Watch Archive

Watch Archive

February 5, 2023 – The Gospel of Mark : Power Over Spirits, Nature, and Death – Oak Hills Church

In this series, we’ll dig deep into the action-packed gospel of Mark and consider Jesus’ life, teaching, miracles, and finally his death and resurrection. Leading up to each weekend, we encourage you to read the chapter of Mark we‘re focusing on.

SCRIPTURE
Mark 5

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Do you believe God does miraculous things in our world today? Explain.
2. Some people who follow Jesus and pray for healing experience the miracle of healing while others do not. Why do you think that happens?
3. Do you believe that demonic spirits are active in our world today? If so, how can we overcome the influence of that spirit world in our lives?

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January 29, 2023 – The Gospel of Mark : Parables – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

In this series, we’ll dig deep into the action-packed gospel of Mark and consider Jesus’ life, teaching, miracles, and finally his death and resurrection. Leading up to each weekend, we encourage you to read the chapter of Mark we‘re focusing on.

SCRIPTURE
Mark 4

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Read the parable of the soil in Mark 4: 1-9; 13-20. Which kind of different soils have you been throughout your Christian life?
2. Pastor Rod’s vision for OHC in 2023 is that we will be generous with sharing the Good News. What does that mean to you?
3. What do you think it means to be open to the “awe” of Jesus (Mark 4: 31)

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State of the Church 2022: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/state-of-the-church-2022/
Oak Hills Midweek: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/oak-hills-midweek-spring-2022/2023-02-01/
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Prayer: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/prayer-care/
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January 22, 2023 – The Gospel of Mark : Who Are My Mother and Brothers? – Oak Hills Church

In this series, we’ll dig deep into the action-packed gospel of Mark and consider Jesus’ life, teaching, miracles, and finally his death and resurrection. Leading up to each weekend, we encourage you to read the chapter of Mark we‘re focusing on.

SCRIPTURE
Mark 3

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Jesus asked the Pharisees what the law permitted rather than what it prohibited. What do you think about that?
2. Read Mark 3: 20-30. What do you think it means to blaspheme or slander the Holy Spirit?
3. Many in the crowds who came to experience Jesus’ ministry were more interested in his miracles than they were in following him. What do you think about that?

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Oak Hills Midweek: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/oak-hills-midweek-surprise-the-world/2023-01-25/
State of the Church 2022: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/state-of-the-church-2022/
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Prayer: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/prayer-care/
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January 15, 2023 – The Gospel of Mark : Lord of the Sabbath – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

In this series, we’ll dig deep into the action-packed gospel of Mark and consider Jesus’ life, teaching, miracles, and finally his death and resurrection. Leading up to each weekend, we encourage you to read the chapter of Mark we‘re focusing on.

SCRIPTURE
Mark 2

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. What do you think about those four men who gave the extra effort to get their handicapped friend to Jesus?
2. Is there a person in your life who is not a follower of Jesus who you could connect with over coffee or a meal? If so, who is that person and what could you do to bless them?
3. Jesus challenged religious rules that had become legalistic and lost their meaning. Are there any “religious rules” or disciplines that today that you feel have real meaning and impact?

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January 8, 2023 – The Gospel of Mark : Jesus Christ, the Son of God – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, MN)

In this series, we’ll dig deep into the action-packed gospel of Mark and consider Jesus’ life, teaching, miracles, and finally his death and resurrection. Leading up to each weekend, we encourage you to read the chapter of Mark we‘re focusing on.

SCRIPTURE
Mark 1

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Do you think some Christians follow Jesus casually while others are true disciples of Jesus? If so, what‘s the difference?
2. Do you believe people are influenced by demonic spirits today? Explain.
3. What do you feel or think of when you read about Jesus touching the man with leprosy?

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January 1, 2023 – The Promised One : Seeing Jesus, We Know – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

In our Christmas Series, “The Promised One,” we’ll walk through Advent and gain a better understanding of the promises of who Jesus is and what he came to do.

