Matt 13:31-33,44-46 True Joy

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  • 1. Matthew 13:31-33; 44-46
  • 2.
    • Are you experiencing TRUE JOY?
  • 3.
    • Are you experiencing TRUE JOY?
    • GOOD NEWS :
    • Your life can be filled with true joy
    • if you reorient toward the Kingdom of God
  • 4.
    • Definition : The Kingdom of God is …
      • NOT the Church
      • NOT “heaven”
      • A sovereign “nation” (world) governed by God
      • Breaking in to earth since Jesus’ time
      • Already here (now)
      • Not completely here (not yet)
  • 5. EARTH
  • 6. EARTH Kingdom of God
  • 7. EARTH Kingdom of God Kingdom of God
  • 8.
    • Our roles:
    • Pray
    • Reorient
    EARTH Kingdom of God Kingdom of God Only a reorientation toward the Kingdom of God can fill your life with TRUE JOY!
  • 9.
    • 31 He presented another parable to them, saying, “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and sowed in his field;
    • 32 and this is smaller than all other seeds, but when it is full grown, it is larger than the garden plants and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air come and nest in its branches.”
  • 10.
    • 33 He spoke another parable to them, “The kingdom of heaven is like leaven, which a woman took and hid in three pecks of flour until it was all leavened.”
  • 11.
    • 44 “The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in the field, which a man found and hid again; and from joy over it he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.
  • 12.
    • 45 “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking fine pearls,
    • 46 and upon finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it.
  • 13.
    • An insignificant beginning
    • A gradually growing entity
    • A source of blessings
    • A precious treasure
    • A life changing discovery
  • 14.
    • Matthew 6:33
    • “… seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.”
    • Don’t settle for small things!
  • 15.  
  • 16.
    • Don’t settle
    • for the small things of this world
    • Turn your life
    • toward the
    • Kingdom of God!
  • 17.
    • LEARN
    • ENVISION
      • “ Do not fear, for those who are with us are more than those who are with them.” (2 Kings 6:16)
    • REORIENT
  • 18.
    • 45 “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking fine pearls,
    • 46 and upon finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it.
  • 19.