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August 2020 Online Worship Videos


July 2020 Online Worship Videos

(we apologize for the sound issues during portions of the 7/26 recording) 


June 2020 Online Worship Videos


May 2020 Online Worship Videos



    April 2020 Online Worship Videos:

    Here are links to some songs that complement this Easter message:  

    Way Maker (Live from Passion 2020) ft. Kristian Stanfill, Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes

    Miracles // Jeremy Riddle & Steffany Gretzinger // Bethel Music


    March 2020 Online Worship Videos:


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    July 2020

    June, 2020

    "A, B, C to Gen-Z" (Acts 2, and Acts 17) Family Pastor Ben Royer

    June 21, 2020: "Forward by Faith: A Missional Church Family LEADS THE WAY" (Ephesians 3:20-21) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 14, 2020: "Forward by Faith: A Missional Church Family LOOKS AHEAD" (Hebrews 11:13-16) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 7, 2020: "Forward by Faith: A Missional Church Family REACHES OUT" (Luke 19:1-9) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May, 2020

    May 31, 2020: "Forward by Faith: A Missional Church Family CARES" (Acts 6:1-7) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 24, 2020: "Forward by Faith: A Missional Church Family SERVES" (1st Corinthians 12:21-27) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 17, 2020: "A Path Forward: The Real Thing" (Philippians 4:10-14) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 10, 2020: "A Path Forward: Peace" (Philippians 4:6-7) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 3, 2020: "A Path Forward Means Everything" (Philippians 3:3-14) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April, 2020

    April 26. 2020: "A Path Forward: Living a Life of Joy" (Philippians 2:1-5) Pastor Chad Oyer. View the video Pastor Chad used at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pb7_YJp9bVA

    April 19. 2020: "A Path Forward: Journey through Philippians" (Acts 9:3-6) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 12. 2020: "The Tomb Was Empty So That You Don't Have to Be" (John 20:1-8) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer. Here are links to a couple of Contemporary worship songs that complement Pastor Chad’s Easter message: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1kBvpS3z9Qo and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pV6-QqitjOc

    April 5, 2020: "The Palm Sunday Crisis" (Matthew 21:1-11) Visitation Pastor, Dr. Gary Hogue (to watch the video Pastor Hogue used, search "A Place in the Choir - Celtic Thunder" on YouTube)

    March, 2020

    March 29, 2020: "Heavenly Wisdom" (James 3:13) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer"

    March 22, 2020: "Wise Prayers" (James 5:13-20) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer"

    March 15, 2020: "Wisdom for Tough Times" (James 5:7-12) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer"

    March 8, 2020: "Wisely Listening and Doing" (James 1:19-27) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    March 1, 2020: "Wisdom for Tough Times" (James 1:2-6) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 2020

    February 23, 2020: "One More Thing" (Proverbs 29:18) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 16, 2020: "Wise Words - Part 2" (Proverbs 15:4) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 9, 2020: "Wise Words - Part 1" (Proverbs 15:4) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 2, 2020: "One Thing - Part 5" (Proverbs 3:5-6) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January, 2020

    January 26, 2020: "One Thing - Part 4" (Proverbs 3:5-6) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 19, 2020: "One Thing - Part 3" (Proverbs 3:5-6) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 12, 2020: "One Thing - Part 2" (Proverbs 13:4) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 5, 2020: "One Thing" (Proverbs 3:13-18) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    December, 2019

    December 22, 2019: "Within Us and For Us" Part IV (Matthew 1:23) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 15, 2019: "Within Us and For Us" Part III (Matthew 1:23) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 8, 2019: "Within Us and For Us" Part II (Matthew 1:23) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 1, 2019: "With Us and For Us" Part I (Matthew 1:23) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    November, 2019

    November 24, 2019: "Thanks? - Part IV" (Philippians 4:10-13) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    November 17, 2019: "Thanks? - Part III" (Philippians 4:10-13) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    November 10, 2019: "Thanks? - Part II" (Philippians 4:10-13) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    November 3, 2019: "Thanks?" (Philippians 4:10-13) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    October 2019 Sermons

    October 27, 2019: "Yes, Jesus, We Will Take Risks" (Mark 2:1-12) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 20, 2019: "Yes, Jesus, We Will Practice Radical Generosity" (Mark 12:41-44) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 13, 2019: "Yes, Jesus, We will be Spiritual Contributors, Not Consumers" (John 4:31-38) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 6, 2019: "Yes, Jesus, We Believe" (Hebrews 11:1-2) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    September, 2019 Sermons

    September 29, 2019: "Yes, I'll Serve Others" (Matthew 25:35-40) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 22, 2019: "Yes, I'll Serve You" (Colossians 3:23-24) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 15, 2019: "Yes, I'll Follow You" (Ephesians 5:1-21) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer.

