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September Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 2

September Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 2 September 14, 2020 You can click here to download a printable version of the newsletter. Jake – Serving on a Midterm Assignment in Southeast Asia Prayers: • That my country would open its borders. • That the virus would not spread among our group at training. • Ask that we would be equipped to serve in our respective countries. • That we would do all things to the glory of JC and without…

Gospel Group Questions for Week of September 20

On Sunday, September 20 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying John 6:52-69.  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 misconceptions people might have about Jesus? Why do people…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of September 13

Psalm 119:11 says, “I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.”  The Psalmist has memorized the Word and brings it to remembrance in order to keep his way pure and righteous.  Pick a verse this week from our reading plan and commit it to memory.  Put Psalm 119:11 into practice as you read this week.  Make sure you are focusing on what is truly important and using your time wisely.  On Saturday…

As We Gather

As We Gather – Call to Worship – 1 Corinthians 15:19-22 ⁃ Christ our Hope In Life and Death ⁃ The Lord Is My Salvation ⁃ The Stand Grow and Go: Message: When God Meets You in the Fire [Daniel 3:1-30] ⁃ Another In The Fire You Are Sent – Hebrews 13:20-21

Gospel Group Questions for Week September 13

On Sunday, September 13 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying Luke 15:11-32.  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. Why do we tend to think of others as “prodigals” but not…

September Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 1

September Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 1 September 7, 2020 This week as you consider these Mission Partners, pray for God to work in their lives and in their ministries.  You can download a printable version of the Newsletter here. Chuck Mayo – Heritage Baptist Church, Greenville, SC – chuckmayo@icloud.com Prayers: Keep praying for Sarah and Anna overseas. September 13 is our annual church celebration where we renew our covenants.  Pray it would help us stay on point for ministry.…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of September 6

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” (John 1:1). This week as we read through various parts of the Scriptures, let’s look for Jesus.  See the Word in the Word this week and draw closer to Him.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon Sept 6            Daniel 2:1-49 Sept 7            Matthew 3-4 Sept 8             Luke 4-5 Sept 9            …

As We Gather

Service Order:Call to Worship – 1 Peter 1:18-19 and Psalm 39:7⁃ Christ Our Hope in Life and Death⁃ My Worth Is Not In What I OwnMessage: That Platform Isn’t Meant for You Daniel 2:1-49⁃ God And God AloneOffering: Grow and Go ⁃ O Praise The NameYou Are Sent – Philemon 25 https://open.spotify.com/user/zkrzh1ka5kbkx5oartxdeow40/playlist/3A9ZcZWH2fwy4EAfqW2cbt?si=c9DK6Z_5Sg2jzCdygpvRFw Join us Sunday for one of our 3 services. 9, 11, 5, We will continue in our sermon series “Daniel – Courage in the Chaos”. We hope you…

Understanding the Book of Matthew (part 1)

Matthew is the first book in the New Testament.  Over the next several weeks we will be reading through this book and the other 3 gospels (Mark, Luke, and John).  The video below will give you an overview of Matthew 1-13 and help you better understand the book.  In the coming weeks other videos will be posted about the rest of Matthew and the other gospels.  These will be posted in conjunction with the Bible Reading Plan (Sept 2020 – Nov…

Grow and Go Opportunities

Gospel Group Leaders, consider how you can help your Group members to Grow In The Gospel, and Go With The Gospel.  The ideas below are simply a few ideas to help Groups as they consider blessing the city. Seek The City’s Welfare: The fourth objective in the Expectant Exiles (Fall 2020) Strategy is to “Seek the city’s welfare – God’s people were not against their cities of exile, but they were for them. We want each group to select one…

Overview of the New Testament

From March to August 2020 we completed reading through the New Testament.  From September 2020 to February 2021 we will read through the New Testament again.  We will continue to study the New Testament in our Gospel Groups.  Here is the Bible Reading Plan (Sept 2020 – Nov 2020) and below is a video that gives an overview of the New Testament.  You can check out other videos from the Bible Project at their website.  

August Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 5

August Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 5 August 31, 2020 Click this tab and a PDF of this newsletter suitable for printing will open. Suresh Jonnalagadda – Indian Upstate Fellowship, Greenville, SC – sureshjonna1957@gmail.com Prayers: Praise and thank the Lord for keeping all of our members safe and healthy during the COVID crisis. Praise God for enabling & blessing 6 of our members to purchase & move into their own single family homes from rented apartments. Kindly pray for our…