Messiah’s House · What is the Model Church? – Jason Craft The church in Thessalonica is the only church in the New Testament that Paul describes as a “model” for others. Why did he say that? What marked them in such a way that Paul said that their faith had become known everywhere? Listen to this message by Pastor Jason as he shares four characteristics that every local church should desire to have. Enjoy!
Messiah’s House · The Power of God’s Presence, Golden Series – Jason Craft This is the first message in Pastor Jason’s new “Golden” Series. This teaching comes out of Psalm 16 and deals with the subject of intimacy with God. Listen as Pastor Jason shows us four things we can do on a daily basis to connect ourselves to God’s Presence. Enjoy!
Praise engages the Presence of God and it is in His Presence that things get supernaturally birthed in our lives. Listen to this powerful teaching by Pastor Jason as he shows us five things that get birthed by God through our praise of Him.
According to 1 Peter 2:9, God has set us apart to proclaim His praises. In this teaching, Pastor Jason talks about what praise is and why God calls us to give Him praise. It’s not enough to just have intellectual knowledge of God’s worth but we have been set apart to proclaim His worth. Listen to this message and find out what happens to us when we truly give ourselves to praise and worship. Enjoy!
This past weekend our Student Pastor, Emily Dean, shared with us about the rivers of living water. Everything in life comes back to intimacy with Jesus Christ. In John 7:37-38 it says “Let anyone who is thirsty come to me and drink. Whoever believes in me, as Scripture has said, rivers of living water will flow from within them.” Just like our bodies need water to live, our souls need Jesus to truly live. As we come to Him and drink, we begin to have life flowing through us which in turn effects everything that we do. What and where […]
Giving thanks is not always easy. There are times when we don’t feel thankful because of our circumstances. It is in these moments that we have the opportunity to give God a sacrifice of praise. Listen as Pastor Jason talks about reasons we can give thanks to God no matter what is going on in our lives. Be encouraged today!
In our lives we have been called Priests to the Lord, and this week we will be exploring what the Bible has to say about that calling. We will look at how the Lord is moved by the sound of our voice, and be drawn into deeper intimacy with Him.
God is present when we are unaware, He is manifest when we are aware. Awareness is the difference between God’s omnipresence and His manifest presence. If we want to experience and encounter the presence of God we have to learn how to cultivate spiritual awareness. How do we do that? Listen as Pastor Jason shares three things we can do on a daily basis to get into the presence of God.
This is the first of three sessions included in our Impact Track at Messiah’s House. Impact Track is our way of introducing people to the culture and DNA of our church, giving them the opportunity to join, and the ways they can do life with us as a body. Our mission and vision revolve around three words… Presence, Power, and Purpose. Listen to this important message as Pastor Jason teaches on how the Presence of God gives life to us. Enjoy!
Scripture tells us that it is possible for us to grieve the Holy Spirit (Ephesians 4:30). The Holy Spirit will never leave us but He can at times withdraw His active Presence in our lives when we grieve Him. The antonym to grieve is to please. When we live to please God we can enjoy intimate fellowship with Him and experience His love for us. This is true for both individuals and also for entire churches. Listen to this teaching by Pastor Jason as he shares how we can live in such a way that we please God and […]