Gospel Risk – Part 1

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 8 – Day 6)

READ Galatians 1:1-5  [1] Paul, an apostle—not from men nor through man, but through Jesus Christ and God the Father, who raised him from the dead—[2] and all the brothers who are with me, To the churches of Galatia: [3] Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, [4]…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 8 – Day 5)

READ Acts 10:1-11:18 [1] At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort, [2] a devout man who feared God with all his household, gave alms generously to the people, and prayed continually to God. [3] About the ninth hour of the day he saw clearly in…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 8 – Day 4)

READ Acts 8:26-40  [26] Now an angel of the Lord said to Philip, “Rise and go toward the south to the road that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” This is a desert place. [27] And he rose and went. And there was an Ethiopian, a eunuch, a court official of Candace, queen of the Ethiopians,…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 8 – Day 3)

READ Acts 6:8-8:8 [8] And Stephen, full of grace and power, was doing great wonders and signs among the people. [9] Then some of those who belonged to the synagogue of the Freedmen (as it was called), and of the Cyrenians, and of the Alexandrians, and of those from Cilicia and Asia, rose up and…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 8 – Day 2)

READ Acts 2 [1] Now Peter and John were going up to the temple at the hour of prayer, the ninth hour. [2] And a man lame from birth was being carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple that is called the Beautiful Gate to ask alms of those entering the…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 8 – Day 1)

READ Acts 2  [1] When the day of Pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place. [2] And suddenly there came from heaven a sound like a mighty rushing wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. [3] And divided tongues as of fire appeared to them and rested on each…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 7 – Day 6)

READ Acts 4:20 [20] for we cannot but speak of what we have seen and heard.” (ESV) Read Dr. Constable’s Notes. REFLECT As more and more people gather in this area, we need to be ready to share our personal accounts of God’s hand in our lives. Have you written out your testimony? Do you…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 7 – Day 5)

READ Exodus 13:17-14:31 [17] When Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them by way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near. For God said, “Lest the people change their minds when they see war and return to Egypt.” [18] But God led the people around by the way of the…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 7 – Day 4)

READ Exodus 12:1-42 [1] The LORD said to Moses and Aaron in the land of Egypt, [2] “This month shall be for you the beginning of months. It shall be the first month of the year for you. [3] Tell all the congregation of Israel that on the tenth day of this month every man…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 7 – Day 3)

READ Exodus 6:28-11:10 [28] On the day when the LORD spoke to Moses in the land of Egypt, [29] the LORD said to Moses, “I am the LORD; tell Pharaoh king of Egypt all that I say to you.” [30] But Moses said to the LORD, “Behold, I am of uncircumcised lips. How will Pharaoh…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 7 – Day 2)

READ Exodus 3:1-4:17 [1] Now Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law, Jethro, the priest of Midian, and he led his flock to the west side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. [2] And the angel of the LORD appeared to him in a flame of fire out of…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 7 – Day 1)

READ Exodus 1:1-2:25   [1] These are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob, each with his household: [2] Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, [3] Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin, [4] Dan and Naphtali, Gad and Asher. [5] All the descendants of Jacob were seventy persons; Joseph was already in…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 6 – Day 6)

READ Philemon 4-7 [4]I thank my God always when I remember you in my prayers, [5]because I hear of your love and of the faith that you have toward the Lord Jesus and for all the saints, [6]and I pray that the sharing of your faith may become effective for the full knowledge of every…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 6 – Day 5)

READ John 11:1-57 [1] Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. [2] It was Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was ill. [3] So the sisters sent to him, saying, “Lord, he whom you…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 6 – Day 4)

READ Mark 5:1-20 [1] They came to the other side of the sea, to the country of the Gerasenes. [2] And when Jesus had stepped out of the boat, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit. [3] He lived among the tombs. And no one could bind him…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 6 – Day 3)

READ John 9:1-41 [1] As he passed by, he saw a man blind from birth. [2] And his disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” [3] Jesus answered, “It was not that this man sinned, or his parents, but that the works of God might be…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 6 – Day 2)

READ Matthew 14:22-36 [22] Immediately he made the disciples get into the boat and go before him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowds. [23] And after he had dismissed the crowds, he went up on the mountain by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone, [24] but the boat…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 6 – Day 1)

READ Luke 9:1-36 [1] And he called the twelve together and gave them power and authority over all demons and to cure diseases, [2] and he sent them out to proclaim the kingdom of God and to heal. [3] And he said to them, “Take nothing for your journey, no staff, nor bag, nor bread,…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 5 – Day 6)

READ Philemon 4-7 I thank my God always when I remember you in my prayers, because I hear of your love and of the faith that you have toward the Lord Jesus and for all the saints, and I pray that the sharing of your faith may become effective for the full knowledge of every…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 5 – Day 5)

READ Genesis 45:1-46:7 [1] Then Joseph could not control himself before all those who stood by him. He cried, “Make everyone go out from me.” So no one stayed with him when Joseph made himself known to his brothers. [2] And he wept aloud, so that the Egyptians heard it, and the household of Pharaoh heard…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 5 – Day 4)

READ Genesis 43:1-44:34 [1] Now the famine was severe in the land. [2] And when they had eaten the grain that they had brought from Egypt, their father said to them, “Go again, buy us a little food.” [3] But Judah said to him, “The man solemnly warned us, saying, ‘You shall not see my face…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 5 – Day 3)

READ Genesis 42 [1] When Jacob learned that there was grain for sale in Egypt, he said to his sons, “Why do you look at one another?” [2] And he said, “Behold, I have heard that there is grain for sale in Egypt. Go down and buy grain for us there, that we may live and…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 5 – Day 2)

