GOT FAITH? (18 OF 68)

by Chris Brown

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Got Faith? (18 of 68)
Series: 30 A.D. The Jesus Story
Pastor Chris Brown
Luke 8:22-39

What We've Seen About Faith So Far:
Five Quick Stories

Luke 4:14-30 (Hometown)

Luke 5:17-26 (4 Friends)

Luke 7:1-10 (Centurion)

Luke 7:36-50 (Prostitute)

Luke 8:1-21 (Good Soil)

Sometimes the Soil Needs
A Little Work:
Luke 8:22-25

Obedience can lead us out of or into storms.

Storms reveal who we are and who God is.

It's not the amount of our faith; it's the object of our faith that matters most.

Faith is trusting God enough to do what he says.

Sometimes The Good Soil Is Where
We Least Expect It:
Luke 8:26-39

It couldn't get any worse: pigs, tombs, demons, nakedness.

God's authority brings freedom, not bondage or oppression.

Faith begins with accepting a "no" to our plans and desires.

We heard this week that storms reveal who we are. Is there anything in your life that's being revealed in the midst of a storm? Anything you'd like to change?

Looking back at this week's sermon and study, is there anything you'd like prayer for?

Growth Group Homework

Looking back at your notes from this week's teaching was there anything that particularly caught your attention, challenged or confused you?

1. Can you think of any times in your life when doing the right thing (obeying God)…

…led you into a storm?

...led you out of ...

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