Sermon preached by Pastor Mark Kleinheksel titled, “Be the Best Neighbor,” in which Mark brings us through the parable of the Good Samaritan. This parable challenges us to stop looking for the loopholes in the law and strive to be the best neighbors.
Growing Young is about helping young people grow their passion for the Church and use their gifts to serve God and each other. This sermon looks at the way God, in Jesus, walked in our shoes and we need to learn about the younger generations by walking in their shoes.
There are 6 Essential Strategies that churches use to get young people excited and energized:
1. Empower young people
2. Empathize with young people
3. Take Jesus’ message seriously
4. Fuel warm community
5. Prioritize young people everywhere
6. Be the best neighbor.