Sermons, vision and and mission

This is the place to find all things "Awaken" audio... The latest sermons, vision, mission encouragement!

Lessons from the Mountain pt 4
5/7/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

This is the last week of "Lessons from the Mountain" Pastor Brian Zdrojowy shares with us how it looks like when we Stay in our Prayers and Follow the Rules.

Lessons from the Mountain pt 3
4/30/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast, Pastor Brian Zdrojowy continues "Lessons from the Mountains" series, he challeges our hearts to not judge others an ecourages us from the story in John 8:3-11, to Put the Rock Down.

Lessons from the Mountain pt 2
4/23/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast, Pastor Brian Zdrojowy continues "Lessons from the Mountains" series, in this second part of the series he speaks on anxiety, how to deak with it and what the cure for it is.

Lessons from the Mountain pt 1
4/16/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy delivers a new sermon series called "Lessons from the Mountain", he talk about the Beautiful, Wonderful and Powerful Jesus, so let's dig into some truth regarding our lives that Christ taught us...

Rated "M" for Mature pt 5
4/9/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this last podcast for Rated "M" for Mature series, Pastor Brian Zdrojowy describes what it is to be a Spirit Led Disciple.

Rated "M" for Mature pt 4
4/2/2017, Jacqueline Zdrojowy

Part 4 of this podcast for Rated "M" for Mature, Pastor Jacqueline Zdrojowy talks about how we "Exchange Our Glory" for other things, when Gods glory is all we need.

Rated "M" for Mature pt 3
3/26/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast of Rated "M" for Mature, Pastor Brian Zdrojowy shares Awakens' updated Mission Statement and how to Connect, Discover and Belong so you can Go and make disciples.

Rated "M" for Mature pt 2
3/19/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this part two podcast of Rated "M" for Mature, Pastor Brian Zdrojowy shares 8 Characteristics of Spriritually Mature Disciples.

Rated "M" for Mature pt 1
3/12/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this new podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy talks about some deep spiritual issues and how we can mature as Christians to become the person God has in mind for you.

Revolution pt 4
3/5/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy challenges listeners with the question "What do you love more?"

Revolution pt 3
2/26/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this third part of a four part series podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy talks about 4 different types of love in "What kind of love in this?"

Revolution pt 2
2/19/2017, Brian and Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastors Brian and Jacqueline Zdrojowy give a biblical insight on "What does a Godly relationship look like?"

Revolution pt 1
2/12/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy challenges listeners to really know the answer to the question, What is Love?

ABC's of Financial Freedom pt 4
2/5/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy delivers part 4 of this amazing series that challenges listeners to rethink their financial future.

ABC's of Financial Freedom pt 3
1/29/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy continues with part 3 of a 4 part series that challenges listeners to rethink their financial future.

ABC's of Financial Freedom pt 2
1/22/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy continues with this series that challenges listeners to rethink their financial future.

ABC's of Financial Freedom pt 1
1/15/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy begins a new sermon series that challenges listeners to rethink their financial future.

Vision Sunday
1/8/2017, Brian Zdrojowy

In this podcast Pastor Brian Zdrojowy shares the highlights from 2016 and shares vision for 2017.

Real Change
1/1/2017, James and Casey Clinch

In this message James and Casey Clinch challenge listners that real change comes from within... only God changes our hearts.

Wake The Wonder part 3
12/18/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian Zdrojowy speaks on light.

Wake The Wonder part 2
12/11/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian Zdrojowy speaks on hope.

Wake The Wonder part 1
12/4/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian Zdrojowy speaks on peace.

Trail Life Part 3
11/27/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian Zdrojowy challenges listeners to follow the trail markers.

Trail Life Part 2
11/20/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian Zdrojowy asks listeners what's in their packs.

Trail Life Part 1
11/13/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian Zdrojowy speaks on lessons learned from the trail.

The Excellence of Love
11/6/2016, Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message Jacqueline Zdrojowy speaks on the excellence of love.

Earth to Eternity part 4
10/30/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about "Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth"

Earth to Eternity part 3
10/23/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about being a prepper.

Earth to Eternity part 2
10/16/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about what we must do to inherit eternal life.

Earth to Eternity Part 1
10/9/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about Heaven and why it is our home!

Unqualified Part 4
10/2/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about the importance of the process and how God uses it to bring transformation.

Unqualified Part 3
9/25/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to embrace their weaknesses!

