Over 70% of church attending teenagers…teenagers who regularly attend church when they are in their parents homes…over 70%…walk away from Christianity within a few years of leaving their parents home…this number has risen over the last few years alone. Which means less than three out of 10 church attending…
Gospel Shaped Outreach
This sermon is part of the Gospel Shaped Church Curriculum created by the Gospel Coalition. Information about it can be found at http://gsc.thegospelcoalition.org or www.gospelshapedchurch.org -------------------------------
Welcome Prayer So before we dive into our text today, I think it would be helpful to LOOK back a bit at where we’ve been... SO THAT we might see more clearly where we are heading... As you know, if you’ve been with us, as we’ve made our way through this book of Ecclesiastes... ..we have been consistently…
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?
The Generous Life
Good Morning, we are in a series on “The Generous life,: and we have been talking about a flow of Generosity… That there is inputs and outputs of Generosity.... The funnel of Generosity begins with the God’s gifts or grace towards us… A key passage is found in James chapter One.. 17 Every good gift and…