Sidelined Outline

5-28-17 Sidelined   The team motto – “use me” …. But are you sidelined? We are all made to glorify God, but some of us are currently benched. We are all commanded to share the Good News, but some of us our sidelined.   Missed Practice – not prepared / not dressed in uniform             […]

Words to Live By Series Outlines

Words to Live By: Meek 2-12-17 1strecognize poor of spirit (spiritually bankrupt, true knowledge of ourselves) 2ndcomes mourning (sacred grief) [Matthew 5:5] “Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.” “Blessed [inwardly peaceful, spiritually secure, worthy of respect] are the gentle[the kind-hearted, the sweet-spirited, the self-controlled], for they will inherit the earth.” [Galatians […]

Handle With Care: Iron Low Heat

Week 6 – Iron Low Heat [Proverbs 1:32, Revelation 3:14-22]  CARING WITHOUT COMPLACENCY Romans 12:11 – Do not lack diligence (enthusiasm); be fervent in spirit (hot enough to boil); serve the Lord. [HCSB]   John Stott – The Laodicean church was a halfhearted church. Perhaps none of the seven letters is more appropriate to the […]

Tea Tosser

My son is quite the tea tosser. What is a tea tosser? One who tosses tea! I am a coffee drinker, but even more so, I am a bigger tea drinker. One of my mugs is black so it is not as easy to distinguish if the mug is completely empty when the beverage is […]

Stay True

Paul told the Philippians to “stay true to the Lord.” This is all about being totally committed to God, not letting anything come between you and your relationship to God. In Matthew 5, we read that those who are pure in heart are blessed. They will see God! How awesome is that?! Staying true to […]

Loyal Spirit

Today’s verse is one of the most quoted from the book of Psalms for good reason. The request to create a clean heart is because the heart is defiled with sin. We can easily understand that our hearts are defiled and need cleansing. He alone can cleanse us. The Hebrew word used for “loyal,” “faithful,” […]

A Genesis Week

Over and over I have read Psalm 51:10. The NIV reads: “Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.” It is so often a prayer request of mine. While reading the Message, I read it translated in a way that spoke to me. “God, make a fresh start […]