Unqualified Part 2
9/18/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about the Third Words we use.

Unqualified Part 1
9/11/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to change the way they think about themselves and others.

Money Matters
9/4/2016, TJ Hankey

In this message Pastor TJ Hankry challenges listeners to live like no one else now, so later they can live like no one else!

Walk Across The Room Part 4
8/28/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about the power of The Holy Spirit and His role in the life of the believer.

Walk Across The Room Part 3
8/21/2016, Brian Zdrojowy with Joshua Jones

In this message Pastor Brian and Joshua Jones share on the importance and power of our personal story.

Walk Across The Room Part 2
8/14/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian speaks on the importance of being a clean vessel, set apart for the Master's special purposes.

Walk Across The Room Part 1
8/7/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian begins a series on personal evangelism.

Faithful Living
7/3/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian speaks on the topic of Faithful Living.  He challenges listeners to approach life with the proper Attitude, to understand the God's Blessings are the currency for the Kingdom and to realize that every Choice matters!

#STRUGGLES Pt 4
6/26/2016, Brian Zdrojowy with James Clinch

In this message Pastor Brian and James Clinch wrap up the sermon series entitled #Struggles.  They challenge listeners to decide whether or not they want to be whole.

#STRUGGLES Pt 3
6/19/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian continues a sermon series entitled #Struggles.

#STRUGGLES Pt 2
6/12/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian continues the sermon series entitled #Struggles.  He challenges listeners in a self-centerered culture to be ambassadors of Christ and stay others-centered.

#STRUGGLES Pt 1 
6/5/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian begins a new sermon series entitled #Struggles.  He challenges listeners in a self-centerered culture to be ambassadors of Christ and stay others-centered.

Fervent
5/29/2016, Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message Jacqueline teaches on the importance of prayer and how memorizing scripture is the key to tapping into all of God's promises.

Overcoming Fear
5/22/2016, Special Guest - Josh Homan

In this message special Guest Josh Homan speaks to us about overcoming fear.  Josh is the Associate Campus Pastor at Next Level Church in Ft. Myers, Plantation Campus.

Living With Teens
5/15/2016, Shawn and Valerie Leaverton

In this message Awaken's youth ministry leaders offer some tips on how to live with teens, to parents as well as the rest of us!

PUSH
5/8/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about the importance of prayer in the life of the believer.

Next Level Living
5/1/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to take their relationship with Christ to a whole new level!

The Comeback part 5
4/24/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian wraps up the series entitled "The Comeback".  This week we take a look at the story of Christ's Ultimate Comeback.

The Comeback part 4
4/17/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian continues the series entitled "The Comeback".  This week we take a look at the story of the Prodigal Son and what his relationship with the father teaches us about forgiveness!

The Comeback part 3
4/10/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian continues the series entitled "The Comeback".  We dive into the Comeback of Moses, to learn that even if mistakes have sidelined us for a while... God wants to get us back into the mix and accomplish His plan through us!

The Comeback part 2
4/3/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian continues the series entitled "The Comeback".  This time we take a look at Peter's "Comeback".

The Comeback
3/27/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian begins a new series entitled "The Comeback".  He begins with the comeback story of Samson.

Contagious Generosity
3/20/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challengers Awakeners live generously in every area of their lives!

iServe
3/13/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challengers Awakeners to get involved with serving!

The Key to Everything part 5
3/6/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian concludes this series by challenging listeners to engage in a long-term lifestyle of teachability!

The Key to Everything part 4
2/28/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to stay in the teachability current, by pursuing God's wisdom!

The Key to Everything part 3
2/21/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian teaches on being teachable in our failures.

The Key to Everything part 2
2/14/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about remaining teachable in seasons of success!

The Key to Everything part 1
2/7/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian begins a new series on teachability!

I Like Giving: Good For You, Generosity
1/31/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about living a lifestyle of generosity.

What If Part 3
1/17/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about the importance of staying connected!

Sanctity of Life Sunday
1/17/2016, Susan Baur

For Sanctity of Life Sunday, we asked Susan Baur to share her testimony.  She offers hope to women and men who are struggling with a traumatic life decision!

What If Part 2
1/10/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about growing our faith!

What If Part 1
1/3/2016, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about getting unstuck!

JOY pt. 3
12/20/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about Kill-Joys!

JOY pt. 2
12/13/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian continues talking about JOY!

