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Delivered on 08/11/2018
Part 1 of the series How God Turns Setbacks into Comebacks
Because we live in a broken world, we all experience failures, mistakes, trials, and setbacks in life. It may be relational, financial, emotional, or physical. In this message, Pastor Rick takes a look at how God helped people in the Bible overcome business setbacks in life. You’ll learn four steps to take when your career is suffering, including giving Jesus access to your business and trusting him to turn things around for good. Learn how to answer God’s call in your profession and use your job as a platform to share his message of hope. Discover how to go from empty to overflowing and experience God’s blessing in your career.
Delivered on 08/04/2018
Part 2 of the series How God Turns Setbacks into Comebacks
A setback is defined as a loss of progress, a defeat of a plan, or a reversal of good fortune. In this message, Pastor Rick teaches us what to do when a setback seems irreversible and how to trust God for a comeback. You’ll learn five things to do when life seems hopeless, starting with unloading your emotions and telling God exactly how you feel. Discover how to avoid bitterness, surround yourself with the right people, surrender your future, and trust Jesus for the ultimate comeback.
Delivered on 08/11/2018
Part 3 of the series How God Turns Setbacks into Comebacks
Budget cuts, car accidents, natural disasters, health problems — we’ve all faced setbacks in life that were outside of our control. Even the apostle Paul was pounded by angry waves and shipwrecked on his way to share God’s Word. In this message, Pastor Rick tells us common mistakes that lead people into the storm and how to anchor your ship before it sinks. You’ll learn which setbacks will cause you to drift away from your goals and how to stay focused on things with eternal value. Discover the three anchors of hope founded on God’s presence, purpose, and promise!
Delivered on 08/19/2018
Part 4 of the series How God Turns Setbacks into Comebacks
Have you ever faced a setback in work, family, finances, or health that left you questioning if God really understood your pain? It’s easy to wonder how God can still be in control when everything around us feels out of control. In this message, author and speaker Sheila Walsh shares insight on how to move forward when your setback feels like a failure. You’ll hear her personal story of abuse, loss, and a breakdown that left her crying out to God for a miracle. Find out how God responds when you’re ready to give up, and how he’s with you even when you can’t see his plan.
Delivered on 08/25/2018
Part 5 of the series How God Turns Setbacks into Comebacks
One of the common negative side effects of setbacks is that they can drain your emotional tank, leaving you feeling empty so that you have no reserves for dealing with daily life. When you feel like you have nothing left to give, each day feels as if you’re running on fumes. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren takes a look at the setbacks in Elijah’s life, and the 10 warning signs of an emotionally empty tank. You’ll learn what steps God uses to refill your life with hope, joy, and love. Discover how to find rest, release, and refocusing through Christ.
Delivered on 09/01/2018
Part 6 of the series How God Turns Setbacks into Comebacks
It’s always easier to start something than it is to finish it — college courses, construction projects, and even fitness goals. Just like a marathon, as time goes on it becomes harder to cross the finish line because of setbacks that often leave us feeling defeated. Did you know that setbacks are actually part of the character-building process designed by God? In this message, Pastor Rick Warren discusses the causes of discouragement that lead to fatigue, frustration, fear, and a sense of failure. Find out what to do when you’re ready to give up, starting with reorganizing your life, refocusing on God, and resisting discouragement.