Bible Verses Used: 1 Peter 2: 5-9 Matthew 27: 51 Hebrews 10: 26 Hebrews 4: 14-16 Hebrews 13: 15-16 1 Corinthians 12: 12-27
To have the same faith and confidence David displayed in this Psalm 27 after learning to wait upon the Lord, knowing that God had his best interest at heart. Not necessarily in our timing, but in His.
To motivate the congregation to be Jesus in their areas of influence, by taking on what is morally right, no matter what the consequences are, and in so doing, have a direct impact into people’s lives for Jesus. To not be afraid of being unpopular for Jesus
To motivate and show the value of praying to God, Jesus being the example.
To relinquish idols and habits in our lives causing sin and separation from Jesus in our lives, and in so doing, allowing Jesus to work with the impossible challenges we are facing according to His perfect will and timing.
Bible Verses Used: John 14:21 Mark 12:28-31 Translation Used: NIV Questions for Reflection/Discussion: How do we understand the obedience expected in keeping the commands in John 14:21? What were the great commandments? If you were one of the disciples at this time in history, what feelings do you think you would be having/expressing? What is […]
Praying for a pure heart and a steadfast Spirit
Who do you choose to feed the most? Your sinful nature or the Holy Spirit?
Do we hold firmly to Jesus in trying times?