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The sermon this week comes from John 10 which gives us key insights to characteristics of "A Secure Emotional Attachement".  God says if you have a personal relationship with Him, no one can take you from Him.   

Direct download: A_Secure_Emotional_Attachment.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT
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This weeks message comes from Jeremiah 13: 21-23.  It is a sacrifice to give up our will to follow God's will.   Paul says in Romans 12:1; that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service.  Are you willing to sacrifice?

Direct download: The_Battle_Within.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00am PDT
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Romans 7:15 "For what I am doing, I do not understand.  For what I will to do, that I do not practice; but what I hate, that I do." Pastor Joe uses this scripture to put together this powerful sermon on Overcoming Resistance.

Direct download: Overcoming__Resistance.mp3
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Pastor Daryl of Victory Christian Fellowship brings a powerful message this week from the book of Mark.  What will your heart hear when it comes to the word of God?

Direct download: Hearts_That_Can_Hear.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT
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Pastor Joe brings the message from John 1:14 this week.  Satan is trying to divide us and sift through our relationships but God intends for us to have safe relationships. 

Direct download: Developing_Safe_Relationships_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:52pm PDT
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Pastor Joe preaches from the book of Habakkuk this week.

Direct download: From_Trembling_to_Triumphing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:53pm PDT
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Pastor Trevor from Risen preached to all seven churches who meet on the Trinity Campus @ 1015 California Ave. Santa Monica, Ca as part of our once a year fellowship.  His question for all of us is our sphere of influence continuing to expand?

Direct download: Unity_Service_2012.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm PDT
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Pastor Joe brings the message from Exodus 14: 13-14 this week.  When God wants to move us from a place of comfort to another place, or along our spiritual journey, we are moved in stages. The pre-awareness stage, the awareness stage, and the turning point.  Will you "stand still" and see the salvation of the Lord?

Direct download: Guiding_Others_On_Their_Spiritual_Journey.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm PDT
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Happy Father's Day!

Direct download: Champions_Endure.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm PDT
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When we get saved, God saves the spirit and the soul but we forget the body is required to live a life of a saved person. God is interested in what you do with your body just as much as He is interested with your spirit.

Direct download: Salvation_is_Life.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm PDT
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Pastor Joe delivers a wonderful message this week from the book of Romans. A Call to Freedom, are you walking towards the word of God or are you walking towards the flesh?

Direct download: A_Call_for_Freedom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am PDT
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Pastor Joe preaches from Exodus 3 this week about the burning bush experience.  You have to practice paying attention or you will miss what God really wants to say to you and you will miss many moments when God wants to be present with you if you don't practice paying attention. God wants you to hear a word from Him!

Direct download: The_Practice_of_Paying_Attention.mp3
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This weeks sermon from Exodus 31:16-18 focuses on us resting and refocusing on the Lord.  Pastor Joe points out how we need to keep the sabbath and stand still and rest.  Do you have to much on your plate?

Direct download: Taking_Sabbath_Moments_Daily.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am PDT
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Pastor Joe delivers a special message for mothers out of the book of Ruth.  Happy Mother's Day!

Direct download: A_Mother_Who_Loves.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am PDT
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In this first of a two part series leading us towards Mothers Day, Pastor Joe delivers a powerful message from the book of Ruth about mother-in-laws and daughter-in-laws and the blessings in that relationship.

Direct download: Mothers_Who_Mentor.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm PDT
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Guest Pastor, Daryl Mckillian brings the word from Matthew 16 this week and shares with us the great oxymoron Peter encountered with Jesus. Will you say no Lord?

Direct download: The_Great_Oxymoron-_No_Lord.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am PDT
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Suffering gets us ready for God's purpose and God's assignment in our lives.  Scriptures says everyone must suffer some in order to get In. Will you look to the Father of Mercies to help with your suffering?

Direct download: Growing_Through_Suffering.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:30pm PDT
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Pastor Joe gives us a tool of how to rewrite our grievance story in the final sermon in the series of "Forgiveness".

Direct download: Pursuing_Peaceful_Relationships.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm PDT
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Happy Easter from ACTS

Direct download: An_Incorruptible_Forgiveness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:49pm PDT
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Pastor Joe's sermon titled "Forgiveness is in The Blood" focuses on how Jesus must have felt when Palm Sunday came to an end. How people praised Him on Palm Sunday but by the next Friday they screamed crucify Him.  Jesus teaches us how to forgive through His blood.

Direct download: Forgiveness_is_in_The_Blood.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:26pm PDT
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Pastor Joe looks at the story of the prodical son from a different view. He focuses on the elder brother who did not want to receive and forgive his younger brother the prodical son upon his return.  Do you have a grievance story?  Take the self-test at the end of the sermon.

Direct download: Blame_Keeps_One_From_Forgiving.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:46pm PDT
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Pastor Joe takes us through the seven blessings that are attached to forgiveness in this seventh sermon of this series.

Direct download: The_Seven_Blessings_of_Forgiveness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT
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In this sixth step of the forgiveness series, Pastor Joe focuses on the "how do I do it piece of forgiveness". Christians set the stage on how Non-Christians come to faith in our Savior Jesus Christ.  God wants the Christian to act a certain way when it comes to forgiving a brother or sister.

Direct download: Forgiveness_Should_be_Accompanied_by_Kindness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:58am PDT
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Pastor Joe brings the message from Mark 11:25-26 this week. Have faith in God and whenever you stand praying, if you have anything against anyone God says to forgive them.

Direct download: The_Necessity_of_Forgiveness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT
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