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September 2013

Parents: The Building Makeover

3 ParentsParents, in a world of latchkey kids and over committed or absentee parents, the greatest gift of submission you can give your children is to be present — not just in the home.



Husbands – The Losing Makeover

2 HusbandsHusbands demonstrated submission to their lives by loving them with the self-giving love of Christ.



Wives: The Inner-Beauty Makeover

Inner-Beauty MakeoverWives demonstrate Spirit induced submission to their husbands by developing their inner-beauty.



August 2013

When Something Goes Wrong

Putting Together The PiecesWhat is the church to do when either a member or a church leaders looses their moral footing or their theological grounding? How does the church handle this situation biblically?



How Do We Get Our Leaders

Putting Together The PiecesElders and Deacons are our leaders, but how are they selected? What is the process for leaders to be affirmed for office within the church? This message breaks down the necessary relationship that needs to be present in identifying leaders.



Who Are Our Leaders: Elders & Deacons

Putting Together The PiecesElders and Deacons serve the church. However, neither is described as a member of a board, but a leader. Elders are shepherds of the body. Deacons serve as the leader of Ministry Teams.



Keeping Up With The Joneses’

Keeping Up With The JonesCommandment #10: God desires for us to desire Him, and not get deluded by the promise of other lusts.



July 2013

Words That Build

More Than 10 Suggestions PPGod’s people exchange words that defame and destroy with words that build.



Keep Your Hands Off

More Than 10 Suggestions PP



Reserved For Marriage

More Than 10 Suggestions PP Sex is a God-given tool for experiencing deep intimacy between a husband and a wife, but our sex saturated society has diluted intimacy by devaluing sex.

 

 



Value Life

Value LifeCommandment #6: God’s image is dishonored when we treat others as if their life has no value.



June 2013

Family Honor

Commandment #5: Honor your father and mother – It is by honoring our parents that we honor God, whose authority, wisdom, and love are the foundation for each of these three qualities as modeled by our parents.