    September 8, 2019: "Yes to Jesus" (John 11:17-27) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer. Watch the video from Pastor Chad's message on You Tube: search "Domino Chain Reaction Stephen Morris""

    September 1, 2019: "A Boat, a Bird, and a Bow in the Sky” Dr. Jack Harnish

    August 2019 Sermons

    August 25, 2019: "The Power of Focus Pt.4" (Hebrews 10:19-25) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 18, 2019: "The Power of Focus Pt.3" (John 1:1-5) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 11, 2019: "The Power of Focus Pt.2" (Matthew 5:13-16) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 4, 2019: "The Power of Focus" (2nd Peter 3:9) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 2019 Sermons

    July 28, 2019: "2119/Upwards" (Matthew 6:9-13) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 21, 2019: "2119/Outwards" (Mark 12:30-31) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 14, 2019: "2119/Onwards" (Philippians 3:13-14) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 7, 2019: "2119/Vision" (Proverbs 29:18) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 2019 Sermons

    June 30, 2019: "Promise + Potential = YOU" - Part 5 (1st Samuel 1:10-11) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 23, 2019: "Promise + Potential = YOU" - Part 4 (Judges 4:17,24) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 16, 2019: "Promise + Potential = YOU" - Part 3 (Judges 6:11-16) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 9, 2019: "Promise + Potential = YOU" - Part 2 (Jeremiah 1:4-19) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer View the Global Leadership 2019 Promo at https://globalleadership.org/global-leadership-summit/?scrollToAnchor=previewExperience

    June 2, 2019: "Promise + Potential = YOU" - Part 1 (Luke 8:1-3) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    May, 2019 Sermons

    May 26, 2019: "FORWARD with Greater Faith" (Exodus 40:34-38) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 19, 2019: "FORWARD with Wisdom" (Exodus 20:1-17) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 12, 2019: "FORWARD with Provisions" (Exodus 16:1-18) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 5, 2019: "FORWARD with Trust" (Exodus 3:6) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 2019 Sermons

    April 28, 2019: "FORWARD with Certainty" (Exodus 3:8) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 21, 2019: "Do You Want To Testify?" (John 3:16-17) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    April 14, 2019: "Do You Want Direction?" (John 12:12-19, 35-37) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    April 7, 2019: "Do You Want Fellowship?" (John 17:20-23) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    March 2019 Sermons

    March 31, 2019: "Do You Want Purpose?" (John 13:1-17) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    March 24, 2019: "Do You Want A Miracle?" (John 11:17-44) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    March 17, 2019: "Do You Want Help?" (John 6:1-5) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    March 10, 2019: "What Do You Want?" (John 1:35-39) Lead Pastor, Chad Oyer

    March 3, 2019: "What Nourishes a Missional Church?" (Psalm 104:27-34) Dr. Gary Hogue. View the video used by Pastor Hogue on You Tube: search "Justin Beaver".

    February 2019 Sermons

    February 24, 2019: "MORE" (Ephesians 6:1-23) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 17, 2019: "More Mission Fields" (Ephesians 3:1-12) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 10, 2019: "More Missionaries" (Ephesians 4:1-16) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 3, 2019: "More Faith" (Hebrews 11:1-39) Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 2019 Sermons

    January 27, 2019: "The Power of Four Words: Breakthrough" (Acts 1:8) by Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 20, 2019: "The Power of Four Words: Receive" (Matthew 7:7) by Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 13, 2019: "The Power of Four Words: Breathe" (Genesis 2:3) by Lead Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 6, 2019: "The Power of Four Words: Reflect" (Ecclesiastes 3:1-13) by Lead Pastor Chad Oyer. Find the video used by Pastor Chad on You Tube. Search "Byrds Turn Turn Turn 1965"

    December 2018 Sermons

    December 30, 2018: "The Making of a Family, Part 5" (Matthew 2:13-25) Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 24, 2018: Christmas Eve Meditation "The Greatest Gift EVER!" Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 23, 2018: "The Making of a Family, Part 4" (Luke 2:8-20) Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 16, 2018: "The Making of a Family, Part 3" (Luke 2:1-7) Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 9, 2018: "The Making of a Family, Part 2" (Luke 1:56) Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 2, 2018: "The Making of a Family, Part 1" (Matthew 1:19) Pastor Chad Oyer

    November 2018 Sermons

    November 25, 2018: "The Breakthrough Prescription" (Psalm 33:1-7) Dr. Gary Hogue. (To view the videos Dr. Hogue used in his message, search You Tube for "Most Grumpy Baby in the World" and "Baby can't contain her excitement when she sees a cat."

