The mission of CBC is to make disciples, from Matthew 28:18-20. How do we get there? Acts 2:42 lists four elements of the early church that are vital to our becoming mature believers. David denHartog explains each briefly, but focuses on the aspect of fellowship. If you neglect fellowship, it will stunt your growth. What is fellowship? What does it look like? What happens when there is fellowship?
Other Scripture references: Acts 2:46; I Corinthians 12:4-11; Genesis 2:18-25; Job 19:14; Proverbs 3:32; Psalm 139:3
Scripture for praying the Word of God (mentioned in today’s sermon): John 15:4-5; Ephesians 2:8-10; I John 5:14; Mark 12:30; Ephesians 5:25; II Peter 1: 5-7; Matthew 5:3-12; John 17:17
Pastor Dave’s Scripture prayers for parenting: John 17: 17; Ephesians 1:17-23; & 3:14-19; Philippians 1:9-11; Colossians 1:9-12.
Recommended Reading: Come and See, by Todd Wagner