Sounds of Summer

The Sounds of Summer is a series of worship gatherings done sporadically throughout the summer that key in on Engage Newark’s unique position to worship in a performing arts venue.

You Get What You Pay For: The Principle of Sowing and Reaping

By Dave Warner | January 6, 2019

We have all heard the phrase, “You Get What You Pay For” but in an insecure economy, that may not always be the case.  But what is always the truth, is what the Bible says […]


By Dave Warner | December 30, 2018

It is always amazing to hear stories of how God has taken people from the darkness of the world and delivered them into the His glorious light. Today we get to hear from three of […]

The Final Preparations

By Dave Warner | December 23, 2018

With just two days before Christmas, the final preparations are going in full force! But when we slow down long enough to pay attention to our emotional and spiritual well-being, we may recognize where God […]

But God, You Promised!

By Dave Warner | December 16, 2018

The season of Advent is a time to prepare ourselves for the celebration of the 1st Coming of Jesus, the Coming of Jesus into our hearts and prepare for the 2nd Coming of Jesus! These […]

A Superior Savior: Instructions for Christian Living

By Dave Warner | December 9, 2018

In our final installment from the book of Colossians we find instructions for living the Christian life.  These instructions do not dictate our relationship with God but rather when we follow them we are responding […]

A Superior Savior: If Not For Christ

By Dave Warner | December 2, 2018

Where would you be without Jesus? If not for Jesus where would your life be? Who would you be? How would you behave? If you believe in Jesus, then you have been raised to new […]

Superior Savior: Legalism and License

By Dave Warner | November 25, 2018

Legalism compels us to earn God’s grace through rules that other humans put on us.  License gives people freedom to sin without repercussion.  Often times, we want to put more rules on people who live […]

A Superior Savior: A Philosophy of Grace

By Dave Warner | November 18, 2018

Christians all too often slip into easy judgmentalism rather than doing the hard work of grace.  Paul, in his letter to the Colossians corrects the heresy of Gnosticism and encourages them to walk, be rooted […]

A Superior Savior: A Preeminent Jesus

By Dave Warner | November 11, 2018

In the letter to the Colossians Church, Paul lays out a case that Jesus is better, stronger and more powerful than any other option with which we could find to try and substitute him. There […]

A Superior Savior: Qualified for the Kingdom

By Dave Warner | November 4, 2018

The Apostle Paul had a well-documented history of persecuting Christians throughout Jerusalem and surrounding areas, until Jesus broke through in his life and delivered him from the domain of darkness and transferred him into the […]