Latest Blog POSTS
New Heart Ministries
Praying Down the Obstacles
If you have obstacles coming between you and God's will for you, let's get rid of them right now! If you know what they are, start by writing them down on a sheet of paper and then present them to Lord through prayer and...
Experience the Power
Question: Should we be pursuing God’s power or God’s presence?Read Revelations 4:"After this I looked, and there before me was a door standing open in heaven. And the voice I had first heard speaking to me like a trumpet said,...
What Are You Waiting For?
In Acts 7, Stephen gives a thumbnail version of part of the Old Testament, summarizing the journey of God's people through the desert from captivity to the Promised Land. The whole story is in the book of Exodus. At one point, this...
Hezekiah’s Healing & Recovery
Isaiah 38 relates the story of King Hezekiah, when the prophet came and told him he would die. But God changed his mind when Hezekiah prayed and wept and reminded God of a few things…and God ended up adding 15 years to Hezekiah’s...
Touching God’s Heart
How do you touch God's Heart? One way is to simply revel in His divine nature and rest in His holiness. His divine nature - the fact that He is the one, true sovereign God, creator of the universe and everything it--and yet loves...
Drug & Alcohol Group
• Sick and tired of being sick and tired?• One day at a time.• One is too many, a thousand is not enough.• Work the program.• Don't drink, don't think and go to meetings.• Keep it simple.• You can talk the talk, but can you walk...
In our Christian lifestyle we are used to hearing the words “Praise the Lord” when good news is shared. Some of us are even used to saying “Praise the Lord” or Hallelujah!” or “God is good” whenever we hear a wonderful testimony of...
“Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God” (Eph. 5:1-2). This verse says more than just “be imitators” and “walk...
The Families of the Addicted Group
TIRED OF THE ADDICTION CYCLE? As family members, we watch as they continue to deny they have a problem and get closer and closer to destruction. We try to help them in all kinds of different ways: · Rehab...
The Men’s Issues Group
Challenges and Hurdles In a world where we are expected to be strong and self-sufficient, men are often placed in situations where strength and self-sufficiency can't happen. Expectations from parents, teachers, spouses, siblings,...
The Women’s Issues Group
Why go to Women's Issues... Too many times children are brought up believing they are worthless, useless, throw-aways. Physical, verbal, and sexual abuse play a huge role in forming self-concepts and belief systems. Childhood and...
New Heart Wednesday Nite – Park Ridge
Introducing Pastor Mike Otto Mike Otto is the Director of New Heart Healing & Recovery at Park Ridge Community Church. He is on fire for the Lord and has tremendous passion for the broken and hurting. New Heart Healing &...
“‘But I will restore you to health and heal your wounds,’ declares the Lord.”
“‘I have seen their ways, but I will heal them; I will guide them and restore comfort to Israel’s mourners, creating praise on their lips. Peace, peace, to those far and near,’ says the Lord, ‘And I will heal them.'”
“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.”
“He himself bore our sins in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his (Jesus) wounds you have been healed.“
1 Peter 2:24
“Heal me, Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise.”
“Lord my God, I called to you for help, and you healed me.“
“I will give you a new heart-I will give you new and right desires-and put a new spirit within you“