Turn to the Risen Christ

What does Jesus’ resurrection mean to you? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from John 20:1-18 and teaches that the resurrection shows us that He has the power to do what He said He’ll do. It gives us hope that there’s no amount of despair that cannot be... read more

Prodigal Love

Is Jesus better? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 14:1-11 and teaches about the common discrepancy between God’s extravagant love and our moderate response. The cross not only shows us our sins, but also our value. So, what is your response? Is Jesus... read more

Temptations of Jesus

Pastor Richard Kim preaches from Matthew 4:1-11 and shares that when you really believe in the goodness of God and in the fact that His love for you is not dependent on what you do, what you have, or what other people think about you, you’ll experience true... read more

A God Who is Wise

What does it mean to live well in God’s world? What does it mean to live wisely? Pastor Charles preaches from Job 28:9-28 and teaches that wisdom is found in God. We are made wise through our reverence and stillness before God. read more

God As Our Father

Do you see God as your boss or your father? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Psalm 103 and teaches that seeing God as our Father changes everything. It is because He is our father that all His other attributes are touched by His grace and love towards us. read more

God Who is Holy

One does not simply walk into holiness by being moral. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Isaiah 6:1-8 and teaches that morality is not equal to holiness. But rather, Christians are made more holy as they follow Christ. read more

God Who is Just

Do you care for or run from the hurting and oppressed? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Isaiah 58 and teaches us that we are called to join in God’s redemptive work. We need to be a people that are actively looking and fighting for the people that are... read more

God’s Answer is his People

What’s the “gated community” that you’re hiding behind? Pastor Danny Han shares from Isaiah 53:1-12 and teaches us how Jesus left His safe and comfortable place in heaven to live among us in our broken world and He calls us to do the same. He... read more

The Beauty of God

What is beauty? Are you beautiful? Pastor Charles preaches from Psalm 27 and teaches that the quest in becoming more beautiful is a quest in becoming more like God. Beauty reminds us that we cannot stay where we are. We see beauty throughout God’s creation and... read more

Real Joy

When’s the last time you felt real joy? Pastor Bruce Yi preaches from Genesis 18:1-5 and 21:1-7 and encourages us to personally encounter God. Our faith can’t be contingent upon the faith of others because when we see and experience the wonder of God for... read more

Our God is Omnipresent

Take a lesson from gollum. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Psalm 139 and encourages us to consider the reality of God’s omnipresence as your “precious”. Let it dawn on you who it is that’s watching you. It’s the God who sees you... read more

The Unchanging God

Step aside Obi-Wan, God’s immutability is our only hope. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Psalms102:18-28 and teaches that in the hopelessness that accompanies the belief that everything is temporary, the Christian can find hope in the reality that God is... read more

Our Majestic God

Have you ever marveled at the majesty of God? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Psalm 8 and teaches that if you were to truly see God in his majesty, then that would drive you to see that He deserves your best and your all. read more

Behold- The Name of God

What comes into your mind when you think about God? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Exodus 3:1-15 and teaches that there’s nothing more practical in our life than to truly understand who God is. Please click the link below to listen to the sermon: Behold- The... read more

Feeding the Spirit

Why do we fast? Pastor Charles preaches from Matthew 4:1-4, teaching us that as we fast, we create a hunger for God and there is no enemy we cannot overcome. read more

Life of Substance

What does a life of substance look like? Pastor Andrew Kim preaches from Micah 6:6-8 and teaches that religious works without an intimate relationship with God is hollow and meaningless. He challenges us to repent of our fake religious exteriors and pursue God... read more

Heaven Unleashed

The story of Christmas is that God meets us where we are. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Luke 2:1-7 and teaches us how we can experience heaven on earth. read more

My Compassion, Splagchnizomai

What need do you see around you that causes you to have com-passion, or a desire to “suffer with” others. Pastor Young Moon preaches from Luke 10:25-37 and shares how Jesus is our good samaritan and the compassion that He showed us should motivate us to... read more

