Mountainview Church Audio

Mountainview Church Audio

mountainviewwhitehorse.ca
Every week we open the Bible to gain insight on how to face the challenges of daily life. Our teaching focus is a literal interpretation of Scripture brought into the relevancy of our culture. Our mission, to introduce, baptize, and teach people to follow Jesus. To learn more about Mountainview Church, visit MountainviewWhitehorse.ca.


Two Perceptions About Time, Mortality, and Eternity (Sermon Audio)
May 24 • 30 min
It’s hard to wrap our minds around the concepts of time and mortality. When this life is over, what’s next? Is there really an eternity? And if so, what does it look like? As we unpack Ecclesiastes 3, we’ll discover two important perceptions about time…
What’s Your Pleasure? (Sermon Audio)
May 17 • 31 min
What’s the one that will bring you great pleasure, so that I’ll finally be satisfied? Is it a possession? An experience? A certain amount of money? A relationship? What’s your pleasure?
Do I Really Want To Know (Sermon Audio)
May 10 • 25 min
If you could know everything, would you want to? If you could have all the wisdom in the world, would you want it? In this episode, we learn about King Solomon, who searched the world over for all wisdom and knowledge. In the end, he was left in vexation…
make it count. - Series Introduction (Sermon Audio)
May 3 • 41 min
If you had wisdom and wealth, power and pleasure, would life get better? Would it be more fulfilling? What if you had a different career, relationship, or a new experience; would you feel like you have arrived? You actually wouldn’t. Life would still be a…
How To Find Stability Through The Grace And Knowledge Of Jesus (Sermon Audio)
Apr 26 • 30 min
Who are you when life becomes unstable? Who do you become when you’re losing control? What happens when you were planning your life on a certain trajectory, then all of a sudden it’s been derailed? What happens when there’s no way to manage or manipulate…
The Diligence Of Purity, Peace And Patience (Sermon Audio)
Apr 19 • 38 min
In this episode, find out how Jesus can give us a diligence in purity, peace, and patience, that can lead to healthier self-isolation. Find out how you can actually experience spiritual growth during this time of crisis, and uncertainty.
Risen (Sermon Audio)
Apr 12 • 22 min
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, Mountainview Church hosted a special Easter online gathering. In this episode, we consider Paul’s words to his young apprentice Timothy. In 2 Timothy 2, Paul calls us to remember the Risen King Jesus; who is the source of our…
May None Perish (Sermon Audio)
Apr 5 • 29 min
During the COVID-19 crisis, there has been an increase in questions about the Bible, Jesus, church, and eschatology (the study of end times). In this episode, we unpack 2 Peter 3:9-12, providing some answers to big questions.
The Hope of Christ’s Return (Sermon Audio)
Mar 29 • 30 min
In this episode, we unpack the Biblical truth of Christ’s return within our current global reality. Will we lean to crisis, complacency, or Christ?
Clinging to Truth Among the Myths (Sermon Audio)
Mar 22 • 32 min
By looking at the scripture 2 Peter 1:19 - 2:3, it gives us some tools to use when we are looking at media broadcast, watching news, or scrolling social media feeds. We will be able to see what is false prediction, false teaching, and myths by determining…
The Entry, Evidence, And Effect Of Knowing Jesus
Mar 15 • 43 min
Who in your life needs Jesus? Who will you invite THIS Sunday? The mission of the Gospel is for all of us.
Finding Hope In Humility
Mar 8 • 37 min
Jesus consistently chose a position of humility. He then calls us to take on a humble position. Maybe humility is part of the path toward finding true, and lasting hope?
Finding Hope In Hardship
Mar 1 • 41 min
The pastor pointed out three main points to help us learn how suffering can transform us. 1. God has a purpose for our suffering 2. Suffering in the name of Jesus legitimizes our identity in Him 3. We are not alone in our suffering
Stewards Of God’s Grace
Feb 23 • 33 min
Learn how to live for God in the face of persecution, as if your actions will be judged, and as gifts of love.
Hope In The Midst Of Suffering
Feb 16 • 36 min
A look at how we are to respond to suffering verbal abuse despite doing good, seeing it as an opportunity to show the hope we have in Christ.
Hope That Lives Forever
Jan 12 • 36 min
What do you put your hope in? Where do you find your value and identity? A celebrity? A relationship? An experience? A career? Is that hope living or dead? Today we continue 1 Peter, asking some tough questions about our life and where our hope is found!
Fully Embracing God’s Gift
Dec 29, 2019 • 62 min
What will 2020 look like? How is God planning on using you this year? How will experience spiritual growth this year? We’re asking (and answering) these big questions today on Vision Sunday!
“What Child is This?” from the perspective of Joseph
Dec 22, 2019 • 48 min
This week, we move into our 4th Advent, answering the question “What Child is This?” from the perspective of Joseph.
Who was Jesus to his mother, Mary?
Dec 15, 2019 • 35 min
Who was Jesus to his mother, Mary? How did she know Him? Who was He to her? Join us for our 3rd Advent experience!
Philosophical Option for the Canadian Church
Dec 9, 2019 • 20 min
Canada’s Christian landscape has changed drastically over the past few decades. According to research, Church attendance fell from an average of 88% in 1975 to 66% in 2011, and has continued to decline. Within the Millennial Generation, church attendance…
Theological Solution (Pt. 2) for the Canadian Church
Dec 9, 2019 • 12 min
Canada’s Christian landscape has changed drastically over the past few decades. According to research, Church attendance fell from an average of 88% in 1975 to 66% in 2011, and has continued to decline. Within the Millennial Generation, church attendance…
Theological Solution (Pt 1) for the Canadian Church
Dec 9, 2019 • 10 min
Canada’s Christian landscape has changed drastically over the past few decades. According to research, Church attendance fell from an average of 88% in 1975 to 66% in 2011, and has continued to decline. Within the Millennial Generation, church attendance…
Logical Condition of the Canadian Church
Dec 9, 2019 • 18 min
Canada’s Christian landscape has changed drastically over the past few decades. According to research, Church attendance fell from an average of 88% in 1975 to 66% in 2011, and has continued to decline. Within the Millennial Generation, church attendance…
Who was Jesus to these Wisemen?
Dec 8, 2019 • 41 min
The Shepherd
Dec 1, 2019 • 31 min
By looking at the road of a shepherd, we get a better picture of who Jesus is and what he came to do.
Who Am I in God’s Sight
Nov 24, 2019 • 38 min
Today, we discover how to have a good financial and spiritual stewardship and investment.
Provision Can Be Complicated
Nov 17, 2019 • 46 min
Why doesn’t God provide everything we ask for? Why does He bless some and not others? Today we discover that God’s provision can be complicated; if we don’t think though each prayer theologically.
Church Revitalization (Interview with Pastor Simon Ayrton)
Nov 13, 2019 • 12 min
Pastor Jeremy had the honour to sit down with Simon Ayrton, Pastor with Northlight Four Square Church, here in Whitehorse, YT. Pastor Simon started as an associate under a long-time senior pastor, then transitioned into the senior position. By moving the…
Dealing with Church Politics (Interview with Pastor Greg Anderson)
Nov 11, 2019 • 22 min
Pastor Jeremy interviews Greg Anderson, Pastor with the Canadian Baptists of Western Canada, to help those serving in ministry avoid and mitigate church political issues. This interview was conducted in conjunction with the Pastoral Formations course at…
Giving For Poverty Relief
Nov 10, 2019 • 40 min
What is poverty? Is it just a lack of money and resources? Or is it something deeper? In this episode, we tackle the difficult topic of “Giving For Poverty Relief” using principles found in Proverbs 14.
Giving for Kingdom Impact
Nov 3, 2019 • 40 min
In this episode, we continue our Dollar & Sense Series, looking at Proverbs 11, striving towards “Giving For Kingdom Impact”. We also celebrate our Pledge Sunday gathering, as we look forward to a new location and new building in Whitehorse.
How Debt Will Enslave Us - Part 2
Oct 27, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode, Part 2 of Proverbs 22 to discover how DEBT will enslave Us! Pastor Jeremy also tells his story, how poor decisions placed his household in deep debt, and how, by the grace of God, found financial freedom.
How Debt Will Enslave Us - Part 1
Oct 27, 2019 • 25 min
In this episode, Part 1 of Proverbs 22 to discover how DEBT will enslave Us! Pastor Jeremy also tells his story, how poor decisions placed his household in deep debt, and how, by the grace of God, found financial freedom.
