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Saddleback Church Weekend Messages

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Welcome to Saddleback! Here you will find the audio version of the messages from the weekend services at Saddleback, taught by Pastor Rick Warren and other Saddleback teaching pastors. We hope you enjoy the service and are encouraged by the message from God’s Word.

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Welcome to Saddleback! Here you will find the audio version of the messages from the weekend services at Saddleback, taught by Pastor Rick Warren and other Saddleback teaching pastors. We hope you enjoy the service and are encouraged by the message from God’s Word.

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Blessing 🙏🏼

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I love pastor Rick! So full of practical amazing wisdom from God!

Relevant and Biblical

By Dwoooooo - Feb 13 2019
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Rick is great at helping us see the practical relevance of the Bible for everyday life.

iTunes Ratings

376 Ratings
Average Ratings
333
14
15
8
6

Blessing 🙏🏼

By Vpowerzzz - May 06 2019
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I love pastor Rick! So full of practical amazing wisdom from God!

Relevant and Biblical

By Dwoooooo - Feb 13 2019
Read more
Rick is great at helping us see the practical relevance of the Bible for everyday life.

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Saddleback Church Weekend Messages

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Welcome to Saddleback! Here you will find the audio version of the messages from the weekend services at Saddleback, taught by Pastor Rick Warren and other Saddleback teaching pastors. We hope you enjoy the service and are encouraged by the message from God’s Word.

Choosing to Manage My Mind

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Have you ever noticed that your mind doesn’t want to obey you? That’s why it’s important to learn how to manage your mind. Because our thoughts control our life, our mind is a battleground for sin, but it’s also the key to peace and happiness. In this message, you’ll learn about three choices you must make every day for a healthy mind.

Mar 03 2019

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God's Mercy & My Failures

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Because we’re imperfect people that live in an imperfect world, we all experience failure in life. The night Jesus was arrested, two of his best friends had massive failures: Judas betrayed Jesus, and Peter denied him three times. In this message at Saddleback Church, Pastor Rick Warren looks at how God’s mercy helps us overcome and move through our failures. He examines the differing responses between Peter and Judas to failure. You will discover the answer to three key questions: What causes personal failure? What should I do when I fail? And what does Jesus do when I fail?

Apr 10 2016

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Making Hard Changes In Me

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If someone asked you what your biggest problem in life was, you’d probably answer with something like, “Well, I’ve got relationship problems," or, “I’m under a lot of financial stress.” But what if your biggest problem … was you?

Apr 28 2019

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When Your World Is Shaken Up

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Jul 24 2016

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Making Space to Slow the Pace of Your Life

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Between family, work, and the hectic pace of life, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and overloaded. In this message, Pastor Rick teaches us how to lower stress, increase peace of mind, and live a life of margin. You’ll learn what steps to take to create breathing room in your life. Find out how to accept limitations, recognize overload, expect problems, and prune activities in your schedule. Most importantly, you’ll learn how to walk with Jesus and live well, instead of just fast. The end results will be a healthier mind, body, and availability for God to use you!

Apr 15 2018

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Only The Right Values Will Give You The Future You Want

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Successful people often ask themselves, “What do I need to do today to be where I want to be tomorrow?” In this message, Pastor Rick tells us the importance of choices and how changing our values can give us the future we want — in marriage, business, family, faith, and community. You’ll learn how God gives us freedom to accept his will and follow his purpose, just as Moses did when approaching the Promised Land. Find out how the life-shaping decisions that Moses made can impact you today, by choosing to live by faith and follow the values of God.

Feb 25 2018

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When Your Setback Feels Like Failure

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Have you ever faced a setback in work, family, finances, or health that left you questioning if God really understood your pain? It’s easy to wonder how God can still be in control when everything around us feels out of control. In this message, author and speaker Sheila Walsh shares insight on how to move forward when your setback feels like a failure. You’ll hear her personal story of abuse, loss, and a breakdown that left her crying out to God for a miracle. Find out how God responds when you’re ready to give up, and how he’s with you even when you can’t see his plan.

Aug 18 2018

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Why You Need To Think About What You Think About

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Your mind is the greatest asset you’ve been given by God. You may not be able to control your life, but you can control your thoughts, and your thoughts have the power to shape the kind of life you’ll live. In this message, Pastor Rick will teach on nine truths about rethinking the way you think.

Feb 03 2019

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When You’ve Had A Business Setback

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Because we live in a broken world, we all experience failures, mistakes, trials, and setbacks in life. It may be relational, financial, emotional, or physical. In this message, Pastor Rick takes a look at how God helped people in the Bible overcome business setbacks in life. You’ll learn four steps to take when your career is suffering, including giving Jesus access to your business and trusting him to turn things around for good. Learn how to answer God’s call in your profession and use your job as a platform to share his message of hope. Discover how to go from empty to overflowing and experience God’s blessing in your career.

Jul 29 2018

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The Secrets Of A Productive Life

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There’s a universal desire for productivity — to live a life that counts and matters. The Bible calls this stewardship and fruitfulness. In this message, Pastor Rick wraps up our series, Living with Margin, and shares the four secrets of a productive life. You’ll learn how God measures productivity and how to bear fruit that honors him. Find out how to cultivate deep roots, eliminate weeds in your life, cooperate with God’s pruning, and wait for a harvest. Discover why it’s not about how much you get done, but to whom you give the glory that counts!

