In the Bible, each of the four Gospels has a different emphasis revealing who Jesus is. In this eye-opening message, Pastor Ché Ahn introduces us to the Gospel of Matthew and highlights the ways we can know Jesus as King and embrace the reality of His Kingdom.
All throughout the Bible, we see how much God values human life, because every person has been made in God’s image. In this timely message, Pastor Ché Ahn unpacks the vision of the new pro-life movement 1RACE4LIFE, which declares, “All lives are sacred, including the unborn.” Learn how you can make a difference as you […]
2020 was a challenging year for everyone, but there are prophetic lessons we can learn that will help us see how God has been at work through it all. In this powerful message, Pastor Ché Ahn says the COVID-19 pandemic is not judgment from God, but God is using all of this global shaking to […]
After such a crazy year we’ve all had, do you need to hear some good news this Christmas? Actually, the Christmas story isn’t just good news—it’s the greatest news in all of human history! In the Bible, the book of Luke tells us about the very first Christmas, when angels appeared to shepherds in Israel and […]
2020 has been a very dark year—marked by the pandemic, economic crisis, riots and protests, chaotic election season, and more. In the second message of our series on the Christmas Story, we look at how much darkness preceded Jesus’ birth, when the Light of God broke through into human history.
There is a battle for the soul of America. As Christians, so many of us want to see the transformation of our society, but what does that really look like? In the Bible, the book of Joshua shows us a picture of the spiritual battle that it takes to transform a nation. In this timely message, […]
In the Bible, in the book of Luke, a few small-town shepherds were the first witnesses of an incredible prophetic sign at Jesus’ birth, and the first to share the Good News with others. In this timely message, Pastor Gavin Barrett says you can make an impact in this generation as you receive the peace […]
Jesus gave a prophetic message to seven different churches in Revelation 2-3. Each one of them was in what is modern-day Turkey. The word that He gave to those seven churches was relevant for their day, but it is a prophetic word to the Church in the earth that will face the pressures, persecution, and […]
Out of all the letters to the seven churches in Asia Minor (Turkey), the letter to the church of Laodicea may be the most famous and the most quoted throughout church history. First, a little background: Laodicea was an extremely rich city. It was the center for banking, soft wool clothing manufacturing, and eye medicine that […]
Thyatira was about 30 miles inland in Turkey, surrounded by many rivers. The city of Akhisar now exists on the site of Thyatira. It was a wealthy center for trade guilds, their equivalent of “labor unions” (garments, bronze workings, weavers, leather workers, linen makers, etc.). All employees in the “unions” were required to attend worship […]
Ephesus was the financial center and capital city of the Roman province of Asia Minor, which is modern-day Turkey. It was the largest city in Asia Minor with a population of 250,000 people. A seaport city on the Mediterranean Sea, it was a center for idol worship in Asia, famous for the massive temple of […]
Today, in this broken society, it seems that truth is dead, and we are inundated with lies. There was a time when you had to have credentials and credibility before you could speak, and it was assumed that it was the truth. Those who went to journalism school were told to write and tell the […]
During this season of COVID-19, we have had more “rest” because of the lockdown, and yet anxiety and stress levels are off the charts. In this timely message, Pastor Ché Ahn shares the biblical principle of the Sabbath and unpacks how you can do life from a position of rest.
In the light of the new lockdown mandated by Gov. Newsom, Pastor Ché pauses his series on the Ten Commandments to address this new lockdown. There is something larger at play here; there is a spiritual battle that is taking place over our nation and over our state. It is interesting that the Bible says […]
As we just celebrated America’s 244th anniversary, there is a battle going on over our nation. Right now, our constitutional rights, freedoms and Judeo-Christian values that we hold dear are at risk. In this timely message, Pastor Ché Ahn unpacks how believers are called to stand for America’s apostolic destiny even as the enemy is […]
Today, hate speech is all over the news. As believers, the things we say are important, because God says life and death are in the power of our tongue. Pastor Ché Ahn reveals what God has to say about the ultimate hate speech: when we misuse God’s name. In the Bible, the book of Ephesians […]
On Father’s Day 2020, Pastor Jay Koopman brings an encouraging word focusing on the importance of cultivating honor in our homes. Our society is longing for healthy families, and it is time for us as the Church to step up to the plate and model what honor looks like in our world today.
