Sunday Evening | Pastor Steve Wainright | That the World May Know | 1 Kings 8:12-66
“…that all the peoples of the earth may know that the LORD is God; there is no other.” -1 Kings 8:60
The purpose of our existence is to make God known–to make Him famous, that all the world may know that the Lord is God.
May our lives show forth the joy of the Lord that is our strength, that all the world may know that He is God.
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“But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for His own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. Once you were not a people, but now you are God’s people; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.” -1 Peter 2:9-10
“Christians are never more than poor beggars telling other poor beggars were to buy bread.” -D.A. Carson at TGC2011, via Twitter
“But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us.” -2 Corinthians 4:7
Jesus Christ isn’t only a ticket, He’s the show!
-John Piper at New Attitude 2008 (paraphrased)