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日期: 10/12/2017

讲题 : 学习雅各的生平与事奉

经文 : 雅各4:13-17

中心思想 :
雅各是耶稣的弟弟,他因为相信耶稣是从死里复活、赐人盼望和赏赐人的主,而献出他的人生为主所使用。

讨论题目:

1 : 耶稣基督的复活是我们信仰的根基。我们确信吗?在生活中,我们可以如何见证这位复活的主呢?

2 : 耶稣基督是赏赐和审判的主(参雅1:5和5:9)。作为基督徒,这对我们有什么鼓励和提醒呢?

2/12/2017

John witnessed what he saw (John 20:30-31; 1 John 5:13; Rev 1:1-2).
约翰证明自己所看见的
(约20:30-31; 约一书5:13; 启1:1-2)

Sermon emphasis 信息重点:

The apostle John witnessed for God with the writing of 3 categories of the Scriptures: gospel, epistles and prophecy.

使徒约翰透过所写三个类别的圣经书卷来为神作见证:福音书、书信及预言书。

Reflection Questions 反省问题:

1. How does the assurance of eternal life in Jesus Christ affect your life?

你在耶稣基督里所得永生的确据如何影响你的生命?

2. In what areas of watchfulness do you need to improve while waiting for Jesus' return?

在等候耶稣再来之际,你在哪方面的儆醒是需要改善的?

11/11/2017

Be a witness (Acts 6-7)
成为见证人 (徒 6-7)

Sermon emphasis 信息重点:
Stephen witnessed faithfully for the Lord, and God used his martyrdom to spark a wave of evangelism that brought the gospel beyond Jerusalem (Acts 8:1,4).

司提反忠心见证主, 神使用他的殉道, 激励信徒将福音传扬于耶路撒冷以外的地方(徒 8:1,4)。

Reflection Questions 反省问题:

1. What have you learned most in the life of Stephen?
你从司提反的生命学习最多的是在哪一方面?

2. In what areas do you need to improve to be a good witness for the Lord Jesus?
你需要在哪方面改善, 以致能成为主耶稣美好的见证人?

为道教会证道:教会的诞生
Sermon Title: Birth of the Church


经文:使徒行传1-2章
Scripture: Acts 1 - 2

日期:4 Nov 2017

主题思想 Theme:
教会存在的目的,就是要门徒靠着圣灵的大能,为耶稣基督的复活做见证人,并且带领人成为神国的子民,得着今生的福分和来生永恒的生命!

The church exists to be the witness of the risen Christ Jesus through the power of the Holy Spirit, and to bring people into God's kingdom to receive the blessings in this life and eternal life!

背诵经文:
Scripture memory:

可是圣灵降临在你们身上,你们就必领受能力,并且要在耶路撒冷、犹太全地、撒玛利亚,直到地极,作我的见证人。(徒一8 )

8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.” (Acts 1:8)

大纲Outline:

一、引言:《使徒行传》背景及概览
Introduction: Background and overview of book of Acts

二、本论 Content:

教会的诞生 The birth of the Church

一、预备期 Preparation
(1)等候应许及领受圣灵(徒一1-11)
Waiting for the promise and receving of the Holy Spirit (Acts 1:1-11)

(2)同心祷告及顺服圣经(徒一12-26)
Praying in one accord and submitting to the authority of the Bible (Acts 1:12-26)

二、成立期 Formation
(1)圣灵充满及悔改得救(徒二1-39)
Filled with the Holy Spirit and saved through repentance (Acts 2:1-39)

(2)彼此建立及生命相交(徒二40-47)
Edifying and fellowshiping with one another (Acts 2:40-47)

三、结论:

教会存在的目的,就是要门徒靠着圣灵的大能,为耶稣基督的复活做见证人,并且带领人成为神国的子民,得着今生的福分和来生永恒的生命!

Conclusion:
The church exists to be the witness of the risen Christ Jesus by the power of the Holy Spirit, and to bring people into God's kingdom to receive the blessings in this life and eternal life!

为道人将在使徒行传二十八章之后继续谱写福音见证人的故事,但愿我们为主做这个时代的见证人!

S-Word will continue to write on the stories of the witnesses of the Gospel after Act chapter 28. Let us be the witnesses for our generation!

问题讨论 Discussion:

一、你个人是如何参加“教会”的聚会的?你觉得是教会需要你,没有你就不行了,还是你觉得自己需要教会?

How do you engage in the gatherings of the "church"?Do you feel that the church cannot function without you, or you are the one who need the church?

二、你将如何用生命谱写《使徒行传》第28章之后的见证人故事,属于我们为道教会的故事?

How will you use your life to write on the story of Christ’s witnesses after Act chapter 28, which constitute the life story of S-Word?

以斯帖: 讨论问题

1 如果你是以斯帖,在生命中哪一个部分对你最宝贵?

2 看见王后,宰相,日子都可以这么翻转。。你应当如何信靠神!
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The life and ministry of Esther remind us about God's sovereign guidance in this world and His call for us to participate in His redemptive plans.

1. If no events in this world happen by chance, how do we make sense of God's redemptive guidance in this world filled with sufferings?

2. Why does God seem silent when we are going through life's challenging moments? What are the ways that would enable us to witness His guidance in such situations?