Five Words for Your Relationship Toolkit: Help
November 8, 2020
Each word we stop learn to say, is first experienced at the feet of Jesus
Our Identity and Mission clarify our NO’s
Seeing wonder is the doorway to gratitude
Heb. 13:6 So we say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid.
“As Christians we are made to live in continual dependence on God, in the context of surrender and interactive friendship” – John Ortberg
John 2:3 When the wine was gone, Jesus’ mother said to him, “They have no more wine.”
John 2:4 “Woman, why do you involve me?” Jesus replied. “My hour has not yet come.”
John 2:5 His mother said to the servants, “Do whatever he tells you.
John 2:6-8 Nearby stood six stone water jars, the kind used by the Jews for ceremonial washing, each holding from twenty to thirty gallons. Jesus said to the servants, “Fill the jars with water”; so they filled them to the brim. Then he told them, “Now draw some out and take it to the master of the banquet.” They did so
Filled it to the brim obedience
John 2:9-11 And the master of the banquet tasted the water that had been turned into wine. He did not realize where it had come from, though the servants who had drawn the water knew. Then he called the bridegroom aside and said, “Everyone brings out the choice wine first and then the cheaper wine after the guests have had too much to drink; but you have saved the best till now.”
Only the servants who did what Jesus said saw the miracle
John 2:11 What Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory; and his disciples believed in him.
Gal. 6:2,5 Bear ye one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ… For every man shall bear his own burden.
Gal. 6:2, 5 Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ… for each one should carry their own load.
Don’t remove the gift of helping
No one is too important to serve
I need help