A Life Centered On Jesus

Have the lights turned off in your life? Pastor Matthew Ro preaches from Isaiah 9:6-7 and encourages us that with the coming of Jesus, there will be no more gloom because He is with us. read more

Moses: The Right Time For God To Use Us

You should have an identity crisis. Pastor Ryun challenges us to embrace our “wilderness moments” because it’s in those places that we lose our dependence on ourselves and finally become ready to be used by God. read more

Apocalypse Now

Will you be left behind? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 13 and teaches that there has been a misunderstanding of this apocalyptic chapter. It’s not a prophecy of what’s still to come, but rather it has already happened. read more

Standing With Jesus

If God didn’t exist, would your life be any different? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 12:35-44 and challenges us to boldly surrender all of our lives to God so that we will stop giving from our margins, but rather, start adjusting our life styles to... read more

Gospel Acceptance

Have you found yourself on the outside looking in? For our 4th year anniversary, Pastor Eddie Kim from Church of Southland preaches from Luke 5:27-32 about gospel acceptance and the way Christ loves us.  read more

For Love

Have you ever had a case of the “so loves”? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Hosea 3:1-5 and shares how God so loved us, that He initiated the love relationship even while we were sinners. Not so that we can be transformed by following rules, but rather... read more

True Friendship

Have you ever found yourself aching for friendship? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Acts 21:1-14 and teaches that this ache is part of God’s design. He created us to seek true spiritual friendships where we can kneel before the gospel together. read more

Humility For the Sake of Building the Church

Learn to stand tall at the feet of Jesus. Sherine Dissayanake preaches from Philippians 2:1-11 and shares about Jesus’ example of humility and how we as believers should look to be intentional about lifting each other up as more important than ourselves. read more

Light of the World

How do Christians live as lights in a post-modern world? Daniel Kim shares from 2 Corinthians 4:1-18 and shares that we can be the light be embracing our own brokenness and anchoring our hope in Jesus Christ. read more

Using My Gifts

We cannot live a consumer Christianity. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Ephesians 4:4-12 and teaches that as Christians, we have all been given spiritual gifts by God and we need to exercise them as faithful members of His family. read more

A Place of Healing

The Christian life is not without its pains and struggles. Pastor David Yoon preaches from 3 John 1:1-4 and teaches that our God is a God who heals and that we cannot find true healing apart from His Church. read more

Covenant Relationships

What types of relationships should we prioritize as Christians? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 Thessalonians 5:9-14 and teaches that we need to have covenant relationships with God, our leaders, and each other. read more

The Story of the King and His Kingdom

The church is called to be a story teller. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Luke 4:42-43 and teaches how the Bible urges us to continue the story that the early Church was telling and now it’s our turn to spread the Kingdom of God. read more

The Family of God

What makes the family of God so different? Pastor Charles preaches from Romans 12:9-13 and challenges us to act like the family that we are in Christ. A family that does not discriminate, holds each other accountable, and acts generously toward one another. read more

The Triune God and His Church

In today’s society, we confuse connectivity with community. Pastor Charles preaches from John 17:20-23 and shares about the importance and necessity of a true authentic community that get past all the fluff and challenges us to be the Church that He... read more

Venite: Come, Let Us Worship

“What is your deepest desire? What does it mean to worship God? Pastor Charles preaches from Psalm 95 on how it is God’s greatness that fuels us to worship. He teaches that the church is the dearest place on earth because it is where we worship God in community,... read more

God’s Presence

If your life is #blessed but God’s Spirit is not with you, is it still worth it? Pastor Charles preaches from Exodus 33:1-6, 12-23 on how the church is the dearest place on earth because it’s where God makes His presence tangibly known. He teaches that when... read more

Mountain Moving Prayer

What kinds of mountains are in your life? Pastor Barry Kang preaches from Mark 11:11-24 and shares about how Jesus showed us that we believe in a mountain loving God and he encourages us to bring our mountains to Him. read more

