August 07 2014

 \\  Aug 7, 2014

Passage: Hebrews 12:1-3

A final morning with our friend Chris Brown today, as he reminds us that as trials, and tough times, and the valleys of life show up, we can look to Jesus as the model of how to respond to that suffering. Hebrews 12:2 tells us what Jesus focused on during His suffering: “For the joy set before him, he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” Keep your eyes on the prize my friend!

Chris Brown

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Chris Brown is one of the Senior Pastors at North Coast Church in Vista, California and one of the two Teaching Pastors. Along with being on the vision casting team, and providing directional leadership for the church, he also co-teaches a preaching course at Bethel Seminary. Chris loves bringing the Bible to life with his gifts as a communicator and storyteller, but most evident in his teaching is his passion for sharing a real and authentic journey with Jesus. Chris and his wife Amy have three children, two beautiful daughters, Sayla and Karis, and a crazy son named Barak. They plan as a family to stay involved in teaching, ministries, and fishing for as long as humanly possible.

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