JOY pt. 1
12/6/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian a Christmas Series entitled JOY!

Breathing Room pt. 4
11/29/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian finishes up the  Breathing Room series!

Breathing Room pt. 3
11/22/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian talks about creating Breathing Room in our finances!

Breathing Room pt. 2
11/15/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian teaches listeners to create Breathing Room in regards to TIME!

Breathing Room pt. 1
11/8/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian begins a new series entitled Breathing Room!

Love and Respect part 4
11/1/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian wraps up the Love and Respect series by talking about the "rewarded" cycle!

Love and Respect part 3
10/25/2015, Brian Zdrojowy with guest panel

In this message Pastor Brian interviews a panel of married couples to teach listeners about the "Crazy Cycle" & "Energizing Cycle" in a normal marriage!

Love and Respect part 2
10/18/2015, Brian Zdrojowy with Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian & Jacqueline teach listeners about the way to speak Love and Respect in a healthy marriage.

Love and Respect part 1
10/11/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian teaches listeners about the principle of Love and Respect in a healthy marriage.

You Are Here pt. 3
10/4/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to make sure they have the "Travel Essentials".

You Are Here pt. 2
9/27/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to become self-feeders!

You Are Here pt. 1
9/20/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to decide where they want to end up!

Touchdown pt. 3
9/13/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to celbrate Salvation!

Touchdown pt. 2
9/6/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian teaches listeners how to Win with Worship!

Touchdown pt. 1
8/30/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to slow down and celebrate the wins!

Be Real - Because Fake is Exhausting part 4
8/23/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to learn how to have Godly "confidence". 

Be Real - Because Fake is Exhausting part 3
8/16/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to learn how to "Fight Right"... conflict resolution. 

Be Real - Because Fake is Exhausting part 2
8/9/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners that they have to be in community to "Be Real". 

Be Real - Because Fake is Exhausting
8/2/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message Pastor Brian challenges listeners to Wrestle to be real. 

Ananias - "The Untold Story"
7/19/2015, Special Guest Mark Mateer

In this message Pastor Mark Mateer encourages listeners to walk out their calling!

"At The Movies - Part 4"
Keep Fighting The Good Fight
7/12/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

Pastor Brian encourages listeners to keep fighting and pursuing God!

"At The Movies - Part 3"
Real Life Parenting
7/5/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

Pastor Brian encourages listeners to embrace the season of life they find themselves in and reminds them how important their jobs as parents are!!

"At The Movies - Part 2"
Perseverance
6/28/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

Pastor Brian challenges listeners to persevere through hard times!

"At The Movies"
Overcoming Differences
6/21/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

Pastor Brian challenges listenerslearn how to overcome their differences in order to reach a lost world.

"When Pride Dies..."
6/14/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

Pastor Brian challenges listeners to let Pride die in their lives, in order to clearly see God in their lives.

"The Destiny Stealer"
6/7/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

Pastor Brian challenges listeners to gaurd their calling and live on purpose with God's great destiny in mind.

"All Show, No Go" - Week 3
5/31/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian continues a series about our spiritual condition.  He challenges listeners to combine the right pieces to make their lives super-charged for God!

"All Show, No Go" - Week 2
5/24/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian continues a series about our spiritual condition.  He challenges listeners to gaurd against being a spiritual "Rat-Rod", having knowledge of God, but never living out the word with our lives.

"All Show, No Go" - Week 1
5/17/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian begins a new series about our spiritual condition.  He challenges listeners to gaurd against becoming "pharisaical" in their pursuit of God.

"Dressing for success" - Mother's Day
5/10/2015, Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message, Jacqueline shares on the importance of dressing for success as God defines it... She shares from Ephesians 6 and discusses the Armor of God.

"Crash The Chatterbox" - week 5
5/3/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares on the thought "God Says I Can".  In this sermon we talk about overpowering the lies of the Enemy in our discouragement.

"Crash The Chatterbox" - week 4
4/26/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares on the thought "God says He Has".  In this sermon we talk about overpowering the lies of the Enemy in our Shame.

"Crash The Chatterbox" - week 3
4/19/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares on the thought "God says He will".  In this sermon we talk about overpowering the lies of the Enemy in our fears.

"Crash The Chatterbox" - week 2
4/12/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares about Moses, and God's amazing statement that His name is "I AM".  This knowledge allows us to deal with our insecurities, because for everything we feel we are not, God says "I AM"!