The Presence of God

Pastor Alex Choi preaches from Ruth 4:13-22 that through the gift of His Son Jesus Christ, we trust in a God who is slow to speak, quick to listen, and gives us what we ultimately desire: His Presence, acceptance, and favor by grace and faith alone. read more

How Do Kingdom People Relate With Others

“How do kingdom people relate to others? Pastor Peter from Kairos Church preaches from 1 Samuel 29-30 and shares how we can practically relate to others that reveals the loving power of God’s kingdom.” read more

Love the Lord Your God

Love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. We’ve all heard this before but has it changed your life? Listen to Pastor Charles share from this familiar passage and challenge us to truly love God. For if we truly loved Him, it would... read more

Jesus and Politics

How can we as Christians be an alternative example of political engagement? Pastor Andrew preaches from Mark 12:13-17 and calls the church to take up its role in politics as a prophetic voice and to do so, with love and humility. read more

The Gift of Life

What is the role that God has given you to live out in His story? Pastor David Yoon preaches from Mark 12:1-12 and shares that we are all tenants. This life is not our own but rather it belongs to God and once we understand that, our lives will be transformed. read more

The Three Day Lesson

What does a fig tree and a temple have to do with prayer? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 11:12-25 to teach that it is only through faith that we please God and God works through the prayers of His people. read more

Rule of Life

Rules are not always meant to be broken. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Acts 2:42-47 and shares that while Christianity is not meant to be legalistic, having a rule of life will help us to grow deeper in our faith in God. read more

Normal Christianity

Do you have enough faith to invest in the Kingdom of God? Pastor Sung preaches from Matthew 6:19-33 and shares how greed and anxiety can stop us from investing into God’s kingdom but we need to put our trust in Him and trust that He’ll provide what we... read more

Growing Emotionally Mature

“Have you ever been told to “just grow up?” Pastor Charles preaches from Luke 10:25-37 and shares that in order to grow in emotional maturity, we need to become people of love.” read more

Living in New Testament Reality

When was the last time that you confessed a New Testament reality? Pastor Daniel Kim preaches from Romans 12:1-2 and teaches us the transformative power of speaking Biblical truths to ourselves. read more

Discovering the Daily Office and the Sabbath

Does Jesus know you? Are you following God’s rhythm or the rhythm of the world? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Daniel 6:6-14 and shares how following God’s rhythm will give you true rest and power for your life. After Pastor Charles’s sermon, we... read more

Embracing Grief and Loss

How do we deal with emotional pain? Pastor Charles preaches from Psalm 13 and teaches on how we should embrace grief and loss. We must not numb, mask, or ignore our emotional pain but grieve with hope because God is working bountifully in the midst of our pain. read more

Need of the Good Shepherd

Pastor Richard Kim shares how we are all wandering sheep desperately in need of the Good Shepherd. Our God will continue to restore, protect, and chase us down until we can be brought back into the house of the Lord. read more

Journey Through The Wall

Have you ever hit a wall in your life before? Pastor Jane continues on the emotionally healthy spiritually series and speaks about a wall that every person will face at one point. The wall exists for God to deepen our relationship with him. We must not avoid the pain... read more

Going Back to Go Forward

What did you inherit from your past? Pastor Charles Choe encourages us to take hold of our past, overcome it, and learn from it. We must stop minimalizing it so that we no longer share a shallow disconnected Gospel. The Gospel is powerful enough to overcome our broken... read more

Know Yourself, Know God

Do you know who you are? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 4:1-11 and shares how we need to imitate Jesus and practice silence and solitude so that we can be with ourselves and God. This is the beginning of emotionally healthy spirituality. read more

With All Your Heart

Do you have an emotionally healthy spirituality? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 26:36-39 and speaks on the importance of intertwining spiritual maturity with emotional maturity. He teaches that true emotional health comes when we honestly come before God... read more

A New Day

Easter changes everything. You no longer have to live imprisoned to your shame, past, or inhibitions. Easter reminds us that we have a new life for God has made all things new. read more

Crown Me or Kill Me

Jesus will not be in the middle. He gives us two choices: crown Him or kill Him. Unless you first make Him your king, He cannot be anything else to you. read more

What Do You Want?

