Get Up Offa That Thing

WINTER FUNK

January 21, 2018

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When it comes to getting outside of ourselves to serve other people we can come up with a list of excuses a mile long. We feel inadequate, unprepared or simply out of time. But there's a CALL that transcends all our hesitations - don't miss it...

WINTER FUNK
"Get Up Offa That Thing"

 

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Today's Focus

Get up offa that thing

Exodus 3:1-10


 

Get up offa that thing!

 

 

 

The call that changed it all

Moses’ top 5 excuses:

  • Not good enough: 3:11
  • Don’t know all the answers: 3:13
  • People won’t believe me: 4:1
  • Terrible speaker: 4:10
  • Someone else could do it better: 4:13

God’s response: 3:11, 14


Three lists of gifts: Romans 12, 1 Corinthians 12, Ephesians 4


Step into your thing
      Spiritual gifts
      Heart
      Abilities
      Personality
      Experience


Mark 10:45 – Even I, the son of man, did not come to be served but to serve and to give my life as ransom for many. -Jesus

 

Text “serve” to 33222

 

 

See this week’s REFOCUS questions for deeper reflection.

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Winter Funk

REFOCUS QUESTIONS...


When it comes to getting outside of ourselves to serve other people, we can come up with a list of excuses a mile long. We feel inadequate, unprepared or out of time. But there’s a CALL that transcends all our hesitations – don’t miss it...

WINTER FUNK: Get Up Offa That Thing

MONDAY: James 2:14-17
Why do we choose not to act in faith? What excuses do you allow to get in the way?

TUESDAY: Exodus 3:1-15
What doubts did Moses bring up? What would you say to God in this situation?

WEDNESDAY: 1 Corinthians 12:7
What does this mean? How does this verse apply to you?

THURSDAY: Romans 12:3-7; Ephesians 4:11-12
Do you see any of these gifts within yourself? Where do you see God’s gifts working in your life?

FRIDAY: Mark 10:45
How can you mirror this? What is God calling you to do?

SATURDAY: Matthew 9:35-36
What does your heart break for? Does it stem from pain in your own life? How has God prepared and equipped you to serve?

SUNDAY: 1 John 3:18
How has God equipped you for this next step? How is God calling you to love the world?

Sermon Transcript

Exodus 3:1-10

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