What Are We Here For?

Matthew 28:19-20 ESV 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, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

  1. The Gospel is Simple
    1. God’s Plan
      • Genesis 1:1,Genesis 1:27, Genesis 1:31,Genesis 3:8a
      • God set rules to keep man safe and to give us choice.
        1. Genesis 2:16-17

Look around we are not still in the garden what happened?

    1. The Bad News
      • Genesis 2:6
      • This created a separation from God and Man   
        1. Romans 5:12
      • What is sin?
        1. Murder adultery Jesus verses heart issues
          Matthew 5:21 Murder, Matthew 5:27 Adultery.
      • What can we do about it?
        1. The world
          • Try to clean it ourselves
          • Good works
        2. God
          • Isaiah 64:6,Hebrews 9:22       
    2. The Good News
      • Genesis 3:15,John 3:16-18,John 14:6,2 Corinthians 5:21,Ephesians 2:8–9
  1. Share the Gospel
    1. Are you doing what Jesus said to do in Matthew 28?
    2. Who here has ever shared the gospel?
      • Reasons People make up to not share the gospel

Rejection (John 15:19),Being offensive (John 3:18),Not my gift,Not my responsibility,Don’t know what to say,Ignorant of the gospel themselves

      • Romans 1:16
      • Not sharing the Gospel is being disobedient
        1. Matthew 5:15-16
      • Not sharing the gospel is from a lack of compassion and love
    • How can I share the Gospel better?
      • Pray (Matthew 9:37-38)
      • Study (1 Peter 3:15)
      • Practice
        1. Just go do it
      • You can’t fail (Isaiah 55:11)
  • Disciple
    1. A new christian is like a baby. Don’t leave them alone feed them.
    2. Teach them how to feed themselves so they can teach others.

Full Sermon Notes: What are we here for?