Basis - Scripture - II Timothy 3:16-17
"Every part of Scripture is God-breathed and useful one way or another - showing us          
truth, exposing our rebellion, correcting our mistakes, training us to live God's way.           
Through the Word we are put together and shaped up for the tasks God has for us."          
(The Message)

Why? - Commanded - Matthew 4:10b
"Worship the Lord your God, and only him.  Serve him with absolute
single-heartedness."  (The Message)

Who? - All - II Corinthians 1:4
" He comes alongside us when we go through hard times, and before you know it, He
brings us alongside someone else who is going through hard times so that we can be
there for that person just as God was there for us"  ( The Message)

How? - Through God - II Corinthians 3:5
"Not that we are competent in ourselves to claim anything for ourselves, but our
competence comes from God."  (New International Version)

When? - Always - Psalm 119:112
"I have decided to obey  your laws, until the day I die."  (Today's English Version)

Where? - Everywhere - Matthew 28:19-20
"Go out and train everyone you meet, far and near, in this way of life, marking them
by baptism in the threefold name:  Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  Then instruct them in
the practice of all I have commanded you.  I'll be with you as you do this, day after day
after day, right up to the end of the age."  (The Message)

Hope - Isaiah 43:18-19a
But the Lord says, "Do not cling to events to the past or dwell on what happened long
ago.  Watch for the new thing I am going to do.  It is happening already - you can see
it now!"  (Today's English Version)
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