Making A Splash In Our World

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We all have influence. We can make a difference in the lives of the people around us through pointing others to Christ. A single drop of water has significant impact, as shown in the YouTube clip from the Discovery Channel. What difference will you make in your sphere of influence?

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  • RC Sproul: But, how do we get water from a well? Do we woo it? Do we stand at the top of the well and cry, ‘Here, water, water, water’?Chosen by God, p 71
  • Tabitha translated means Gazelle.
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  • Making A Splash In Our World

    1. 1. Making a Splash in Our World, One Drop at a Time<br />Jean Marrapodi<br />Applestar Productions<br />
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    3. 3. If anyone is thirsty let him come to me and drink. <br />Thirst<br />part one <br />
    4. 4. What does it mean to be thirsty?<br />
    5. 5. If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me and drink. Whoever believes in me, as the scripture has said, streams of living water will flow out of him. <br /> John 7:37-38<br />maliciousstate.tripod.com/<br />
    6. 6. People are thirsty.<br />They are looking for water.<br />Thirsty for Water Painting by Wale Adeoye<br />http://fineartamerica.com/featured/thirsty-for-water-wale-adeoye.html<br />
    7. 7. Often the water they find is dirty<br />
    8. 8. Often the water they find is dirty<br />Most don’t even know they are thirsty!<br />
    9. 9. What makes people thirsty?<br />
    10. 10. Addictions<br />Looking for love in all the wrong places<br />
    11. 11. Some thirst because their buckets are leaky<br />
    12. 12.
    13. 13. My Bible says<br />
    14. 14. Feast of Tabernacles<br />Leviticus 23<br />
    15. 15. Properties of Water<br />cleans<br />provides growth<br />refreshes<br />
    16. 16. Our job is to point to the Well<br />Jesus, the Way, Truth and Life<br />
    17. 17. “Christianity is one beggar telling another beggar where he found bread.” <br />D.T. Niles (1908-1970)<br />In our case, Christianity is the refreshed, telling the thirstywhere the water supply is.<br />
    18. 18. If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me and drink…<br />
    19. 19. Making a splash in our world<br />One drop at a time<br />
    20. 20. splash<br />
    21. 21. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VoQ0DQpwwHU&feature=youtube_gdata<br />http://dsc.discovery.com/videos/time-warp-water-droplet.html<br />
    22. 22.
    23. 23.
    24. 24. Refreshing<br />part two<br />Whoever believes in me, streams of living water will flow from within him.<br />
    25. 25. Jesus said, &quot;Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again, but whoever drinks the water I give him will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.“<br />John 4:13-14<br />
    26. 26. Streams of living water will flow from him<br />John 7:37<br />The water I give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life<br />John 4:14<br />What is this water like?<br />
    27. 27. Making a splash in our world<br />One drop at a time<br />
    28. 28. Tabitha<br />
    29. 29. Women Traveling with Jesus<br />http://www.wcg.org/lit/Jesus/andwomen.htm<br />
    30. 30. Samaritan Woman<br />http://www.heqiarts.com/shop/Gallery_3.html<br />
    31. 31. Mary & Martha & Lazarus<br />http://www.meridianmagazine.com/arts/images/renPics/lazarus8.jpg<br />
    32. 32. How Do People Talk About You?<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z04r_tlWdRs<br />
    33. 33. Godliness<br />Thing of the godliest person you know.<br />What are his/her characteristics?<br />http://codybateman.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/religionfull.jpg<br />http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_Y5xA0DOAnQ4/SbM8ocZoxaI/AAAAAAAAB4g/pWE9lDuFQ2I/s400/34485_SP.jpeg<br />
    34. 34. What do you see?<br />http://stoneynoell.wordpress.com/2008/08/page/2/<br />
    35. 35. The Artist’s statement<br />i cannot call something useless.<br />i see what others call ordinary or broken as mediums for color and texture, that when layered, built up, and cared for, create beauty.<br />for years people have questioned me as to how i could enjoy having clutter and useless items around me. i did not see scraps, i saw future masterpieces, yet composed.<br />i enjoy color almost as one would enjoy taste. my day brightens by an array of unexpected hues, beauty exploding from the most unlikely of places.<br />i simply must create. to not create would be like holding my breath. while context and canvas may change from season to season, one thing is certain. this painter must always paint<br />Making a splash <br />in his world<br />one drop at a time<br />StoneyNoell<br />
    36. 36. http://stoneynoell.<br />wordpress.com<br />
    37. 37. Lilly Pushpa<br />Making a splash <br />in her world<br />one drop at a time<br />
    38. 38. Jim orcutt<br />Making a splash <br />in their world<br />one drop at a time<br />
    39. 39. Free evangelical fellowship<br />Making a splash <br />in your world<br />one drop at a time<br />
    40. 40. What about you?<br />Are you ready to make a splash in your world?<br />
    41. 41. Who is your world?<br />scrapbooker<br />wife<br />neighbor<br />worker<br />daughter<br />CHRISTIAN<br />Anne<br />Mary<br />Stephanie<br />mom<br />Rebekah<br />shopper<br />friend<br />Paula<br />Beth<br />Eliza<br />Karen<br />Terry<br />
    42. 42. Consider Your World<br />&quot;Yes, indeed - God is my salvation. I trust, I won&apos;t be afraid. God - yes God! - is my strength and song, best of all, my salvation!” Joyfully you&apos;ll pull up buckets of water from the wells of salvation. <br />And as you do it, you&apos;ll say, &quot;Give thanks to God. Call out his name. Ask him anything!” <br />Shout to the nations, tell them what he&apos;s done, spread the news of his great reputation! Sing praise-songs to God. He&apos;s done it all! Let the whole earth know what he&apos;s done! Raise the roof! Sing your hearts out, O Zion! The Greatest lives among you: The Holy of Israel.<br />Isaiah 12:2-6 (Message)<br />
    43. 43. You can make a splash in your world<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />One drop at a time<br />

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