Katie’s Story
Oct 27, 2019 • 3 min
Katie is exactly right when she said, “Mountainview Church is trying to reach out to the whole city and beyond!” She was also correct in saying that “We would need a bigger space to accommodate” the number of people in Whitehorse who are “thirsty for God…
BASECAMP Story
Oct 20, 2019 • 3 min
Eliana totally gets it; when she said, “I think it would be super exciting to get a new church so even more children would come to know Jesus!” Eliana understands that the focus of our new building is not just to serve the children that we currently have,…
Laziness (Vs. Hard Work)
Oct 20, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode, we continue our Dollars & Sense series, with the topic of Laziness (vs. Hard Work) and how a choice between the two can greatly impact our finances!
Greed Will Take Your Life
Oct 13, 2019 • 39 min
In this episode, we continue our “Dollars & Sense” series, highlighting Prov. 10:10-19 and the topic of Greed. Specifically how greed can slip into our lives, and little by little, it will eventually take our lives. How can we guard ourselves against…
Dagmar’s Story
Oct 13, 2019 • 3 min
“Jesus is incredibly important for every person. And we should, as Christians, do anything we can, to reach as many people as possible.” Dagmar Liebau
Wisdom Over Wealth
Oct 6, 2019 • 20 min
In this episode, we dig into an ancient text about an ancient king, who while only a child, made a decision that would change the trajectory of his life. Listen in as we launch our new series, “Dollars & Sense: Proverbial Wisdom To Bank On”. As an added…
Our Plan To Increase Gospel Impact
Oct 6, 2019 • 3 min
We have been given a vision for the future, and a plan to increase our Gospel impact within the City of Whitehorse. Please watch the short video below and consider partnering with us, by giving a one-time or ongoing tax-deductible gift at…
Kathleen’s Story
Oct 6, 2019 • 2 min
Kathleen recently gave her life to Christ and now she’s going public in baptism. Here’s her story.
Emma’s Baptism Story
Oct 6, 2019 • 1 min
Emma is a 16 year old who has given her life too Jesus and is ready to go public, and follow Him.
Conflict of Commission
Sep 29, 2019 • 41 min
Jesus left His disciples with a Great Commission. But how many disciples and churches today have truly taken this commission as their own? We dug into Mark 16:14-20, to try and figure it out!
Conflict of God’s Son
Sep 22, 2019 • 34 min
In this episode, we unpack the supernatural conflict found in Mark 15:33-39 in the “Conflict of God’s Son”. Listen and be challenged to grow in faith and belief!
Conflict of Christ’s Return
Sep 8, 2019 • 32 min
Did you know Jesus is coming back? That might be conflict enough for you! And if you believe that to be true, what does Jesus expect us to be doing while He’s gone? In this episode, we open Mark 13 and the Conflict of Christ’s Return.
Conflict of Authority
Aug 25, 2019 • 36 min
Under who’s authority did Jesus speak and teach? Why should we listen to His words so intently? And why should we follow His instruction? In this episode, we explore the Conflict of Authority.
Conflict of Wealth
Aug 18, 2019 • 36 min
What if Jesus asked you to choose between Him and money? Would it depend on how much? What about a choice between Jesus and your favourite possession? Would you give it up or give Him up? In this episode, we look at Mark 10 and tackle the “Conflict of…
Conflict of Greatness
Aug 11, 2019 • 26 min
Who is the greatest? Who wants to be the greatest? Are we willing to be honest with ourselves, that most of us want to be great? In this episode, guest speaker, Phil Willoughby unpack the Conflict of Greatness from Mark 9.
Conflict of Life
Aug 4, 2019 • 37 min
To be a Christian, how much of our life do we need to submit to Jesus? What does it take to fully place Him on the thrown of all we are? In this episode, we explore Mark 8:34-38 and the “Conflict of Life”!
Conflict of Tradition
Jul 28, 2019 • 32 min
How important are church traditions? What did Jesus teach about ceremonial customs? In this episode, we unpack Mark 7:1-8 and the Conflict of Tradition.
Conflict of Ministry
Jul 21, 2019 • 36 min
What does it mean to be called into full-time ministry? How does it impact life, family, dreams and aspirations? What happens next? In this episode, we face the “Conflict of Ministry”.
Conflict of Ministry
Jul 21, 2019 • 34 min
What does it mean to be called into full-time ministry? How does it impact life, family, dreams and aspirations? What happens next? In this episode, we face the “Conflict of Ministry”.
Conflict of Planting
Jul 14, 2019 • 35 min
Are all believers called to share the Gospel? Are all believers called to “scatter seed”? In this episode, we explore the Conflict of Planting.
Conflict of Planting
Jul 14, 2019 • 32 min
Are all believers called to share the Gospel? Are all believers called to “scatter seed”? In this episode, we explore the Conflict of Planting.
Conflict of Family
Jul 7, 2019 • 26 min
Why does chaos ensue every time a family is headed to an important event or important social gathering? It’s like there’s an unsaid societal pressure that says we have to have it all together, forcing us to be fake versions of ourselves. In this episode,…
Conflict of Family
Jul 7, 2019 • 24 min
Why does chaos ensue every time a family is headed to an important event or important social gathering? It’s like there’s an unsaid societal pressure that says we have to have it all together, forcing us to be fake versions of ourselves. In this episode,…
Conflicts of Faith & Forgiveness
Jul 7, 2019 • 27 min
What does faith (in action) look like? What’s the greater miracle, healing or forgiveness? In this episode, Jesus calls us to ask these two big questions, as we unpack the Conflicts of Faith & Forgiveness.
Conflicts of Faith & Forgiveness
Jun 30, 2019 • 32 min
What does faith (in action) look like? What’s the greater miracle, healing or forgiveness? In this episode, Jesus calls us to ask these two big questions, as we unpack the Conflicts of Faith & Forgiveness.
Mark: Gospel of Conflict
Jun 23, 2019 • 31 min
The Gospel of Mark was as the first account of Jesus’ life, teachings, death, and resurrection. This Gospel account brought conflict to society, authorities and anyone who heard it. What will we believe in? Who will we follow?
Mark: Gospel of Conflict
Jun 23, 2019 • 32 min
The Gospel of Mark was as the first account of Jesus’ life, teachings, death, and resurrection. This Gospel account brought Conflict to society, authorities and anyone who heard it. What will we believe in? Who will we follow?
Obsession & Preoccupation
Jun 16, 2019 • 35 min
What do we obsess over? What are we preoccupied with? Too often the Church can become so obsessed with or preoccupied with church life that we neglect our Gospel mandate. In this episode, we conclude our Growing Deep & Wide series by re-committing to the…
Obsession & Preoccupation
Jun 16, 2019 • 33 min
What do we obsess over? What are we preoccupied with? Too often the Church can become so obsessed with or preoccupied with church life that we neglect our Gospel mandate. In this episode, we conclude our Growing Deep & Wide series by re-committing to the…
What Do Unchurched People Experience?
Jun 9, 2019 • 25 min
Would the outside world describe Christians as genuine? Are we considered as respectful of other views and values? Why or why not? In this episode, we ask the question, “What Do Unchurched People Experience?”
What Do Unchurched People Experience?
Jun 9, 2019 • 28 min
Would the outside world describe Christians as genuine? Are we considered as respectful of other views and values? Why or why not? In this episode, we ask the question, “What Do Unchurched People Experience?”
What Do Unchurched People Hear?
Jun 2, 2019 • 31 min
What’s the reputation of the local church in our community? When people hear the word “Christian”, do they hear grace or judgement? In this episode, we ask the tough question, “What Do Unchurched People Hear?”
What Do Unchurched People Hear?
Jun 2, 2019 • 33 min
What’s the reputation of the local church in our community? When people hear the word “Christian”, do they hear grace or judgement? In this episode, we ask the tough question, “What Do Unchurched People Hear?”
Building Project Digital Fly-Through
May 29, 2019 • 6 min
A digital fly-through video of our building project, conceptual design planned for the corner of Mountainview Drive and Range Road.
May 29th Town Hall Audio
May 29, 2019 • 43 min
Audio recording of the May 29th Town Hall Meeting, reporting on (1) IMPACT Conference, (2) Building Project and (3) Pastor-Elder Team Mission-Vision Retreat.
What Do Unchurched People See?
May 26, 2019 • 35 min
What does an unchurched person see when they walk into a local church? Are they able to see Jesus within our practices and traditions? What barriers prevent them from coming in? What barriers prevent them from ever coming back? In this epsiode we tackle…
What Do Unchurched People See?
