May 3, 2015

Ephesians 5:21-6:9 – House Rules Part I Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will have the perspective that our Christian life carries over into our home life. 2) We will willingly submit ourselves wholeheartedly to the authorities that God…

April 26, 2015

Ephesians 5:15-20 – Living Wisely Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will seek to take each step of our daily lives wisely, carefully. 2) We will be good stewards of the blessings and resources God places in front of…

April 19, 2015

Ephesians 5:8-14 – Living in the Light Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will not be content to live in darkness. 2) We will take on the adventure of discovery what we can do to please God. 3) We…

April 12, 2015

Ephesians 5:3-7 – Improper Behavior Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will not see God’s expectations as a list of rules, but as a way of life consistent with our new identity. 2) We will be aware that gross…

April 5, 2015

Romans 6:4-7 – Resurrection Life Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will see ourselves as living the resurrection life of Jesus both now and forever. 2) We will remind ourselves that the power our old lives had over us…

March 29, 2015

Ephesians 5:1-2 – Walking in His Footsteps Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will make as our purpose the reflecting of our heavenly Father. We will desire that people see Him in us. 2) We will remind ourselves of…

March 22, 2015

Ephesians 4:25-32 – New Way of Communicating Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will make healthy relationships within the body a high priority. 2) We will not be satisfied to just be ourselves, unless the “ourselves” have been transformed…

March 15, 2015

Ephesians 4:20-24 – Putting On This New Self Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will accept the fact that becoming a believer does change our identity, but doesn’t automatically change our thinking patterns. 2) We will begin the discipling…

March 8, 2015

Ephesians 4:17-19 – Getting Rid of an Old Way of Life Main Point: If we believe this passage is the Word of God, then what should be different about our lives? 1) We will emphasize transformational ministry. We will emphasize transformation in ministry. This means we will not put undo stress on behavior, but rather…