Pastor Lori Shimabukuro

Pastor Lori
December 10, 2017

Unwrap HIS Presence

Now that we know about God’s amazing gift for each of us, how do we unwrap it? And what happens when we unwrap it? God rescues us, relates to us, and reveals His plan for us! Find out more on what each of these mean this week! unwrap his presence

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Pastor Lori
December 3, 2017

All I Want For Christmas (Is You)

Expectations. We think we know what we want for Christmas. Have you ever gotten something you didn’t expect but it turned out to be the perfect gift? Shifting expectations. His Presence in our lives is the greatest gift. All I Want For Christmas Bulletin Notes

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Pastor Lori
November 26, 2017

Looking Back and Looking Forward

Looking back and looking forward through the Spirit’s lens is so different from doing so in the flesh.  In the natural we might look back with regret and look forward with dread. The enemy of our souls would love us to live in constant remorse at the past and conclude that the future is something…

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Pastor Lori
November 19, 2017

Thanksliving

“In all things give thanks” (1 Thess. 5:18) It’s a lifestyle of gratitude Thanksgiving is a holiday, Thanks Living is a holy-way. Get it? Holiday, Holy-way!

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Pastor Lori
November 5, 2017

Missions Update Sunday

Pastor Lori reviews the global and local missions of the church.

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Pastor Lori
October 29, 2017

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS: “A HEART OF WORSHIP”

Is it possible to meet Jesus and leave unchanged? Discover what a religious leader and a nameless woman can teach us about having a Close Encounter with Jesus as we conclude our series with a message called, ‘A Heart of Worship’. CE Worship – Bulletin Notes

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Pastor Lori
October 23, 2017

Close Encounters: “TRUE SELF”

“When we have a CLOSE ENCOUNTER with JESUS, we receive some RADICAL REVELATION about ourselves. We might think that it’s our title, our salary, our degrees, or our family that defines us. We think that it’s our pain or our woundedness or our brokenness that defines us; or our ethnicity, or race, or our religious…

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Pastor Lori
October 15, 2017

Close Encounters: “BOLD PURSUIT”

A woman’s bold pursuit of Jesus unleashes the power of God! One of the mysteries that always impressed me about this story was how many people were touching Jesus, crowding in around Him, but there was something UNIQUE about her touch. Her faith somehow RELEASED the power of God for healing. This was a power-releasing…

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Pastor Lori
October 10, 2017

Close Encounters: “BORN AGAIN INTO HIS LOVE”

God loves everyone and proved it by giving the best gift mankind could ever get. Scripture tells us we must experience a spiritual “rebirth” in order to receive this gift.  Through Nicodemus’s example, we see that it’s not about the works we do to be the best we can be, but how best it is to invite…

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Pastor Lori
September 10, 2017

Switch On Your Brain: “Take Action”

(No Audio Available) Welcome to your final week (Day 15) of our 21-Day Brain Detox program! Today, we will examine how thoughts lead to actions that become habits that determine our character and our destiny. Do you see how powerful our thoughts are?  When we repeat certain actions over and over again that becomes lifestyle. …

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