Presentation on theme: "Matthew 7:13-16 Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small."— Presentation transcript:
2 Matthew 7:13-16Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life and only a few find it.
3 The Quest What we believe determines where we go in life. What we believe affects the choices we make in life.Seek GodGo My Own Way
4 The BeginningWhat we believe about creation determines how we view ourselves and how we view life.Know CreatorNo Creator
5 Believe and Obey the Bible The WordWhat we believe about the Bible determines how we live our lives.Believe and Obey the BibleFollow My Own Rules
6 The QuestionWhat we believe about God’s goodness defines our relationship with Him.Trust GodDon’t Trust God
7 The KingWhat we believe about Jesus’ identity determines our path in life.Follow JesusDon’t Follow Jesus
8 The PathThe path we follow in our spiritual journey determines our destination.Accept God’s OfferReject God’s Offer
9 Luke 9:23If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, take up his cross daily and follow Me.
11 Acts 4:12Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved.
12 John 14:6Jesus said, “I am the way the truth and the life, no man comes to the Father except through Me.”
13 The Good News Jesus is not exclusive, He is inclusive. For God so loved the world that He gave … John 3:16God is patient … not wanting anyone to perish … 2 Peter 3:9
14 Believe and Receive“Yet to all who received Him, to those who believed in His name, He gave the right to become children of God.” John 1:12
15 Live Out Your Salvation “Therefore, my dear friend, as you have always obeyed -- not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence -- continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who works in you to will and to act according to his good purpose.” Philippians 2:12-13
16 The Journey Continues . . .God is more than worthy of our effort and what we will discover or what we will be reminded of is more than we can ever imagine.