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Advent is a season filled with hope for Jesus came as a babe to save us, but it is also a season of preparation as we live in expectation of His return.

Advent is a season filled with hope for Jesus came as a babe to save us, but it is also a season of preparation as we live in expectation of His return.

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  1. 1. Matthew 7:13-14 “Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few. www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  2. 2. Matthew 7:15-17 “Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves. You will recognize them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? So, every healthy tree bears good fruit, but the diseased tree bears bad fruit. www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  3. 3. Matthew 7:18-20 A healthy tree cannot bear bad fruit, nor can a diseased tree bear good fruit. Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire. Thus you will recognize them by their fruits. www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  4. 4. Matthew 7:21 “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  5. 5. Matthew 7:22-23 On that day many will say to me, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your name, and cast out demons in your name, and do many mighty works in your name? And then I will declare to them, ‘I never knew you; depart from me, you workers of lawlessness.’ www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  6. 6. Matthew 7:24-25 “Everyone then who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock. And the rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on the rock. www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  7. 7. Matthew 7:26-27 And everyone who hears these words of mine and does not do them will be like a foolish man who built his house on the sand. And the rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat against that house, and it fell, and great was the fall of it.” www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  8. 8. Matthew 7:28-29 And when Jesus had finished these sayings, the crowds were astonished at his teaching, for he was teaching them as one who had authority, and not as their scribes. www.networkbible.org ESV, 2016
  9. 9. If you expect Jesus’ return, are you living in LIGHT of that EXPECTATION?
  10. 10. If you expect Jesus’ return, are you living in LIGHT of that EXPECTATION? Advent is a season filled with hope for Jesus came as a babe to SAVE us, but it is also a season of PREPARATION as we live in expectation of His return.
  11. 11. If you expect Jesus’ return, are you living in LIGHT of that EXPECTATION? Advent is a season filled with hope for Jesus came as a babe to SAVE us, but it is also a season of PREPARATION as we live in expectation of His return. The narrow gate serves as a metaphor for personal FAITH in Jesus expressed through the way of DISCIPLESHIP.
  12. 12. The wide gate represents all OPTIONS outside of faith in Christ; faith in Christ the ONLY path that leads to life.
  13. 13. The wide gate represents all OPTIONS outside of faith in Christ; faith in Christ the ONLY path that leads to life. PRESENT choices lead to FUTURE consequences.
  14. 14. The wide gate represents all OPTIONS outside of faith in Christ; faith in Christ the ONLY path that leads to life. PRESENT choices lead to FUTURE consequences. The GENUINENESS of your FAITH is revealed by the FRUIT it bears.
  15. 15. Fruit here is the CHANGE in one’s life that comes from FOLLOWING Jesus.
  16. 16. Fruit here is the CHANGE in one’s life that comes from FOLLOWING Jesus. Doctrinal knowledge and good works are no REPLACEMENT for a RELATIONSHIP.
  17. 17. Fruit here is the CHANGE in one’s life that comes from FOLLOWING Jesus. Doctrinal knowledge and good works are no REPLACEMENT for a RELATIONSHIP. The fruit grows by HEARING and ACTING on the words of Jesus.
  18. 18. Fruit here is the CHANGE in one’s life that comes from FOLLOWING Jesus. Doctrinal knowledge and good works are no REPLACEMENT for a RELATIONSHIP. The fruit grows by HEARING and ACTING on the words of Jesus. Judgment will come, but with the right FOUNDATION you can withstand it… by faith
  19. 19. Please take a moment to fill out your Communication Card NEXT STEPS ( ) Do the home life help (in bulletin) ( ) Ask, am I living in light of the expectation of Jesus’ return? ( ) Reflect on my relationship with Jesus ( ) Identify where I need to add obedience to my hearing ( ) Meditate on Matthew 7:13-29 and/or Luke 6:43-49 ( ) Other________________________

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