"In The Zone" Relationship with God :: Resources

Below are some resources that will help you grow in your relationship with God. 

"In The Zone" Part 2 (Full Message Notes)
In this message, Pastor Stephen Martin talks about the most important relationship a Christian has, their relationship with God.  Learn what it means to be a Christian and how you can go farther faster in your relationship with God as you practice a few simple principles found in God's Word. 


Book: "Jesus is ___" by Judah Smith

Judah Smith shows us the Jesus that somber paintings and hymns fail to capture. With passion, humor, and conviction, he shows that Jesus is life. Jesus is grace. Jesus is your friend. Jesus is a new and better way to be human.


Book: "A Call To Resurgence" by Mark Driscoll

It’s tempting to believe that the Christian faith is alive and well in our country today. Our politicians talk about God. Our mega-churches are filled. Christian schools dot our landscape. Brace yourself. It’s an illusion. Believe it or not, only 8 percent of Americans profess and practice true evangelical Christian faith. There are more left-handed people than evangelical Christians in America.


Book: "Religion Saves: And 9 Other Misconceptions" by Mark Driscoll

Inspired by 1 Corinthians, in which Paul answers a series of questions posed by the people in the Corinthian church, Pastor Mark Driscoll set out to determine the most controversial questions among visitors to the Mars Hill Church website. In the end, 893 questions were asked and 343,203 votes were cast. The top nine questions are now each answered in a chapter of Religion Saves.

Digital: "Youversion.com Bible App"

A free Bible on your phone, tablet, and computer.
YouVersion is a simple, ad-free Bible that brings God's Word into your daily life.

Digital: "Youversion.com Bible App for Kids"

A free Bible experience for your kids. Animated storybook app for smartphones and tablets. Colorful illustrations with touch-activated animations. Games and activities help kids remember what they learn. 

Book: ESV Study Bible

The ESV Study Bible was created to help people understand the Bible in a deeper way—to understand the timeless truth of God’s Word as a powerful, compelling, life-changing reality


Book: "Greater" by Steven Furtick

If you're tired of being ordinary, it's time to dream bigger. If you're feeling overwhelmed about where to begin, it's time to start smaller. It's time to ignite God's greater vision for your life.

Book & Free Online Test: "Chazown" by Craig Groeschel

It's the Hebrew word for vision, and it's what God had in mind for you when you were created. 


Audio: Vintage Church Podcast

Enjoy listening to the latest messages from Vintage Church on your iPod or audio player by subscribing to our podcast in iTunes. You can also listen online at listen.vintagechurch.cc.  

Stephen Martin

Vintage Church, 750 East Central Texas Expressway, Harker Heights, TX, 76548

Stephen serves as founding & senior pastor at Vintage Church. He oversees the church's overall direction including mission, vision and values.