    November 18, 2018: "The Golden Rule - Part 5" (Acts 17:16-21) Pastor Chad Oyer

    November 11, 2018: "The Golden Rule - Part 4" (John 4:9) Pastor Chad Oyer

    November 4, 2018: "The Golden Rule - Part 3" (Ephesians 4:1-6) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 2018 Sermons

    October 28, 2018: "The Golden Rule - Part 2" (Matthew 7:12) Pastor Chad Oyer (The first 3 minutes of this recording are of lower quality, due to a production problem.)

    October 21, 2018: "The Golden Rule" (Luke 10: 38-42) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 14, 2018: "Breaking Through to Generosity" (2nd Corinthians 9:6-15) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 7, 2018: "Breaking Through to Gratitude" (Psalm 23) Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 2018 Sermons

    September 30, 2018: "Breaking Through to People First" (1st John 4:1-21) Pastor Chad Oyer - View the video used in this message on You Tube. Search "I Like Wedding Ring"

    September 23, 2018: "Breaking Through to Greatness" (1st Thessalonians 1:1-8a) Pastor Chad Oyer - View the video used in this message on You Tube. Search "Wright Brothers day that shook the world"

    September 16, 2018: "Breaking Through Complacency" (Revelation 3:16) Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 9, 2018: "Breaking Through Barriers" (Genesis 39:20) Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 2, 2018: "Hope for a New Chapter" (Jeremiah 32:38) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 2018 Sermons

    August 26, 2018: "Hope In the Midst of Destruction" (Jeremiah 36:1-32) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 19, 2018: "Hope at the Breaking Point" (Jeremiah 20:14-18) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 12, 2018: "Hope in Bondage" (Jeremiah 13:1-11) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 5, 2018: "Hope in Hardship (Jeremiah 1:1-3) Pastor Chad Oyer

    July, 2018 Sermons

    July 29, 2018: "34 Years, for Better, for Worse" (John 1:1-5) Dr. Gary Hogue

    July 22, 2018: "Kids First" (Matthew 19:14) Pastor Chad Oyer - COMING SOON!!

    July 15, 2018: "The Right King" (Revelation 1:5-8, 17-18) Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 8, 2018: "The Right Foundation" (1st Corinthians 3:11) Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 1, 2018: "The Right Life" (John 3:16-17) Pastor Chad Oyer (A video version of this message, which was not broadcast, is available under "Worship/TV Message & Music." Click the special link there.)

    June 2018 Sermons

    June 24, 2018: "The Right Confession" (Matthew 16:13-20) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 17, 2018: "The Right One" (Matthew 9:1-8) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 10, 2018: "The Right Way" (Isaiah 62:10) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 3, 2018: "A Missional Church Leads: Pt. 5" (Ephesians 3:20-12) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May, 2018 Sermons

    May 27, 2018: "A Missional Church Looks Ahead: Pt. 4" (Hebrews 11:13-16) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 20, 2018: "A Missional Church REACHES OUT: Pt. 3" (Matthew 28:16-20) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 13, 2018: "A Missional Church CARES: Pt. 2" (Ephesians 4:11-16) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 6, 2018: "A Missional Church SERVES: Pt. 1" (1st Corinthians 12:21-27) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April, 2018 Sermons

    April 29, 2018: "The Exponential Reward" (Matthew 25:14-30) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 22, 2018: "The Exponential Power of Being in the Right Place, the Right Moment" (John 5:17) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 15, 2015: Service Cancelled due to Weather!

    April 8, 2018: "The Exponential Power of a Small Seed" (Matthew 17:20-21) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 1, 2018: "Love Wins" (Romans 8:38-39) Pastor Chad Oyer

    March, 2018 Sermons

    March 25, 2018: "Unrelenting Love" (Luke 19:28-42) Pastor Chad Oyer

    March 18, 2018: "Coming Home: Becoming Like The Father" (Luke 6:36) Pastor Chad Oyer

    March 11, 2018: "Coming Home: The Father" (Luke 15:20) Pastor Chad Oyer

    March 4, 2018: "Coming Home: The Elder Son" (Luke 15:25-32) Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 2018 Sermons

    February 25, 2018: "Coming Home: The Younger Son" (Luke 15:32) Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 18, 2018: "Coming Home: Two Sons and a Father: (Luke 15: 11-32) Dr. Gary Hogue

