Sermons on Outreach
John 17 – Jesus prays for us to participate in the mission of making Christ known (glory) in the world.
Acts 1:6-8 — God uses ordinary followers of Christ as witnesses in word and deed in the world.
Matthew 5:13-16 — Jesus provides three metaphors/images for understanding “blessed to be a blessing.”
1 Peter 2:9-10 — We are blessed to be a blessing, to share the Good News and enact God’s love, mercy, and justice in the world.
Luke 13:1-9 – God has created us to bear fruit; let us not miss the opportunity before us now.
John 9:1-7, Job 4:1-9 — God created humanity for dignity, that God’s glory might be displayed through them.
2 Peter 3.3-9 — God does not wish for any to perish, but all to come to repentance; we are part of His work.
Luke 24:44-49 — God has planned and prepared our salvation since the foundation of the world.
Mark 2:13-17; Luke 18:9-14 — Jesus showed us how to love our neighbors: recognize our own sin and don’t turn away from the messiness of faithful ministry.
7 youth and 2 adults share about the spiritual impact of summer mission trips.