These Reading Guide Scriptures focus on our response to Sunday's sermon.

Sermon Notes, October 18 Sermon

What is a disciple of Christ? Matt 4:19

A disciple knows and follows Christ

¨ It Begins with Different Priorities – Matt 6:33

¨ It Continues with Different Perspectives – Phil 1:21-24

¨ It Builds On Different Principles – Psalm 15:2-4

A disciple is being changed by Christ

¨ Our Language is Being Changed – 1 Cor 2:13

¨ Our Lifestyle is Being Changed - Eph 4:1-3

¨ Our Legacy is Being Changed – Gal 2:20

A disciple is committed to the mission of Christ

¨ We are committed to the Mission field of our Family - Luke 16:26-28

¨ We are committed to the Mission field of local Community - Acts 1:7-8

¨ We are committed to the Mission field of the World - Acts 1:7-8

 Further Study for the October 18 Sermon

     Message by Tim Walton, Bivocational Teaching Pastor

Consider during this week: Are you a disciple who knows and follows Christ, who is being changed by Christ, who is committed to Christ’s mission?

Monday: Matthew 4:19, 6:33

Tuesday: Philippians 1:21-24;  Psalm 15:2-4

Wednesday: 1 Corinthians 2:13 

Thursday: Ephesians 4:1-3;  Galatians 2:20

Friday: Luke 16:26-28 

Saturday: Acts 1:7-8


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¨ If there is no snow emergency but travel is hazardous, we may have one family-style (no classes, nursery or children’s programming) worship service at 10:30 am.

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