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Thursday
07/18/2019
31426-2
The Perfect Pastor, Part 2
2 Corinthians 11:1-6
  • You can either focus on the gifts you don't have or seek to use the gifts you do have (making them stronger).

Wednesday
07/17/2019
31426-1
The Perfect Pastor, Part 1
2 Corinthians 11:1-6
In life, you will always have a hostile minority that wants to remind you of your past mistakes, paint a dark picture of your future, and criticize or condemn any attempt you make to do better in life.
Ministry is not just something we do; it is a life... a life of serving.


Tuesday
07/16/2019
31425-3
Who Do You Say That I Am? Part 3
2 Corinthians 11:4
  • As Christians, we should know what we believe and why we believe it. We should be ready to explain to others (or give an answer) what we believe and why we believe it.
  • What you choose to believe about Jesus decides what you believe about God, eternity, faith and the Bible.


Monday
07/15/2019
31425-2
Who Do You Say That I Am? Part 2
2 Corinthians 11:4
  • As Christians, we should know what we believe and why we believe it. We should be ready to explain to others (or give an answer) what we believe and why we believe it.
  • Our pride and our humanity can limit, inhibit and distort our thinking and our understanding of the Scriptures and life.

Friday
07/12/2019
31425-1
Who Do You Say That I Am? Part 1
2 Corinthians 11:4
  • We are not saved by what we 'do' but by what we 'believe'. What we believe should change the 'what we do'.
  • As Christians, we should know what we believe and why we believe it. We should be ready to explain to others (or give an answer) what we believe and why we believe it.

Thursday
07/11/2019
31424-3
Did God Really Say? Part 3
2 Corinthians 11:1-3
  • We should be committed to each other, a local church and to the body of Christ.
  • The enemy of your soul wants to put doubt in you toward the Word of God, the Gospel and the man of God that teaches or shares it.

Wednesday
07/10/2019
31424-2
Did God Really Say? Part 2
2 Corinthians 11:1-3
  • We should be committed to each other, a local church and to the body of Christ.
  • The enemy of your soul wants to put doubt in you toward the Word of God, the Gospel and the man of God that teaches or shares it.

Tuesday
07/09/2019
31424-1
Did God Really Say? Part 1
2 Corinthians 11:1-2
  • We should be committed to each other, a local church and to the body of Christ.
  • The enemy of your soul wants to put doubt in you toward the Word of God, the Gospel and the man of God that teaches or shares it.


Monday
07/08/2019
31423-3
Finishing Well, Heaven in Mind, Heaven in Sight, Pt 3
2 Corinthians 10:14-18
  • The only thing harder than using your gifts is not using your gifts.
  • Fight for the well done and finish well.


Friday
07/05/2019
31423-2
Finishing Well, Heaven in Mind, Heaven in Sight, Pt 2
2 Corinthians 10:14-17
  • We need to tear down the walls of stronghold in our lives.
  • Sometimes we feel trapped in life because God is getting ready to show us something big.

Thursday
07/04/2019
31423-1
Finishing Well, Heaven in Mind, Heaven in Sight, Pt 1
2 Corinthians 10:14-16
  • We are to submit our minds to the Word of God not submit the Word of God to our minds.
  • Sometimes thoughts and feelings are great and good and holy; sometimes they are dark and brooding and torturous.  


Wednesday
07/03/2019
31422-3
The Mind of Christ. Part 3
2 Corinthians 10:13-16
  • God desires that each church become a light house that shares the Gospel with the world. The enemy wants to weaken the church through relationships so it can't.
  • The mind of Christ can sleep in the bottom of a boat in a storm or forgive those who crucify you.

Tuesday
07/02/2019
31422-2
The Mind of Christ. Part 2
2 Corinthians 10:13-15
  • If we only submit to perfect people, we will never have to submit to anyone.
  • Be careful not to give up on what God is doing in your life, your relationships and in your church.

Monday
07/01/2019
31422-1
The Mind of Christ. Part 1
2 Corinthians 10:13-14
  • We should celebrate our victories and remember our spiritual accomplishments.
  • We often forget what we should remember, and we remember what we should forget.

Friday
06/28/2019
31421-3
Quit Dating the Church and Commit, Pt 3
2 Corinthians 10:8-13
  • The more you love in the midst of the battle, the brighter you shine in the midst of a dark world.
  • We should celebrate our victories and remember our spiritual accomplishments.
  • We often forget what we should remember and remember what we should forget.

Thursday
06/27/2019
31421-2
Quit Dating the Church and Commit, Pt 2
2 Corinthians 10:8-11
  • No one does everything well, that is why it takes a team or a body of Christ to walk your faith out and to do church well.
  • The more you love in the midst of the battle, the brighter you shine in the midst of a dark world.

