Do You Also Wish To Go Away?

John 6:32-69 Then Jesus turns to the 12 disciples and asks, “Do you also wish to go away?” This is the question the people of this world need to answer Do you believe that Jesus died for you and are you willing to receive Him in fellowship? Or do you find this too far-fetched to believe, and wish to go away. How you answer this question determines your future –whether you live a life according…

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The Mighty Catch of Jesus

We are all eligible to cast a net, we do not have to be perfect for God to use us. We don’t have to be perfect to love people. And so our task is to do so – go into the world and cast love everywhere. It isn’t creeds, policies, doctrine, theology that catches fish – it is love!! Because God first loves us we CAN love others

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The Compassion Of Jesus

Includes Children’s Time. If we were to summarize the entire character of Christ in reference to ourselves it could be this: “He was moved with compassion”. Compassion is defined as a sympathetic consciousness of others’ distress together with a desire to alleviate it. Compassion is love based, it has to be. Everything Jesus did was done out of compassion for the people. His journey from heaven to the cross was a journey of compassion.

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The Math of Jesus

Includes Children’s Time This is the math of Jesus, He loves multiplying. He takes the little we offer and multiplies it to meet greater needs. He blesses us beyond all measure. He doesn’t just provide, He over supplies. Jesus tells the disciples to fed the crowd, then He provides for them the food to do what He asked of them.

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The Vision of Jesus

INCLUDES CHILDREN’S TIME On this day two blind men heard Jesus was near and they pursued Him. They followed Him into a house because they could see that Jesus was the one they needed!!They may have been physically blind but they were spiritually sighted!!And they pursued Jesus, oh that we would all see like this!

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The Generosity of Jesus

INCLUDES CHILDREN’S TIME Shall we consider the farmer and his technique. Some may call him careless and wasteful but others might describe him as generously sowing. We see this outcome in the 10 lepers. Jesus generously heals them all but only 1 returns to give thanks. Just the same Jesus just pours out his mercy without concerning himself about their responses – the type of soil their hearts have. He generously sows mercy even to…

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Jesus Is Our Friend

Ecclesiastes 4:9-12;John 15: 12 -17 Where would we be without friends? Each of us has been blessed throughout our lives with friends. Friendship is a gift from God. God is love and we are made in God’s image so we too are creatures of love. God has wired us to love; friends are people we chose to love. Jesus said You are my friends if you do what I command; what he commands is that…

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Jesus Is Light

In our lives we hide things in deep dark places of our soul, hoping no one will see them, hoping we will forget them. Jesus dares to shine on them so that they are exposed and when brought into the light they are destroyed. The light of Christ isn’t just about seeing clearly, improving our spiritual vision but the light of Christ is life.

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