Tell The Story from The Beginning
Mark 1:14–15 ; Matthew 3:1–8 ; Matthew 4:12–22
The Kingdom of Heaven is Not So Much a Place as it is a Person.
What it is Not?
Not just guilt
Not just sorrow
Not just feeling
Not just desire to change
What is it?
Response to Conviction of Conscience
Romans 2:15 Which shew the work of the law written in their hearts, their conscience also bearing witness, and their thoughts the mean while accusing or else excusing one another;)
Response to Conviction of Holy Scriptures/ Law of God
Acts 2:37 Now when they heard this, they were pricked in their heart, and said unto Peter and to the rest of the apostles, Men and brethren, what shall we do?
Response to Conviction of the Holy Spirit
John 16:8 And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:
When they repented, they followed Him.
We preach only about going to Heaven as essential and living for Jesus as optional.
Fruit of the Spirit
Fisher of Men
Faithful Follower of Jesus
Fanatical even to the Cross