FOUR WAYS TO MAKE A FRESH START
A Fresh Start
Scott Young.com – Pastor of HOPE
Philippians 3:13-14 -  One thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead,  I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
1. Take The Plunge :: Baptism
Colossians 2:12 - Having been buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised with him through faith in the powerful working of God, who raised him from the dead.
2. Connect To Good Friends :: Connect Groups
Matthew 18:20 - For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them.
Acts 2:42, 46 – And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers …  So continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house.
3. Learn To Grow :: Growth Track
Matthew 28:18-20 -  Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.  Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,  teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Amen.
4. Give God’s Love :: Serve
John 13:1 - Jesus knew that His hour had come that He should depart from this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
John 13:16-17 -  Most assuredly, I say to you, a servant is not greater than his master; nor is he who is sent greater than he who sent him. 17 If you know these things, blessed are you if you do them.