SPIRITUAL LASIK SURGERY

“SPIRITUAL LASIK SURGERY” TEXT: Matthew 20:29-34 INTRO: Many people have had Lasik surgery in order to restore their sight. Do you need spiritual Lasik surgery? I. THE CONDITION (v. 30) A. These two men were blind and desperate. B. They were willing to cry out for help. C. Are you blind? 1. Have you lost […]

“FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 5”

“FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 5” [Week 5 – Awakening to the Father’s Heart] (Luke 15:11-32) I. THE FATHER’S HEART. A. Celebrating from death to life (Lk. 15:24a). B. Celebrating from lost to found (Lk. 15:24b). C. The celebration was meant to include all who were connected to the father’s house (Lk. […]

“Finding Your Way Back To God” Pt. 4

“Finding Your Way Back To God” Pt. 4 [Week 4 – Awakening to Identity] (Luke 15:11-24) INTRO: Are you as connected to God as you’ve ever been? Let’s look at the 4th Awakening – an awakening to Identity. I. IDENTITY THEFT A. Identity theft is a major problem today. B. Has the devil stolen your […]

“FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 3

“FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 3” [Week 3 – Awakening to Help (Lk. 15:11-24] INTRO: Are you as connected to God as you’ve ever been? 1st Awakening: to longing – “there’s got to be more…” •A longing for love, purpose and meaning. •Apart from right connection to God, leads to emptiness and […]

“FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 2”

“FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 2” [Week 2 – Awakening to Regret (Lk. 15:11-24] INTRO: Are you as connected to God as you’ve ever been? 1. Awakening to longing – “there’s got to be more…” 2. Awakening to regret – “I wish I could start over…” •Our attempts to find love, purpose, […]

FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 1

“FINDING YOUR WAY BACK TO GOD – Pt. 1” [Part 1 – Awakening to Longing] INTRO: This morning we’re going to begin a 5-part series of messages on the theme, “Finding Your Way Back to God.” It is possible to not be away from God in the sense of having a genuine faith in God […]