BLUNT| February 1oth- March 28th, 2018
Every been in a conversation where you just wanted to shout “Get to the point!”? Most of us have. Sometimes we just want clear, easy to understand communication. When you read the book of James, you’ll find the author has a wonderful way of getting right to it. No ambiguity. Nothing wishy-washy. Just straightforward instructions on how to live the spiritual life in a healthy way. As we explore the book of James, we’ll find he has a gift for being “blunt”.
Automation | February 4th, 2018
In our lives, we tend to automate the things that matter the most to us. So what matters most to you?
Finish Well | December 31st, 2017
Starting isn’t always easy. And the old saying “Just begun is half done.” is often true. But the other half, the last half…requires a strong finish. Be a great finisher.
Christmas Moments Christmas Eve | December 24th
Life is filled with moments. Some we are aware of. Some we miss. This Christmas, you have a choice. Be in the moments…or miss them. Be aware of God’s amazing love…or miss it. Let’s don’t miss this.
A Merry Christmas |December 17th
The moments that we experience in life don’t always line up like we intended for them to. But could God still be working in those moments?
Fight the Good Fight, Of Faith|November 12- December 10th
Most people don’t have a hard time is saying they believe there is a God. But learning to trust that God is altogether different. If you struggle with faith, you aren’t alone. To trust that He is real and present and with you right now…well, that’s a battle. The Bible calls it a fight: Fight the good fight of faith (1 Timothy 6:12). In this series, we explore this most fundamental aspect of Christianity: Faith.
Do Something…that Matters | September 24-November 5th
Almost all of us are crazy busy. We’re doing “stuff”. But is it stuff that matters. Is it stuff makes a difference in a world filled with brokenness and pain? Christians are not called to simply sit and listen to talks on the Bible. They are called, as much as anything…to do something. Something that matters. To this high calling, Thornapple Valley Church is fully committed: Do something…that matters.
Identity Theft | August 20- September 17th
There are all kinds of voices in the world today. Many of them trying to tell you who you should be and what you should do with your life. But who are you…really? Maybe, before we run to what someone tells us we should become, we should look at who we really are. And there is no better place to turn than to the One who created us. What does God say about you? What is your identity in Him? Don’t let your life be damaged by…Identity Theft. Click here to watch messages from our Identity Theft series
Summer 2017 | June 3rd – August 13, 2017
Does God really speak to people today? Can He speak into your life and circumstances? The answer from Christianity is a resounding “yes!” God has spoken, is speaking, and will keep speaking. Join us this summer as we dive into some of the “best verses ever”. Can you hear Him? God is speaking! God does. Click here to watch messages from our Summer 2017 series
Fixer Upper | April 15th – May 28th, 2017
Some houses get so damaged by the wear and tear of nature and life that they simply seem beyond repair. While that may be true with a house…it is never true with a home. Families do take hits. There are struggles and hurts and damage. But if you look past the cracks in the walls and the leaky roof, you’ll find something wonderful hidden underneath: the gift of family. Sometimes, it just needs fixing up.God does. Click here to watch messages from our Fixer Upper series.
Righteous Fight Club| March 12th-April 9th, 2017
Even the gentlest among us can’t always avoid a fight. There are times you just have to stand up to the bully. Sometimes it’s people. Sometimes it’s spiritual. And sometimes, it’s a fight with “things”. Like temptation or depression. Or lethargy. So…do you have a strategy to win? God does. Click here to watch messages from our Righteous Fight Club series.
Engage| January 15th- March 5th, 2017
Real life is full of potholes and pitfalls. And If we’re not careful, we’ll get so caught up in the minor repairs…that we lose sight of the destination. We forget about who we want to be and where we want our lives to go. Living fully engaged in the stuff that matters will always be messy and unpredictable. But it will also be….amazing. Ready? Engage! Click here to watch messages from our Engage series.
Gauges | January 8th, 2017
In life, we have to pay attention gauges. They tell us how things are running and if a change needs to happen. The same is true for our financial gauges as well. So how are your financial gauges reading these days? Click here to watch the Gauges message.
Start | December 31rst, 2016
Your 2017 will never be what you want it to be unless you START. Click here to watch messages from our START series.
Sightings | December 18 – December 24, 2016
Blink your eyes and the holiday season will be here and gone. Another X on the calendar. Another Christmas season full of all kinds of “moments”. Moments with family. Moments alone. Moments of busyness and rushing. And moments of waiting and quiet. Here’s the question: what will this year’s moments be like for you? Maybe, just maybe, it doesn’t have as much to do with what you see….but what you’re looking for. Click here to watch messages from our Sightings series.
I Heart Wellness | November 6 – December 11, 2016
What does it mean to operate at “peak performance”? To be truly healthy? Maximizing your life means more than just running full out. First, It means being healthy…inside. Click here to watch messages from our I Heart Wellness series.
Repurposed | September 18 – October 30, 2016
Life so often feels out of control. Some little thing we do that initially just “felt good” becomes a habit we can’t seem to break. And yet…it’s breaking us. Damaging our health or relationships. Often it’s just living in a way we know isn’t right. Can we get back to freedom? Over 7 weeks we’ll explore some tried and tested steps that lead us down the road to recovery. Click here to watch messages from our Repurposed series.
Mosaic | August 14 – September 11, 2016
Ever been dazzled by a sunset? Awed by a rainbow? All around us God has left messages of love. An incredible, beautiful work of art. Some see Christianity as just another religion. But the message of Christ in it’s simplest form is an amazing mosaic of truth, hope and joy. In this series we together explore the beauty of the basic tenants of the Christian faith through the Apostles Creed. Click here to watch messages from our Mosaic series.
Summer Classics | May 28 – August 7, 2016
Though we often look forward to seeing the newest movie release, most people would agree that some of the very best movies are in that category called “The Classics”. Those timeless stories full of drama and depth that speak to us no matter what age or culture we live in. Stories we don’t mind hearing again and again. Like so many of the great stories from the bible. Join us this summer of 2016 as we re-tell (and unpack) some of the great stories of scripture…Summer Classics. Click here to watch messages from our Summer Classics series.
Update Available | March 27 – May 22, 2016
All living things are growing…or dying. What about you? No matter your age or circumstances, there is always a better you ahead…if you choose it. Join as we explore what the bible has to say about the next best you. Click here to watch messages from our Update Available series.