Current Series: PURPOSE

In this 9-week series, we will discuss the Purpose of our church. We will also be encouraged to embrace our call as Christ-followers. 

Weekly Sermon Notes

Wk7 - Imitate Jesus

Scripture: 21:15-19

We are students of something and disciples of someone.


  • General definition – a follower or student of something or someone
  • Christianity – anyone who deepens their understanding of, or commits to, the teachings and practices of Jesus Christ

Discipleship is a transformation journey of becoming more like Jesus.


Disciples are called to be F.A.T. – Jonathan Hyashi

  • Faithful
  • Available
  • Teachable


Paul encourages us to be imitators of Christ

  • 1 Corinthians 11:1
  • Ephesians 5:1-2
  • To imitate Christ, we must LOVE people – John 21:15-19


“To imitate God, we must love people with the same sacrificial love Christ exemplified.” – Willard Taylor


“One living demonstration of the gospel is far better than a hundred explanations of many sermons.”

Wk 6 – What does God think about you?

Scripture: John 13:1-15

Wk 5 – What do you think about God?

Scripture: Matthew 16:13-16

Wk 4 – How are you loving others?

Scripture: Mark 12:28-34

Wk 3 – How are you loving God?

Scripture: Mark 12:28-34

Wk 2 – Let God Love You

Scripture: Romans 8:38-39

Wk 1 – What’s the purpose of church?

Scripture: Matthew 16:18

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