Never-Ending Difference

Date: July 28th, 2019
Speaker: Student’s Pastor – Noah Bowlin
Scripture: Colossians 4:5-18 [NASB]

Life Lesson: When we leave a legacy of faith with our life, we make a never-ending difference for the Kingdom of God.

1.  Faithful in the Present
     – Your actions for Jesus are never wasted time.
2.  Redeemed from the Past
     – The mystery of the Gospel is that God knows us completely, and still loves us unconditionally.
3.  Hopeful for the Future
     – God doesn’t always take away our problems, struggles, and life issues in this lifetime.  However, he does promise to never leave us or forsake us when we struggle.

Relationships are Essential

Date: July 21st, 2019
Speaker: Associate Pastor – Beau Waldrep
Scripture: Colossians 3:18 – 4:4 [ESV]

Life Lesson: Relationships are essential to fulfilling God’s purpose for our life.

  • Healthy family relationships reflect the love of our good Father.
  • Hard work testifies to our love for our sacrificial Savior.
  • The Gospel provides access to the mysterious love from our Redeemer.

The Chosen Children of God

Date: July 14th, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Colossians 3:5 – 17 [NASB]

Life Lesson: As the chosen children of God, we are to follow a better path than the world around us.

1.  Put the Old Self Aside
2.  Put on the New Self
3.  Make No Distinction
4.  Do It in Jesus Name

Take the High Road

Date: July 7th, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Colossians 2:18 – 3:4 [NASB]

Life Lesson: In Christ, we find someone truly looking out for our best interests.
The Agendas of World Centered People
   1.  External controls
   2.  Internal confusion
   3.  Self-made religion
The Freedom to Live for Christ Followers
   1.  Guaranteed growth from God
   2.  Mental clarity
   3.  Glory of a life hidden in Christ

All We Need

Date: June 30th, 2019
Speaker: Children’s Pastor – Stephen Makcen
Scripture: Colossians 2:9-17 [HCSB]

Life Lesson: In Christ, we have been given all we need.

   1.  In Him we have been set apart.
   2.  In Him we have been made alive.
   3.  In Him we are victorious.

So Walk In Him

Date: June 23rd, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Colossians 2:1-10 [NASB]

Life Lesson: In Christ, we find the answers to the mysteries of life.

   1.  Treasure Him
   2.  Walk in Him
   3.  Worship Him

What I Work For

Date: June 16th, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Colossians 1:24-29 [NASB]

Life Lesson:

2 words that describe our life as fathers:
   1.  Steward
   2.  Minister
Steward:
“How can I be a good steward of what God has entrusted to me?”
   – I work hard at what I am given
   – I sacrifice my desires
   – I invest in what I can
Minister:
“How can I become a minister in my home, work, church?”
   – I do my part on behalf of others
   – I seek the benefit of others
   – I instruct with wisdom
How?
“Christ in you, the hope of glory!” – Colossians 1:27

And He Is

Date: June 9th, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Colossians 1:15-23 [NASB]

Life Lesson: Jesus is everything we need to know about God…and then some.

Jesus is:
1.    God Revealed
2.    First
3.    The Creator
4.    The Authority
5.    Why We Exist
6.    The Head of the Church
7.    The Firstborn from the Dead
8.    Reconciler
9.    Patient
10.  The Only Hope of Salvation

Rescued

Date: June 2nd, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Colossians 1:1-14 [NASB]

Life Lesson: Through Christ, we have been Rescued from the domain of darkness, and transferred into His kingdom.
1.  By God’s Grace and Peace
2.  A Response of Thankfulness
3.  A Life Pleasing to Jesus