Wednesday
06/26/2019
31421-1
Quit Dating the Church and Commit, Pt 1
2 Corinthians 10:8-10
  • It is your harvest time spiritually.
  • No one does everything well, that is why it takes a team or a body of Christ to walk your faith out and to do church well.

Tuesday
06/25/2019
31420-2
Love is the Battlefield, Part 2
2 Corinthians 10:7-10
  • We can spend our time talking about what is wrong with people or about what is right with them. We should talk about what is good about God and His people.
  • See someone else's weakness or problem as something you can fill in the gap for, pray about and help them with.
  • It should be a constant goal for us each to love each other more.
  • Sow good things into the lives of others. Love others. Encourage others. Forgive and give grace to others. Then you will receive more love, more grace, and more encouragement from others.

Monday
06/24/2019
31420-1
Love is the Battlefield, Part 1
2 Corinthians 10:5-9
  • Your salvation is personal. Your relationship with God is personal. Let the Word of God be personal and let it speak to you.

Friday
06/21/2019
31419-2
Battle Strategies, Part 2
2 Corinthians 10:1-8
  • The more people speak evil of me, the more I should rejoice because it means I am becoming more like Jesus. The more I see a pastor going through evil speaking the more I should know, he is building the kingdom of God.
  • If you only love someone according to their outward appearance, you don't really love them. If you only love them when you agree with them, you don't really love them. If you only love them when neither of you need the grace of God, you don't really love them.
  • Being blessed or having joy is a state of the soul and not a condition of what is going on around you.
  • In the family of God, there will always be some people who do believe in us, encourage us and build us up.
  • It is not a spiritually mature person who keeps a record of offenses, grievances and wrongs.

Thursday
06/20/2019
31419-1
Battle Strategies, Part 1
2 Corinthians 10:1-8
  • In growth and maturity, unconditional love is the test. Even the unbeliever loves when all is going well.


Wednesday
06/19/2019
31418-2
Pop Quiz... Are You Saved? Part 2
2 Corinthians 10:4-7
  • Do not judge people and circumstances only by outward appearances.
  • Do not judge yourself and circumstances only by outward appearances.
  • Happiness is not something you pursue; it is fruit from pursuing God.
  • Peace is not something you pursue; it is fruit from pursuing God.
  • Success is not something you pursue; it is fruit from pursuing God.

Tuesday
06/18/2019
31418-1
Pop Quiz... Are You Saved? Part 1
2 Corinthians 10:4-7
  • Do not judge people and circumstances only by outward appearances.
  • Do not judge yourself and circumstances only by outward appearances.
  • Happiness is not something you pursue; it is fruit from pursuing God.
  • Peace is not something you pursue; it is fruit from pursuing God.
  • Success is not something you pursue; it is fruit from pursuing God.

Monday
06/17/2019
31417-2
Failure is Not an Option, Part 2
2 Corinthians 10:5
  • Most of our spiritual battles take place in our mind.
  • Human reasoning and logic, while a gift and a blessing, must bow down and submit to godly wisdom.

Friday
06/14/2019
31417-1
Failure is Not an Option, Part 1
2 Corinthians 10:5
  • Most of our spiritual battles take place in our mind.

Thursday
06/13/2019
31416-3
Fight the Good Fight, Part 3
2 Corinthians 10:1-4
  • As believers, our battles are spiritual battles.
  • The enemy will consistently attack...
    1. God
    2. The Word of God
    3. The man of God
    4. The house of God
  • God wants to change us until we enter heaven.


Wednesday
06/12/2019
31416-2
Fight the Good Fight, Part 2
2 Corinthians 10:1-4
  • We should all have a goal to speak the truth and to speak the truth in love.
  • As believers, our battles are spiritual battles.
  • Our emotions, our will, and our relationships are places where the battles are in our lives.

Tuesday
06/11/2019
31416-1
Fight the Good Fight, Part 1
2 Corinthians 10:1-4
  • We are all called to love God, love one another and to be nice.
  • We should all have a goal to speak the truth and to speak the truth in love.


Monday
06/10/2019
31415-3
God's Law of Supply & Demand, Part 3
2 Corinthians 9:11-15
  • When we give, we help meet the needs of others and cause other people to thank God.
  • We should trust God with our lives and our finances. When we give, it shows our obedience. Our lack of giving shows our lack of thankfulness and lack of obedience.


Friday
06/07/2019
31415-2
God's Law of Supply & Demand, Part 2
2 Corinthians 9:10-12
  • The act of giving makes us generous. The more we give, the more generous we become.
  • Receiving from God is both a blessing and a test.
  • When we give, we help meet the needs of others and cause other people to thank God.

Thursday
06/06/2019
31415-1
God's Law of Supply & Demand, Part 1
2 Corinthians 9:6-10
  • The act of giving makes us generous. The more we give, the more generous we become.


