Sermon Notes for Oct. 19 & 20

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“How to Pray for Healing & Restoration”

October 19 & 20, 2019

 

“IF my people who are called by my name will humble themselves

and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways,

THEN I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sins, and

I will heal their land.”   2 Chronicles 7:14 (NLT)

1.  I __________________ I’m Not In Control.

“If my people will humble themselves . . .” 2 Chronicles 7:14a

What Does HUMILITY Look Like?:

· IF I’M HUMBLE, God will _________________ me.

“God leads the humble in the right way and teaches them his will.” 

  Psalm 25:9 (TEV)

· IF I’M HUMBLE, God will _________________ me.

I will bless those who have humble and contrite hearts . . .” 

  Isaiah 66:2 (NLT)

· IF I’M HUMBLE, God will _________________ my stress.

Jesus, “Take the yoke I give you . . . and learn from me. For I am gentle and humble, and I will restore deep rest to your soul.”  Matthew 11:29

  

2.  Ask God For _____________________ .

“If my people . . . will pray . . .” 2 Chronicles 7:14b

 

Jesus: “. . . I tell you the truth, my Father will give you anything you ask for in my name. Until now you have not asked for anything in my name. Ask and you’ll receive, so that your joy will be the fullest possible joy.”  John 16:23-24 (NCV)

 

3.  Seek God, not a _______________________ .

“If my people . . . will seek my face . . .”  2 Chronicles 7:14c

 

“I love those who love me, and those who seek me find me.” 

  Proverbs 8:17

“If you seek the Lord your God, you will find him IF you look for him

with all your heart and with all your soul. When you are in distress and

all these things have happened to you, you will return to the Lord your

God and obey him. For He is a merciful God; he will not abandon or

destroy you . . .”  Deut. 4:29-31a (NIV)

 

Seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these other

things will be given to you as well.”  Matthew 6:33

Sermon Notes for Oct. 12 & 13

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“How to Pray Throughout Our Day”

October 12 & 13, 2019

 

“Pray in the Spirit at all times with all kinds of prayers,

asking for everything you need. To do this you must always be ready

and never give up. And always pray for all God's people.”  Ephesians 6:18

 

BY DEVELOPING 2 HABITS

 

1. Keep a running __________________ with God.

“Pray on every occasion, as the Spirit leads.”  Ephesians 6:18 

 

“Never stop praying! (Pray all the time!)”  1 Thessalonians 5:17

 

2. Schedule ____________________ times throughout my day.

Seven times a day I praise you!”  Psalm 119:164 

 

A DAILY SCHEDULE BUILT ON THE LORD’S PRAYER

 

1. Get up with ____________________________ . (THANKSGIVING) 

Jesus said, “ . . . Your Father knows what you need before you ask him. So then, this is how you should pray: ‘Our Father in heaven . . .’”  Matthew 6:8-9

 

2. ___________________ God’s name at breakfast. (PRAISE) 

“Hallowed be your name . . .”  Matthew 6:9b

 

Every day I will bless your name, and praise it forever and ever!” 

  Psalm 145:2

 

3. At midmorning _____________________ what matters most. (DEDICATION)

“May your kingdom come, and may your will be done, on earth as it is

  in heaven.”  Matthew 6:10

 

4. ______________________ my needs at lunch. (PETITION) 

“Give us today our daily bread.”  Matthew 6:11

 

“Jesus has the power of God, by which he gives us everything we need to live,

  and to serve God. We have these things because we know him.”  2 Peter 1:3

 

5. I ask for ______________________ in the afternoon. (CONFESSION) 

“Forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us.”  Matthew 6:12

 

“I confessed my sins to you and didn’t try to hide them . . . Then you forgave

  me and now all my guilt is gone!”  Psalm 32:5

 

6. Ask God to help me make wise _______________________ . (PROTECTION)

“And lead us not into temptation but deliver us from the evil one.” 

  Matthew 6:13

      

“Remember the temptations that come into your life, they’re no different from what others experience. And God is faithful, He will keep the temptation from becoming so strong that you can’t stand up against it. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out so that you will not give into it.” 

 1 Corinthians 10:13

 

7. I end my day with encouraging _____________________ . (BENEDICTION)

“For yours is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever! Amen!”

  Matthew 6:13c

 

Sermon Notes for Oct. 5 & 6

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“Daddy, Can We Talk?”

October 5 & 6, 2019

 

How do I talk to a Daddy with such big boots?

 

1. Keep it personal.  (Daddy knows your boot size.)

 

 

 

 

 

2. Don’t hold anything back. (Daddy doesn’t mind the dirt on your boots.)

 

 

 

 

 

3. Don’t be afraid. (Daddy isn’t going to throw out your boots or you.)

 

 

 

 

 

Your Daddy loves talking to you because

He loves you!