Morning Star Church Sermoncast

Morning Star Church Sermoncast
Each week one of our teaching pastors preaches a topical message with tons of life application.

Long Story Short, Week 6 - Pastor Jennifer Long
Mar 18 • 28 min
Long Story Short, Week 5 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Mar 11 • 35 min
Long Story Short, Week 4 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Mar 2 • 31 min
Long Story Short, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Feb 23 • 35 min
Long Story Short, Week 2 - Pastor Keith Scarborough
Feb 16 • 30 min
Guardrails, Week 5 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Feb 2 • 35 min
Solomon, the wisest person who ever lived, wrote these words: “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.” Obviously, Solomon wasn’t talking about guarding against physical heart attacks by taking baby aspirin, eating…
Guard Rails, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jan 19 • 37 min
Guardrails, Week 2 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jan 12 • 35 min
Guardrails, Week 1 - Pastor Jennifer Long
Jan 5 • 30 min
Xmas Xtras, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Dec 15, 2019 • 32 min
XMAS XTRAS - Week 2, Pastor Jennifer Long
Dec 8, 2019 • 23 min
XMAS XTRAS - Week 1, Pastor Mike Schreiner
Dec 1, 2019 • 32 min
The Church Just Wants Your Money - Week 4, Pastor Mike Schreiner
Nov 24, 2019 • 34 min
The Church Just Wants Your Money - Week 3, Pastor Mike Schreiner
Nov 17, 2019 • 36 min
Imagine if the Church JUST wanted your money. Religion would be nothing more than a financial transaction. The result would be empty churches and parched souls. The truth is: God and the Church want so much more than your money. Join us this…
The Church Just Wants Your Money - Week 2, Pastor Keith Scarborough
Nov 10, 2019 • 38 min
We’ve been having a lot of fun mocking the popular phrase “The church just wants your money.” If you’ve seen the video bumper then you know that your pastors (who normally wear jeans and drive civics) got all decked out in white tuxes and pretended to…
The Church Just Wants Your Money - Week 1, Pastor Mike Schreiner
Nov 3, 2019 • 38 min
Yep, you read that right. We’re going there! In a culture where a lot of negative things get said about the Church—“It’s judgmental, hypocritical, boring”—this one may be the most popular: “The church just wants your money.” At Morning Star, we love…
The Quest For Happy, Week 4 - Pastor Keith Scarborough
Oct 27, 2019 • 33 min
The Apostle Paul was quoting Jesus when he said, “It is better to give than to receive.” This week as we continue on our quest for happiness we are asking the question, is this true? And if so, WHY is it true? Most people around us pursue happiness…
The Quest For Happy, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Oct 20, 2019 • 35 min
Part of being happy is being fully present—being able to appreciate the places you’re at and the people you’re with. But one of the biggest enemies of being fully present is staying stuck in the past. Join us this weekend as Pastor Mike helps you…
The Quest For Happy, Week 2 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Oct 13, 2019 • 31 min
The Quest For Happy, Week 1 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Oct 6, 2019 • 34 min
Happiness. It’s a quest. People of every race and generation have searched for it in many types of places. But what if we’ve looked for it in all the wrong places, or waited for it arrive when all the stars magically align? Join us this coming weekend…
Morning Star Church - Bishop Bob Farr
Sep 29, 2019 • 30 min
Welcome Bishop Bob Farr!
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Week 4 - Pastor Jennifer Long
Sep 22, 2019 • 32 min
So what happens at your house when the doorbell rings? At my house, the dog goes nuts, I usually roll my eyes, and I mentally rehearse my “no” speech while I walk to open the door to the inevitable sales person (unless it’s a scout selling popcorn or…
The Well: Together Gathering
Sep 19, 2019 • 23 min
The women who founded the Together Gathering discuss the first event.
