Better, Stronger, Greater: Unstoppable Joy
November 1, 2015 Speaker: Joe Walser Series: Better, Stronger, Greater: the power of the Holy Spirit
Topic: Biblical Passage: Ephesians 3:13–3:18
What sustains us against the flow of the world?
*Romans 12:2; 1 Peter 1:14
Go against the flow, pattern you life on a different desire.
*1 John 2:15
What is the pattern of the world?
*Luke 12:13-21; 1 Corinthians 15:30-32
Happiness is what sustains the world.
Jesus wants you to be happy!
*John 10:10, 15:9-11, 17:13
The entire book of Ephesians is to encourage and to bring joy!
*Ephesians 1:3-13, 2:1-5, 3:14-18, 5:1-2,7-9,15-21
Filled with the Holy Spirit:
Middle voice - God acts on our behalf and we receive the action.
*Acts 13:50-52; Romans 14:17, 15:13
1. Pressure, moves us to Joy
-Deliverance and Salvation that God provides
-Blessings of God
-Songs that celebrate God's sufficiency in our suffering.