vision

simple essential

sustain

little faith

restore

hands & feet

proclaim

big worship

invest

worthship

sermons tagged 'followship'

Humility: Lesson Two

Matthew 18.5-9
May 20th 2018

In our passage two weeks ago, our Lord began instructing His men on one of the main, base characteristics His followers ought to have: humility. He began with our humility as aliens in living in a dark, lost world. What should our perspective and attitude be like...read >>

body life, body of Christ, children, church, church life, discipleship, family life, followship, humility, least of these, service
humility, Matthew, service

No Cross, No Crown

Matthew 16.24-28
Mar 25th 2018

Two weeks ago, Peter made the Great Confession on behalf of the disciples. Of Jesus, he said, "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God." Jesus' response? "Blessed are you Simon Bar-Jonah, for flesh & blood did not reveal this to you, but my...read >>

cross, death to self, deny yourself, die daily, discipleship, follow Me, followship, self denial, self preservation
discipleship, Matthew, sanctification

Compassion & Prayer

Matthew 9.35-38
Dec 11th 2016

It's a family affair. Our Father in heaven means to make followers of Jesus Christ: sinners, saved by grace, lives that are being transformed into the glorious likeness of His Son, the sinless Savior.

Are you all in? Are you all in His family? What role do you...read >>

discipleship, evangelism, followship, Gospel, harvest, healing, holiness, hope, Kingdom, labor, prayer, preaching, sheep, shepherd, teaching, witness
evangelism, hope, Matthew

Expectations & Excuses

Matthew 8.18-22
Sep 18th 2016

Do you want to follow Jesus? On what terms? What are you after? What would it take to get you to make up your mind today, to follow Him forever? What are your reason for putting Him off?

Today in the Gospel according to Matthew, we meet two men, a couple of...read >>

birds, broken relationships, bury, commitment, dead, discipleship, excuse, family, follow, followship, foxes, home, house, nest
commitment, discipleship, Matthew

God's Means of Grace

2 Peter 1.3
Feb 15th 2015

So now what? That's pretty much what the crowds asked Peter after his sermon on Pentecost. Convicted by the Gospel--remember, that means they were convicted by Good News--crowds came under conviction of sin and couldn't help but ask, "What should we do?"...read >>

church, discipleship, faith, fellowship, followship, grace, growth, hope, love, power, prayer, sanctification, Word
church, grace, sanctification

Birth of the Promise

Genesis 21.1-21
Aug 11th 2013

In today's passage, God proves Himself faithful once again: Sarah gives birth to the promised seed, Isaac whose name means laughter.

There's a lot of laughter going on in today's passage, but Ishmael's smells a bit fishy. Momma Sarah spots it and calls for a...read >>

cast out, covenant, Egypt, Hagar, hope, hope, Isaac, new, promise, Promised Land, sanctification, Sarah, sin, transformation
followship, Genesis, sanctification