Advancing the Kingdom with His LOVE and His POWER!
 
Join us at 10:00 am on Sundays and 6:30 pm on Wednesdays

OUR PASTORS

Pastor John Sanborn is the founding pastor of Faith Alive Christian Fellowship in the beautiful Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Along with his wife Deborah of 19 years, they pastor a Word of Faith Church, teaching the uncompromising Word of God to a growing congregation. Faith Alive began as a home ministry in 2006. In October of 2009 Faith Alive began meeting at the High School in Laconia and opened the doors to the Lakes Region.

Two of the greatest emphases at Faith Alive are the importance of the written Word and the necessity of being led by the Spirit. Their heart is to see the lost saved, the sick healed, broken hearts restored and the discouraged empowered to victory. Their vision is to teach the uncompromising Word of God to the Lakes Region of New Hampshire and beyond.

Over the years Pastors John and Deb have worked in the local church as youth and young adult leaders before being called to full time ministry. In 1995 The Lord spoke to Pastor John at a Creation Music Festival in Pennsylvania and told him he was called to teach. At that time this did not seem at all possible to Pastor John but he knew it was God speaking to him. He is now walking in the fullness of the vision God had for him.

Pastors John and Deb have 5 adult children and 9 grandchildren. Growing up in Laconia in a Christian home, Pastor John understands the importance of raising a family through Christian values and enjoys teaching others those values as well.

They both have a love for God’s Word and a desire for the Body of Christ to rise to their greatest potential through practical application of God’s Word in their everyday lives. His teachings bring a clear, simple understanding of biblical truths with an emphasis on walking in victory and knowing what your Kingdom rights and benefits are to help you succeed in every area of life.
 
 
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My First Visit?

Our services begin at 10:00 am and last for approximately one and a half hours. Every Sunday we worship for 30 – 40 minutes with a live band in a fun, energetic and sometimes intimate atmosphere. There is freedom here and you may see people with their hands raised worshiping (Psalm 132:2 Lift up your hands in the sanctuary and praise the LORD). The service is always Spirit led as our Pastor follows the leading of the Holy Spirit. There is dynamic and practical teaching of the Word that you can clearly understand and apply in your day-to-day life. The gifts of the Spirit are in operation each Sunday. Each week is a new experience with our God as He leads and directs us and knows what each one of us needs each time we gather! After service we have refreshments if you would like to stay. 

What Should I Wear?

We want you to be comfortable when you visit, so wear what you’re comfortable wearing. When you’re at one of our services, you’ll see a range of styles from jeans to suits. Casual or “Sunday best” . . . it doesn’t matter. Come as you are!

 

 

 

Where Do My Kids Go?

Children ages 6 months through kindergarten should be brought to our secure classrooms located to the left of the entrance before church starts. You are welcome to peak in our windows outside the classes at anytime to check on your child. If your child is shy at first, no worries – we love children and you can always come to service until they are comfortable. Baby’s under 6 months are welcome in service but we do offer a moms rooms to the left of our sanctuary which offers a private two way window and speakers so you can enjoy the service. There is a rocking chair, a baby swing and a changing table with supplies. Our 1st grade – 5th grade children’s ministries are dismissed after our worship service. 6th grade and older will remain in service. 
 

 

Jesus said to him; If you can believe, ALL things

 
are possible to him who believes. Mark 9:23
 
 
 
 

MINISTRIES

Our Mission: Is to teach and guide others on how to live victorious lives based on the promises in God’s Word through  teaching on faith, healing, gifts of the Spirit and our authority in Christ. To help people overcome the daily challenges of life and to live with all the blessings God has for them. We are here to equip people to take the gospel and love into the world and the Lakes Region of NH.

At Faith Alive we LOVE your children! We want your children to have a foundation that will help them be victorious in life! With the drugs and violence in the world we live today, we know YOU want your kids to grow up with good morals and have a moral compass to help them make good decisions when they get older. We want to help you raise successful children. Become a part of the Faith Alive Family! 
 

MUSTARD SEEDS

6 Mos – 2 years

Attentive and caring volunteers will spend time nurturing and sharing God’s love with your baby. You are never to young to have your spirit built up! They enjoy a short bible lesson, worship, playtime and sometimes a craft. Newborn – 6 months can stay with mom in service or enjoy service in our private mother’s room.  

MOUNTAIN MOVERS

 3 years – Kindergarten

This more structured class is sure to entertain your spiritually growing little one! Children are taught a word -based lesson, bible stories, praise and worship, snack, play time and creative activities are all part of the learning experience. 
 
 

TRAILBLAZERS

1st – 2nd Grade

The ministry goal is to equip and support each child so that they will realize Christ’s perfect plan for their life and take part in actively sharing their faith with others. Along with games, crafts and fun fellowship, they will learn to make wise choices while building lasting friendships!
 

