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Order of Service

Music……………………..Worship Team
Welcome……………………….Bill Butler
Music……………………..Worship Team
The Way
God of the Promise
Special Music…………Worship Team
You Will Be My Song
Message……………..Gilbert Thurston
So That You May Know
Offering & Announcements
Music……………………..Worship Team
The Way
Dismissal……………………….Bill Butler

Message notes
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I write this letter to you who believe in the Son of God so you will know you have eternal life.

-1 John 5:13

2 Ways God Sees Me: 1. I am His beloved .

I will not abandon you as orphans—I will come back to you.

-John 14:18

2. I am His betrothed .

Jesus said to his disciples, “Don’t be worried! Have faith in God and have faith in me.  There are many rooms in my Father’s house. I wouldn’t tell you this, unless it was true. I am going there to prepare a place for each of you. After I have done this, I will come back and take you with me. Then we will be together.

-John 14:1-3

We love because God first loved us.

-1 John 4:19

I write this letter to you who believe in the Son of God so you will know you have eternal life.

-1 John 5:13

2 Ways I Can Know For Sure I Have Eternal Life: 1. I have placed all of my hopes for heaven on  and Salvation isn’t so much about the that I but rather the that I’m in.

2. I have a new .

No one who has become part of God’s family makes a practice of sinning, for God’s Son holds them securely, and the evil one cannot touch them.

-1 John 5:18

If someone claims, “I know God,” but doesn’t obey God’s commandments, that person is a liar and is not living in the truth.

 -1 John 2:4

If you see a fellow believer sinning in a way that does not lead to death, you should pray, and God will give that person life. But there is a sin that leads to death, and I am not saying you should pray for those who commit it. All wicked actions are sin, but not every sin leads to death.

-1 John 5:16-17

To discuss during the week with your family or Life Group

1. Have you ever doubted your salvation? What, if anything helped you get an assurance of it?

2.  Of the 2 ways that God sees you, how do they help you know that you have eternal life?

3.  What helped you the most in this message to have an assurance of your eternal destiny?

4.  What is your next step as a result of this message?