Faith Heroes: Ordinary People that God Used in Extraordinary Ways

Faith Heroes: Ordinary People that God Used in Extraordinary Ways

Paul

May 29, 2016

In the book of Acts, we see how Paul relentlessly pursued Christ and the purpose Christ had for him. We can have the same faith as Paul and relentlessly pursue our Lord Jesus and His purpose for us. The text today gives us three ways to have a relentless faith like Paul.


Mary

May 22, 2016

In the book of Luke, God spoke through the angel Gabriel to Mary to announce that she would give birth to a son who would be the Messiah, the Son of God. Mary willingly received and believed God’s Word. She became a willing vessel of God’s Word. We can have a faith like Mary’s that willing receives and believes God’s Word. The text gives three steps to having a willing faith like Mary.


Peter

May 15, 2016

In the book of Luke, Jesus called Peter to make a bold step of faith to leave everything and follow Him. Peter decided to boldly follow Jesus. We can have the same kind of faith as Peter. Jesus is calling each of us to follow Him. The text gives three steps to having a bold faith like Peter’s.


Ruth

May 8, 2016

In the book of Ruth, the Moabite widow named Ruth put her faith in the redeeming power of the God of Israel to rescue and redeem her and her mother-in-law Naomi. We can have faith in the redeeming power of God today. The text gives three steps on how to have a redeeming faith like Ruth’s.


David

May 1, 2016

In the book of Acts, the Apostle Paul preached a message to the people of Antioch describing David as a man after God’s own heart. We can have a faith that is passionate for God. The text gives three ways that we can have a passionate faith like David’s.


Samuel

April 24, 2016

In the book of 1 Samuel, we see in Samuel’s life how God cares about the condition of our heart and the object of our obedience. We can have obedient faith like Samuel by trusting Christ to give us a new heart that is in submission to His will. Our text today gives us three ways to have obedient faith like Samuel.


Joseph

April 17, 2016

We begin our Faith Heroes series with Joseph the dreamer. As we study the life of Joseph, we see the commands of the book of Hebrews very clear in his life. Hebrews shows us three ways to have heroic faith like Joseph.