Discovering Your Place To Belong – Part 3

“DISCOVERING YOUR PLACE TO BELONG – Pt. 3” INTRO: We’re all called to be planted in a local community of believers, resulting in flourishing (Ps. 92:13-14). THE CHALLENGES OF BEING PLANTED: Dying to a spirit of independence and self-will (Jn. 12:24). Dying to unrealistic expectations of a nearly flawless church. Dying to the barrier of […]

Discovering Your Place To Belong – Part 2

“DISCOVERING YOUR PLACE TO BELONG – Pt. 2” REVIEW: Last Sunday we looked at some of the challenges to getting connected to a local community of believers. We are all called to be planted in a local community of believers (Ps. 92:13-14). THE CHALLENGES OF BEING PLANTED: Dying to a spirit of independence and self-will […]

Discovering Your Place To Belong

“DISCOVERING YOUR PLACE TO BELONG” INTRO: This morning we’re going to dig a bit deeper into the subject of getting connected to a local community of believers. I. THE CALL TO BE PLANTED IN A LOCAL COMMUNITY OF BELIEVERS (Ps. 92:13-14). The “house of the Lord” in the O.T. is the equivalent of a local […]

The New Administration – Part 5

“THE NEW ADMINISTRATION – Pt. 5” [“THE FIRST 100 DAYS – continued”] INTRO: Jesus came to inaugurate a new administration (the Kingdom Party) with a new platform – abundant life (Mk. 1:14-15; Jn. 10:10b). What should be the focus of the first 100 days under God’s governance? God allows life redo’s! KINGDOM PARTY PLATFORM DYNAMICS: […]

The New Administration – Part 4

“THE NEW ADMINISTRATION – Pt. 4” [THE FIRST 100 DAYS – continued] INTRO: Jesus came to inaugurate a new administration (the Kingdom Party) with a new platform – abundant life (Mk. 1:14-15; Jn. 10:10b). What should be the focus of the first 100 days under God’s governance? God allows redo’s! KINGDOM PARTY PLATFORM DYNAMICS: I. […]

The New Administration – Part 2

“THE NEW ADMINISTRATION – Pt. 2” INTRO: The U.S. is now under a new administration politically. Some 2,000 years ago, Jesus came to inaugurate a new administration with a new platform (or gospel). JESUS’ GOSPEL (Mark 1:14-15) – the gospel of the kingdom of God Jesus basically came to declare the good news that there […]

The New Administration

“THE NEW ADMINISTRATION” INTRO: With the new administration governmentally, change is expected. What remains to be seen is if that change will be good (subjective & a matter of perspective). 2,000 years ago, Jesus inaugurated a new administration. We’re called to defend our hope (1Pet. 3:15) and share the gospel with others (Mk. 16:15). Most […]

Hello, My Name Is

“Hello, My Name Is” Introduction What names do others call you? What names do you call yourself?   Foundation: Isaiah 54 As you listen, write down words that feel like they are being spoken just to you. Is there a difference between these words and what you wrote down in the first lines?   Application […]