Ecclesiastes 11 and 12 contain wisdom about looking forward rather than backward.
In Matthew 12:30-37 Jesus warns that every word we speak matters to God. Multiple Proverbs give ideas for control. Also, a song by Ryan Kargel
Ephesians 4:1-16 deals with the Church as the Body of Jesus
Ephesians 5:21-6:9 deals with application of God's principles for our closest relationships. Just as charity begins at home so does discipleship.
Matthew 16:13-28 tells of Peter's confession of faith in Jesus. Jesus then tells of the "Church" being built on that confession. Also song by Peter Ellis.
Matthew 3:13--4:11 tells the story of Jesus' baptism and then temptation in the wilderness by Satan. Jesus as savior and Lord we get. But Jesus as model for living is less well known.
The story of David and Goliath is a classic but has much to teach about faith against long odds. 1 Samuel 17:1-58
End times need the challenge of living faithfully. Paul Challenges Timothy, whom he mentored, about where to find the spiritual resources. Opens with a song by Anita Davis in honor of her husband Dave, one of us who has gone ahead.
Acts 2:42-47 introduces the early church and its simplicity. Message by Gary Wall representing Pacific District of MB. Also, song by Ryan Kargel