Aug 28, 2016
August 28, 2016: Into the World
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INTO THE WORLD   
Jesus’ high priestly prayer in the Garden of Gethsemane. 
John 17:13-19 
 
The World
Luke 6:22 
Jeremiah 29:11 
Matthew 25:31-34 
 
Sanctified by truth
John 17:19 
 
 
Being sent. 
John 17:18
Acts 4:12  
 
 
Why should we feel sent
Matthew 28:18-20
Acts 1:8  
 
What difference will it make? 
Matthew 24:14   
 
Our reward is found in Revelation 7:9, when we will join people from every
nation, tribe, people, and language in worshiping the Lord for eternity.  
 
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  • Aug 28, 2016August 28, 2016: Into the World
    Aug 28, 2016
    August 28, 2016: Into the World
    Series: (All)
    INTO THE WORLD   
    Jesus’ high priestly prayer in the Garden of Gethsemane. 
    John 17:13-19 
     
    The World
    Luke 6:22 
    Jeremiah 29:11 
    Matthew 25:31-34 
     
    Sanctified by truth
    John 17:19 
     
     
    Being sent. 
    John 17:18
    Acts 4:12  
     
     
    Why should we feel sent
    Matthew 28:18-20
    Acts 1:8  
     
    What difference will it make? 
    Matthew 24:14   
     
    Our reward is found in Revelation 7:9, when we will join people from every
    nation, tribe, people, and language in worshiping the Lord for eternity.  
     
  • Aug 21, 2016August 21, 2016: Grace
    Aug 21, 2016
    August 21, 2016: Grace
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    The Story of Last or First
    William Hurt -1985
    University of Oklahoma – 2000
    Chicago White Sox – 2005
    Out of Africa – 1985
    Carolina Panthers – 2016
    We as a culture are obsessed about being #1.
    What did Jesus say about first and last?
    Matthew 20:1-16 (ESV)
    A Parable of Grace
    Grace means people don’t Deserve what they get.
    Romans 3:21-24 (ESV)
     
    Grace is a Sovereign act of God.
    1 Timothy 6:15 (NRSV)
     
    Grace allows the last to be First.
    Deuteronomy 7:7-8 (NIV)
    1 Corinthians 6:9-11 (NLT)
    Acts 13:38-39 (HCSB)
     
    Grace allows the first to be Last.
    Proverbs 11:2 (Amp)
    Proverbs 15:33 (CEB)
     
    This parable shows us a gracious God who has:
    Eyes that see you
    Ears that hear you
    Feet that swiftly come to your aid
    Hands to hold you
    A mind that thinks about you continually
    A heart that loves you always
     
    1 Timothy 1:1 (ESV) – Jesus is your only hope
  • Aug 14, 2016August 14, 2016: The Truth of the Gospel
    Aug 14, 2016
    August 14, 2016: The Truth of the Gospel
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    The Story of the Truth of the Gospel
    Gospel:
    The good news concerning the birth, life (teachings, actions, miracles), death, resurrection, and ascension of Jesus
    Is the Gospel true? Yes! John 18:38 (NKJV): Pilate asked what truth is? – Jesus is the Truth. Matthew 13:31-33 (NIV) Elements of the Story: The Tree: Symbol of Worldly Power – Daniel 4:9-10, 20-22 (ESV) The Birds of the Air: Satan’s Power – Matthew 13:4 (NLT) & Ephesians 2:1-2 (ESV) The Yeast: False Teaching and Hypocrisy – Matthew 16:5-6, 12 (CEB) This parable is a warning about lies and false teachings in the church.
    The Church Influenced by Worldly Power
    Romans 1:16 (NLT) – The Gospel is about the Transformation of people’s lives.
     
    The Church Influenced by Satan’s Power
    1 Timothy 1:15 (CEV)
     
    The Church Influenced by False Teaching and Hypocrisy
    2 Corinthians 4:4 (amp)
    You have to:
    Believe the Gospel
    Let the Gospel change you
    Let the Gospel become the reality by which you live
    The only way those things happen is to surrender your life to Jesus as Lord. Will you?
  • Aug 7, 2016August 7, 2016: Desires
    Aug 7, 2016
    August 7, 2016: Desires
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    Desires
     
    We think that God does not want us to have desires – Wrong!
    Psalm 20:7 (ESV)
     
    God knows and understands desire – Micah 6:8 (NET)
     
    God wants us to desire Big.
    Luke 18:2-8 (ESV)
    The Widow had Diligence and Desire
    Diligent: Attentive and Persistent in whatever is undertaken; pursued with painstaking care and effort.
    Proverbs 13:4 (CEB)
    Desire: to want and ask for with Intensity
    Jesus’ Desires
    Matthew 23:37 (GNT)
    Matthew 12:7 (ESV)
     
