Follow the Leader: Two Big Questions – Sermon Nov. 5

Two Big Questions
Key Scripture: Matthew 4:19 & 20

Pastor Mark Vincenti starts us off with a Creative Reading taken from the Introduction of Brian Houston’s book, “Live, Love, Lead.”

 

I. How do you become a follower of Jesus?
“Come follow me.”  A_______________ his invitation. (Relationship)
“I will show you.”  T_______________ Jesus to save and change you. (Transformation)
“Fish for people.”  L________ on the mission He has for you. (Mission)
II. How do you grow as a follower of Jesus? (John 20:29)

Sacred Pathways by Gary Thomas
Naturalist
Sensate
Traditionalist
Ascetic
Activist
Caregiver
Enthusiast
Contemplative
Intellectual
“The goal here… (is) to feed our souls so we can know God in a new way, love him with every cell of our being, and then express that love by reaching out to others.”
(Gary Thomas, “Sacred Pathways,” pg. 30)