Posts with the tag “foretold”
NAMES OF JESUS: King
January 2nd, 2021
SCRIPTURESIsaiah 5:2-5 | But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, are only a small village among all the people of Judah. Yet a ruler of Israel, whose origins are in the distant past, will come from you on my ...
NAMES OF JESUS: Light of the world
January 1st, 2021
SCRIPTURESIsaiah 49:5-6 | And now the Lord speaks— the one who formed me in my mother’s womb to be his servant, who commissioned me to bring Israel back to him. The Lord has honored me, and my God has...
NAMES OF JESUS: Savior
December 31st, 2020
SCRIPTURESIsaiah 62:10-11 | Go out through the gates! Prepare the highway for my people to return! Smooth out the road; pull out the boulders; raise a flag for all the nations to see. The Lord has sen...
NAMES OF JESUS: Our Righteousness
December 30th, 2020
SCRIPTURESJeremiah 23:5-6 | “For the time is coming,” says the Lord, “when I will raise up a righteous descendant from King David’s line. He will be a King who rules with wisdom. He will do what is ju...
NAMES OF JESUS: Rescuer and Salvation
December 29th, 2020
SCRIPTURESIsaiah 12:1-5 | In that day you will sing: “I will praise you, O Lord! You were angry with me, but not any more. Now you comfort me. See, God has come to save me. I will trust in him and not...
NAMES OF JESUS: Immanuel - God with us
December 28th, 2020
SCRIPTURESIsaiah 7:14 | All right then, the Lord himself will give you the sign. Look! The virgin will conceive a child! She will give birth to a son and will call him Immanuel (which means ‘God is wi...
NAMES OF JESUS: Price of Peace
December 27th, 2020
SCIRPTURESIsaiah 9:6 | For a child is born to us, a son is given to us. The government will rest on his shoulders. And he will be called: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince o...
PROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to Abraham
December 26th, 2020
SCRIPTURESGenesis 22:9-18 | When they arrived at the place where God had told him to go, Abraham built an altar and arranged the wood on it. Then he tied his son, Isaac, and laid him on the altar on t...
Christmas Day Devotion - Needle in a Haystack
December 25th, 2020
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PROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to Simeon
December 24th, 2020
SCRIPTURESLuke 2:25-35 | At that time there was a man in Jerusalem named Simeon. He was righteous and devout and was eagerly waiting for the Messiah to come and rescue Israel. The Holy Spirit was upon...
PROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to Shepherds
December 23rd, 2020
SCRIPTURESLuke 2:8-17 | That night there were shepherds staying in the fields nearby, guarding their flocks of sheep. Suddenly, an angel of the Lord appeared among them, and the radiance of the Lord’s...
PROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to Joseph
December 22nd, 2020
SCRIPTURESMatthew 1:18-25 | This is how Jesus the Messiah was born. His mother, Mary, was engaged to be married to Joseph. But before the marriage took place, while she was still a virgin, she became ...
PROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to Mary
December 21st, 2020
SCRIPTURESLuke 1:26-38 | In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a village in Galilee, to a virgin named Mary. She was engaged to be married to a man named...
PROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to Zechariah
December 20th, 2020
SCRIPTURESLuke 1:5-20 | When Herod was king of Judea, there was a Jewish priest named Zechariah. He was a member of the priestly order of Abijah, and his wife, Elizabeth, was also from the priestly li...
MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Rejected by his own
December 19th, 2020
SCRIPTURESRomans 8:28 | And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.Isaiah 53:2-3 | My servant grew up i...
MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Mourning the innocent
December 18th, 2020
SCRIPTURESRomans 8:28 | And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.Jeremiah 31:15 | This is what the Lo...
MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Gifts from Kings
December 17th, 2020
SCRIPTURESRomans 8:28 | And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.Psalm 72:10-11 | The western kings o...
MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Visited by Shepherds
December 16th, 2020
SCRIPTURESRomans 8:28 | And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.Psalm 72:9 | Desert nomads will bow ...
MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Virgin Birth
December 15th, 2020
SCRIPTURESRomans 8:28 | And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.Isaiah 7:14 | All right then, the Lo...
MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Forerunner Pt 2
December 14th, 2020
SCRIPTURESRomans 8:28 | And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.Isaiah 40:3-5 | Listen! It’s the voi...
MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Forerunner Pt 1
December 13th, 2020
SCRIPTURESRomans 8:28 | And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.John 1:1-6 | In the beginning the Wo...
ON THE MOVE - Jesus, Rescuer in Jerusalem
December 12th, 2020
SCRIPTURESIsaiah 59:20-21 | “The Redeemer will come to Jerusalem to buy back those in Israel who have turned from their sins,” says the Lord. “And this is my covenant with them,” says the Lord. “My Sp...
