When Jesus Arrives... So What?

When Jesus Arrives... So What?

Faith Steps

-What are some things you were hoping God would do for you?  Commit to making these things  a daily prayer list.  Try matching these desires with specific Scriptures.  

-Pick one day a week to fast  during Advent - feel what hunger feels like.  Do you long for God like you long for food ?  

-Carve out a 15 minute block one a week to be in silence with God.   Ask Him to speak to you, and just listen for Him in your heart. 

Knowing God - The Doctrine of the Presence of God Part 3

Knowing God - The Doctrine of the Presence of God Part 3

FAITH TALKS

  1. Talk about different practices you do in your life that help you experience God? 
  2. Are there any area’s of frustration with the spiritual practices you currently do? 
  3. Talk about things that you have done or currently do that numb you to the presence of God?

Knowing God - The Doctrine of the Presence of God

Knowing God - The Doctrine of the Presence of God

FAITH TALKS

Talk together about your view of the Christian faith: is it mostly head or heart? Is it mostly study and learning and doing or how much is there a place for feeling, the supernatural and a sense of intimate relationship? Talk about when you have experienced both.

Talk about the questions you have related to God’s presence. Consider emailing your questions to the pastors.

Knowing God - Can I Really Experience God?

Knowing God - Can I Really Experience God?

FAITH TALKS

  1. When you hear of the phrase “experiencing the presence of God” what comes to your mind?
  2. What is your personal history with experiencing the presence of God?
  3. What are the questions that come up for you when you think about experiencing the presence of God?
  4. Next week we will learn about the timeless doctrine of the Presence of God but according to the teaching today why is it important to be aware and to even seek the presence of God?

Knowing God - The Reconciler's Ambassadors

Knowing God - The Reconciler's Ambassadors

FAITH TALKS

    1.    Get into groups according to where God has placed you as an ambassador.  (Work, Life stage, Neighborhood, family, friends)
    2.    Share specific ways that you currently live as an ambassador where God has placed you.  
    3.    Come up with a few practical things that you can do to live as an ambassador where God has placed you. (Don't over think it.)