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Sermon for Sunday December 23, 2012

The Purpose of Christmas: A Time for Reconciliation

December 23, 2012

Romans 5:1-11

 

Truth #1

Christmas is a time for reconciliation with ______.

 

Truth #2

Christmas is a time for reconciliation with _________________.

 

Truth #3

Christmas is a time for reconciliation with _____________.

 

Where do you most need reconciliation this Christmas?

 

Sermon for Sunday December 9, 2012

The Purpose of Christmas: A Time for Celebration

December 9, 2012

Luke 2:8-14

 

Truth #1

Christmas is a time to celebrate because God __________ ____.

 

Truth #2

Christmas is a time to celebrate because God is ________ ____.

 

Truth #3

Christmas is a time to celebrate because God is ______ ____.

 

Which of these truths about Christmas are most relevant to your reason for celebration?

Sermon for Sunday January 2, 2011

Challenge for 2011

January 2, 2011
Acts 2:42-47

Truth #1

The early church gathered together for ______________ and ______________.

Truth #2

The early church gathered together for _____________.

Truth #3

The early church gathered together for ___________ and _______________.

Truth #4

The early church gathered together for _____________.

How are you demonstrating togetherness?

How is your part in gathering together a benefit to you? To others?

Sermon for Sunday June 6, 2010

I Am the Resurrection and the Life

June 2, 2010
John 11:1-44

Observation #1

Jesus stated a _______________ for Lazarus’ sickness and death.

Observation #2

Jesus was not bound by ____________________ of time.

Observation #3

Jesus had ________ on those who were mourning.

Observation #4

Jesus had the __________ to raise the dead to life.

In what way(s) do you need to learn to trust God’s purposes and timing?

Do you believe Jesus is compassionately concerned about your hurts and problems?

Do you believe Jesus is the resurrection and the life?

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?