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Mothers: A Legacy of Faith - Pastor Mike Stephens
Mothers: A Legacy of Faith
Pastor Mike Stephens

Mother’s Day Sermon 2017

A Legacy of Faith – Pastor Mike Stephens


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Scripture: 2Ti.1:3-7, Pro.31:30, Deu.11:18-19, 1Co. 13:1-8

1: A of faith and its .

2Ti.1:3 I thank God, whom I serve with a pure conscience, as my forefathers did, as without ceasing I remember you in my prayers night and day, 4 greatly desiring to see you, being mindful of your tears, that I may be filled with joy, 5 when I call to remembrance the genuine faith that is in you, which dwelt first in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice, and I am persuaded is in you also. 6 Therefore I remind you to stir up the gift of God which is in you through the laying on of my hands. 7 For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.

Mother’s leave behind a legacy of faith when…

2: They their faith.

Pro.31:30 says, “Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing, but a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised.”

3: They their families about .

Deu.11:18-19 states, 18 “Therefore you shall lay up these words of mine in your heart and in your soul, and bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontlets between your eyes. 19 You shall teach them to your children, speaking of them when you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up.”

4: They Jesus to their .

1Co.13:1-8 1 “Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I have become sounding brass or a clanging cymbal. 2 And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. 3 And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and though I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profits me nothing. 4 Love suffers long and is kind; love does not envy; love does not parade itself, is not puffed up; 5 does not behave rudely, does not seek its own, is not provoked, thinks no evil; 6 does not rejoice in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth; 7 bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. 8 Love never fails..”

 


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