    February 11, 2018: "More Fight is Better" (2nd Timothy 4:1-7) Pastor Chad Oyer

    February 4, 2018 "More Preparation is Better" (2nd Timothy 4:1-2) Pastor Chad Oyer

    January, 2018 Sermons

    January 28, 2018: "Better is More-Be Strong" (2nd Timothy 2:1) Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 21, 2018: "Better is More-Be Courageous" (2nd Timothy 4:1-5) Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 14, 2018: "Better is More-Be You" (2nd Timothy 1:6) Pastor Chad Oyer

    January 7, 2018: "Better is More" (1st Timothy 4:12-16) Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 2017 Sermons

    December 31, 2017: "A New Self for the New Year" (Psalm 139:14, Colossians 3:1-11) Dr Gary Hogue

    December 24, 2017: "Divinely Led" (Luke 2:1-12) Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 17, 2017: "The Gifts of Christmas - Joy" (Luke 2:9-12) Pastor Chad Oyer

    December 10, 2017: "The Journey to Messiahville" (Isiah 11:6-9) Dr. Jack Harnish

    December 3, 2017: "The Gifts of Christmas - LOVE" (Ephesians 3:17-19) Pastor Chad Oyer

    November 2017 Sermons

    November 26, 2017: "The Gifts of Christmas - HOPE" (Psalm 31:24) Pastor Chad Oyer

    November 19, 2017: "The Blessing of Grace" (2nd Corinthians 13:14) Pastor Chad Oyer

    November 12, 2017: "The Blessing of Peace" (John 16:33) Pastor Chad Oyer

    November 5, 2017: "The Blessing of Light" (Genesis 1:3) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 2017 Sermons

    October 29, 2017: Operation Christmas Child Speaker, Roselyn Nsenga

    October 29, 2017: "You BELONG to HIM" (Psalm 121:1-7) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 22, 2017: "The Blessing" (Numbers 6:22-27) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 15, 2017: "ALL IN for 2018" (Joshua 3:17) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 8, 2017: "Purposed for a Mission" (John 17:18) Pastor Chad Oyer

    October 1, 2017: "Purposed to Serve" (Ephesians 2"10) Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 2017 Sermons

    September 24, 2017: "Purposed for Christlikeness" (Romans 8:29) Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 17, 2017: "Purposed For God's Family" (Romans 12:5) Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 10, 2017 "Purposed for God's Pleasure" (Psalm 119:135) Pastor Chad Oyer

    September 3, 2017: "Encourage Everyone, Always" (Romans 15:1-7) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August, 2017 Sermons

    August 27, 2017: "Bless Everyone, Always" (Genesis 12:1-4) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 20, 2017: "Welcome Everyone, Always" (1st Peter 4:8-11) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 13, 2017: "Serve Everyone, Always" (John 13:1-10) Pastor Chad Oyer

    August 6, 2017: "Love Everyone, Always" (Luke 10:27) Pastor Chad Oyer

    July, 2017 Sermons

    July 30, 2017 "I Promise to Change You" (Psalm 51:10) Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 23, 2017: No sermon audio this week - VBS Celebration.

    July 16, 2017: I Promise to Strengthen You" (Isaiah 40:28-31) Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 9, 2017: "I Promise to Forgive You" (1st John 1:9) Pastor Chad Oyer

    July 2, 2017: "I Promise to Always be With You" (Matthew 28:20) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June, 2017 Sermons

    June 25, 2017: "Fully Available (4)" (Esther, selected verses) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 18, 2017: "Fully Available (3)" (Genesis 8:14-22) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 11, 2017: "Fully Available (2)" (Daniel 3:8-30) Pastor Chad Oyer

    June 4, 2017: "Fully Available" (Genesis 12:1-9) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May, 2017 Sermons

    May 28, 2017: "Get Ready!" (Acts 1:6-14) Pastor Cad Oyer

    May 21, 2017: "ALL IN: 5K" (John 1:14:15-21, Acts 17:22-28) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 14, 2017: "ALL IN: 4K" (1st Peter 2:2-10) Pastor Chad Oyer

    May 7, 2017: "ALL IN: 3K" (Luke 24:13-35) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 2017 Sermons

    April 30, 2017: "ALL IN 2K" (John 10:1-10) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 23, 2017: "ALL IN 1K" (John 20:19-31; 1st Peter 1:3-9) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 16, 2017: "All In" (John 20:1-18) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 9, 2017: "Yes, It's Time to Celebrate" (Psalm 118: 1-2; Matthew 21:1-11) Pastor Chad Oyer

    April 2, 2017: "Restart: Consider the Possibilities..." (Ezekiel 37:1-14, John 11:1-45) Pastor Chad Oyer