Screen Notes – “America, This Is Your Wake Up Call”

The following notes will appear during Pastor Greg’s Sunday morning message:

“America, This is Your Wake Up Call!”
Matthew 5

Read: Matthew 5:13–16

2 Timothy 3:13

Jesus has not called us to isolate, but to infiltrate.

John 17:15–16, 18

1 Corinthians 5:9–10

Romans 12:2

“Cursed be all that learning that is contrary to the cross of Christ!” —James Madison

The very freedom many use to try to remove faith from our country is here because of faith!

1. We must stand for truth if it is popular or not.

2. We must use a language they understand.

1 Corinthians 9:22–23

3. We need to bring them the message of the gospel.
(2 Corinthians 2:14–15)

4. Before I can effectively tell them, I must first live it!

“Do not be like them.”
(Matthew 6:8)

We are to be salt.
(Matthew 5:13)

Salt preserves.

2 Thessalonians 2:7–8

Salt stimulates thirst.

We cannot be an influence for purity in the world if we have compromised our own purity.

We cannot be used by God to stop the corruption of sin in others if sin has corrupted us.

Matthew 5:13

Jesus first says we are to be salt, and then He says we are to be light.

Matthew 5:14–15

Light exposes the darkness.

John 3:19

Light not only exposes the problem, it also shows the way out of darkness.

1. We need to infiltrate, not isolate.

Proverbs 29:2

2. We need to pray.
(2 Chronicles 7:14)

We as believers need to repent and humble ourselves before God.

Isaiah 55:6

3. We need to preach this message.