Eugene Faith Center's Podcast

We read together the account of the first Christmas night when Jesus was born, a world-changing and personally transformative event. Perhaps as we reflect on this familiar story, we may too have a fresh awe and hope.

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We begin our Christmas series.

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We begin a new series in the book of Isaiah.

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We conclude our series on David.

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We all get off track in our lives at times and there is damage and loss as a result. But going forward, how can be protect ourselves from becoming vulnerable to getting off track again? We look to the story of David that has been passed down in the Scriptures in 2 Samuel 11 & 12.

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The Period of Open Struggle

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We take time to study the scriptures together, led by Tyler Nice.

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With the election being held this week, we take time to study the Scriptures to explore how we can best play our part and pray for our country.

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David Vobora, Churchill High School graduate and retired NFL linebacker, shares his testimony at Men's Night Out.

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Psalm 27

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We read and study Mark 12.

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We live in a time that is unstable and uncertain. Sometimes, our tendency is to let fear rule our hearts and minds. On this morning, we read from Psalm 46 and let the Lord speak to our hearts and strengthen us for the days ahead.

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Continuing in the book of Mark, we read and study Mark 12:12-34.

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Our Foursquare district supervisor, Gabe Barreiro, reads from Luke 24:13-35 and offers wisdom and insight for when life turns out unexpectedly. 

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To begin this new fall season, we take time to reflect on what Communion means, remember what God has said to each of us and renew ourselves in all that is proclaimed in the taking of Communion. 

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We look to the Scriptures in Mark 9 & 10 to explore how and why we can use our talents, position, time or resources to help or encourage others for their good without the demand for recognition or return.

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We are the called ones. We are invited. On this morning, we take time to read from Mark 1 to explore our foundational invitation and personal address from the Lord.

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We take time to read Mark 10 and Pastor Steve offers some observations on the passage.

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As the new school year starts, we take time to reflect on what it means to be a life-long learner. 

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Receive, grow, share!

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We read and study Habakkuk.

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We read and study in Mark 8.

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We read and study Hosea 2.

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We read together the story of Mephibosheth in 2 Samuel 9:1-13 to examine the context, dynamics and reception of kindness.

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We read the story of the Prodigal Son and Pastor Steve makes note of key characteristics of the loving Father.

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Jesus meets us in our points of struggles and in all the things we go through as seen in Mark 6.

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We read and study Ephesians 4 & 5.

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Beth Barone leads us through Mark 5.

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Tyler Nice leads us through Genesis 32:22-32.

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In the times in which we live, we need leadership. We look to the Scriptures in 1 Peter 5:1-11 to see that all of us are called to lead in our own ways.

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We read and study together Mark 4:1-20.

 

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We read and study Isaiah 40.

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We read and study Mark 3:13-35 where Jesus calls the twelve apostles.

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On this Fourth of July weekend, we take time to explore what it means to be part of our larger community. 

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We begin our summer series called "Paths" Pastor Steve reads Psalm 25.

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We read together Mark 2:1-12 of the story of Jesus healing the crippled man. Pastor George makes note of three key elements in this passage -- faith, forgiveness and freedom.

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To prepare our hearts and minds to receive communion, we read in John 13:1-6 and 1 Corinthians 11:17-34.

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Five Movements in Our Ongoing Process of Becoming More Like God

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To begin our new series in the Book of Mark, we read and study Mark 1:1-11 about John the Baptist.

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AJ Swoboda is our guest for the morning. He preaches on keeping the Sabbath and reads from Mark 3:1-12.

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We read and study in the book of Habakkuk.

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Pastor George reads from Genesis 17:1-6.

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Kathy Rice reads from Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 and we chat about how it's better to be together.

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We listen and reflect on the Book of Jonah.

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We each have different experiences with the Holy Spirit, but yet we must find collective discernment and let the Holy Spirit help us go forward together. We look to the Scriptures in Acts 15 to read about the first Church council and make note of three key points in the passage.

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The Witness and Martyrdom of Stephen

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2 Kings 18:1-8

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We read in Acts 6:1-7.

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We read in Acts 3 about Peter healing the lame man and explore what this story means for us today.

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Leaning is a such a key in our walk with Christ. How can we learn to lean on Jesus so that we can grow?

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Austin Breault, a leader in our church and in our youth ministries, gives a message on Faith as seen in the David and Goliath story.

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We look to and study the Scriptures in Genesis 39:1-23. 

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Aaron Friesen reads from Acts 2.

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We read in Genesis 37 and study the journey of Joseph.

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We begin a new series in the Book of Acts.

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We read and study Genesis 32:22-32 to see the story of Jacob.

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Easter 2016

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We look at one of the events that happened in the holy week when Jesus realized his final days have come. In Matthew 21 we see Jesus entering the temple. Why did Jesus interrupt this service overturn table and cast people out?

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Palm Sunday, the Cross and the Resurrection

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We read and study Genesis 17.

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Kathy Rice reads and reflects on the Beatitudes in Matthew 5:1-10.

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We read and reflect on Genesis 17 before taking communion together.

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We read and study together Genesis 16:1-16.

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We conclude our series in Colossians.

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We ready and study Genesis 15.

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There are a lot of reasons we struggle within households and with our family relationships. In a society that drives us apart, how can we be better parents and spouses? Pastor Steve reads from Colossians 3 and makes note of three principles from this passage that show the apostolic vision for family life. 

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Continuing our series in Genesis, Aaron Friesen reads and examines Genesis 11-12.

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Even though we are infinitely loved, accepted and forgiven, filled with the Spirit, with God near to us, our natural desires are still disordered and our perception of God, ourselves, and others is still distorted. We must go on a journey to reorder our interior and exterior life. But it is a struggle! How can we develop new patterns of thinking and living? We look to the scriptures in Colossians 3:1-17.

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In preparation to take communion on this Ash Wednesday, we read together the temptation of Jesus in the wilderness.

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Genesis Series #3

“Cain and Abel”

Genesis 4:1-16

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Whether we are new, or a "re-new" Christian, as we think about building our lives in this new time, what might an Apostle say to us? What kind of direction might he give? We look to the scriptures in Colossians 1:1-14.

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On this evening, AJ Swoboda, founding pastor of Theophilus Church in Portland, reads from Psalm 22 and talks about what we do when we face a time of darkness.

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Pastor Steve offers some beginning pointers from the Christian Scriptures to a healthier spirit, soul and body.

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We begin a journey through Genesis. Genesis is not always the easiest book to understand, but the invitation isn’t to a journey of perfect understanding, it’s an invitation to go on a journey with a faithful and patient God who is creating, leading, correcting, promising and always walking with us.

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Steve Overman reads from Isaiah 6:1-13, recounting the scripture when Isaiah was called to be a prophet. From this passage we see three things that Isaiah realized that changed his life, so that he could experience goodness and could be a resource to those around him, and we are reminded that this is God's promise for us today and for this new year.

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Our world today is full of tragedy, but the Bible shows us that throughout all of time people have experienced pain, suffering, tragedy and loss. On this evening, we are reminded that we can have hope because we have a Helper and stand firm in the truth of Jesus.

 

 

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