Pastor David McGee's teaching references for 09/03/2006

John 21:15-25

Life Lesson (verse John 21:16)

Have faith in God not in yourself.

Life Lesson (verse John 21:20)

Your past does not condemn your future.

Life Lesson (verse John 21:22)

Follow Jesus.

Life Lesson (verse John 21:24)

We are all called into ministry.

Matt 26:33 NKJV

Peter answered and said to Him, "Even if all are made to stumble because of You, I will never be made to stumble."

Mark 8:31-32 NKJV

31 And He began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.32 He spoke this word openly. Then Peter took Him aside and began to rebuke Him.

Ps 119:103 NKJV

How sweet are Your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth!

1 Peter 2:2-3 NKJV

2 as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, 3 if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is gracious.

Heb 13:20 NKJV

Now may the God of peace who brought up our Lord Jesus from the dead, that great Shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant,

Luke 22:31-32 NLT

31 "Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to have all of you, to sift you like wheat. 32 But I have pleaded in prayer for you, Simon, that your faith should not fail. So when you have repented and turned to me again, strengthen and build up your brothers."

1 Cor 12:25 NLT

This makes for harmony among the members, so that all the members care for each other equally.

1 Cor 6:19-20 (partial 19b and 20a) NLT

You do not belong to yourself, 20 for God bought you with a high price.

Acts 4:13 NKJV

Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated and untrained men, they marveled. And they realized that they had been with Jesus.

Mark 16:7 NKJV

But go, tell His disciples -- and Peter -- that He is going before you into Galilee; there you will see Him, as He said to you."

Luke 24:34 NKJV

saying, "The Lord is risen indeed, and has appeared to Simon!"

Titus 2:7 NKJV

in all things showing yourself to be a pattern of good works; in doctrine showing integrity, reverence, incorruptibility,

Titus 2:14 NKJV

who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself His own special people, zealous for good works.

Titus 3:1 NKJV

Remind them to be subject to rulers and authorities, to obey, to be ready for every good work,

Titus 3:8 NKJV

This is a faithful saying, and these things I want you to affirm constantly, that those who have believed in God should be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable to men.

Titus 3:14 NKJV

And let our people also learn to maintain good works, to meet urgent needs, that they may not be unfruitful.

2 Cor 4:1 NLT

And so, since God in his mercy has given us this wonderful ministry, we never give up.

2 Cor 4:1 NKJV

Therefore, since we have this ministry, as we have received mercy, we do not lose heart.

Gal 6:9-10 NKJV

9 And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart.10 Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all, especially to those who are of the household of faith.

Gal 6:9-10 NLT

9 So don't get tired of doing what is good. Don't get discouraged and give up, for we will reap a harvest of blessing at the appropriate time. 10 Whenever we have the opportunity, we should do good to everyone, especially to our Christian brothers and sisters.

John 6:66-69 NKJV

66 At this point many of his disciples turned away and deserted him. 67 Then Jesus turned to the Twelve and asked, "Are you going to leave, too?" 68 Simon Peter replied, "Lord, to whom would we go? You alone have the words that give eternal life. 69 We believe them, and we know you are the Holy One of God."

Scripture quotations marked "NKJV(tm)" are taken from the New King James Version. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

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