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05/17/15 – Restraining Rage

Reclaiming Our Character Restraining Rage   Scripture Reference: Ephesians 4:26-31 (NIV) “In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, 27 and do not give the devil a foothold. 28 Anyone who has been stealing must steal no longer, but must work, doing something useful with their own […]

10/26/14 – Walk This Way

Walk This Way   Scripture Reference: Ephesians 4:1-3   As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the […]

05/25/14 – Wisdom for Our Friendships

Proverbs Wisdom for Our Friendships Scripture Reference: Proverbs 17:17       A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. Proverbs 18:24      A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who stick closer than a brother. 1. A true friend CONSISTENTLY shows […]

05/18/14 – Wisdom for the Journey

Proverbs Wisdom for the Journey   Scripture Reference:  Proverbs 3:1-10   1.       Live a FULL life by not FORGETTING Godly Counsel.   (v. 1-2)   2.       Live an INFLUENTIAL life  by not IGNORING Godly principles.  ( v. 3-4)   3.       Live with DIRECTION in life by DEPENDING on God’s leading.  (v. 5-6)   4.       Live in […]

04/13/14 – A Life Marked By The Cross

Galatians:  No Other Gospel “A Life Marked by the Cross”  Scripture Reference:   Galatians 6:11-18     1.       A life of transformed PRIORITY   v.12                           2.       A life of transformed DELIGHT  vs.13-14 ·         The cross is God’s PRESENTATION of LOVE 1 John 4:10; John 15:13 ·         The cross is God’s PLAN for REDEMPTION Gal. 1:4,3:13; […]

04/06/13 – Building Blocks of Community

Galatians:  No Other Gospel “Building Blocks of Community” Scripture Reference:  Galatians 6:1-10   1.       Show LOVE through RESTORATION                           vs.1-2 ·         PICK up ·         BUILD up ·         HOLD up   2.       Remain HUMBLE by SELF-EXAMINATIONvs.3-5   3.       Share RESOURCES with OTHERS                                vs.6-8 ·         Share GENEROUSLY ·         Sow ETERNALLY   4.       Remain COMMITTED through PERSEVERANCE        vs.9-10 […]

03/30/14 – Life By The Spirit (Part 2)

No Other Gospel “Life by the Spirit Pt.2”   Scripture Reference:  Galatians 5:22-26   The presence of the Holy Spirit produces FRUIT!   1.       The PRODUCTION of fruit is only POSSIBLE by the POWER of the Holy Spirit. Galatians  5:22-23   2 Characteristics of the fruit:   ·         It isn’t achieved by WORKING, but by […]

03/23/14 – Life By The Spirit (Part 1)

Galatians:  No Other Gospel “Life by the Spirit” (Part 1)   Scripture Reference:   Galatians 5:16-21   v  The presence of the Holy Spirit produces a FIGHT!   1.       We are in a DAILY fight.              Gal. 5:16-17   ·         DAILY VICTORY rises and falls with the INTIMACY of my RELATIONSHIP.   2.       We are in a […]

03/16/14 – Freedom

GALATIANS:  No Other Gospel – “Freedom” Scripture Reference:   Galatians 5:1-18  Freedom is ENJOYED with personal COMMITMENT.  Gal. 5:1-6  Freedom is PROTECTED through spiritual DISCERNMENT.  Gal. 5:7-12  Freedom is FULLFILLED by focused  LIVING.  Gal. 13-18 Loving SERVICE                 v.13 Careful SPEECH                 v.15 Determined STEPS            v.16