Resources from October 2020

Treasure in Heaven, Matthew 6:19-24

INTRODUCTION Imagine a life completely committed to Jesus. What do you imagine when you imagine a life completely committed to Jesus? What is one thing that needs to change in your life to move towards “completely committed to Jesus?” SCRIPTURE Matthew 6:19-24 19 “Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal, 20 but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and…

Matthew 6:5-18

INTRODUCTION Imagine a life completely committed to Jesus. What do you imagine when you imagine a life completely committed to Jesus? What is one thing that needs to change in your life to move towards “completely committed to Jesus?” SCRIPTURE Matthew 6:5-18 “And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites. For they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you,…

Study God’s Word, Part 1

By Adam Pursel For so many of us, it can be a struggle to consistently spend time in God’s Word.  We forget to do it. We feel like we don’t understand it. We weren’t very good in school and don’t like to sit and read.  Whatever the reasons, we can go days, weeks, months, or even years without spending time in God’s Word.   We want to help.  Here are three simple ideas that will help you begin a habit…

Love your enemies, Matthew 5:43-6:4

INTRODUCTION Imagine a life completely committed to Jesus. What do you imagine when you imagine a life completely committed to Jesus? What is one thing that needs to change in your life to move towards “completely committed to Jesus?” SCRIPTURE Matthew 5:43-6:4 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ 44 But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, 45 so that you may be…

How to Trust

By Taiylor Romine Trusting God with your life is easy. . . until any sign of an impending battle with sin, the world, or sorrow. Those of us who live in Christ know that we can trust God to fight these battles for us, we are not alone, and God is working all things out for the good of those who love Him. Still, this mental knowledge does not always equate to a heart at peace, and anxiety often seeps…

Keeping your promises, Matthew 5:31-42

INTRODUCTION Imagine a life completely committed to Jesus. What do you imagine when you imagine a life completely committed to Jesus? What is one thing that needs to change in your life to move towards “completely committed to Jesus?” SCRIPTURE Matthew 5:31-42 31 “It was also said, ‘Whoever divorces his wife, let him give her a certificate of divorce.’ 32 But I say to you that everyone who divorces his wife, except on the ground of sexual immorality, makes her…