Eugene Faith Center's Podcast (Sunday Mornings)

This morning, Pastor Steve shares from Jeremiah 29:1-14 and we have communion together.

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This morning, Pastor Steve shares from John 4:4-42 about receiving and extending the gift of God.

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Continuing in our topical series, Pastor Steve speaks about sharing the gospel with others in the context of the New Testament.

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We gather this morning as Pastor Steve shares a couple scriptures and discusses a biblical outlook on work.

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Jackie Hudson

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The New Communion

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Attitude Towards Possessions and Wealth

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Leah Payne is our guest for the morning and reflects on Psalm 145. 

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The Power and Problem of Mercy

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We begin a new series in the book of Luke and take the morning to read about the baptism of Jesus.

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During this advent season, we take time to read about Mary, the mother of Jesus.

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We begin our Christmas series by reading in Luke 1 about the challenges and blessings of hopeful expectation.

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What might Jesus say is the most important thing in our lives? Using Jesus’ famous answer to the question of an expert in the Law of Moses this message suggests it is to love God with our whole being and to love our neighbors as ourselves. It further suggests a start for how we can do that.

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This is the third sermon by Pastor Aaron Friesen in a five-part series titled, "The Promise of Restoration".

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This is the second sermon in a series titled "The Promise of Restoration" by Pastor Steve Overman

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This study series concludes by exploring the valuable role played by each and every person and the importance of shared, public prayers and covenant renewal rituals in the rebuilding process.

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Practices that help us remember who we are and that we belong to the Lord.

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We learn from Haggai's word of challenge and encouragement to the people of Israel about what they should be focused on as they seek to (re)build a future for themselves in the land.​

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I Corinthians 12 - Each and every one of us is needed in order to make the church all that it can be. 

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High School Pastor, Andy Gilbert, just wrapped up his last high school camp of his career. Over the years, he has compiled seven secrets to a great life and on this morning, he shares his number six secret - giving.

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Dt. 6:4-7:6

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Pastor Steve returns from sabbatical and shares about his experience. We also take time to read the scriptures to prepare our hearts and minds to take communion.

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George Boehmer tells a modern day version of the parable of the prodigal son.

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In part of two of our series on perseverance, Pastor Aaron Friesen walks us through the failures and successes of Paul's journey.

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To start this two-part series, George reads from II Corinthians 4.

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Kathy Rice leads us through Psalm 139.

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We gather together to study Luke 24:13-35 with guest speaker, Tyler Nice.

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We conclude our series in Philippians.

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We look at Philippians 3:7-21 together and talk about how God wants us to mature in Him and continue our growth.

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Adopt this Attitude | Philippians 2:1-13

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Philippians 1:1-11

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We conclude our series in the Book of Mark on Easter morning by remembering and celebrating the resurrection of Christ!

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Mark 8:27-34

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Learning the Lessons of the Loaves

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On this special morning Jannine Johnson is joined by a few kids from our congregation to tell the story of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego, the three people thrown into a fiery furnace by Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon, when they refused to bow down to the king's image as seen in Daniel chapter 3. 

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Seeds and the Kingdom of God - Aaron Frisen leads us through three parables in the Book of Mark.

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There are many potential dangers from religious ideas and practices, some even well meaning. We read about three examples in the Book of Mark to help us be aware of these pitfalls: exclusion, inflexibility and legalism.

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We read and study Mark 1:21 - 45.

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The Call to Follow - Mark 1:14-20

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We begin our new series through the book of Mark.

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We spend time reading Joshua 1:1-9 and explore helpful things we can do in new times.

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To prepare us to take communion, we read together Isaiah 40 and Pastor Steve makes notes of a few specific promises God gives to his people. 

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We look at Abraham who 4000 years ago discovered there is hope for new beginnings. In this new year, each one of us can have this same hope.

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We begin our Christmas series.

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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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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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Psalm 27

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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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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 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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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 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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We read and study Ephesians 4 & 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 Isaiah 40.

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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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Five Movements in Our Ongoing Process of Becoming More Like God

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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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Pastor George reads from Genesis 17:1-6.

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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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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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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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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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Easter 2016

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Palm Sunday, the Cross and the Resurrection

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

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We conclude our series in Colossians.

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

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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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