Sermon

Waiting

August 13th, 2017
Clay Edens
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In 1 Samuel 24, we see a valuable lesson on waiting for God’s blessing, and God’s justice.


The Jealous King

July 30th, 2017
Clay Edens
1

Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. When have you recently admired a possession someone else had? What was it? What did you like about it? 2. In Ex. 20:4-5, God declares himself to be a jealous God, do you think this is a good thing? Why or why not? 3. What are some


The Giant

July 23rd, 2017
Clay Edens
1

1 Samuel 17 David points us forward to Jesus as he serves as Israel’s champion. His victory is shared with the entire nation. Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. David’s dad sent cheese to his brothers commander to get in his good graces, what homemade good would you have sent? 2. If you


Ordinary King

July 16th, 2017
Clay Edens
1

God uses ordinary people who love Him, and others, to do extraordinary things. From 1 Samuel 16 Questions for group discussion or personal reflection 1. If you had to replace your current boss with a celebrity, who would you pick and why? 2. What are some of the traits you appreciate in good leaders? 3.


Partial Obedience

July 9th, 2017
Clay Edens
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Complete obedience is more important than sacrifice, or anything else. This week, we are looking at 1 Samuel 15. Questions for group discussion or personal reflection 1. What’s something that is/has bothered you because it was only done partially? 2. Read 1 Samuel 15:3, what is your gut reaction to a passage like this one?


Getting what you asked for

July 2nd, 2017
Katie Bliss
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1 Samuel 9 – 14 Today we followed the story of Israel as they got the king they had asked for and the king they hadn’t asked for. We saw how God remained faithful and still claimed Israel as His own even when they rejected Him. We heard of significant consequences for Israel and the


Like Everyone Else

June 25th, 2017
Clay Edens
1

This week we looked at 1 Samuel 8. God’s people are not called to be like everyone else. They are called to be like no one else. Or rather, they are called to be like Christ. Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. Share a story of when you were peer pressured into doing


God is King

June 18th, 2017
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Who is God in your life? How can we do a better job of making Him King? This week is youth Sunday and two of our youth, Josh Ebner and Bryson Rosell, take a look at these questions in 1 Samuel 4-7 Questions for Reflection/Discussion: As always feel free to tweak, skip, or add questions


Childlike Listening

June 4th, 2017
Clay Edens
1

God speaks to those who will listen. This week we look at those who did not listen, and one who did, from 1 Samuel 2&3. Questions for group discussion or personal reflection 1. Share about a time when you should have listened to your parents, but chose not to? 2. What’s the difference between hearing


Hannah’s Song

May 28th, 2017
Clay Edens
1

We are continuing our look at 1 Samuel. This week we look at Hannah’s song of praise in 1 Samuel 2.