Message Title: Falling Away
Text: Hebrews 6:4-12
Take Home Point: The genuineness of our conversion is evidenced by a lifetime of diligent perseverance in our faith in and submission to Jesus.
Included Music: In His Time, Because He Lives, and I Will Rise followed by Matthew Jones playing an instrumental version of Jesus Loves Me
Message Title: Surprising Faith
Text: Matthew 8:5-13
Take Home Point: Traditions and social expectations should never prevent us from demonstrating the love of Jesus to the people we encounter.
Included Music: That's Why We Praise Him, Rock of Ages, and Wonderful Merciful Savior followed by Matthew Jones singing I Will Rise
Message Title: Widen Our Vision
Text: Luke 8:26-39
Take Home Point: In light of what Jesus has done for us, our devotion to Him ought to overwhelm our fear of where following Him might lead us.
Included Music: Worship the King, Because of Your Love, Great Is Thy Faithfulness, and In Christ Alone
Message Title: Better Together
Text: Romans 12:3-8
Take Home Point: The church is not as complete and effective as God intended unless each believer is using his or her gifts to minister to one another.
Included Music: All the Way My Savior Leads Me, Forever, Wonderful Words of Life, and Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) followed by an instrumental piece by Adrienne Ingram, Betty Sapp, and Janice Sutton
Message Title: Following Jesus
Text: Mark 10:17-22
Take Home Point: We cannot truly follow Jesus when there are things or people in our lives that we cherish and value more than our devotion to Jesus.