Memory Verse: "How, then, can they call on the one they have not believed in? And how can they believe in the one of whom they have not heard? And how can they hear without someone preaching to them?" Romans 10:14
Scripture Reading: Luke 15:1-10
1. Realization of loss! Verses 2, 4, 8
- Only happens when people are valued!
- Those God values are at risk!
2. Search for the lost! Verses 4-6
- Go after them where they are to bring them to where he is, with the other found things!
- Go after them until they are found!
- Go after them with wise and careful searching! Verse 8
- God in heaven celebrates!
- We should celebrate as well!
- Fireworks in Heaven!
How does the lost sheep view the Shepherd? A lost coin has no thought of its owner! But what about the sinner who has come to God?
How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news! Romans 10:15
- Who in your life is lost?
- What will you do about it?
- If you are lost, will you come to God through Jesus Christ today?