Sermon for Sunday August 28, 2011

Family Survivor Series (part 7)

August 28, 2011
2 Timothy 1:3-7

 

Truth #1

An effective mother ____________ ______ ________.

 

Truth #2

An effective mother provides for the ________________ needs of her family.

Truth #3

An effective mother provides for the ________________ needs of her family.

Truth #4

An effective mother provides for the ________________ __ needs of her family.

 

For the son(s)

1.    A mother shapes her son’s ____________.

2.    A mother shapes how her son relates to ______ _______________ _______.

 

For the daughter(s)

1.    A mother shapes her daughter’s ____________.

2.    A mother shapes her daughter’s ____________________.

 

 

Which of these truths provides the greatest challenge for you?

 

What is one thing you could do to meet that challenge?

 

Sermon for Sunday August 21, 2011

Family Survivor Series (part 6)

August 21, 2011
Deuteronomy 6:1-9


Truth #1

Fathers are commanded to ________ ______ ________.

 

Truth #2

Fathers are responsible to provide _________________ __________________ for their families.

 

Truth #3

Fathers are responsible to provide for the _____________ __________ of their families.

 

Truth #4

Fathers are responsible to provide for the ________________ __________ of their families.

 

For the son(s)

1.    A father shapes his son’s ___________.

2.    A father shapes his son’s ____________________.

 

For the daughter(s)

1.    A father shapes his daughter’s _____________.

2.    A father shapes how his daughter relates to ______ _____________ ______. 

 

Which of these truths provides the greatest challenge for you?

 

What is one thing you could do to meet that challenge?

 

Sermon for Sunday August 14, 2011

Family Survivor Series (part 5)

August 14, 2011
Ephesians 5:21-33


3 Benefits of Marriage:

  1. Marriage provides __________________.

  1. Marriage provides __________________.

  1. Marriage provides __________________.

5 things that threaten a marriage:

  1. Difficult ____________________ threaten a marriage.

 

  1. Improper __________ of marriage threaten a marriage.

 

  1. ____________________ threatens a marriage.

 

  1. An unwillingness to ________________ through struggles threatens a marriage.

 

  1. __________________ ___________ threaten a marriage.

  • ___________________________

 

  • ___________________________

 

  • ___________________________

 

  • ___________________________

Do you agree or disagree with the benefits of marriage?

Which of the threats presents the greatest challenge in your marriage?  How will you respond to this threat?

 

Sermon for Sunday July 31st, 2011

Family Survivor Series (part 4)

July 31, 2011

Ephesians 5:21-33

Truth #1

Wives are to _____________ their husbands.

 

  1. Wives should be aware of their husband’s ________________________.

 

  1. Wives should be aware of their husband’s need to ______________.

 

  1. Wives should be aware of their husband’s desire for _______________.

 

Truth #2

Wives are to respect their husbands in a way that their husband ____________ _________________.

.

  1. A husband feels respected when his wife trusts his _______________.

 

  1. A husband feels respected when his wife trust his _______________.

 

  1. A husband feels respected when his wife ______________________ it.

If you are a wife, are you willing to respect your husband in the way the Bible describes?

 

If you are a husband, how will you respond to your wife if she respects you as the Bible describes?

 

Sermon for Sunday July 24th, 2011

Family Survivor Series (part 3)

July 24, 2011

Ephesians 5:21-33

Truth #1

Husbands are to ________ their wives as Christ loves the Church.

 

  1. Husbands are to care for their wife’s ________________ needs.

 

  1. Husbands are to care for their wife’s ________________ needs.

 

  1. Husbands are to care for their wife’s ________________ needs.

 

Truth #2

Husbands are to love in a way that their wife __________ __________.

 

  1. A wife feels loved when her husband __________ _________ for her.

 

  1. A wife feels loved when her husband _____________ to her

 

  1. A wife feels loved when her husband demonstrates ______________.

If you are a husband, are you willing to love your wife in the way the Bible describes?

