- Matthew 14:22-33
- Romans 10:7-12, 14, 16
Video: My Hope Is Built on Nothing Less
- What is your excuse for not having quiet time?
- Matthew 14:13a
- Why did Jesus need to be alone?
- What excuse keeps you from going to Jesus?
- Matthew 14:13b
- Why did the crowd follow Jesus?
- What excuses keeps you from showing compassion?
- Matthew 14:14
- What excuses keeps you from action?
- Matthew 14:15
- What excuse do you give to Jesus?
- Matthew 14:16-17
- Jesus works with their flimsy excuses.
- Matthew 14:18
- Jesus reveals His Kingdom
- Matthew 14:20-21
- Dr. Roger Hahn
- When Your Excuses Work
- The Kingdom may begin small, but its final result is large.
- It is worth any price to become a part of the Kingdom.
- The Kingdom look should be your beauty and most prized possession.
- The Kingdom look lets God judge.
- The Kingdom look “gets it.”
- The Kingdom look shakes the world.
- The Kingdom of Heaven is like:
- Veronkia Scott
- Robby Elmers
- Childish: No matter what is offered, fault is found.
- Childlike: Seeks wisdom to produce results.
- Childish: Think they’re wise and clever.
- Childlike: Embraces with simplicity.
- Childish: Rests in Jesus.
Which are you?
Scriptures Readings referenced
- Acts 2: 1-21
- 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13
- Pentecost breaks the racial barrier.
- Pentecost breaks the language barrier.
- Pentecost breaks the sex barrier.
- Pentecost breaks the generational barrier.
Guest Speaker: Joseph Roethlisberger
Transforming lives through the love of Christ