How to Keep from Falling Into the False Teacher Trap Simple Faith (v.6) (A Faith Relationship) Strengthen Faith (v.7) (Keep On Going) Source Our Life in Christ (v.8) (Who is Our Source?) Sufficiency in Christ (v.9-10) (Draw On His Fullness) Don’t let Human Tradition or the Basic Principles of this World be our foundation of […]
False Teachers and False Prophets Savage Wolves Sound Teaching Drowned Out Stability Lost Shipwrecked Don’t let false teachers steal from you. Understand how they behave. Know the scriptures and be on your guard!
What happens to the soul when the body dies? Job 19:26-27 Psalm 17:15 Daniel 12:2-3 John 6:44 John 11:25-26 1 Thessalonians 4:16 If no resurrection… …Christ is still dead (13, 16) …Our preaching is of no value (14) …Your faith is useless (14) …All preachers are liars (15) …Your faith is futile (16) …You are […]
Characteristics of Paul’s Ministry Recognizing Christ’s servant A “Master Jesus” focus. A delight in doing whatever acts of service are necessary, whether large or small. No expectation of open reward or public applause for doing Christ’s work. Find joy in the service, not the results. Servanthood doesn’t come naturally. Characteristics of Paul’s Ministry Suffering Servanthood […]
Paul’s Commitment to Ministry He suffered and we should expect to as well. The Holy Spirit teaches, trains and rebukes us as we mature in Christ. The Struggles: Friendly Fire Pain Mob Dangers Deserted Loneliness Financial Struggles Unfair Situations Bearing Burdens Inadequacy How did Paul keep going? He never got over the wonder of serving […]
Alienation from God Strangership Hostility Reconciliation Results – Colossians 1:19-23 Holy Without Blemish Free from Accusation Be Reconciled to God Sermon by Pastor Rob Lemon Sunday, February 28, 2021
False teachers deny Jesus Christ. Who IS Jesus? Jesus is a Carbon Copy of God (v. 15) Jesus is Chief Over Creation (v. 15) Jesus is the Creator (v. 16-17) Jesus is the Church Designer/Builder (v. 18) Jesus is the Champion Over Death (v. 18) Jesus is Completely God (v. 19) Jesus is the Cross […]