ON THE MOVE - Jesus in Galilee
December 11th, 2020
SCIPTURESIsaiah 9:1-7 | Nevertheless, that time of darkness and despair will not go on forever. The land of Zebulun and Naphtali will be humbled, but there will be a time in the future when Galilee of...
ON THE MOVE - Jesus in Nazareth
December 10th, 2020
SCRIPTURESMatthew 2:19-23 | When Herod died, an angel of the Lord appeared in a dream to Joseph in Egypt. “Get up!” the angel said. “Take the child and his mother back to the land of Israel, because t...
ON THE MOVE - Jesus in Egypt
December 9th, 2020
SCIPTURESHosea 11:1 | “When Israel was a child, I loved him, and I called my son out of Egypt.”Matthew 2:13-15 & 19-20 | After the wise men were gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dre...
ON THE MOVE - Jesus in Bethlehem pt. 2
December 8th, 2020
SCRIPTURESLuke 2:8-9a & 11-12 | That night there were shepherds staying in the fields nearby, guarding their flocks of sheep. Suddenly, an angel of the Lord appeared among them… The Savior—yes, the M...
ON THE MOVE - Jesus in Bethlehem pt. 1
December 7th, 2020
SCIPTURESMicah 5:2-5a | But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, are only a small village among all the people of Judah. Yet a ruler of Israel, whose origins are in the distant past, will come from you on my b...
ON THE MOVE - Journey of a young Jesus
December 6th, 2020
SCRIPTURESMatthew 2:1-23 | Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the reign of King Herod. About that time some wise men from eastern lands arrived in Jerusalem, asking, “Where is the newborn ki...
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - John the Baptist
December 5th, 2020
SCIRPTURESLuke 1:30-31, 36, 39-45, 67-80 | “Don’t be afraid, Mary,” the angel told her, “for you have found favor with God! You will conceive and give birth to a son, and you will name him Jesus.What’...
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - Rahab
December 4th, 2020
SCRIPTURESJames 2:17-26 | So you see, faith by itself isn’t enough. Unless it produces good deeds, it is dead and useless. Now someone may argue, “Some people have faith; others have good deeds.” But ...
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - David
December 3rd, 2020
SCRIPTURESIsaiah 11:1-5 & 10 | Out of the stump of David’s family will grow a shoot— yes, a new Branch bearing fruit from the old root. And the Spirit of the Lord will rest on him— the Spirit of wisdo...
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - Judah
December 2nd, 2020
SCRIPTURESGenesis 49:8-11 | “Judah, your brothers will praise you. You will grasp your enemies by the neck. All your relatives will bow before you. Judah, my son, is a young lion that has finished eat...
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - Israel
December 1st, 2020
SCRIPTURESGenesis 35:9-12 | Now that Jacob had returned from Paddan-aram, God appeared to him again at Bethel. God blessed him, saying, “Your name is Jacob, but you will not be called Jacob any longer...
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - Abraham
November 30th, 2020
SCRIPTURESGenesis 22:15-18 | Then the angel of the Lord called again to Abraham from heaven. “This is what the Lord says: Because you have obeyed me and have not withheld even your son, your only son...
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus
November 29th, 2020
Have you ever stopped to consider, why Jesus (not Muhammed, Ghandi, the Pope, or some other person yet to come)? How can anyone be certain that Jesus is the one Messiah promised in Scripture long ago ...
