Saved from Suffering Week 2

Title: “It hurts so Good”
main scripture Isaiah 55:8-9

The first scripture are
1 Peter 1: 6-7
James 1: 2-4
Hebrews 12: 10-11.
Also
Job 1:1
Job 1:12
Job 2:9
What to do in the midst of your suffering.
Point 1

  1. Cry out to God.
    Job 7:11
    Luke 22:44
    Matthew 27:46
    Psalm 5:1
    Psalm 4:1
    Psalm 50:15
    Romans 8:18
    Psalm 119:146
    Point 2
  2. Prayers/ share with body of Christ.
    2 Corinthians 1:3-5
    Matthew 18:20

Point 3

  1. Praise and Worship
    Psalm 9:2
    Acts 16:25

Go and Make Week 4

Title: Top Ten

Taking a look at 10 reasons to disciple, other than the Great Commission.

  1. Paul taught it: 2 Tim 2:2
  2. Glorifies God: John 15:8
  3. We are visual learners: 1 Cor 11:1, Phil 3:17
  4. Keeps eternity in mind: Phil 3:18-21
  5. Accelerates maturity: 1 Cor 14:20
  6. Promotes sound doctrine: Acts 18:24-28
  7. Increases wisdom: Prov 12:15
  8. Provides accountability: Heb 3:12-13
  9. Grounds us in the word: 2 Tim 3:16
  10. Reaches the next generation: Psa 71:18,78:3-4

Go and Make Week 4

Title: The Recipe

Jesus made it clear that he wants us to make disciples and he gives us the recipe in the gospels.

1. Observation: john 1:35-39, john 1:43-46
2. Decision: Matt 4:18-22, Luke 14:25-27,33
3. Internship: Mark 3:14-15, Luke 10:20
4. Partnership: John 15:7-8,15-16, Matt 28:18-20

Go and Make Week 2

Discipleship: Who Does It?

Introduction:
Matt. 28:19-20 Colossians 1:28-29 2Timothy2:2

I. Jesus and His Disciples
Mark 1:16-20 John 1:35-40 Mark 9:35 Matthew 18:1-4
John 18:1 Matthew 10:1, 5-8 Gal. 2:20
John 8:31-32   John 14:15

II. People in All Walks of Life
Barnabus & Saul Acts 11:25-26
Paul & Timothy 2 Timothy 2:2 1 Timothy 4:12
Priscilla/Aquila & Apollos Acts 18:24-26
Parents & Children Prov. 29:17, Prov. 22:6, Deut. 6:5-8
Disciple to Believer Eph. 4:15-16, Heb. 3:13, Heb.10:24-25

III. A More Current Example
Luke 9:23-24

Go and Make Week 1

Title: “ All In “

Opening:

Disciple in the Greek= Mathaytes: means a learner, pupil, disciple- one who follows ones teaching

Opening verses: Matt 28:19-20, Luke 6:40

We will be looking at some defining marks of a disciple of Jesus Christ.

1. Character: John 13:33-34, 1 Cor 15:33
2. Conviction: John 14:15-16, Matt 7:13-14
3. Commitment: Luke 14:25-27,33, Gal 6:9
4. Contributes: John 15:8, Luke 10:2

Closing: (If you can show these one at a time. show the believer line first than add the disciple line 2nd and so on. also you don’t have to include the numbers I only put them so that we do miss any)

1. Believer: believes in God
    Disciple: lives for God
2. Believer: fits in the world
    Disciple: stands out
3. Believer: gives up when things get hard
    Disciple: carries their cross daily
4. Believer: picks and chooses what part of Jesus teachings to follow
    Disciple: works on all areas with the help of the Holy Spirit
5. Believer: casual faith
    Disciple: committed faith
6. Believer: wants an easy life
    Disciple: lays down their life
7. Believer: loves to receive
    Disciple: loves to serve
8. Believer: comfortable
    Disciple: ready for a challenge
9. Believer: believes faith is personal
    Disciple: makes more disciples
10. Believer: knows what God wants them to do but holds back
      Disciple: IS ALL IN!

Money Matters Week 4

Title: How Much Is Enough

Opening clip: https://youtu.be/7tOkpntQtBM (play to 1:10)

Opening verse: Prov 27:20

Paul lays out 3 key strategies needed to getting to a place of contentment.

Main passage: Phil 4:11-13

  1. Choose between wants and needs
    Phil 4:11, Phil 4:19
  2. Ride the financial roller coaster
    Phil 4:12, Psa 37:25
  3. Jesus is enough
    Phil 4:13, Gen 15:1, Psa 37:4, Isa 55:2

Money Matters Week 2

Title: Make or Break

Intro: https://youtu.be/S_6vjb1cJkE Please play till 3:04

Main passage: Luke 16:8-13

This is one of the most interesting parables Jesus uses to teach us some very important lessons on stewardship.

  1. People are the best investment
    Luke 16:8-9, Prov 11:25
  2. Be faithful small ways
    Like 16:10-11, Matt 25:21
  3. Take care of what doesn’t belong to you
    Luke 16:12, Psa 24:1
  4. Dont let money rule you
    Luke 16:13, Luke 12:28-31