May 26, 2019 • 42 min
What does an unchurched person see when they walk into a local church? Are they able to see Jesus within our practices and traditions? What barriers prevent them from coming in? What barriers prevent them from ever coming back? In this epsiode we tackle…
Know Your Audience
May 19, 2019 • 36 min
According to the Yukon Bureau of Statistics, 49.9% of the Yukon has no religious affiliation. How does that play out in culture? In this episode, we continued our series titled “Growing Deep & Wide”, looking at Paul’s letter to the Roman Church, and his…
Know Your Audience
May 19, 2019 • 38 min
According to the Yukon Bureau of Statistics, 49.9% of the Yukon has no religious affiliation. How does that play out in culture? In this episode, we continued our series titled “Growing Deep & Wide”, looking at Paul’s letter to the Roman Church, and his…
What’s the Faith of a Generation Worth?
May 12, 2019 • 32 min
According to the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada, over 60% of our young adults are exiting the church. In this episode, as we continue to our Growing Deep & Wide series, we ask the difficult question, “What’s the Faith of a Generation Worth?”
What’s the Faith of a Generation Worth?
May 12, 2019 • 34 min
According to the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada, over 60% of our young adults are exiting the church. In this episode, as we continue to our Growing Deep & Wide series, we ask the difficult question, “What’s the Faith of a Generation Worth?”
Growing Deep & Wide Intro: Time To Rethink
May 5, 2019 • 36 min
Sometimes the local church can get so concerned with growing spiritually deep in truth, that we forget that we’re also expected to grow numerically wide into the world. It’s not an either/or mandate. It’s both/and. On Sunday, we began a new teaching…
Fellowship Sunday: All In On Purpose
Apr 28, 2019 • 29 min
Fellowship Sunday is intended to deepen our understanding of Fellowship partnership through encouraging stories and a challenging message, as well as to increase Fellowship Pacific accountability to our congregations.
Fellowship Sunday (Pt. 2) - Communion
Apr 28, 2019 • 8 min
Fellowship Sunday is intended to deepen our understanding of Fellowship partnership through encouraging stories and a challenging message, as well as to increase Fellowship Pacific accountability to our congregations. For Mountainview Church, a modern…
Fellowship Sunday (Pt. 1) - Message: “All In On Purpose”
Apr 27, 2019 • 20 min
Fellowship Sunday is intended to deepen our understanding of Fellowship partnership through encouraging stories and a challenging message, as well as to increase Fellowship Pacific accountability to our congregations. For Mountainview Church, a modern…
A Resurrection Story
Apr 21, 2019 • 45 min
Each of us was born into a story. In this episode, we explored the new story that God is offering each one of us. A Resurrection Story! That each one of us can be born again, into a new story and inherit a life that is imperishable, undefiled and unfading.
A Resurrection Story
Apr 21, 2019 • 45 min
Each of us was born into a story. In this episode, we explored the new story that God is offering each one of us. A Resurrection Story! That each one of us can be born again, into a new story and inherit a life that is imperishable, undefiled and unfading.
Gospel Teamwork (Pt. 3)
Apr 14, 2019 • 43 min
No pastor can do it on their own. If the Apostle Paul had people by his side, so should we. Various gifts and abilities, coming together to fulfil Jesus’ Great Mission…that’s Gospel Teamwork! In this episode, we unpack our third and final Colossians…
Gospel Teamwork (Pt. 2)
Apr 7, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode we jump into Part 2 of Gospel Teamwork, looking at the people who helped the Apostle Paul spread the Gospel and lead the church in the First Century. We’ll also be introducing you to some of the people that make up Mountainview’s Gospel…
Gospel Teamwork (Pt. 1)
Mar 31, 2019 • 30 min
The Apostle Paul was an incredible pastor, missionary and church leader. But he didn’t do it alone! He had an amazing Gospel Team by his side! In this episode we meet some of those team members, as well as some of the members of our Mountainview Team!
Don’t Forget The Mission
Mar 27, 2019 • 44 min
Sometimes the church gets so focused on the depth of spirituality that we forget about our call to grow in width, numerically. In this episode, we unpack Colossians 4:2-6 and Paul’s reminder to stay on Mission!
Day-To-Day Jesus Living
Mar 17, 2019 • 39 min
How can Jesus impact our work life? Is He involved in our marriage? What about our parenting? Is Jesus a part of our day-to-day life? In this episode we look at Colossians 3:18-4:1 to discover (and hopefully embrace) Day-To-Day Jesus Living!
Putting On Redemption Behaviour
Mar 10, 2019 • 50 min
So you’ve given your life to Jesus. Amazing! You’re putting addictive behaviours to death. Again, amazing! Now what? Sit around bored, waiting for the addiction to come back? No way! In this episode, we consider a new set of behaviours that stem from the…
Killing Addictive Behaviour
Mar 3, 2019 • 42 min
What qualifies as an addiction? Is it only related to substance? Or is it more related to sin? In this episode we unpack Colossians 3:3-11 and how to kill the addictive behaviours that consume our lives.
Traditions, Principles or Jesus (Pt. 3)
Feb 24, 2019 • 34 min
Books and resources related to self-help and personal growth have had a steady increase of 56% in Canada since 2013, with a 22% increase between 2017-2018 alone! And yet, do Canadians seem for fulfilled? Is our country filled with more self-worth? Maybe…
Traditions, Principles or Jesus (Pt. 1)
Feb 10, 2019 • 39 min
Does God require 10% of our income? Does God require Sunday church attendance and weekly Sabbath? Does Hod require men to be circumcised? (What!?!?) In this episode, we unpack the Laws that have slipped into the church!
Suffering For the Glory of God
Feb 3, 2019 • 34 min
Christ suffered on our behalf so we wouldn’t need to suffer for eternity. The Apostle Paul sufferer for the good of the church and the glory of God. May we see our suffering in light of Christ’s suffering…and rejoice!
Why Shift From Why
Jan 27, 2019 • 35 min
Why would we ever attend a church? Why would we give up a Sunday morning to attend church when we could sleep in, go out for breakfast or spend sometime outside in recreation? It can’t just be motivated by guilt and obligation, but too often it is. There…
Jesus Was There
Jan 20, 2019 • 22 min
Before Creation, Jesus was there! At the Cross, Jesus was there! In us, Jesus can be there too! In this episode Pastor Jeremy gives a special message for our Children about who Jesus is and what He has done for us!
Spirit Before Stuff
Jan 13, 2019 • 36 min
“Go to church, and read your Bible, and pray 5 times each day, and, and, and….” Is that really Christianity? Does that make us a Christian? In this episode we unpack Paul and Timothy’s prayer for the Colossian Church, and find out that Christianity is…
Vision Sunday
Dec 30, 2018 • 26 min
Mountainview Church exists “To be an authentic, vibrant church, serving and reaching our city.” As another year comes to end, we take a health check on our vision goals and objectives. What have we accomplished? What will we accomplish this coming year?
The Christmas Dilemma: A Dilemma of Obedience
Dec 24, 2018 • 19 min
Merry Christmas from Mountainview Church in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory! In this episode, we unpack “The Christmas Dilemma: A Dilemma of Obedience” looking at the Christmas Story through the eyes of the Wisemen.
The Dilemma of Joy
Dec 23, 2018 • 32 min
Why did God choose shepherds? Wouldn’t it have been more appropriate to choose priests or religious leaders? Why choose the lowest rung on the social ladder? In this episode, we find out in The Dilemma of Joy, focusing on the shepherds!
The Dilemma of Belief
Dec 16, 2018 • 39 min
What role did the Innkeeper play in the Christmas account? Does he have a place? What logical conclusions can we come to with Biblical and historical evidence? In this episode, we look at The Dilemma of Belief!
The Dilemma of Saying Yes
Dec 9, 2018 • 37 min
In some circles of Christianity Mary is considered to be more holy than other women. Is that true? Is that really what the angel meant by favoured? We’ll find out in this episode as we tackle “The Dilemma of Saying Yes!”
The Dilemma of Doubt
Dec 2, 2018 • 29 min
Imagine being Joseph, hearing that you’ve been chosen to be Jesus’ earthly father. Imagine the doubt and insecurity. Imagine the dilemma in your mind of whether or not you’ll be enough for Jesus. In this episode, we launch our Advent series with “The…
The Problem of Jesus
Nov 25, 2018 • 41 min
“Did Jesus really claim to be God? If so, what did he ask people to do with that claim? And where does this claim fit as it relates to other religions?” (M. Clark, The Problem of God) In this episode, we tackle Mormonism, Jehovah Witnesses and why they…
The Problem of Exclusivity
Nov 18, 2018 • 32 min
“Jesus is the only way to Heaven.” Isn’t that a little offensive and judgmental to exclude other faiths? Shouldn’t we be more inclusive of other beliefs? Surely Jesus isn’t the only way? Today, we unpack The Problem of Exclusivity in our Challenges To…
The Problem of Hypocrisy
Nov 11, 2018 • 26 min
So many people want nothing to do with church because Christians are hypocrites. It’s true. Churches are full of hypocrites. But Jesus isn’t. And that’s one of the many reasons we need Him. In this episode, we unpack The Problem of Hypocrisy.
