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Our God is a present father

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You know that feeling when you are with someone you love? Whether it be a best friend, a parent, spouse, or family member, when you love ...

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God is already pleased with you — really, He is

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Most of us were trying to make a father proud long before we knew Jesus.  Maybe your father has always been present in your life. You k...

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Sermon

Call me Dad

From No Ordinary Father

Sep 10, 2018

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When we see God the way He truly wants to be seen, everything changes. Watch Dan Lian’s message to discover a God who smiles in our direc...

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The Nature of the Shepherd

From Shepherd

June 18, 2018

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Every person who tries to live life on their terms will soon discover they’re just like sheep — spiritually defenseless, directionless, a...

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Why it matters to know God as your Father

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In the summer of 2015, my wife and I boarded a plane for China to adopt a 5-year-old boy. We named him Joseph, and without missing a beat...

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Is your relationship with your dad affecting how you see God?

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Soon after Sharie and I met and fell in love, we began to realize we both loved God with all our hearts, but we had very different ways o...

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Father Didn’t Know Best - Chip Schneider’s Story

Jan 17, 2011

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Chip Schneider didn’t teach his children to know Jesus. They taught him.

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Surviving Father’s Day when you have a broken relationship with your dad

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Father’s Day is supposed to be a celebration of our amazing dads. It’s about superhero dads who love us unconditionally, who are there n...

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Five lessons I learned about being a dad

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It seems like yesterday when I found out I was going to be a dad.  My wife and I were excited about being parents, and I loved the idea o...

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A hook-up that turned into true love

July 24, 2012

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Matt and Melodie Webber started out as "friends with benefits." Their relationship struggles made them see the meaning of true love.

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Missing the love of my father

Jan 14, 2014

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Charlene Patterson searched for satisfaction in relationships because she could not satisfy her need for a father’s love. Watch her story...

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Three fears expectant fathers face (and how to move past them)

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Nothing is more simultaneously joyful and frightening than becoming a father. I remember pointing at my wife’s belly and saying, “There ...

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