(John 2:1-11)

Jerry Shenk, Northgate Minister to Youth, closes the Christmas Message series with a look at the journey of faith that Mary traveled, from receiving a promise through her willingness to step out in Faith. 

Direct download: Sun_12-31-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:46pm PST

(Matthew 2:1-2)

"Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem, saying, Where is he who has been born king of the Jews? For we saw his star when it rose..."

Direct download: Sun_12-17-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 3:31pm PST

(Luke 2:8-20)

When God announced the birth of Jesus, the Messiah, He did it in an amazing way to an unlikely group of people. 

Direct download: Sun_12-10-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 3:22pm PST

(Luke 1:26-38)

While we might prefer to live lives of comfort and safety, God often speaks and calls us to a life of risk, faith and adventure.

Direct download: Sun_12-03-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 11:28am PST

On Missions Sunday, Pastor Ken Jensen welcomes special guest, Tom Eggum, from Hope 4 Kids International.

Hope 4 Kids and Northgate have been partners in ministry for over 16 years. In addition to providing a status of Northgate's long term efforts to sponsor 51 wells in Uganda, Tom also brings an inspirational scriptural message to the church during the morning services. 

Direct download: Sun_11-26-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:20pm PST

(1 Timothy 6:17-19)

The road to financial freedom isn't just about how we handle our money, it's really about taking hold of a life that is truly life.

Direct download: Sun_11-19-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:34pm PST

(Matthew 6:21) 

For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. 

Direct download: Sun_11-12-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 11:24am PST

(Matthew 6:19-24; Proverbs 22)

As we shift our attitudes towards our money, the second step to financial freedom is the address our bondage of debt.

Direct download: Sun_11-05-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:27pm PST

(Luke 12:16-34)

The road to financial freedom is clearly marked. Jesus gave us plenty of direction. We just need to keep our eyes on the road. Financial freedom starts with a shift in our attitude. 

Direct download: Sun_10-29-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 10:41am PST


Whether it's a devastating fire, a broken marriage or the loss of a job, we will all face times when we are forced to start over. How do you rebuild your life when it's all fallen apart?

Direct download: Sun_10-22-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:38pm PST

In a short message to the church, Pastor Ken Jensen highlights some of the special efforts that Northgate staff and volunteers made this last week in support of those most affected by the Northern California wildfires. The church partnered with other nearby churches and organizations to become a distribution hub that literally sent over a hundred truckloads of material goods to relocation and support centers throughout the Napa/Sonoma region. Ken also brings some exciting news about some key changes coming for the Vallejo site that will begin in December. 

Direct download: Sun_10-15-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 5:17pm PST

(2 Corinthians 5:14-21)

Your life-purpose is more than your goals. It is deeper than your accomplishments. It is a description of what you believe God wants you to do with your life.

Direct download: Sun_10-08-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 7:17am PST

(Matthew 25:14-27)

Your life purpose includes two elements: Your contribution to the lives of others and the difference it makes over time.

Direct download: Sun_10-01-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 10:51am PST

(Romans 8:22-32)

Discovering and living out your purpose is a journey. And God uses every experience in your life journey to shape your purpose.

Direct download: Sun_09-24-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:11pm PST

(Romans 12:4-5; 9-18)

When you live out your purpose it will be outward-focused, it will make a difference and you'll need the help of others. 

Direct download: Sun_09-17-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 11:07am PST

(Romans 12:1-3)

Most people can tell you WHAT they do. Many can tell you HOW they do it. But the question of a purposeful life is WHY do you do what you do? It's the WHY that gives life meaning.

Direct download: Sun_09-10-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:21pm PST

(John 21:2-9, 15-22)

We've all been there - stuck with the regrets of our past, sitting in the mess of our mistakes. How do you get past your past? Is it really possible to start over? 

Direct download: Sun_09-03-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:33pm PST

(John 18:33-19:16)

Jesus' questioning before Pilate actually became Pilate's questioning before Jesus. And the question is the same for each of us, "Who will sit on the throne of your life?"

Direct download: Sun_08-27-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 11:20am PST

(John 17:20-26)

Jesus lived it, He taught it, He modeled it, and he prayed it for us; a unity that is saturated in His love. 

Direct download: Sun_08-20-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:59pm PST

(John 5:1-15) 

Pastor Larry Davis introduces a very special guest speaker, Chris Simning, who provides numerous insights on how God chooses to heal. Chris' life took a very unexpected turn all in one day in his middle school years. His journey to 'recovery' was anything but what he would have wanted. But God has blessed him in incredible ways while still allowing him to struggle with his condition. His message of hope is an inspiration to all who hear it.

Direct download: Sun_08-13-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:29pm PST

(John 13:1-17)

Pastor Jesse Peterson brings a unique perspective to the Gospel of John beginning with his opening thought that "Every Raisin is a tragic tale of a grape that could have been wine." This message helps us understand that how we live our lives (making fellowship in a local church a priority and getting our lives right with God) makes all the difference in who you become. Buckle up... it's going to be a great ride.

Direct download: Sun_08-06-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:41pm PST

(John 13-1-17)

Jesus gave us a model to follow, the model of a servant. The mark of followers of Jesus is the ability to live unselfishly in serving others. 

Direct download: Sun_07-30-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:20pm PST

(John 11:1-44)

Everyone goes through times of questioning when faith begins to lean toward doubt. What do you do when God doesn't make sense?

Direct download: Sun_07-23-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 6:11pm PST

(John 10:1-18)

Jesus invites us into a new way of living, a life where we can know and be known by God. This is the life he promised - "life to the full."

Direct download: Sun_07-16-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:49pm PST

(John 9:1-38)

When we choose to get involved in the lives of others it's going to get messy. But that's where God's grace works best... in the mess.

Direct download: Sun_07-09-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 10:53am PST

(John 6:25-70)

Every follower of Jesus will experience defining moments when we are faced with the question, "Will I follow him for who he is or only for what I can get out of him?"

Direct download: Sun_07-02-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 3:35pm PST

(John 4:1-17)

Historically, the church has been very good at holding to the truth, but have we been equally good at holding up grace? John tells us that Jesus was the full measure of both: "We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only son, full of grace and truth... Out of his fullness we have all received grace in place of grace already given." John 1:14, 16

Direct download: Sun_06-25-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 9:03pm PST

(John 3:1-17)

"God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life." 

Direct download: Sun_06-18-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:47pm PST

(John 2:1-11)

Everything Jesus did had a purpose. Everything his disciples experienced was a lesson in God's grace. 

Direct download: Sun_06-11-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:12pm PST

(John 1:35-51)

"No one has ever seen God, but the one and only Son, who is himself God and is in closest relationship with the Father, has made him known." John 1:18

Direct download: Sun_06-04-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:16pm PST

(Philippians 1:1-6)

One of the great discoveries of Happiness Research is how much ones faith contributes to their personal happiness. Today we're looking at the ways faith generates happiness in our lives.

Direct download: Sun_05-28-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 5:34pm PST

(Galatians 5:19-23)

Pastor Larry Davis continues the current series with a message on Happiness. It's counter-intuitive. It's not what you think. If you have not experienced it, you would not believe it.

Direct download: Sun_05-21-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 7:28pm PST

(Matthew 25:14-30)

Pastor Larry Davis continues the current series "What Makes You Happy", illustrating a number of points from a key parable in the book of Matthew. One example... What you have is less important than what you do with what you have.

Direct download: Sun_05-14-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 6:38am PST

(Philippians 4:10-19)

"Do everything without grumbling or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure." Philippians 2:14,15

Direct download: Sun_05-07-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:29pm PST


Happy and you know it... do you? Happiness can't be based only on what happens. Deep, meaningful happiness is the result of a life well-lived.