 

If you are a wife, how will you respond to your husband if he loves you as the Bible describes?

 

Sermon for Sunday July 17th, 2011

Family Survivor Series (part 2)

July 17, 2011
Ephesians 5:21-33

Truth #1

Husbands and wives are to ______________ ____________ to one another.

 

Truth #2

The husband has been given the role of ______________  ___________________.

 

Truth #3

Wives are to ____________ to their husbands as unto the Lord.

 

 

Are you willing to live in mutual submission with your mate?

 

Are you willing to follow the Biblical standards for submission?

 

Sermon for Sunday July 10th, 2011

Family Survivor Series (part 1)

July 10, 2011
2 Timothy 3:14-17


Truth #1

The Word of God is our guide for marriages and families because it ______________ us.

Truth #2

The Word of God is our guide for marriages and families because it _____________ us.

Truth #3

The Word of God is our guide for marriages and families because it ________________ us.

Truth #4

The Word of God is our guide for marriages and families because it ____________ us.

 

Are you willing to submit to the authority of the Word of God in your marriage and/or family?

 

Sermon for Sunday July 3rd, 2011

The Blood of the New Covenant

July 3, 2011
Luke 22:7-20

Point #1
A covenant is a pledge or a guaranteed agreement that is based on ____________.

Point #2

The terms of Biblical covenants were confirmed with a _________________.

Point #3

The New Covenant sacrifice was offered _________ and for ______.

Point #4

The New Covenant was ratified with Jesus’ __________.

Point #5

The New Covenant is ______________________ and ______________.

 

What does the New Covenant mean to you?

 

Sermon for Sunday June 19th, 2011

A Healthy Church (part 2)

June 19, 2011
Acts 11:19-26

6 characteristics of a Healthy Church:

Characteristic #1

The gospel is taught and preached.

Characteristic #2

There are people who believe.

Characteristic #3

The people demonstrate grace.

Characteristic #4

The people are ________________ to the Lord.

 

Characteristic #5

The people are filled with the ________ ____________ and full of __________.

Characteristic #6

The people practiced ____________________.

 

Which of these characteristics is most evident at Bethany?

Which of these characteristics is most lacking at Bethany?

What is your role in fulfilling these characteristics?

 

Sermon for Sunday June 5th, 2011

A Healthy Church (Part 1)

June 5th, 2011
Acts 11:19-26

6 Characteristics of a Healthy Church

Characteristic #1
The gospel is _________ & _________.

Characteristic #2
There are people who _________.

Characteristic #3
The people demonstrate _________.

Which of these characteristics are most evident at Bethany?

What is you current role in fulfilling these characteristics?

How might that role change?

Sermon For Sunday May 15th, 2011

Gone Fishing

May 15, 2011
John 21:1-14

Observation #1

The disciples returned back to their ____________

________________.

 

Observation #2

The disciples caught a __________ catch of fish when they were _________________ to Jesus.

 

Observation #3

The disciples ___________________ Jesus and ______ with Him.

 

Life Lessons:

1.

2.

3.

 

Which of these lessons is most meaningful to you?

 

Sermon for Sunday May 1st, 2011

An Unexpected Surprise

May 1, 2011
John 20:19-23

Observation #1

The disciples were _________________ that Jesus died and was now alive.

Observation #2

The disciples were _________________ that Jesus was alive.

Observation #3

The disciples were ____________________________ to proclaim the message of Jesus.

Observation #4

The disciples were __________________ to proclaim the message of Jesus.


What is your response to Jesus?

 

Sermon for Sunday April 24th, 2011 (Easter)

Hope Beyond Hope

April 24, 2011
John 20:1-18

Truth #1

Because of Jesus, we have hope with hopeless ____________________.

Truth #2

Because of Jesus, we have hope with hopeless ____________________.

Truth #3

Because of Jesus, we have hope with hopeless ____________________.

Truth #4

Because of Jesus, we have hope with a hopeless ____________________.

 

In what way(s) does Jesus bring hope to the hopelessness in your life?