Christ taught us to rebuke the swine, shoot the wolves, bark at the dogs and pray for the shepherds while they feed the sheep.
Speaker: Mark Driscoll
Scripture: Ephesians 4:32, Isaiah 3:16-24, Amos 4:1-6, Ezekial 16:26-28, Proverbs 19:24
Topic: The Life of Christ
Amos chides God's people for living in luxury and apathy, and refusing to have compassion upon the poor. He encourages them to wake up and see the needs of others.
Scripture: Amos 4:1-3, Psalm 12:5, Psalm 140:2, Deuteronomy 10:17-19, Leviticus 23:22
Amos, the unpopular prophet, taught us four practical lessons. If we are not right with others, we can't be right with God. Social justice matters. We are blessed to be a blessing to others. God will mess up our present to guarantee our future.
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: Amos 1 - 9, Matthew 22:34-40, Luke 10:25-37, 1 John 4:19-21, Leviticus 23:22
Topic: Preaching & Teaching
The prophet Amos sheds light on our spiritual condition. We can often become preoccupied with our own priorities so that we miss the things that matter most to God. We place our comfort above compassion and grow complacent in our calling.
Scripture: Amos 2:6, Amos 3:2, Amos 3:10, Amos 6:4-6, Amos 8:4-6
Topic: Pride & Humility