John 3:1-21; John 7:45-52; John 19:39, Story of Hattie, Hindu davisha , Psalm 103 ( revisited from Sondy's testimony), Numbers 21:4-9, 5 observations: 1. A radical spiritual reorientation 2 Being born again is not our work. It is God's work in us. 3 Being born again is a very personal encounter. 4 Being born again is an experience over which we have no control. 5 Jesus came not as a sign
Psalm 63, Philippians 1:21; Hebrews 3:12-13, Lent, The Hypothesis: If we dedicate an hour a day to doing business with God, our lives will be better. We will be more in sync. Our relationships will improve. We will, in fact, over time become better people.
Matthew 22:37-40, I am not healthily relating to God if I am not worshipping HIM gladly., John 4:19-24; Isaiah 29:13; Matthew 15:8-9, Worsip fully engages both our heart and our head., When people experience God for who He is that experience drives them to confession; moti, Isaiah 6; Exodus 15, How do we worship HIM? ( Romans 6), Where does this worship come from and how does this happen (Revelation 5 and Jonah)
2 Peter 1:16-21, Defend the Bible, What the Bible is to us, How to use the Bible, Documentary hypothesis, 1 Corinthians 15:3-7, Bible is our standard and inspiration: Story of the inch, Bible provides: personal growth and growth in doing good (2Timothy 3:16), Bible provides guidance. Psalm 119:105, Bible helps us avoid mistakes and sin. Psalm 119:111, Bible helps me live a successful life. Joshua 1:8
Four ways to behave: set your hope on grace..., be holy..., love one another..., long for the.., 1 Corinthians 6:12-20, We need the right goal and the right motivation for managing our bodies well., The body is for the Lord and the Lord is for the body.., Nine common factors people have who lived to be 100 plus.., Our GOAL is to honor God with our bodies., Our MOTIVATION is for the Lord. Our body is a critical part of how things are and how they are suppose to be.., Flee all kinds of body sins.
2 Corinthians 9:6-15; 1 Timothy 6:9; 1 Timothy 6:18-19; Malachi 3:8, Ananis and Sapphira (Acts 5:1-11), HAPPILY GIVE what you have DECIDED to give, Five truths from this passage:, 1 We should MAKE A DECISION about giving. 2 Our attitude in giving should be JOY. 3 You cannot OUTPACE GOD in your desire to give. 4 Our giving will be BLESSED by God. 5 Our giving RESULTS in a riot of PRAISE and BLESSING and GROWTH., Take the NEXT STEP in managing YOUR FINANCES well., Take the NEXT STEP in GENEROSITY.
Ephesians 5:15-17; Ephesians 5:8-14; Ephesians 2:10; 1Corinthians 13:12;, Be careful HOW you live/walk and manage time., Because the days are evil and without managing our time we cannot live like Jesus lived, 5 practical helps, Focus for 2017