CHALLENGES FOR 2020
A. The year 2019 will soon be gone and we will be in a new year.
B. Time can’t be slowed down.
C. Let’s pray that the year 2020 will be a great year for us.
D. Here are a few challenges. I challenge you to:
I. Study God’s Word on a regular basis.
A. If we expect to grow spiritually, we must increase our knowledge and understanding
of God’s Word. 1 Peter 2:1-3 (895); Hebrews 5:12-14 (885)
B. Suggestions: 1) study aids such as computer/Ipad, etc. study Bible, concordance,
Bible dictionary, Bible commentaries. 2) attend Bible studies.
II. Plan to attend worship each Sunday.
A. God is worthy. Hebrews 12:28-29 (891)
B. Spiritual benefits (Hebrews 10:19-25, p888):
III. Pray to our Heavenly Father every day. 1 Thessalonians 5:17 (874); Matthew
IV. Evaluate your financial giving.
A. How often to give? 1 Corinthians 16:1-2 (851)
B. Principles of financial giving (2 Corinthians 9:6-11,p856):
V. Select a ministry for 2020.
A. Every Christian is a minister. Ephesians 4:11-16 (865)
B. List of ministries: