Easter 2016: Easter Means It's a New Day of Mercy
Delivered on 03/26/2016
Part 1 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
Saddleback Church’s 2016 Easter message begins the Miracle of Mercy series, where we learn how to receive God’s mercy and reflect it to others. Pastor Rick looks at three stories from the Bible of hurting people who are ashamed, angry and afraid, and what happened to them when they accepted the mercy that Jesus offered. John 8:2-11, John 5:2-9, Luke 23:39-43
God Can Use Anybody
Delivered on 04/03/2016
Part 2 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
Pastor Rick teaches from 2 Corinthians 4:1-18, on Paul’s five secrets of being used by God. Saddleback Church’s newest pastor, Danny Duchene, shares his powerful testimony on how God’s mercy in his life and the influence of a small group of believers proves that God can use anyone.
God's Mercy & My Failures
Delivered on 04/10/2016
Part 3 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
Pastor Rick teaches on how God can bring good out of our failures through the story of Peter, looking at three things he did wrong and three things he did right when he failed. This powerful message helps us to see how God can use our weaknesses and our failures to bless others and build his Church, just as Peter did.
Delivered on 04/17/2016
Part 4 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
Pastor Tom Holladay teaches on a truth that promises to bring freedom to every area of our lives and to every one of our relationships – the truth that mercy forgives.
How Much You Matter to God
Delivered on 04/23/2016
Part 5 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
God's mercy can heal any wound or broken relationship. No matter how upside down life may seem, God's mercy can turn things right side up in an instant, giving us hope and a fresh start. In this message, Pastor Rick looks at three stories in Luke 15, the story of a lost sheep, the story of the lost coin and the story of the lost son. Through these stories, we learn how God's mercy can provide the strength to walk through anything.
Your Ministry of Mercy
Delivered on 05/01/2016
Part 6 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
Pastor Buddy Owens looks at one of Jesus’ greatest acts of mercy from Mark 1:40-45 – the healing of a leper. He teaches a compelling message on mercy – love in action, and challenges us to commit to acts of mercy personally and through our small groups.
Mother's Day 2016: Showing Mercy to Your Family
Delivered on 05/08/2016
Part 7 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
Pastor Rick teaches four ways to show mercy at home, looking at the marks of mercy in 1 Corinthians 13:4-8. Four mothers’ very different and inspiring stories underscore the keys of this inspiring Mother’s Day message, all with one antidote – to cast ourselves on the rich mercies of God.
Being an Agent of Mercy in the World
Delivered on 05/14/2016
Part 8 of the series The Miracle of Mercy
God’s mercy has the power to change our relationships and alter the course of people’s lives all over the world. There are so many ways to share mercy with others. A simple smile at someone having a bad day or flying to a foreign country to share hope and resources with people in need can make a massive difference. Both are part of God’s plan to use his church to share his mercy with everyone. Pastor Rick teaches us simple, practical ways to live a lifestyle of mercy, so that God can bless and use us the rest of our lives.