    The Bible and Desire
    ● Psalm 37:4 (NLT)
    ● Psalm 103:5 (NIV)
    ● Psalm 145:16 (CEV)
    ● Psalm 20:4 (JB)
     
    Prayer and Desire
    Prayer is the Relationship with God.
    Luke 18: 6-8 – continued and persistent faith
     
    There are many types of prayer.
    Luke 18:9-14 (TM) – humility in prayer and life
    Godly desire leads to God blessing you
     1 Chronicles 1:11-12 (GWT)
    Psalm 21:2 (NLT) – we experience God’s blessing when we give Him our desires
    God fulfilled David’s desire because he was a man after
     
    God’s own heart – Acts 13:22 (TM)
    James 4:1 (CEV) – we have inner conflict and a lack of peace because our inner desires are at war with each other
    Bring your Desires to God and let Him make His desires your desires. – Proverbs 11:6 (NIV)
     
    Godly desires lead to our Deliverance, ungodly desires lead to Bondage.
    You have to choose.
  • Jul 31, 2016July 31, 2016: The Story of Let’s Make a Deal
    Jul 31, 2016
    July 31, 2016: The Story of Let’s Make a Deal
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    The Story of Let’s Make a Deal Many people are looking for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Matthew 13:44-46 (ESV) What Jesus said not what we heard. First Story: Treasure Hidden in a Field
    The Man: Jesus
     
    The Field: The World
    The Treasure: Our Salvation
     
    Salvation is from God – Psalm 51:12 (NIV)
    Salvation is totally by grace – Philippians 2:8-9 (NLT)
    Salvation is eternal – John 10:29-30 (CEB)
    Second Story: Valuable Pearl
    The Merchant: Humanity looking for Something
     The Pearl: Jesus
     
    Hebrews 12:2 (NKJV)
    Matthew 16:26 (NLT)
     
    Jesus gave all for us because He loves us.
    That means that when we accept the gift it should led us to Worship Him only and Serve Him only.
    Matthew 4:10 (GWT)
    Matthew 6:24 (CEB) 
    True worship and service is becoming living sacrifices – Romans 12:1 (CEV) Jesus wants to transform You.
    Jesus gave all because He wants you.
    You need Jesus.
  • Jul 24, 2016July 24, 2016: Story of Being a Good Neighbor
    Jul 24, 2016
    July 24, 2016: Story of Being a Good Neighbor
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    Story of Being a Good Neighbor
    Who is my neighbor?
    Jesus tells a story of how we are to relate to other people.
    Luke 10:25-37
    What Jesus Really Said 
    The priest and Levite Didn’t help the man.
    The Samaritan Did help the man.
    Relating to My Neighbor Robbers: Story of Being a Good Neighbor Who is my neighbor? Jesus tells a story of how we are to relate to other people. Luke 10:25-37 What Jesus Really Said The priest and Levite Didn’t help the man. The Samaritan Did help the man. Relating to My Neighbor
    Robbers: Object to Exploit
    Exodus 20:15 (NKJV)
    Zechariah 7:9-10 (NET)
    Mark 12:31 (ESV): Love your neighbor as yourself don’t exploit them
     
    Priest: Object to Avoid
    Mark 10:46-48 (CEB)
    Luke 19:5 (NLT)
    Mark 2:17 (NLT)
     
    Levite: Object of Curiosity
    Acts 16:16-18 (ESV)
    Mark 12:31: Love your neighbor as yourself not make them feel like a freak
     
    Samaritan: A Person in Need
    Leviticus 19:8 (CEV)
     
    Application:
    The first three saw the man as an object not a person.
    God has called His people to be servants to people.
    As servants of God we don’t choose who to serve, He does.
    Revelation 7:9 (NIV)
    Matthew 25:31-46
     
    My Responsibility to My Neighbor
    Love them
    Pray for them
    Help them
    Show them Jesus
     
    God loves you, He doesn’t see you as:
    An Object
    A Freak
    Nothing
    Psalm 17:8 (NIV):  Apple of God’s Eye  
  • Jul 17, 2016July 17, 2017: The Story of How Faith is to be Used
    Jul 17, 2016
    July 17, 2017: The Story of How Faith is to be Used
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    The Story of How Faith Is to Be Used
    Ephesians 2:8-10 (GNT)
    James 2:18 (Amp)
     
    Cannot be saved by works!
    God will not love you more because of what you do or don’t do!
    Good works do come out of our love for Jesus and our faith in Him. 
    Matthew 25:14-30 (ESV)
     