God delivered the Jews from the Egyptian bondage of slavery, but God had to take the slave mentality out of the Jewish people. He had to take Egypt out of the hearts of the Jews. The Commandments are not more bondage; they actually lead to freedom.
Life as we know it has been interrupted. As our nation responds to blatant acts of racism in our society, it is time for the Church to lift up our voices and act on what God says about the situation. In this message, Pastor Ché Ahn shows how you can walk out racial reconciliation and […]
The whole nation was shocked as George Floyd was choked to death in front of our eyes as we all witnessed this unbelievable video. In light of George Floyd’s tragic death, I decided to change my message. I have to confess that it is hard for me to make sense of everything that is going […]
After more than two months of lockdown due to COVID-19, Harvest Rock Church is getting ready to open our doors again! In this significantly timed message, Pastor Ché Ahn shares the reasons why Harvest Rock Church will be resuming in-person services at the Ambassador Auditorium starting on Pentecost Sunday, May 31.
Mother’s Day may be hard for some, but today we want to bring you a message of encouragement. On Mother’s Day 2020, Pastor Ché Ahn brings a heartfelt message that celebrates the biblical model for family with special emphasis on the role that mothers play.
This message kicks off a new series focusing on how to put our “Family First.” Families are God’s idea, and He created each one of us to be a part of a healthy, thriving family. Fathers have a huge impact on family life. Pastor Ché Ahn goes so far as to say, “Everything rises and […]
God’s judgments are a mystery, yet we are invited to explore the ways of God so we can spiritually discern the times we are living in. In this timely message, Pastor Ché imparts 10 foundational truths to better understand the subject of judgment. Get ready to dive into the Word of God and discover the […]
“It is always the darkest time before the great light of revival breaks forth.” In this message, Pastor Ché shares a word of hope that reveals the way that God breaks into difficult situations and brings new life. By looking at seasons of revival throughout history, we can see how God is currently setting the […]
During this year’s Easter service, Pastor Ché shares an encouraging message showing how the resurrection of Jesus is the foundation for all true hope in life. Today, the world is in desperate need of the living hope that is found in God. You may be fighting despair or discouragement, but Jesus is inviting you to […]
In celebration of Harvest Rock Church’s 26th anniversary, this message contains powerful truths from Scripture on the indispensable value of remembering and thanking God for what He has done. Pastor Ché shares a timely word on eight things to thank God for in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, and he shows how you can […]
Psalm 91 is a timely passage for the Body of Christ all over the world as we are praying this psalm to walk in divine protection. In this message, Pastor Ché gives an encouraging word about living in God’s presence and trusting Him no matter the circumstances around us. He then unpacks the ways that […]
The Church and the Kingdom overlap, but they are not the same. The Church is God’s people, His called-out ones. The Kingdom is God’s rule and reign. The Church and the Kingdom are both eternal. The Church is to advance God’s Kingdom, to bring as many people under the rule and reign of Jesus as […]
We begin a new series called The Disciple’s prayer. This is known traditionally as the Lord’s Prayer. The disciple’s asked Jesus to teach them how they should pray, not to tell them how He prays. In this season, we are going to focus on The Disciple’s Prayer as a model prayer. It is divided into […]
This week we want to look at Decree Prayer. “Come Your kingdom. Will of God be done. Now! On earth as it is in heaven.” This is the way that it is worded in the original Greek. It is in the Aorist Active Imperative Tense, which means that this is to be prayed as a […]
Our faith in believing God’s Word, Jesus Christ, is credited to us as a new right standing relationship and God’s children. And as children we have access to the Father’s Protection, Provision and Name! In the culture of the Scriptures, the Father is the head of the family, bringing the source of the family identity. […]
“We are created for family, and if we don’t have a family life, we look for family in gangs, clubs, associations, sports, etc. It is intriguing that when Kobe Bryant passed away people started to talk about the “Laker Family.” Entertainer, Ice Cube, was interviewed on NBA The Jump, and he said, ‘No matter what your race […]
Every local church has a calling and a destiny. God wants us to be like the sons of Issachar in the book of Chronicles to understand the times and know what to do. In his message, Pastor Ché teaches us what it looks like today to discern the times and fulfill our prophetic destiny as […]
Pastor Che and his family came out to LA in 1984 from the Washington D.C. area because of a prophetic call. He had a dream in 1982 where an African American appeared to him and said, “God is calling you to LA, for there will be a great harvest in LA.” In his inspiring message, Pastor Ché […]
Christmas is a time of joy, family and celebration. But we know that it can be a very lonely time of year. In fact, we are living in what society is calling an “Age of Loneliness”. In this message, Pastor Ché brings an encouraging word of hope and blessings.
