This is part two of Pastor Gary’s sermon series “Relationships.” We all develop friendships at periodic times. What will it take for us to “stay friends”? The biggest obstacle to staying friends may surprise you.
Staying Friends (Various scriptures, John 21)
A story of two friends
What are some of the reasons behind friendships fading away?
We’re ___________ or can’t ___________ through relational _____________. (John 21)
Some possible questions:
What makes rebuilding __________ so difficult?
What are some of the steps to _____________ and rebuilding __________?
Is there a difference between _______________ and reconciliation?
What if it’s hard for me to receive _______________ or to _______ myself?
Pastor Gary is starting a new series on Relationships Sunday, and will begin with “Staying In Love”. It’s easy to fall in love. That only requires a pulse. Staying in love is a whole different story. That requires a plan!
Staying in Love (Philippians 2:3-8)
“Is it even possible for two people to fall in love and stay in love for a lifetime?”
Love is a _______________
Love revolves around what we ____________
Jesus chose a ___________________ with us over getting what he _____________.
Are you willing to follow that model in your marriage?