VICTORY KIDS

 3rd – 5th Grade

Class time focuses on delivering the power of God’s Word by showing kids the victory they have in Christ. Children learn how to talk to God and apply the Gospel to their everyday lives and make an impact on others. Along with games, crafts and fellowship they will learn to make wise choices that will build lasting friendships.

rEVOLution TEENS

6th – 12th Grade

It is our desire to provide a fun-filled atmosphere that will provide a fun, creative learning environment to help build long lasting friendships in Christ.This is a place where they are heard and accepted into a spiritual family that will not judge them. We want to respond to the social and spiritual needs of our youth by providing them fun programs, activities and events that will allow them to express their faith through their own words. 

DISCIPLESHIP CLASS

Each Sunday at 9:00 am

 
This class meets each Sunday at 9:00 to go over the basics of the believer. Topics such as Basic Discipleship and the Believers Authority are being discussed. There is a workbook and homework to go over during the week. You will be given photo copies of each weeks lesson or you can choose to purchase the workbook for $35.  
 
 
 

PRAYER

 Monday Nights at 6:30

Monday nights at 6:30 pm. We gather at Faith Alive, 72 Primrose Drive South, Laconia NH to intercede for the church, the community and other needs as the Holy Spirit leads us to pray.

CONNECT GROUPS

Small Groups

(Coming Soon) Our vision for the Connect Group Ministry at Faith Alive Christian Fellowship is the desire to see a community of believers connect and build relationships and see people grow deeper in their love for Christ and their obedience to Him through discipleship and relationship. 
 

OUTREACHES

Ministry Outreach

Advancing the kingdom of God through outreach and sharing the gospel with the world.

Risen Son Riders

Motorcycle riders united and led by the Spirit. Doing what we love, having fun and doing the work of the Lord!
 

MIRACLE SERVICES

 And Free Dinner 

We believe that God is still performing Miracles and we have seen dozens of miracles through the teaching and laying on of hands. Are you or someone you know addicted, depressed, sick? Come to a Healing and Miracle service and experience the power of God to heal your body every time. See events
section for our next service.  

KIDS CARNIVAL

Free to kids 12 and under

Faith Alive Christian Fellowship, will be holding their 9th annual FREE Kids Carnival Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. The carnival is FREE for all kids 12 and under. This event will be held at Memorial Field (off Court St.) Laconia. There will be carnival games & prizes, face painting, 4 inflatable’s, popcorn, snow cones, fire truck ladder demo and more all free to the public! And of course Rev. John Tasch will be back!!   

 

BABY BOUTIQUE

Free Children’s Clothing

Our 4th annual Baby Boutique is being held on September 9th from 8:30 – 12:30 at Faith Alive. We give away FREE baby and children clothes and items to moms, dads and grandparents. This is a very organized event and plenty for all. When you first arrive you will receive a tickets to pick out your items. There are tickets for clothes, toys, large items etc. There are refreshments and a movie for kids to enjoy while you are getting your items.
 

LABOR OF LOVE

 House Flipping Project

We have purchased a house with the intent to flip it and sow the proceeds back into Faith Alive. This is a church and community project and we are incorporating the talented folks at Faith Alive to sow their time into this project and fully expecting a return in all of our lives.

IRON SHARPENERS

Young Adult Ministry

Young adults gathering to fellowship and uplift each other. This is a group that is staying connected and living life together, building lasting Christ-Centered friendships. Follow Iron Sharpeners on face book and see events for upcoming gatherings. 

SEWING TO SOW

Sewing for Missions

Sewing clothes for the Mission Field.
A group meets on two Wednesdays a month at 3 p.m. to participate in making clothes for children in Honduras, Africa and other mission fields. No talent needed to be a part of this wonderful group of people. See events for next gathering.

Bringing God’s Word to the Corners of the World


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With fewer people carrying cash or checkbooks this offers a convenient way to still tithe and give offerings. It’s very simple Text 603-605-1445 put the $$ amount in. Then follow the prompts. 
 
 
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Capital Campaign

We have the opportunity to purchase the building that we are renting. As s part of the vision for Faith Alive –  we feel this is a God given opportunity to continue to impact the lives of people in the Lakes Region. In addition to this we also have needs at the church that we would like to do: Purchase monitors for the sanctuary and common area, lighting so we can do live stream, increase our internet throughout the building so we can live stream, finish decorating the sanctuary and common area.  Please prayerfully consider  getting involved in what God is doing at Faith Alive and see a hundred fold return in your lives.

Upcoming Events!

Women of Faith Gathering: Friday, October 20th, 7pm at Faith Alive.Bring a snack to share if you want and join us for testimony and a great time of fellowship. 
 
Healing and Miracle Service: Saturday, October 28th, 5pm free dinner and 6pm Miracle Service.
Do you need a miracle from God?
 
Women’s Tea:  Saturday, December 2nd – more details to follow.
 
 
YOUTH GROUP EVENTS: 
 
rEVOLution Youth Group:
Sunday, October 29 after church to play Gaga Ball at Opechee Park 
 
Calendar sale fundraiser begins soon: 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Faith Alive Christian Fellowship
72 Primrose Drive
Laconia NH
603-273-4147
 
General Email:
faithalivenh@gmail.com               

Pastor: John Sanborn

Email: pastorjohnnh@gmail.com

 

 

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