Month: April 2018

Pearls, Pigs, and Pitbulls

April 29, 2018 Matthew 7:6 A lack of judgment will destroy you and defile God’s work! Investigative questions with Jesus’ answers from the text: Does following Jesus require us to drop all judgment? Who are the dogs and pigs referred to in this passage? What sort of people are we to judge as dangerous and …

Guidance for a Dangerous Virtue

April 22, 2018   Matthew 7:1-5 Judgment must be carefully guided. Guiding Precedents: I am not the judge – God is. Judgment applies both directions. Judgment follows compliance. Judgement requires care. Challenge: Opening my eyes to a critical spirit! Sermon Notes 04222018  

Get Real About Kingdom Priorities

April 15, 2018   Matthew 6:33 and Assorted Passages Join God’s kingdom work now. Live out kingdom citizenship consistently. Serve the King! Challenge: Whoso chooses me, must give and hazard all he has! Sermon Notes 04152018 Dguide – Material Bondage  

Get Real about Material Bondage

April 8, 2018   Matthew 6:24ff. We are slaves of whom and what we serve. Chain Links: Compulsive obsession with life’s trivialities. Continued worry about future needs. Coveting replaces contentment. Character assassination of God. Challenge: Cut the chain! Sermon Notes 04082018 Quote Sources 04082018  

He Makes All Things New

April 1, 2018 Resurrection Celebration – He Makes all Things New Revelation 21:5 Challenge:  By the grace of God, I am what I am I Corinthians 15:10