Direct download: Sun_04-30-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 4:18pm PST

(Philippians 1:3-11)

Because we are "wired" for connection with others, one of the greatest sources of happiness is deep personal relationships.

Direct download: Sun_04-23-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:32pm PST

Pastor Ken Jensen shares a very heartfelt message during the Good Friday observance in the worship center. 

Direct download: Sun_04-14-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:56pm PST

(John 20, Luke 24)

When it comes to faith, the issue is not our doubt. It's what we do with our doubt that really matters. 

Direct download: Sun_04-16-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:47pm PST

(Matthew 11:27)

Jesus never promised that life would be easy but he did promise rest - rest for the soul. The question is, how do we enter that rest?

Direct download: Sun_04-09-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:05pm PST

(Psalm 103:1-18)

As much as your soul thrives in grace it also needs gratitude. Gratitude is the response to grace and it is life-giving to the soul. 

Direct download: Sun_04-02-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:20pm PST

(John 15:1-8)

Grace is not just about forgiveness of sins. It is the source of life for a healthy soul.

Direct download: Sun_03-26-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:44pm PST

(Luke 12:14-21)

"You made us for yourself, O Lord, and our hearts are restless until they rest in you." - St. Augustine

Direct download: Sun_03-19-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:16pm PST

(Luke 8:4-8, 11-15)

A quote attributed to Dallas Willard helps describe this weeks message. He said, "The most important thing about you is not the things that you achieve; it is the person you become." Pastor Ken Jensen delivers the second in the current series on understanding your soul from Gods perspective.

Direct download: Sun_03-12-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 3:16pm PST

(Mark 8:34-37)

"Obey your spiritual leaders, and do what they say. Their work is to watch over your souls, and they are accountable to God. Give them reason to do this with joy and not with sorrow. That would certainly not be for your benefit." Hebrews 13:17

Direct download: Sun_03-05-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 5:19pm PST

(Revelation 22:12-15) 

Pastor Larry Davis provides some closure in part three of this special overview of the book of Revelation. In this message he offers with some very specific examples of how best to understand the intent of the images and visions described within the chapters of this challenging book.

Direct download: Sun_02-26-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 3:22pm PST

(Revelation 1:3)

Pastor Jesse Peterson encourages the Church to adopt a new set of lenses in order to see Revelation in the light of how and why it was written. Doing so may allow you to see this controversial and often confusing book in a new and insightful way. 

Direct download: Sun_02-19-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 3:05pm PST

(Revelation 1:1-4)

Pastor Larry Davis delivers the first message in a three week series on the Book of Revelation. 

Direct download: Sun_02-12-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 12:46pm PST

(Mark 12:30; Romans 12:1; 1 Corinthians 6:18-20)

God created us as physical beings and our physical health is deeply connected to our emotional spiritual health. 

Direct download: Sun_02-05-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 3:13pm PST

(1 Timothy 6:6-10, 17-19)

Or financial health affects every area of life; our relationships, our emotions and even our relationship with God. That's why Jesus talked more about money than any other topic. 

Direct download: Sun_01-29-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 11:11am PST

(Philippians 4:4-9)

Our emotions are an essential part of who we are. If we ignore our emotional health it will hinder our growth and maturity. 

Direct download: Sun_01-22-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:33pm PST

(Colossians 3:12-14)

Researchers have found that the single most common factor in life satisfaction is the breadth and depth of personal relationships. 

Direct download: Sun_01-15-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 1:10pm PST

(Colossians 1:9-14)

Just as there are vital signs to assess the state of one's physical health there are vital signs for assessing spiritual health as well.

Direct download: Sun_01-08-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 8:50pm PST

(Mark 8:34-37)

The new year presents us with new opportunities, a chance for self-improvement This year, try taking a new approach.

Direct download: Sun_01-01-17_Message_Podcast.mp3
Category:Weekly Messages -- posted at: 2:05pm PST






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