Sermon

Purposeful Running

December 4th, 2017
Dave Downey
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God saves the sexually immoral! When we run to God He turns towards us with love and compassion…even at our worst. From 1 Corinthians 6:12-20 Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: For the whole group: Icebreaker: Christmas is right around the corner! What’s your favorite Christmas memory as a child? What was your “sex


A Different Standard

November 26th, 2017
Clay Edens
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God’s people are called to live and measure themselves by a different standard. This week we look at 1 Corinthians 6:1-11 Questions for Discussion or Personal Reflection: 1. What’s your favorite thing associated with Canada? 2. What are some of the motivations that are behind taking someone to court? 3. Paul seems pretty adamant that


Protective Thankfulness

November 19th, 2017
Clay Edens
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Thankfulness not only properly praises God, but also protects us from the sins of discontentment. Psalm 106 Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. Why do you think food plays such a powerful role in celebrations of remembrance? Did you try anything new at the potluck? 2. How would you rate your memory right


Intervention

November 12th, 2017
Clay Edens
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From 1 Corinthians 5 Because we love God, His Church, and each other we must address and not ignore the sin among us. Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. Matthew 7:1 is now the most quoted verse of scripture in the US, what do you think this indicates about our culture? 2. When


Imitate

November 5th, 2017
Clay Edens
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Learn from the example of others who are faithfully following Jesus. Be an example to others who desire to follow Jesus more fully. 1 Corinthians 1:14-21   Questions for discussion or personal reflection: 1. What was/is your attitude toward Calculus/math? 2. Share a few examples of the spiritual habits that you have learned by watching


God’s Performance Evaluation

October 29th, 2017
Dave Downey
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From 1 Corinthians 4:1-13 The cultural definition of success and strong leadership looks very different than God’s definition. We can easily be swept in the current of our culture that that says success is about wealth, power, prestige, results, popularity, etc. Yet, the wisdom of the cross has something very different to say about success


Building Up

October 22nd, 2017
Clay Edens
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We should seek to build up the Church, because it is the temple of God. From 1 Corinthians 3:10-13 Build with care Build on the foundation of Jesus Build with the future in mind Build with humility Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. If you were on a construction crew, what job would


Growing Up

October 15th, 2017
Clay Edens
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Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. What’s a story of your childish behavior that your parents might share in an effort to embarrass you? 2. Review the list of things Christians grow out of, which of these behaviors do you currently find most challenging to curb in your own life? 3. What lies


The Spirit’s teaching: wisdom or foolishness

October 8th, 2017
Mark Sandquist
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This week Mark Sandquist walked us through 1 Corinthians 2:6-16. The Mind will not change without the Word The Word will not work without the Spirit For it is the Spirit that writes the truth and wisdom of God’s Word on our hearts and in our minds Who cannot receive the Wisdom of god taught


A God of Welcome

October 1st, 2017
Clay Edens
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God’s glory shines bright as he welcomes all people into his family and we reflect his glory when we do the same. Questions for group discussion or personal reflection: 1. See how many languages your group can say hello/welcome in. 2. What are your initial thoughts and reactions upon learning that the African Bible Fellowship