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Topic: Church Mission

Why I Am Reformed and Charismatic

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Speaker: Andrew Wilson

Text: Acts 4:23-37

Andrew Wilson addresses foundational issues for us as a church, proclaiming both God's absolute, sovereign rule over all things and his power at work through miraculous gifts today. Christianity involves both doctrine and devotion, truth and experience, and the Word and the Spirit.

CLC and Mission: Currently Weak, Potentially Wonderful

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Speaker: PJ Smyth

Text: Acts 1:8

An honest and sobering fireside talk about the current state of our personal evangelistic passion, and how to improve in this area

Team Talk

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Speaker: PJ Smyth

A message about the 5V's of Covenant Life Church - our vision, values, vital doctrines, vibe, and vehicles.

Perhaps the Lord Will Act

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Speaker: PJ Smyth

Text: 1 Samuel 14:23-48

On his ordination day, PJ calls our church to similar exploits of faith as Jonathan and his armor bearer.

Antioch: A Model for Mobilized Mission

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Speaker: Josh Kouri

Text: Acts 11:19-30

Looking at the Antioch church as a New Testament model for mobilizing missions in the city and region.

What To Wear This Summer

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Speaker: Mark Mullery

Text: Colossians 3:12-17

Let's dress in the wardrobe God has picked out for us and purchased for us. And tying it all together, let's put on love.

God’s Sovereignty and our Faith

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Speaker: PJ Smyth

Text: Luke 1:6-70

In this passage, the author Luke introduces Jesus the Messiah, reassures us of the unstoppable plan of God despite our deficits and stirs our faith so we can participate well in God's plan.

Following Jesus: Being Disciples Who Make Disciples, Part 3

Called to Disciple One Another

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Text: Ephesians 4:11-16

To reach our full potential as a church, each of us must disciple one another.

Following Jesus: Being Disciples Who Make Disciples, Part 2

What Disciple Making Looks Like

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Speaker: Kevin Rogers

Text: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-2:12

Making disciples of Jesus involves loving, personal relationships where a Christian helps another person follow Jesus by guiding them in Christian faith and life through their encouragement and example.

Following Jesus: Being Disciples Who Make Disciples, Part 1

Being Disciples Who Make Disciples

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Speaker: Mark Mitchell

Text: Matthew 28:16-20

Jesus’ authority over all things and his presence at all times means we can and must make disciples of all people.

Let’s Do It Again

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Speaker: PJ Smyth

Text: Acts 1-28

In just thirty years, between Acts 1 and Acts 28, the gospel advanced from Jerusalem to Judea to the ends of the known world. Today's church has the same God, the same commission, the same Holy Spirit, and the same urgency. Could we not do it again?

The Day the Gospel Came to Town

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Speaker: PJ Smyth

Text: Acts 17:16-34

God uses, keeps and provokes us to love Him and our neighbors.

We Owe the Gospel to the Nations

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Speaker: David Platt

Text: Romans 1:1-17

Possession of the gospel creates a sense of obligation to reach all peoples with the gospel.

Matthew: The Life and Words of Jesus, Part 77

The Great Commission

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Speaker: Joshua Harris

Text: Matthew 28:16-20

The Great Commission isn’t great because we are great. It is great because Jesus is great. He has all authority and he will always be with us.

Declare His Glory Among the Nations

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Speaker: Joshua Harris

Text: Psalms 96

Being worshippers of the living God means joining his purpose to declare his glory to the nations.

RE:NEW, Part 5

RE:IMAGINE

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Speaker: Joshua Harris

Text: Philippians 2:1-16

We need to learn to dream gospel-shaped dreams.

RE:NEW, Part 3

RE:FOCUS

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Speaker: Joshua Harris

Text: 2 Corinthians 5:14-15

The gospel refocuses us on God's glory, loving one another, and God's mission.

The Servant’s Reward

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Speaker: Greg S.

Text: Isaiah 49:1-7

What reward could adequately honor the sacrifice of our Servant Savior?

Choice, Promise, Motivation

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Speaker: J.D. Greear

Text: John 12:24-28

The life of the nations comes only through the death of the church.

Raised with Christ: Experiencing the Resurrection Life, Part 3

Resurrection and Mission

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Speaker: Joshua Harris

Text: Matthew 28:18-20

Resurrection life is life lived for the mission of advancing the fame of Jesus.