The Gospel of Matthew: Road Signs: Go & Come follow Me

Message 10/6/19

The Gospel of Matthew: Road Signs - Go then Come Follow Me

Key Scripture - Matthew 19:16-30


Big Idea

It is not what you lack that is causing you to feel lost and incomplete. 

It is what you have that causes your discontent.


Perfect

Seeds of Faith



Problem with Religion



Sell your Possessions

Gospel Finances


Give up your personal idols


Ba'al & Asherah - Yesterday and Today


Idols require a sacrifice


Give to the Poor

God doesn't want your money...


Take what was an idol and use it for God's purposes


Then come follow me

Leave behind your old way of life



Ongoing Relationship

Shiny Things


Syncretism


With God all things are possible

Beautiful Mess


Love & Fruit


One hundred times as much

Idols take up way more space than they are worth