Hey church family! We are participating in a new year challenge and encourage you to join us! For the next 3 months, we will be reading the New Testament using The Bible Recap daily reading plan.
The plan consists of a daily reading and podcast with videos and devotionals along the way. You can find the reading plan in your YouVersion bible app as well as information on the corresponding podcast. Find a detailed tutorial in our stories!
Barry Vaughn will be leading this challenge so feel free to reach out with further questions and make sure you’re on our email list for updates!
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The Masterpiece of God – Increase
January 24, 2020
Ephesians 2:10 NLT For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.
Genesis 1:1-3 NIV
John 1:1-5 NIV
Psalm 115:14-15 KJV
God has blessed us with ____ than we ____ so we can make an _______ difference in the ____ of others.
2 Corinthians 9:6-11 NIV Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. 7 Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.8 And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work. 9 As it is written: “They have freely scattered their gifts to the poor; their righteousness endures forever.” 10 Now he who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will also supply and increase your store of seed and will enlarge the harvest of your righteousness. 11 You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God.
God desires your ____, ______, and ________.
How to live out the increase:
- Put ___ _____.
- Be a good _______.
- Don’t ________ your ____.
- Live for the ____.
God has blessed us with more than we need so we can make an eternal difference in the life of others.
God desires your time, talent, and treasure.
- Put God first.
- Be a good steward.
- Don’t downplay your gift.
- Live for the more.