Disciples on The Road to Emmaus: A Paradigm of Post-Resurrection Discipleship (Luke 24:13-35)
Introduction: I love Him better every day?
Jesus Joins the Journey: (24:13-15)
In the midst of our journey Jesus joins us on the way.
Daily Life as a Disciple: (24:16-24)
In the dark days of doubt share honestly about life in community.
Daily Life as a Disciple: (24:25-27)
In the dark days of doubt study Scripture in community.
Times of Intimate Fellowship: (24:28-30)
When invited, Jesus is seen clearly; often in times of worship and remembrance.
Live for the Glimpses: (24:16, 31)
The nature of the life as a disciple is a series of glimpses that grow our faith.
Here we go Again: (24:32-35)
The clear vision of God does not last but each time we know He was with us all the time.
True Disciples live for the glimpses of Jesus and fill their lives with authenticity in community and time in the Scripture.
- Monday: Hebrews 10:19-22
- Tuesday: Hebrews 10:23-25
- Wednesday: James 5:13-20
- Thursday: 2 Timothy 3:14-17
- Friday: Luke 24:36-53
Next Steps from Today’s message
- I will live for the glimpses.
- I will join a Home Church and share my life in community.
- I will regularly spend time in God’s Word.
BE BE a passionate community of God living out our faith in families and neighborhoods.
Multiply MULTIPLY the impact of God’s love by reproducing disciples of Christ at every level.
Go GO into the world empowered by the Holy Spirit to spread the hope of the Gospel.
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Relationships // Fellowship invites you into relationships with God and others through our small group ministry called Home Church // Start planning now to join one of our Wednesday or Sunday Home Church’s that launch the week of September 13th // More info to come!
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Bondfires and Tea Parties // Join us for our Father/Son Bondfire on Friday, September 25th, for boys in kindergarten through 4th grade and our Mother/Daughter Tea Party on Saturday, September 26th, for girls age 4 through 4th grade // RSVP to email@example.com by September 12th.
IFO Welcome Party // Saturday, August 29, 5:00 p.m. at Second Baptist // Potluck event with a great opportunity to check out International Friendship Outreach and welcome international students to Conway.
IFO Conversation Club // Tuesday, September 15th, 6:00 p.m. at the Second Baptist Student Center // Fellowship Conway families are responsible for providing a meal for this week // If you are able to bring a main, side or dessert contact Miseon at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text at 501-205-9207 // We hope you can stay and have dinner with us.
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July 1 – August 16, 2015
Weekly Budget Needs $21,577
Giving for 08/09/15 22,008
Giving for 08/16/15 21,299
Year to Date Needed 151,039
Year to Date Giving 160,917
Over (Under) Budget 9,878