[Sermon summary from 7/23/17’s Sunday Service]

Link to Sermon audio: 7/23/17 Sermon Audio

Comforts. Cooperates. Completes.

Holy Spirit comforts, cooperates, and completes you in Christ.

1. Holy Spirit comforts
John 14:16
16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Helper, to be with you forever,

  • Holy Spirit comforts you by coming alongside as your advocate and helper.

2. Holy Spirit cooperates
1 Corinthians 6:19
19 Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own,
Philippians 2:12-13
12 Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, so now, not only as in my presence but much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling, 13 for it is God who works in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure.

  • Holy Spirit works with you and in you for God’s good pleasure.

3. Holy Spirit completes you in Christ
Philippians 1:6
And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.

  • Holy Spirit began a good work in you and will complete you in Christ.

Community Group Questions

We make everyday followers of Jesus by meet ups throughout the week. Currently we meet on Tuesdays and Saturdays. For more info, visit Community Groups.

1. What is your only comfort in life and in death?

2. How does the world and its spirit work against you?

3. What does it look like for you to be filled with the Holy Spirit?

Congregational Prayer

We learn to pray as a family of God and encourage a culture of dependence and delight in God’s presence throughout the week.

  • Pray for King and Faye Sacramento and their mission in Malaysia as the Holy Spirit works through them

Reading the Bible

We follow the story of God in the midst of everyday episodes of making followers of Jesus.

  • Read “Major Beliefs” Bible Reading Plan (65 days) from Lives Changed By Christ church.
    This is a 65 day plan that focuses on some of our core beliefs in Christianity. The Major Beliefs plan is a great way to learn what the Bible says about the Trinity, Satan & Sin, our Humanity, Salvation, the Church, Baptism, and much more. This plan follows a 5 day reading schedule, then two days off.

Visit www.bible.com for a free Bible and the reading plans.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

– Worship at the Park on July 30 (Sun), 11 am – 3 pm, @ Oak Creek Community Park located at 15616 Valley Oak Irvine, CA 92618

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