Are you searching for greatness? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 10:32-45 and shares how Jesus shows us that the way to become great is to serve just as He did. But serving is not only what Jesus did, it is what He is. He is a servant and the only way that we... read more

True Worship

What is true worship that God desires? Worship cannot be driven by convenience, efficiency, or comfort. Pastor Eddie preaches from Leviticus 1:3-5 and teaches that true worship can only be rendered once we make Jesus Lord over our lives. read more

Hope and Despair

Christians travel down a road between hope and despair. Dr. John Tran teaches us that in the midst of every temptation and every reason to despair, the gospel a story of God’s victory and He assures us that is it not even a question who wins. He is the one in... read more

The Cruciform Life

Are you striving to be a “respectable Christian” or a real one? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Luke 9:20-23 and teaches about the true cost and effort of being a disciple of Christ. You cannot just wish yourself into being a real disciple. You need to... read more

The Holy Spirit and Our Transformation

Transformation does not happen in an instant. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Romans 8:1-11 and teaches that the battle with temptation is won months in advance when we practice the habits of grace. Deep character change takes place by the grace of God through... read more

Our Priestly Calling

“Lord here am I, send him.” Does that describe your mentality toward missions? Pastor Daniel Kim preaches from 1 Peter 2:9 and shares that we are not saved by the grace of God so that we can selfishly live in that blessing. He saved us and invites us to... read more

Prayer

How do you view prayer and what role does it play in your life? Pastor David Yoon preaches from Matthew 6:5-6 and teaches that prayer is not about getting gifts from God, but it’s about getting God... read more

Community

Are you intentional about living in community? Pastor Jane Guzman De Leon preaches from Acts 2:42-47 and teaches that in order for community to work, we all need to be participants. It won’t always be easy living life with other people but with the Holy Spirit... read more

Formed By His Word

Pastor Andrew Kim preaches from 2 Timothy 3:14-17 and leads us through the spiritual discipline of reading the word of God. He shares that we must read it with humility, habitually, slowly, in community, and supernaturally. read more

The Jesus Way

Do you feel compelled to follow Jesus but yet, are unsure how to do so? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 7:13-14 and reminds us that discipleship is less like being in a lecture hall and more like being in a dojo where you take actions and behaviors to... read more

The Journey Begins

The question isn’t, “Are you a disciple?” The question is, “Whose disciple are you?” Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Ephesians 4:17-24 and urges us to make this a year where we learn to hear His voice, have His ear, and belong to His... read more

Pursuing Christlikeness

Is your new year’s resolution to become a monthly donor to a gym this year? Pastor Andrew Kim preaches from 2 Peter 1:3-15 and shares how his greatest fear is that Christians will live fun and successful but useless lives. He exhorts the church to make their... read more

Hinge Old and New

Do you know who you are? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Ephesians 4:1-6 and teaches that the Gospel isn’t pointing us to a new morality but rather a new identity. The sooner we embrace who we are in Christ, the sooner we will become our true selves and live... read more

Immanuel: God With Us

Has Christmas become strictly about the emotions and nostalgia to you? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 1:18-25 to warn us against making Christmas only about the emotions and reminds us that this season is about how God limited Himself so that we can have... read more

The First Carol

Why are there so many Christmas carols? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Luke 1:46-55 and teaches about the significant of singing in Christianity. Religions says to climb up the ladder and make yourself good enough to reach God but Christianity says that God Himself... read more

Tale of Two Brothers

Why does it seem like God hides Himself from us? Pastor Ryun Chang preaches from Genesis 42:21 and Exodus 2:23-25 to teach us the two different reasons why we may be experiencing the silence of God. read more

Substance Over Shadows

What is the point of the Christmas season? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Colossians 1:19-20 and shares how all of the gift giving and merriment we experience in this season is only a shadow of the true substance and meaning of Christmas. read more

What Should I Be Doing?

