Get in the Game! WEEK 4: Going on Offense

By Pastor Donnie Burke, November 03, 2019

Get in the Game!

WEEK 4: Going on Offense

Matthew 9:37-38 Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest."

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach

“3 And this is eternal life, that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom you have sent. 4 I glorified you on earth, having accomplished the work that you gave me to do.”

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach
  2. Know the Playbook
  1. “7 Now they know that everything that you have given me is from you. 8 For I have given them the words that you gave me, and they have received them and have come to know in truth that I came from you; and they have believed that you sent me.”

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach
  2. Know the Playbook
  3. Stay on the Team

John 17:11-12 And I am no longer in the world, but they are in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, keep them in your name, which you have given me, that they may be one, even as we are one. While I was with them, I kept them in your name, which you have given me. I have guarded them, and not one of them has been lost except the son of destruction, that the Scripture might be fulfilled.

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach
  2. Know the Playbook
  3. Stay on the Team
  4. Stay Free of Injury

“15 I do not ask that you take them out of the world, but that you keep them from the evil one. 16 They are not of the world, just as I am not of the world. 17 Sanctify them[b] in the truth; your word is truth.”

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach
  2. Know the Playbook
  3. Stay on the Team
  4. Stay Free of Injury
  5. Stay on the Field

“18 As you sent me into the world, so I have sent them into the world.”

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach
  2. Know the Playbook
  3. Stay on the Team
  4. Stay Free of Injury
  5. Stay on the Field
  6. Recruit New Players

John 17:20 "I do not ask for these only, but also for those who will believe in me through their word,

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach
  2. Know the Playbook
  3. Stay on the Team
  4. Stay Free of Injury
  5. Stay on the Field
  6. Recruit New Players
  7. Promote Teamwork

John 17:21-23 that they may all be one, just as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be in us, so that the world may believe that you have sent me. The glory that you have given me I have given to them, that they may be one even as we are one, I in them and you in me, that they may become perfectly one, so that the world may know that you sent me and loved them even as you loved me.

Going On Offense: (John 17)

  1. Know the Team Owner & Head Coach
  2. Know the Playbook
  3. Stay on the Team
  4. Stay Free of Injury
  5. Stay on the Field
  6. Recruit New Players
  7. Promote Teamwork
  8. Make it to the Awards Banquet

“24 Father, I desire that they also, whom you have given me, may be with me where I am, to see my glory that you have given me because you loved me before the foundation of the world.”

Thank you so much for joining us in worship at First Free Will Baptist Church today. We hope your experience has been meaningful and that you will join us again soon!