Bethel Church Sermon of the Week

Bethel Church Sermon of the Week

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Episodes

Germinate: Letting things Die so that they can live (previously titled The Resurrection)  

Love has won! Jesus has risen from the grave, and we have risen with Him. Kris Vallotton masterfully weaves multiple resurrection accounts from different gospels and the story of Lazarus to narrate a beautiful overview of the Easter story. How does God does germinate promises which might even feel like they are dead? This encouraging Easter message will help resurrect promises in your life.

The Resurrection  

Kris Vallotton is the co-founder and overseer of the Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry in Redding, California. He is also the Senior Associate Leader at Bethel Church, Founder and President of Moral Revolution, and a sought-after international conference speaker. Kris and his wife, Kathy, have trained, developed, and pastored prophetic teams and supernatural schools all over the world. Together, they have four children and eight grandchildren.

Communion and the Finished Work of the Cross  

How should we celebrate the Lords table and take communion? Bill Johnson celebrates Palm Sunday by sharing personal insights on how he postures his heart around communion. Weaving together 1 Corinthians and Isaiah 53, Bill encourages us to step into healing and divine health through the finished work of the cross.

Friend Of God - Part 3  

As Gods friends, we are called to make His presence our number one priority. In this teaching, Eric Johnson finishes his series on friendship with God, inviting us into deeper relationship. Step into the fullness of a friendship with your Creator!

Prayer is Training for Ruling and Reigning with God  

Scripture/keywords: Daniel 9:2-11, Galatians 4, Hebrews 13, Job What is the purpose of prayer? Prayer does not change God’s mind -- it changes us! Some of God’s promises only come alive when you pray them. Bill Johnson shares the book of Daniel to encourage us to get in the trenches of intercession and contend in prayer and fasting. Praying today is training for ruling and reigning with Him!

Fasting, Angels, and Breakthrough  

What is the role of angels in our assignment on earth, and how does the unseen world function when we pray? It is foolish to worship angels, but equally foolish to ignore them. Bill Johnson explores the role of angels on earth, and the power of prayer and fasting. This teaching will practically equip you to pray, fast, and engage angelic involvement to strategically fulfill the fullness of our destiny here on earth!

Steward Your Life for Eternity  

What would you do if a leader came to you and said that the way you spend the next twenty-four hours is how you will spend eternity? How do we live to give Jesus, the Lamb, the full reward for His sufferings? One day, every Christian will stand before the Judgement Seat of Jesus Christ and give an account for all we were entrusted to in this age. What we do with the cross determines where we will spend in eternity, but the way we live as believers determines how we are going to spend eternity! This convicting and inspirational message will encourage you to live out the fullness of your calling. John Bevere and his wife Lisa are the founders of Messenger International. A minister and best-selling author, John delivers messages of uncompromising truth with boldness and passion. His desire is to support the local church and resource leaders regardless of location, language, or financial position. To this end, his resources have been translated into over 90 languages, and millions of copies have been given away to pastors and leaders worldwide. When hes home, John tries to convince Lisa to take up golf and spends time with his four sons, daughter-in-law, and grand-babies.

Defining the Friendship  

The most important question in our lives is: Does God call you His friend? Eric Johnson continues his series on defining true friendship with God by examining the man who was called this - Moses, as we journey through his life in Exodus. Eric gives practical points about how to cultivate a real, raw and candid conversation with God where He is our trusted source in everything and anything. This message will encourage you that no matter what you are going through, the greater the resistance you are experiencing, the greater the plunder and breakthrough!

Friend of God  

How do we walk in true friendship with God? Eric teaches from the life of Moses narrating his own journey of slave to servant to a friend of God. Eric gives a message of hope and encouragement that whenever we feel we are in a desert, we can still encounter God and become a deliverer of nations. This message is an invitation to call an entire generation into deeper face to face encounters which will change the course of history!

The Power Of The Gospel  

What is the power of the gospel? Bill Johnson describes two powerful types of ministry and the need for both: covert and overt. Bill exhorts us to walk in the privilege of faith to boldly confess and make clear proclamations of the gospel of the kingdom. We must become believing believers who share of the gospel as all of heaven moves at the sound of our voice!

Epoch Seasons And Kairos Moments  

When the Israelites crossed over the Jordan River, God crossed them over into a new season where He began doing things through them instead of just to them. In the same way, as we walk forward in faith into our new seasons, God brings us into divine moments and opportunities. Let’s be attentive to the new thing He is doing in our lives and in the world, always in tune to His leading.

Mercy and Breakthrough  

Before an extended time of prayer ministry, Pastor Eric shares about the faith of Bartimaeus, a blind man who pursued Jesus for healing. In order to ask for the breakthrough we seek, we first have to know what it is we need mercy for. The Lord is tender and merciful, and He longs to bring us into abundance in every area of our lives. May each of us move toward Jesus and pursue the healing we need!

The Way Of Faith  

The Holy Spirit of confidence in the Father has taken up residence in us, and He empowers us for a life of faith--the Bible even tells us that our faith gives God great pleasure. So what about our questions? In this sermon, Pastor Bill teaches on the importance of mystery in building our faith, reminding us that questions raised in an atmosphere of faith lead us to revelation. As we behold His glory in the midst of mystery, He will transform our perception and increase our faith and freedom in who He is!

Give Them Something to Eat  

Even in the midst of amazing signs and wonders, Jesus was constantly molding His disciples to be more like Him. He never lost sight of the importance of loving and serving others while keeping His eyes set on the big picture of His calling. Our purpose is much the same: to run after the destiny God has for our lives while daily partnering with Him to meet the needs of those around us. Pay attention to the small, day-to-day testimonies you encounter--they will shape you into the person He designed you to be!

Positioned For Revival  

God has many dreams for mankind, and He has chosen us to partner with Him and make them happen. Will we embrace our assignment to pray for our leaders and live our lives with His goodness on display? If we choose to cooperate with God’s heart for the world, He will renew our cities, nations, and world, positioning us for the greatest revival we have ever known.

The Brilliance of the Early Church  

As long as there are people who have not heard the name of Jesus, Christians have important work to do here on earth. We have the privilege of advancing the gospel in our world, and as we do so, we are called to the challenge of pursuing both quantity and quality in our ministry. In this teaching, Pastor Eric shares practical ways to live in one accord as we move toward the intersection of quantity in quality in bringing God’s kingdom to earth.

The Year of BREAKTHROUGH  

2017 is destined to be a year of new beginnings and breakthrough because we serve a God who is constantly progressing us forward in Him. But how will we posture ourselves in the process? Pastor Bill shares the significance of receiving words over our lives and recording them so we can keep our eyes on the future’s promises as we move forward. Even if the prize seems far off, we are called to shout for joy in all things, positioning ourselves for powerful increase.

The Generosity of the Father  

Dave Harvey, a pastor at Bethel's School of Supernatural Ministry, speaks on the generosity of the Father.

God Has No Rival  

At this time in history, we have a unique opportunity to invest in our world with the work of the Kingdom, sharing the goodness of God with those around us. We will be empowered to shape culture when we walk under God’s influence and allow His presence to transform our paradigms and perspectives. Now is a time not to shrink back into a self-centered focus, but to set our affections on God and invest in the powerful work He is doing!

Did You Get What You Came For?  

After a time of prayer and commissioning for his call back to England, Paul Manwaring shares a reflection on living fully wherever God brings us, asking the question “did you get what you came here for?” Exploring values of Bethel Redding like worship, identity, family, and the prophetic, he invites us to seek the depths of God’s heart in every area of our lives, in every season.

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