All of us have a world view, a particular way of looking at life and living life. I. God Calls Us to a Life of Consecration (12:1) Consecration is an act of setting apart, or dedicating, something or someone for God’s use. How do we consecrate ourselves, by making and keeping our commitments. 1. A Spiritual Commitment “By the mercies of God” 2. A Volitional Commitment “I beseech you” 3. A Total Commitment “Present your bodies, a living sacrifice.” 4.…
Revelation 22 NIV WHY? 1. Worldly lies 2. Our Hope 3. Investing in Eternity Heaven Defined: REDEEMED place for a REDEEMED people with their REDEEMER. 1. Heaven is a real place. 2. Heaven is about “who” not “what.” 3. Heaven will be profoundly incredible.
1) The Reality of the Resurrection in Your Life. I Corinthians 15 2) The Resurrection is the GOSPEL “He rose again the third day according to the scriptures 3) The Resurrection is CREDIBLE “He was seen” 4) The Resurrection is LIFE CREATING POWER. “In Christ all will be made alive” 5) Experiencing Resurrection power happens through… Die to your self Trust Jesus in you to impact others Look for His return Serve like you believe He is risen
Matthew 28:19-20 (NIV) Hebrews 5:12 (NIV) Romans 15:14 (NIV) 1. What do I already know? 2. What do I need to know? 3. What do I do with what I know? 4. With whom should I share what I know? 1 John 1:9 (NIV) 1 John 5:13 (NIV)
Mark 5:25-34 1. Circumstances ________________________ we cannot _________________ our lives ______________________ or ________________________. 2. Jesus is always… 3. Salvation depends on the ________________________ of our _________________ and not the _________________ of our ________________________.
Genesis 2:18 (NIV) The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.” Hebrews 10:24-25 (NIV) And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching. 5 People You Can Encourage in Their Faith:
1 Timothy 4:7b (NIV) Train yourself to be godly. Phillippians 1:6 (NIV) …being confident of this, that He who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. 1 Timothy 4:7-8 (NIV) 3 Areas of Everyday Life: The Ungodly “Godless myths and old wives’ tales” Reject it _________________________ The Amoral “Physical training is of some value” Use it _________________________ The Godly “Train yourself to be godly” Pursue…