People Matter Most

How can we can effectively be partners with God to carry out His mission: to help every single person in the world find and follow Jesus Christ?

Teaching Notes

PEOPLE MATTER MOST

 

 

Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people!

Matthew 4:19 NLT

 

 

  1. Jesus understood the ___________ of His Father.

 

  1. Jesus understood _______________ realities.

 

  1. Jesus believed in the ______________________ for people.

 

 

“As the Father has sent me, so I am sending you”

John 20:21 NIV

 

“Every contact with a human being should be one of goodwill and respect, with a readiness to acknowledge, make way for, or assist the other in suitable ways.”

Dallas Willard, Renovation of the Heart

 

 

For reflection and application:

 

 

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Those who believe in the Son of God have the testimony of God in them. 1 John 5:10 (GWT)

 

Tell others the difference God made in you. 1 Peter 2:9

 

Give yourselves fully to God – every part of you.. to be tools in the hands of God, to be used for good purposes. Romans 6:13b

More from Heaven Expanding

There is one thing that is always on God’s mind: people. God has no greater treasure, no greater value, and no greater passion than His unconditional love for every single human being. As God draws us to His love and ultimately to receive the gift of salvation, He calls us to be carriers of Good News to others: ambassadors for Christ, kingdom expanders.