THE COMMANDS OF CHRIST- THE BRICKS OF OUR HOUSEHOLD OF FAITH

Once we've discovered our Identity, we are on our way to discovering what it means to become a Disciple of Jesus. We follow Him by obeying Him and His calling to live like Jesus In Real Life, in obedience to The Commands of Christ.

  • GATHER- COMMAND: HEBREWS 10:24-25

    Story: Acts 2:36-47 (The Jerusalem Church)

    Additional: Acts 5:42; Romans 16:3-4; 1 Corinthians 16:19; Colossians 4:15; Philemon 1:1-2

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_9_-_Gather.pdf

  • GIVE- COMMAND: MATTHEW 6:1-4

    Story: Mark 12:41-44 (The Widow’s Offering)

    Additional: 2 Corinthians 8:1-7; 9:6-11; Acts 4:32-37; Galatians 6:6-10; Matthew 6:1-4, 19-24; 19:16-30; Romans 12:3-8; Hebrews 13:16; 1 Corinthians 12:1-11

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_8_-_Give.pdf

  • OVERCOME THROUGH WORSHIP- COMMAND: MATTHEW 4:10

    Story: Acts 16:25-34 (Paul and Silas in Prison)

    Additional: Matthew 10:16-33; 24:9-14; Acts 5:17-42; John 4:23-24; 2 Corinthians 4:5-18; Hebrews 5:7-10; 10:33-39; 12:1-2; Romans 12:1-2; James 1:2-5, 12

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_6_-_Overcome_through_Worship.pdf

  • LOVE- COMMAND: MATTHEW 22:37-39

    Story: Luke 10:25-37 (The Good Samaritan)

    Additional: John 14:14; 15:9-17; Luke 25-37; 1 Corinthians 13:1-13; 1 John 4:19- 21; Romans 5:8; 12:9-21; Philippians 2:3-7; James 1:26- 2:17; Ephesians 4:25-32; Colossians 3:12-17

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_5_-_Love.pdf

  • OBEY LEADERS- COMMAND: HEBREWS 13:17

    Story Acts 14:21-23 (Paul and Barnabas Appoint Leaders)

    Additional: Acts 2:42-43; Ephesians 4:11-12; Luke 7:1-10; 1 Timothy 3:1-13; Matthew 20:25-28; Mark 10:42-45; John 13:12-17; Titus 1:5-9; 1 Peter 5:1-6; Philippians 3:17; Hebrews 13:7

    Study Guide: Coming Soon!

  • GO & MAKE DISCIPLES- COMMAND: MATTHEW 28:18-20

    Story: John 4:4-42 (Jesus and the Samaritan Woman)

    Additional: Luke 9:23-27,57-62; 10:1-11; 2 Timothy 2:2

    See "The 411" Handout

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_4_-_Go_Make_Disciples.pdf

  • OBSERVE THE LORD’S SUPPER- COMMAND: MATTHEW 26:26-30

    Story: Luke 22:7-20 (Jesus’ Last Supper)

    Additional: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; John 6:25-58; Acts 2:42; Matthew 26:26-28

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_7_-_Observe_the_Lord_s_Supper.pdf

  • PRAY- COMMAND: MATTHEW 26:41

    Story: Matthew 6:5-13 (Jesus Teaches About Prayer)

    Additional: Matthew 14:23; 26:36-46; Mark 1:35; Acts 1:14; 4:23-31; Luke 11:1-13; Ephesians 6:18-20; Luke 10:2; Acts 4:23-31; Luke 18:1-8; 1 Timothy 2:1-6; 1 John 5:14-15

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_3_-_Pray.pdf

  • OBEY THE WORD- COMMAND: JOHN 14:23-24

    Story: Matthew 7:24-29 (Wise and Foolish Builders)

    Additional: Matthew 4:3-4; 5:17-19; 28:20; Luke 24:27, 32; Acts 16:6-15; Mark 14:32-42; Matthew 28:19-20; James 1:22-24; 1 John 5:2-3

    Study Guide:Coming Soon!

  • BE BAPTIZED- COMMAND: MATTHEW 28:18-20

    Story: Acts 8:26-39 (Philip and the Ethiopian)

    Additional: Matthew 28:19: 3:5-6,11,13-17; Mark 1:4, 9; 16:16; Luke 3:16, 21-22; 24:49; John 1:29-34; 3:5-8; Acts 1:5, 8; 2:1-4, 38-39, 41; 8:9-12-17, 26-39; 9:17-18; 10:44-48;16:14-15, 30-33; 18:8; Colossians 2:12; 1 Peter 3:21; Romans 6:3-4

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_2_-_Be_Baptized.pdf

  • REPENT AND BELIEVE- COMMAND: MARK 1:14-15

    Story: Luke 7:36-50 (Jesus and the Sinful Woman)

    Additional: Romans 3:23; 5:1-11; 6:23; 10:9-10; Acts 2:38-39; John 3:1-21

    Study Guide: Command_of_Christ_1_-_Repent_Believe.pdf