Five principles should be considered when approaching the topic of Christianity and politics: blood is thicker than water, our Kingdom is spiritual, don't pass judgment on disputable matters, if you don't vote, don't complain and respect those in authority.
Speaker: Mark Batterson
Scripture: John 6:14-15, Revelation 11:15, Philippians 3:20-21, Numbers 14:26-28, Galatians 3:26-28
John used this miracle to drive home the point that Jesus is the Bread that satisfies mankind’s deepest spiritual longings. He also was careful to record the line that Jesus drew in the sand as He set forth the conditions for obtaining Bread.
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: John 6:1-69
Topic: The Life of Christ
God chooses us and we choose God. How do we understand the concept of election? How can we be sure that we are eternally secure? Jesus tells us in John 6.
Scripture: John 6:35-71, James 2:24-26, Hebrews 11:31
Topic: Foreknowledge of God
We learn much about the compassion and sympathy of Christ in the story of the feeding of the five thousand. The account, recorded in all four gospels, demonstrates its importance in revealing the character and mission of Jesus.
Speaker: Stanley Toussaint
Scripture: Matthew 14:15-21, Mark 6:35-44, Luke 9:12-17, John 6:1-13
Topic: The Attributes of Christ
Holy living is not self-promotion, but devotion to the audience of ONE, our Father in heaven. Jesus decries the Pharisees' ostentatious display of religious practices as He continues to teach about kingdom living. For example, Jesus explains that true prayer is not a technique nor a performance, but an interactive communion with God. Instead of living for the attention of...
Scripture: Matthew 6:1-18, Matthew 4:17, John 6:27-29, 2 Samuel 16:7, Proverbs 3:27
Topic: Pride & Humility