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Extraordinary

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Extraordinary

  1. 1. Beingextraordinary in your social life
  2. 2. To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.- What is the right thing?- What is a normal way?
  3. 3. What is the problem?1. Not all social situations today are covered in the bible - how do we figure out the right way?To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  4. 4. What is the problem?1. Not all social situations today are covered in the bible - how do we figure out the right way?To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  5. 5. 1. Not all social situations today are covered in the bible - how do we figure out the right way? Romans 2: 12 The Gentiles do not have thelaw of Moses; they sin and are lost apart from thelaw. The Jews have the law; they sin and arejudged by the Law. For it is not by hearing theLaw that people are put right with God, but bydoing what the Law commands. The Gentiles do nothave the Law; but whenever they do by instinctwhat the Law commands, they are their own law.... Their consciences also show that this is true,since their thoughts sometimes accuse them andsometimes defend them. To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  6. 6. What is the problem? 2. How do we do this in a normal way?Part of being a good friend is being involved, but what do you do if you are going to have to do something questionable. A. Rules B. Parent Camera To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  7. 7. 2. How do we do this in a normal way? RULES Come home before 2am. Be legal - Romans 13 If something goes wrong, call. Be confident in what you know is right. It is not your job to judge others. Right place, right time, right thing. Be a friend.To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  8. 8. 2. How do we do this in a normal way?RULES Be a friend. Matthew 22 : 38-39 “ ... Love your neighbour as you love yourself.” Romans 14:4 “ Who are you to judge someone else’s servant, to his own master he stands or falls.” Romans 15: 1 “ We who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak and not please ourselves.” To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  9. 9. 2. How do we do this in a normal way? PARENT CAMERATo be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  10. 10. 2. How do we do this in a normal way?To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  11. 11. 2. How do we do this in a normal way? Matthew 5 : 14-15 “ You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on a stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.”To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.
  12. 12. Situations- You are offered weed- Your friend tells you she is pregnant andwants to get an abortion- You are at a party, people decide to carry oninto town at about 1am- Your friend decides he is going to drunk drivehome- People at school are mocking a kid aboutbeing ugly/fat- Someone on facebook made a status abouthow you are a huge loser
  13. 13. To be extraordinary in your social life, you need to do the right thing in a normal way.Even if you do not have an explicit guide onwhat to do, there are principles to follow andthings to do: RAPREADASKPRAY

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