(Matthew 28:18-20) Jesus' authority gives the church the power to unleash His power in all the world. THE FIRST TWO PURPOSES ARE IN THE GREAT COMMANDMENT IN MATTHEW 22:34-40 Thankful people worship Jesus people serve people THE FOUNDATION OF OUR COMMISSION: JESUS SOVEREIGN RULE The last words of Jesus before He leaves to return to the Father “All authority” Who gave Jesus this authority? How much authority does Jesus have? What does the understanding of Jesus authority set free in the church? What about you? List out ways Jesus' authority matters in your life. Consciously surrender to Jesus'authority in your life. Every morning this week ask Jesus to lead you to speak to someone about Him. When Jesus gives you the opportunity, take it.