"Crash The Chatterbox" - week 1
4/5/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian begins teaching on what the "Chatterbox" is and how we can learn to detect it and overcome the lies to clearly hear the Truth.

"Above the Noise" - week 2
3/29/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to posture their hearts in humility to clearly hear God's voice. 

"Above the Noise" - week 1
3/22/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian speaks about removing the distractions that make it hard to hear God's voice.  Listeners are challenged not to sell their "birthrights" for a bowl of beans!

"Making Room" - week 3
3/15/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about making room for the unexpected in our lives.  Also we hear from Callie Cowan, the Excutive Director of Pregnancy Solutions.

"Making Room" - week 2
3/8/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about making room for God's Mission in our lives.  He challenges listeners to stay active in their pursuit of God's purpose.

"Making Room" - week 1
3/1/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about making room for God's Vision in our lives. 

"Mr. and Mrs. Betterhalf" - week 4
2/22/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian teaches about the core values of Awaken Church... Generosity, Relevance, Authenticity, Compassion, Exuberance, and how they shape the courage we need to have in all relationships.

"Mr. and Mrs. Betterhalf" - week 3
2/15/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian reflects on the role of commitment in strong relationships.  He uses the story of David and Jonathan's relationship to illustrate some important facts about commitment.

"Mr. and Mrs. Betterhalf" - week 2
2/8/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian walks listeners through Philippians chapter 2, and talks about the impportance of unity, humility, attitude and sacrifice in strong relationships.

"Mr. and Mrs. Betterhalf" - week 1
2/1/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian speaks about the importance of clear communication in our relationships.  We are challenged to speak to the God-potential in our relationships.

"God-First Life" - week 4
1/25/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about the new freedom that we find in Christ, when we place God first in our lives.

"God-First Life" - week 3
1/18/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about the importance of self-feeding and pursuing our new lives in Christ.

"God-First Life" - week 2
1/11/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian speaks about your position and function in God's Kingdom (His Family).

"God-First Life" - week 1
1/4/2015, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian begins a new series about re-envisioning priorities and life with God at the forefront.

"A Grinchless Christmas" - week 3
12/14/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about the idea that "Christmas is all in the heart".  He reminds listeners that we all make choices about how we receive and react to people and situations in our lives.

"A Grinchless Christmas" - week 1
11/30/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian begins a new series entitled "A Grinchless Christmas".  He challenges Listeners to ask the the question... "Where is Christmas?"

"Four Cups" - week 4
11/23/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian talks about the last of the four cups... The Cup of Praise.  Praise equals fulfillment, which comes to those who trust in God and find freedom through Christ.

"Four Cups" - week 2
11/9/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian talks about the second of the four cups... The Cup of Deliverance.  Deliverance equals freedom, from our past, and anything that keeps us from reaching our full potential in Christ.

"Four Cups" - week 1
11/2/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian begins a new series entitled "Four Cups".  Listeners are challenged to pursue God's promise of Salvation, to experience a life of pupose and peace.

"Blessed to be a Blessing" - Leveraging God's Blessings to Show Others Who He is.
10/26/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian shares about the importance of seeing God's blessing as an opportunity to bless others, rather than hoarding them for ourselves.

"Surviving the Holidays" - A Practical Guide for Making this Year Memorable for all the right reasons!
10/19/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian shares some practical advice about winning this Holiday season!

"God of the Underdogs"  Week 6 - Esther
10/12/2014, Brian Zdrojowy with Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian & Jacqueline talk about the wisdom that comes from trusted counsel.  They challenge listners to Trust that God is working behind the scenes for their best interest!

"God of the Underdogs"  Week 5 - Jacob
10/5/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about labels and the power that they can have on us.  He challenges listners to allow God to change their labels even if it requires them to wrestle with God!

"God of the Underdogs"  Week 4 - Gideon
9/28/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian dives in to take a look at one of the greatest military victories in Israel's history and the most unlikeliest of leaders, Gideon.  Gideon like many of us faced overwhelming odds, that would leave him trusting in God alone to see an outcome no one would have predicted!

"God of the Underdogs"  Week 3 - Jesus
9/21/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to look at the life of Jesus and learn that although Christ was the most amazing man who ever lived, and even though He was God in flesh; he was also the ultimate underdog, struggling to convince a small group of believers to follow before His earthly life and ministry came to an end.