Wednesday
06/05/2019
31414-3
Sowing for a Good Harvest, Part 3
2 Corinthians 9:7-8
  • God expects His people to support His work.
  • Disobedience in giving financially breaks down Gods system of protection and blessings. It tears down the hedge.
  • Your attitude toward giving reveals a lot about you... your heart, 'your attitude of gratitude' or thankfulness.
  • If you love God and want to obey Him, you will give regularly, freely, and generously.

Tuesday
06/04/2019
31414-2
Sowing for a Good Harvest, Part 2
2 Corinthians 9:6-7
  • If you sow good things, you will reap good things. Remember when sowing, we reap in the same measure that we sow.
  • Giving financially improves your life, improves your heart and strengthens your desire and ability to do what is right and good.
  • God expects His people to support His work.

Monday
06/03/2019
31414-1
Sowing for a Good Harvest, Part 1
2 Corinthians 9:6
  • If you sow good things, you will reap good things. Remember when sowing, we reap in the same measure that we sow.
  • Giving financially improves your life, improves your heart and strengthens your desire and ability to do what is right and good.

Friday
05/31/2019
31413-2
The Most Powerful Seed, Part 2
2 Corinthians 9:6
  • To give or not to give is the battle between the dark, selfish part of us and the godly generous part of us. When we give, the good part of us wins and becomes stronger, when we don't give, the bad part of us wins and grows stronger.
  • Sowing and reaping are laws like the law of gravity and these laws cannot and will not be broken.
  • Sow good seeds and expect a good harvest in your life and in your relationships.

Thursday
05/30/2019
31413-1
The Most Powerful Seed, Part 1
2 Corinthians 9:6
  • To give or not to give is the battle between the dark, selfish part of us and the godly generous part of us. When we give, the good part of us wins and becomes stronger, when we don't give, the bad part of us wins and grows stronger.
  • Sowing and reaping are laws like the law of gravity and these laws cannot and will not be broken.
  • Sow good seeds and expect a good harvest in your life and in your relationships.

Wednesday
05/29/2019
31412-2
Feed the Need, Part 2
2 Corinthians 9:1-6
  • We should encourage people to give.
  • To give or not to give is the battle between the dark, selfish part of us and the godly generous part of us. When we give, the good part of us wins and becomes stronger. When we don't give, the bad part of us wins and grows stronger.

Tuesday
05/28/2019
31412-1
Feed the Need, Part 1
2 Corinthians 9:1-2
  • We were born with the need to give.

Monday
05/27/2019
31411-3
Is It More Blessed to Give than Receive? Pt 3
2 Corinthians 8:18-24
  • We should give for the glory of God and help spread His Word and the Good News.
  • Since you are being blessed, be a blessing.
  • As much as you can, avoid things that look bad.

Friday
05/24/2019
31411-2
Is It More Blessed to Give than Receive? Pt 2
2 Corinthians 8:18-21
  • We should give for the glory of God and help spread His Word and the Good News.
  • Since you are being blessed, be a blessing.
  • As much as you can, avoid things that look bad.

Thursday
05/23/2019
31411-1
Is It More Blessed to Give than Receive? Pt 1
2 Corinthians 8:17-18
  • God desires to change the way we think of money and possessions.
  • You are created with an unquenchable desire to be a blessing to others.

Wednesday
05/22/2019
31410-2
God So Loved the World, Part 2
2 Corinthians 8:13-18
  • Giving financially to God connects your secular life with your spiritual life, your secular work with your holy work, and your eternal life with your temporal life.
  • Spending money to share the Gospel is one of the best uses of money.

Tuesday
05/21/2019
31410-1
God So Loved the World, Part 1
2 Corinthians 8:13-16
  • God will meet our needs as we help to meet the needs of others.
  • Giving financially to God connects your secular life with your spiritual life, your secular work with your holy work, and your eternal life with your temporal life.
  • Spending money to share the Gospel is one of the best uses of money.

Monday
05/20/2019
31409-2
Is Work a Curse or a Four Letter Word? Pt 2
2 Corinthians 8:12-13
  • When we tithe or we give, we are responding to God's Word and telling our money where to go. We are putting God in charge of our finances. When we don't tithe or give, our money is telling us where it goes, and we are putting money in charge of our lives.
  • Every time we eat bread, we are experiencing the provision of God, the grace of God and part of the removal of the curse.
  • Giving financially to God connects your secular life with your spiritual life, your secular work with your Holy work, your eternal life with your temporal life.

Friday
05/17/2019
31409-1
Is Work a Curse? Pt 1
2 Corinthians 8:12
  • Only God really owns everything. The rest of us hold it but for a little while as a test between sharing and selfishness, between love or greed.
  • When we tithe or we give, we are responding to God's Word and telling our money where to go. We are putting God in charge of our finances. When we don't tithe or give, our money is telling us where it goes, and we are putting money in charge of our lives.