Renewcast 13: Ministry Value #4 – ft. Hayden L

Min Value 4


Show Notes:

We discuss ministry value 4. Special guest Hayden Last. Some stories about Santa on a chopper, Kansas & Barcelona.

How do you experience God? How do we help others experience God?

A story about serving at Thanksgiving. Why do we serve? Is it out of the kindness of our hearts or to prove our faith?

Maybe it’s more than that. People see God through it?

As our ministry value says, we believe youth begin to know God by serving alongside friends.

How does service lead to a desire for “church?”

We look at 1 Peter 2:9-12. “…good deeds glorify God.” What does that mean? What leads people to glorify God? Serving others is key. How do we do that?

Ministry Value #4: Overview & Resources

Overview: At Renew we’ve been going through some ministry values. Here’s the fourth: “Youth serving alongside those they’re connected to is a profound way to help them care for this world. Service allows them to see people loving God in the midst of brokenness. This peaks their interest in who God is.” Let’s look at the idea of how serving others might cause people to come to know God. 1 Peter 2 is talking to those in the church who are called to mature in their faith. Vs 9-12 says, “You are a chosen people…that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God…Dear friends, I urge you, as foreigners and exiles, to…live such good lives among the pagans that…they may see your good deeds and glorify God.” The Message translates this idea of glorifying God in vs

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