What is church all about?

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What is church all about?. Thinking through who we are. Our Primary Purpose. Making disciples - Matthew 28:19-21 - 2 Timothy 2:2 Two Aspects - Discipleship (Build One another Up) (Ephesians 4:1-3, 1 Thessalonians 5:11) - Outreach (Evangelical Church!) - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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What is church all about?

What is church all about?Thinking through who we are...Our Primary PurposeMaking disciples- Matthew 28:19-21- 2 Timothy 2:2

Two Aspects - Discipleship (Build One another Up)(Ephesians 4:1-3, 1 Thessalonians 5:11)- Outreach (Evangelical Church!)(2 Timothy 4:1-5, 1 Peter 3:14-15)Our Points of PrincipleThe Bible is Gods Word (2 Timothy 3:16-17)- It has the final say in all matters- Everyone is responsible for interpreting it (Acts 17:11)

The Holy Spirit is Essential (1 Corinthians 6:19-20)- Everyone has a role (1 Corinthians 12:7)- You have another purpose (Ezekiel 36:26-27)Our Points of Principle Contd.Salvation is Personal (John 3:16, John 1:11-13)- By grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone (Ephesians 2:8-9, Romans 1:16-17)- Everyone is responsible for their choice (Hebrews 2:1-4)

Being like Christ is our honour (Matthew 10:37-39)- Especially in suffering (1 Peter 4:13-14)- Selflessness is key to living our faith (Matthew 6:24)SummaryMake Disciples,Reach Out,Centralise the Bible,Trust the Holy Spirit,Own Your Salvation,Be like Christ.

Easy!What is church all about?Discipleship is building one another up...__________________________________________________________________________________________

Discipleship means reaching out...__________________________________________________________________________________________

The Bible is key because...__________________________________________________________________________________________

The Holy Spirit changes our lives by...__________________________________________________________________________________________

Personal salvation is...By..._________________________________________Through...____________________________________In..._________________________________________

In what ways are we to most imitate Christ?__________________________________________________________________________________________

What is church all about?Discipleship is building one another up...__________________________________________________________________________________________

Discipleship means reaching out...__________________________________________________________________________________________

The Bible is key because...__________________________________________________________________________________________

The Holy Spirit changes our lives by...__________________________________________________________________________________________

Personal salvation is...By..._________________________________________Through...____________________________________In..._________________________________________

In what ways are we to most imitate Christ?__________________________________________________________________________________________

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