Back Star Wars: Episode Four: A New Hope

Movie Synopsis

When adventurous Luke Skywalker stumbles on a recording of a desperate and beautiful Princess Leia asking for help in putting down the Empire, it is only a matter of time before he speeds to her rescue. He is joined by veteran Jedi Knight Obi-wan Kenobi, starship pilot Han Solo and his sidekick Chewbacca, and robots R2D2 and C3PO. What begins as a rescue mission become a quest -- the outcome of which could determine the fate of the Rebellion and the Galaxy!

Movie Sermon's General Warning

Star Wars: Episode One: A New Hope contains a lot of sci-fi battles and violence.

Rating

PG

Genre

Science Fiction

Year

1977

Sermon Illustrations


Big Idea
Excuses are the refuge of the weak-willed.
Topics
Good Samaritan, Follow, Excuses, Cowardice
Scripture:
Luke 10:25-37   Luke 9:57-22  
Big Idea
Materialism restricts our vision.
Topics
Materialism, Faith, Action, Supernatural
Scripture:
Romans 1:18-25   Genesis 1:1-2  
Big Idea
Don't be deceived by the attractiveness of sin.
Topics
Slave, Temptation, Lie, Integrity
Scripture:
Matthew 4:1-11   John 10:10  
Big Idea
Do not place your trust in your own abilities, but in God's.
Topics
Control, Scientific Materialism, Trust, Faith
Scripture:
Proverbs 16:9   James 4:13-16  
Big Idea
We are called to love other selflessly.
Topics
Humility, Friendship, Love, Selflessness
Scripture:
John 15:13   Romans 5:6-8  
Big Idea
Listen to the Holy Spirit's prompting in your life.
Topics
Action, Obedience, Trust, Faith
Scripture:
Judges 7:1-25   John 10:27  

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