The Problem of Sex
Nov 4, 2018 • 42 min
Why is sex a problem? Much of our culture has received the message that God is anti-sex. And their reply is, “If God is anti-sex, I want nothing to do with Him or the church!” In this episode, we’ll unpack the 3 core problems, within the Problem of Sex:…
The Problem of Hell - Audio
Oct 28, 2018 • 38 min
According to a recent poll by Project Canada Surveys, 63% of Canadians believe in Heaven and 42% believe in Hell. Why is belief in Hell lower? Why do we struggle with concepts of judgement, wrath and eternal separation from God? In this episode, we tackle…
The Problem of Evil and Suffering - Video
Oct 21, 2018 • 42 min
I can’t believe in a God that would allow evil and suffering!” This is a common reason given why people reject the existence of God. Admittedly, it’s a difficult problem because it has very personal implications. In this episode, we’ll unpack the human…
The Problem of Evil and Suffering - Audio
Oct 21, 2018 • 38 min
“I can’t believe in a God that would allow evil and suffering!” This is a common reason given why people reject the existence of God. Admittedly, it’s a difficult problem because it has very personal implications. In this episode, we’ll unpack the human…
The Problem of The Christ Myth - Video
Oct 14, 2018 • 48 min
In Western Secularism a belief concerning Jesus has been gaining popularity over the past couple of decades; that Jesus Christ is a Myth! Very popular in Canada, this growing movement tries to place the existence of Jesus in the same realm as pagan gods…
The Problem of The Christ Myth - Audio
Oct 14, 2018 • 41 min
In Western Secularism a belief concerning Jesus has been gaining popularity over the past couple of decades; that Jesus Christ is a Myth! Very popular in Canada, this growing movement tries to place the existence of Jesus in the same realm as pagan gods…
The Problem of The Bible - Video
Oct 7, 2018 • 39 min
The current myth in Western society is that Christians blindly trust the Bible. That they blindly follow Biblical teaching without needing to prove its authority or authenticity. And yet, the historical and archeological evidence show Biblical manuscripts…
The Problem of The Bible - Audio
Oct 7, 2018 • 32 min
The current myth in Western society is that Christians blindly trust the Bible. That they blindly follow Biblical teaching without needing to prove its authority or authenticity. And yet, the historical and archeological evidence show Biblical manuscripts…
The Problem of God’s Existence - Video
Sep 30, 2018 • 29 min
If our brain has evolved to survive and capitalize over the natural world, can we trust our brain to tell us the truth about who we are and where we come from? Why do we have reason? Why do we have morality? Maybe they point to the existence of our…
The Problem of God’s Existence - Audio
Sep 30, 2018 • 36 min
If our brain has evolved to survive and capitalize over the natural world, can we trust our brain to tell us the truth about who we are and where we come from? Why do we have reason? Why do we have morality? Maybe they point to the existence of our…
The Problem of Science - Video
Sep 23, 2018 • 43 min
Matter: a physical substance in general, as distinct from mind and spirit; that which occupies space and possesses rest mass. Big Bang: the rapid expansion of matter from a state of extremely high density and temperature, which according to current…
The Problem of Science - Audio
Sep 23, 2018 • 32 min
Matter: a physical substance in general, as distinct from mind and spirit; that which occupies space and possesses rest mass. Big Bang: the rapid expansion of matter from a state of extremely high density and temperature, which according to current…
Intro: The Problem of God - Video
Sep 16, 2018 • 44 min
Problem: a question raised for inquiry, consideration, or solution; an intricate unsettled question. Today we begin a journey addressing the major challenges our Western world has against Christianity, using Mark Clark’s award winning apologetics book,…
Intro: The Problem of God - Audio
Sep 16, 2018 • 39 min
Problem: a question raised for inquiry, consideration, or solution; an intricate unsettled question. Today we begin a journey addressing the major challenges our Western world has against Christianity, using Mark Clark’s award winning apologetics book,…
Gifting And Calling (Pt. 1) - Video
Sep 3, 2018 • 31 min
Paul, to the Corinthian Church: “Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers, I do not want you to be uninformed.” (1 Cor. 12:1) Does this still apply to the church today? If so, are we informed enough? In this episode, we unpack the importance of Spiritual…
Meet Our Ministry Leaders
Sep 2, 2018 • 8 min
Not sure where to serve this Fall? Check out this video! Krysten, our Communications Lead interviews our current Ministry Leaders.
Gifting And Calling (Pt. 1) - Audio
Sep 2, 2018 • 26 min
Paul, to the Corinthian Church: “Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers, I do not want you to be uninformed.” (1 Cor. 12:1) Does this still apply to the church today? If so, are we informed enough? In this episode, we unpack the importance of Spiritual…
Contributions & Construction (Pt. 3)
Aug 26, 2018 • 27 min
Moses has come to the end of a long journey. Called to bring earthly freedom from Egypt’s bondage, pointed to Jesus, offering us eternal freedom from sin’s bondage. Called to bring a Covenant of Law to God’s people, pointed to Jesus, offering a New…
Contributions & Construction (Pt. 2)
Aug 19, 2018 • 41 min
If Jesus ended the Temple system, why do we see some many Christian Temples (Churches)? Aren’t we the Church? In this episode, we explore the Tabernacle construction project and how it can help us focus when the Church (the people) go to build a church…
Contributions & Construction (Pt. 1)
Aug 11, 2018 • 31 min
In this episode, Clayton Francis, Teaching Elder at Yukon Bible Fellowship Church in Whitehorse continues our Exodus series. Clayton covers God’s gifting of abilities and our call to be generous with what we’ve been given, in Part 1 of a 3-part…
Intercession & Renewal
Aug 4, 2018 • 34 min
In this episode, Harrison Kwok, Church Planter for the Northern Collective Church unpacks Exodus 33 and 34. The focus on the intercession and renewal of Israel, and how it points to the Gospel and our need for Jesus.
Final Instruction & Insurrection
Jul 29, 2018 • 34 min
As we move into Exodus 31 and 32, Moses has been meeting with God on Mount Sinai. As he receives some final instruction from the Lord, insurrection has broken out in the Israel Camp. As we unpack Moses’ experience we find 4 unique pointers to Jesus and…
Sanctuary & Sacrifice Pt. 2
Jul 15, 2018 • 34 min
When you hear the words altar or priest, what images come to mind? Now think about someone outside the church? What images do they associate with altars and priests? In Exodus 27 and 28, God outlines the instruction for the altar and the priests for the…
Session 6: A Time of Worship
Jul 14, 2018 • 23 min
As the 2018 Worship Retreat comes to a close, Mountainview Church Worship Lead, Katharina McArthur gives a few closing thoughts and Brandan Bustamante, Worship & Arts Pastor from Village Church in Vancouver leads the group in a time a worship.
Session 3: Worship Foundations: Biblical Foundations, Pt. 2
Jul 14, 2018 • 30 min
Mountainview Church welcomes Brandan Bustamante, Worship & Arts Pastor from Village Church in Vancouver. In this session, Brandan unpacks Part 2 of the Biblical foundations behind worship.
Session 4: Language Within Worship Team
Jul 14, 2018 • 63 min
Mountainview Church welcomes Brandan Bustamante, Worship & Arts Pastor from Village Church in Vancouver. In this session, Brandan unpacks the language that should be used when developing a worship ministry.
Session 5: Team Values
Jul 14, 2018 • 67 min
Mountainview Church welcomes Brandan Bustamante, Worship & Arts Pastor from Village Church in Vancouver. In this session, Brandan unpacks the values that a Worship Team should create and implement.
Worship Foundations: Biblical Foundations, Pt. 1
Jul 14, 2018 • 30 min
Mountainview Church welcomes Brandan Bustamante, Worship & Arts Pastor from Village Church in Vancouver. In this session, Brandan unpacks Part 1 of the Biblical foundations behind worship.
Worship In Surrender: A Lifestyle of Worship
Jul 13, 2018 • 44 min
Mountainview Church welcomes Brandan Bustamante, Worship & Arts Pastor from Village Church in Vancouver. In this session, Brandan unpacks the heart behind a worshipful life, grounded in surrender to the Lord.
