Imagine A Church
Imagine a Church
“Where there is no vision, the people perish”
- Proverbs 29:18 (KJV)
Vision declaration: Imagine a church in which every man woman and child is fully honored and celebrated as created in the very image of God and is uniquely gifted for eternal kingdom redemption by fulfilling God’s unique calling in their lives.
“Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us…” - Ephesians 3:20-21 (NIV)
Central Truth: God-sized vision is birthed in the BIGNESS of God!
Keys to healthy, God-sized Vision:
(1) It’s all about HIM
v20, “Now all glory to God…”
(2) It’s beyond US
Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine…
Psalm 139:13-14 (NIV), “For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made…”
Make it Simple:
God is SO BIG that every man, woman, and child MATTERS to Him.
(3) It’s His Work; in US
v20, Now all glory to God, who is able through his might power at work within us.
Final Thought: God’s BIG vision for us begins in God’s GREAT LOVE for every MAN, WOMAN, and CHILD.
This series is a vision declaration to the church of where we are headed; by the grace and goodness of God. We exist so every Man, Woman and Child, might have the opportunity to Know Christ, Grow in Christ, and Go as the body of Christ. What does that mean? How is God calling us to fulfill that calling? This series is the result of a yearlong effort with the leadership team to understand our vision. We will unpack the key components of the vision God has given us.