Body of Christ Week 1

Title: Calling all members
Paul points out 3 helpful principles to keeping a proper perspective as a member in the body of Christ.
Main passage 1 Cor 12:12-26
*Opening illustration clip at the beginning: https://youtu.be/JLwTY9oPIFo

I. You are part of something bigger than yourself

1 Cor 12:12-14, Eph 2:19-22


II. You are needed in the body 

I Cor 12:15-19, Eph 2:8-10


III. We need each other

I Cor 12:20-26, Rom 12:5-8

Kingdoms and Politics Week 4

Judges 21:25

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Main Texts
Romans 13:1-7 1Peter 2:13-17
I. Respect for Authorities (Rom. 13:1-2) (1Pet. 2:13-14a) (1Kings 12:15) (Acts 5:29)
II. Reason for Authorities (Rom. 13:3-4) (1Pet. 2:14b-15) (Acts 16:35-39) (Eccl.
8:11)
III. Responsibility Towards Authorities (Rom. 13:5-7) (1Pet. 2:16-17) (Mark 12:17)
(Matt. 17:24-27)

Kingdoms and Politics Week 4

This weeks sermon starts with a special mission report by Anita Charleston, before the message from Pastor Josh

Title: Choose
Main passage: 2 Chron 19:1-7
4 questions to ask of your candidates that will help you choose wisely at the polls. 
I. Do they stand for what God hates?2 Chron 19:2, Prov 6:16-19
II. Is there a record of removing things God hates?2 Chron 19:3a, 1 Kings 15:11-13

III. Which one would be more likely to seek God?2 Chron 19:3b, Psa 33:12
IV. Who would choose leaders concerned with justice?2 Chron 19:5-7, Psa 94:20-21
Conclusion: Phil 3:20-21. 

Kingdoms and Politics Week 2

Title: Dan the Man

3 Needed Traits For believers during turbulent political climates.

I. Intelligence
Dan 1:3-4, Dan 1:17-19, Prov 4:7, Col 2:8
II. Integrity
Dan 1:8, Dan 3:16-18, Dan 6:6-11, 1 Per 3:16
III. Influence
Dan 2:27-28, Dan 2:46-49, Rom 12:21

Kingdom and Politics Week 1

Title: King Me 
Let’s take a look at three important roles a “king” plays. 
Main passage: 1 Sam 8:4-8, 17-22

I. A king that provides1 Sam 8:19-20a (that we also may be like all the nations…), Psa 23:1-2

II. A king that presides1 Sam 8:20b (and that our king may judge us..), psa 23:3,6

III. A king that protects 1 Sam 8:20c (and go out before us & fight our battles), Psa 23:4-5

Awakening Week 4

3 travel tips on the road to discovering Jesus

Main passage Luke 24:28-35

I. Desire to have Jesus stay
Luke 24:29, John 6:67-68
II. Invite Christ in
Luke 24:29-30, John 1:12
III. Break bread with Jesus
Luke 24:30, Rev 3:20

Awakening Week 2

Title: Uncomfortable Yet

Jacob on the Patriarchs was taken way out of his comfort zone which ultimately led to an important spiritual awakening.

Main passage: Gen 28:10-21
I. Awakening often occur when you are sleep
Gen 28:12-13a, 16-17, Num 12:6, Joel 2:28
II. Awakenings start with one
Gen 28:13b-15, Isa 51:2
III. Awakenings inspire commitment
Gen 28:18-22, Exod 3:1-17, Acts 9:1-6
Conclusion: Gen 32:24-31