what is the...
Sermon: The Reponse is... III. Our Response
Text: Mark 1:15; Selected Passages
We are to respond to God’s good news in two ways...
Pastor Tom Cartney March 25, 2012
We are to ______________ the truth of the gospel and
I. Remembering Where We Are
We are to change both the way we ________________
The gospel is more than my __________________
gos p e l
and how we _________________ our lives.
Actions without proper belief is _________________.
God is the __________ and __________creator of
all things. Belief without proper action is ___________________.
Proper belief leading to proper action is what it means to
Humanity has _______________ God’s rightful rule
_____________ and ____________ the good news.
Jesus is the __________ and ___________ way of salvation
Jesus is humanity’s ________________ hope.
for all people. He is the good news.
II. The Gospel Defined Connect Group Questions
Heaven is __________________ earth. 1. How do you think the non-Christians you know would react to
what we have learned about God, humanity and Jesus? Why?
God’s heavenly rule is now _________________ near.
2. What is the difference between agreeing that something is true
The good news (gospel) is that the ________________
and actually placing our faith in that truth?
day when the rule of heaven invades earth is now
upon us. 3. What should we change first: the way we think or the way we
4. If 80% of Americans identify themselves as Christian, why don’t
we see a greater impact in our society?