The Camp & Commandments
Jun 17, 2018 • 33 min
The Ten Commandments. Why do we need them? Are they important? Are they still relevant? What do they point to? This week, Pastoral Apprentice-Church Planter, Harrison Kwok continues our walk through Exodus.
Leadership & Listening
Jun 10, 2018 • 34 min
When life gets difficult, who do we turn to? When we’re in a conflict, do we seek truth or validation? In Exodus 17 and 18, we see Moses display an essential leadership skill; he listens. Instead of standing on his own, he humbly listens to guidance from…
A Song & Sustenance
Jun 3, 2018 • 33 min
Following the miraculous salvation at the Red Sea, Egyptian oppression is finally behind them. As Israel starts their journey through the wilderness, how will they provide for themselves? How will they sustain their lives in this harsh environment? Who or…
Unleavened & Underwater
May 27, 2018 • 29 min
This week, in our walk through Exodus, we find further explanation on the type of bread used in the Passover, that we highlighted last week. Then we find this incredible story of Israel walking through the bottom of the Red Sea, then Pharaoh (along with…
Passover & Memorial
May 20, 2018 • 37 min
What’s the deal with Christians and blood? Why are they always talking about lambs and sacrifices? In our sanitized Western world, mentioning blood and sacrifice is a strange concept. As we continue our walk through Exodus, we come to the final plague, a…
Moses & His Mothers
May 13, 2018 • 26 min
Moses began his life like everyone, with a birth mother, but born into family and a race that was under the bondage of slavery. Through a strange turn of events (and God’s sovereignty), he would be adopted into the family of the man who kept his people as…
Pharaoh & The Plagues
May 6, 2018 • 43 min
We’re going back to Bible College to unpack the details behind the plagues account in Exodus. Welcome to Plagues 101! Mankind has always been tempted to look past the Creator and worship creation. The Egyptians fell into this trap as well. God uses…
Time To Grow
Apr 29, 2018 • 19 min
Introduced several years ago and continued at the request of churches across the Pacific region, Fellowship Sunday is a time for our churches to learn more about the greater family that we are a part of. Today, we receive a challenging message based on…
Pain & Promise
Apr 22, 2018 • 34 min
Following God’s call doesn’t mean life gets any easier. If anything, life actually gets harder. But what do we do when we start experiencing pain and suffering for following God’s call? Will we give up or depend on His promise? In this episode we look at…
The Call & Courage
Apr 15, 2018 • 34 min
Has God ever called you to do something you didn’t want to do? Maybe you didn’t feel adequately? Maybe you felt that someone else could do a better job? You beg God to choose someone else but He doesn’t. He has chosen you! At some point, we need to have…
Increase & Oppression
Apr 8, 2018 • 33 min
Are we okay with God being in control? Control of our church, our families, our lives? What about when oppression, tragedy and injustice occurs? And God doesn’t immediately come to the rescue. Is God still in control? Are we okay with that? Today, we…
Meet The Resurrected Jesus (Easter Sunday Celebration)
Apr 1, 2018 • 27 min
The Oxford Dictionary defines “believe” as to “accept that (something) is true, especially without proof.” Believing in the resurrection of Jesus is core to the Christian faith. Without belief in the resurrection, Jesus was just another man who created a…
Jesus Meets Pilate
Mar 25, 2018 • 32 min
There are some many voices in our world today. Every voice carries with it a different opinion or belief. It’s hard to know which voice holds the truth. Today, as we unpack the conversation between Jesus and Pontius Pilate, we find out that Christ alone…
Jesus Meets Annas And Caiaphas
Mar 18, 2018 • 38 min
Jesus has been arrested. Before he enters a public scorn before Caiaphas, Jesus has a meeting with his father-in-law, Annas. What will Jesus say to a man who’s mind is already made up? What can this encounter teach us about sharing the Gospel when we’re…
Jesus Meets With His Disciples
Mar 11, 2018 • 30 min
Jesus’ earthly ministry is coming to a close. Judas has plotted to betray Him. Out of His love for His disciples, He chooses one last lesson in their discipleship; He washes their feet. A powerful metaphor for those of us who call ourselves Followers of…
Jesus Meets Some Greeks
Mar 3, 2018 • 26 min
Harrison Kwok, Pastoral Apprentice and Church Planter explains the bigger picture of John 12:20-36, focused on some Greeks who seek out Jesus.
Jesus Meets A Blind Man
Feb 25, 2018 • 33 min
Harrison Kwok, Pastoral Apprentice and Church Planter unpacks John 9:1-11, focusing on the bigger picture of Jesus’ encounter with a Blind Man.
Jesus Meets An Adulterous Woman
Feb 16, 2018 • 25 min
Harrison Kwok, Pastoral Apprentice and Church Planter unpacks John 7:53 through 8:11.
Jesus Meets An Invalid Man
Feb 4, 2018 • 26 min
We don’t know why God doesn’t heal everyone. And yet, when God does heals someone, the impact often reverberates further than we ever anticipated. The Gospel is spread as Christ’s power is witnessed. Today, in John 5, we look at a man who was afflicted…
Jesus Meets A Samaritan Woman
Jan 28, 2018 • 30 min
Think about a town nearby. If you were to send someone to evangelize that town, who would you choose? What education and experience should they have? What about their background and character? Would you choose a broken woman with a shady past? Not likely,…
Jesus Meets Nicodemus
Jan 21, 2018 • 34 min
The Pharisees were a group of religious leaders that held the people in bondage. Jesus came an disrupted their entire religious system. Late one night, a Pharisee named Nicodemus met with Jesus. He had questions and Jesus had the answers. Since then,…
Jesus Meets Philip and Nathanael
Jan 14, 2018 • 34 min
When people first hear the Gospel, they respond in different ways. Some respond in immediate acceptance, while others respond with skepticism. Are we willing to embrace the skeptics questions? Do we even know the answers? In John 1, we find the account of…
How John Met Jesus (How I Met Jesus Series Intro.)
Jan 7, 2018 • 14 min
John was an average guy. A first century fisherman, working the family trade with his brother. That all changed when he met Jesus. John left his fishing trade to become Jesus’ disciple. Years later, God called John to write an account of what took place,…
Celebrating 2017, Embracing 2018
Dec 31, 2017 • 31 min
This week, as the holidays come to a close, we’ll be finishing up those leftovers. Turkey or stuffing with cranberry sauce and mayo on a dinner roll; almost as delicious as Christmas dinner! But as good as leftovers are, they’re never as good as the real…
Welcome & Receive The Lord
Dec 24, 2017 • 13 min
Christmas is a celebration of that first Christmas when they, ‘welcomed’ Jesus into the world. But why did they welcome Him? Moreover, our Christmas carols talk about ‘receiving’ Him, like “Let earth receive her King.” What’s that all about? Why do we do…
Place Your Trust In The Lord
Dec 17, 2017 • 30 min
Christmas can become a season of comparisons. Some people brag about having the perfect Christmas. Some self-deprecate about having the worst Christmas. But in both of these scenarios, the focus is not on Jesus. And yet, He’s the one we should put our…
Get Ready For The Lord
Dec 10, 2017 • 36 min
Think about a good friend that you haven’t seen in years. Imagine that friend is coming for Christmas dinner. How would you get ready? Would you clean the house? Set the table? Prepare your favourite foods? If they couldn’t arrive until late, you’d likely…
Wait Expectantly For The Lord
Dec 3, 2017 • 24 min
At Christmas, there’s always that one family member who takes forever to open their gifts. They delicately untie each ribbon. They strategically pull off each piece of tape. Then they carefully unfold the wrapping paper. Everyone else is thinking (or…
“Faith Alone” Reformation Celebration
Nov 30, 2017 • 32 min
Harrison Kwok, Community Groups Lead and future Church Planter highlights Martin Luther, celebrating the 500th Anniversary of Reformation.
Will You Be Guided By God’s Word?
Nov 19, 2017 • 27 min
Lonely Planet has become the leader in travel guides, with 40 years experience, 500 titles, and 120 million books in print; not counting their digital platform. Lonely Planet guides are known to improve the destination-experience. The Bible can be…
The Bible & The Christian Life
Nov 12, 2017 • 25 min
We live in a world of “I think…” and “I feel…” when it comes to eternity. Western culture promotes this idea that, “we’re all on different roads that lead to the same place” and that, “we’ll all make it in the end.” This inclusivity mindset works as long…
Why Trust The Bible?
