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Mission 4 - 1 kings 17_17-24 slides 071810

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Mission 4 - 1 kings 17_17-24 slides 071810

  1. 1. MISSIONsupport<br />The Mission <br />of prayerI Kings 17:17-24<br />Message FOUR<br />
  2. 2. Thesis<br />Part of the problem in our modern community is we have little to no respect for children or childhood.<br />
  3. 3. Point 1<br />When childhood instincts are suppressed and abbreviated, and adult discernment and maturity are not formed, the child dies at an early age.<br />
  4. 4. An Experiential Exegesis ofOur Dead Children<br />1. Educators say that many poor and minority children die psychically, emotionally and intellectually at a young age<br />
  5. 5. An Experiential Exegesis ofOur Dead Children<br />1. Educators say that many poor and minority children die psychically, emotionally and intellectually at a young age<br />2. Before most children reach nine years of age, the appetite for education disappears<br />
  6. 6. An Experiential Exegesis ofOur Dead Children<br />3. Before they even reach teenager status, many kids lose sight of the possibility within them, the promise before them, or the painful price of the progress that has preceded them<br />
  7. 7. Point 2<br />Good religion is not just celebration, but also consecration to do the work of him who called us out of darkness into his marvelous light.<br />
  8. 8. The Message about this Mission<br />1. The presence of God in you changes what life will be for you, 1-4<br />
  9. 9. Point 3<br />Sometimes things go wrong because God is trying to make us go right.<br />
  10. 10. Point 4<br />No matter what blessing you currently enjoy, it is temporary for an appointed time so you will never develop trust in your blessing instead of trust in God.<br />
  11. 11. The Message about this Mission<br /> 1. The presence of God in you changes what life will be for you, 1-4<br />2. The providence of God working for you mandates that you believe God knows where you will be before you ever leave where you are, 5-9<br />
  12. 12. Point 5<br />The enemy has to plot to keep you away from truth before he can plot to take you out of the mission.<br />
  13. 13. The Message about this Mission<br />3. The presence of faithin you enables you to follow the path before you even when it does not make sense to you, 10-13<br />
  14. 14. Point 6<br />Do not get sanctimoniously satisfied with the steps of faith you have already taken, because God is always calling you to strengthen your faithmuscle.<br />
  15. 15. The Message about this Mission<br />4. Acknowledging the presence of the Holy Spirit even when things fall apart allows you to experience God’s power even when it seems like he is not with you, 17-24<br />
  16. 16. Point 7<br />If God is going to bring spiritual life to our children, he has to bring it through you.<br />
  17. 17. COME FORWARD<br />For prayer<br />

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