Jun 28, 2015
Living and Dying with the Choice You Make
Deuteronomy 30:11-17
 
I. There are constructive choices and destructive choices.
a. Some will choose life
1. live
2. increase
3. be blessed

 

b. Some will choose death
1. turn away
2. rebel
3. disobey

II. You live with your choices.
a. Right choices= prosperity
Galatians 6:7

b. Wrong choices= suffering or damage
Genesis 2:16-17, 3:17-19

III. God’s will is that you choose life.
a. Available; leads to eternal union with God
b.  Worthwhile; results in a purposeful life.
c. Other option is death; eternal separation from God

IV.  What will you choose?
Life and Prosperity OR Death and Destruction

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  • Jun 28, 2015Living and Dying with the Choice You Make
    Jun 28, 2015
    Living and Dying with the Choice You Make
    Deuteronomy 30:11-17
     
    I. There are constructive choices and destructive choices.
    a. Some will choose life
    1. live
    2. increase
    3. be blessed

     

    b. Some will choose death
    1. turn away
    2. rebel
    3. disobey

    II. You live with your choices.
    a. Right choices= prosperity
    Galatians 6:7

    b. Wrong choices= suffering or damage
    Genesis 2:16-17, 3:17-19

    III. God’s will is that you choose life.
    a. Available; leads to eternal union with God
    b.  Worthwhile; results in a purposeful life.
    c. Other option is death; eternal separation from God

    IV.  What will you choose?
    Life and Prosperity OR Death and Destruction

  • Jun 21, 2015Spiritual Warfare, part 2
    Jun 21, 2015
    Spiritual Warfare, part 2
    Ephesians 6:10-18
     
    I. Our strength in this fight  (v. 10)
         a. The source of our strength
         b. The scope of our strength
     
    II. Our equipment in this fight  (v. 11, 13-18)
         a. Equipment designed to defend
         b. Equipment designed to defeat
     
    III. Challenge
  • Jun 7, 2015Spiritual Warfare
    Jun 7, 2015
    Spiritual Warfare
    Ephesians 6:10-18

     

    I. Our enemy’s name; vs. 11
    1 Peter 5:8
    Revelation 9:11
    Revelation 12:9

    II. Our enemy’s nature; vs. 11
    John 8:44
    John 10:10
    1 John 5:19

    III. Our enemy’s tactics; vs. 12
    2 Corinthians 2:11
    2 Corinthians 11:14
    Revelation 12:10

    IV. Challenge

  • May 31, 2015Pattern Of Change
    May 31, 2015
    Pattern Of Change
    Series: general
    Romans 12:1-2
     
    CONFORM - conform to, fashion (one’s) self according to; to conform or fashion one’s self, one’s mind, one’s character to another’s pattern

     

    1. Change your mindset.
    a. about your body (v. 1)
    b. about the world (v. 2)

    2. Change your thinking.
    a. build according to His pattern
        (1) with Sound words (2 Tim 1:13)
        (2) with a  Heavenly reality (Acts 7:44-50, Hebrews 8:5-6)

    3. Change your behavior
    a. Get rid of Excuses
    b. Distractions
    c. Discouragement

  • May 24, 2015What the World Needs- Authentic Christian Living (part 2)
    May 24, 2015
    What the World Needs- Authentic Christian Living (part 2)
    Romans 12:1-18
     
    I. Religious living
    II. Righteous living
    III. Authentic Christian Living
    IV. Challenge
  • May 17, 2015What the World Needs- Authentic Christian Living (part 1)
    May 17, 2015
    What the World Needs- Authentic Christian Living (part 1)
    Romans 12:1-18
     
    I. Religious living
    II. Righteous living
    III. Authentic Christian Living
    IV. Challenge
     
     
  • May 10, 2015What the World Needs- A Loving Church
    May 10, 2015
    What the World Needs- A Loving Church
    1 John 4:7-21
     
    I. Mom's a great example of love.
    II. What is church?
    III. Love defines church
    IV. Challenge
  • May 3, 2015What the Church Needs- A Relevant Church
    May 3, 2015
    What the Church Needs- A Relevant Church
    Acts 2:42-47
    1 Corinthians 9:19-27
  • Apr 26, 2015What Have You Done with Jesus?
    Apr 26, 2015
    What Have You Done with Jesus?
    Series: general
    Building the Church, Impacting the World!
    John 20:11-23, Acts 1:4-9, 1 Thessalonians 5:11-23
     
     * In this sermon I misquoted a verse on point #4, saying Psalm 28:13 says...the correct verse is  Proverbs 28:13.
     
     
    1. Build confidence in leadership and other believers. (1 Thessalonians 5:11-13)
     
     
    I. Other believers
    a. Comfort others. (to give strength and hope to)
    b. Edify others (instruct especially to encourage spiritual improvement)
    c. Be at peace with one another (freedom from quarrels and disagreements)

     

    II. Leadership
    a. Recognize (show appreciation and value the authority of) those who labor over you in the Lord
    and admonish (counsel) you
    b. Esteem (respect) them highly in love for their work’s sake.
     
     
    2. Build confidence in ministry. (1 Thessalonians 5:14-15)
    a. Warn others about inappropriate behavior
    b. Comfort those deficient in courage. (provide relief and encouragement; console)
    c. Uphold the weak. (prevent from falling)
    d. Be patient with all. (endure pain, difficulty, provocation, or annoyance with calmness)
    e. Don’t render (pay) evil for evil, but always pursue what is good for everyone.
     
     
    3. Remain devoted. (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18)
    a. Rejoice always.
    b. Pray without ceasing.
    c. Give thanks in everything.
     
     

    4. Live a life in righteousness. (1 Thessalonians 5:19-23)
    Proverbs 28:13 says, "He who conceals his transgressions will not prosper,
    But he who confesses and forsakes [them] will find compassion.

    a. Don’t quench the Spirit. (don’t resist His influence; don’t say “no” to God)
    b. Don’t despise the prophecies. (don’t look down on with contempt…that it is worthless)
    c. Test all things! (use the Bible to critically evaluate; to determine the truth)
    d. Hold fast to what is good. (stick firmly to what is good)
    e. Abstain from every form of evil. (don’t engage in evil)
    f. Pray the God of Peace sanctify you (set apart; to purify; make holy)

  • Apr 19, 2015Faith; It’s What Leads Us To Action
    Apr 19, 2015
    Faith; It’s What Leads Us To Action
    Series: FAITH
    Hebrews 12:1-2
     
    I. Faith demonstrates our heart
         a. Faith without action is ineffective
         b. Faith in action can be seen
     
    II. Faith demonstrated the gifts of the Spirit
         a. Faith leads us to discover them
         b. Faith leads us to exercise them
     
    III. Faith demonstrates our acts of service
         a. Faith is reflected in all we do
         b. Faith is an attitude displayed in action
     
    IV. Faith demonstrates us on mission
         a. Faith leads us to witness
         b. Faith leads us to disciples
     
    V. Challenge