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Empathy

Definition of Empathy: The feeling that you understand and share another person’s experiences and emotions; the ability to share someone else’s feelings. Key Points: 1. Our Empathetic God 2. Empathy and Incarnation 3. Empathy and Neuroscience 4. Our Response: Empathy

The Gift of Freedom

Key Points: 1. Freedom’s Choice 2. Freedom’s Cost 3. Freedom’s Call 4. Freedom’s Community Sermon Questions to Stir Discussion: This sermon is drawn from Galatians 5:1 (NLT) How is free choice another way of expressing His loving desire to have a personal relationship with you? What are the hardest choices you have to make when…

Stoking the Fire

Key Points: 1. Implanting the Fire 2. Extinguishing the Fire 3. Withstanding the Fire 4. Fueling the Fire Sermon questions to stir discussion:  This sermon is drawn from 1 Thessalonians 5:15b-21 (NLT) When and how do you sense God’s Spirit stirring, leading, or calling you to act? More times than not, do you follow the…

Ig-‘Knighted’ & Aflame

Key Points: 1. Fire Arrest 2. Fire Mess 3. Fire Rest 4. Fire Attest   Sermon Questions to Stir Discussion: This sermon is drawn from the story of Shadrach, Meschach, and Abednego in Daniel 3. Do you have a pre-determined plan for how you will live out your faith? If you had been one of…

Eternal Fire

  Key Points: 1. Hell’s Imagery – What is Hell? 2. Hell’s Necessity 3. Hell’s Harbinger of Hope Sermon Questions to Stir Discussion: Describe what life would be like without God. (Remember God is truth, life, grace, and everything good) Why do people tend to believe in heaven, but not in hell? Can there be…

Feeling the Burn: A Call to Courage

  Key Points: 1. A Courageous Confession 2. A Courageous Prayer 3. A Confirming Response 4. A Cohesive Church   Sermon Questions to Stir Discussion: This sermon is drawn from the description of the events in the early Church found in Acts 4:13-35 (NLT) Based on Peter and John’s confession and the early Church’s prayer,…

Ignite a Special Birthday

Key Points: 1. Pentecost is about equipping His church 2. Pentecost provided the power to Witness 3. Pentecost provides the Power   Sermon Questions to Stir Discussion: This sermon is drawn from the discussion of the events of Pentecost described in Acts 2:1-21 (GNT) How would you describe the ‘person” and personality of the Holy Spirit?…