Yearning Programs

  • Vanishing Grace ~ We've Got Problems
    Thu, Jul 22
    On-line via Zoom
    Jul 22, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    A problem has emerged with how Christians are conveying God's grace to the world. In our polarized, divided world, grace seems to be in vanishing supply. Gabe Lyons discusses the growing hostility towards Christians, and how we need to move people from cynical to skeptical, from skeptical to curious
  • 	 Vanishing Grace ~ What Can We Do About It?
    Jul 29, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    Many evangelism techniques simply don't work in a post-Christian environment. Love is the essence of what we're supposed to be about. Former radical feminist Rosaria Butterfield tells her story of a pastor who saw her not as a lesbian sinner, but as a soul, and in disarming her with hospitality.
  • 	 Vanishing Grace ~ Who Are the God Dispensers?
    Aug 05, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    This session features people who use their unique gifts to administer God's grace. Holly Burkhalter was bitter towards God after seeing the Rwandan genocide, but she was drawn to faith by watching Gary Haugen and his team at International Justice Mission care for suffering people.
  • Vanishing Grace ~ Is It Really Good News?
    Aug 12, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    n times of tragedy, we have the message of good news. Citing the Virginia Tech shootings, Columbine, the Aurora theater shootings, Sandy Hook Elementary School, Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, the Boston Marathon bombing, they all raise the question of Where is God when it hurts?
  • Vanishing Grace ~ Holy Subversives
    Thu, Aug 19
    On-line via Zoom
    Aug 19, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    Our culture glorifies winners, not losers. But Christians are called to be counter cultural, responding to hostility with love. That's what Wilma and Cliff Derksen did when they forgave the abductor and murderer of their daughter.
  • 	Fathered By God ~ The Masculine Journey
    Thu, Sep 09
    On-line via Zoom
    Sep 09, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
  • Fathered By God ~ Boyhood
    Thu, Sep 16
    On-line via Zoom
    Sep 16, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
  • Fathered By God ~ Cowboy
    Thu, Sep 23
    On-line via Zoom
    Sep 23, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
  • Fathered By God ~ Warrior
    Thu, Sep 30
    On-line via Zoom
    Sep 30, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
  • 	Fathered By God ~ Lover
    Thu, Oct 07
    On-line via Zoom
    Oct 07, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
  • 	Fathered By God ~ King
    Thu, Oct 14
    On-line via Zoom
    Oct 14, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
  • 	Fathered By God ~ Sage
    Thu, Nov 11
    On-line via Zoom
    Nov 11, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PST
    On-line via Zoom
  • 	Fathered By God ~ Let Us Be Intentional
    Thu, Nov 18
    On-line via Zoom
    Nov 18, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PST
    On-line via Zoom
  • Forward ~ Finish: You're Not Done Until You're Done
    Jun 17, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    If you don’t finish what you start, it is like entering a race and dropping out. At times, you will encounter barriers to finishing well. But no matter what barriers seem to be blocking your path, you must keep going until you cross the finish line.
  • Forward ~ Believe: Get Your Mind Right
    Thu, Jun 10
    On-line via Zoom
    Jun 10, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    When it comes to optimism, it is important for us to guard against any self-help ideology that pushes God to the sidelines and magnifies our own human ability to generate it. Real hope comes from Christ who strengthens us.
  • Forward ~ Pursue: Chase Your Dream
    Thu, Jun 03
    On-line via Zoom
    Jun 03, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    God has a purpose for you—and this purpose is unique to you and unlike anyone else’s. Our purpose is what will keep us stabilized during the shifting seasons of life so we keep up our pace. For this reason, we need to make sure that we have identified the correct purpose in reaching our dreams.
  • 	 Forward ~ Risk: Get Out of Your Safe Zone
    May 20, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    It's a part of life, and it’s a big part of faith. Not every risk is worth taking, but if we are too overwhelmed by fear, we will miss out on opportunities for growth. Our dreams may stall, and we may find ourselves working hard to protect our comfort at all costs.
  • Forward ~ Focus: Make Your One Thing the Main Thing
    May 13, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    On-line via Zoom
    Once we have discerned our God-given dream, our next step is to focus on the one main thing in life that will keep us moving forward to obtain it. Are you spiritually farsighted—always looking ahead without doing what is required in the present?