Missions and Missional: Part 1

Matthew 5:14-16 (NASB) “14 “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden; 15 nor does anyone light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all who are in the house. 16 Let

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What If: Part 4 Faith

SERIES FOUNDATION: What if God is calling us to remember where we came from, to build our faith for where we are going? What if we are able to see through eyes of faith so we can step out by faith to accomplish the seemingly impossible before us? “Now faith

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Fresh Start

God specializes in giving people a fresh start – Rick Warren Characters: The Father, the Younger Son, the Older Son. Context: The Lost Sheep, The Lost Coin, The Lost Son 1 lost sheep/100 – in danger. 1 lost coin/10 – in darkness. 1 lost son/2 – in despair. Desperation led

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God-Honouring Generosity

God is a generous God…He is a giver!! James 1:17, “Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father…” Matthew 7:11, “If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is

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Gathered and Growing

Acts 2:42-47 “42 They were continually devoting themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. 43 Everyone kept feeling a sense of awe; and many wonders and signs were taking place through the apostles. 44 And all those who had believed were

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A King in a Kid

Have you ever had someone see something in you that you never saw yourself? David was an example of a person with great potential! Though some saw a kid…God saw a king! “What have you done?” Saul Disobeyed God – God rejected Saul “Do not look at his appearance or

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Just Bring It To Jesus

Have you ever had the Lord ask something of you that didn’t make sense? “There’s a little boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish. But that’s a drop in the bucket for a crowd like this.” – The Message The Christian life is about receiving and giving.

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Missions and Me

What am I doing to see the mission of God fulfilled? What am I doing to see Bethesda’s mission fulfilled? Bethesda’s Mission: “Bethesda exists to turn those far from God into fully devoted followers of Christ.” What role am I playing to see those far from God transformed by the

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