Pastor Armstrong's sermon is based on Luke 4:31-44.

“The Word at Work:  the Gospel is an Event“ (Luke 4:31-44)

I.   Words become _______________ through our insincerity.

A. Cliche conversation. 

B. Unfulfilled promises.

II.  Yet words are powerful ____________________ (Isaiah 55:11; Revelation 1:16). 

A. “Death and life are in the power of the tongue” (Proverbs 18:21).

B. Jesus‘ words are ___________ (vv.32,35,36,39,41).

1. The Law creates ______________________ (2 Corinthians 7:10).

2. The Gospel creates ___________ (Romans 1:16; 10:17). 

III. To gather in His name is to gather for ______________. 

A. Christ Himself is present (Matthew 18:20).

1. _______ are removed,

2. ____________ is given,

3. ___________ is strengthened,

4. __________________ are restored. 

B. Our words are ______________ when we speak the truth (Matthew 5:37; Ephesians 4:25).