Jun 03 2018

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Live For What Really Matters

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Aug 27 2017

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When A Setback Fills You With Fear

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Have you ever watched a football game when the underdog came back to win in the final seconds? We all love a good comeback story, especially when it results in an unexpected victory. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren shares the four truths about setbacks and how every challenge is a setup for a great comeback. You’ll learn the common fears associated with setbacks, including inadequacy, disapproval, disappointment, and loss of control. Find out how to replace fear with faith by surrendering to God and basing your hope on the promises of God.

Sep 16 2018

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CHOOSING THE RIGHT TEAM FOR YOUR DREAM

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Success is never a one-person show. You need other people to fulfill the plan God has for your life. In this message, Pastor Rick tells us how to choose the right team for your dream, starting with models, mentors, partners, and friends. You’ll learn how a team can help lift the load, bring out our best, compensate for our weaknesses, and pick us up when we stumble. Find out how to choose a team that will help you grow in integrity, humility, and generosity.

Mar 11 2018

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Why You Don't Need To Fear Your Future

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Jun 04 2017

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God Can Use Anybody!

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The greatest joy on earth is the feeling of being used by God for a purpose greater than yourself. No other experience in your life even comes close to this feeling. Your life is more important than simply growing up, getting a job, retiring, and then dying. You were shaped to serve God, and when you understand that, you find fulfillment and come alive. In this message from Saddleback Church, Pastor Rick Warren continues The Miracle of Mercy with his message, God Can Use Anybody. You will learn that in spite of your weakness or past mistakes, God can use you to fulfill his purposes.

Apr 03 2016

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The Two Key Ingredients for Successful Relationships

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How do we solve relationship conflict when the issue that started the fight is no longer the issue? Decades of studying male and female responses to conflict have shed light on two crucial factors that allow men and women communicate better: love and respect. In this message at Saddleback Church, Dr. Emerson Eggerichs, best-selling author and speaker, shares his experience and wisdom on how to break down communication barriers in relationships. You’ll understand how love and respect are the keys to communicating more effectively and resolving conflict with others.

May 29 2016

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Finding Hope Again

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Have you ever felt pain and brokenness to the point that hope seemed far beyond reach? The Bible is full of men and women who experienced deep grief and soul-crushing despair. In this message at Saddleback Church, Kay Warren shares examples from the life of Paul, who had been through every kind of loss and crisis. His determination and faith never separated him from God’s love. You’ll learn the importance of resilience and how perseverance can develop your character to become more like Christ. Discover how to become hope-infused using the resources that God gives you to cope with life.

To read the Resilient Kids article, click here.

Sep 10 2017

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Learning To Slow Down

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Do you feel like you’re constantly running on empty? Rather than burn out on reserves, we all need to create margin in every area of our lives: physical, spiritual, emotional, and financial. In this message, Pastor Rick teaches how to add margin in your schedule so that you’re not always rushed and worn out. You’ll learn the five ways that being in a hurry can hurt you, and how to slow your pace for a healthier life. Find out how to be content, say “no,” take a day of rest, and trust God’s perfect timing. Discover how to use love as your filter and create space between your load and limits!

Apr 22 2018

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God’s Promises To You When You’re Afraid Of Failing

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The fear of failure is a universal fear, and if you never learn how to disarm it, you’ll miss all that God wants to do in your life. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will give you four truths to remember and four steps to take so that you can neutralize the fear of failure in your life.

Aug 04 2019

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Being Patient Like God

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God wants us to love him and others. He shows us unending patience, helping us grow and learn along the way. It feels comforting to think of all the ways God has shown patience to each one of us. Now he wants us to reflect that patience to others. In this message at Saddleback Church, Johnnie Moore will share what the Bible teaches about God’s patience and how you can show patience to people close to you.

May 22 2016

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The Joy of Worship at Christmas

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At its core, Christmas is all about worship. Worship is more than just music and singing — worship is declaring the worth and greatness of God. In this message, Buddy Owens will walk you through all the ways different people worshiped Jesus during the first Christmas, revealing how you can worship Jesus today during this season.

Dec 08 2019

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What To Remember When Things Don’t Go Your Way

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No matter your age, you’ve probably realized by now that most things in life don’t go your way. When things didn’t go Jonah’s way, he grew resentful toward God. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will take you through some of the mistakes that Jonah made while trying to live out his life mission. Then, he’ll give you four important truths to remember when your life doesn’t go according to plan.

Dec 01 2019

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What To Do When You Get Another Chance

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God is a God of second chances. In fact, the Bible says that every new day is another chance from God. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will take you through chapter 3 in the book of Jonah, highlighting five things you need to do when God gives you a second chance. Failure is not the end of your story — discover how you can seize God’s second chance for you today.

