Month: February 2019

Beyond Broken to Useful – pt 2

February 24, 2019 I Corinthians 2:1-5 God uses flawed and broken people. Usability factors: God uses people with a testimony – not superior speaking. God uses people who know nothing but Christ. God uses people who display desperate dependence in weakness and fear. Challenge: Am I ready to be used by God?

Beyond Broken to Useful – pt 1

February 17, 2019 I Corinthians 1:26 – 2:5 God chooses and uses flawed and broken people. Recycling Process: God selects discarded people to display His glory. God works through personal weakness to display His power. Challenge: Am I ready to be used by God?

Beyond Broken: Gospel-Centered Living

February 10, 2019 I Corinthians 1:18 The word of the cross is the power of God for being saved. Power Strokes: The gospel unleashes the power of God. The gospel reveals the wisdom of God. The gospel starts the work of God. Challenge: Determine truth by God’s Word not audience response. Depend upon the message …

CommUnity When it’s Really Hard

February 3, 2019 I Corinthians 1:10-17 A united church is built, not found. Foundation blocks for a united church in a broken world: Loving carefrontation not negligent tolerance The shared life of Jesus not a personality focus The power of the gospel not empty human opinion Challenge: Unify by removing…