Even good, healthy desires can consume us. Learning how to manage our desires in a biblical way is the focus of this series.
May 19, 2013, I Desire to be Liked
May 12, 2013, I Desire to be a Good Mom
Men of God who were born for greatness.
May 5, 2013, Steve
April 28, 2013, Pete
April 21, 2013, Sam
April 14, 2013, Josh
April 7, 2013, Abraham
Why Did Jesus Have to Die?
Our Easter service answered the question, Why Did Jesus Have to Die?
March 31, 2013, Why Did Jesus Have to Die?
A study on the life of Paul, one of the greatest hero's of the Christian faith. Titles include: The Calling, The Journey, The Suffering Servant and The Legacy
March 24, 2013, The Apostle - The Legacy
March 17, 2013, The Apostle - The Suffering Servant
March 10, 2013, The Apostle - The Journey
March 3, 2013, The Apostle - The Calling
What a healthy sex life looks like.
February 24, 2013, Pure Sex - Great Sexpectations
February 17, 2013, Pure Sex - What Women Need to Know About Men
February 10, 2013, Pure Sex - What Men Need to Know About Women
How we can excel in the 5 areas of Worship, Serve, Give, Tell and Grow.
February 3, 2013, Resolutions - Grow
January 27, 2013, Resolutions - Tell
January 20, 2013, Resolutions - Give
January 13, 2013, Resolutions - Serve
January 6, 2013, Resolutions - Worship
Long ago, the world was ruled by Kings. Some were noble...some were reckless...all were powerful. During this 5 week series, we'll spend some time re-living the stories of each of these kings, and ultimately finish by celebrating the life of the greatest King of all, the Kings of Kings, Jesus Christ.
December 24, 2012, Kings - Jesus
December 23, 2012, Kings - Herod
December 16, 2012, Kings - Solomon
December 9, 2012, Kings - David
December 2, 2012, Kings - Saul
This service was a service filled with singing and reflection as we spent time being thankful.
November 25, 2012, Thank You - A Service on Communion
The purpose of the Church and our responsibilities as Christians.
November 18, 2012, Church - Part 2
November 11, 2012, Church - Part 1
A practical look at understanding how we should submit oursleves to the authority of God, The Church, and The Government.
November 4, 2012, Authority - Government
October 28, 2012, Authority - Church
October 21, 2012, Authority - God
Games People Play
Everyone loves a good board game... roll a few dice, spin the wheel, draw the right card and eventually you'll win big. The game of life isn't this simple, yet often times we live as if it was. Through negative choices we can end up hurting those around us and mess up big in the game of life. Are you ready to stop playing and truly start living?"
October 7, 2012, Games People Play - Monopoly
September 30, 2012, Games People Play - Sorry
September 23, 2012, Games People Play - Twister
September 16, 2012, Games People Play - Risk
These days, it's normal to deal with financial debt, high divorce rates, and bad relationships. Maybe it's time to shake things up. Join us as we explore life beyond normal in this series.
September 9, 2012, Weird - Weird View of Money
September 2, 2012, Weird - Weird Way to Save the World
August 26, 2012, Weird - Weird Desires
August 19, 2012, Weird - Weird is Better
August 12, 2012, Weird - Weird in a God Way
There are times in life that we find ourselves drifting away from what really matters. Secrets and lies, hopelessness, addictions, abuse, shame, and perfectionism can all lead to our isolation. Whatever the case, the need for a rescue is imperative. There is someone out there who understands exactly what you're going through. Hold on, help is on the way.
August 5, 2012, Rescue - Shame
July 29, 2012, Rescue - Perfectionism and Legalism
July 22, 2012, Rescue - Abuse
July 15, 2012, Rescue - Addiction
July 8, 2012, Rescue - Hopelessness
July 1, 2012, Rescue - Secrets and Lies
The Plunge - Baptisms
June 24, 2012, The Plunge
Father's Day Stand Alone
June 17, 2012, All-Star Dads
Take It Or Leave It
When we study Jesus' interaction with people, we come to realize He put all His cards on the table and let the listener make a choice. Jesus' words are still speaking to every one of us today. The question is not if we're listening, but if we'll take it or leave it?"
