Jun 3, 2020
Building A Foundation of Faith (Part 2)
Series: Bible Study

Genesis 12:1-5; 11:27-32, 12: 10-16; 13:1-2,5-12,14-18; Romans 4:16; Galatians 3:9,13-14,29

- Our minds must be renewed. It is our renewed minds that adhere to the Word of God.
- God called Abraham out, from, and unto.
- God did not save us so we can stay right where we are.
- God is calling us out of something and unto something else.
- Complacency and faith don't mix.
- Just because there's a delay in our journey doesn't mean God's command is no longer valid.
- God is always trying to get things to us. Abraham did not lose anything.
- Abram resolved the conflict after God blessed them both and strife broke out.
- God calls us to leave the familiar.
- Faith requires a willingness to change.
- God is working on our willingness and obedience.
- We cannot stay where we are and more onward and upward with God.
- We can't be afraid of losing our stuff to God.
- Wherever God is calling us to is better than where we are.
- If we are a faith person, we are a grace person.

 

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  • Jun 3, 2020Building A Foundation of Faith (Part 2)
    Jun 3, 2020
    Building A Foundation of Faith (Part 2)
    Series: Bible Study

    Genesis 12:1-5; 11:27-32, 12: 10-16; 13:1-2,5-12,14-18; Romans 4:16; Galatians 3:9,13-14,29

    - Our minds must be renewed. It is our renewed minds that adhere to the Word of God.
    - God called Abraham out, from, and unto.
    - God did not save us so we can stay right where we are.
    - God is calling us out of something and unto something else.
    - Complacency and faith don't mix.
    - Just because there's a delay in our journey doesn't mean God's command is no longer valid.
    - God is always trying to get things to us. Abraham did not lose anything.
    - Abram resolved the conflict after God blessed them both and strife broke out.
    - God calls us to leave the familiar.
    - Faith requires a willingness to change.
    - God is working on our willingness and obedience.
    - We cannot stay where we are and more onward and upward with God.
    - We can't be afraid of losing our stuff to God.
    - Wherever God is calling us to is better than where we are.
    - If we are a faith person, we are a grace person.

     

  • May 31, 2020I Just Wanna Live
    May 31, 2020
    I Just Wanna Live
    Series: General
    Pastor Jeff shares from his heart, "I Just Wanna Live".  It's time for the church to take a stand.
  • May 27, 2020Building A Foundation of Faith
    May 27, 2020
    Building A Foundation of Faith
    Series: Bible Study

    Matthew 1:24-27; Romans 10:11; Luke 8:49-50; Acts 20:17-24; 2 Corinthians 4:13 (Referencing Psalm 116:10)
    - What is different about our houses is the foundation.
    - Storms of life hit both of the houses.
    - We can't be just using the Word to show we have knowledge.
    - Whether or not we are standing in faith only shows in the storm.
    - Foundations prove themselves in storms.
    - The Word has to be first in your life.  It must be an essential part in each day.
    - Our spirit man must be fed.
    - We cannot continue to live off of a Word we heard last year. We must continue to feed our Spirit.
    - When the foundation is built, certain things become second nature.
    - We must hear and hear the Word.
    - We cannot be faith giants without putting the time in.
    - We have to hear the Word and do the Word.
    - In order to take Jesus at His Word you have to have a foundation of faith.
    - Nothing will move you if you have a foundation of faith.
    - We have to speak the Word.
    - When you have a foundation of faith, you don't just believe, hear, and do, you speak.
    - Words were not just meant to communicate, they were made to create.

  • May 24, 2020Just Like Him
    May 24, 2020
    Just Like Him
    Series: General
    Matthew 14:22-29; Romans 8:28-29; 2 Corinthians 3:18; I John 2:6; 2 Kings 2:7-18; John 1:10-12; Galatians 3:26; Romans 8:16-17
    - Peter wanted to be just like Jesus. He wanted to walk on the water too.
    - As long as we keep our eyes on ourselves, we are going to see failure. When we look at Jesus,
    we see victory.
    - To be conformed is to be in agreement and in alignment with Jesus on every point. Then we will be just like Him.
    The more we look at Jesus, the more we will look like Him.
    - If we remain diligent and faithful to our post, we will receive the double portion.
    - Because we know who we are, we know our position, we know who to look for.
    - We need to aspire to be like the God of the one we admire.
    - We need to raise our sights. We have what Jesus has, as joint heirs.
    - When we know where we are, our focus is different.
  • May 20, 2020Don’t Overdo It
    May 20, 2020
    Don’t Overdo It
    Series: Bible Study

    Luke 6:1-5; Deuteronomy 23:24-25; 1 Samuel 21:1-6
    - If we get too complicated or sophisticated we may lose God.
    - God is both simple and amazing.
    - It's not about being technical with what God says, it's about walking in love.
    - It's not about knowing Scripture, it's about rightly dividing it.  God wants us to be discerning not
    judgmental.
    - The purpose of the Sabbath was not just about refraining from work, but to worship God.
    - We may not get the results we want, because we may not be walking in love.  We may be overdoing it.
    - In simplicity comes the power.

