Presentation on theme: "Mission Statement A loving church that unloved people love to attend by living out our Christianity in our communities."— Presentation transcript:
Mission Statement A loving church that unloved people love to attend by living out our Christianity in our communities.
Missional Community A community of Christ followers, on mission with God in obedience to the Holy Spirit that demonstrates (Lives out) and declares the Gospel of Jesus Christ to a specific people group.
Missional Community Elders & leaders equipping the saints to live this out in the natural flow of their everyday lives create Missional Community.
Missional Community And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ: Till we all come in the unity of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, unto a perfect man, unto the measure of the stature of the fulness of Christ: Ephesians 4:11 -13
Full of Grace & Truth John 1:1-19
Full of Grace & Truth The Christian believes that there is a personal God, Creator and Ruler of the universe, a God who is infinite, eternal and unchangeable. So when the Christian says that Jesus Christ is God, or when he says that he believes in the "deity of Christ," he means that that same person who is known to history as Jesus of Nazareth existed, before He became man, from all eternity as infinite, eternal and unchangeable God, the second person of the holy Trinity. God incarnated: Fully God and fully man J. Gresham Machen
Full of Grace & Truth Special Grace: Prevention Grace: God initiative to redeem the sinner (John 1:29 Hear comes the lamb of God taking away the sins of man) Efficacious Grace: God purpose for redemption back to Him that is eternally Irresistible Grace: Drawing us to Him Sufficient Grace: Redeem power of Jesus Christ for those saved by it fully
Full of Grace & Truth Truth: Jesus himself is truth and this means He is the reliable path to God.
Full of Grace & Truth Truth Word: is from him and is Him given to us (John1: 1-4, Isaiah 40:8, 1 Peter 1:4) Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth 2 Timothy 2:15 Life: genuine and integrity (John 14:6) Jesus is genuinely all righteousness, integrity, loyalty, faithfulness and sinless at the same time. Holy spirit: in us the comfort