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Sermon for Sunday July 26, 2009

John the Baptist
July 26, 2009

John 1:17-28

Who John was not:

Fact #1
John was not ______ ______________.

Fact #2
John was not ____________.

Fact #3
John was not ______ _______________.

Who John was:

Fact #4
John was a ________ with a message.

Fact #5
John was _______________ with water.

Fact #6
John was a ________________ of Jesus.

Life lessons from John the Baptist:

1.

2.

3.

Sermon for Sunday July 19th, 2009

John – The Incarnation
July 19, 2009

John 1:4-18

Truth #1
Jesus is the _________ of God.

Truth #2
Jesus was ________________ by many people.

Truth #3
Jesus is _______________ by those who believe.

Truth #4
Jesus became a ________ being.

Truth #5
Jesus reveals the ___________ of God.

Who is Jesus to you?

How is the light shining in your life?

Introduction to John

Introduction to John

July 12, 2009

Background of the Book:

1. The _______________ John is usually credited with the authorship of the fourth Gospel.

2. John often refers to himself as the disciple whom Jesus __________.

3. John is identified as the ________ of Zebedee and the _____________ of James.

4.      John played an instrumental role in the __________ ____________.

5.      John’s gospel _____________ from the first three gospel accounts.

6.      John recorded __________ miracles that were not recorded by the synoptic gospel writers.

7. John’s Gospel is generally considered to be the ________ of the four Gospels to be written.

John 1:1-3 1109/1645

The Prolog:

Truth #1

Jesus is ____________.

Truth #2

Jesus is ______.

Truth #3

Jesus is the ______________.

Who is Jesus to you?

Semon for Sunday July 5th, 2009

The Truth About Light

July 5, 2009

1 John 1:5-10

Truth #1

God is Light and there is ____ ______________ in Him.

Misconception #1

You can walk in the light and continue to ____________ habitual sin.

Truth #2

When we walk in the light, we experience ___________ and ________________

Misconception #2

We can walk in the light and ________ our sin.

Truth #3

When we confess our sin, we are ______________ and _____________.

Misconception #3

We can walk in the light and ___________ His _______.

Are you walking in darkness or in the light?

How would you describe your fellowship with God?

How might you improve your fellowship with God?

Sermon for Sunday June 21, 2009

A Missional People with a Missional Purpose

June 21, 2009

Matthew 5:13-16

Salt has _____ Influence.
1. Salt adds _____
2. Salt is a ______
3. Salt creates _____
4. Salt promotes _____

Light has _____ Influence.
1. Light _____ darkness
2.Light gives ______ guidance

3. SLights _____ what is there
4. Light _____ reflects light from its source

Are you influenncing your world with salt and light?
How could you better be salt and light?

Sermon for Sunday May 31st, 2009

7 Keys to Restoring Relationships (part 1)

May 31, 2009

  

Key #1   __________ yourself in ________________.

Key #2   ______ _______ for help.

Key #3   _____________ the other person’s __________.

Key #4   ___________________ your responsibility and ______.

 Do you currently have any broken relationships in your life?

 How can these keys begin the process of restoration?

 

Sermon for Sunday may 24th, 2009

A Good Soldier

2 Timothy 2:1-10

3 Characteristics of a good soldier:

Characteristic #1

A good soldier ________  ___________

Characteristic #2

A good soldier ________  ___________

Characteristic #3

A good soldier ________  ___________

 

Are you a “good” soldier of Christ?

Which of these characteristics do you need to further develop in your life?

Sermon for Sunday May 17th, 2009

The Secrets of Lasting Love

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

Four secrets of lasting love:

Secret #1

Lastiing Love _______  _______.

Secret #2

Lastiing Love ________  _______.

Secret #3

Lastiing Love _______ the  _______.

Secret #4

Lastiing Love _______ the  _______.

Do you love others in the same way that God loves you?

Which of the secrets of lasting love do you need to put into practice?

Sermon for Sunday May 10, 2009 (Mother’s Day)

Worldly Standards or God’s Standards?

Today’s Sermon is by Rob Valentine

Romans 12:1-8

Page 1763 in Black Bible / Page 1188 in Brown Bible

 

·         WWJD

¨      W______

¨      W______

¨      J______

¨      D______

 

·         WWJD

¨      W______

¨      W______

¨      J______

¨      D______

 

·         BIBLE

¨      B______

¨      I______

¨      B______

¨      L______

¨      E______

 

Question #1:  Are you living your life according to worldly views and keeping up with the Jones’?  Or by the example God provided for you in Jesus?

 

Question #2:  When you have questions, do you search the internet for an answer, or do you refer to the instruction manual that God provided for you in the BIBLE, first??

 

Sermon for Sunday May 3rd, 2009

WHY CHURCH? 
May 3, 2009 

Acts 2:42-47

Truth #1 
The church provides opportunities to __________. 

Truth #2 
The church provides an opportunity for __________________. 

Truth #3 
The church provides an opportunity for ____________ and _____________ 

Truth #4 
The church provides an opportunity for ______________. 

How are these truths evident in your life? 

How is your part in the ministry of this church a benefit to you? To others?

 Sermon for Sunday April 26, 2009

 

Love is Not Easily Angered (part 2)

April 26, 2009

 

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

 

3 Causes of Anger:

  1.  
  2.  
  3.  

 

Solutions to dealing with anger:

Solution #1

Resolve to manage your anger.

 

Solution #2

Remember the cost of losing control.

 

Solution #3

Reflect before reacting.

 

Solution #4

______________ your anger _____________________.

 

Solution #5

_________________ your ________.

 

Solution #6

________ on __________ ________.

 

Are there situations or relationships where your anger is expressed in a less than loving way?

  

Which of these solutions may help you to deal with your anger more effectively?

 

Sermon for Sunday April 19, 2009

Love is Not Easily Angered

April 19, 2009

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

Solutions to dealing with anger:

Solution #1

__________ to __________ your anger.


Solution #2

__________ the __________ of losint control.

 

Solution #3

__________ before __________

 

Are there situations or relationships where your anger is expressed in a less than loving way?

Which of these ssolutions may help you to deal with your anger more effectively?

Easter Day Sermon for April 12, 2009

Does the Resurrection of Jesus Really Matter? 
April 12, 2009 

John 20:1-18 1136/1685 

Importance #1 
The resurrection of Jesus validates ______ __________ ____. 

Importance #2 
The resurrection of Jesus validates our __________. 

Proof #1 – the _________ tomb 

Proof #2 – the __________________ 

Proof #3 – the ______________________ of the 
disciples 

Proof #4 – the ________ of Jesus today. 

Importance #3 
The resurrection of Jesus validates our ________. 

How does the realty of Christ’s resurrection affirm your faith? 

What does the resurrection of Christ mean for you today? For your future?

Roman Soldier view of the Crucifixion of Jesus

Early on Easter Sunday, a roman soldier surprised our congregation with a detailed first-person view of the crucifixion of Jesus.  Fortunatly, we were able to record this wonderfully personal and detailed account of the events of the cruciifixion.

Maundy Thursday Sermon 2009

Sermon for Thursday, April 9th, 2009.

(Maundy Thursday)