Soil of Renewal (Week 2)

STEVE McKENZIE   -  

August 2, 2020

“The secularist life script is dependent on crucial political, economic, and social factors being in place, elements that are becoming fragile, opening a new potential for renewal and revival in the West.” Mark Sayers, Reappearing Church

BIG IDEA

The glorious unlimited resources of God is the source of our personal and corporate renewal.

 

1 – “From… (3:16)
  • Jesus is the source of our Renewal

  • Romans 11:36, Colossians 1:15-18, Ephesians 3:17
2 – “His…” (3:16)
  • He is the creator of everything in heaven and on earth
  • John 1:1-5, Genesis 1:1-3, 2 Corinthians 4:5-6
3 – “Glorious…” (3:16)
  • Isaiah 6:3, Habakkuk 2:14, Psalm 57, 5, Psalm 72:19, Revelation 4:8; 4:11; 5:9-10; 5:12-13; 15:3-4; 19:1; 19:6-8; 22:13
4 – “Unlimited…” (3:16)
  • At what point is God bound with the boundaries of our understand? NEVER!
  • Isaiah 55:9, Job 36:22-24, 1 Kings 2:8, 1 Timothy 6:16, Psalm 147:5, Job 38:2-41; 42:2-6
5 – “Resources” (3:16)
  • Definition of Resources: ” a stock or supply of something valuable that can be drawn on by another person to function effectively.”
  • God – in his infinite and glorious nature makes himself availble to us.
APPLICATION
PERSONAL
  • Pray Ephesians 3:14-21 for your own life
  • Memorize Ephesians 3:14-21
COMMUNUAL
  • DAILY – Pray for someone in the church by name
  • WEEKLY – Send a text, note, or card to someone int he church
  • MONTHLY – Share a meal with another person or family in the church