As we continue in AT THE MOVIES ’19 we look at the film Toy Story 4. Maybe you’re a little like one of the characters in this film. Perhaps what you think of yourself and say to yourself isn’t reflective of the great treasure placed inside you. During this message Pastor Kevin Simmons helps us explore how we can see ourselves in light of who God sees us as.
Each year, our student ministry (Vortex Tribe) takes a few days to go to the beach. During this time, they focus on building relationships with Jesus, other students, leaders, and our lead Pastor Kevin Simmons. We are thankful for the students who attend each year. This podcast gives you a chance to hear personal stories from our students and the impact this trip had on them this year.
It’s at the table that we have some of the most memorable and intimate moments as a family. During this message, Pastor Kevin Simmons shows us how the table gives us a great image to understand God’s church. Also in this message Pastor Kevin elaborates on the vision of Vortex Church as we move into a new season of growth!
It’s impossible to live in relationship with others and not deal with forgiveness. It’s also impossible to have healthy and sustainable relationships if we don’t get forgiveness right! During this message, Pastor Kevin Simmons shows us why we deal with forgiveness, how to approach moments when we need forgiveness, and how to approach moments when we need to forgive others!
What if you knew that life was a series of stages or seasons and that every part had a process? As we unpack the Scriptures you’re going to see that God’s plan has a simple process for us to grow. During this message Pastor Kevin Simmons is going to show us the process from the Apostle Paul’s words in Acts, and you’ll see how to take the next step yourself!
Have you ever struggled following some directions? We all have burned a cake, missed a turn, or even broken a rule at times! How do you find direction? In this message, Pastor Kevin Simmons shares with us how to find direction for our lives as continue to become the person God created us to be!
It’s so easy to start strong. We do that a lot. Fad diets, bursts of extreme exercise, and even weeks of deep devotion to Jesus. But...starting strong doesn’t finish the race. This life that Jesus purchased for you has to be assembled. During this message Pastor Kevin Simmons talks about the right foundation for becoming the person God created you to be!
Love looks like a lot of different things, but one thing is true about love: It can't stay inside of us. It must be expressed! You can't love someone without showing them that you love them. Jesus showed us that He loved us. It's His love that's the model. During the message, Pastor Kevin Simmons shows us that love looks a lot like sacrifice. Don't miss this!
Today you have the choice: Will you live for the Kingdom of God or will you live for the kingdom of you? One day, you won’t have that choice anymore, but you do today! During this message Pastor Kevin helps us see that Jesus is the King who rescues us! Let’s choose Jesus today!
You have been invited to live in a different reality. This seems like such an odd statement. Isn’t reality what we see, touch, and feel? The Kingdom of God is a spiritual reality that goes way beyond what can see and touch. It’s that Kingdom that Jesus has invited us into. During this message Pastor Kevin Simmons shares with us the simple principles of the kingdom and helps us see how they play out in our lives!