Never make binding agreements with someone you cannot ___________.
2 Corinthians 6:14-15, 17-18 Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common? What fellowship can light have with darkness…What does a believer have in common with an unbeliever? “Therefore come out from them and be separate,” says the LORD. “Touch no unclean thing and I will receive you. I will be a Father to you, and you will be My sons and daughters,” says the LORD Almighty.
Rahab _______________ her faith allegiance by hiding the spies.
Joshua 6:17 Jericho and all that is in it are to be devoted to the LORD. Only Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house shall be spared, because she hid the spies.
Rahab ___________ her forensic faith by saying, “I know that the LORD…” as she recounted the stories of the Red Sea crossing and the defeat of the Amorite kings.
Rahab _________ in faith by concealing the spies’ whereabouts.
Rahab ______________ her faith by displaying the scarlet cord.
Romans 10:8-11 ‘The Word is near you; it is in your mouth and in your heart, that is the word of faith that we are proclaiming; That if you confess with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.” As the Scripture says, “Anyone who trusts in Him will never be put to shame.” [Isaiah 28:16]
Matthew 4:18-20 One day Jesus was walking along the shore of the sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers – Simon, also called Peter, and Andrew – were throwing a net into the water, for they fished for a living. Jesus called out to them,”come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people!” And they left their nets at once and followed him.
A request for someone’s presence or participation.
Following Jesus and fishing for people is both complex and simple: _______________ because of the myriad of resistors, __________________ because of everyone’s need for love and acceptance.
Dearly loved, highly favored, wonderfully blessed, and Jesus is inviting you to follow Him on a life journey!
Acts 4:27-31 [modified] The people of our Town conspire against your holy servant Jesus, whom you anointed. They do what your power and will had decided beforehand should happen. [Personal prayer] NOW, Lord, consider their threats and ENABLE your servants to SPEAK your WORD with great boldness. Stretch out Your hand to heal and perform miraculous signs and wonders through the name of Your holy servant Jesus.
AFTER they prayed, the place where they were meeting was shaken. And they were ALL FILLED with the HOLY SPIRIT and SPOKE the WORD of God boldly.
Matthew 28:19-20 “Go and make disciples of ALL Nations [people], baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach them to obey ALL the commands I have given you. And be sure of this; I Am with you always even to the end of the age.” Jesus commands His followers.
Hebrews 11:17-19 By Faith Abraham, when God tested him, offered Isaac as a sacrifice. He who had received the promises was about to sacrifice his one and only son, even though God had said to him, “It is through Isaac that your offspring will be reckoned.” Abraham reasoned that God could raise the dead, and figuratively speaking, he did receive Isaac back from death.