Posts from November 2020

Posts from November 2020

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering – Prayer Day 2

Week of Prayer, Day 2 How do you find people who are seeking God? In Croatia, a nation of four million, finding people who are interested in the gospel can be challenging. Many Croatians are hearing the gospel for the first time through a radio program hosted by IMB missionaries. PRAY that more national partners will choose to be a part of sharing the gospel across Croatia. PRAY that more church plants will result from the radio broadcast ministry. For…

Gospel Group Questions for Week of December 6

On Sunday, December 6 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying Acts 2.  Below are some questions for you to think about as you read the passage in preparation for your group.  Be in prayer and allow the Holy Spirit to teach you from this passage.  Then be ready to share what God is teaching you with your group. Who is the Holy Spirit? How does knowing the Holy Spirit lives in…
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November Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 5

November Missions Prayer Newsletter Part 5        November 30, 2020 Click Here To Download A Printable Version Of The Newsletter Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions Be sure to check back each day to pray for the IMB Missionaries this week & how you can be involved in the task God shared in Rev 7:9: every nation, tribe, peoples and languages standing before the throne and the Lamb. Brenda Bagwell – Piedmont Women’s Center , Greenville SC…

Intro to the Sermon on the Mount

The Sermon on the Mount is the greatest sermon in the history of the world. It has been translated and quoted and treasured more than any other. Before starting a thorough study, here is some information that will help you grasp the truth contained within the sermon. Reason for Studying the Sermon Matthew 5-7 archives the greatest sermon in the history of the world. Jesus preached it to a mixed congregation of the disciples and the curious. As Jesus gathered His growing followers together, He taught…

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering – Prayer Day 1

Week of Prayer, Day 1 IMB missionary Kristen Lowry and the staff at Naivasha Children’s Shelter are rescuing and rehabilitating boys living on the streets of Kenya. Once rejected by society, boys are hearing they are loved, and they are learning they have a future and a purpose. Day 1: Missions On and Off the Street from IMB on Vimeo. PRAY that Frances and other boys like him will find new life in Christ. PRAY that as the boys are…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of November 29

We all face temptation every day.  Even Jesus faced temptations.  In Matthew 4:1-11 when Jesus was tempted in the wilderness He responded with “It is written…”  Then he quoted a passage in Deuteronomy to combat the temptation.  Jesus was able to fight against the temptation to sin because He knew the Word of God.  This week spend time reading, meditating on, and memorizing Scripture so you can fight temptations to sin as well.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on…

Understanding the Book of Galatians

Today and Monday we will read through the letter to the Galatians, which is actually addressed to a number of churches in the region of Galatia.  The message of the Gospel is for all people, not just Jewish people.  Paul writes to help clear up some misunderstandings among these different cultures.  His letter helps us understand that the gospel of the crucified messiah creates a new, multiethnic family that is transformed by the Spirit.  The video below breaks down the…

As We Gather

As We Gather – Call to Worship – Luke 13:29, John 14:2-3 ⁃    When We All Get To Heaven ⁃    King Of Kings ⁃  Come Thou Fount Message: What We Know for Sure About the End [Daniel 12:1-13] ⁃    Is He Worthy You Are Sent: Hebrews 13:20-21

Gospel Group Questions for Week of November 29

On Sunday, November 29 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying Matthew 28:16-20 and Acts 1:1-11.  Below are some questions for you to think about as you read the passage in preparation for your group.  Be in prayer and allow the Holy Spirit to teach you from this passage.  Then be ready to share what God is teaching you with your group. What does Jesus have authority over? Because of the power and…

Understanding the Book of James

Today and tomorrow we will be reading through the book of James.  Here are few other Scriptures to help you understand who James is Mark 6:1-6 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 Acts 15:1-21 (particularly 15:6, 13) Exodus 21:1-6 Acts 7:54-8:1; 11:19; 12:1-5 Also, this video will give you insights into this practical book.  As you read, see what truth you can put into practice.  Be “doers of the word, and not hearers only.” (James 1:22)  
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November Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 4

November Missions Prayer Newsletter Part 4      November 23, 2020 Click Here To Download A Printable Version Of The Newsletter Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions On Sunday, November 29, RC will begin a Week of Prayer for International Missions. As you learn about the work of our IMB missionaries through the daily web posts, pray about how you can help support them. Jim Harrison – Miracle Hill Ministry, Greenville SC – jharrison@miraclehill.org Prayers: • Pray for families…

Understanding the Book of Acts (Ch 13-28)

Over the next seven weeks we’ll be looking at the rest of the book of Acts and some of the letters that Paul wrote to churches (Galatians, Thessalonians, Corinthians, Romans).  We will travel with Paul to various places on his missionary journeys, and we will also learn about the instructions, encouragement, and exhortation he gives to the churches.