"God of the Underdogs"  Week 2 - Paul
9/14/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to look at the life of Paul and learn that God's desire is to help us use the pain from our past as our greatest platform.

"God of the Underdogs"  Week 1 - David
9/7/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian begins the new series "God of the Underdogs" based on the book by the same title, written by Pastor and author Matt Keller.  In week 1, we look at the life of David and learn that God's desire to do something great in our lives is bigger than our excuse that "We are not qualified".

What's this all about?  Living out GRACE
8/31/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares his heart on God's GRACE, the courage it takes to live as a servant and importance of engaging your heart in your pursuit of God!

**Important note:  The first few minutes of the message were missed on this recording.  In those first few moments, Pastor Brian, talked about the popular debate going on in many Christian circles that too much emphasis in churches today is placed on Grace.  He shares that while it is important to understand that God's Grace isn't cheap, and that there was a high price paid for our salvation (Jesus' death on the cross), it is just as important to understand that His plan was ALL based on Grace (undeserved favor).

Servolution part 4 "Serve Strong"
8/24/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about Serving Strong... Listeners are challenged to live a life in balance, enjoy the journey and celebrate the wins in order to finish strong a life of service.

Servolution part 3 "Serve Somebody"
8/17/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about Serving Somebody... Listeners are challenged that no matter what their past looks like, and no matter what excuses they may use, they have something to offer, and they are called to serve somebody!

Servolution part 2 "The Culture of a Servolution"
8/10/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about a culture for Servolution... The way we live, the way way we think, the way we serve!

Servolution part 1 "A Servolution is all about Jesus"
8/3/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about a Servolution... A Revolution in our church through service and acts of kindness!

At The Movies Part 5 "Facing Your Fears"
7/27/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talk about facing our fears, and talks about how we can be BRAVE when we put our hope in Christ!

At The Movies Part 4 "All Tangled Up - A Secret Life"
7/20/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talk about our secret lives... He challenges listeners to wake up from the daydreams of what could be and begin living the abundant life promised to those who put their faith in Christ!

At The Movies Part 3 "Life-Hacks"
7/13/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talk about the life-hacks we can find in scripture... focusing on those nuggets found in the Sermon on the Mount!

At The Movies Part 2 "Parenting like a Super-Star"
7/6/2014, Brian Zdrojowy with Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian and Jacqueline talk about parenting in a way that honors God and sets our kids up to succeed!

At The Movies Part 1 "Overcoming Adversity"
6/29/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about learning to overcome adversity, by choosing how to deal with it... instead of quitting or giving up... perservering through the pressure!

Greater Part 4 "Strike the Water"
6/22/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about a Learning to make a start, to strike out on faith, believing that God will come through

Greater Part 3 "Upon Further Review"
6/15/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about a Learning to challenge some of lifes calls... believing for miracles rather than always planning for funerals.

Greater Part 2 "Digging Ditches"
6/8/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about a life of God's higher calling, of deeper surrender and of greater things, and challenges listeners to dig the ditches to prepare for the rain!

Greater Part 1 "Burn the Plows"
6/1/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about a life of God's higher calling, of deeper surrender and of greater things!

Guarded Life "Guarding God's Fresh Breath"
5/25/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about entrusting the gift of the Holy Spirit placed in our lives.  The first point was cut off due to technical difficulty, but we discussed 7 ways to guard the fresh air... Point 1 was Be a Mentor, Living a reproducible life.  This message will challenge you to live a life that honors God and puts you in a position to be used by God.

Fresh Air - Part 4  "Take a Deep Breath"
5/18/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about the role of the Holy Spirit in the believer's life.  We are reminded that God wants to give us a fresh breath!

Keep the Faith  "Learning to Walk in Faith"
5/11/2014, Brian Zdrojowy with Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian and Jacqueline, talk about having faith and what it means to walk in faith!  Too many times Christians give up just as the best is dawning!

Fresh Air - Part 3 "Positioning Yourself for Fresh Air Cont'd"
5/4/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian continues his teaching on how to position themselves for "a breath of fresh air".  This part 3 of a new series called "Fresh Air".

Fresh Air - Part 2 "Positioning Yourself for Fresh Air"
4/27/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian teaches listeners how to position themselves for "a breath of fresh air".  This part 2 of a new series called "Fresh Air".

Fresh Air - Part 1 "A Breath of Fresh Air"
4/20/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian teaches listeners how to find "a breath of fresh air".  This part 1 of a new series called "Fresh Air".

