Lead Pastor Don Jackson continues the Thrive series, looking at the lives of Elijah and Elisha in 1 Kings 17-19 and reminding us that we are called to a higher calling and challenging us to leave the safe, familiar and mediocre ways of living behind so we can truly thrive!
Lead Pastor Don Jackson introduces the “Thrive” series, teaching us from Jeremiah 17:5-8, Psalm 1 and other passages that we are made to thrive in a relationship with Jesus – digging deep and firmly rooted in the Word of God, and reaching out to impact others.
Pastor Shane Stec looks at five different snapshots from Scripture, teaching that success doesn’t always look like success, but success always looks like faithfulness. We look at glimpses of the lives of Peter (Acts 2), Jeremiah (Jeremiah 32), Joseph (Genesis 37-50), John the Baptist (John 3:27-30; Luke 7:28), and Jesus (John 6:66; Mark 8:31; Matt. 21:42).
Lead Pastor Don Jackson wraps up the Gospel-Centered Life series, urging us to place our faith in Jesus and believe in the gospel to receive the gifts of reconciliation, freedom and forgiveness.
Oakwood Community Church take a day to worship, celebrate and express appreciation to Jeff Totten, who served as Interim Pastor for well over a year during our recent leadership transition. Pastor Don Jackson shares a brief message on gratitude, several people are interviewed about Jeff’s impact, and Jeff Totten shares some reflections on his time with Oakwood, as well.