Worth? What is it Worth?

Bulletin Insert for March 30, 2019

Luke 18: 27. What is impossible with man is possible with God.
John 3:16. God, on His initiative, loves us and gave Jesus to save us.

Why should we listen to God and obey Him?
1. God is Creator, Genesis 1
2. God is Sovereign. 2 Samuel 7:22 (NIV and others), Deuteronomy 29:29.
3. God commands it. Mark 4:2,3; Matthew 15: 10,11; Matthew 11:15; Isaiah 30: 21.

How to obey?
1. As a child obeys a parent (child-like trust)
2. As an adult obeys the laws (intellectual respect for authority)
3. As a follower by choice & decision (walking with God)

Beginnings, the ABC of the Gospel
A. Accept my condition as a fallen, fallible human sinner
B. Believe God can make things right, save me from sin
C. Confess my personal need and Commit to following Him and letting Him change me, Romans 3:23, Jeremiah 17:9, Philippians 4:13, Romans 1:16, Acts 16:31, 1 John 1:9

Growing in Grace: Acts 2:36-41, John 16 (whole chapter), Revelation chapters 2, 3, 2 Samuel 23:2. Ezekiel 2:2.
Listening to God: Psalm 19:1, Acts 2:1-12, Romans 12:6, James 1:17, Acts 1:8, 1 Samuel 2:26, 2 Peter 3:17,18, Hebrews 6:1, Jeremiah 12:2,  Luke 17:5, Luke 8:15, 1 Peter 2:2, Colossians 1:9,10, Philippians 4:13, Isaiah 40:29, Psalm 119:28, Ephesians 6:10, Isaiah 40:31, Leviticus 26:3-13, Proverbs 3. (whole chapter)
Encouragement: Philippians 4:6,7, John 14:15

In view of what God wants to do for you in your life, will you respond, listen, follow and obey?