The official podcast of Eastview Christian Church's High School ministry in Bloomington/Normal, Illinois. Discover bi-weekly "Counterculture" discussions, where pastors Zach Thompson and Cooper Smith tackle relevant and cultural issues that high schoolers are dealing with. In addition, discover weekly sermons from our Sunday morning services from pastors Zach, Matt McClane, and more! For more information about Eastview Students, visit eastview.church.
Counterculture Ep. 4 | Lust and P*rn with Stuart Blade
The issue of p*rnography is becoming worse and worse in our culture. Chances are, this has affected you or someone you know. In this episode, Zach and Cooper sit down with pastor Stuart Blade and talk all about the problem of p*rn, and how to deal with its presence in our culture. They talk about why it's destructive, how to fight against it, and how there is HOPE in the battle.
Serve - Week 3 (Zach Thompson)
This week, Zach shares about the preparation that Jesus has already done for us. In the same way, the priests in the OT were prepared to serve God’s people, Jesus has prepared us for a good work. What will you do with that? How about serve?
Serve - Week 2 (Matt McClane)
Why do you serve? This week, Matt talks all about serving and how Jesus is the focus behind what we do. He also talks about trusting God and allowing the Spirit to move you to serve. We hope that you're able to increase your understanding of what Christ-centered, Spirit-led service is (2/14/21).
Counterculture Ep. 3 | Relationships and Dating with Tess and Keegan Majers
How do you date well in high school? Should you date at all? Is it bad to be single? In our third Counterculture episode, Cooper and Zach are joined by high school sweethearts and former Eastview-ers Tess and Keegan Majer as they discuss how to date well in high school and how to approach singleness as a high school student. Whether you're in a relationship, hoping to be in a relationship, or content being single, this conversation has some great content, and we hope it's encouraging to you in whatever season you're in!
Serve - Week 1 (Zach Thompson)
What are you a slave to? In the first week of our "Serve" series, Zach talks about the FREEDOM that we have in Christ. Through the cross, He has freed us from our sin. As a result, we SERVE Him and His kingdom. We hope you are encouraged and reminded of your freedom in Christ this week!
Everday Worship - The Contribution (Matt McClane)
In the LAST week of our "Everyday Worship" series, Matt talks all about serving, giving, and contributing to the Kingdom of God. What does it look like for us to move past selfish ambition and live with generous hearts? (1/31/21)