Nov 5, 2017 • 28 min
According to the Canadian Bible Forum, in 1996, 21% of the Canadian population engaged with the Bible on a weekly basis. In 2013, their research showed this weekly Bible engagement in Canada had sunk to 11%. This fits with the trend that Canada is moving…
What Are We Actually Willing To Change?
Oct 29, 2017 • 35 min
Too often we spend far more time talking about change then actually making changes. At some point, we need to be honest with each other about where we’re at. At some point, a line has to be drawn and a decision has to be made. Church and ministry leaders…
What Cultural Trends Are We Missing?
Oct 22, 2017 • 27 min
We’ve noted earlier in this series, that our culture is changing rapidly! Canada, like most Western countries is moving toward a post-Christian society. Upcoming generations have been jaded by the tradition of institutional church. And with a rising…
Why Are Young Adults Walking Away From Church?
Oct 15, 2017 • 33 min
According to research, 40-50% of Millennials connected to the church in their teens will walk away after their senior year of high school. This trend has been happening for almost a decade and it’s time to ask why? Today we look at Acts 20, getting a…
What Keeps High-Capacity Volunteers From Engaging Our Mission?
Oct 8, 2017 • 33 min
Volunteerism is an essential component to fulfilling the mission of the church. Unfortunately, too often we volunteer without considering our gifting and calling. Soon our good intentions turn to feelings of obligation, then lack of fulfilment sets in,…
How Do We Respond As People Attend Church Less Often?
Sep 24, 2017 • 34 min
There was a time in Canada when businesses were closed on Sundays, clubs and sports were sensitive when scheduling Sunday activities and church was the only place to be on a Sunday morning. Those days are gone. We have entered into a time of…
Why Are We Not Growing Faster?
Sep 17, 2017 • 36 min
“Church growth can bring out a beast in some of us. We can over focus on it. It can also distort our perception of ourselves. When our church is growing, it’s easy to think we can do nothing wrong. And when we’re not growing, it’s easy to feel as if we do…
Fall Kick-Off Part 1: Community Groups & Vision2020
Sep 3, 2017 • 11 min
Fall Kick-Off Sunday: (1) Community Groups & Vision2020 - Harrison Kwok and (2) Encouraging Boldness In Our Youth (1 Timothy 4:6-16) - Adam Barrett
Fall Kick-Off Part 2: Encouraging Boldness In Our Youth
Sep 3, 2017 • 20 min
Fall Kick-Off Sunday: (1) Community Groups & Vision2020 - Harrison Kwok and (2) Encouraging Boldness In Our Youth (1 Timothy 4:6-16) - Adam Barrett
Entering Into Partnership
Aug 27, 2017 • 35 min
In the first century, the Apostle Paul needed resources to further the Gospel. Thankfully, the Philippian Church was willing to partner with him. The mission of the Gospel hasn’t changed; we still resources to send missionaries and plant churches. How…
The Secret Of Contentment
Aug 20, 2017 • 34 min
Last week, Pastor Hyeon Son Lim was released from a North Korean labour camp, imprisoned for his faith. He stated on Sunday, “I learned to fully accept all of this as a form of God’s love and discipline to make me stronger.” Pastor Lim found contentment,…
Life Changing Thinking
Aug 13, 2017 • 41 min
Philippians 4:8-9
Tools To Build Radical Joy
Aug 6, 2017 • 40 min
Philippians 4:4-7
The Book Of Life
Jul 30, 2017 • 33 min
Conflict in the church is not new. In fact, church conflicts are as old as the church itself. Where’s the proof? Check out the book of Philippians, chapter 4. Paul addresses a conflict between two women in the Philippian church. He moves their focus away…
Keep Your Eyes On The Walk
Jul 23, 2017 • 33 min
We all follow someone. But how do we chose who we’ll follow? What’s the criteria? In this week’s passage, Paul challenges the Philippian church to follow and imitate him. Is he being arrogant or is there something more behind his request? Moreover, how…
Forgetting What Lies Behind
Jul 16, 2017 • 36 min
Sometimes our sanctification feels like weight loss. There’s a temptation to plateau and coast through the Christian life instead of being in step with the Holy Spirit’s leading. In the last half of Philippians 3, Paul mirrors the Christian life to a…
Counting Everything As Loss
Jul 9, 2017 • 31 min
In this world we’re bombarded with temptation to focus on ourselves. Our status, popularity, career, authority, position, wealth, security, time, race, nationality, sexuality, feelings, thoughts, identity. All of these used by Satan to bring our focus off…
Joy & Honour
Jul 2, 2017 • 21 min
We’re discussing the value of local church Eldership. In Philippians 2:25-30, Paul highlights a man by the name of Epaphroditus, who was an Elder in the local church in Philippi. Such men should be received with joy and are worthy of honour.
Proven Worthy
Jun 25, 2017 • 31 min
The Apostle Paul desperately wanted to return to Philippi. Unfortunately, his imprisonment in Rome prevented him. As Paul looked around, it was an easy choice to Timothy, a man who was proven worthy for the task of Church Leadership.
The Choices That Lead To Radical Joy
Jun 18, 2017 • 36 min
The Choices That Lead To Radical Joy by Chris Young, based on Philippians 2:12-18.
The Attitude That Leads To Radical Joy
Jun 11, 2017 • 35 min
The Attitude That Leads To Radical Joy by Tony Ens, based on Philippians 2:1-11.
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #2
Jun 10, 2017 • 52 min
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #2
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #3
Jun 10, 2017 • 46 min
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #3
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #4
Jun 10, 2017 • 46 min
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #4
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #1
Jun 9, 2017 • 22 min
Lord, I Need Your GPS! - Session #1
Striving Side By Side
Jun 4, 2017 • 41 min
Currently 300 to 400 churches are closing each year across Canada. Which means 300 to 400 churches must be planted each year to keep up with this decline. Never mind the millions of people who do not yet know Jesus! This week, we look at Philippians…
When Death Is Gain
May 28, 2017 • 28 min
Why did you wake up this morning? Why are you still alive, today? What’s your purpose? Today, we study one of the most well-known verses in Scripture, “…to live is Christ and to die is gain.” Why is death gain? More importantly, why is life Christ? Intro.…
Speak Without Fear & Rejoice
May 21, 2017 • 40 min
In 2015, Pastor Hyeon Soo Lim was sentenced to life in a North Korean labour camp. His crime? Pyongyang says speaking against the State. But the truth is Gospel-related. He has yet to be released. Why would God allow this? Why hasn’t God intervened and…
Partakers of Grace
May 14, 2017 • 26 min
What does grace mean to a world without Christ? Can someone who doesn’t know Jesus fully comprehend the concept of grace? What does the word mean to them? What does the word mean to us? Today, we explore the second lesson from Paul’s Philippian letter:…
Gospel Partnership
May 7, 2017 • 36 min
The words ‘joy’ and ‘rejoice’ appear more in the 4 small chapters of Philippians then in any other New Testament writing. Why is that? Why would God lead Paul to reference joy so frequently to the Philippian church? Today, we begin our new series:…
Fellowship Sunday
Apr 30, 2017 • 27 min
Whitehorse Baptist is a member church with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptists. This week, Fellowship Sunday, we hear from our Pacific Regional Director, David Horita.
Why Make Disciples?
Apr 23, 2017 • 32 min
The word disciple is not a common word outside the Christian world. But, we can think of it as an apprentice, a learner, a young grasshopper, Jedi in training, or follower. We get the idea of making disciples from Jesus’ final words on earth. These last…
From an Empty Tomb, the Growth of a Movement
Apr 16, 2017 • 24 min
According to research group GlobalChristianity.org, out of the top 10 countries experiencing growth in Christianity, 6 of them are on the Arabian Peninsula and the other 4 (including the top 2) are in Asia. Will China be the new centre of Christianity by…
Hosanna Understood
Apr 9, 2017 • 32 min
Every Palm Sunday one word comes up time and time again: “Hosanna!” It’s in our songs, our readings and most pastors mention it a few times each Palm Sunday. But why? It is just tradition? Or does it have a greater significance? What impact does this…
The Future of Gospel Investment
Mar 27, 2017 • 32 min
Our culture continues to shift and change. With our culture the methods in which we present the Gospel should also shift and change. In 1 Corinthians 9, we see that Paul was chameleon-like in his ability to be all people in order to present them with the…
The Greatest Obstacle To Gospel Investment
Mar 19, 2017 • 38 min
According to Statistics Canada, the average Canadian makes $49,504 each year. However, according to Equifax, the average Canadian carries $22,081 in non-mortgage debt. This means that the average Canadian would have to pay their entire pay-cheque for…
Our History of Gospel Investment
Mar 12, 2017 • 39 min
Whitehorse Baptist Church has a 70 year legacy that started in 1946 when Rev. Harold Lee and his wife, Lydia planted our first church, the Whitehorse Gospel Chapel. Since then, the Gospel, the Good News of Jesus Christ has remained our focus. Today, in…
One Man’s Junk: A Heart For Heaven Is A Treasure
Mar 5, 2017 • 43 min
What will we do with our wealth and possessions? Will we hoard them here on earth or store them up in heaven? Kent Anderson, President of NW Seminary, shares about the Immerse Master’s Program and gives us a challenging message on investing in the Kingdom.
