oiktirmós – compassion (pity), i.e. deep feeling about someone’s difficulty or misfortune
Psalm 145: 9
2 Corinthians 1:3-4
We are meant to be moved with compassion.
We’re meant to be motivated by compassion.
Question 1 : In what are ways you are moved by compassion?
Question 2: What are you doing about it?
“Compassion can’t be measured in dollars and cents. It does come with a price tag, but that price tag isn’t the amount of money spent. The price tag is love.” ~ J. C. Watts Jr.
Jesus rose from the dead to bring us life…
…but we often live like he’s still dead in the grave.
Jesus rose from the dead to bring us life, but we often live like he’s still dead in the grave.
Is our heart burning within us because we’ve encountered the risen Jesus?
Look Beyond Right Now
Trust the God of our Past and Present for the Future
God’s Promise is Our Future
If we are genuine, there will be fruit in our life.
You can’t FAKE being a FOLLOWER or FRIEND of Jesus.
(Adult Segment of the Message)
If we are genuine, our life will reflect the truth of scripture.
Matthew 7:24, 26
References: Ephesians 4:29, Galatians 5:19-21, John 14:6, Job 34:19, Romans 10:12, Galatians 3:28, Acts 10:34-35, Romans 12:21, James 1:19-20
2 Peter 3:9
An explanation of how and why we do communion, and why we invite everyone to participate in communion at Portico Church.
Draw Near To Me
You keep Jesus’ commands (progressive)
You love one another
You endure the struggle
You bear witness to Jesus
Draw Near To Me
Stay At Home I Stay In Him
But YOU KNOW HIM, and He DWELLS WITH YOU and WILL BE IN YOU.
I am all you need… and I’m still here.
I Am All You Need…