    Differences Between the Fractured and Real Parables
    ● The difference in the amounts given to each servant wasn’t based on how the master felt about the servants
    ● The second servant didn’t waste the money, faith not the amount was the issue
    ● The master didn’t say good job to the third servant
    ● The master was not pleased with all his servants
    Three Spiritual Truths About Faith
    Spiritual Truth #1: Faith Brings Purpose
    Romans 4:20 (CEB)
    Colossians 1:16 (TM)
     
    Spiritual Truth #2: Faith Does Not Mean We All Have the Same Responsibilities
    Ephesians 4:7 (ESV)
     
    Spiritual Truth #3: Faith Doesn’t Affect How God Views You
    1 John 4:16 (NLT)
    Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)
    Hebrews 11:6 (NET)
    This parable is about what we do with the gift of faith we have been given. Who is your faith in?
  • Jul 10, 2016July 10, 2016: True Freedom
    Jul 10, 2016
    July 10, 2016: True Freedom
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                                                                             True Freedom
     
     
    John 1:14 and 17 (NIV) – Jesus is full of truth.
     
    We have been given all we need to know and live out truth.
    John 14:6 (ESV)
    John 16:13 (NLT)
    John 17:17 (ESV)
    Colossians 1:5 (NIV)
     
    Why is it so important to know the truth?
    John 8:31-32 (CEB)
    John 8:36 (NKJV)
     
    What We Are Freed from Through the Truth That Is Jesus.
     
    #1: Condemnation – Romans 8:1 (NLT) 1 John 2:1 (ESV)
     
    #2: Sin – Romans 6:18 (GWT)
     
    #3: Death – Romans 8:2 (GNT)
     
    #4: Corruption – Romans 8:20-21 (ESV) Matthew 12:8
     
    #5: Judgment – Romans 5:16 (ESV)
     
    John 8:44 (NIV) – Satan is a liar and the father of lies.
    Living based on a lie leads to death.Jesus is truth.
    Living based on the truth leads to life.
     
    Deuteronomy 30:15 (NIV) – You choose!
  • Jul 3, 2016July 3, 2016: If My People Pray
    Jul 3, 2016
    July 3, 2016: If My People Pray
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    If My People Pray?

    2 Chronicles 7:14 (ESV) If – This word indicates that there is a choice to be made. Principles Of Experiencing God in Our Lives
    #1: My People Called By My Name
    We belong to God 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 (GWT)
     
    #2: Will Humble Themselves
    1 Peter 5:6-7 (GNT)
    James 4:6 (NLT)
    Yield
    Submit
    Surrender
     
    #3: Pray
    1 Thessalonians 5:17 (NKJV)
    Constant Connection
    Constant Communication
    Seeing God as Father
     
    #4: Seek My Face
    Hebrews 11:6 (NLT)
    We are to seek God’s Presence
     
    #5: Turn From Their Wicked Ways
    Acts 3:19-20 (ESV)
    Sins Blotted Out
    Times of Refreshing
    New Experience with Jesus
     
    God Will:
    Hear from Heaven
    Forgive Their Sin
    Heal Their Land
    If- You choose
    All Choices Lead to results
    God Wants to Forgive and Heal
     
    What Do You Want for Yourself and Our Nation?
  • Jun 26, 2016June 26, 2016
    Jun 26, 2016
    June 26, 2016
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    Who Am I? Learning Who I Am and Who God Is.  Deuteronomy 7:7-9 (CEB)  Who We Were Before Jesus: Ephesians 2:3 (GWT) 
    We were Sinners.
    Romans 3:23 (ESV)                                                                                                    
    Romans 6:23 (NIV) 
     
    We were Lost.
    Luke 19:10 (TM) 
     
    We were Separated.
    Colossians 1:21 (NLT) 
     
    We were Enemies.
    Colossians 1:21 (NLT) 
    Who Jesus Is: Matthew 16:16 (ESV) 
    Jesus is The Word Made Flesh.
    John 1:1 (Amp) 
     
    Jesus is The Well Pleased by the Father.
    Matthew 17:5 (ESV) 
     
    Jesus is The Way, The Truth, The Life.
    John 14:6 (NKJV) 
     
    Jesus is the Necessity.
    Luke 10:41-42 (CEB) 
     
    Jesus is The Infinite Treasure.
    Matthew 6:19-20 (CEV) 
     
    Jesus is The Answer.
    Colossians 3:3-4 (CEV) 
     
    Jesus is The Lamb of God.
    1 Peter 1:18-19 (NLT) 
    Who We Are After Surrendering Our Lives to Jesus: Ephesians 1:3-8 (ESV)                                                                                                             
    Blessed                                                                                                                        Chosen                                                                                                                      Adopted                                                                                                                 Accepted                                                                                                              
    Redeemed                                                                        
    Forgiven  
    Where you have been, where you were is not the issue. It is where you are right now in your relationship with Jesus that is the issue.