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Being Faithful to Pray

Pastor Reid Olson of Crossroads Church of Greeley teaches on Matthew 6:25-34.

anxietyJesus tells us not to worry, but to pray. How often do you let worry consume your thinking and paralyze your forward motion? Do you let the little things become big things in your life, and stop you from enjoying God’s process in your life? Do you know how to pray, how to stop worry and how to enjoy the process of maturity? Someone told me they feel like they are sitting in the back seat of God’s station wagon asking, “Are we there, yet?”

 

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The Death of Contentment

Pastor Reid Olson of Crossroads Church of Greeley teaches on quitting on comparison.

comparingComparison is a killer. It kills your joy, it kills relationships, it kills marriages, it kills your purposes in the world. Why? Comparison is an open admission to God that you’re not happy with who He made you to be, and you wish you were like someone else. There may be something called healthy competition, or challenge to grow stronger, but the negative side of challenge is comparison. Don’t compare yourself to others, it leads only to pride, or to resentment.

 
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Posted by on August 22, 2016 in Leadership, Media, Ministry Calling, Sermons

 

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We Have To Quit Living By Fear

Pastor Reid Olson of Crossroads Church of Greeley teaches on the idea of quitting on the game of fear.

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We have lost enough battles to over fear, but we cannot lose the war. You don’t have to live a life of fear any longer. God has not given us the spirit of fear, but of power, of love, and a sound mind. It’s time to use that sound mind to overcome fear in life. Fear grows when we give it power. You no longer need to be afraid. Stand courageous before the Lord and let His grace empower you.

 
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Posted by on August 16, 2016 in Leadership, Media, Ministry Calling, Sermons

 

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Where is God When I Need Him?

Pastor Reid Olson of Crossroads Church of Greeley teaches on the perception that sometimes we don’t feel close to God.

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Once in a while we get wrapped up too much into the emotion of feeling close to God, and forget the promises that God gave us in Scripture about His presence with us. We come together to learn about God’s promises for us through the Bible.

 
 

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Something Worth Stopping

Pastor Reid Olson of Crossroads Church of Greeley teaches on “MY STORY”; Something Worth Stopping.

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What does God want for your life, and what is getting in the way? If you played out the rest of the story, what are you doing now that hinders God’s work in your life? You can choose to stop. As we continue to be transformed into Christ-likeness, what needs to fall away in your life?

 
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Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Media, Sermons

 

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Good Enough For God? FEAR NOT

Pastor Reid Olson of Crossroads Church of Greeley teaches on the shepherds’ encounter with angels who announce the birth of Jesus the Messiah.

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Though terrified, their lives went from outcast feelings of unworthiness, inadequacy, and being unloved. Our lives are transformed by the work of Jesus also.

 
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Posted by on December 22, 2014 in Sermons

 

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What Will Others Think? – FEAR NOT

Pastor Reid Olson of Crossroads Church of Greeley teaches on Joseph’s experience with the angel of the LORD.

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Would he follow through on considering to divorce Mary quietly, or would he make a choice that would birth the mission of God into this world? What sort of ways to you join God in His mission in your world? Would you rather divorce God, quietly, or would you lean into your fears and obey?

 
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Posted by on December 15, 2014 in Sermons

 

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