Sermons on Focus

Dangerous Prayers (Wk 1): “Search Me”

DANGEROUS PRAYERS—1 SEARCH ME Early in year—Help empower you with 3 prayers Not Safe, Easy, Benign, or Expected prayers Dangerous—Good way So much of what we pray: Generic, Predictable, Safe. Be with me—Safe. Protect us—Safe. Bless me—Safe. —————————————————————————————— Search me—Break me—Send me. Challenging to pray—Potential to redirect your life —————————————————————————————— David facing persecution by enemies…

Things We Cannot Afford (WK 2): “Having A Lukewarm Relationship With God”

Revelation 3:15-20 NKJV 15 “I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I could wish you were cold or hot.  16 So then, because you are lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will vomit you out of My mouth.  17 Because you say, ‘I am rich, have become wealthy, and have…

Focus (Week 4): “What is prayer?”

1 Thessalonians 5:16–22 (ESV) 16 Rejoice always,  17 pray without ceasing,  18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.  19 Do not quench the Spirit.  20 Do not despise prophecies,  21 but test everything; hold fast what is good.  22 Abstain from every form of evil. Matthew 6:5–8 (ESV) 5 “And when you…