Love and Other Stuff – Week 2


Love and Other Stuff

2 – Do you really love me?

2/18/18 (MS)

Jesus said, “Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (John 8:32)

Lust is selfish.  Love is selfless.

“Dear friends, let us continue to love one another, for love comes from God. Anyone who loves is a child of God and knows God.  But anyone who does not love does not know God, for God is love.” (1 John 4:7-8)

“Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude. It does not demand its own way. It is not irritable, and it keeps no record of being wronged. Read the rest

Love and Other Stuff – Week 1


Love and Other Stuff

1 – So you wanna date me?

2/11/18/ (MS)

“Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (John 8:32)

“Then the Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper who is just right for him…So the Lord God caused the man to fall into a deep sleep. While the man slept, the Lord God took out one of the man’s ribs and closed up the opening. Then the Lord God made a woman from the rib, and he brought her to the man.Read the rest

Uncommon – Week 4


Uncommon
4 – Uncommon Life                                                                                                         1/28/18 (MS)

Theme verse: “The world would love you as one of its own if you belonged to it, but you are no longer part of the world. I chose you to come out of the world…” (John 15:19)

No one ever aims to be typical.

BIG IDEA: If you do what you’ve always done, you will have what you’ve always have had.

>> How to have a R.I.G.H.T. relationship with God:

Righteousness >> Pursue it.

“The Lord detests the way of the wicked, but he loves those who pursue godliness.” (Proverbs 15:9)

Intimacy >> Experience it.Read the rest

Uncommon – Week 3


Uncommon                                                                                                                                    3 – Uncommon Love                                                                                                     1/21/18 (MS)

Theme verse“The world would love you as one of its own if you belonged to it, but you are no longer part of the world. I chose you to come out of the world…” (John 15:19)

1.  Jesus stepped in to our mess.

“You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had. Though he was God, he did not think of equality with God as something to cling to.  Instead, he gave up his divine privileges; he took the humble position of a slave and was born as a human being.Read the rest

Uncommon – week 2


Uncommon                                                                                                                             2 – Uncommon Calling                                                                                                      1/14/18 (MS)

“The world would love you as one of its own if you belonged to it, but you are no longer part of the world. I chose you to come out of the world…” (John 15:19)

“This is what the Lord of Heaven’s Armies says: The people are saying, ‘The time has not yet come to rebuild the house of the Lord.’” Then the Lord sent this message through the prophet Haggai: “Why are you living in luxurious houses while my house lies in ruins?  This is what the Lord of Heaven’s Armies says: Look at what’s happening to you! Read the rest

Uncommon – Week 1


Uncommon                                                                                                                                             1-Uncommon Community                                                                                                    1/7/18 (MS)

“The world would love you as one of its own if you belonged to it, but you are no longer part of the world. I chose you to come out of the world…” (John 15:19)

Big Idea: What you let in to your spiritual life will work its way in to all of your life. 

show me your friends and I’ll show you your future.

“All the believers devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching, and to fellowship, and to sharing in meals (including the Lord’s Supper), and to prayer.

A deep sense of awe came over them all, and the apostles performed many miraculous signs and wonders. Read the rest

Pneuma – Week 5


Pneuma [The Spirit]                                                                                                                5 – The People Empowered (Fire)                                                                                       12/3/17 (MS)

Review…                                                                                                                              Week 1 icon: Wind                                                                                                                   Week 2 icon: Water                                                                                                                      Week 3 icon: Dove                                                                                                                  Week 4 icon: Dynamite

Theme verse: “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere—in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” (Acts 1:8)

Tonight’s icon: Fire

1.  Fire of the Offering

“If the animal you present as a burnt offering is from the herd, it must be a male with no defects. Bring it to the entrance of the Tabernacle so you may be accepted by the Lord. Read the rest

Pneuma – Week 4


Pneuma [The Spirit]                                                                                                               4 – The Power Unleashed (Dynamite)                                                                            11/26/17 (MS)

Theme verse:But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere—in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” (Acts 1:8)

1.     Holy Spirit power is available

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Tonight’s icon: Dynamite

“I tell you the truth, anyone who believes in me will do the same works I have done, and even greater works, because I am going to be with the Father.” (John 14:12)

“But you belong to God, my dear children.Read the rest

Pneuma – week 3


Pneuma [The Spirit]                                                                                                               3 – The Purpose Fulfilled (Dove)                                                                                  11/19/17 (MS)

 

Theme verse: But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere—in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” (Acts 1:8)

This week’s icon: Dove

“After his baptism, as Jesus came up out of the water, the heavens were opened and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and settling on him. And a voice from heaven said, “This is my dearly loved Son, who brings me great joy.” (Matthew 3:16-17)

1. Read the rest

Pneuma – Week 2


Pneuma [The Spirit]                                                                                                               2 – The Presence Encountered (Water)                                                                        11/12/17 (MS)

Theme verse:“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere—in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” (Acts 1:8)

Tonight’s icon: Water

1.  The Baptism of the Holy Spirit

“John baptized with water, but in just a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit.” (Acts 1:5)

“On the day of Pentecost all the believers were meeting together in one place. Suddenly, there was a sound from heaven like the roaring of a mighty windstorm, and it filled the house where they were sitting.Read the rest