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September 1, 2013 Message Three

it takes a church

Childrearing

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Escaping the Mindless Pursuit of Happiness
1 CORINTHIANS 9:24-27
An Experiential Exegesis of T H E T HR E E F AC TS O F L I FE
1. Success takes ________ 2. You don’t have time for everything 3. Be __________________ and schedule

THESIS: The key to being __________________ is the achievement of spiritual discipline

discipline
1. What it is, 24 A. Its ____________________: Discipline is not punishment, but the process by which one learns a way of life B. Its __________: To train in righteousness 2. Where it is, 25 3. How it is done, 26 A. Master your __________ B. Watch your __________ C. Restrain your __________________, 27 D. Stick to a ________________ E. Manage your __________
Eph 6:4 And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
September 15, 2013

IT TAKES A CHURCH!
Sept 8 Baby Dedication: It Takes a Church to Train Spiritual Kids, Matt 6:9-15

LIVING FAITH FOR THE FAMILY
Sept 15 Four Goals of Marriage, Mark 10:6-9 Sept 22 Dealing with Unmet Expectations, 1 Cor 7:32-35 Sept 29 The Dysfunction of Disconnection, Song of Solomon 1

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it takes a church
Definition: ____________________ means training by word of truth, and whatever is needed to motivate and take it to heart.

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Training Kids in Tıme Management
1) Set a good ______________ 2) Start out early 3) Buy them their own ________________ and watch 4) Color-code a to-do list

Point 1. We cannot teach our children to master their moods if we don’t have a handle on our own ________________. Point 2. Without discipline to _______ we are at the mercy of our moods and victimized by our feelings. Point 3. Disciplined people choose to act rather than react so they won’t be _____________ by circumstances. Point 4. You will never get out of anything without paying for it, so the only question is, do you pay less with cash at once, or more with ____________ later.

5) Don’t ________________ yourself or them
I. A CHALLENGE TO CHANGE, 24-25 The Illustration A. You Need Discipline Because We Are in a Contest, 24 B. You Need Desire Because There Is a Crown, 25 II. A CALL TO CONQUER, 26-27 The Application A. Paul’s Forceful Drive, 26 B. Paul’s Fearful Dread, 27
Outline 1 Corinthians 9:24-27

ABC S O F R AIS ING D I SCI P LI NE D K IDS
A. ______________ you need help from God B. ______________ God will help you C. ______________ the promise of God

Fast Facts
THIS SUNDAY NIGHT • NO evening service! Enjoy Labor Day weekend with family BABY DEDICATIONS • Both services NEXT Sunday. To participate sign up in the lobby to let us know which service, and be here fifteen minutes early. BETH MOORE SIMULCAST • Living Proof - 2 NE Douglas Rd. Sat, Sept 14, 8:30AM-4:15PM. Free! ($5 for box lunch) Registration deadline is TODAY. Signup in the Lobby or dalona@kc.rr.com

CHURCH LABOR DAY PICNIC • Monday at Lake Jacomo, NOON at shelter #11 (near the Sheriff, with sand vb, baseball, & a playground). Bring games, chairs, gloves, horseshoes, drinks, a SIDE DISH & DESERT. The church will provide plates, napkins, plasticware, hotdogs and hamburgers. See ya! HARVESTKIDS CHILDREN’S WORKER TRAINING WEDNESDAY AT 7:00P.M. • Every adult member should have some involvement with our kids, even if only on an intermittent or occasional basis. There is a drawing each week for a free iPod. You must be present to win! AWANA • Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed, our Wednesday night children’s Bible Club, begins Sept 11th. Sign up your children in the lobby today! HARVESTKIDS JR CHOIR • There are opportunities in this fun and rewarding ministry as we prepare for our Christmas program. Sign up in the lobby to help serve our kids!

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