LEADnow: Session 4

Margaret Feinberg

  • Organic: natural, pure, and essential
  • What does God love? There are very few things God loves.
  • 2 Corinthians 9:7 – God loves a cheerful giver
  • Exodus 16:16-21
  • God is the one who signs our pay check
  • Are you hoarding the manna?
  • We are not winning when it comes to social justice, but we have been invited to give of ourselves to make the win possible
  • Pick a Biblical character and get to know them intimately

Matt Chandler of The Village

  • John 1:1-5
  • Life outside of the faith is not as horrible as the church paints it to be, but you will never enjoy the fullness of that life apart from Jesus
  • Problem #1: "and the darkness has not overcome it."
  • Problem #2: Grammatical issues with he light
  • Exodus 3:5-12
    • God MO: When God wants to flex his muscles He chooses some to be His voice and conduit.
  • We are bored out of our minds.
  • Why would you only want to practice and never play?
  • There seems to be a disjoint between what we know and what we do
  • The goal is not to be cool
  • We have got to go counter-cultural
  • God told a group of guys that had the Torah memorized that they did not know Him
  • Knowledge is meant to empower