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
Has there been a person in your life you thought you knew, but you really didn’t? Could that person be Jesus? Stay with me as we explore this pivotal question! The anchor that keeps us grounded throughout our journey of faith is a revelation of Jesus. Because of this anchor, Paul could not be shaken, confessing, “That is why I am suffering here in prison. But I am not...
Author: Lisa Bevere
Scripture: 2 Timothy 1:12-12, John 6:44-45
Why is Jesus called the Bread of Life? “Get me in as fast as you can,” demanded the frantic woman at the blood lab, “I am fasting, and I don’t want to sit around here all day and starve to death.” As I watched the receptionist it seemed she was using all her will power to keep from rolling her eyes at the woman. Maybe I imagined it. Sometimes when I am hungry, I...
Author: Jan Shrader
Scripture: John 6:1-14