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REACHING OUR CITY ONE DOORSTEP AT A TIME

October 20-22, 2023

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Welcome, friend! We are delighted that you've joined us on this incredible journey to reach our neighbors for Jesus.

Watch this 2 minute video to learn how we can make a lasting impact on our neighbors' lives - TOGETHER!

Step 1:
Pray for Your Neighborhood

One foundational way to begin to reach our neighbors and to love them into the Kingdom is to begin a regular practice of interceding for and blessing your neighborhood.

 

Watch this 5:35 minute video & check out the "Bless Every Home" site & Prayer Walking Podcast at the icons below...

 

Step 2:
How to Initiate Conversations with Neighbors

As you prayer walk your neighborhood or when you are out at the grocery store where you live, you will inevitably encounter some of your neighbors.

Watch this 1:35 minute video for some ideas on initiating conversations and letting God's Spirit lead you in your interactions.

Step 3:
Creative Ways to Build Relationships

Here are a few simple ways to build relationships with your neighbors!

Check out this 1:29 minute video to learn more.

Step 4:
Deepen Relationships with Other Believers in Your Neighborhood

Deepening relationships with other Believers is important because of Jesus’ prayer in John 17:21 which says, "that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that you have sent me."

 

By uniting in faith and community, we can be effective witnesses to the unbelieving world. Our unity is our greatest marketing tool.

Step 5: Sharing Meals

In various passages of the Bible, we are reminded of the significance of sharing meals with others. An illustrative example can be found in Matthew 9, where Jesus himself demonstrated the transformative power of sitting down and breaking bread with those who were unfamiliar with Him.

Listen to this 3:28 minute teaching to learn more.

Step 6:
Transitioning to Gathering for Worship/Bible Study

In John 16, Scripture shows us that the Holy Spirit will lead us and guide us. In the same way, He will lead you and present opportunities for you to talk about Jesus as you are connecting with your neighbors.

 

Watch this 2:46 testimony and teaching to learn more.

Worship Resources

God tells us in Psalm 22 that He inhabits the praise of His people. Worship is such an important part of our walk with God. It aligns our heart with God’s heart and helps us to practice His presence in our lives. 

Watch this 1:02 minute video & check out the Youtube playlist and livestream The River and Joy at the icons below...

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