Jesus is Lord

Scripture: Matthew 7:21-29 Title: Jesus is Lord Structure: Introduction Listen Obey Receive Decide Conclusion Introduction: In his poem, The Divided World, Owen Marshall makes the observation… –         “The world is divided between those who say they adore the countryside and never go there, and those who say they hate the city and never leave it……

Everlasting Father

Scriptures: John 1:1-5 & Luke 15:11-32 Title: Everlasting Father Structure: Introduction Jesus is the source Jesus has all authority Conclusion Introduction: On the wall here we have a picture of 3 men: George Washington, Mahatma Ghandi and Nelson Mandela –         Can anyone tell me what these three men have in common? [Wait] –         That’s right…

Prince of Peace

Scriptures: Luke 8:42b-48 & Luke 19:41-48 Title: Prince of Peace Structure: Introduction Luke 8:42b-48 Luke 19:41-48 Conclusion Introduction: On the wall here we have a number of phrases… –         Bitter sweet, old news, civil war, jumbo shrimp, lead balloon, working holiday, great depression, original copy –         What do these phrases have in common? [Wait] –        …

Hazard Notification Form

    Nature of hazard What is the hazard? What is the risk it presents to the safety and well-being of people?                   Location Where is the hazard?       Timing When was the hazard identified (i.e. the date and time)?   Immediate action Was anything…

Wonderful Counsellor

Scripture: Luke 13:10-21 Title: Wonderful Counsellor Structure: Introduction Yahweh the Wonderful Counsellor Jesus the Wonderful Counsellor God’s wonderful plan (Kingdom) Conclusion Introduction: Prince Charles has recently turned 70 –         Charles is of course next in line to take the throne –         The Prince’s full title is: His Royal Highness Prince Charles Philip Arthur George, Prince…

Healing in Ruth

Scripture: Ruth Title: Healing Structure: Introduction Ruth 1 Ruth 2 Ruth 3 Ruth 4 Conclusion Introduction: Aristotle is quoted as saying, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts” –         The idea here is of synergy or working together –         Said another way, the interaction or cooperation of two or more parts produce…

For-giving

Scripture: Matthew 18:21-35 Title: Forgiving Structure: Introduction Forgiveness is letting go God’s forgiveness is unlimited but not unconditional Forgiving from the heart Conclusion Introduction: Good blood flow helps to heal wounds –         Without healthy blood flow a wound will take ages to heal or may even get worse –         Generally speaking things that improve blood…