Sermon for Sunday March 13th, 20111

Prayerful Preparation
March 13, 2011

John 17:1-19

Jesus prayed for Himself.
1. Jesus prayed to bring glory tothe Father by giving eternal life to the _________________.
2. Jesus prayed to bring glory to the Father by ________________ His ________ on earth.
3. Jesus prayed to bring glory to the Father through His __________ and _________________.

Jesus prayed His disciples.
1. Jesus prayed for the disciples bring glory to Jesus because of their ___________.
2. Jesus prayed for the disciples to be _______________ and ____________.
3. Jesus prayed for the disciples to be ________ and ________.

How are you bringing glory to Jesus?

Sermon for Sunday March 20th, 2011

Prayerful Preparation (part 2)

March 20, 2011

John 17:20-26

Jesus prayed for Himself.

Jesus prayed His disciples.

Jesus prayed for all future believers

  1. Jesus prayed for our __________.

  1. Jesus prayed for our ______________.

  1. Jesus prayed for our ________.

How are you bringing glory to Jesus?

Sermon for Sunday February 20, 2011

The Promise of Membership
February 20, 2011

Promise #1
A member affirms his/her belief that the Bible is the _____________ Word of God and the ___________ of our lives.

Promise #2
A member affirms his/her agreement with our ________, and promises to assist in fulfilling  it.

Promise #3
A member promises to live a life of __________.

Promise #4
A member affirms his/her belief that ___________ __________ is our primary purpose.

Promise #6
A member promises to _________ _________ the ministries of this church and God’s Kingdom.

Promise #7
A member promises to faithfully ________ worship services, _____________ opportunities, and _________ opportunities.

As a member, are you keeping these promises?

Sermon for Sunday February 13, 2011

Our Relationship to the World

February 13, 2011

John 15:18-16:4

Warning #1

The world _________ those who ___________ Jesus.

Warning #2

The world does not ________ God.

Warning #3

Those who follow Jesus are will ___________ ______________________.

Describe your relationship with the world?

Are you experiencing resistance for your faith?

What do these warnings mean to you?

Sermon for Sunday January 30, 2011

Impact 2011 (Part 4)

January 30, 2011

Our purpose is to ________ Christ, to ________ in Christ, and to make Christ __________.

Truth #1

To know Christ means that we have a _________________ with Him.

Truth #2

To grow in Christ means that we are being ______________ and we are growing toward spiritual ________________.

Truth #3

To make Christ know means that we are ______________ and ______________ His love and compassion.

How are you carrying out our purpose?

How are these truths evident in your lives?