I dream of a Church

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Ideas on what a church might look like

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<ul><li> 1. Monday 30 August 2010 </li></ul> <p> 2. I have a Dream... Martin LutherKingMonday 30 August 2010 3. I have a dream of a church Monday 30 August 2010 4. Acts 11:19-30 13:1-3Monday 30 August 2010 5. What church do youdream of ? What sort of church do you want to belong to?Monday 30 August 2010 6. This presentation was inspired by an original idea of Barney Coombs from Salt and Light Ministries Monday 30 August 2010 7. 1. Where Christ is central Php 1:21, 3:7-11, Matt 16:16, Col 1:18 Monday 30 August 2010 8. 2. Where people dont go to church but live in the revelation that they are the church, wherever they live and work 1 Cor 12:27Monday 30 August 2010 9. 3. Where signs and wonders are done in the marketplace rather than in the church Acts 5:15, 19:11-12 Monday 30 August 2010 10. 4. Which is strong in the Lord and spiritual warfare Jn 15:5, Php 4:13, Eph 6:10-12 Monday 30 August 2010 11. 5. Which is washed clean from religious bondage and spiritual heresy Matt 23:3-7, 15, 23-25Monday 30 August 2010 12. 6. Where salvation is free but to follow Jesus costs everything Lk 14:26, Matt 19:23, Lk 9:23Monday 30 August 2010 13. The old cross is a symbol of death. It stands for the abrupt, violent end of a human being. In Roman times, the man who took up his cross and started down the read was not coming back. He was not going out to have his life re- directed. He was going out to have it ended.A.W. Tozer Monday 30 August 2010 14. 7. Which is vibrant and extravagant in praise and worship Ps 100:1-5, Col. 3:17Monday 30 August 2010 15. 8. Where eachpart is workingproperly withligaments ofsacricial love1 Cor 12:12-31, Gal6:2, Rom 15:1, 2Monday 30 August 2010 16. 9. Wherebackbiting andgossip areregarded aswicked crimesMatt 12:36, Luke12:3, James 3:6Monday 30 August 2010 17. 10. Whereleadership isvulnerable toone anotherMonday 30 August 2010 18. 11. Where the leadership is not monopolised by the pastor and teacher, but we understand the biblical grounds of cutting edge revelation Eph 2:20Monday 30 August 2010 19. 12. Which is strongly theological and where the saints are taught the full counsel of God Are you Pentecostal, Baptist, charismatic - or a disciple of Jesus Christ? Matt 22:29, 2 Tim 3:5, Jn 8:31-32Monday 30 August 2010 20. 13. Where the eldership is male but the ministry is male and female Gal 3:28, Joel 2:29 - Acts 2Monday 30 August 2010 21. 14. Which is neither afraid nor ashamed to confront society with Gods viewpoint about its own ungodliness Matthew 5:13-16 Monday 30 August 2010 22. 15. Where the leaders are more dangerous than conservative Taking RISKS Acts 10, Acts 13Monday 30 August 2010 23. 15. Where the leaders are more dangerous than conservative Taking RISKS Acts 10, Acts 13Monday 30 August 2010 24. 16. Which has the nation andthe nations at its heartMatt 24:14, 28:19, Psalm 2:8 Monday 30 August 2010 25. 17. Which is letting its light shine in such a way that kings will come to its brightness Isaiah 60:1-3Monday 30 August 2010 </p>