Luke 10:38-42; Ephesians 2:8

Guiding Questions:
1. Scripture makes a case for ‘salvation by faith alone,’ yet it speaks regularly of ‘good works.’ So, which is it? Or is it both?
2. How is Luke’s story of Jesus’ good friends, Mary and Martha representative of this tension?
3. Grace is about relationship and based on love, yet there are subtle dangers in practicing our new life of love and grace. Good things go askew when humanity decides what it means to live as ‘Christian.’ For example…
4. Which ‘means of grace’ seems easiest or most challenging for you? Are there other practices you would add to either list?
5. What might sabotage your efforts to ‘grow deeper in love and grace’ with God and others? How might you combat it?

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Mark 16:15
“Go into the world and preach the good news to all creation.”

2020 VISION Announcement Day! Click below to hear Jeff Mattern, chair of the 2020 VISION campaign share the totals of commitments made to our capital campaign thus far as well as the amount of the First Fruit offering!

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Me, Sacrifice?

Romans 12:1-31

Sermon Notes:
1. When have you benefited by self sacrifice?
2. How does God’s love help you understand sacrifice?
3. What do you think of when you hear about giving of your self?

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What’s New

Celebration Sunday and Confirmation Sunday

The Revelation 21: 1-6

Sermon Notes:

  1. What seems old or worn out to you?
  2. What new thing restores joy to your heart?
  3. How do you feel when waiting for something new?
  4. How does your confidence in Christ give you hope?

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