The Secret to Spiritual Success, Part 2

by Jonathan Laurie on May 21, 2023

Sermon Notes

Join us this week as Pastor Jonathan Laurie continues our Timeless series with a brand new message called “The Secret to Spiritual Success, Part 2.”


  •  The weapons of our warfare are RPGS:
    • Read Your Bible.
    • Pray.
    • Go to Church.
    • Share Your Faith.
  • Jesus prayed alone in the wilderness 
  • Jesus prayed through the night 
  • Jesus prayed first thing when He woke up 
  • Jesus prayed with tears and crying 
  • Jesus prayed for people 
  • Jesus prayed for Himself 

1. Put God First.

2. Look to God as Your Provider.

3. Embrace God’s Judgements.

Upward: Glorification of God.

1 Corinthians 10:31 (NKJV); Revelation 4:11 (ESV)

Man’s chief end is to glorify God and enjoy Him forever.

“Thou hast made us for thyself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it finds its rest in Thee.” —Augustine

Inward: Edification of the Saints.

4. Outward: Evangelization of the World.


  • Romans 13:1–5
  • 1 Corinthians 15:58
  • Luke 5:16
  • Luke 6:12
  • Mark 1:35
  • Hebrews 5:7
  • Matthew 19:13
  • Matthew 26:39
  • Luke 11:1–13
  • Philippians 4:6
  • Luke 11:3
  • James 1:17–18
  • Luke 11:4
  • Psalm 19:7–11
  • Matthew 16:18
  • Ephesians 4:11–12

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