Preparing for the Return of Jesus

Preparing for the Return of Jesus

Life Group Leader Notes

Sunday, March 20, 2022

PREPARING FOR THE RETURN OF JESUS

1. Love the Lord your God.

    “So he answered and said, “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all you your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.’”  Luke 10:27

2. Seek First His Kingdom.

 “But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.”  Matthew 6:33

Discussion: What things in your life can come before God if you are not careful?

3. Pray Without Ceasing

  “Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus  for you.”  1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

Discussion: What is your prayer life like?

4. Pursue Holiness

 “because it is written, “Be holy, for I am holy.”  1 Peter 1:16

5. Where is your Treasure?

“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.”  Matthew 6:21

6. Stay Tight With His Church

“Those who are planted in the house of the Lord shall flourish in the courts of our God.”  Psalm 92:13

Discussion: Are you planted firmly at Waters Church? How?

  1.  Look for and Hasten the Day of the Coming of the Lord.

“looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens will be dissolved, being on fire, and the elements will melt with fervent heat?”  2 Peter 3:12