DNA - Part 3 "How We Live"
4/13/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares the DNA of Awaken and how our DNA challenges us to live.

DNA - Part 2 "What Drives Us"
4/6/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares the DNA of Awaken and what drives us as a church.

DNA - Part 1 "Who We Are"
3/30/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares the DNA of Awake and what it means to be a Christ Follower.

Soul Detox - Part 4 "Dealing with Toxic Influences"
3/23/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to deal with some of the toxic Influences that the culture that surrounds us tends to throw at us.

Soul Detox - Part 3 "Dealing with Toxic Emotions"
3/16/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to deal with some of the toxic emotions that tend to keep us from our wholeness in Christ.

Soul Detox - Part 2 "Dealing with Toxic Behaviors"
3/9/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to deal with some of the toxic behaviors that tend to keep us from our fullness in Christ.  To live the life that God has called us to, requires constant effort coupled with our faith and belief that God is who He says He is!

Soul Detox - Part 1 "Maybe it's time for a Detox"
3/2/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to constantly (ie. daily) die to self, and to allow the Holy Spirit to sanctify or cleanse us of the toxins that naturally build up in our lives.  To live the life that God has called us to, requires constant effort coupled with our faith and belief that God is who He says He is!

Relationship Revolution
2/23/2014, Brian & Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian & Jacqueline, challenge the church to begin a relationship revolution.  The explore the 5 "Love Languages", that Gary Chapman writes about in his book by the same title.  As you listen to this message you will be encouraged to begin embracing the various ways that love comes to you and the various ways that you have to "speak" love to those in your world.

The One
2/16/2014, Kyle Jackson, Assoc. Pastor, Next Level Church

In this message, Pastor Kyle, challenges the church to be "The One".

Momentum - Part 5
2/9/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian finishes a teaching series focused on the Lord's Prayer.  In part 5, he discusses the importance of pursuing God, and learning to totally surrender to God's plan.

Momentum - Part 4
2/2/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian continues a teaching series focused on the Lord's Prayer.  In part 4, he discusses the importance of learning to forgive, and trusting God to forgive us.

Momentum - Part 3
1/26/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian continues a teaching series focused on the Lord's Prayer.  In part 3, he discusses the importance of releasing our trust, obedience and contentment to God.

Momentum - Part 2
1/12/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian continues a teaching series focused on the Lord's Prayer.  He challenges listners to start their year off right by allowing their relationship with the Lord to be strengthened and renewed through prayer and fasting.  In part 2, he discusses the importance of allowing God to continually Renew you.

Momentum - Part 1
1/5/2014, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian begins a teaching series focused on the Lord's Prayer.  He challenges listners to start their year off right by allowing their relationship with the Lord to be strengthened and renewed through prayer and fasting.  In part 1, he discusses the importance of living a life of Honor.

Finishing Strong
12/29/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this final message of the year, Pastor Brian challenges listners to finish the race with a winning attitude!

Home for Christmas - Part 4
12/22/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian discusses the idea that Home and Christmas are "all in the Heart".  He gives listeners 5 questions to think about as they prepare to celebrate the Holiday!

Home for Christmas - Part 3
12/15/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian discusses the capacity of our home, both literally and spiritually.  He gives listeners practical tips on enlarging their hearts to make room for Jesus this season!

Home for Christmas - Part 2
12/8/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian talks about surviving Home for the Holidays.  He gives listeners practical tips on dealing with unhealthy family members and friends!

Home for Christmas - Part 1
12/1/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian talks about our ultimate home being in Heaven, but challenges listeners to seize every moment and bring the Kingdom of God here now!

Be Thankful
11/24/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian talks about being thankful.  He challenges listeners to develop four habits that will allow them to develop an attitude of gratitude.           (Tags: thankful, calling, faith, trust, obedience, attitude, habits)

 

Vintage - Part 5
11/17/2013, Brian Zdrojowy with Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastors Brian and Jacquline teach on the importance of living a life of contentment.  We are challenged to trust God with what we have and manage the blessings that He gives us in a way that allows Him to use us to bless others. (Tags: vintage, Calling, Faith, Trust, Obedience, 10 commandments)

 

Vintage - Part 4
11/10/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian discusses the 6th and 9th commandments and how God uses them to set a framework for trusting Him.  We are challenged to trust God with our vengeance and the consequences of our lives. (Tags: vintage, Calling, Faith, Trust, Obedience, 10 commandments)

