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7/14/2019

Connect Church

What Does The Bible Say About ______ ?

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6 Scriptural tests to apply to anything questionable/gray area, not specifically mentioned:

Should I or Shouldn’t I?


1. Proclamation Test: “Has God clearly proclaimed it to be wrong in His Word?”


2. Principle Test: “Is it forbidden in God’s Word in principle?”


3. Partnership Test:   (Col. 3:17) Would Jesus do this with me?”


4. Presence Test: (Phil 1:20) “Would I be ashamed to be found doing it upon Christ’s return?”


5. Purity Test: (I Cor. 10:31 ) “Is there any glory for God in it?” or “Can I honestly ask God to bless it?”


6. Peace Test: (Rom. 14:23) “After praying about it, is there the least bit of doubt in my mind about God approving of it?

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...other helpful questions to guide decision-making:

Are you willing to do what is right once you know God’s Will?

(Acts 5:29)


Does It agree with all the Scripture has to say on the subject?

(II Tim 3:16)


Have you prayed about It?

(Eph 6:18)


Do you have the leading of the Holy Spirit?

(John 16:13) 


Does It please God?

(Heb 11:6)


Can you ask for It in the name of the Lord Jesus?

(John 14:13-14)


Can you give God thanks for It?

(I Thes 5:18)


Does It bring glory to God?

(Mat 6:13)


Does It offend other Christians?

(Rom 14:12-23)


Am I fully persuaded that It is right?

(Jms 4:17)


Do the best Christians I know agree that It is right?

(Jms 5:16)


These questions clarify the question, "How can God receive more glory?"

What are your Next Steps today?

How are you being challenged by today's message?

After The Message


There are 3 ways to connect with someone today. We know these services can be heavy and we want to give you some different options to connect today. 

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1) Stop by the Connection Point in the lobby after service and a volunteer will get a member of our pastoral staff to come and talk.

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2) Fill out a Connection Card during service, drop it off in the buckets during service or at the New Here, Start Here Kiosk in the lobby and someone will contact you this week.

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3) Fill out the Connect portion of ConnectionPoint.info and we connect with you this week.

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