Outline for the message entitled “Replacement Players” preached on October 18, 2015, during Tailgating service.



  1. “The Replacements.”
  2. TEXT: Jeremiah 2:9-13.
  3. Paul uses sports as illustrations of our spiritual life.
    1. A Race – Hebrews 12:1.
    2. Wrestle – Ephesians 6:12.
  4. Life is like sports.
  5. Who you choose to team up with will determine your life and eternity.
  6. Proverbs 13:20.


  1. God is your greatest teammate.
    1. God always knows what to do.
    2. God never gets nervous.
    3. God always wins in the end.
  2. You want your best players in the game.
  3. We replace God.
    1. We think we know better than God.
    2. There is only one King!
  4. Replacement players people use.
  5. Replacement players can never take the place of your All-Star.
  6. Make God your starter and team captain.


  1. PRAYER.