Category Archives: Mission Possible

Setting Captives Free (without blowing them away) 2 Timothy 2:23

07/02/2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/331718928″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /]   We are God’s rescue squad! WARNING:  Terminator and Little Bo Peep are not on the squad. Mission Operatives: Remember the mission objective Refuse to be drawn into unnecessary word-wars. Use the Word with gentle precision Challenge:  Who am I most like as I am on mission? …

Being Used – 2 Timothy 2:19-22

June 25, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/330426110″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] We all are being used! By whom?  You are under authority Condition of service:  Purpose:  Who uses us depends upon who owns us! Preparation: What we are used for depends upon who we are dedicated to and what we are prepared for. Pursuit:  How we’re …

Faithful or Fatal Communication

June 18, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/329003786″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] 2 Timothy 2:14-18 Warning: Beware of dangerous religious words! Do not wrangle about words. Word warriors: They destroy people with words. Word wanderers: They lead away from God’s Word. Challenge: Handle the dangerous cure with care! Sermon Notes 06182017  

Trade Life for What Can’t be Killed

June 11, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/327727940″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] 2 Timothy 2:11-13 The life that cannot be killed starts with death! Those who die with Christ will live with Him. Those remaining under submission to Christ will reign with Him. Faithless people still deal with the faithful God. Challenge: Am I trading my life …

Faithful Under Fire

June 4, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/327726460″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] 2 Timothy 2:7-10 Where do we find strength to endure when we’re under fire? Trustworthy Statements: Remember Jesus Christ, raised from the dead. The Word of God is not imprisoned. If we are faithless, God remains faithful. Challenge: Faithfully endure Sermon Notes 06042017  

A Farmer’s Philosophy of Mission

May 28, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/327725820″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] 2 Timothy 2:6 “The Hard-working Farmer” God works in, with, through us – but not for us. Means: God’s work requires us to shoulder responsibility! God’s work strives to reap a harvest! Challenge: Work hard for a multiplied harvest! Sermon Notes 05282017  

Staying on Course in Mission

May 14, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/323928571″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] If anyone competes as an athlete… II Timothy 2:5 Mission is a marathon. Course markers: There IS a finish line and a costly prize. Staying the course requires focus. Challenge: Am I staying the course or headed for a loss? Sermon Notes 05142017  

Mission Ready

May 7, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/322181913″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] II Timothy 2:1-4 My life mission is to please God! Mission Requirements: Pleasing my Lord includes personal hardship. Pleasing my Lord requires escaping entanglement. Pleasing my Lord assumes active service. Challenge: Please the one who enlisted me. Sermon Notes 05072017  

Mission Possible Recruitment

April 30, 2017   II Timothy 2:1-4 Christ’s mission calls us all in! The mission is accomplished in the strength of grace. The mission is advanced in relationships. The mission field (and mine field) is in everyday life. Challenge: Christ’s mission is “all in” or “all lost”! Sermon Notes 04302017