All the believers were one in heart and mind.
– Acts 4:32
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.
– Acts 1:8
Taking the church beyond the walls
For I am already being poured out like a drink offering, and the time has come for my departure. I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day–and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing.
– Timothy 4:6-8
Connecting for the mission
Christians need to be fishers of men not keepers of the aquarium
– Rose Sims
Slump: to fall or decline substantially or over a prolonged period
You present a challenge to Satan’s plan. You carry something of God within you, something noble and holy, something the world needs – wisdom, kindness, mercy, skill. If Satan can neutralize you, he can mute your influence. – Max Lucado The Call of Christ The call requires focus The call requires forward motion The call…
Ephesians 4:11-16 The Reality of Growth Growth begins with desire Growth is focused on development Growth happens through discipline Growth requires great determination Why do people not experience growth? They stop listening – absorbing and accepting the truth about God They stop learning – understanding the meaning of Truth and it implications They stop obeying…
Isaiah 43:18 Our mission field is ripe, ready and more receptive than we realize! People are waiting for us to come. Tim Roehl If we knew that Jesus was coming back in the next 12 weeks, how would we live differently? Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing…