Category Archives: Priorities for God’s People

The Priority of THE TRUTH

January 14, 2018 Sermon Notes 01142018 The truth is a top priority for life. Necessitating Factors: We live in a world desperate for the produce of truth. Reaping the produce of truth requires accepting the source of truth. Challenge: Beware of abandoning the truth for the relativism of this age. Be confident in sharing truth …

The Priority of Loving Correction

January 7, 2018 Sermon Notes 01072018 Loving correction is essential. Community expressions of loving correction: We admonish one another. We treat one another as “beloved.” We “come alongside” one another. We provide worthy models. We remind one another. We allow consequences to check arrogant rebellion. We work for restoration not alienation. Challenge: Practice the take …

The Priority of Discipleship

December 31, 2017 Sermon Notes 12312017 Discipleship is a top priority of all God’s people. Identifying marks of a disciple A disciple is one who follows Jesus in: …in laying down his life. …in consistent obedience. …in active service. …with a passionate spiritual love. Challenge: Get on the path of discipleship, following Jesus.