Vision Part 3 “The Anatomy of Vision Part 2”

Vision – Part 3

The Anatomy of Vision, Part 2

As a church grows it adds programs to make it _____________ but not necessarily _______________.

A successful church is not measured by ________________ but by __________________.


  1. Vision proceeds from ______________ needs and     ______________.
  2. Vision is communicated ________________.
  3. Vision is born from a _________________.

Our example is the man ____________________.

  1. Vision will encounter ____________________.

    Nehemiah 2:10

    When Sanballat the Horonite and Tobiah the Ammonite official heard about this, they were very much disturbed that someone had come to promote the welfare of the Israelites.

From a spiritual standpoint we understand that   opposition comes from _______________.

Opposition is ______________ for the Christian life.

               John 16:33  “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”

A _________________ opinion is not opposition.

  1. Vision is ________________.

We can’t do everything ________________.

  1. Vision creates _______________ from others.

    Nehemiah 3:1-4 

Builders of the Wall

Eliashib the high priest and his fellow priests went to work and rebuilt the Sheep Gate. They dedicated it and set its doors in place, building as far as the Tower of the Hundred, which they dedicated, and as far as the Tower of Hananel. The men of Jericho built the adjoining section, and Zakkur son of Imri built next to them.

The Fish Gate was rebuilt by the sons of Hassenaah. They laid its beams and put its doors and bolts and bars in place. Meremoth son of Uriah, the son of Hakkoz, repaired the next section. Next to him Meshullam son of Berekiah, the son of Meshezabel, made repairs, and next to him Zadok son of Baana also made repairs.

The most important words in these verses are      ________________.

There is no emphasis placed in the Bible on a         ______________ nature of faith.

Working together in community improves the      _______________ and the ________________.

  1. Vision often has a ______________ impact.

After the wall is built, other _____________ things start            to happen.

Our vision doesn’t stop with ____________.

A burden centered on _____________ helps motivate us           to overcome opposition.