 

Vintage - Part 3
11/03/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian discusses the 5th and 7th commandments and how important it is to honor authority and value others.  We are challenged to love others, even those who we deem hard to love. (Tags: vintage, Calling, Faith, Trust, Obedience, 10 commandments)

 

Vintage - Part 2
10/27/2013, Brian Zdrojowy with Jason Martin

In this message, Pastor Brian and Jason Martin discuss the need to make worship a lifestyle and challenge listeners to follow God's command to keep the Sabbath.  Worship, as we are reminded begins with loving God with all of our hearts.  (Tags: vintage, Calling, Faith, Trust, Obedience, 10 commandments)

 

Vintage - Part 1
10/20/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian begins a series on the 10 commandments.  He discusses the need to smash our idols and worship God with all of our hearts  (Tags: vintage, Calling, Faith, Trust, Obedience, 10 commandments)

 

The Big Game - Part 5
10/13/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian looks at a pivitol story in the life of Gideon to discuss what it means to "Face an impossible Opponent" in your life.  (Tags: Leadership, Calling, Faith, Trust, Obedience)

 

The Big Game - Part 4
10/6/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian looks at the life of Joshua to discuss what it means to play the role of Quarterback in your life.  (Tags: Leadership, Calling, Faith)

 

The Big Game - Part 3
9/29/2013, Brian Zdrojowy with Matt Cervone

In this message, Pastor Brianand Matt Cervone talk about a "Parenting Playbook".  There are so many challenges to day for parents and listeners are challenged to raise competent adults, not just good kids!

 

The Big Game - Part 2
9/22/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about the keys to building healthy, life-giving relationships.  He challenges listeners to work hard in the off-season, laying strong foundations in order build lasting relationships!

The Big Game - Part 1
9/15/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about the keys to having healthy, life-giving relationships.  He challenges listeners with the idea that they are probably only one awkward conversation away from a really great relationship!

Live Out Loud - Part 4
9/8/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about the "The Great Commission"  We are challenged to live out loud, by following the last mandate that Jesus gave to his disciples while on the earth... GO! Make Disciples!

Live Out Loud - Part 3
9/1/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian asks the question "What Will I Do?"  We are challenged to live out loud, actually to "Live like Jesus", by following the example that he gave us and constantly asking ourselves "What will we do?" knowing what HE did!

Live Out Loud - Part 2
8/25/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian asks the question "What is in your hand?"  We are challenged to live out loud, understanding that God has equipped us and wants to put us together in order to serve him!

Living the Good Life
8/18/2013, Mark Mateer

In this message, Pastor Mark Mateer, challenges listeners to "Live the good life", by redefining what that looks like... serving God and others and finding the greatest rewards come from the Lord!

Live Out Loud - Part 1
8/11/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares about the question "Who is my neighbor?"  We are challenged to live out loud, a life of service to the people that God has placed in our lives.

Shuffle - Part 4
8/4/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares about the need to "Shuffle" our relationship with God.  We are challenged to live out a philosophy of Know, Be, Do.  We have to KNOW God, BE His people and DO His work!

Shuffle - Part 3
7/28/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares about the need to "Shuffle" our Stewardship, to make sure that God is getting the first bite.  We are challenged by scripture to put God first in all things and to honor God with the way we live our lives.

Shuffle - Part 2
7/21/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares about the need to "Shuffle" our priorties for our families, to fight for them, lead them and make time for them in a way that glorifies God! 

Shuffle - Part 1
7/7/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian shares about the need to "Shuffle" our priorties in a way that glorifies God and turns our focus towards others! 

Smoothie Life - Part 4
6/23/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian teaches about the Gifts of the Spirit, and how they are the tools in the life of the believer to make a Smoothie Life!  Listeners are challenged to be responsible for their tools, to keep them sharp and to use them appropriately not to simply display them.

Smoothie Life - Part 3
6/16/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian teaches about the Fruits of the Spirit, and how they help shape the life of the believer and help change the flavor of the Christians Life!

Smoothie Life - Part 2
6/9/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to grasp the power of the Holy Spirit for their lives.  He explains that much like a power outlet, the Holy Spirit's power goes largely unused for the believer, simply becasue they never tap in. The Smoothie Life, is about realizing the fullness of God's plan and purpose for the life of a believer!