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Sep 15, 2019 • 36 min
There’s certainly some wisdom to the old adage, “fences make great neighbors.” But fences can also create barriers to connecting with our neighbors. Furthermore, in today’s world, fences aren’t just literal. Join us this weekend as Pastor Mike shares…
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Week 2 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Sep 8, 2019 • 31 min
After Jesus gave the Greatest Commandment—to love God and neighbor—a lawyer asked, “So who’s my neighbor?” Jesus replied by telling the Parable of the Good Samaritan, which focuses on helping people in need. While this is certainly critical to the…
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Week 1 - Pastor Jennifer Long
Sep 1, 2019 • 33 min
Have you seen the new Mr. Roger’s movie coming out this fall? It’s the story of that iconic neighbor, Fred Rogers, and the influence he had on a whole generation - or three - of Americans who were taught to be kind, express their feelings, accept others…
Reality Check, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Aug 25, 2019 • 41 min
The war on drugs used to be something the United States fought against Central and South America. Now it’s being fought in every pocket of community in every city across the nation. Obviously, something more has to be done. That’s where Jesus and His…
Reality Check, Week 2 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Aug 18, 2019 • 53 min
Original Sin. In the Bible, it’s trying to be like God. In America, it’s racism. We still bear scars from shameful treatment of Native Americans, the evil of slavery and Jim Crow laws, and degradation of immigrants in every generation. We’ve tried…
Reality Check, Week 1 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Aug 11, 2019 • 38 min
Our kids and grandkids are getting ready to head back to school for another year. Interestingly, in today’s culture, even elementary age children are faced with very adult issues and struggles. Join us this weekend as Pastor Mike kicks off a new…
Questions For God, Week 4 - Pastor Keith Scarborough
Aug 4, 2019 • 44 min
Over the past three weeks we have been answering your questions to God. While this has been a great way to get our congregation involved in our messages, it has also been an enlightening time of studying God’s word. It has been a reminder that God’s…
Questions For God, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jul 29, 2019 • 36 min
Some people search for meaning and significance through fame and fortune; others by divesting themselves of all material goods and investing in serving the poor. But how can you know—for sure—that you’re doing what God created you to do? Join us…
The Well: Herberger Story
Jul 22, 2019 • 32 min
Emily’s death brought her family closer together to each other and God.
Questions For God, Week 2 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jul 21, 2019 • 40 min
When we go on a trip to a new destination, Mapquest or your Navigation app will often give you more than one choice. All the routes start at your current location, but take different roads to the same ultimate destination. Many wonder if the same…
Questions For God, Week 1 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jul 15, 2019 • 35 min
Why does God allow bad things to happen?
Chase The Lion, Week 3 - Pastor Keith Scarborough
Jul 11, 2019 • 31 min
Chase The Lion, Week 2 - Pastor Jennifer Long
Jun 23, 2019 • 36 min
When the Blues were in last place earlier in the season, few people were hopeful that the Stanley Cup would be coming to St. Louis by June (Laila tops the list though!). In January, the odds of the Blues winning the cup were pegged at 0.6 percent….
Chase The Lion, Week 1 - Pastor Keith Scarborough
Jun 16, 2019 • 32 min
This past week our kids have been experiencing our VBS program entitled ROAR! Each day we have been teaching them Bible stories, and stretching their faith in and reliance on Jesus. We figured you guys could use some of that too, and so this week we are…
Pastor Kim Blackwood
Jun 10, 2019 • 43 min
We are all blind in one way or another. Find out how God wants to heal us from that.
Family Matters, Week 4 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jun 3, 2019 • 77 min
Saying you’re sorry can be tough but, it can also be very beneficial.
Family Matters, Week 3 - Pastor Mike Schriener
May 28, 2019 • 28 min
Finding favor, the story of Leah, Rachel and Jacob.
Family Matters, Week 2 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
May 20, 2019 • 31 min
Comparing our lives to each other is dangerous.
Family Matters, Week 1 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
May 13, 2019 • 33 min
Two people with very different ways to listen to Jesus.
The Good Place, Part 4 - Pastor Keith Scarborough
May 5, 2019 • 33 min
God doesn’t want you to go to hell.
The Good Place, Part 3 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Apr 29, 2019 • 36 min
Life doesn’t have a built in reset button, but Jesus (kinda) does.
The Good Friday Place: Pastor Jennifer Long
Apr 23, 2019 • 25 min
Good Friday sermon from Morning Star Church.
