shewbridge delivers this sermon on the prophet Micah. In it, we learn about Micah's message and how the central theme applies to us today: do justly, delight in being merciful, and walk humbly with your God.
July 13, 2021
Jonah: The Grace of God
John Davell brings this message from the book of Jonah. In it, we explore the reality of God's amazing grace.
July 05, 2021
Obadiah: Punishment for Our Persecutors
Pastor Aaron explores the message to us from the book of Obadiah. While not written directly TO us, this book is full of encouragement FOR us. We need not worry about our adversaries or the mistreatment we receive from others. God has promised that He Himself will deal accordingly with those who rail against His people.
June 28, 2021
Amos: A Humble Servant
This message is delivered by John Davell. Looking at the book of Amos, we continue our study of the "minor prophets."
June 21, 2021
Joel: A Lesson from Locusts
Continuing "The Book of the Twelve" series on the minor prophets, Pastor Aaron takes us through the book of Joel. The focus of Joel seems to basically be a call to repentance, but there are lessons to be learned from what happens when we don't as opposed to when we do repent.
June 14, 2021
Hosea: A Call to Covenant Faithfulness
Beginning a 12-week series on the minor prophets, or The Book of The Twelve, Pastor Aaron looks at the main theme of the book of Hosea. What stands out about Hosea is that he was married to an unfaithful wife, and God told him to go and reclaim her as his own. This is a powerful picture of God's love for us. Even though we've not always been faithful to Him, He still loves us and desires to reclaim every single one of us as His own.
June 06, 2021
Leadership and Jesus
Finishing up the Leadership series, Pastor Aaron ties it all together in this message. Bar none, Jesus was the greatest leader of all time. The best way to shape our own lives as leaders is to imitate the ways of Jesus. Period.
May 31, 2021
Leadership and the Holy Spirit
Continuing the Leadership series, Pastor Gina delivers this sermon titled, “Leadership and the Holy Spirit.” Are you allowing the Holy Spirit to lead and guide your life? This message talks about when the Holy Spirit interrupts our lives in order to lead us in a particular direction. Our response in those times should be one of obedience. This will, in turn, lead to a transformation that will benefit our walk with God.
May 23, 2021
Leadership and Making Disciples
Pastor Aaron continues the series on Leadership, this time it hits the core of our call as believers in Christ: The Great Commission itself, our call to make disciples. Our ability to lead others to the saving knowledge of Jesus is of vital importance. Find out how and why...
May 17, 2021
Leadership and Family
Pastor Aaron continues this month’s series on Leadership. Building off of last week’s message regarding “Leadership and Scripture,” in which we learned that we are each “Created to Lead,” the sermon this week deals with leadership within the family dynamic. How do we lead as spouses? How do we lead as parents? And how can we lead others within our extended family?
May 09, 2021
Created to Lead (Leadership and Scripture)
Pastor Aaron begins a month-long series on Leadership, and this episode establishes that WE were ALL meant to be leaders. We all have an influence on those around us, but is your influence good or bad?
May 02, 2021
Colombia Missionaries Ryan & Caitlyn Jordan
We welcome the Jordans, two of our missionaries to Colombia, and they share with us some wonderful stories of how their ministry is continuing to thrive.
April 25, 2021
Last Call to Love
Pastor Aaron breaks down our study of 1st Corinthians in its final chapter with Paul urging the church to let love be the guiding factor in all we do.
April 18, 2021
The Results of the Resurrection
In this follow-up to the last message, Pastor Aaron explains what life ought to look like AFTER the resurrection and how we should live in light of that knowledge.
April 11, 2021
The Reality of the Resurrection
Resurrection Sunday is the greatest day of the year for Christians! We have so much to celebrate. In this message, Pastor Aaron talks about what the resurrected Christ means for us as believers.
April 04, 2021
Grasping the Gospel - Pastor Aaron Zielinske
In this Palm Sunday message, Pastor Aaron takes us into 1 Corinthians 15 for a look at the true meaning of the "good news" we have received in Christ. It's not just about Jesus dying, but also about His resurrection, AND the promise that He will return for us!
March 28, 2021
Building with Your Spiritual Gifts - Pastor Aaron Zielinske
In this sermon, Pastor Aaron takes us into 1 Corinthians 14. With the backdrop of using the spiritual gifts God has given us, this message guides us through applying those gifts in a proper way. "God is not a God of confusion, but of peace."
March 21, 2021
The Way Beyond Comparison - Eric Shewbridge
This week's message is straight out of the "Love" chapter - 1 Corinthians 13. Listen as our newest elder, Eric Shewbridge, breaks open the Word of God for us on the topic of that truly "more excellent way."
March 14, 2021
Straightening Out Spirituality - Pastor Aaron Zielinske
In this message, Pastor Aaron hits on Paul's clearing up of some more of the misconceptions plaguing the Corinthian church. We'd do well to learn from their lessons regarding spiritual gifts and how they should be used.
March 12, 2021