December 12th, 2010

ruth 2

Most important

What is most important? (message from Nov 28, 2010)

4 Questions that are addressed:

1. Who is God?
God is One. No other gods apart from that One. (Deuteronomy 6, Isaiah 44-46, Mark 12)
No one other than this God is to be worshiped, trusted fully.

2. What does God most want us to do?
Love this God uniquely, exclusively, totally, entirely.
The faith of Christians is a Person. The gospel we preach is a Person. "We preach Christ" (1 Cor 1)

3. What has to accompany our love for God?
Love for others made in His image. (Leviticus 19, 1 John 4, 1 Cor 13)
Knowledge alone means nothing. It's how that knowledge practically affects our lives.

4. What does it mean to be in God's Kingdom?
Jesus said to the man, "You are not far from the kingdom of God."