Posts by Jeremy Johns

Posts by Jeremy Johns

Bible Reading Plan for Week of January 17, 2021

“Oh how I love your law!  It is my meditation all the day.  Your commandment makes me wiser than my enemies, for it is ever with me.  I have more understanding than all my teachers, for your testimonies are my meditation.” (Psalm 119:97-99)  May the readings this week focus our attention on God, and may the Bible give us wisdom and understanding as we meditate on it.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups…

Gospel Group Questions for Week of January 17

On Sunday, January 17 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying Acts 6-7 (Trusting in Christ in Life and Death).  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. Q. What are some ways you…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of January 10, 2021

When you read through the Scriptures this week delight in God’s Word and treasure what you are reading.  Think about the truths that are before you.  Allow them to shape and change you.  After reading may we have a deeper relationship with God.  “In the way of your testimonies I delight as much as in all riches.  I will meditate on your precepts and fix my eyes on your ways.  I will delight in your statutes; I will not forget…

Gospel Group Questions for Week of January 10

On Sunday, January 10 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying Acts 4:32-5:16.  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 are some ways we see sacrificial generosity as fundamental to the…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of January 3, 2021

“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.”  (Psalm 119:105)  The Bible is very important as it tells us who God is, what He’s like, and how we should respond to Him.  The Scriptures also give us guidance in order to live a life that is pleasing to Him and worthy of Him.  Allow the passages this week in the Bible Reading Plan to help you draw close to God and give you direction…

Understanding the Book of Romans Ch. 5-16

Over the next several days we will continue to read through Romans.  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus as you read the Word.

Gospel Group Questions for Week of January 3, 2021

On Sunday, January 3 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying 2 Peter 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 are some ways that we receive the knowledge of Jesus?…

Understanding the Book of Romans Ch. 1-4

Over the next several days we will read through Romans.  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus as you read the Word.

Bible Reading Plan for Week of December 27

James 1:22 states, “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.”  So God does want us to hear the Word, and in order to hear the Word we must be in the Word.  This week read the Word and hear from God.  However, don’t just hear the Word as you read, but also put it into practice.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon. Dec 27          …

Bible Reading Plan for Week of December 20

Colossians 3:16 encourages us to “let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God.”  Soak up the Scriptures this week and then let them flow out of you in praise to God and comfort to others.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon. Dec 20           Matthew 5:17-20 Dec 21             2…

Understanding the Book of 2 Corinthians

Over the next several days we will read through 2 Corinthians.  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus as you read the Word.

Gospel Group Questions for Week of December 20

On Sunday, December 20 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying John 1:10-18.  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 difference does it make to you that God became one of us?…