SERMON NOTES (click arrow to the right to open)
If you really believe, you can’t live an ordinary life. How we answer the two questions below will determine how we live. The right answers to these questions are the way we become free from self and therefore free to fully follow Christ.
1. Who do you say Jesus is?
2. Who does Jesus say you are?
Are you a vulture or a hummingbird? Vultures wake up and look for the rotten stuff, all the bad things going on in the world. Hummingbirds wake up and look for the “sweet stuff,” the good things that are happening.
Although there are many terrible things going on in the world, God is working in mighty ways such as:
• Church planting movements in Baghdad have increased from 13 to 67 since 9-11.
• Bible translation techniques have greatly improved resulting in every people group having a translation in less than 30 years.
• Teens that went to Guatemala in June on a mission trip are reporting changed