Making a Difference With Your Life
Delivered on 09/18/2005
Part 1 of the series 40 Days of PEACE
Pastor Rick kicks off 40 Days of PEACE with the question, “How do we make a difference through our lives?” He teaches that the only way is by serving others. He defines the PEACE plan in this message, and looks at the four reasons for it, the four barriers to it, the benefits of it and finally the first step to start it.
The Greatest Force On Earth
Delivered on 09/25/2005
Part 2 of the series 40 Days of PEACE
In this second message in the 40 Days of PEACE, Pastor Rick looks at the five global giants, the greatest problems of our time and urges us to let God use us to take them on. He teaches the eight reasons why the church is better equipped to take these giants on than any other organization or government. He gives us three steps to plant a church, counteracting the first global giant, spiritual emptiness.
The Servant Leader In You
Delivered on 10/02/2005
Part 3 of the series 40 Days of PEACE
Pastor Rick teaches on the antidote to the second global giant, egocentric leadership, in this sermon. He looks at Jesus’ model for the five marks of servant leaders in a very powerful message that will stretch the faith of your people and motivate them to accept God’s call to be servant leaders.
Assisting the Poor
Delivered on 10/09/2005
Part 4 of the series 40 Days of PEACE
Pastor Rick addresses the third global giant, extreme poverty, in this message. He answers three questions about poverty: what causes it, how can I help, and why should I care, and provides four practical ways to assist the poor.
Caring For the Sick
Delivered on 10/16/2005
Part 5 of the series 40 Days of PEACE
Pastor Rick and his wife Kay inspire us to take on the global giant of pandemic disease in this message. They show us that it is our response to illness that matters and teach seven practical ways that we can love and care for the sick as Jesus did.
Educating the Next Generation
Delivered on 10/23/2005
Part 6 of the series 40 Days of PEACE
In week six of 40 Days of P.E.A.C.E. Pastor Rick tackles the giant of crippling illiteracy in a message on how to help people succeed in life. Find out what you can do to help educate the next generation for Christ!
Why Are We Doing the PEACE Plan?
Delivered on 10/30/2005
Part 7 of the series 40 Days of PEACE
The last message in the 40 Days of PEACE was a celebration of what God has done and will do through the strategy modeled by Jesus and taught in this PEACE plan, personal, local and global. It was a commissioning of ambassadors of the PEACE plan in the world, and it answered the question of why we would do the PEACE plan.