Message from guest speaker: Rev. Lori Jo Schepers Passage: 2 Corinthians 5:16-20
Week 3 Text: Hebrews 10:24–25 Topic: Relationships, Online Friends, Service, Community, Engagement Big Idea of the Message: Our online friendships should never outweigh our physical community. Application Point: Be accountable to physical, in-person relationships.
Text: 1 Peter 3:15–17 Topic: Evangelism, Online Faith, Fear, Testimony Big Idea of the Message: Social media can sometimes fuel our fear of others. Application Point: Be faithful in evangelizing outside of the internet.
Text: Matthew 12:36 Topic: Common Bad Practices Online, Self-Control, Quick to Respond, Attention Seeking Big Idea of the Message: We must think before we post, in order to preserve a good witness. Application Point: Be diligent to use self-control when communicating online.
Text: Hebrews 12:5-11 Topic: Discipline, Training Big Idea of the Message: God is the best model for parenting, and He disciplines us for our good and His glory. Likewise, we must offer grace-filled discipline to our children, even though it isn’t pleasant at the time.
Text: Genesis 18:17-19; Acts 3:24-26 Topic: Covenant, Family Big Idea of the Message: Just as God used Abraham’s family as a display of His covenantal love, He can use our families to help others come to know Him.
Happy Resurrection Sunday! This message focuses on what the resurrection means for us today, and the hope it brings for everyone who believes. The grave is defeated!
Message taken from: 2 Timothy 3:10-17
========== The Fear of Change When we live in fear, we are often scared of helping others. Fear makes the church an inward-focused house rather than an outward-focused sanctuary. We can become dim, dark, and closed off, the opposite of what the church should be. We will discuss the purpose of the church, overcoming the […]
Text: John 3:16–21 Topic: The Purpose of the Church, Selfishness, Fear Big Idea of the Message: Jesus came into a dark world in order to save it. Application Point: We can overcome fear when we set our hearts on God’s purposes and unfailing love.