June 10, 2012, Take It Or Leave It - Do You Want to Get Well?
June 3, 2012, Take It Or Leave It - Will You Get Me a Drink?
May 27, 2012, Take It Or Leave It - You Just Don't Get it Do You?
May 20, 2012, Take It Or Leave It - What Do You Want Me to Do?
Mother's Day Stand Alone
May 13, 2012, Blessed
Adventures in Parenting
This series will give practical advice on how to have a Christ centered family, from preparing to have children to grandparenting and everything in between.
May 6, 2012, Adventures in Parenting - Grandparenting
April 29, 2012, Adventures in Parenting - Disciplinging Your Child
April 22, 2012, Adventures in Parenting - Encouraging Your Child
April 15, 2012, Adventures in Parenting - Preparing to Parent
What If He Said No
A provocative approach to the greatest moment in history. How different would life be in our Savior had turned His back on humanity and chosen a different path?
April 8, 2012, What If He Said No - Part Two
April 1, 2012, What If He Said No - Part One
When we become desensitized to the world around us, our faith is severely hindered. Messages include: Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil, and Do No Evil.
March 25, 2012, Numb - Do No Evil
March 18, 2012, Numb - Speak No Evil
March 11, 2012, Numb - Hear No Evil
Getting the most out of your career, your relationships, your money and your faith.
March 4, 2012, The Max - Faith
February 26, 2012, The Max - Money
February 19, 2012, The Max - Relationships
Do you struggle with any of the following: Procrastination? Worry? Pride? Greed? These "pests" can deter each of us from living life the way God has planned. You'll learn how to get rid of these little varmints once and for all!
February 12, 2012, Pest Control - Greed
February 5, 2012, Pest Control - Pride
January 29, 2012, Pest Control - Worry
January 22, 2012, Pest Control - Procrastination
Join us as we celebrate all that God is doing in the life of the Refinery. We'll share vision and plans for what's ahead and look back on the adventure God has lead us on. It's going to be an awesome 2012 at the Refinery!
January 15, 2012, Family Meeting - Part 2
January 8, 2012, Family Meeting - Part 1
My Name Is
Everyone has a name that they're called...some are given, but some define us. Join us this Christmas season as we celebrate the one name known throughout the entire world - the Name Above All Names.
December 24th, 2011, My Name Is - The Savior
December 18th, 2011, My Name Is - The Flesh
December 11th, 2011, My Name Is - The Connection
December 4th, 2011, My Name Is - The Beginning
Joseph was just an ordinary guy... Until his brothers sold him into slavery. Then things changed quite a bit for him. What happened next is a story you won't want to miss.
November 20th, 2011, Average Joe - Generous Man
November 13th, 2011, Average Joe - Tempted Man
November 6th, 2011, Average Joe - Tough Kid
I've Got Questions
Life is full of tough questions... Is God a Homophobe? Is There a Hell? Can I Trust the Bible? We'll answer these questions and a few more.
October 30th, 2011 I've Got Questions - What Happens When I Die?
October 23rd, 2011 I've Got Questions - Is Jesus the Only Way to Heaven?
October 16th, 2011 I've Got Questions - Can I Trust the Bible?
October 9th, 2011 I've Got Questions - Is There a Hell?
October 3rd, 2011 I've Got Questions - Is God a Homophobe?
You see it every day. Bad people taking advantage of the weak. Good people down on their luck. Innocent people suffering. War. Injustice. Ever get the feeling God isn't fair? Discover how an Old Testament prophet can inspire a modern day faith in God's Promises.
September 25th, 2011 Habakkuk - Climbing out of the Dip (audio unavailable) Download PDF
September 18th, 2011 Habakkuk - In the Dip
September 11th, 2011 Habakkuk - Where are you God?
5 Easy Steps to Wreck Your Life
Nobody plans for it to happen, but life can get pretty messy. Trouble with our relationships...harmful habits...feeling far from God...we look back and wonder, "How did I end up here?" Starting down that path is easier than you might think, unless you know what to look for.
