Sunday, February 19, 2017

Something for the Journey

Sermon Text: Mark 6: 8 He charged them to take nothing for the journey except a staff—no bread, no bag, no money in their belts…
Sermon Title: Something for the Journey

Move 1: You need money for the journey. Vs. 8 He charged them to take nothing for the journey…no bread, no bag, no money…
Next step connection: Need money for the journey?...tithe challenge and sign up with the financial coaches…

Move 2: Don’t wait to be accepted on this journey vs. 11 …if any place will not receive you and they will not listen to you, when you leave shake off the dust that is on your feet…

Move 3: Use your authority on journey. Vs. 13 And they cast out demons and anointed with oil many who were sick and healed them.
Next step connection question: If you lack that power, you are not saved or feel disconnected then check the box.

Life Application:
1.  Tell your story
2.  Get a story to tell…give your life to Christ

3.  Get connected 

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Get Your Story Straight

Sermon Text: Luke 13: 11, 12 … a woman was there crippled by a [disabling spirit ESV] spirit for eighteen years… ” Woman you are set free from your infirmity [disability ESV]”

Sermon Title: Get Your Story Straight!

Point 1: Endure the talk of your story vs 11 and a woman was there who had been crippled by a spirit for eighteen years…

Point 2: Endeavor to move forward vs. 12 …When Jesus saw her he called her…

Point 3: Stand erect! vs. 13 Then he put his hands on her, and immediately she straightened up…


Point 4: Create an echo chamber vs. 13 immediately she praised God [ESV she glorified God]

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Just Do It! The Seed

Sermon Text: Hebrews 11: 17(b) He who had received promises was about to sacrifice his one and only son,

Sermon Title: Just Do it! The Seed

Point 1: The seed must be sown Genesis 18: 10 – 12 Then the Lord said, I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son. Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him. (11) Abraham and Sarah were already old and well advanced in years and Sarah was past the age of childbearing. (12) So Sarah laughed to herself as she thought, After I am worn out and my master is old, will I now have this pleasure?”

Point 2: The soil must be good Genesis 18: 14 Is anything too hard for the Lord? I will return to you at the appointed time next year and Sarah will have a son.”

Matt 13: 5ff A famer went out to sow his seed. (4) As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up. (5) Some fell on rocky places, where it did not have much soil. It sprang up quickly, because the soil was shallow. (6) But when the sun came up, the plants scorched, and they withered because they had no root. (7) Other seed fell among thorns, which grew up and choked the plants. (8) Still other seed fell on good soil, where it produced a crop—a hundred, sixty or thirty times what was sown.

Point 3: The sacrifice must be right vs.17(b) He who had received promises was about to sacrifice his one and only son,

John 12: 24 I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds.

Rom 11: 16 if the first is holy then the lump [rest] is holy… God gave his first fruit, which was Jesus according to James 1: 18

Life Application [why--to obey God’s word, grow your faith which pleases God, receive your blessings for being obedient:
1.  Sow your first fruit today
2.  Now that you have heard the word plan to do it little by little before Resurrection Sunday

3.  Also sow love, kindness, trust in God

Sunday, January 22, 2017

The 90 10 Principle Remix: The Test!

Sermon Text: Hebrews 11: 19 Abraham reasoned that God could raise the dead, and figuratively speaking, he did receive Isaac back from the death.
Sermon Title: The 90 10 Principle Remix: The Test!

Point 1: The test has a purpose in your life vs. 18 even though God had said to him, ‘It is through Isaac that you’re your offspring will be reckoned.
Formula:
A. First there is the…
B. Then it’s the requisite…
C. Next it’s the test…


Point 2: The test is about your future God uses your present vs 18 even though God had said to him, ‘It is through Isaac that you’re your offspring will be reckoned.

Point 3: The test is a two-way test Malachi 3: 10 Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse…Test me in this, “says the Lord Almighty, and see it I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that you will not have room enough for it.

Definition: Reason & Offered

Life Application:
1.  Put God to the test…
2.  Put God to the test…

3.  Put your budget to the test…

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Pastor T imprint teaching

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Text: Gen 26:15-22

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Point 1: Keep digging - vs. 1Now there was a famine in the land

Point 2: Keep decidingvs. 17 So Isaac moved away from there and encamped in the Valley of Gerar, where he settled

Point 3: Keep declaringvs. 18 Isaac reopened the wells that had been dug in the time of his father Abraham, which the Philistines had stopped up after Abraham died, and he gave them the same names his father had given them.

Point 4: Keep dependingvs. 22 He moved on from there and dug another well, and no one quarreled over it. He named it Rehoboth,[e] saying, “Now the Lord has given us room and we will flourish in the land.”

Point 5: Keep your destinyvs. 3 Stay in this land for a while, and I will be with you and will bless you. For to you and your descendants I will give all these lands and will confirm the oath I swore to your father Abraham.

Life Application:

·         Just Do It

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Increase my Faith

Sermon Text: 2 Chronicles 20: 20  
Sermon Title: Increase My Faith 

Point 1: Called for a fast vs. 3 Alarmed, Jehoshaphat resolved toinquire of the Lord, and proclaimed a fast for all Judah.
Point 2: They got in the face of God vs. 5, 6 the Jehoshaphat stood in the assembly of Judah and Jerusalem at the temple…(6) O Lord
Point 3: They faced their enemy’svs 15, 16 …This is what the Lord says to you: “Do not be afraid or discouraged because of this vast army. For the battle is not yours, but God’s. (16) Tomorrow march down to them… (17) you will nothave to fight
Point 4: They increased their faithvs 20 Early the next morning they left for the Desert of Tekoa…Listen to me, Judah and people of Jerusalem! Have faith in the Lord your God
Point 5: They praised God with their fellow leader’s vs 21 …Jehoshaphat appointed men to sing to the Lord and praise him for the splendor of his holiness…Give thanks to the Lord, for his mercy endures forever.”
Point 6: The enemy fell in disarray vs 23 …they helped to destroy one another
Point 7: God filled their needs to overflow vs 25 …There was so much plunder it took three days to collect it

+Geoffrey V. Dudley, Sr.
Bishop Geoffrey V. Dudley, Sr., D.Min.
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