READ Genesis 39:1-41:57 [1] Now Joseph had been brought down to Egypt, and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, the captain of the guard, an Egyptian, had bought him from the Ishmaelites who had brought him down there. [2] The LORD was with Joseph, and he became a successful man, and he was in the house of…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 5 – Day 1)

READ Genesis 37 [1] Jacob lived in the land of his father’s sojournings, in the land of Canaan. [2] These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was pasturing the flock with his brothers. He was a boy with the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father’s wives. And Joseph brought a…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 4 – Day 6)

READ Philemon 1-3 [1] Paul, a prisoner for Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother, To Philemon our beloved fellow worker [2] and Apphia our sister and Archippus our fellow soldier, and the church in your house: [3] Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. (ESV) Read Dr. Constable’s…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 4 – Day 5)

READ Luke 15 [1] Now the tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to hear him. [2] And the Pharisees and the scribes grumbled, saying, “This man receives sinners and eats with them.” [3] So he told them this parable: [4] “What man of you, having a hundred sheep, if he has lost one…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 4 – Day 4)

READ Luke 10:25-37 [25] And behold, a lawyer stood up to put him to the test, saying, “Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?” [26] He said to him, “What is written in the Law? How do you read it?” [27] And he answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 4 – Day 3)

READ Matthew 13 [1] That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the sea. [2] And great crowds gathered about him, so that he got into a boat and sat down. And the whole crowd stood on the beach. [3] And he told them many things in parables, saying: “A sower…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 4 – Day 2)

READ Matthew 6:5-7:29 [5] “And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites. For they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward. [6] But when you pray, go into your…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 4 – Day 1)

READ Matthew 5:1-6:4 [1] Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. The Beatitudes [2] And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: [3] “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. [4] “Blessed are those who mourn,…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 3 – Day 6)

READ Acts 13:1-3 [1] Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. [2] While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 3 – Day 5)

READ Genesis 32-33:20 [1] Jacob went on his way, and the angels of God met him. [2] And when Jacob saw them he said, “This is God’s camp!” So he called the name of that place Mahanaim. [3] And Jacob sent messengers before him to Esau his brother in the land of Seir, the country…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 3 – Day 4)

READ Genesis 27 & 28 [1] When Isaac was old and his eyes were dim so that he could not see, he called Esau his older son and said to him, “My son”; and he answered, “Here I am.” [2] He said, “Behold, I am old; I do not know the day of my death….

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 3 – Day 3)

READ Genesis 21-22:19 [1] The LORD visited Sarah as he had said, and the LORD did to Sarah as he had promised. [2] And Sarah conceived and bore Abraham a son in his old age at the time of which God had spoken to him. [3] Abraham called the name of his son who was…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 3 – Day 2)

READ Genesis 15 [1] After these things the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision: “Fear not, Abram, I am your shield; your reward shall be very great.” [2] But Abram said, “O Lord GOD, what will you give me, for I continue childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 3 – Day 1)

READ Genesis 12 [1] Now the LORD said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. [2] And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 6)

READ Acts 2:42-47 [42] And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. [43] And awe came upon every soul, and many wonders and signs were being done through the apostles. [44] And all who believed were together and had all things in common. [45]…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 6)

READ Acts 2:42-47 [42] And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. [43] And awe came upon every soul, and many wonders and signs were being done through the apostles. [44] And all who believed were together and had all things in common. [45]…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 5)

READ Matthew 3:13-4:17 [13] Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to John, to be baptized by him. [14] John would have prevented him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?” [15] But Jesus answered him, “Let it be so now, for thus it is fitting for…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 5)

READ Matthew 3:13-4:17 [13] Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to John, to be baptized by him. [14] John would have prevented him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?” [15] But Jesus answered him, “Let it be so now, for thus it is fitting for…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 4)

READ Luke 3:1-20 [1] In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene, [2] during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 3)

READ Luke 2:1-40 [1] In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. [2] This was the first registration when Quirinius was governor of Syria. [3] And all went to be registered, each to his own town. [4] And Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 2)

READ Luke 1 [1] Inasmuch as many have undertaken to compile a narrative of the things that have been accomplished among us, [2] just as those who from the beginning were eyewitnesses and ministers of the word have delivered them to us, [3] it seemed good to me also, having followed all things closely for…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 2 – Day 1)

READ John 1:1-18  [1] In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. [2] He was in the beginning with God. [3] All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. [4] In him was life, and the life…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 1 – Day 6)

READ Mark 3:13-15 [13] And he went up on the mountain and called to him those whom he desired, and they came to him. [14] And he appointed twelve (whom he also named apostles) so that they might be with him and he might send them out to preach [15] and have authority to cast…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 1 – Day 5)

READ Genesis 11:1-9 [1] Now the whole earth had one language and the same words. [2] And as people migrated from the east, they found a plain in the land of Shinar and settled there. [3] And they said to one another, “Come, let us make bricks, and burn them thoroughly.” And they had brick…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 1 – Day 4)

READ Genesis 8:1-9:17 [1] But God remembered Noah and all the beasts and all the livestock that were with him in the ark. And God made a wind blow over the earth, and the waters subsided. [2] The fountains of the deep and the windows of the heavens were closed, the rain from the heavens…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 1 – Day 3)

READ Genesis 6:5-7:24 [5] The LORD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every intention of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. [6] And the LORD regretted that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him to his heart. [7] So the LORD…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 1 – Day 2)

READ Genesis 3 [1] Now the serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that the LORD God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God actually say, ‘You shall not eat of any tree in the garden’?” [2] And the woman said to the serpent, “We may eat of the…

Infuse 2016: Gospel Risk Part 1 (Week 1 – Day 1)

READ Genesis 1 & 2 [1] In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. [2] The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. [3] And God said, “Let there be light,” and…