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The main thrust of this passage is that if we live our life pursuing trivial things, even trivial things that seem & sound spiritual then we'll never mature enough to leave behind anything more than a trivial legacy. Paul outlines a way for Timothy to continue to move beyond the trivial things to pursue the things that matter - and to leave behind a lasting legacy for Jesus.
A Healthy Church is Marked by: Biblical Direction. Biblical Direction is displayed through: 1. Christ-Centered Preaching - 2. Doctrinal Teaching - 3. God Ordained Pastoring
Larry is an elder of New Life Christian Church. Any commitment in our world involves some form of training. How much more than do we need it in our Christian lives? Larry covers five points in this sermon which will help us to undertake intensive Christian Life training. These points are important because we do live in a constant battle (the forces of God vs. the forces of evil).
Wise people love to be disciplined, trained, taught, corrected, even rebuked.
Jesus set the example of service. Jesus once told his disciples that he came not to be served, but to serve and give his life for others. Want to get better connected with God…? Come along side what God is doing and serve.
Some final thoughts. The great expectation of salvation is transformation. Transformation doesn't happen unless you've been transformed. Transformation doesn't happen by being religious; it happens by being in a relationship. Transformation deosn't happen because you try, it happens because you train.
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