I. Biblical Foundations of Local Church Purpose
A. Review: Worship and Grow
1. God is bigger than our perspective.
2. Growth happens when sin is lovingly confronted
3. Growth happens when believers display love and unity.
B. Growth happens in every day life with complete submission to the Lord.
C. Share the faith with prayerful expectation, boldness, and discernment
II. Goss Memorial Church 2016
A. A reminder of God’s provision and purpose.
B. My personal calling and commitment.
C. God’s assignment for us.
3. Challenging neighborhood
4. Variety of people
5. Bold faith
The challenge: Will we commit to Christ and this local church fully aware of past, present, and future?