Life on Mission
This is what “generous giving” really means : “John 3:16 ” For God So Loved … that He GAVE His Only begotten Son…” As the saying goes you cannot love with giving. 11You will be enriched in every way to be generous on every occasion, and your giving through us will produce thanksgiving to God. 12For this ministry of service is not only supplying the needs of the saints, but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanksgiving to God.… (2 Cor. 9:11-12) Romans 12:8 if it is encouraging, let…
The Life on Mission series was focused primarily on what we should do as individuals to lead others to Christ. We are not just individuals on mission, but together we are a church on mission.
The power of God comes into our life when we pray.
Disciples grow to become more like Jesus. Galatians 5:22-23 states “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” When we grow, the fruit of the spirit is more evident in our lives.
We need to share the good news about God to help others have a relationship with God.
Serving is a key to fulfilling God’s mission. Mark 10:43b – 45 states whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be slave of all. For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” People on mission don’t close their eyes and they don’t ignore those in need. They have compassion, but also express…
We need to connect with other people and not form isolated communities composed of just Christians. Jesus modeled the way that we should interact with others in Matthew 9:9-12.
We are here on Earth because we have a mission. And we have a mission because God has a mission. John 3:16 tells us about God’s mission: “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. God leaves us on Earth to finish his mission.