September 4th, 2011 5 Easy Steps - How to be Dissatisfied
August 28th, 2011 5 Easy Steps - How to be an Addict
August 21st, 2011 5 Easy Steps - How to Lose Your Faith
August 14th, 2011 5 Easy Steps - How to Commit Adultery
You ever wonder what's on someone's playlist? Come check out some of our Refinery favorites as we hear from the Refinery staff as well as some special guest speakers. Each speaker will explain the impact the song has had on them and give a possible meaning behind the music.
August 7th, 2011 Our Playlist - Everything
July 31st, 2011 Our Playlist - Knee Deep
July 24th, 2011 Our Playlist - Love Song
July 17th, 2011 Our Playlist - Believe
July 10th, 2011 Our Playlist - Higher Ground
July 3rd, 2011 Our Playlist - Breathe
Have you been waiting to be baptized? Now is the time to take the plunge!
June 26th, 2011 The Plunge - Why Baptism?
Tools of the Trade
Having the right tools makes the job easier. Throughout this series, you'll get equipped with the tools necessary to tackle the everyday challenges of life. Titles include: What's My Project, Gear Up, Equipment Check and It's Not Finished.
June 19th, 2011 Tools of the Trade - It's Not Finished
June 12th, 2011 Tools of the Trade - Equipment Check
June 5th, 2011 Tools of the Trade - Gear Up
May 29th, 2011 Tools of the Trade - What's My Project
Let's face it... today's family looks a little different than the Cleaver's from Leave it to Beaver. There is no such thing as the perfect family, but every family can learn how to improve through a little help from God's playbook. Messages include: Mixed Blessings, Parenting Bytes, How to Have a Fight and Coming Distractions.
May 22nd, 2011 Modern Family - Coming Distractions
May 15th, 2011 Modern Family - How to Have a Fight
May 8th, 2011 Modern Family - Parenting Bytes
May 1st, 2011 Modern Family - Mixed Blessings
Long ago in the days of old lived followers of God who experienced unimaginable victories of epic proportions. God uses ordinary people to accomplish extraordinary things, and He's interested in using you to accomplish His purposes as well. Be inspired from some of these timeless stories and see how God is calling you to Epic Days. Messages include: Jericho, Elijah and the Prophets of Baal, Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego, and Daniel in the Lions' Den.
April 24th, 2011 Epic Days - Easter
April 17th, 2011 Epic Days - Daniel and the Lion's Den
April 10th, 2011 Epic Days - Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego
April 3rd, 2011 Epic Days - Elijah and the Prophets of Baal
March 27th, 2011 Epic Days - Jericho
Seriously, a Boat?
Take a step back into history as we uncover one of the Bible's most extraordinary stories, Noah and the Ark. Through a series of fascinating events, one man and his family followed God's plan to carry on the human race when utter destruction was at hand. A story of doubt, courage, hope, and, oh yes, a very big boat. March 6, 13, and 20.
March 20th, 2011 Seriously, a Boat? - The Ride of a Lifetime
March 13th, 2011 Seriously, a Boat? - Do What I Say
March 6th, 2011 Seriously, a Boat? - Noah in Charge
Wired for Connection
With an overwhelming number of marriages falling to the wayside, it’s important to understand God’s true intentions for this unique relationship. Through this four-week series you’ll be challenged to rebuild, reconnect, and revitalize your marriage.
February 27th, 2011 Wired for Connection - Love is Sacrifice
February 20th, 2011 Wired for Connection - Love is Proactive
February 13th, 2011 Wired for Connection - Love is Not Irritable
February 6th, 2011 Wired for Connection - Love is Kind
Most people would say that the church is out of date and just plain boring. What would happen if we thought of the church as being more than that? What if we thought of the church as being dangerous? Join us as we look at how we can shake things up. January 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th.
January 30th, 2011 Dangerous Church - Active
January 23rd, 2011 Dangerous Church - United
January 16th, 2011 Dangerous Church - Story
January 9th, 2011 Dangerous Church - State of the Church
The Future is Now
January 2nd, 2011 The Future is Now