Jesus taught that to See God Work in New Ways People Must Be Willing to do New Things
Pastor Steve Calmes
Text: Mattew 14:29-31
1. Jesus knew that faith and obedience must be expressed in new actions for maturing believers.
2. Jesus honored people who risked shame, frustration and disappointment in coming to Him by faith.
3. Jesus knew that people who are not willing to change, risk losing everything.
4. Jesus remembered how His Father in heaven told Abram, (Gen. 12:1,2)
5. Jesus called the disciples out of their vocational and family security to become full time fishers of men. Matthew 4:19
6. Jesus knew how to motivate people to try new things. Luke 10:1, 16, 17