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  • f3= F to the third power

    F to the third power= Family, Fellowship & Fun:  

     

     


  • Westside Ladies Fellowship

     

    Tuesday, December 5th: Westside Ladies Fellowship will be having their Christmas Party @ the church @ 6pm. Please bring a $5  wrapped Christmas ornament.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     


  • Christmas Train Ride

    Saturday, December 9th:  meeting at the church @ 3:45pm to go to Denton Farmpark to ride the Christmas train.  Children 11yrs and younger will be free.  11yrs and older $15.  Come join us and let us enjoy seeing the story of Jesus


  • Christmas Caroling

    Sunday, December 10th:  meet at the church @ 1:30pm to go and sing to some special people. Don't forget to eat lunch before you go.


  • Business meeting

    Sunday, December 10th we will have our business meeting


  • Christmas Cantata

    Sunday, December 17th the choir will be preforming the Christmas Cantata @ 11 am.  Please come and hear the beautiful music celebrating Jesus Christ.  Bring friends & family as we celebrate the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ


  • Christmas Eve Candle Light Service

    Sunday, December 24, Christmas Eve @ 6pm we will have a special Candle Light Service.  Please join us in celebrating the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ


  • New Year's Eve Lock-In

    Sunday, December 31st:  We will have church services that evening @ 6pm...but after the children, teens & any adult will be having a lock-in @ Rowe Road.  Roasting marshmellows, bondfire, food ,fun & fellowship.  Feel free to join in.  Any parent with children under 8yrs of age should stay with their child/children.  We will have a grand time..but Monday, January 1st pleae pick your child/children up @ 7am


  • Food Pantry

    Food pantry is getting low.  When grocery shopping please purchase non-perishable items to restock.  See Pastor for list.


  • THE WORD OF LIFE CHILDREN'S CLASS

    THE WORD OF LIFE is now our new children's class on Wednesday evenings @ 7pm. This is for ages 3yrs. to 6th grade.  We hope you will enjoy this new class & join us.  The children will be learning the Word Of God with a new experience.


  • Something New

    We do have  sermons that were already uploaded previously still  avaliable on YouTube, but now we are streaming our sermons on Facebook live.  So join us Sunday mornings, Sunday evenings & Wednesdays to see all sermons live.  Also we have a Facebook link beside YouTube. You can click the link, visit our Facebook page, log into your Facebook & like our page.  We would like your upmost respect for our pages, if we see any negativity you will be removed.  Thank you


  • Visitations

       Let us all do our part in winning souls to Jesus & inviting everyone to our church.  Join us Saturdays from 9:30am to 12pm.  Please make plan to attend at least once a month

     


  • The book of John

     

    Wednesday evening sermons:  "The book of John" . Bible study is held every Wednesday evening @ 7pm. We will take prayer requests from congregation, special music old fashion teaching and preaching from the King James Bible.


  • CHAOS

    C: Christ 

    H: Has

    A: All 

    O: Our

    S: Soultions

    UPDATES  COMING SOON

     


  • Youth or Other Ministries

    Anyone interested in helping with our youth or other ministries, Please See The Pastor


  • Radio Messages

     Our Pastor Jason Koontz will be broadcasting on Radio station 880 AM.  "The Fireball Special" can be heard every Thursday & Friday from 5:15 -5:30pm. Pastor Koontz will no longer be on Saturday mornings.  Also will not be on the air during November & December, back January through October.   We invite you to click on this link to listen via the internet http://www.bereanbaptistwsnc.org/watchlisten.


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Jonah Study #7

Jonah Study #7                                                                                               04-30-14

Review of Week #6

I. Exhausted all Efforts vs. 12

II. Exercised their Faith  vs. 14 and 16

1. Proves that God can get our attention

2. They completely relied on God and God alone (not God plus water, etc.)

3. Crying out from the heart is only requirement for getting God’s attention.

III. Eliminated their Problem vs. 15 (first had to identify their problem)

            If car idling rough – no good to change the tire!        They focused on the cargo!

            Can’t fix attitude without first fixing heart. Rebellion.

 

            It’s not easy getting rid of the things/people that’s weighing you down.

            Mariners didn’t want to get rid of Jonah (their problem).  At first they thought they’d rather keep their problem than to have peace with God

 

Can u identify with Jonah?  Let’s notice two (of the six) things about Jonah this evening:

I. Rebellion – means defiance of authority; rise up against authority; stubborn

            The rebellious person never comes out on top.  Always rooted in the letter “I”

            I want, I desire. I deserve, I must have, I must get……Not Christ but I

 

            Satan rebelled in Isaiah 14:12-17

            Nimrod rebelled in Gen. 10:8-10; ch. 11 tower of babel.  name means rebel

            Jonah – text

            Samson – Judges 16

            Prodigal Son – Luke 15 – rebellion always leads a person away from God.

 

So what about you? Rebel against supervisor? God? Spouse?  Eph. 5:21 – submitting yourselves one to another…..

 

Rebellion in heart – indicator you’re not right with God.  How do we keep a rebellious spirit out of our hearts?  Js. 4:7 – submit yourselves therefore to God…..

 

Submission in action vs. attitude.  “Those convinced against their will…..”

 

 

II. Resistance (towards God)  three days!

            Resist means to fight against; to oppose or withstand.

 

 Jonah resisted:

            1. Word of God – vs. 1 – It’s important to pay attention during preaching!

            2. Will of God - preach

            3. Work of God – (work of HG) to bring us to God.  Jn. 12:32

Col_1:20  And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to reconcile all things unto himself; by him, I say, whether they be things in earth, or things in heaven.

 Act_7:51  Ye stiffnecked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye do always resist the Holy Ghost: as your fathers did,  so do  ye.

Rom_13:2  Whosoever therefore resisteth the power, resisteth the ordinance of God: and they that resist shall receive to themselves damnation.

Joh_6:44  No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him: and I will raise him up at the last day.

 

Results of Resisting God:  Jonah was:

            1. Mistaken – thought running from God was his best option.  Pr. 14:12

            2. Misbehaved – Our behavior is directly related to our relationship with Christ

            3. Misfortune (trouble) Pr. 13:15 - but the way of transgressors is hard.

4. Miserable – Finally (after 3 days!)  cried out to God for help. TEXT

Wanted a change.

 

 Jonah looked to God for an answer. He’s God of love, joy, peace, patience, self control, etc.  Is this you?

 

He got alone with God!  How much alone time do you spend with the Lord?  Away from people, distractions of world. God can help you when others can’t!

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