Sunday, January 15, 2017
Romans 1:16, p. 796
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile.
Living Boldly means living an undistracted obedient life for Jesus Christ.
Philippians 3:13-14, p. 832
…But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
Living Boldly means loving others wholeheartedly for Jesus Christ.
Matthew 22:37-39, p. 699
Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’”
Living Boldly means sharing the gospel clearly and without hesitation for Jesus Christ.
Romans 10:14, p. 802 (NLT)
But how can they call on him to save them unless they believe in him? And how can they believe in him if they have never heard about him? And how can they hear about him unless someone tells them?
The Boldness of Peter in Acts 4:
… Enable your servants to speak your word with great boldness…after they prayed, the place where they were meeting was shaken. And they were filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God boldly. (Verses 29, 31, p. 773)