Sermons from April 2008

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Reaching Up: Worship (Part 2)

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Download the MP3. Continued from Part 1. WORSHIP MATTERS – Minding Your Worship P’s and Q’s A continuation from last week. Take a look at Part 1. Quality worship… •…is obedient (1 John 5:3) •…is authentic (John 4:21-24) •…is God-focused (Psalm 43:3-4) What’s your purpose in worship? •Worship for the wrong purpose is not accepted. […]

Reaching Up: Worship (Part 1)

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Download the MP3. Continued in Part 2. WORSHIP MATTERS – Minding Your Worship P’s and Q’s Basic Principles of Worship: •God is holy and transcendent •Man is unholy and finite •God loves mankind; desires relationship Worship Requires: •From God – willingness to commune with unholy man without compromising holiness. •From man – to be cast […]

Reaching Up: Prayer

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Download the MP3. Acts 1:14 (ESV) Acts 2:42 (ESV) Acts 6:4 (ESV) Prayer: Who, What, Why, When, Where, and How Prayer: Who? •There is no “Who” question. ■Believers have to pray. ■Non-believers should be crying out to God for faith to believe Prayer: What •Communication with God. ■communion: the sharing or exchanging of intimate thoughts […]

Reaching Up, Reaching Out, Reaching In

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Download the MP3. Acts 1:1-11 (ESV) What is a Witness? 1.They have to know something. 2.They have to tell somebody. 3.They have to encourage and support one another. Reaching Up, Reaching Out, Reaching In •Reaching Up – prayer and worship To be an effective witness, we need to be in regular communication with God. •Reaching […]