Category Archives: 20/20 Vision

A Vision of Gratitude

November 18, 2018 Acts 2:37-47 Giving thanks with joy is contagious! Prompts: It starts with the gospel of sharing life in Christ. It grows in sharing with one another. It requires awe in pursuit of God’s glory. Vision Challenge: What’s your vision of SSEFC in 2020? What’s your part? Sermon Notes 11182018    

The Confidence to Go for It!

November 11, 2018 Matthew 16:18 in context What’s it look like to go for it in taking the next steps of faith in following Jesus? Jesus vision for His church is… broken people mobilized in His unstoppable mission! Trust builders: Jesus is building. Jesus is building with broken people. Jesus is building a missional community. …

The Next Steps in Following Jesus

October 28, 2018 Our mission is to be and make disciples. Life-transforming Truths: Jesus’ fundamental call to every person is: “Follow Me!” Following Jesus includes being made new by Him. Following Jesus leads us to serving with Him on mission. Challenge: What’s your next step on the path of following Jesus? Sermon Notes 10282018  

When the Community Shares

October 21, 2018   When the Community Shares Healthy community functions like a healthy body! Diversity fosters functional unity Interdependence precludes arrogant independence Visibility obscures mutual necessity Challenge:  Overcome the 4 “c’s” – Conflict, Comparison, Competition, Callousness Pastor Mike Neely Sermon Notes 10212018  

The Value of Community

October 14, 2018   The World Needs More Loving Armpits I Corinthians 12:12-31, Romans 12:4-5 Question: Why don’t more people come to church? The Church has a PR Problem: Personal Relationships Then what’s the disconnect? it’s us Community can only happen when… Sermon Notes 10142018 By Jeramy Chapman  

Why the Gospel MUST Remain Central to our Vision

October 7, 2018 The Gospel focuses our vision on the glory of God and the joy of all people! The gospel is the power of God to us who are being saved. A gospel focus unites us in one body in Christ. The gospel frees us to invest our lives in others. The gospel fills …

The Path to Sharing Life

September 30, 2018 Follow Me! – Jesus, John 12:23-28 The path to Life always leads to the cross! Footprints: Sharing Life is all about the glory of God. Losing “my life” is not optional in following Jesus. Sharing Life is the way to keep it eternally. Challenge: What will I lose now to keep eternally? …

A Conversation on Families

September 23, 2018   Smart Phone Family Ministry Proverbs 22:6, Proverbs 29:18 Three types of parenting Parenting by Default Trial-and-error Parenting Revolutionary Parenting Resistance: Time Education Priorities Sermon Notes 09232018 By Jeramy Chapman  

20/20 Vision – The Heart to Share Life

September 16, 2018   Getting Our Vision Focused Our Vision is to impart the gospel and our very lives in life-sharing community. Family Relationships Apply:  Am I growing on-purpose relationships or am I a consumer of relationships? Genuine Love Apply:  Is my affection for curb appeal or…                  …