Sermons on Unity
Text: Ephesians 3:14-4:6 Main Point: When our attitudes, our words and actions don’t resemble Christ’s attitudes, his words or his actions, the place we need to begin is to ask for a deeper taste of the love of God for us in Christ.
A Necessary Interruption Sermon Outline: I. What is Sin? II. Where We’ve Been III. Where We Are IV. What We Want to Be
Text: Romans 14:13-23 Main Point: God expects mature believers to protect their weaker brothers NOT their rightful freedoms in Christ.
Text: Romans 14:1-12 Main Point: The differences of opinion between fellow believers should never cause division within the local church.
TEXT: Selected Passages It’s hard to reconcile…
Text: Selected passages Definition of Reconciliation: To cause two or more people or groups to become friendly again after an argument or disagreement.
Two kinds of forgiveness found in the Bible. * Judicial forgiveness – 1 John 4:10 * Relational forgiveness – Luke 23:34
Text: John 17:20-23 Unity in the church requires prayer, but it also requires much work. John 17:20-23 records a prayer from the heart and lips of our Lord and the focus of that prayer is unity in among believers and especially in the church. Take this prayer seriously, then pray like Jesus while you work toward unity.