The Journey of a Dreamer
Text: Genesis 37:1-5
Dare: to have the necessary courage or boldness for something;
Dreams often portray events which are impossible, or unlikely in reality, and are usually outside of the control of the dreamer.
BACKGROUND| The power of a dream and its conflict with business as usual
BIG IDEA| God is still at work in the lives of His people to impact the world!
COMPLICATION| The ways of God are at work, regardless of human attitudes or actions.
DISCUSSION: How has dreams affected your walk with God? How can a dream motivate you to deal with contemporary issues?
•Dreamers develop an attitude that produces energy—cf. Langston Hughes “A Dream Deferred”
•Dreamers have a sense of purpose & meaning to our lives
•Dreams reveal Potential that must be shaped into Promise!
•Dreams have the power to set us on a transformational journey from isolation to formation.
•Dreams are the unsettling work of the Lord upon which everything depends!
•God’s dream in you will cause you to prevail over any circumstance and the plans of the enemy!