LAUNCH: How We Live It
September 10, 2021
LAUNCH: how we live it
TEN ESSENTIAL BEHAVIORS OF A CHRIST-FOLLOWER
• for 5-10
~ Daily Bible reading is the number one indicator of a person living out his/her faith in a meaningful way.
S.O.A.P. Bible Study Method:
Scripture – Take today’s Bible reading, pray over it and read it slowly. What verse(s) stick out to me (highlight or write them down)?
Observation – What did I notice or find interesting? What is God showing me? Are there any truths, warnings, commands, or principles God wants me to learn? What is the overall message God has for me?
Application – How do these verses apply to my life? Does God have any instruction, encouragement, or correction for me in light of these verses? Think about or write down anything He is sharing.
Prayer – Prayer is a two-way conversation with God. Pray over what you have learned and ask God to help you live it out. Write or think about what He is saying to you. Pray the scripture over your life.
• for 3-5
~ Give us for our decisions
~ Allows us to be led by Him
• Confess and
Rule of Thumb: Take a spiritual as often as you take a physical one.
is acknowledgment of wrong.
is turning away from wrong and towards God.
shuwb (Hebrew): to repent, to turn back to God, to restore, to repair, to be made like new
• /FISH for 5
~ We don’t want to be a church that just produces disciples. We want to be a church that produces disciples who produce .
Five people/families I am committing to pray for:
• to 1
~ Do something within your power to help.
~ Where in your life could someone have ____ but instead they ____?
Regularly, on purpose:
• with people
Genesis 1:26; Mark 12:30-31; Romans 12:5
“People don’t tend to wander around and suddenly find themselves on top of Mount Everest.” – Zig Ziglar
• in/out of the church
Ephesians 4:16; Matthew 5:16; John 4:34
• Go to
~ Jesus designed the church to be the greatest force for in the world.
• Give a and an offering
~ The act of tithing is a recognition that I have comes from God and I trust Him.
Proverbs 3:9; Malachi 3:10-12
~ When we label people as , every person is irredeemable.
~ GOAL: to realize everyone is our and made in the image of God.
2 Corinthians 5:18-19
~ We need to bring the with us to our cross-cultural experiences.
Colossians 3:11; Galatians 3:28
~ We must choose to put ourselves in situations.
~ We search for and develop relationships.
~ We decide not to be .