Series: Cornerstone retreat 2016

Talks and testimones from our 2016 retreat in November, with a theme of “hospitality.”

Testimonies from 2016 | Retreat session 4

| November 7, 2016

Divine Hospitality | Retreat session 3

by John Vanderhorst | November 7, 2016

Divine Hospitality Addressed thus far:  Hospitality toward those inside; toward those outside Need to consider a third hospitality focus—the source, motivation & power for these two 1John 4:19 – “We love because He first loved us”; likewise, “We’re hospitable because…” Theme from Genesis to Revelation Eden – God prepares a place… He is host… provides […]

Be Hospitable to Outsiders | Retreat session 2

by Johnny Vanderhorst | November 7, 2016

Hospitality to others Jesus said, “Follow Me and I will make you fishers of men.” (Matthew 4:19) The implication in the fishing metaphor is attraction. It is significant that Jesus did not say I will make you “trappers of men,” or “hunters of men.” The metaphor of a fisherman implies drawing people, appealing to something […]

Be Hospitable to One Another | Retreat session 1

by Blaine Freidline | November 5, 2016

Be Hospitable   1 Peter 4:9-10 – “Be hospitable to one another without complaint.  As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.” 1 Timothy 3:2 – “An overseer, then, must be…hospitable…” Titus 1:7-8 – “For the overseer must be…hospitable…” Matthew […]