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Colt to the Cross Wk 1 - Amy Seiffert - 4-7-19
Apr 8 • 36 min
Jesus wears a king’s crown and a servant’s apron. He rides a donkey instead of a warhorse. He is the King of Contrasts. Amy Seiffert unpacks all this and more in this week’s sermon.
The Road to Jerusalem Wk 3 - Steve Rieske - 3-31-19
Apr 8 • 42 min
JESUS LOVES SHORT PEOPLE. Steve Rieske talks Zacchaeus, the coming Kingdom, and more in this week’s sermon.
The Road To Jerusalem Wk 2 - Steve Rieske - 3-17-19
Mar 18 • 46 min
Was Jesus more of a left-wing hippie? Or straight-laced conservative? Or both? Or something entirely different? Find out more in this week’s sermon.
The Road to Jerusalem Wk 1 - Steve Rieske - 3-10-19
Mar 11 • 36 min
“You wanna follow me? …You know I’m homeless, right?” Jesus says some pretty intense stuff. Luckily Steve Rieske is here to help us understand.
Sacred Rhythms-Communion - Steve Rieske - 2-24-19
Feb 24 • 40 min
WHAT EVEN IS COMMUNION?! And why are Christians drinking Jesus’s blood?! Find out in this week’s sermon with Steve Rieske!
Sacred Rhythms - Baptism - Steve Rieske - 2-17-19
Feb 18 • 44 min
Did you know you can baptize a donut? Steve Rieske talks about the history and implications of baptism in this week’s sermon.
Who Is This Man Wk 3 - Ricky May - 2-10-19
Feb 13 • 36 min
What do Jesus-followers and Navy Seals have in common? …maybe not much. Maybe a lot. Find out in this week’s sermon with Ricky May!
Who Is This Man Wk 2 - Steve Rieske - 2-4-19
Feb 6 • 45 min
Did you know that Jesus invented the 5 paragraph essay? Well…not really. But Steve Rieske illustrates how Jesus formulates his thoughts according to the well-known model from our middle school years in his Sermon on the Plain in this week’s sermon.
Who Is This Man Wk 1 - Amy Seiffert - 1-27-19
Jan 27 • 32 min
In the beginning of the gospel of Luke, a question is repeatedly heard on the lips of every person who encounters Jesus: “Who is this man?!” Amy Seiffert kicks off our exploration of the book of Luke in this week’s sermon.
A Challenge To Train - Steve Rieske - 1-7-19
Jan 7 • 37 min
New Year, New You? Steve Rieske challenges us to make a new resolution to train spiritually in this week’s sermon.
Repeat the Sounding Joy - Steve Rieske - 12-16-18
Dec 17, 2018 • 44 min
“The manger and the cross are bookends of the same thing.” These and other deep truths were examined in this week’s sermon with Steve Rieske.
The Magnificat - Steve Rieske - 12-9-18
Dec 12, 2018 • 44 min
“He sees and knows. He opens the way for the oppressed. He pushes aside the rich to provide for the poor.” Does this sound like the God you know? Join Mary in finding out more about the God of the Bible in this week’s message.
Advent 2018 - Steve Rieske - 12-2-18
Dec 5, 2018 • 45 min
We know that there’s something wrong with the world. And we know that we feel an individual and collective responsibility to fix it. But how? Steve Rieske unpacks how the coming of Jesus was the beginning of a kingship meant to reign and right the wrongs…
Baptism and Orphan Sunday - 11-25-18
Nov 27, 2018 • 46 min
Some amazing stories of redemption were told this week at Brookside!
Finding Comfort in the Valley - Amy Seiffert - 11-18-18
Nov 24, 2018 • 34 min
Life is chock-full of hard paths and dark valleys. And what do we hold onto as we go? Is there any comfort in the valley? Amy Seiffert explores 5 comforting truths found in Psalm 23 for the valleys in life.
The Armor of God - Steve Rieske - 11-11-18
Nov 14, 2018 • 42 min
Sometimes life feels like a battle. What armor are you putting on? Steve Rieske wraps up our Ephesians series by explaining the battle we’re in and how to put on the armor of God.