The Service of Membership
Feb 26, 2017 • 35 min
In the English language the word “member” has numerous definitions and contexts. In the Western church, this has caused much confusion over the years, leading to many younger generations refusing official local church membership. What will the future…
Connecting Our Gifts & Abilities
Feb 19, 2017 • 20 min
According to Barna Group, 15% of self-identified Christians don’t know their spiritual gifts, 28% don’t think they have any gifts and 20% claim to have gifts that don’t actually appear in Scripture. That leaves 37% of self-identified Christians who know…
Discovering Our Spiritual Gifts
Feb 12, 2017 • 43 min
When we choose to follow Jesus, we receive the Holy Spirit. And the Spirit bestows upon us spiritual Gifts; abilities to aid the church and spread the Gospel. In 1 Corinthians 12:11 we read, “All these are empowered by one and the same Spirit, who…
Baptism: Our First Act of Service
Feb 5, 2017 • 36 min
No matter what denomination or style of church you attend, baptism is likely a key component. From Infant Baptism to Believer’s Baptism, sprinkling and pouring to singular or triune immersion; who has the correct method? More importantly, who has the most…
The Witness of Fellowship Found in Our Love
Jan 29, 2017 • 35 min
When’s the last time you washed someone’s feet? In John 13, Jesus’ teaches a valuable lesson on servant leadership. Even though He was Lord and Master over His disciples, Jesus chose humility, washing His students’ feet. This included Judas, who would…
The Practice of Fellowship Found In the Church
Jan 22, 2017 • 41 min
Christians love the word, “fellowship”! But it often equates to the monthly potluck held in the church basement. Surely Jesus intended the fellowship of Believer to be more than that! This week, as we study Acts 2:41-47, we see that true, practiced…
The Truth of Fellowship Found In the Home
Jan 15, 2017 • 31 min
What happens to a home when a family member gives their life to Jesus? What happens to the fellowship of a Christian home when a family member moves past simply church attendance and goes all in to become a true disciple of Jesus? In this message, we take…
What is a Disciple? (Series Intro.)
Jan 8, 2017 • 23 min
Series Introduction: Disciple-Making in the 21st Century January - Fellowship February - Service March - Investment April - Growth See attached notes for more info.
Angelica Message: “He Is Christ the Lord” (A Message Worth Writing Home About!)
Dec 24, 2016 • 8 min
Messenger: Angelica Message - “His Is Christ the Lord” (A Message Worth Writing Home About!)
Angelic Message: “Give Him the Name Jesus”
Dec 18, 2016 • 31 min
Messenger Series: Angelic Message - “Give Him the Name Jesus”
Angelic Message: “Give Him the Name John”
Dec 11, 2016 • 30 min
Messenger: Angelic Message - “Give Him the Name John”
400 Years of Silence
Dec 4, 2016 • 41 min
Messanger Series - 400 Years of Silence
Malachi: Remember
Nov 27, 2016 • 37 min
Messenger Series: Malachi - Remember
Malachi: Return To Me & I To You (Part 2)
Nov 20, 2016 • 32 min
Messenger: Malachi - Return To Me & I To You (Part 2)
Malachi: Return To Me & I To You (Part 1)
Nov 13, 2016 • 33 min
Messenger: Malachi - Return To Me & I To You (Part 1)
Malachi: I Will Send My Messenger
Nov 6, 2016 • 28 min
Messenger: Malachi - I Will Send My Messenger
Malachi: Broken Faith, Broken Covenant
Oct 30, 2016 • 46 min
Messenger Series: Malachi - Broken Faith, Broken Covenant
Malachi: Listen & Take It To Heart
Oct 23, 2016 • 38 min
Messenger Series: Malachi - Listen & Take It To Heart
Malachi: What A Burden!
Oct 16, 2016 • 38 min
Messenger Series: Malachi - What A Burden!
Malachi: How Have You Loved Us?
Oct 9, 2016 • 30 min
Messenger Series: Malachi - How Have You Loved Us?
Messenger: Series Introduction
Oct 2, 2016 • 21 min
Messenger Series: Series Introduction
Heaven: Our Final Season
Sep 25, 2016 • 33 min
Every Season Of Life: Heaven - Our Final Season
Newlyweds 2.0: Second Chances
Sep 18, 2016 • 25 min
Every Season Of Life: Newlyweds 2.0 - Second Chances
Widowed: A Time To Be Served
Sep 11, 2016 • 27 min
Every Season Of Life: Widowed - A Time To Be Served
Retired: But Still Serving!
Sep 4, 2016 • 40 min
Every Season Of Life: Retired - But Still Serving!
Working Empty Nesters
Aug 28, 2016 • 34 min
Every Season Of Life: Working Empty Nesters
Parenting Adult Children
Aug 21, 2016 • 40 min
Every Season Of Life: Parenting Adult Children
Parenting Teens: Control Vs. Influence
Aug 14, 2016 • 34 min
Every Season Of Life: Parenting Teens - Control Vs. Influence
Single Parents (Part 1): Dealing With Death & Divorce
Aug 7, 2016 • 13 min
Every Season Of Life: Single Parents (Part 1) - Dealing With Death & Divorce
Single Parents (Part 2): Dealing With Death & Divorce
Aug 7, 2016 • 15 min
Every Season Of Life: Single Parents (Part 2) - Dealing With Death & Divorce
Parenting Children: Showing Biblical Love
Jul 31, 2016 • 22 min
Every Season Of Life: Parenting Children - Showing Biblical Love
Newlyweds: Am I Competing With Jesus?
Jul 24, 2016 • 37 min
Every Season Of Life: Newlyweds - Am I Competing With Jesus?
Singleness: A Gift of Time & Devotion
Jul 17, 2016 • 26 min
Every Season of Life: Singleness - A Gift of Time & Devotion
Children & Youth: Oh To Be Young Again!
Jul 10, 2016 • 33 min
Every Season Of Life: Children & Youth - Oh To Be Young Again!
Vision2020: Our Next Season
Jul 3, 2016 • 9 min
Every Season Of Life: Vision2020 - Our Next Season “To be an authentic, vibrant church, serving and reaching our city.”
The Extras of the Gospel
Jun 19, 2016 • 35 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy The Extras of the Gospel
Never Deserted, Always Defended
Jun 12, 2016 • 39 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Never Deserted, Always Defended
A Faithful Son and Two Deserters
Jun 5, 2016 • 41 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy A Faithful Son and Two Deserters
Preach the Word
May 29, 2016 • 36 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Preach the Word
Why Read the Bible? What’s the Point?
May 22, 2016 • 33 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Why Read the Bible? What’s the Point?
Godlessness In the Last Days
May 15, 2016 • 35 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Godlessness In the Last Days
Taking a Stand
May 8, 2016 • 37 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Taking a Stand
Another Boring List (Romans 16)
May 1, 2016 • 18 min
Pastoral Installation Service for J. Norton Another Boring List (Romans 16)
The Soldier of the Cross
Apr 24, 2016 • 46 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy The Soldier of the Cross
Follow Jesus All the Time
Apr 17, 2016 • 32 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Follow Jesus All the Time
Fulfilling Our Calling
Apr 10, 2016 • 31 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Fulfilling Our Calling
Generational Investments of Faith
Apr 3, 2016 • 46 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Generational Investments of Faith
New Life, Eternal Life
Mar 27, 2016 • 34 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy New Life, Eternal Life
The Love of Money
Mar 20, 2016 • 45 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy The Love of Money
Everyone Has Sin
Mar 13, 2016 • 45 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Everyone Has Sin
Family
Mar 6, 2016 • 37 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Family
What DOES the Pastor Do All Week?
Feb 28, 2016 • 48 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy What DOES the Pastor Do All Week?
