In Western culture the gospel is readily understandable because it has shaped that culture over the millenia. But what about cultures where the gospel hasn't made a deep impression? What about a culture where Judas Iscariot is deemed to be a man of status?
Join with Pastor Dave Food as he looks at why it's important to understand that God chooses us.
1 Peter 2:9
9 But you are not like that, for you are a chosen people. You are royal priests,[a] a holy nation, God’s very own possession. As a result, you can show others the goodness of God, for he called you out of the darkness into his wonderful light.
What one thing do you want more than anything?
Is your answer dependent upon your context?
What one thing do you want from the Lord?
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4 One thing have I asked of the Lord, that will I seek, inquire for, and [insistently] require: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord [in His presence] all the days of my life, to behold and gaze upon the beauty [the sweet attractiveness and the delightful loveliness] of the Lord and to meditate, consider, and inquire in His temple.
Who were the apostles? Why were they chosen?
Pastor Dave Food examines Matthew 10:1-4
10 Jesus called his twelve disciples together and gave them authority to cast out evil spirits and to heal every kind of disease and illness.
2 Here are the names of the twelve apostles:
first, Simon (also called Peter),
then Andrew (Peter’s brother),
James (son of Zebedee),
John (James’s brother),
Matthew (the tax collector),
James (son of Alphaeus),
4 Simon (the zealot),
Judas Iscariot (who later betrayed him).
What really matters? What is significant in your life?
Join with Pastor Dave Food as he looks at where we should really be investing our time and ourselves.
Wherever your treasure is, there the desires of your heart will also be.