What should I be doing with my life? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 John 3:1-3 and shares that our life’s purpose is to pursue holiness. God chose us to be set apart for Himself and we can do this with peace and assurance through the already completed... read more

“Where Am I Going?”

What is my destiny? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 John 3:1-3 and teaches us how we are destined to be like Jesus, fully human and fully alive. read more

Content and the Extent of the Commission

As Tapestry LA celebrates their 3rd anniversary, Pastor Keith Park preaches from Isaiah 61:1-3 to remind our church that as we grow we must remember the commission that God has given us. We are commissioned to provide revelation, hope, be God’s glory, and to... read more

Who Am I?

What does it mean to be human? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from John 10:1-6 and 10-15 to show us that Jesus offers us the Gospel identity which directs us to begin to live into our identity primarily as children of God. read more

The Good Samaritan

Who is our neighbor? Pastor Ruben Nuño preaches from Luke 10:25-37 and shares how Jesus invites each of us to get out of our comfort zones and stand in the gap for our neighbors that are suffering injustice. read more

Prayer

We must learn to pray. We have to.” Pastor Jane Hong preaches from Luke 11:1-13 and teaches us that in this passage, Jesus isn’t only teaching us how to pray, He is showing us the nature of the One to whom we pray. read more

The Story of Jesus – True Riches

If someone looked at your credit card statement, would it reflect the values of the kingdom of God? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 10:17-27 and shares how money has incredible power over our lives and the only way to overcome it is through following... read more

The Story of Jesus – Mountains and Valleys

Have you ever been disappointed with the sorrow that you’re still experiencing in your life? Wasn’t accepting Jesus a free ticket to a smooth life? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 9:2-29 and shares the reality of life’s messiness. We will all... read more

Church as a Family

Do you ever feel homeless? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Philemon 1:1-3 and teaches that if you follow Christ, you are part of the family of God and the sooner you realize that people are imperfect, the more quickly you will be able to engage in authentic... read more

How can I bless you today?

What was your first thought when you woke up today? Was it how you can be a blessing to others? Pastor Jae Kim preaches from Matthew 6:24-34 and shares how we are able to bless others when we keep God as our first love. read more

Vision Series 2017 – Spirit Led Church

Don’t be a Christian Jedi. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 Corinthians 3:16-17 and teaches that the Holy Spirit is more than just a force. He is the third PERSON of the trinity and He longs for us to pursue a relationship with Him. read more

Vision Series 2017 – Gospel Love

What does it mean to be a part of the royal priesthood? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 Peter 2:4-10 and shares about how the gospel must first and foremost be the cornerstone of our lives if we want to experience victory in our lives and in our church. read more

Vision Series 2017 – Mission of God

Join us as Tapestry begins its 2017 Vision Series. Pastor Charles Choe begins by preaching from Psalm 23:1-3 and sharing that we are not the point. As the Westminster Catechism says, “The chief end of man is to glorify God and enjoy Him forever.”... read more

Reflect and Anticipate

As Tapestry’s time in Westlake comes to an end, Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Ezra 3:10-13 and shares how moving is a bittersweet experience. It provides us with a time to mourn and a time to rejoice. But we must not lose sight of why we are here as a... read more

The Story of Jesus – Going Deeper

Do you want to go deeper in your faith? Are you hungry for the presence of God? Pastor Charles preaches from Mark 8:1-10 and teaches that being humble and having a teachable heart are key aspects to spiritual maturity. read more

Faith of a Puppy

Who is this Jesus Christ? Can we have a personal relationship with Him? Pastor Charles preaches from Mark 7:24-37 and teaches that we are children of God and we should have faith like the Syrophoenician woman. Our only hope today is to stand on what Christ has done... read more

Life is Meant to be Spent

What does it look like to live a life that matters? What influences and shapes your life today? Pastor Andrew preaches from Revelation 5:1-10 and teaches that our lives should be defined by a life of giving and generosity. read more

