Hope: We are Better Together Ephesians 4: 1-6 “Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.” The world wants to isolate us through: -Emphasis on work -Keeping us busy -Keeping us distracted (technology) Luke 10:1-9 1.(vs 1) There’s too much work to work alone. 2.(vs 3) Alone is […]
The Power of Hope Focus on Your Strengths (Gifts) 1. Important to know what your spiritual gift/gifts are. 2. Everyone has a gift. 3. It saves you from feeling inferior.
The Power of Hope Nothing is Impossible How to move into a “what God could do”: Recognize God in every situation. Quit driving in the rearview mirror. Free yourself to dream. Share it with others. Don’t replace your passion with discouragement. Grace becomes your ‘FUEL’.
The Power of Hope Lift Your Expectations Matthew 8:23-27 “The problem with churches these days isn’t the wrong faith but that faith fails to produce hope.” What is Hope? “Attitude preceding from the confidence that God is going to come through for me.” “Fear shrinks our expectations of what God can do.” Lift Expectations: […]
Hope Begin by Refueling What does it mean to hope? 1. Hope is the attitude proceeding from faith. Daniel I 2. Just faith is not enough. 1st Step Refueling…..invest in how your growth is going with God. Mark 1:35 If Jesus had to get away & refuel, how much more do we […]
The Same Day Luke 24:1-27 Consider this…. Have I underestimated the Grace of God? 1. You don’t have to be going the right way for Jesus to find you! 2. You don’t have to be at a big event to find Jesus! 3. God is active […]
The triumphal entry into Jerusalem was all about worshipping Jesus for who He is NOT what He has done. The “PAPA” method of worship and prayer. So before you worship or pray think PAPA. The P is Present yourself to God how you really are… Happy, Sad, Angry… The A is Attend to your thinking […]
The Parent Trap The Discipline Factor Discipline: Teaching obedience to God and His word through consistent action. Hebrews 12: 4-11 Hebrews 12:5: Discipline & Rebuke Purpose of Discipline? Detour destruction Means of Discipline? Action & words
The Parent Trap Raising Successful Kids Eph 6:4 1. Clear cut objectives 1 Cor 4:14 2. Practice what you preach. Would I like my kids to act like me? 3. Build a relationship with your child/children. John 15: 14-15 4. Repair & maintain 2 Cor 6:14 a. Unconditional love […]
The Parent Trap Obedience Ephesians 6:1 Relationship w/Child Relationship w/God Relationship w/Others How do we get there? What do we want them to become? Where are they now? How can I help them take the next step?
Raising Positive Kids Proverbs 3:5-6 Proverbs 13:20 Need to focus on Relationships Relationship with Child Relationship with God Relationship with Others Kids> Parents Kids> God Kids> Other People
321 God…. Make a Difference What is simple & ordinary in my hand is sensational in God’s hand. Always be ready to go back to being a stick. When God uses your stick, He is to get the glory. We find our stick when wandering in the desert. Aaron threw down his stick and it […]
The Greatest Story-4 Are You Like Mary? Luke 2:26-38 No Matter Who You Are God Can Use You No Matter What Problems You Face the Lord Is With You No Matter What He Promises the Lord Can Do It