WHO IS PCI? • Broken • Beloved • Belonging • Building • Bridging
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Matthew 28:18 And Jesus came and said tothem, "All authority in heaven and on earthhas been given to me. 19 Therefore, as you aregoing make disciples of all nations, baptizingthem in the name of the Father and of the Sonand of the Holy Spirit,
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?20 teaching them to observe all that I havecommanded you; and lo, I am with youalways, to the close of the age."
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?• What is a "disciple" ?John 13:34 A new commandment I give toyou, that you love one another; even as I haveloved you, that you also love one another.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?35 Bythis all men will know that you are mydisciples, if you have love for one another.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?John 15:8 By this my Father is glorified, thatyou bear much fruit, and so prove to be mydisciples.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit islove, joy peace, patience, kindness, goodness,faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Luke 6:40 A disciple is not above his teacher,but everyone when he is fully taught will belike his teacher.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Luke 14:26 If anyone comes to me and doesnot hate his father and mother, his wife andchildren, his brothers and sisters--yes, evenhis own life--he cannot be my disciple.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Luke 14:27 And anyone who does not carryhis cross and follow me cannot be my disciple.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Luke 14:33 In the same way, any of you whodoes not give up everything he has cannot bemy disciple.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?John 8:31 Jesus then said to the Jews who hadbelieved in him, "If you continue in my word,you are truly my disciples, 32 and you willknow the truth, and the truth will make youfree."
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?"Baptizing them in the name …""teaching them to obey everything I havecommanded you."
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Luke 6:46 "Why do you call me, "Lord,Lord," but not do what I tell you?
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?• What are the building materials?Isaiah 61:1 The Spirit of the Lord GOD isupon me, because the LORD has anointed meto bring good tidings to the afflicted;
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,to proclaim liberty to the captives, and theopening of the prison to those who are bound;
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?Ephesians 2:1 As for you, you were dead inyour transgressions and sins, 2 in which youused to live when you followed the ways ofthis world and of the ruler of the kingdom ofthe air, the spirit who is now at work in thosewho are disobedient.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?3 Allof us also lived among them at one time,gratifying the cravings of our sinful natureand following its desires and thoughts. Likethe rest, we were by nature objects of wrath.
WHAT IS GOD BUILDING?John 8:34 Jesus replied, "I tell you the truth,everyone who sins is a slave to sin."
CHURCH AS BUILDERSEphesians 4:11 And his gifts were that someshould be apostles, some prophets, someevangelists, some pastors and teachers, 12 toequip the saints for the work of ministry, forbuilding up the body of Christ,
CHURCH AS BUILDERS13 untilwe all attain to the unity of the faithand of the knowledge of the Son of God, tomature manhood, to the measure of thestature of the fullness of Christ;
CHURCH AS BUILDERS14 sothat we may no longer be children, tossedto and fro and carried about with every windof doctrine, by the cunning of men, by theircraftiness in deceitful wiles.
CHURCH AS BUILDERS15 Rather,speaking the truth in love, we are togrow up in every way into him who is thehead, into Christ,
CHURCH AS BUILDERS16 fromwhom the whole body, joined and knittogether by every joint with which it issupplied, when each part is working properly,makes bodily growth and upbuilds itself inlove.
CHURCH AS BUILDERS1 Thessalonians 5:11 Therefore encourageone another and build one another up, just asyou are doing.
CHURCH AS BUILDERSLuke 6:48 He is like a man building a house,who dug down deep and laid the foundationon rock. When a flood came, the torrentstruck that house but could not shake it,because it was well built.