SERMON SERIES

Embrace Geneva's Future:

Pentecost, Trinity Sunday and Making Disciples

June 5 - Sept 25, 2022

Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Texts: Genesis 11:1-9; Psalm 104:24-34; Acts 2:1-21; and John 14:8-17;
2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 
BIG IDEA: As disciples of Christ, we bear fruitful differences and faithful unity.
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31; Psalm 8; Romans 5:1-5;
John 16:12-15
BIG IDEA: Trust God. Obey God. There is no other way to be an effective disciple.
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Isaiah 65:1-9; Psalm 22:19-28; Galatians 3:23-29; and Luke 8:26-39
BIG IDEA: Followers of Jesus have power to be and do the things of God.
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  1 Kings 19:15-16, 19-21; Psalm 16; Galatians 5:1, 13-25; and Luke9:51-62
BIG IDEA: Being a disciple is all about heeding Jesus’ call to follow him.
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Isaiah 66:10-14; Psalm 66:1-9; Galatians 6:1-16; Luke 10:1-11, 16-20
BIG IDEA: Do you see yourself as both a disciple and laborer? Why or why not?
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Deuteronomy 30:9-14; Psalm 25:1-10; Colossians 1:1-14; Luke 10:25-37 
BIG IDEA: Really, it’s all about loving your neighbor?
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Genesis 18:1-10a; Psalm 15; Colossians 1:15-28; Luke 10:38-42 
BIG IDEA: Worry is a distraction to being a disciple and making disciples.
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Genesis 18:20-32; Psalm 138; Colossians 2:6-19; Luke 11:1-13
BIG IDEA: The Lord’s Prayer is the framework for being a disciple and making disciples.
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-23; Psalm 49:1-12;
Colossians 3:1-11; Luke 12:13-21 
BIG IDEA: Hoarding to save your life is a dead end.

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Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Genesis 15:1-6; Psalm 33:12-22; Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16; Luke 12:32-40
BIG IDEA: Faith is the assurance of things hoped for and the conviction of things not seen.
Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Jeremiah 23:23-29; Psalm 82; Hebrews 11:29-12:2; Luke 12:49-56 
BIG IDEA: Consistently looking to Jesus builds one’s stamina.

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Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Isaiah 58:9b-14; Psalm 103:1-8; Hebrews 12:18-29; Luke 13:10-17 
BIG IDEA: The kingdom of God is now and not yet

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Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Matthew 16:18
Guest Preacher Rubens Muzio from Brazil

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Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Psalm 1; Philemon 1-21; Luke 14:25-33 
BIG IDEA: Thankfulness leads to actions befitting a disciple.
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Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Exodus 32:7-14, Psalm 51:1-10, 1 Timothy 1:12-17, Luke 15:1-10
BIG IDEA: Being an example leads others to adopt similar words and behaviors.

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Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Amos 8:4-7; Psalm 113; 1 Timothy 2:1-7; Luke 16:1-13
BIG IDEA: Pray, pray, and pray some more.

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Texts: Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Psalm 51:1-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10; and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

Big Idea: Do not let good intentions fritter away into nothing at all. 
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TEXTS:  Amos 6:1a, 4-7; Psalm 146; 1 Timothy 6:6-19;
Luke 16:19-31 
BIG IDEA: Rest in God and God's promises

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