Sermon Notes

October 10th

Who's Your One?

What is our role in bringing people to Christ as Savior & Lord - Luke 5:17-26

The men:

  1. Had a mission (v 18) Our mission is to tell others about Jesus.
  2. Had a eager expectation.  If I do _____, this will happen.
  3. Encountered an obstacle. (v 19) We can't let obstacles get in the way.
  4. Got more than they bargained for. (v 20, 24) They were expecting healing, but he was healed and saved.

Is a person following the Great Fisherman if they aren't fishing? 

It's time to cast your net!  

Who's your one?

October 3rd

Who's Your One?

Matthew 4:18-22

  1. Jesus doesn't necessarily choose the best.  He chooses the willing. (v 18)
  2. We didn't choose Him.  He chose us. (v 19) Ephesians 1:4, John 3:16 Who does He choose?  Everyone, but not everyone will choose Him.
  3. Our primary calling is to be with Him. 
  4. To follow Him, we have to leave all.  (v 20, 22)  Our relationship with Jesus needs to be the most important relationship.
  5. He commands us to lead others to Christ (spiritual reproduce). John 15:8, Matthew 28:19-20

September 26th

Principles of Godly Giving

The Benefits of Giving Back to God - 2 Corinthians 9:6-16

  1. The greater the gift given, the greater the reward returned. (v 6)
  2. God loves those who give cheerfully (v 7)
  3. God is able to give you sufficient in all things, abundance for good works. (v 8-11)
  4. God is able to use you to make a real difference in our world. (v 12-13)

3 Ways for you to give to God.

  1. Time
  2. Talents
  3. Money