Scripture Reading Matthew 5:13-16
I. Everybody has influence.
A. How do we use our influence for God?
II. God calls us to be salt. (Colossians 4:6)
A. What does it mean to be salt?
B. Can a Christian lose their saltiness?
III. We need three types of people in our lives.
A. Paul-an elder you look up to and that is willing to invest in your
B. Barnabus-son of encouragement; a soul brother or sister who
loves you and encourages you to become better than you
thought you could be.
C. Timothy-a younger person into whose life you offer to help.
Just as Christ left the throne of heaven to come sit with us, so we are called to be salt and light to encourage others, especially now.
__Commit to spend time in prayer and partner with God to help you
be an influencer for Him.
__Commit to stay current with your church by following us on
__Commit to offer both prayer and financial support to New
__Commit to think of how Paul, Barnabus, and Timothy can fit into