Growing Up in Community

April 10, 2016 Pastor: Wade Grubbs

Passage: Colossians 4:7–4:18

April 10, 2016

Pastor Wade Grubbs

Series: Growing Up

Growing Up in Community
Colossians 4:7-18

Main Idea: Growing up requires living in community.
7 Marks of Gospel Community that Foster Spiritual Growth
1. Gospel community is to be a beautifully diverse group of people who are used for God’s purposes.
2. Gospel community should lead to the encouragement and faithfulness of the saints.
3. Gospel community flourishes with the presence of team players.
4. Gospel community is made up of “grace-recipients”.
5. Gospel community is blessed by godly shepherds who love the flock.

  • Godly shepherds bless the flock through faithful prayer.

  • Godly shepherds bless the flock through single-minded passion.

6. Detaching from gospel community leads to danger.
7. Gospel communities celebrate other gospel communities.

Living What We Learn: