May 16 2014

Unleashing Hope  \\  May 16, 2014

One of our favorite story tellers, Chris Brown, is our HQ Devo guest today! He encourages us that no matter what’s happened in our past, God can redeem it, & actually use it for good. Our past can either be Satan’s greatest weapon against us, or God’s most powerful tool to refine us. So after we’ve asked God to FORGIVE us from our past, to truly move forward and refocus on the future, we must then invite God to FREE us from the regret, the guilt, the anger, the shame, the bitterness, the emotional cement of our past. It doesn’t have to hold us prisoner anymore. We can be forgiven AND freed from our past today!

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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