The Demands of Christ
Chris Brewster • The Well Church OKC • Sermon • • 52 views • 1:05:38
As people, it is apparent that we are remarkably bad at choosing people for the best reasons. We are predictably drawn to what we see, to the outward appearance. This is often the natural inception of our understanding of others, and this is not always a bad thing. However, we have to move to a much more accurate assessment of someone by viewing who they are in the inside. When we miss this, we end up with all kinds of trouble. We elect, hire, marry, reward attractive people, or people who perform well, but miss the much more important beauty of so many who may not have the appearance of others. In the same way, we have learned to have the outside of our cups clean and decorated in specific ways in order to be accepted.
Introduction Good morning and welcome to Dishman Baptist Church. It is a privilege to be with you this morning and to open the Word of God with you. What is the most significant event that you have ever been a part of? Not simply a significant event to you alone - but one of national importance? I think…