Trusting God in Adversity – Paul Liu

A life that pleases God is not about having perfect circumstances, it is about being teachable in every moment. Pastor Paul Liu preaches from 1 Samuel 21:1-15 to teach us that no one is exempt from hardships. We will all experience troubles but how we respond to them... read more

The Story of Jesus – A Clean Heart

What is wrong with this world? I am.” Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 7:1-23 and teaches that it’s the state of the human heart that makes someone clean or unclean. Our only hope is inside out cleansing through Jesus Christ. read more

The Story of Jesus – Jesus Walks on Water

We’ve all heard the story of Jesus walking on water. But what was His true purpose for doing it? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 6:45-56 to show us His divinity and that the presence of God is not something to be afraid of. read more

Story of Jesus – Feeding Revolutionaries

Are you truly satisfied with your life? Or do you find yourself trying everything to fulfill the deepest longings in your heart? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 6:31-44 and teaches that the story of the feeding of the five thousand isn’t simply a story of... read more

The Story of Jesus – Bid Us to Die

Do you understand the true cost of discipleship? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 6:7-30 and shares that if you’re a follower of Christ, you are by nature a missionary. God calls all Christians to preach and to serve and often times, there will be a real... read more

The Story of Jesus – The Rejected King

Have you become so comfortable in your faith that Jesus’ words no longer offend you? Pastor David Yoon preaches from Mark 6:1-13 and teaches that Jesus should be offending us; not because He doesn’t care, but because He wants to be the King in our... read more

The Story of Jesus – Power Over Spirits

The awareness of how Satan works among us is missing in the church today. He isn’t the source of all pain but at the same time, all pain or evil is not simply the result of man’s actions or physical diseases. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 5:1-20... read more

A Life of Purpose

Are you living a life of purpose? Pastor Phil Chen preaches from 1 Peter 4:1-11 and teaches on how we are to discern the will of God in our lives and live as a community that reflects humility and love to one another. read more

The Story of Jesus – The Lord of the Storm

Why does God allow pain and suffering to exist in this world? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 4:35-41 to tackle this age old question. He teaches that not only is the existence of pain compatible with God’s love and power, He can also use it to speak to... read more

Dear Next Person Born

Easter is not just a happy ending, it’s the beginning of a new story. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 Corinthians 15:3-8 and makes a case for the validity and significance of Jesus’ resurrection, not only for our future, but also for our lives... read more

The Parable of the Sower

Has the gospel gone so deep into your life that you can trust your instincts? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 4:1-20 and teaches that we can only experience the transforming power of the gospel if we allow it to take deep roots within our lives. read more

The Story of Jesus: Mad, Bad, God?

Is there really a sin that is unforgivable? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 2:20-35 and teaches us the true nature of the Gospel- God’s faithful love to sinful man. read more

Experiencing Church

Are you experiencing church the way God intended? Pastor James Kiwon Suh preaches from Acts 9:1-6 to teach us about the importance of the local church and how Christians can learn to overcome individualism and consumerism to experience the beauty of being part of the... read more

The Story of Jesus – A New Name

What is at the center of your life? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Mark 3:7-21 to teach us about the importance of a name and how it is tied to our identity. Jesus has given each of us a new name, a new anchor for our souls. read more

Marriage, Sex, Singleness – Homosexuality

What is our church’s stance on homosexuality? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 19:3-6 and teaches us how we are to love our homosexual brothers and sisters. We also invite a panel (Peter and Tina, John and Ruth, January) to have a final Q and A as we... read more

The Unfinished Task – Dr. John Lee

Dr. John Lee preaches from Matthew 28:18-20 and gives us a picture of how God is moving in the world. But God’s redemptive work is not yet finished and he invites us to join Him in this work. read more

Marriage, Sex, and Singleness – The Gift of Sex

What is the purpose of sex? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Genesis 1:27-28 and Mathew 5:27-30 and deconstructs what our culture says about sex. Instead, he guides us to see the Gospel alternative and how sex is part of God’s good and beautiful design. read more

