A Kingdom Not of this World (John 18:33-40)

Key Idea: We must forsake the kingdom of self and embrace the kingdom of Christ, because that is far better. 1. Forsake the Kingdom of Self Our desires become ultimate. People become objects to use. 2. Embrace the Kingdom of Christ He offers a better King. He offers better joys. He offers a better way – people to love. He offers better purpose....

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Living Faithfully for Christ in a World Opposed to Christ - Part 6 (John 17:14-19)

Key Idea: To live faithfully for Christ in a world opposed to Christ we must be in the world, but not of the world, for the purpose of witnessing to the world. I. We must be in the world… II. …but not of the world… III. …for the purpose of witnessing to the world We are on a mission to witness; and that witness is seen in our unity. A. A mission to witness B. A witness of unity Main focus: Our unity must be a priority, because our witness for Christ is a necessity.......

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Living Faithfully for Christ in a World Opposed to Christ - Part 5 (John 17:14-19)

We must be in the world… Living in a world that hates us …but not of the world… Informed and transformed …for the purpose of witnessing to the worldWe must not respond in – Isolation – Assimilation – Sinful Confrontation – Apprehension (fear and worry) Main Focus: We are on a mission to witness; and that witness is seen in our unity. A. A mission to witness – Our mission should help us understand and see life more clearly – Examples: We see people through the lens of mission; we see circumstances through......

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