Dying to Live

delivered March 18th, 2018 by Lori Brown

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Sermon Notes

  • Key Scripture:John 12:20-33
  • Something has to die in us for us to really live.
  • We need to let go our our “ego” because Ego = Easing God Out.
  • Romans 8:29
  • Gentiles were not allowed into the Temple’s inner courts
  • Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead
  • John 11
  • John 12:22-24
  • 1 Peter 1:23
  • Seeds need to die to create more life
  • Death is NOT THE END of the story!
  • Try to bring a bit more of Jesus’ guidance into each day
  • John 12:25-26
  • Our old self must die
  • Our old life actually brings death
  • Dying to Self = surrendering our will to God’s will
  • Matthew 28:18-20
  • The Great Commission means we need to invite people more regularly
  • Hebrews 13:8
  • John 12:27-33
  • If it was hard for Jesus, why do we expect that it won’t be hard for us?
  • How is God asking me to die to myself today so He can live through me?