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Sermon Recap for August 16

Good morning! Here are yesterday’s sermons. We’re searching for the background noise on the video feed. But it’s not easy to find….

Morning Sermon: Born and Reborn: John 3:1-8 (Audio)

Primary Theological Point: What should we learn? None are good enough for the Kingdom

Primary Practical Point: What should we do? Accept and proclaim grace through the new birth!

Take Home Action: Read 1 John this week. 1 Chapter a Day.

Preach Points:

  1. Church: /What is there in our lives that would cause anyone to say "We know that you are from God, because no one would do ? if not from God." ?
  2. Salvation: / Everyone needs it. Including you.
  3. Mission: / Everyone. Everywhere. Our mission as a church is to "Walk with Jesus and take as many people with us as possible."  WE WILL NOT BE IN THE BUSINESS OF PRESORTING PEOPLE BY RACE, CULTURE, OR LANGUAGE.
  4. Families: / Expect accordingly--even your darling children need the Lord.

 

Evening Sermon: Everything Stops Joshua 10 (audio)

 

Primary Theological Point: What should we learn? There is always time for obedience.

Primary Practical Point: What should we do? Commit first to God, obey to the point of exhaustion.

Take Home Action: Put the opening of your schedule in God's hands, every day.

 

Preach Points:

  1. Obey God and find:
    1. Hailstones to help (v. 11): not always the help you expect or even want, but it comes
    2. Miracles (v. 12): not everything happens logically
    3. Time (v. 13): need more? Obedience provides all the time needed to obey
    4. Success (v. 20): a great slaughter, while unpleasant, was good.
    5. More to do (v 29 ff): The reward for doing well, accomplishing the difficult? More work to do...

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