Presentation on theme: "EVERYONE WORSHIPS An idol is whatever you look at and say, in your heart of hearts, “If I have that, then I’ll feel my life has meaning, then I’ll know."— Presentation transcript:
EVERYONE WORSHIPS An idol is whatever you look at and say, in your heart of hearts, “If I have that, then I’ll feel my life has meaning, then I’ll know I have value, then I’ll feel significant and secure.”
EVERYONE WORSHIPS There are many ways to describe that kind of relationship to something, but perhaps the best one is worship. Tim Keller
IDOLATRY Taking some incomplete joy of this world and building your life around it. Keller
IDENTITY DISCIPLE ->God ->One another ->The world
WORSHIP Romans 12:1-2 (947) 1.The root ->Where does it come from. 2.The life ->What is it? 3.The fuel ->How is it sustained?
THE ROOT Worship is a response: -Romans 12:1a
THE ROOT The Gospel -Romans 1: Romans 3:23 -Romans 5:1 -Romans 8:1
THE LIFE Bodies -Romans 12:1b -So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. 1 Cor. 10:31
THE LIFE 1.An act 2.A Lifestyle
THE FUEL Romans 12:2 -Flee conformity to idols. -Pursue transformation.
THE FUEL 1.Face-to-face with God. 2.Time in creation. 3.Fasting. 4.Community 5.Love God with your mind.
RESPONSE 1.Communion 2.Receive Jesus 3.Offering 4.Prayer 5.Body