Nov 24 2019

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What To Do When It Feels Hopeless

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Have you ever felt like you were being swallowed up by worry, depression, guilt, or other negative feelings? When Jonah found himself literally swallowed up, he turned to God for help. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will give you seven lessons you can learn from Jonah chapter 2, and how you can find hope and freedom during a situation that feels hopeless.

Nov 17 2019

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Here I Am

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What does it mean to make yourself available to God? In the Bible, there are multiple examples of people declaring their availability to God through three simple words: “Here I am.” In this message, Pastor Tom Hollday will take you through eight “Here I am” stories from the Bible. You’ll learn how to make yourself available to God as he directs you toward your life mission.

Nov 10 2019

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What To Do When You Cause A Storm!

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Have you ever felt like something was missing from your life? Many people spend their entire lives living for themselves — making money so they can one day retire. But you have a greater purpose and plan to live for, and this is called your life mission. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will take you through the first chapter of Jonah and teach you 10 lessons about your life mission.

Nov 03 2019

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Counter-Culture Presence

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Have you ever spent time with someone, but they were distracted or looking at their phone while talking to you? We all want to feel valued and loved, and so we crave being truly present with others. In this message, Doug Fields will give you four ways you can increase your presence with the people around you.

Oct 27 2019

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Counter-Culture Community

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Everyone longs for community. As the world becomes lonelier and more polarized, a loving community — centered around Jesus — is the best antidote to all the rage. In this message, Ed Stetzer will give you four ways you can participate in loving, gospel-centered community that brings peace and hope to the world.

Oct 20 2019

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Counter-Culture Kindness

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Does it ever feel like today’s world is more rude, uncivil, and unkind than it’s ever been? As the world becomes more bad-mannered and polarized, the Bible says we are called to be kind. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will give you four ways you can become a kinder person to your family, friends, co-workers, and everyone else you interact with each day.

Oct 13 2019

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Your Counter-Culture Mission

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Today, as our culture becomes more and more divided, there are too many examples of those claiming to follow Jesus being critical, divisive, and irrational. In this message, Ed Stetzer will talk about how every Christian has a mission to be counter-cultural by sharing and showing the love of Jesus in a broken world.

Oct 06 2019

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When You’re Harassed & Bullied

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Almost everyone has experienced harassment or bullying at some point in their lives. You can be bullied for your appearance, your gender, your ethnicity, your financial status, your abilities or disabilities, or even your faith. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will give you seven ways you can respond to bullies in a way that honors God.

Sep 29 2019

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Helping Our Kids Hold Onto Faith

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If you’re a parent, you know that raising kids in today’s world is tough. Mixed messages are everywhere, and kids can easily get confused between what the world says and what God says. In this message, Tommy and Amy Hilliker will talk about four ways you can help your kids build a resilient faith that remains strong, no matter their circumstances.

Sep 22 2019

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Being a Disciple in the Digital Age

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Today, you have more technology in your pocket than NASA had when it sent astronauts to the moon in 1969. We all know the benefits of being in the digital age, but what about the downsides? In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will describe six spiritual hazards of digital tools, as well as five ways you can use your smartphone for God’s glory.

Sep 15 2019

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Creating Life-Changing Conversations

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Did you know that you can shape a life with your words? So much of your satisfaction and success in life is determined by how well you communicate with people — especially when it comes to parenting. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will teach you how to L.I.S.T.E.N. so that your kids will speak up, and how to S.P.E.A.K. so that your kids will listen.

Sep 08 2019

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Forming Healthy Friendships

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If you’ve ever thought, “I’m lonely,” you’re not alone! Despite the world being more connected through technology than ever before, loneliness is a common experience for people at all stages of life. In this message, Pastors Rick Warren and Kurt Johnston will walk you through the key to combating loneliness: forming healthy friendships.

Sep 01 2019

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Don't Let Anyone Steal Your Identity

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Your personal identity, or how you see yourself, is the foundation of your success and your happiness. If you don’t know who you are, other people will define you. In this message, Pastor Rick and Kay Warren will give you four powerful truths you can teach yourself and your kids about your identity in Christ.

Aug 25 2019

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God's Promise of Personal Peace

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The peace that comes from God is a personal peace that you have in your heart and soul, regardless of your circumstances. In this message, Pastor Tom Holladay will give you five ways to enjoy God’s promise of peace in your life.

Aug 18 2019

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God’s Promises: A Promise Only Jesus Can Make

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The world promises you all sorts of great things — happiness, success, wealth, significance. But the assurance of a fulfilled life is a promise that only Jesus can make. In this message, Katie Edwards will show you why the best life you can possibly have is a life lived for and with Jesus Christ.

Aug 11 2019

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God’s Promises To You When You’re Afraid Of Failing

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The fear of failure is a universal fear, and if you never learn how to disarm it, you’ll miss all that God wants to do in your life. In this message, Pastor Rick Warren will give you four truths to remember and four steps to take so that you can neutralize the fear of failure in your life.

Aug 04 2019

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God’s Promises About Guidance

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Many of us are waiting for God to tell us what to do. We’re faced with a decision, but we don’t know whether to go left or right. So we get stuck. In this message, Pastor Buddy Owens will talk about God’s promise of guidance.

Jul 21 2019

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