(Leading People to a Better Place)
August 11th – 14th, 2016
John Elmer, Lead Pastor
Four Activities of Spiritual Impact
- Help people connect with Jesus.
Now this is eternal life: that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.
John 17:3 *p. 1083
Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”
John 14:6 p. 1081
- Teach people God’s word.
“For I gave them the words you gave me and they accepted them.”
John 17:8a p. 1083
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
2 Timothy 3:16-17 p. 1199
- Pray for people.
I pray for them. I am not praying for the world, but for those you have given me, for they are yours.
John 17:9 p. 1084
The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.
James 5:16b p. 1219
- Move people into service.
As you sent me into the world, I have sent them into the world.
John 17:18 p. 1084
Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common good.
1 Corinthians 12:7 p. 1151
Action Step: I commit to pray for _____________, ______________.
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