Sunday’s sermon focused on what God might do if we seek to glorify him in our relationships; inside and outside the church.
Ice Breaker: Looking back on this ENTIRE sermon series, how has God been answering the question “What Might God Do” in your life and faith?
READ Matthew 22:34-40.
READ 1 John 4:19-21.
Many of the spiritual disciplines discussed in this sermon series are primarily “vertical” in their application, meaning they are used to sharpen our knowledge of God and help us commune more closely with him. However, Gospel-centered community plays out primarily in our "horizontal" relationships.
Community was defined as, “partnership, sharing life, and spiritual fellowship”.
READ Acts 2:44-47
Hospitality is defined as, loving the stranger or meeting the stranger at the gate.
“Self-centeredness is the great saboteur of Gospel-usefulness.”
READ Romans 5:8
In closing, read John 13:34-35 together