The Good Place, Part 2 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Apr 23, 2019 • 31 min
Tired of trying to figure out if you’ve been good enough for Heaven?
The Good Place, Part 1 - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Apr 15, 2019 • 39 min
Most people say they are fine when asked how they are doing. Even though they aren’t.
Plus + Side, Part 6: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Apr 8, 2019 • 36 min
Who is your ONE?
Plus + Side, Part 5: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Apr 2, 2019 • 31 min
What does it mean to sacrifice for our faith?
Plus + Side, Part 4: Pastor Jennifer Long
Apr 2, 2019 • 45 min
Being a church that focuses on outreach takes all of us.
Plus + Side, Part 3: Mike Schreiner
Mar 18, 2019 • 41 min
The next generation is our future, as believers, we should be pouring into them and pointing them to Jesus!
Plus + Side, Part 2: Keith Scarborough
Mar 11, 2019 • 33 min
God wants, expects and deserves our worship
Plus + Side, Part 1: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Mar 5, 2019 • 35 min
A new series about becoming the Plus Side church God intended us to be.
Bold Prayer, Part 3: Pastor Keith Scarborough
Feb 25, 2019 • 33 min
Increasing your influence through prayer.
Bold Prayer, Part 2: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Feb 19, 2019 • 34 min
Praying big, bold prayers to the One who can actually answer them.
Bold Prayer, Part 1: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Feb 10, 2019 • 40 min
Does prayer work? Is God even listening? Find out in this new sermon series.
ReRouting | Part Five - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Feb 4, 2019 • 32 min
What gets your attention? Learn how to give attention and pay attention to what matters most.
Rerouting | Part Four - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jan 28, 2019 • 39 min
The shortest distance from two points is a straight line.
Rerouting | Part Three - Pastor Keith Scarborough
Jan 23, 2019 • 29 min
Getting directions can make or break your marriage
The Well: Dad Daughter Dance with Michael Brownlee
Jan 17, 2019 • 23 min
mens ministry at morning star church
Rerouting | Part Two - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jan 15, 2019 • 40 min
Make good choices now, reap the benefits later.
The Well: Emotionally Healthy Spirituality
Jan 6, 2019 • 21 min
emotionally healthy spirituality, ehs, church, christianity
Rerouting | Part One - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Jan 6, 2019 • 31 min
GPS has changed the way we travel. It helps us make correct turns and assists us in getting to our destination. Sometimes however, we make a wrong turn and it reroutes us back in the right direction. God does this too by guiding us in the direction…
Christmas at the Movies: The Polar Express
Jan 3, 2019 • 27 min
In a world where fewer people are believing in the real reason for Christmas, we are firing up Number Seven and taking the Polar Express to Bethlehem. Join the Conductor and take your seat on a magical journey to discover your true place of belonging…
Christmas at the Movies: Ebenezer Scrooge
Jan 3, 2019 • 19 min
We hope you’ve all enjoyed our Christmas at the Movies message series and are having a wonderful Holiday Season. This week has some great movie themes centered around two of the most beloved Christmas stories of all time. Our Saturday and Sunday…
The Well: The Polar Express Conductor
Dec 23, 2018 • 5 min
The Conductor discusses why Christmas Eve at MSC will be so memorable.
The Well: A Chat with Ebenezer Scrooge
Dec 18, 2018 • 6 min
Scrooge discusses why he’s coming to Morning Star Church
Christmas at the Movies: The Grinch
Dec 17, 2018 • 32 min
The Bible tells us to love the Grinches in our lives. Pastor Jennifer explains how.
The Well: Cindy Lou Who
Dec 12, 2018 • 5 min
Cindy Lou Who drops by to discuss loving the Grinches in our lives.
Christmas at the Movies: Christmas with the Kranks
Dec 10, 2018 • 33 min
You can’t skip Christmas because it’s God’s story of becoming incarnate.
The Well: Christmas Shoppe with Jennifer Long
Dec 3, 2018 • 11 min
Christmas Shoppe at Morning Star Church is explained.
