2020 THEME: TRUTH
TITLE: Back to the Future
Scripture: Romans 10:9-17
“What we do in life echoes in eternity.” (Quote from Gladiator)
I. THE CHALLENGE FROM THE PAST
“I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.” (Jim Carrey)
II. THE CHALLENGE FOR THE FUTURE
“Only one life will soon be past; only what’s done for Christ will last.”
Every follower of Jesus is called (to leverage) his or her life for the (cause of Christ).
Romans 10: 9-17
1. It is a call to (listen to the gospel) and then to (surrender our lives) to Jesus.
2. Note the progression found in verses 14-17.
“The world has yet to see what God can do in and with and through a man who is wholly committed to Him. I want to be that man.” D.L. Moody
Next Year’s theme: (Life on the Edge)
A wasted life according to Pastor John Piper:
1) A life without (passion) for the supremacy of God in all things.
2) A life lived not for (the glory of God).
3) A life lived without weaving God into our (eating and drinking).
4) A life lived when we don’t pray and think and dream and plan and work toward (magnifying God) in all spheres of life.
“The one who fears God need fear nothing else.” John Wesley
Theme: Life on the Edge / Series: Life Matters
Title: Same Old, Same Old- Eccl. 1:1-11