Keeping it Simple // Acts 2:42-47

What is Restoration Church and what makes us different? One word: "simplicity." This is the first message in our series "Re:Defined", all about the mission and purpose of Restoration Church in Lake Zurich. Related blog post: "The Four Essential Functions of the Church" Reflection questions: What might the benefits of being part of a simple …


Free to Love (Addressing an Evangelical Crisis) // Galatians 5:13-15

If love is the defining outcome of the gospel, shouldn't it be the defining mark of what it means to be a Christian? In this passionate end-of-year message, Pastor Matt looks at the growing crisis in the Evangelical Church, invites his listeners to take an honest assessment of themselves, and provides a redemptive pathway forward …

The Hope of Christmas // Luke 1:67-80

"Forgiveness is the hope of Christmas." In our suffering and unfulfilled longings is how we discover what hope really looks like. The promise of hope is why we celebrate Christmas. The Hope of Christmas // Luke 1:67-80 // December 12, 2018 [VIDEO] The Hope of Christmas // Luke 1:67-80