Wednesday Night Live / 2015-16

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May 11, 2016:  Christ in the Public Square:  The Gospel and Religious Liberty     Week 9 Parents Page 5-11-16
MV:   “I am sending you out like sheep among wolves. Therefore be as shrewd as snakes and as innocent as doves. … On my account you will be brought before governors and kings as witnesses to them and to the Gentiles. … You will be hated by everyone because of me, but the one who stands firm to the end will be saved.”    (Matt 10:16, 18, 22)

May 4, 2016:    Meet us at Crusade for Christ!

April 20 & 27, 2016:       Unity in Diversity: The Gospel and Ethnicity          Week 8 Parents Page 4-20-16
MV:   “And I will make you a great nation, And I will bless you, And make your name great; And so you shall be a blessing; And I will bless those who bless you, And the one who curses you I will curse.  And in you all the families of the earth will be blessed.””    (Gen 12:2-3)

April 6, 2016:       No WNL… SPRING BREAK!

March 17 & 23 & 30 & April 13, 2016:       Bought with a Price: The Gospel and Sexual Morality             Week 7 Parents Page 3-17-16
MV:   “Flee immorality. Every other sin that a man commits is outside the body, but the immoral man sins against his own body. Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own? For you have been bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body.”    (1 Cor 6:18-20)

February 24, 2016 / March 2&9, 2016:        A Profound Mystery: The Gospel and Marriage             Week 6 Parents Page 2-24-16
MV:   “Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself up for her, so that He might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word, that He might present to Himself the church in all her glory, having no spot or wrinkle or any such thing; but that she would be holy and blameless. So husbands ought also to love their own wives as their own bodies. He who loves his own wife loves himself; for no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as Christ also does the church,”    (Eph 5:25-29)

February 17, 2016:        A War on Women: The Gospel and Sex Slavery             Week 5 Parents Page 2-17-16
MV:   “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.””    (Mark 10:45)

February 10, 2016:        The Lonely in Families: The Gospel and Orphans & Widows             Week 4 Parents Page 2-10-16
MV:   “For the LORD your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great God, mighty and awesome, who shows no partiality and accepts no bribes. 18 He defends the cause of the fatherless and the widow…” (Deut 10:17-18)

January 27 & February 3, 2016:    Where Rich & Poor Collide: The Gospel and Abortion     Week 3 Parents Page 1-20-16
MV:   “The Spirit of God has made me; the breath of the Almighty gives me life.” (Job 33:4)

January 20, 2016:  NO WNL due to weather!

January 13, 2016:    Where Rich & Poor Collide: The Gospel and Poverty     Week 2 Parents Page 1-13-16
MV:  “He answered, ” ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind’; and, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.'” (Luke 10:27)

January 6, 2016:    The Great Offense: The Gospel and Culture        Week 1 Parents Page 1-6-16
MV:  “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” (Gen 1:1)

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December 2, 2015:       The Way of Wisdom                Week 6 7 combined Parents Page 12-2-15
MV: “My son, if you will receive my words And treasure my commandments within you, 2 Make your ear attentive to wisdom, Incline your heart to understanding; 3 For if you cry for discernment, Lift your voice for understanding; 4 If you seek her as silver And search for her as for hidden treasures; 5 Then you will discern the fear of the LORD And discover the knowledge of God. 6 For the LORD gives wisdom; From His mouth come knowledge and understanding.”     (Prov 2:1-6)

November 11, 2015:     How Will God Guide Me?             Week 5 Parents Page 11-11-15
MV: “God, after He spoke long ago to the fathers in the prophets in many portions and in many ways, in these last days has spoken to us in His Son, whom He appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the world.” (Heb 1:1-2)

November 4, 2015:     There’s a Better Way        Week 4 Parents Page 11-4-15
MV: “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes?… 33 But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. 34 Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.” (Matt 6:25-34)

October 28, 2015:     God is Not a Magic 8-Ball        Week 3 Parents Page 10-28-15
MV: “It is God’s will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality; that each of you should learn to control your own body in a way that is holy and honorable, not in passionate lust like the pagans, who do not know God; and that in this matter no one should wrong or take advantage of a brother or sister. The Lord will punish all those who commit such sins, as we told you and warned you before. For God did not call us to be impure, but to live a holy life. Therefore, anyone who rejects this instruction does not reject a human being but God, the very God who gives you his Holy Spirit.” (1Thess 4:3-8)

October 21, 2015:     Directionally Challenged          Week 2 Parents Page 10-21-15
MV: “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.” (Rom 8:28-29)

October 14, 2015:     What Do We Mean by “God’s Will?     Week 1 Parents Page 10-14-15
MV: “Remember the former things, those of long ago; I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like me. I make known the end from the beginning, from ancient times, what is still to come. I say, ‘My purpose will stand, and I will do all that I please.'” (Isa 46:9-10)

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September 30, 2015 and October 7, 2015:     The Temple of Love: The god of Romance        Week 7 Parents Page 9-30-15
MV: “She conceived again, and when she gave birth to a son she said, “This time I will praise the LORD.” So she named him Judah. Then she stopped having children.” (Genesis 29:35)

September 23, 2015:     The Temple of Power: Part 2-The god of Success     Week 6 Parents Page 9-23-15
MV: What good will it be for someone to gain the whole world, yet forfeit their soul? Or what can anyone give in exchange for their soul? (Matt 16:26)

September 16, 2015:     The Temple of Pleasure: Part 2-Food
MV: We are taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ, (2 Cor 10:5)

September 9, 2015:     The Temple of Pleasure: Part 1-Food      Week 5 Parents Page 9-9-15
MV: Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him. (Psalm 34:8)

September 2, 2015:     Calling All gods             Week 4 Parents Page 9-2-15
MV: “Now fear the LORD and serve him with all faithfulness. Throw away the gods your ancestors worshiped beyond the Euphrates River and in Egypt, and serve the LORD. 15 But if serving the LORD seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD.” (Joshua 24:14-15)

August 26, 2015:     A Jealous God                Week 3 Parents Page 8-26-15
MV: Do not worship any other god, for the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God. (Exodus 34:14)

August 19, 2015:     The Battleground of the gods             Week 2 Parents Page 8-19-15
MV:    But the things that come out of a person’s mouth come from the heart, and these defile them. For out of the heart come evil thoughts–murder, adultery, sexual immorality, theft, false testimony, slander. These are what defile a person; but eating with unwashed hands does not defile them.” (Matt. 15:18-20)

August 12, 2015:     Idolatry is THE Issue               Week 1 Parents Page 8-12-15
MV: “I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. “You shall have no other gods before me. (Exodus 20:2-3)