Sermon Notes 12/30 – Encounter

John 4

Encounter- an unexpected experience. An instance of colliding. A clash resulting in transformational energy!

John 4:3-7

Point 1- Be intentional

-Talk to strangers

-Don’t argue

-There are NO barriers in Christ. Barriers are man made.

-Don’t try to change people. That is the work of the Holy Spirit.

John 4:16

Point 2- Allow the power of the Holy Spirit to move

-Put the Holy Spirit in the spotlight.

-The Holy Spirit transforms

-The Holy Spirit heals

-The Holy Spirit changes lives

Luke 9:1-6

The Holy Spirit moves when the word is spoken. Every time.

John 4:28-30

Point 3- Share your story

-Our past can be used to glorify God.

-People cannot argue with your story.