Introduction: Before we get to far into todays message lets first start with the definition of what disciple and/or discipleship means. Define - Disciple is one who accepts and assists in spreading the doctrines of another. Disciple fundamentally can mean - “a follower, or someone who is a learner” A…
Against the Current
Pastor Jon Boyd • Compass Church Richmond • Sermon • • 33 views • 39:56
Spawning salmon deny themselves rest - they fight against the current because their next generation depends on their fortitude. First responders deny their innate self-preservation instinct as they fight against the current of fleeing civilians towards disaster. Michael sows a seed in a young man which bears fruit ten years later as the young man has become a youth pastor. Jon embarrasses his kids as he recounts how he was divinely inspired to pursue Rose. Does she fight against the current? You'll have to listen and find out.
The Demands of Christ
Chris Brewster • The Well Church OKC • Sermon • • 18 views • 1:05:16
The commands of Christ were not intended to simply be an exercise in spiritual consideration. Nor were they to be considered best by scholars, professors and religious leaders. These directives were, and are, meant for the everyday believer (all of us,) in everyday situations (all of ours.)
I). CHANGE OUR THINKING. a). Humility of Mind.b). Humble ourselves under others. c). Humble ourselves to put others interest above ours. II). CHRIST LIVED THAT WAY AND WAS REWARDED. a). Have this attitude in you like Christ did. Think Like Christ. b). He was Rewarded for His obedience. c). Blessing Lie on the Others side of Obedience. III). THE ENCOURAGEMENT IS TO OBEY. a). Obey is the encouragement but Obey what? b). Continue to Grow in teh are of: Humility, Emptying yourself of self, Serving others. a). Serve othere with Our Minds. b). Serve Others with Our Hearts. c). Serve Others with your Hands. IV). CONCLUSION: WHAT IS GOD TRYING TO TELL YOU THIS MORNING?