Bible Text: Romans 13:8-10, 1John 3:16-18 | Speaker: Heather Denis, Matt Denis, Nathan Woods | Series: Advent 2015, Right To Refuge, Stand Alone Messages 2015 A presentation by the Right To Refuge organization about the Syrian refugee crisis - including background info about the civil war, how to help sponsor a Syrian family to come to Thunder Bay, and how God calls us to help and love others in need.
Speaker: Josh Plett | Series: Missionaries to Madagascar, Stand Alone Messages 2015 Guest speaker Josh Plett, pilot with Mission Aviation Fellowship in Madagascar shares about the work he's doing there and being part of God's story.
Bible Text: Matthew 21:12-16 | Speaker: Rob Freeman | Series: Stand Alone Messages 2015 We can be pretty obsessed with our own comfort - and not thinking a whole lot about what God wants for our lives. What happens when we challenge this pattern? Rob looks at the story of Jesus entering the Temple courts and explores what this has to say about our own pursuit of comfort.
Bible Text: 2 Timothy 3:10-16 | Speaker: Chris Pacholczak | Series: Stand Alone Messages 2015 Former lead pastor Chris Pacholczak shares about his family's experience over the last year as they moved away from Thunder Bay and the role that the Bible has played in encouraging him and teaching the importance of knowing it well.
Speaker: Fritz & Alice-Marie Veurink | Series: Impact Nations: Haiti Trip, Stand Alone Messages 2015 Listen to Grassroots' friends, Fritz and Alice-Marie Veurink, as they share about their recent trip to Haiti and the incredible way that God worked through their group while they were there. Hear about some of the miraculous healings that took place and be encouraged as you draw closer to the Living God!
Speaker : Fritz & Alice-Marie Veurink
Speaker: Gene Howard | Series: Stand Alone Messages 2015 Visiting speaker Gene Howard shares thoughts on church membership - specifically what it means from a biblical perspective on what it means to be the Body of Christ.
Bible Text: 1 Corinthians 13:1-7 | Speaker: Rob Freeman | Series: Stand Alone Messages 2015 How should Christians approach trusting others? Other Christians? Non-Christians? Rob takes a practical look at the issue of trust and the role it plays in the Christian's life in terms of our witness and our day to day living.
Bible Text: Matt. 28:16-20 | Speaker: Ryan Whatley | Series: Stand Alone Messages 2015 Ryan explores the role of the new position Special Projects Coordinator and the intent it is to have with the Grassroots community. He shares how each of us has a role in the Kingdom of God - through discipleship.
Bible Text: Luke 4:7, Song of Solomon 1; Matt 15:8; | Speaker: Matt Denis | Series: Stand Alone Messages 2015, Why Worship Why do we worship? Matt Denis, the worship director at Grassroots, takes on this question and shows why we are to actively and deliberately focus our minds on the object of our worship.
Bible Text: 1 Peter 4:8-10, Romans 12:13, Hebrews 13:2, Titus 2:3-4 | Speaker: Sandy Taddeo | Series: Stand Alone Messages 2015 Our new community connections coordinator, Sandy Taddeo, discusses his role and how we're striving to have both hospitality and community impact one another and build off each other.