We celebrate Coast's 6th birthday with guest speaker David MacGregor, the next national director of Vineyard NZ.
Issues of reconciliation and forgiveness are as relevant today as they were in the time of Jesus. Stanley looks at the action packed short story of Philemon by delving into the account from each of the main characters and the key questions that arise for each of them.
Making Big decisions. Matt Lilly brings some practical wisdom around making big decisions - especially related to relationships. Luke 5:36-6:16.
Matt shares out of the Gospel of Luke, the importance of spiritual practices – about how God loves us to pray, but also to party!
Ever wondered what the big deal with church is? Stanley talks about God’s heart for the church in this message "“why church?”
Guest speaker Dawn Geraty from Red Bluff Vineyard, California delivers a powerful message on how we can live naturally supernatural lives.
Stanley and Rachel Ross are installed at Coast, we hear Kiran and Rebekah Rai’s final farewell to the church and Matt Lilly talks on leadership.
To continue our series “A Guide To Knowing God”, Jacinda spoke about how each of us can come to know God through sharing in the life He offers us. Listen here for some helpful pointers to answer the question “how can I know God?”.
Jesus said “anyone who has seen me has seen the Father" (John 14:9). What does this mean for how we see and know God? This week, Matt spoke about how we can see what God is like through Jesus - and how this is different to other common perspectives. Have a listen here.
How can we know what God is like, when he seems so far away? As Kiran shared on Sunday, God’s answer to this question comes in the form of a person - Jesus. Have a listen to this part of our series, A Guide To Knowing God.
We started our new series “A Guide To Knowing God” by looking at some common misconceptions of who God is or what he’s like. Matt spoke on Sunday about several of these misconceptions, and gave some helpful pointers towards discovering truth about God. Have a listen here.
NOTE: We had a microphone issue at the start of the recording, so the first 5 minutes of audio may be slightly harder to hear. Sorry for any inconvenience that causes!
What does it mean to know Jesus personally, day to day? Jacinda spoke about this and more as she continued our Fully Alive series at Coast.
In response to the horrific terrorist attacks on two mosques in Christchurch on Friday 15th March where 50 people were killed, we dedicated our Sunday service to reflection, worship and prayer for the people affected. We took time to pray for the Muslim community, the people of Christchurch, and people all across New Zealand who are feeling the ramifications. Matt spoke briefly about how we can respond in times of tragedy or suffering in a way that is faithful to God, while being authentic.