Family Services

Family Services

Mother’s Day – 2019

We all have a Mother and some of us are Mothers while others of us are not. But because God’s design – all Women have the power to birth, nurture and protect spiritual children. That’s why Mother’s Day at Restart is a celebration of all Women. We uplift the Name of God for what He has done in His revealing His tender and powerful Nature through the gift of Womanhood…

Share Your Hope

Why A Sermon on Sharing Hope? At Restart we follow the imperative of sharing our Faith from an application of the story of David and Goliath.  The passage is found in 1 Samuel 17, but let’s lean in on verse 40: David took his stick in his hand and chose for himself five smooth stones from the brook, and put them in the shepherd’s bag which he had, even in his pouch,…

Why Doesn’t God Hear Me?

Why do my prayers get stuck? I know it says in John 3:16 ‘”For God so LOVED the world”; I know Jeremiah wrote (31:3)  “I have loved thee with an everlasting love.” – but my prayer life does not reflect that intimacy.  Why i am not feeling it? What about that crisis i am in?  What about that job, that relationship, that difficulty, that…

Still, There is Room

The Great Banquet of the Lord Our Word today is from Luke chapter 14 and I would like us to  focus upon the activities and actions of a humble slave; a servant.  And although this passage is ripe with encouragement, rebuke, and revelation – the whole exists to inform and instruct you and I about the duties of a slave.  The name of slave, by the way,  is Me. Although…

Gifting – Jesse James is Dead

Empty your wallets Man, I don’t know about you… but I have heard message after message about how I need to be giving sacrificially to the Church.   Listen: this is not a shake-down.  Jesse James is dead.  Restart Church doesn’t need your money.  Restart Church is not interested in your money.  The only thing I am interested in is that you leave this…

Ownership and Possessions

Subtle Dangers will Appear this Season The trending priorities of the Holiday Season represent the photo negative of Bible Ground on the subject of ownership and possessions Many among the mass of humanity are inclined to disbelieve the active presence of an unseen and malignant antagonist; a powerful creature resolved to enslave, and thus, annihilate you. The only You…

Three Days in the Belly of a Whale

In principio creavit Deus caelum et terram. Propterea sicut per unum hominem in hunc mundum peccatum intravit et per peccatum mors et ita in omnes homines mors pertransiit in quo omnes peccaverunt. Sic enim dilexit Deus mundum ut Filium suum unigenitum daret ut omnis qui credit in eum non pereat sed habeat vitam aeternam. Quoting Scripture Omnes enim peccaverunt et egent…