Unforced Rhythms of Grace – Enter into His Presence

As we continue our series in the Unforced Rhythms of Grace, Pastor Jane preaches from Psalm 63 on the importance of coming into the presence of God in worship. She teaches us that it is an essential rhythm we need our lives as disciples of Jesus Christ. read more

Unforced Rhythms of Grace – The Breath of God

As we continue to grow as disciples of Jesus, we learn that our involvement in and with the Word of God is another Unforced Rhythm of Grace. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 2 Timothy 3:14-17 and teaches us the importance of the Word of God and the impact and power... read more

Unforced Rhythms of Grace – Shameless Prayer

As we begin the new year, we start a short new series on the Unforced Rhythms of Grace, the first of which is Shameless Prayer. Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Luke 11:5-13 and teaches that we can be bold and audacious in our prayers because of the fact that God is... read more

Advent 2016: Christmas Faith

What are the implications of Christmas? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 2:1-12 and teaches us that the birth of Christ means that He is worthy of our attention. read more

Advent 2016: Christmas Glory

What is the true substance and meaning of Christmas? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Luke 2:8-20 and begins a two-week Advent series about the joy that comes from the glory of God. Advent 2016 read more

Deep Justice

How does the Gospel of Jesus Christ inform how we interact with our city? Pastor Kevin Haah, Lead Pastor at New City Church of Los Angeles, preaches on Luke 4:18-19 and teaches us that as the church of Jesus Christ, we must be a people of deep justice. read more

Channel of Blessing

​How can we be a channel of blessing? Pastor Ryun Chang preaches on Genesis 1:1-3 and teaches on how to carry out the mission of God. read more

Ekklesia – Led by the Holy Spirit

As we gather as the church, who is our leader? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 Corinthians 12:1-11 and teaches us that the Holy Spirit is the one that leads our church. read more

Ekklesia – Family of God

What does it mean for us as a church to be a “family of God?” Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Hebrews 13:1-9 and reminds us of the way that Christ has pursued us and brought us into His family and the ways that we ought to love and invite others to be a... read more

Ekklesia – Sent as a Community

What must the church do when Christianity is no longer the popular option in our culture? Pastor Andrew Kim preaches from John 20:19-23 and teaches on the church being a sent community. read more

Ekklesia – Better Together

What comes to mind when you hear the word church? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Acts 2:42-47 and teaches about the biblical narrative and framework of church community. read more

Faith and Work – Sabbath

What is the Sabbath? Do we as Christians need to practice it? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Exodus 20:8-11 as we close out our series on Faith and Work. read more

Faith and Work – God’s Glory

How do we work for the glory of God? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from 1 Corinthians 10:31-33 and teaches us how we are to work with our faith being central. read more

Faith and Work – Part 2

How do we discern our calling? Pastor Charles speaks from 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12 and talks about the work that we are called to do and how we are to do it. read more

Faith and Work – Theology of Work

What is work? What does our faith have to do with it? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Genesis 1:27-28 and Genesis 2:7-12 and goes through Biblical Theology of what work is in the biblical framework. read more

Holy Holy Holy

What is Holiness? Pastor Barry Kang from Symphony Church in Boston preaches from Isaiah 6:1-10 and teaches us that God is a Holy God and He loves us with a Holy Love. read more

The Gospel and Justice

How are we as Christians supposed to go about justice? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Isaiah 58:1-14 and teaches us how the Gospel informs the way that we should live in the midst of injustice. read more

The Gospel and Race

How are we as Christians to respond to all racial tensions going on in this broken world? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Ephesians 2:11-18 and teaches how the Gospel informs our response. read more

Welcome One Another

​How has Christ welcomed us? Pastor Joe Park preaches from Romans 15:5-13 and teaches us how we ought to serve and welcome others. read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 15

How do we enter the Kingdom of God? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 7:13-29 and addresses how we are called to enter the narrow gate, bear good fruit, and build our lives on the solid rock of Jesus Christ. read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 14

How can we seek the well-being of others? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 7:1-12 and we see that Christ calls us not to judge one another but to persevere and seek redemption and renewal in our relationships. read more

