Church #nofilter 3.1
Pray and read
Thank God for his word and his wisdom revealed in it. Ask God to work powerfully by his Spirit that you might grow in your love and knowledge of Jesus. Read 1 Corinthians 1:18-19.
In what ways might the message of the cross appear foolish?
What might Paul mean when he calls it the power of God?
Read Isaiah 29:13-16. What might this context add to your understanding of these verses?
Do you believe the message of the cross is the power of God for salvation? Does the way you seek salvation reflect this? For yourself? For your kids/ family? For your friends/ neighbours/ colleagues?
How might a growing confidence in the power of the gospel shape your evangelism?
Praise God for his power demonstrated in the message of the cross and ask him to grow your confidence in its power.