  • May 17, 2020What Shall I Render Unto the Lord?
    May 17, 2020
    What Shall I Render Unto the Lord?
    Series: General

    What Shall I Render to the Lord?
    1 Samuel 15:13-23; John 2:1-5, Ezekiel 22:30; John 2:11; Micah 6:6 -8; Hosea 6:6; Psalm 51:16-17
    - If God puts us to the test, we cannot take the test and grade the test, too.
    - We have to stop grading our own tests.
    - With authority, comes responsibility. We cannot embrace authority without being responsible.
    - We want to do for God but what is it that God wants us to do for Him.
    - God does not need us to build tents, He needs us to listen.
    - God does not need us to do great things, He needs us to "hear ye Him."
    - We have to ask ourselves, why are we doing the things we do?
    - Asking God what to do is not a bad question, but it has to come from a good place.
    - We cannot decide what we are going to do, we have to ask God.
    - We want to do great, but we don't want to do little.
    - It's not about doing a great thing for God. It's about doing a thing for a great God.
    - All God needs us to do is do what is right, be merciful unto others, and do what He says.
    - God would prefer people to know Him rather than sacrifice unto Him.

  • May 10, 2020Two Mothers, Two Babies, One God
    May 10, 2020
    Two Mothers, Two Babies, One God
    Series: General
    Luke 1:39-45
    - Once you know you are carrying a baby, you are a mother.
    - God told Mary Elizabeth's story to help you believe your own story.
    - God will share another women's story with you to help you in your story.
    - Of all the women in the world, God chose you to be the mother of yours. They are blessed to have you, you are blessed to have them.
    - When Mary stretched out her hands and said be it unto me, she allowed God to live on the inside of her.
    - Because she allowed God to live in her, she had the power of God to speak into Elizabeth.
    - Mothers carry things. Deep things. God can speak to the deep things.
    - It wasn't what Mary said to Elizabeth, it was the sound of Mary's greeting.
    - It was the sound of the Word. God's voice is like the rushing of many waters.
    - God's voice sounds a certain way.
    - We have not wrestled with God if we are walking the same way.
    - It's in the believing that the blessing comes.
    - Many mothers, same God.
  • May 3, 2020The Name Above Every Name
    May 3, 2020
    The Name Above Every Name
    Series: General
    Philippians 2:5-11, John 14:12-14,26, 15:16, 16:23-24; Acts 3:1-16, 4:1-2,5-21, 5:15-18,23 -29, 40-41; Mark 13:34, 16:17-18; Romans 4:16-22
    - Because of what Jesus did, God has poured everything into this name.
    - In Jesus name should not simply mean the end of our prayer.
    - When we use the name of Jesus it needs to mean all who Jesus is.
    - If we get a better understanding of what is in the name of Jesus, we will more decree things rather than ask.
    - In Jesus name, is peace, contentment healing, deliverance. When we ask in His name, we are asking for what we are due.
    - The asking is based on the person, character and will of Jesus.
    - All of the great names of God are in the name of Jesus.
    - Coming in Jesus name, is not coming in anger, nor in unforgiveness.
    - Peter understood that Jesus name wasn't just a tagline. He understood he had something.
    - It's not just the name, it's faith in the name.
    - Jesus left the earth and left us in authority, as His servants.
    - It's the name, and faith in the name that gets it done.
    - God does not want our mental ascent, He wants us to walk it out.
    - We have to get to a place where we become strong in the faith.
  • Apr 29, 2020Guard Your Heart
    Apr 29, 2020
    Guard Your Heart
    Series: Bible Study
    Hebrews 12:15, Matthew 12: 22-28; Proverbs 14:30, James 3:14-15; Ephesians 4:31-32; 1 Corinthians 13:4-8
    - We get offended far too often.
    - Taking an offense causes division,
    - If the poison is inside of us, it hurts us more than the other person.
    - The enemy tries his best to use bitterness, envy and jealousy,
    - God wants us to be together.
    - The struggle cannot be won alone.
    - The devil is trying to poison our soul- our mind, body and emotions to cause division.
    - The more we walk in love, the less we will be offended.
    - Love compels us to do something we don't feel like doing.
    - Bitterness and resentment is self defeating.
    - Bitterness and resentment can aggravate and cause physical ailments
    - Bitterness gets in and relationships will suffer.
    - No one can have peace with bitterness in their heart.
    - Envy, jealousy and wrath is like rottenness to the bones.
    - There needs to be a new you coming out of this pandemic.
    - We need to get rid of all bitterness, rage, anger and every form of malice.
    - Love does not keep a record of wrongs.
    - If we truly have the love of Jesus in our heart, we will not let bitterness take hold.
  • Apr 22, 2020Set Apart
    Apr 22, 2020
    Set Apart
    Series: Bible Study
    John 17:17, 15:6; Ephesians 5:24, Exodus 8:20-24, 9:1 -6,25-24,11:6-7,15:3; Jeremiah 1:5, 17:7-8; Isaiah 48:17; Genesis 26:1-2,6
    - What sets us apart as Christians is the Truth.
    - God says we are set apart, how dare we say anything else.
    - If God says He chose us, that makes us chosen.
    - We cannot stay and sulk - we have to stay and sow where we are.
    - God taught Isaac how to prosper in the midst of a famine.
    - We only need one like.
    - God anoints our head with oil. That means we are treated like an honored guest.
    How do we live set apart?
    - Contend for the faith.
    -The Word of God sets us apart.