Christians, Submit to Each Other - Steve Rieske - 11-4-18
Nov 7, 2018 • 37 min
“WIVES, SUBMIT TO YOUR HUSBANDS.” This simple verse has caused more frustration, abuse, and heartache than we’d care to admit. But in this week’s message, Steve Rieske unpacks the context of the apostle Paul’s words to show that what is implied here is…
THEREFORE, Walk - Steve Rieske - 10-28-18
Oct 29, 2018 • 48 min
In week 4 of our Ephesians series, the Apostle Paul and Steve Rieske urge us to—in light of what we have learned about Jesus and what he has done for us—walk as Children of the Light. If you’ve ever wondered how to actually live a life of light and love,…
An Invitation to Die - Ricky May - 9-30-18
Oct 16, 2018 • 31 min
As Christians, we are invited and encouraged not to give up in running the Epic Race, wherein God calls us to come and die, and watch ourselves be resurrected by him.
Getting Life From God - Steve Rieske - 10-14-18
Oct 16, 2018 • 39 min
We are bodies, spirits, and souls. And yet, sometimes it can feel like we are dying in every one of those aspects of ourselves. Steve Rieske talks about how to get life from God in this week’s sermon.
Hello Ephesus - Steve Rieske - 10-7-18
Oct 8, 2018 • 31 min
What do you and a priceless, stolen, broken, and redeemed 16th century cello have in common? Find out with Steve Rieske in this week’s sermon introducing Ephesians.
God As My Friend - Michael Brown - 9-23-18
Sep 24, 2018 • 31 min
“The only legitimate reason for becoming a Christian is to know God. And Christianity is 100% about being in a friendship with Him.” - Dr. Michael Brown Michael Brown makes some big statements and backs them up with the Scripture to prove it in his…
Missional Communities - Dan Ketterman - 9-16-18
Sep 17, 2018 • 36 min
What is the body of Christ? Is it a bunch of bodies warming a set of pews? Is it a holy huddle of fanatics fearful of the outside world? Or is it a Jesus-centered family of servants and disciples with a God-sized goal of spreading the Gospel? Dan…
Unified With One Mind - Steve Rieske - 9-9-18
Sep 10, 2018 • 38 min
The world says, “Make a name for yourself.” Jesus says, “Do NOTHING out of selfish ambition.” The world says, “Look out for Number One.” Jesus says, “Count others more significant than yourself.” The world walks around saying, “Do you know who I AM?!”…
God’s Love, Our Choice - Steve Rieske - 9-2-18
Sep 4, 2018 • 38 min
Have you ever wondered how to live the Holy Spirit-filled life? Have you ever wondered what “The Good Life” is in general? Do you want to live your best life now? Steve Rieske tackles these topics and more in this week’s sermon.
Fall Kick Off - Steve Rieske - 8-26-18
Aug 28, 2018 • 44 min
Happy New Year!!! Wait, what? Celebrate the start of a new semester at BGSU with Brookside! Steve Rieske speaks on resolutions and Amy Seiffert interviews our student ministries!
Parable of the Talents - Steve Rieske - 8-19-18
Aug 22, 2018 • 33 min
Parable of the Talents
Forgiveness Part 3 - Steve Rieske - 8-5-18
Aug 6, 2018 • 37 min
Forgiveness Part 3
Forgiveness Part 2 - Steve Rieske - 7-29-18
Jul 30, 2018 • 39 min
Forgiveness Part 2
Forgiveness - Steve Rieske - 7-22-18
Jul 23, 2018 • 37 min
Gods Word - Amy Seiffert - 7-15-18
Jul 16, 2018 • 36 min
Gods Word
Obeying - Nick Gillespie - 7-8-18
Jul 9, 2018 • 30 min
Psalm 23 - Ricky May - 7-1-18
Jul 9, 2018 • 36 min
Psalm 23
Journeying with God in Prayer - Steve Rieske - 6-24-18
Jul 9, 2018 • 30 min
Journeying with God in Prayer
Fatherhood - Michael Brown - 6/17/18
Jun 21, 2018 • 32 min
Steve Rieske - Which Father Will You Worship - 6-10-18
Jun 14, 2018 • 35 min
6-10-18 - Steve Rieske - Which Father Will You Worship
Where Do We Find Our Identity? - Steve Rieske - 6-3-18
Jun 11, 2018 • 35 min
Where Do We Find Our Identity? - Steve Rieske - 6-3-18
Soul Hunger - Steve Rieske - 5-27-18
May 29, 2018 • 36 min
The very first episode of Brookside Church !