LRBA 2021 Theme and Vision Forward
Our Vision & Plan is to be Kingdom-Focused and Gospel-Centered in every aspect of life and ministry!
THEME for 2021
“Be, Live and Share The Gospel: It’s All About JESUS” Matthew 17:1-8
“… This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him!” v5
BE the Gospel as a fully surrendered Disciple of Jesus Christ. Be the hands, feet and heart of Jesus!
LIVE the Gospel via a Christ-centered life. Live out the Gospel in word, actions and thoughts!
SHARE the Gospel with everyone you can, everywhere you go in the power of the Holy Spirit. Acts 1:8
Our Foundational Scriptures:
PURPOSE: Glorify God & Advance His Kingdom - Matthew 6:33 “Seek First His Kingdom”
ATTITUDE: Great Commandment – Matthew 22: 37-40 Love God, Love People
FOCUS: Great Commission – Matthew 28:18-20 As you go, Make Disciples
METHOD: Acts 1:8 Strategy – Spirit-Filled Witnesses: Locally, Cross-Culturally, State, Nation, Globally
Matthew 4:19 “Follow Me, I will make you, Fishers of men!”- Jesus “A Disciple is a follower of Christ, being changed by Christ, and on the mission of Christ.” (Jim Putnam, DiscipleShift p. 51)
Are You on Mission? Are you a Disciple-Maker? Are you a Great Commission Church? GOD Blesses Our Obedience!
Major Events upcoming:
AWAKEN – NC State-wide Prayer Gathering - March 13, 2021 Coats Baptist 9am-4pm Pastors Prayer Breakfast 8am @ Coats prior to conference ncbaptist.org/AWAKEN
Spring Annual Meeting – March 22, 2021 @ 6:30pm Friendship Baptist, Bunnlevel
Praying for Revival and Spiritual Awakening in our generation!
- Marty Dupree