Christmas at the Movies: Christmas Vacation
Dec 3, 2018 • 32 min
God wants to be build you up.
How To Train Your Dollar | Part 4: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Nov 26, 2018 • 39 min
Making your money do what you want it to takes training.
How to Train Your Dollar | Part 3: Pastor Keith & Pastor Mike
Nov 19, 2018 • 43 min
Money shouldn’t control us, we should control it.
How to Train Your Dollar | Part 2: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Nov 12, 2018 • 39 min
God wants you to make your money behave.
How To Train Your Dollar | Part 1: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Nov 5, 2018 • 36 min
Making your money do what you want it to takes training.
The Well: A New Sermon Series and More
Nov 2, 2018 • 13 min
Pastor Mike discusses our new sermon series and vision night.
Unmasked | Part 4: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Oct 29, 2018 • 38 min
Difficult things happen but God is still with us.
Unmasked | Part 3: Pastor Mike Schreiner
Oct 22, 2018 • 40 min
The Christian life isn’t always easy. Our faith doesn’t come with a get our of jail free card.
Unmasked | Part 2: Pastor Jennifer Long
Oct 15, 2018 • 30 min
What mask do you wear on the internet?
Unmasked | Part 1: Over-Ruled - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Oct 8, 2018 • 32 min
Unmasking religion
Vision | Reaching For It (wk 4) - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Oct 1, 2018 • 36 min
God is reaching for people.
Vision | Rich Relationships (wk 3) - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Sep 24, 2018 • 38 min
Don’t we all want deep, meaningful relationships? Find out how.
Vision | Soul Restoration (wk 2) - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Sep 17, 2018 • 32 min
Sermon on how God desires to restore you.
Vision | Refresh (wk 1) - Pastor Mike Schreiner
Sep 10, 2018 • 44 min
Pastor Mike is back from his Sabbatical and he has a lot to share about the vision and direction of Morning Star Church.
Backpack Impact (wk 3) Pastor Steven Mitchell
Sep 4, 2018 • 34 min
Mental health issues are all of our issue.
Backpack Impact (wk 2) Pastor Keith Scarborough
Aug 27, 2018 • 38 min
The internet is amazing but, is it also harming us?
Backpack Impact (wk 1) Pastor Jennifer Long
Aug 20, 2018 • 37 min
What emotional baggage is your kid carrying around?
Summer Playlist (wk 6) Pastor Keith Scarborough
Aug 14, 2018 • 37 min
Jesus calls us to die to ourselves if we want to live.
Summer Playlist (wk 7) Bishop Robert Farr
Aug 14, 2018 • 35 min
Stay in Love with God
Summer Playlist (wk 5) Pastor Ron Watts
Jul 30, 2018 • 34 min
Sometimes we don’t actually want to get well.
Summer Playlist (wk 4) Pastor Sean Gladding
Jul 23, 2018 • 35 min
The grand story of the bible, told in a brand new way.
Summer Playlist (wk 3) Pastor Jim Preisig
Jul 16, 2018 • 31 min
Jesus is how we can all withstand the storms of life.
Summer Playlist (wk 2) Rev. Brad Kalajainen
Jul 9, 2018 • 33 min
God is for you, not against you.
Summer Playlist (wk 1) Dr. Emanuel Cleaver III
Jul 2, 2018 • 28 min
Life is a journey, and God is always with us.
Shipwrecked (wk 6) StewardSHIP
Jun 25, 2018 • 33 min
Do we really know who owns everything? Do we act like it?
Shipwrecked (wk 5) DiscipleSHIP
Jun 18, 2018 • 32 min
Discipleship is being a fully devoted follower of Jesus
Shipwrecked (wk 4) LeaderSHIP
Jun 11, 2018 • 37 min
Leaders are made, not bordn
Shipwrecked (wk 3) RelationSHIPS
Jun 5, 2018 • 34 min
We are designed to be in relationships with each other
Shipwrecked (wk 2) CitizenSHIP
May 30, 2018 • 34 min
We are both citizens of the U.S. and we are not of this world.
Shipwrecked (week 1)
May 22, 2018 • 32 min
sermon series introduction