Jude

How to Save a Soul

Luke 6.32-40

  1. Guard Your Heart (21)

  2. Practice Compassionate Mercy (22)

  3. Act Like Jesus (23)

    1. Take risks

    2. Show prudent mercy

    3. Hate sin

  4. Act Like God Is Bigger Than Your Failures (24-25)

The Way, Wonder, and Woe (pt.2)

Jude 1.14-21

  1. Maintain Enoch’s Focus (14-15)

  2. Train Yourself to Persevere (17-19)
    Master Your New Testament (17)
    Discern How Satan Discourages You (18-19)

  3. Exercise Your Faith (20a)

  4. Pray in the Holy Spirit (20b)

  5. Keep a Charitable Spirit (21a)

  6. Yearn for Mercy (21b)

The Way, Wonder, and Woe

Jude 1.9-16

  1. Follow Michael’s example (9-10)

  2. Reject Ways of Woe (11)

    1. The Way of Cain (Genesis 4)

      (Victim Mentality, Spiritual Laziness)

    2. Balaam’s Error (Numbers 22-24, 31)

      (Greed, Using Human Weakness for Personal Gain)

    3. Korah’s Rebellion (Numbers 16)

      (Self-Promotion in the Church, Lack of Respect for Existing Leadership, Projection)

  3. Master Nine Signs of a Compromised Spirit (12-16)

    1. Fellowship w/o conviction, no conviction about fellowship (12a)

    2. Self-serving leadership, self-absorption (12b)

    3. Image without substance (12c)

    4. No grounding, not a rock, unable to really support others (13)

    5. Grumbling (16a)

    6. Fault finding, malcontents (16b)

    7. Impulsivity, inability to restrain oneself, addictions (16c)

    8. Ego (16d)

    9. Manipulative (16e)

Patterns of Peril

Jude 1:1-10

  1. Admit Humanity’s Patterns of Peril (1.5-7)

  2. Stop Denying Signs of Metastasizing (1.8-10)

  3. Follow Michael’s example (1.9)