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Jonah—Study #1

Posted by David Staff on

Getting Started (read the following together): Timothy Keller, pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City, suggest that the book of Jonah seems to be about many things (The Prodigal Prophet, pp.1-2): “Is it about race and nationalism, since Jonah seems to be more...

Run the Race Well

Posted by Kip Hamby on

Let Us Run GETTING STARTED Share about a race that you ran that stuck out to you, either as a kid or an adult. What made it memorable? (If you can’t think of one, you can borrow one from the Olympics, a movie, or someone else’s race.) Who in your life has been the greatest...

Storm Strong Families - Study #10

Posted by Aaron Rosheim on

Storm Strong Families Need the Church   As we wrap up this series, what big picture highlights would you like to share with your group? Did this series live up to your expectations? Why or why not? Read the two main theme passages for this series (Psalm 127:1 and Matthew...

Storm Strong Families - Study #9

Posted by Kyle Bartholic on

Storm Strong Families – Clearing the Fog BEGIN WITH YOUR HEART Keeping God’s values centered in my life is hard work. Before you look in God’s Word, pray through each question below as a group. What do I need to praise God for today? What do I need to confess to God...

Storm Strong Families - Study #8

Posted by David Staff on

Storm Strong Families Have a Rudder 1 John 2, Hebrews 12, Proverbs 4, Ephesians 6 This Father’s Day teaching underscore that a storm-strong family does best when there is a man who chooses to embrace his role as the rudder of the family. Three marks were noted: Dads who offer the rudder of...

Storm Strong Families - Study #7

Posted by David Staff on

Storm Strong Families’ STRATEGIES 1 Thessalonians 5:6-22 Brent and Sue Thomas shared from personal experience a simple set of strategies for parents to shepherd and shape their kids. #1  Look AHEAD: live intentionally in light of Christ’s return #2 Look UP: submit to the...

Storm Strong Families - Study #6

Posted by David Staff on

Storm Strong Families Ask for Answers Asking honest questions, Applying helpful wisdom The 4 gospel accounts reveal that Jesus was asked at least 183 questions (and probably many more which were not recorded), and Jesus himself asked people around him at least 307 questions. Martin Copenhaver...

Storm Strong Families - Study #4

Posted by David Staff on

Storm Strong Families Love Well (part 2) Ephesians 5-6  Husbands, love your wives. Wives, submit to your own husbands. Children, obey your parents. Today’s teaching offered 7 “growing in love” family basics, beginning with a nurturing of a love for God, and then a growing...

Storm Strong Families - Study #3

Posted by David Staff on

Storm Strong Families Love Well (part 1) Ephesians 5:1  Be imitators of God, as beloved children, and walk in love Today’s teaching offered this principle: When a Jesus-centered family – one that gladly fears the Lord – commits to humbly loving God and loving others, it...

Storm Strong Families - Study #2

Posted by David Staff on

Storm Strong Families Fear the Lord The blessing of an aligned family Let’s get STARTED – The word “fear” can be variously translated. How many synonyms can you list together as a group? {someone may want to consult a Thesaurus just for fun…but have a long...

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