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Sermon: RESULTS - Part 2/3

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This sermon was preached on 17 July 2013 during our Business Devotional Meeting led by Welson Ang.

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Sermon: RESULTS - Part 2/3

  1. 1. Business Devotional Meeting 17 July 2013 The Riverwalk
  2. 2. Business Devotional Meeting • Purpose of Devotional Meeting – Gather of business people in the marketplace – Sharing of biblical principle in business context – A platform to garner support from one another – Spiritual growth
  3. 3. Business Devotional Meeting • Meeting will be held on the first and third Wednesday of every month • Sequence of meeting – 7:30pm to 8:30pm • Praise & Worship • Sharing of the Word • Fellowship
  4. 4. R E S U L T S By Welson Ang Achieving
  5. 5. RESULTS RE-COMMIT EXPECT SUCCESS
  6. 6. Seek Partners
  7. 7. R E S U L T S • What is partner? – a person who shares or is associated with another in some action or endeavor; sharer; associate. • Partnership right from the start – Gen 1:3-26 – “Let….”
  8. 8. R E S U L T S • Benefits of partnering – Genesis 2:18 (ESV) – Then the Lord God said, “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him.” – Ecclesiastes 4:9 (ESV) – Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. • Can you name some benefits?
  9. 9. Partners can either make you OR break you.
  10. 10. R E S U L T S • How do you seek the right business partner? • 6 basic things to look out for (outwardly) 1. Values 2. Common Goal 3. Commitment 4. Expectations 5. Financial Position 6. Complimentary Strengths
  11. 11. R E S U L T S • Inwardly? • Examining the personalities of Holy Spirit – friend, comforter, helper, intercessor, advocate (advisor), counselor and strengthener. • LET – Lean – Encourage – Trustworthy
  12. 12. I don’t know music Understand your audience
  13. 13. R E S U L T S • To understand is to know and comprehend the nature or meaning • Audience are the spectators or listeners assembled for a common objective.
  14. 14. JESUS is all time Greatest Preacher
  15. 15. R E S U L T S • Jesus preaching attracted enormous crowds • Bible often records the positive reactions of those crowds to his teaching. • Example – Matthew 7:28 – Matthew 22:33 – Mark 11:18 – Mark 12:37
  16. 16. Why?
  17. 17. R E S U L T S 1. Began with peoples needs, hurts, and interests – Basic message must be good news – People flock to good news – Start with interest, moving towards objective
  18. 18. R E S U L T S 2. Jesus related Truth to Life (put into context) – Transform NOT inform – Practicality and simplicity – Clear, relevant, and applicable – Less ought-to, more how-to
  19. 19. Exhortation without explanation leads to frustration
  20. 20. R E S U L T S 3. Jesus spoke to the Crowd with an Interesting Style – Entertaining – Tell stories (can name some stories Jesus told?) • Holds attention, stir emotions and helps to remember – Use simple language – Rather be clear than complex
  21. 21. RESU…LTS to be continuedWhat’s NEXT?

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