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Posted On 10/02/2018

Be Rich | Week 1


Be Rich in the Mission of Christ

Speaker: Grant Agler

 

 
Command those who are rich in this present world….
1 Timothy 6:17
 
We don’t feel rich
 
We compare ourselves to people who are richer
 
Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.
1 Timothy 6:17
 
Command them to do good, to BE RICH in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share.
1 Timothy 6:18
 
The church should be know for its generosity and compassion
 
BE RICH in the mission of Christ
 
Matthew 26:26
While they were eating, Jesus took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to his disciples, saying, “Take and eat; this is my body.”
 
Matthew 26:26
Then he took a cup, and when he had given thanks, he gave it to them, saying, “Drink from it, all of you. This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.
 
Matthew 26:27-28
Then the governor’s soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole company of soldiers around him.
 
Matthew 27:27
They stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him, and then twisted together a crown of thorns and set it on his head. They put a staff in his right hand.
 
Matthew 27:28-29
Then they knelt in front of him and mocked him. “Hail, king of the Jews!” they said.  They spit on him, and took the staff and struck him on the head again and again.
 
Matthew 27:29-30
After they had mocked him, they took off the robe and put his own clothes on him. Then they led him away to crucify him.
 
Matthew 27:30
From noon until three in the afternoon darkness came over all the land. About three in the afternoon Jesus cried out in a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?”
 
Matthew 27:45-46
And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, he gave up his spirit.
 
Matthew 27:50
At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook, the rocks split and the tombs broke open. The bodies of many holy people who had died were raised to life.
 
Matthew 27:51-52
After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to look at the tomb.
 
Matthew 28:1
There was a violent earthquake, for an angel of the Lord came down from heaven and, going to the tomb, rolled back the stone and sat on it. His appearance was like lightning, and his clothes were white as snow.
 
Matthew 28:2-3
The guards were so afraid of him that they shook and became like dead men.
 
Matthew 28:4
The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.
 
Matthew 28:5-6
Then go quickly and tell his disciples: ‘He has risen from the dead and is going ahead of you into Galilee. There you will see himMatthew 28:7
 
The Great Commission
 
Then the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had told them to go. When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted
Matthew 28:16 -17
Then Jesus came to them and said,
Matthew 28:18
Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore…
Matthew 28:18
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,  
Matthew 28:19
and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.
Matthew 28:20
 
Go and make Disciples
 
Who will fund this mission?
Will Bill Gates fund this mission?
Will democrats fund this mission?
Will republicans fund this mission?

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