NAMES OF JESUS: Light of the worldNAMES OF JESUS: KingESSENTIALS: Salvation motivates growthESSENTIALS: Crave Spiritual Food Pt. 1ESSENTIALS: Crave Spiritual Food Pt. 2ESSENTIALS: To live GodlyESSENTIALS: One who loves wisdomESSENTIALS: Not worldly philosophiesESSENTIALS: So your ready to shareBIBLE: Inspired(Authored) by GodBIBLE: Is Inerrant (Free from Error)BIBLE: Is Infallible (will not fail)BIBLE: Helps me growBIBLE: Is Authoritative Pt 1BIBLE: Is Authoritative Pt. 2BIBLE: Obeyed through actionGOD: The trinity (3 in 1)GOD: Is perfectGOD: Is loveGOD: Is creatorGOD: Is all powerfulGOD: Is all knowingGOD: Always presentGOD: JESUS - is GodGOD: JESUS - Son of GodGOD: JESUS - Operates in unity with trinityGOD: JESUS - Is sinless
SERIES OVERVIEW- No ExcusesNO EXCUSES - True followers of Jesus are doers - NO EXCUSES - Doers love God -NO EXCUSES - Doers share the gospel & make disciplesNO EXCUSES - But First...IS NO EXCUSE!NO EXCUSES - Desiring the world...IS NO EXCUSE!NO EXCUSES - Being young...IS NO EXCUSE!NO EXCUSES - Being weak...IS NO EXCUSE!GOSPEL — Salvation is through faithGOSPEL - Works are evidence of true salvation (faith)GOSPEL - Believe and confess equals faith & worksGOSPEL - Faith leads to Jesus as Lord (of our works)GOSPEL - Knowledge does not saveGOSPEL - Faith and works modeled by the early churchGOSPEL - Doers (true disciples) are known by their fruitBAPTISM - What is it?BAPTISM - Why we do itBAPTISM - When we do itBAPTISM - Is sharing the gospelBAPTISM - Is a symbolBAPTISM - Is part of maturingBAPTISM - What is next?BIBLE - The Bible is foreverBIBLE - The Bible show us JesusBIBLE - The Bible gives lifeBIBLE - The Bible guides my life
BIBLE - The Bible changes me from the inside outBIBLE - The Bible corrects and teaches meBIBLE - The Bible helps me growPRAYER - How to prayPRAYER - PRAISE - Remembering God is in controlPRAYER - REPENT - When you need help doing what is rightPRAYER - ASK - pray for the work of the gospelPRAYER - YIELD - Pray for Gods willPRAYER - Keep praying...be persistent in prayer!PRAYER - Do not pray like this!FELLOWSHIP - Love one anotherFELLOWSHIP - Encourages maturityFELLOWSHIP - Stronger togetherFELLOWSHIP - Pursues unity & is others focusedFELLOWSHIP - Helps those strugglingFELLOWSHIP - What does it look like?FELLOWSHIP - Avoid fellowship with unbelieversWORSHIP - Worship is living with Jesus as LordWORSHIP - We were made to worshipWORSHIP - Changes our perspectiveWORSHIP GOD - For who He isWORSHIP GOD - For what he has doneWORSHIP GOD - To point others to himWORSHIP - Can only come from a pure heartGIVING - Is part of our worshipGIVING - To God because it is HisGIVING - We are commanded to giveGIVING - Give cheerfullyGIVING - God Blesses those who giveGIVING - God moves powerfully through givingGIVING - Heart Check!
SERVING - Because He saved usSERVING - Like Jesus servedSERVING - Equipped by GodSERVING - Through our GiftsSERVING - Serve God by serving othersSERVING - Points others to JesusServing - Requires sacrificeFASTING - Seeking God above all elseFASTING - As you wait on the LordFASTING - As part of repentanceFASTING - As you petition the LordFASTING - On behalf of othersFASTING - With right motivesFASTING - Jesus satisfiesCOMMUNION - As a regularly practiced disciplineCOMMUNION - The passover part 1COMMUNION - The passover part 2COMMUNION - A look backward to remember God’s giftCOMMUNION - A look inward for examinationCOMMUNION - Looking outward to proclaim the gospelCOMMUNION - Looking forward to Christ’s returnNO EXCUSES RECAP - Faith and WorksNO EXCUSES RECAP - FruitNO EXCUSES RECAP - Keep growing to stay on guardNO EXCUSES RECAP - Stay FocusedNO EXCUSES RECAP - Share the GospelNO EXCUSES RECAP - BE BOLD!NO EXCUSES RECAP - PassionFAMILY TREE - The family of JesusFAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - Abraham
FAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - IsraelFAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - JudahFAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - DavidFAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - RahabFAMILY TREE - The family of Jesus - John the BaptistON THE MOVE - Journey of a young JesusON THE MOVE - Jesus in Bethlehem pt. 1ON THE MOVE - Jesus in Bethlehem pt. 2ON THE MOVE - Jesus in EgyptON THE MOVE - Jesus in NazarethON THE MOVE - Jesus in GalileeON THE MOVE - Jesus, Rescuer in JerusalemMOMENTS THAT MATTER - Forerunner Pt 1MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Forerunner Pt 2MOMENTS THAT MATTER - Virgin BirthMOMENTS THAT MATTER - Visited by ShepherdsMOMENTS THAT MATTER - Gifts from KingsMOMENTS THAT MATTER - Mourning the innocentMOMENTS THAT MATTER - Rejected by his ownPROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to ZechariahPROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to MaryPROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to JosephPROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to ShepherdsPROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to SimeonChristmas Day Devotion - Needle in a HaystackPROCLAIMED - Angel proclaims to AbrahamNAMES OF JESUS: Price of PeaceNAMES OF JESUS: Immanuel - God with usNAMES OF JESUS: Rescuer and SalvationNAMES OF JESUS: Our RighteousnessNAMES OF JESUS: Savior