Smoothie Life - Part 1
6/2/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to begin living a "Smoothie Life", which is a life controlled by the Holy Spirit.  He explains that each person is created with a unique blending of spiritual gifts and fruits of the Spirit, in order to form a specific blend that is then empowered by the Holy Spirit!  The time has come for you to begin living the "Smoothie Life"!

The Power of Courage
5/26/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to exchange good for great!  He discusses the fact that courage isn't an absence of fear, but rather a decision to act inspite of being afraid!

Following God's Call
5/19/2013, Jason Earnhardt

In this message, Pastor Jason Earnhardt challenges listeners to take the risk and chase after God's call.  Understanding that God will ask you to leave the familiar in order to discover His greater plan and purpose.  Towards the end of this inspirational message, Jason's wife Tonya, shares their passion as church planters and how they plan to reach their community!  To learn more about the Earnhardt's check out their website www.swellchurch.tv

"But As For Me" - The Power of Our Choices
5/12/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners re-evaluate the choices that they make.  He discusses the power of "But as for me" living, and reminds Christians that they receive God's best when He is left to decide!

Testimony - The Power of Our Story
5/5/2013, Brian Zdrojowy

In this message, Pastor Brian challenges listeners to begin sharing their stories.  He reminds listeners that God's word tells us that we are made overcomers by the word of our testimony.

The Power of being Chosen
4/28/2013, Jacqueline Zdrojowy

In this message Jacqueline discusses the importance of seeing yourself as God's child.  She challenges listeners to find their identity and purpose in Christ, rather than basing those things on what others say about them.

WEiRD - Part 6
4/21/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message Pastor Brian discusses God's weird view of our relationships.  He discusses tending our own garden, and looks at 5 imperatives for healthy relationships.

WEiRD - Part 5
4/14/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message Pastor Brian discusses God's weird view of our money.  He looks at what it means to steward or manage our resources in a way that honors God.

WEiRD - Part 4
4/7/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message Pastor Brian talks about weird Values. He challenges listeners to redefine their values based on their relationship with Christ.

WEiRD - Part 3
3/31/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about God's "Weird" way to save the world.  We are reminded that it is relationship not religion that is most important to God.

WEiRD - Part 2
3/24/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian shares some thoughts on how we use our time.  He challenges listeners to push past normal and make time for the moments they'll never get back.

WEiRD - Part 1
3/17/2013, Pastor Brian

In this first of six messages, Pastor Brian talks about what it looks like to live life in a weird-"God"-way!

"So I Hate My Life"
3/10/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about what to do if you find yourself tired, frustrated and unfulfilled with your life.

"Where's the Love?" Part 4
3/3/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about our most important relationship... Our personal relationship with God.  We're reminded that God loves us inspite of who we are!

"Where's the Love?" Part 3
2/24/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian talks about conflict resolution and loving the seemingly unlovable people in our lives. Based on Matthew chapter 5. 

"Where's the Love?" Part 2
2/17/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian discusses the importance of friendship.  He Challenges listeners to carefully choose their friends and to work hard at being a good friend to others!

"Life Up The Middle"
2/3/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian discusses the importance of embracing adversity and realizing that it's in the trial that God helps us become victorious!

"Hope Floats"
1/27/2013, Pastor Brian

In this message, Pastor Brian discusses the importance of chasing after Hope that comes from God!  He reminds us that "Trust stands behind our decisions, but it's HOPE that pushes us to realize what we've chosen!

"Trust... The Conduit for Grace"
1/20/2013, Pastor Brian

In this episode, Pastor Brian discusses the importance of trusting God and following His plan, rather than trying to figure it out on our own!

"Awake O' Sleeper"
9/18/2012, Pastor Brian

In this episode, Pastor Brian discusses Ephesians 5:8-14. He talks about the importance of living a life with purpose and being Awakened by Christ's light.

"Testimony"
9/6/2012, Pastor Brian

In this episode, Pastor Brian shares a testimony that brings home the point, that God is always working... just not always on our time schedule!

"Vision & Mission"
9/6/2012, Pastor Brian

Pastor Brian shares about the Vision & Mission of Awaken Church. 

"Core Values"
9/6/2012, Pastor Brian

In this episode, Pastor Brian shares the Core Values of Awaken Church and talks about the importance of living them out! 

"Awaken" - How did you decide on that name?
9/6/2012, Pastor Brian


In this first episode, Pastor Brian shares the story of how they decided upon the name "Awaken" for the church.