Prodigal Son

What unites us as believers? Cameron Lee, a Professor from Fuller Theological Seminary preaches on the parable of the Prodigal Son and teaches us that the one thing that we as Christians have in common is that we have a Father in Heaven that loves us. read more

Grace and Mercy

What does forgiveness look like for us as Christians? Pastor Phil Chen from the Church of Southland preaches from Matthew 18:21-35 and teaches us the difference between grace and mercy and how Christ offers us both. read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 13

Semon on the Mount – Part 13 Forgiveness is a lost art in today’s society. We always seek justice and revenge. However, Emeka Amene preaches on Matthew 6:9-15 and teaches us how the Gospel of Jesus Christ transforms our hearts and leads us to be forgiving... read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 12

An eye for an eye? A tooth for a tooth? is this the way that Jesus intends us to live? Pastor Peter Yoon from Kairos Christian Church in San Diego preaches from Matthew 5:38-42 and shows us a new way for us to live through extending Christ’s love and... read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 11

Where are you laying up your rewards? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 6:19-34 and reveals a sin that we all struggle with- greed. Jesus commands us not to worry because we have a Good Father that loves and cares for us. Instead, Jesus tells us to seek the... read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 10

​Can we become righteous on our own doing? Pastor Charles Choe preaches from Matthew 6:1-6 and 16-18 and shows us that Jesus reveals our hypocrisy and he challenges us to really follow him, not only through our outward actions, but more importantly with our... read more

Eternity in Our Hearts

What is the purpose of life? So many times, this question arises and we are left with confusion and anxiety. Pastor David Yoon, the newest addition to our staff, preaches from the book of Ecclesiastes and takes us through the journey of Solomon. We find that... read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 9

Jesus is continuing to teach his disciples how to follow him throughout the Sermon on the Mount, and here we see that Jesus is giving us the fulfilled and final expression of the Law once again. So many times we take the Law and botch it to suit our own selfish... read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 8

​Jesus teaches us here and he continues to give us his interpretation of the Law. He reveals to us the power that we have in our words, either to destroy and condemn or show grace and heal. Sermon on the Mount – Part 8 read more

Spiritual Hunger- Jim Orred

Guest Speaker- Jim Orred Jim lives to see people find their place in God and to find and fulfill their God-given purpose. Since 1974 he has been a part of Youth With A Mission, a global movement of mainly young people who are seeking to see transformation through... read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 7

As we continue on the series on the Sermon on the Mount, we come to Jesus’ teaching regarding lust. We don’t believe that Jesus is being literal in this passage but that he is emphasizing how important it is to live pure lives before God. As followers of... read more

Faith Rising – Easter Sunday

Most movements that started in the first century ended with the death of the leader. But Christianity was different. His death instead caused an explosion of growth because of His resurrection. His thorough and physical resurrection is the cornerstone of our faith. It... read more

The Sermon on the Mount – Hypocritical Prayer

​Jesus is continuing in His sermon on the Mount and in Matthew 6:5-14 he addresses the topic of prayer, and how even in such a holy practice where we are communing with God, we have the propensity to “screw it up.” Jesus is getting at the heart of our... read more

Semon on the Mount – Part 5

Anger is an issue that we all have and Jesus addresses it here in Matthew 5:21-26. Anger in itself is not sin but when we have anger, we tend to show it using sinful ways. Jesus teaches us to control our anger and to be Christ-like in all that we do. Anger is a... read more

The Sermon on the Mount – Part 4

True Freedom comes with boundaries. This is what the Bible shows. For us to be truly free and flourishing, we need God’s truth to guide us through life. We learn this through the examples of Harriet Tubman, Worship team, relationships. The question is about finding... read more

Sermon on the Mount – Part 3

Matthew 5:13-16 Jesus calls us to the salt of the earth and the light of the world. He goes on to say that we are called to be a city on a hill. Jesus’ teaching is revolutionary and he is teaching his followers to be missional in all that they do. As followers,... read more