SCRIPTURE
Luke 2: 22–40

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Christmas Eve 2022 – The Promised One : The Light of the World – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We can’t wait to spend Christmas with you and celebrate the Light of the World, Jesus! We have a beautiful, joy-filled service planned for you, complete with candlelight carols. ...

December 18, 2022 – The Promised One : Immanuel – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

In our Christmas Series, “The Promised One,” we’ll walk through Advent and gain a better understanding of the promises of who Jesus is and what he came to do.

SCRIPTURE
Matthew 1: 25

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Tell about a time when a person or a group of people came to be with you and you felt more comfortable or safe. What was it about their presence that brought that feeling?
2. What do you think about the mystery of the incarnation: God coming to be with us in the form of a human baby, yet still God?
3. What helps you to remember that God is with you all the time?

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Prayer: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/prayer-care/
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December 11, 2022 – The Promised One : Shining in the Darkness – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

In our Christmas Series, “The Promised One,” we’ll walk through Advent and gain a better understanding of the promises of who Jesus is and what he came to do.

SCRIPTURE
John 1: 1-18

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Many people find that darkness brings a certain amount of fear or depression. Does darkness affect your life in any way?
2. What kind of personal darkness (dark days) have you experienced in your life?
3. Have you experienced the light of hope and faith because of the light of Jesus? Explain.

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Christmas Eve Service: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/christmas-eve-services-2/
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December 4, 2022 – The Promised One : Prince of Peace – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

In our Christmas Series, “The Promised One,” we’ll walk through Advent and gain a better understanding of the promises of who Jesus is and what he came to do.

SCRIPTURE
Isaiah 2: 4

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. What is one of your favorite places or things to do that brings you a sense of peace?
2. Where do you need peace most in your life or family right now? Explain.
3. Read Isaiah 53: 5. What do you think it means that “the punishment that brought us peace was on him (Jesus) and by his wounds we are healed?”

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Christmas Family Adventure: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/christmas-family-adventure-2/
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November 27, 2022 – The Promised One : A Mighty God – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

In our Christmas Series, “The Promised One,” we’ll walk through Advent and gain a better understanding of the promises of who Jesus is and what he came to do.

SCRIPTURE
Isaiah 9: 6

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. What is one of your favorite things about the Advent season?
2. Jesus in the manger. Jesus in ministry teaching and healing. Jesus returning to bring justice. Which Jesus do you most relate to and why?
3. Jesus is the mighty God. Where do you need the power of God in your life today?

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Christmas Eve Service: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/christmas-eve-services-2/
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November 23, 2022 – Thanksgiving Eve and Baptism – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

It’s one of our favorite services of the year! An evening of thankfulness and baptisms before the busy holiday season really kicks in.

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November 20, 2022 – Nations and Neighborhoods, Week 3 – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

Each November, we love to spend some time highlighting our Local + Global Partners. This year’s theme is “Nations and Neighborhoods,” and this morning guest speaker Nick Puccini, Area Director of Eurasia Northwest and founding pastor at Focus Church in Tallinn, Estonia, will share a message on how to live missionally in your own your everyday life.

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Thanksgiving Eve: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/thanksgiving-eve-and-baptism/
Christmas Family Adventure: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/christmas-family-adventure-2/
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Prayer: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/prayer-care/
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November 13, 2022 – Nations and Neighborhoods, Week 2 – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

Each November, we love to spend some time highlighting our Local + Global Partners. This year’s theme is “Nations and Neighborhoods,” and this morning Pastor Rod and Pastor Jen have a conversation about why Oak Hills Church is so passionate about sharing Jesus with the nations and with our neighborhoods.

