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Gideon and his gambit

When Strong People Are Weak

When Strong People Are Weak Lust, entitlement, and pride are the attitudes that made Samson hopelessly weak, even though the world saw him as incredibly strong. We’re strong when we acknowledge what we truly deserve from God as well as our inability to truly help ourselves. Scriptures: Judges 14:1-20; 2 Corinthians 12:1-10; John 15:1-8 Sermon…

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Finishing and Furnishing: Love Yourself

God wants you to love others as you love yourself.  But He’s not looking for us to love ourselves because of those identities we create: jobs, financial status, abilities, social status.

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Structuring the Supports: Love Your Neighbor

We love and serve one another, not because we feel guilted into it or because we have to, but because Christ’s love compels us to do so.  Through serving, forgiving, leading, and loving others with a pure and selfless heart, we can show our neighbors (family, friends, co-workers, etc.) the love of Jesus. This is possible only because of the work of the Holy Spirit in our hearts.

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Qualified

“Christian-killer” doesn’t seem impressive on an apostle’s resume. Yet, that is who Jesus chose to grow his Church. Paul was an unlikely candidate to become a Christian, much less an apostle of Christ. In the same way, you might consider yourself under-qualified for the mission of Jesus’ Church, but God loves to be glorified through unexpected servants. Acts 9:1-20

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Steadfast through Persecution

Act II – Staying Steadfast through Persecution Stephen’s murder proves faithfulness leads to suffering. Yet, God was still at work in the suffering, bringing the gospel to new places, and fulfilling Acts 1:8 through Acts 8:1. In the same way, we don’t need to fear suffering and persecution, because we trust that Jesus’ name makes…