Posts by Jeremy Johns

Posts by Jeremy Johns

Bible Reading Plan for Week of April 21

This week continue to reflect on the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus.  May the love that Jesus showed continually transform our lives.  We’ll keep reading through Psalms, 2 Samuel, and 1 Chronicles this week.    On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon.  Please consider the questions below regarding the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups Sunday, April 21 – Mark 16:1-8 Monday, April 22  – Psalms 50, 53 Tuesday, April 23…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of April 14

Our journey through 2 Samuel, the Psalms, and 1 Chronicles continues this week.  Read what occurred in the past and discover truth that you can apply in the present.  Although we are separated from the events described by thousands of years, they are still relevant to us today and can have a huge impact on our lives.  Read with the purpose of knowing God more through His Word.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel…

Ladies Bible Study – The Faithful: Heroes of the OT

This five week study will meet in room 337 each Wednesday, May 1 to May 29.  We’ll study about the lives of the following Old Testament individuals: Queen Esther, Gideon, Hosea, Malachi, and Nehemiah. The cost for this study is $13.00 which includes your Bible study book. The Registration deadline is April 23.  Click here to register. Check out this overview video from Lifeway.

Understanding the Book of Psalms

We have already been reading some of the Psalms as a part of our Rocky Creek Bible Reading Plan.  What we have read so far has gone along with events that are described in 1-2 Samuel and 1 Chronicles.  Today we are reading Psalm 1 and 2 so it seems fitting to have some videos today that give us an overview of this book.  As we continue to read through these three books (2 Samuel, 1 Chronicles, Psalms) in the…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of April 7

This week we will be reading through several different Psalms, many written by David.  Learn from David and see how these songs capture various emotions and teach great truths.  Colossians 3:16 says “Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual song, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God.”  May this be true of the people at Rocky Creek.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of March 31

We will keep discovering what happened during the history of Israel as we continue reading through 2 Samuel, 1 Chronicles, and Psalms.  Learn from what the Israelites experienced and apply these truths to your life.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon.  Please consider the questions below regarding the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups Sunday, March 31 – Mark 14:43-72 Monday, April 1  – 2 Samuel 5; 1 Chronicles 11-12…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of March 24

God is teaching us much as we reading through 2 Samuel, 1 Chronicles, and Psalms.  Ask God to grow you in your understanding of the Scriptures this week.  Hide God’s Word in your heart and walk worthy of Him.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon.  Please consider the questions below regarding the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups Sunday, March 24 – Mark 14:26-42 Monday, March 25  – Psalms 81,…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of March 17

We are continuing to journey through the history of the Old Testament.  We are seeing how God is working to accomplish His purposes, and we are seeing how people pour out their hearts to God in song.  May we worship God for who He is, what He has done, and what He is doing.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon.  Please consider the questions below regarding the Scriptures for…

Understanding the book of 1 Chronicles

Over the next few months we will be reading through 2 Samuel, parts of Psalms and 1 Chronicles.  These different books give insight into some of the same events and the Scriptures comment on themselves.  Although you might think you “just read this”, see the events from a different perspective.  Think about what is said and put the various pieces and details together to get a better understanding of what happened. Here’s a video from the Bible Project that will…

Understanding the book of 2 Samuel

The Rocky Creek Bible Reading Plan has us starting 2 Samuel today.  This books picks up where 1 Samuel left off, and we will continue to learn about the life of David. Saul and his son Jonathan have died and David becomes king.  Second Samuel looks at some of the successes and failures of David and is a reminder to us to not become distracted in following God.  Sin has great consequences. Watch this video from the Bible Project to…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of March 10

We will keep studying the history of Israel and see how God is working.  Some readings in Psalms will also help us focus on the character of God and not ourselves.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon.  Please consider the questions below regarding the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups Sunday, March 10 – Mark 14:1-11 Monday, March 11  – 2 Samuel 1-2 Tuesday, March 12 – 2 Samuel 3-4…

Stewardship Study – Managing Our Finances God’s Way

We will start a stewardship study on Wednesday nights, beginning Wednesday, March 27.  The group will meet from 6:30-7:30PM in room 334 each week from March 27 to May 22 (taking April 17 off). Managing Our Finances God’s Way is a DVD-driven series by Crown Financial Ministries.  Each participant will have a workbook in which to take notes while watching the DVD each week.  After watching the video, there will be a time of discussion and prayer.  The following topics…