Matthew 25 reveals meaningful Biblical truths about how the Lord entrusts each of us to be faithful with what He has given us. Pastor Ché Ahn teaches on important keys for every believer to be able to use, found in Matthew 25, that will help them successfully fulfill their calling.
Pastor Matt gives an incredible word about the Kingdom of great mercy and forgiveness that we have been brought into through Christ’s forgiveness of our own immeasurable debt of sin. We have been forgiven much and therefore empowered by grace to forgive much.
When we give our lives to Jesus we receive the good news of eternal life and the Presence of God, which is heaven on earth. Pastor Ché Ahn gives a passionate word about our willingness to give ourselves fully to have the Kingdom and advance the Kingdom. “The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure […]
Pastor Jay Koopman shares an inspiring message, reminding us that God wants to spread what He’s put inside each person. Everyone’s life can be a mustard seed sown for the Kingdom that can grow into something amazing. “Here is another illustration Jesus used: “The Kingdom of Heaven is like a mustard seed planted in a […]
In Part 2 of “8 Truths About God’s Kingdom,” Pastor Ché Ahn continues this powerful message on The Parable of the Tares (Weeds) from Matthew 13. Jesus presented another parable to them, saying, “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a man who sowed good seed in his field. But while his men were […]
Pastor Ché Ahn launches the “Unlocking the Mysteries of the Kingdom” series with a study of the Parable of the soils. In this enlightening message, Pastor Ché delves into the importance of tending the soil of our heart so that we would experience kingdom fruitfulness. And the disciples came and said to Him, “Why do […]
Pastor Ché Ahn continues teaching on the Parables of Jesus in our new series, “Unlocking the Mysteries of the Kingdom.” In this insightful message, Pastor Ché teaches on the Parable of the Tares and 8 truths about the Kingdom of God revealed through it. Jesus presented another parable to them, saying, “The kingdom of heaven […]
What you put your trust in is where you will put your time, talent, and treasure. We can either pour our hearts and energy into temporary or eternal pursuits. Pastor Jay Koopman gives a stirring message about investing our lives in Jesus’ eternal Kingdom. Matthew 6:19-21 19 “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where […]
Pastor Matt Dunn teaches a compelling message on the closing verses of Jesus’ powerful Sermon on the Mount, in Matthew chapter 7. In it, Jesus lays out stark differences between the choices that we can make to enter into the Kingdom life He is offering as His disciples, or not. Choosing to follow Jesus we […]
The need for refreshing by the Holy Spirit enables us to love better. It’s His supernatural love. We can’t do it in the natural. We need Holy Spirit to love our enemies. Pastor Ché Ahn gives a moving message about the supernatural love of God to enable us to live out the principles of Sermon […]
As we continue the Kingdom Living Series, Pastor Ché Ahn gives an important and timely message on how to “Divorce-Proof Your Marriage.” By sharing practical and helpful advice, including the “8 A’s” for a healthy marriage, Pastor Ché equips singles for a future successful marriage and helps strengthen existing marriages.
Father God has always had the desire for a big family! We are God’s kids: brothers and sisters, who make up the church body, and we need each other. In our commitment to a local church we find community, family, protection, purpose and so much more. Pastor Ché Ahn teaches on the importance of being […]
“Be careful how you think; your life is shaped by your thoughts.” Proverbs 4:23 (GNT) To operate in the mind of Christ we have to consistently renew our minds to the Words of Christ. Follow along on a 21-day journey of renewing your mind to the mind of Christ through scripture, prayer, and response.
Go deeper and engage with the Lord during our 21-day corporate Daniel fast. This devotional resource has daily readings for you throughout the fast, as well as fasting guidelines, and more. *We have two different layouts of this devotional for your convenience. Download the PRINT READY Version (Book View)
The season of Advent is observed during the four weeks leading up to Christmas. December 1 – December 24. We have a weekly devotional, just for Harvest Rock church, so that we can thoughtfully prepare ourselves to celebrate Christmas together, as a church family. Please join us with this Advent devotional and read along. Download […]