Jun. 27, 2021
Live Well — Love Well
Water Changes Everything
John 6:1-15; Matthew 28:19-20; 1 Corinthians 12:27-31
a. Feeding of the ____________ plus women and children.
b. It’s not just a ____________ miracle witnessed by thousands of people.
c. It’s also a ____________ with lessons about the all-sufficiency of Jesus Christ to meet the vast needs of the world through His inadequate disciples.
d. It’s also a miracle that points to ____________. (John 6:32-58)
e. Jesus was showing Philip and the other disciples their ____________ to meet this physical need, along with His all-sufficiency.
f. Christ uses inadequate people who ____________ what they have to Him to meet the overwhelming needs of others.
2. Important Take A Ways From The Text:
a. People are ____________.
Their physical hunger and their inability to satisfy that hunger paints a picture of the spiritual needs of this sin filled world.
b. God’s people are ____________ in themselves to meet people’s needs.
c. Jesus Christ is ____________ -sufficient to meet people’s overwhelming needs.
[Jeremiah prayed] “Ah Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and by Your outstretched arm! Nothing is too difficult for You.”
i. Christ is in control of ____________ situation.
ii. Christ is ____________ concerned for needy people than we are.
iii. Christ is not limited by inadequate ____________.
iv. Christ doesn’t just barely meet needs; he abundantly supplies ____________ that we want.
v. Christ is sufficient not only for physical needs, but especially for ____________ needs.
d. Christ meets the needs of people through His inadequate people who ____________ their inadequate resources to Him.
When Christ uses you to meet the needs of others, he always provides a ____________ of leftovers for your needs.
“Now you are the body of Christ and individually members of it. And God has appointed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers; then deeds of power, then gifts of healing, forms of assistance, forms of leadership, various kinds of tongues. Are all apostles? Are all prophets? Are all teachers? Do all work miracles? Do all possess gifts of healing? Do all speak in tongues? Do all interpret? But strive for the greater gifts. And I will show you a still more excellent way.”
1 Corinthians 12:27-31
“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”