Train Yourself To Be Godly
Feb 21, 2016 • 30 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Train Yourself To Be Godly
Deacon: Church Boss or Servant Leader
Feb 14, 2016 • 35 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Deacon: Church Boss or Servant Leader
Why Adam & Eve Matter In Modern Church
Jan 31, 2016 • 52 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Why Adam & Eve Matter In Modern Church
Evangelistic Prayer
Jan 24, 2016 • 44 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Evangelistic Prayer
The Voice of God that Leads Us
Jan 17, 2016 • 48 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy The Voice of God that Leads Us
Jesus Came To Save Sinners
Jan 10, 2016 • 36 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Jesus Came To Save Sinners
Preventing the Slippery Slope of False Doctrine
Jan 3, 2016 • 43 min
God-Breathed: A Study of 1 & 2 Timothy Preventing the Slippery Slope of False Doctrine
The Millennium’s Turning Sweet 16: How will that imapct the church?
Dec 27, 2015 • 32 min
New Year’s Message The Millennium’s Turning Sweet 16: How will that imapct the church?
Advent Love
Dec 20, 2015 • 23 min
The Season of Advent 2015 Advent Love
Advent Joy
Dec 13, 2015 • 30 min
The Season of Advent 2015 Advent Joy
Advent Peace
Dec 6, 2015 • 25 min
The Season of Advent 2015 Advent Peace
Advent Hope
Nov 28, 2015 • 38 min
The Season of Advent 2015 Advent Hope
Communication In and Out and Back
Nov 22, 2015 • 42 min
COMMUNICATION INSIDE & OUTSIDE THE CHURCHStudy Questions: Nov. 22nd, 2015 (Communication In and Put and Back)1. What’s the most difficult part of communicating with your family and/or your spouse?2. Why are discussions regarding money so much more…
What’s On Your Communication Menu?
Nov 15, 2015 • 28 min
COMMUNICATION INSIDE & OUTSIDE THE CHURCHWhat’s On Your Communication Menu?Key Passage: Ephesians 4:29 “Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit…
Communicating With Our World
Nov 8, 2015 • 40 min
COMMUNICATION INSIDE & OUTSIDE THE CHURCHCommunication Week 3: John 3:16-18Consider Compassion “…God so loved the world…”Consider the Cost “…that He gave His one and only Son…”Consider Culture “…that whoever believes in Him…”Consider Creativity…
Communicating With Our Church
Nov 1, 2015 • 35 min
COMMUNICATION INSIDE & OUTSIDE THE CHURCHCommunication Week 2: 1 John 1:5-7Our Resource “…if we walk in the light…”Our Research “…As He is in the light…”Our Results “…we will have fellowship with one another…”
Communicating With Our Saviour
Oct 25, 2015 • 47 min
COMMUNICATION INSIDE & OUTSIDE THE CHURCHCommunication Week 1: Communicating With Our Saviour”My sheep listen to my voice, I know them; and they follow me.” (Jn. 10:27)1. Connecting To Christ2. Communion With Christ3. Courage For Christ
Sonora Evangelical Ministries
Oct 18, 2015 • 36 min
OUTREACH & EVANGELISMMessage by Keith DyeSTUDY QUESTIONS:1. What were your initial thoughts or feelings regarding Keith’s message? Which piece of information from today’s message impacted you the most and why?2. Before today, what did you know about the…
Answering God’s Call
Oct 11, 2015 • 36 min
OUTREACH & EVANGELISMMessage by Ken PergizerSTUDY QUESTIONS:1. If you knew that God wanted you to do a specific job, would you do it? If you knew beyond the shadow of any doubt that God has asked you to do something, would you obey?2. Think of a place…
The Romans Road: The Appeal & The End
Oct 4, 2015 • 35 min
OUTREACH & EVANGELISMThe Romans Road - Week 3- Romans Road Review- The Appeal: Romans 10:9- The End: Romans 11:36
The Romans Road: The Solution & The Options
Sep 27, 2015 • 32 min
OUTREACH & EVANGELISMThe Romans Road - Week 2- Romans Road Review- The Solution: Romans 5:8- The Options: Romans 6:23
The Romans Road: The Beginning & The Need
Sep 20, 2015 • 41 min
OUTREACH & EVANGELISMThe Romans Road - Week 1- Introduction: What is The Romans Road?- The Beginning: Romans 1:20- The Need: Romans 3:23
PAUL: The Leading Choleric
Aug 23, 2015 • 49 min
LEADERS ARE EVERYWHEREBoth before and after his conversion, scholars believe that Paul was one of those guys who was born to be a leader. In our day and age, we may throw out the term Type A; which may be a good thing or a bad thing, depending on your…
PETER: The Expressive Sanguine
Aug 16, 2015 • 43 min
LEADERS ARE EVERYWHEREWe’ve been working our way through this series on Biblical Leadership, under the title, “Leaders Are Everywhere”. Today we’re going to learn about Peter. We’re going to explore the ups and downs of Peter’s life and leadership, and…
ABRAHAM: The Dependable Phlegmatic
Aug 9, 2015 • 38 min
LEADERS ARE EVERYWHEREThis call to influence and lead can be an ominous one. But as we saw last week through the life of Moses, as we will see today through the life of Abraham, and as we will continue to see throughout this series, “God can use anyone,…
MOSES: The Analytical Melancholy
Aug 2, 2015 • 39 min
LEADERS ARE EVERYWHEREJohn C. Maxwell once said, “Leadership is influence—nothing more, nothing less. If you are being salt and light as Jesus commanded, then you have begun to obey God’s call to leadership.”We begin our leadership series with Moses: The…
The Essentials of a God Based Vision for Life
Jul 26, 2015 • 56 min
THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE COME FROM KNOWING GODThe Essentials of a God Based Vision for Life - Proverbs 29:18
Learning To Celebrate God
Jul 19, 2015 • 33 min
THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE COME FROM KNOWING GODLearning To Celebrate God - Nehemiah 12:27-43
Living Your Life Well
Jul 12, 2015 • 40 min
THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE COME FROM KNOWING GODLiving Your LIfe Well - Psalm 119: 30-45
Let Freedom Reign
Jul 5, 2015 • 47 min
THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE COME FROM KNOWING GODLet Freedom Reign - Romans 8
Serving God, a Matter of the Heart
Jun 21, 2015 • 46 min
DEVELOPING HEALTHY BELIEVERS TO BUILD UP THE CHURCH OF CHRIST, EQUIPPING IT TO BE ON MISSIONStudy Questions: June 21st 2015 (Preacher: Dan Chapman - “Serving God, a Matter of the Heart”)1. Why is it so important to serve God with all our hearts?2. “Lord…
Prayer and the Power of God In the Church
Jun 14, 2015 • 45 min
DEVELOPING HEALTHY BELIEVERS TO BUILD UP THE CHURCH OF CHRIST, EQUIPPING IT TO BE ON MISSIONStudy Questions: June 14th 2015 (Preacher: Dan Chapman - “Prayer and the Power of God In the Church”)Read Acts 12:1-19 together.1. Why is prayer often related to…
The Mission of the Church is the Mission of Every Believer
May 31, 2015 • 42 min
DEVELOPING HEALTHY BELIEVERS TO BUILD UP THE CHURCH OF CHRIST, EQUIPPING IT TO BE ON MISSIONStudy Questions: May 31st, 2015 (Preacher: Dan Chapman - “The Mission of the Church is the Mission of Every Believer”)Read Matthew 4:12-22 together.1. What are the…
What to Follow and What to Avoid
May 17, 2015 • 35 min
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL TO TITUSTitus 3:9-15What to Follow and What to Avoid: Follow sound doctrine and good works, but avoid foolish questions, genealogies, contentions, and strivings about the law, oh yes, and reject heresy and those that teach it.
Living In a Pagan Culture
May 10, 2015 • 28 min
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL TO TITUSTitus 3:1-8Living In a Pagan Culture: What is a pagan culture and what does the 3rd chapter of Titus say about how we as followers of Christ should live?
Living the Gospel In Our Lives
May 3, 2015 • 24 min
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL TO TITUSTitus 2:9-15Living the Gospel In Our Lives: Parallels in how our attitudes as employees and workers, should mirror Paul’s instruction to New Testament era slaves, to the ultimate glory and hope in Christ Jesus.
Healthy Men and Women in the Church
Apr 26, 2015 • 52 min
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL TO TITUSTitus 2:1-8Healthy Men and Women in the Church: A look at how older and younger Christians can live to maintain a positive witness in the community.
Are you a Cretan?
Apr 19, 2015 • 31 min
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL TO TITUSTitus 1:10-16Are you a Cretan? Listen to your conscience!
Looking for True Leaders
Apr 12, 2015 • 54 min
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL TO TITUSTitus 1:1-9Looking for True Leaders: A look at Paul and his commitment to God, Titus and local church leaders.