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Local + Global Partners 2023: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/nations-and-neighborhoods/
Gather Women’s Breakfast: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/gather-womens-breakfast/
Baptisms: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/thanksgiving-eve-and-baptism/
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Prayer: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/prayer-care/
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November 6, 2022 – Nations and Neighborhoods, Week 1 – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

Each November, we love to spend some time highlighting our Local + Global Partners. This year’s theme is “Nations and Neighborhoods,” and this morning our special guest is Brad Walz, who served in leadership of the Argentine AG Missions Department for 27 years.

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Local + Global Partners 2023: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/nations-and-neighborhoods/
Gather Women’s Breakfast: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/gather-womens-breakfast/
Baptisms: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/thanksgiving-eve-and-baptism/
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Prayer: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/prayer-care/
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October 30, 2022 – Core : Generosity – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We value practicing the heart of God by being generous givers.

SCRIPTURE
2 Corinthians 9: 6-9

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Tell about a person you know who you feel is generous. Why do you think that about them?
2. Pick one: I was raised in a home with an attitude of… scarcity, plenty, or just enough. Explain.
3. One way I need to grow in the area of generosity is ____________.

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Local + Global Partners 2023: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/nations-and-neighborhoods/
Gather Women’s Breakfast: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/gather-womens-breakfast/
Baptisms: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/events-calendars/thanksgiving-eve-and-baptism/
Give: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/give/
Prayer: https://www.oakhillschurch.net/prayer-care/
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October 23, 2022 – Core : Place – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We value the geographic location where God has placed our church and desire to participate in His intentions for our neighborhood.

SCRIPTURE
Genesis 28: 16

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October 16, 2022 – Core : Outsiders and Insiders, Missions Outlook – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, MN)

Guest Speaker: Mark Durene
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmu0ndxRYOLhYImtiGNtkzg

We value people outside our church and desire to point them toward faith in Jesus. We value people inside our church and desire to help them on their journey becoming fully devoted followers of Jesus.

SCRIPTURE
Luke 4: 16-30

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October 9, 2022 – Core : Outsiders and Insiders – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We value people outside our church and desire to point them toward faith in Jesus. We value people inside our church and desire to help them on their journey becoming fully devoted followers of Jesus.

SCRIPTURE
Matthew 28: 18-20

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Did you grow up in the church (insider) or grow up not going to church (outsider)? Tell about what that was like.
2. Have you ever told an “outsider” about what it means to know and follow Jesus? Explain.
3. What do you think it means to be a Christian disciple? Are you one?

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October 2, 2022 – Core : Servanthood – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We value service to God and others with our time, talent, and treasure.

SCRIPTURE
Matthew 20: 26-28

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Have you been in a place in your life where those in authority lord it over you and flaunt their authority? Explain.
2. Jesus said that the way we lead should be by serving others. What do you think that means?
3. Read Matthew 20: 28. What do you think about when you read that verse?

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September 25, 2022 – Core : Community – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We value loving, accountable, and emotionally healthy relationships with others.

SCRIPTURE
Ephesians 4:2-6

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Tell about a church or group that you have had true community and unity with.
2. Why do you think some people are bent on creating drama, division, and disunity?
3. What do you need to do to help create more true Christian community in our church?

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September 18, 2022 – Core : Character – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We value living our personal lives in a way that reflects the character of Jesus.

SCRIPTURE
Romans 12:1-2

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Describe a person you know who you feel is a person of good character.
2. What do you think it means to not conform to the pattern of this world?
3. In your walk as a Christian what has helped you to renew your mind?

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September 11, 2022 – Core : Authenticity – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

We value finding our security in becoming the person God designed each of us to be.

SCRIPTURE
Psalm 139:13-16

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1. Describe what it means to you to be an authentic person. How about an authentic Christian?
2. David thanked God for the way God had made him. Are you able to do that? Explain.
3. David thanked God for laying out a plan and purpose for his life. Do you feel God has done that for you, too?

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September 4, 2022 – The Stories : The Wheat and the Weeds – Oak Hills Church (Eagan, Minnesota)

It’s so easy to judge, but so hard to know the truth about a person.

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