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Hope Provides Healing

Hope Provides Healing

December 15, 2019

Life Application: How can you act as a steward to bring healing to God's creation? 

Action Point: Pray the Lord’s Prayer every day this week. Pause when you get to “thy kingdom come.  Thy will be done.”  Pray for ways that you can partner with God to bring God’s kingdom and will to all creation.

Hope Provides Light

Hope Provides Light

December 9, 2019

Life Application: Which gift of the light of Christ do you need to receive and embrace?

  • Understanding and comfort from the Wonderful Counselor
  • Power and strength from the Mighty God
  • Love from the Everlasting Father
  • Life and harmony from the Prince of Peace

Action Point: When you start to embrace these gifts, light a candle in honor of the Light of Christ, take a picture of it, and share your experience with the First Church Community Facebook Group.

Hope Brings Comfort

Hope Brings Comfort

December 1, 2019

Today's world is hurting. Poverty, anxiety, sickness, debt, addiction, and darkness make people yearn for healing and hope. You can take comfort despite your circumstances because of where you place your hope: in the eternity of the Living God.

Life Application: Where are you putting your hope? How can you provide Christ's hope and comfort to those around you this week?

Imperfect

Imperfect

November 25, 2019

What sin are you trying to cover up, justify, or minimize that needs to be brought into the light? What action step can you take this week to turn that sin over to God?

This sermon series has a workbook available for you to go deeper into each week's topic, which can be found here.

Worshipper

Worshipper

November 18, 2019

How are you waiting on God and His direction? What is your response when someone challenges the sin in your life? Do you desire to change?

This sermon series has a workbook available for you to go deeper into each week's topic, which can be found here.

Obedient

Obedient

November 11, 2019

In what area of your life have you been choosing to do what you want, instead of being obedient to God? What action steps will you take to become more obedient?

This sermon series has a workbook available for you to go deeper into each week's topic, which can be found here.

Overcomer

Overcomer

November 4, 2019

Who or what is your Goliath? Is there something keeping you from trusting God to defeat your giant?

 

This sermon series has a workbook available for you to go deeper into each week's topic, which can be found here.

Freedom Sunday

Freedom Sunday

October 28, 2019

How can you be known most for doing for the least of these?

Life Application:

  • Commit to raising your own awareness to injustice issues in our world.
  • Pray for the eyes and heart of Jesus, to begin viewing everything through a Biblical lens
  • Prayerfully consider how you can support IJM through First Church or directly.

Learn more about IJM by visiting their website: www.ijm.org

Hope > Despair

Hope > Despair

October 21, 2019

Do you have hope in Jesus when you're in despair?

Life Application: Talk with a pastor or trusted friend about what it means for you to accept Jesus as your hope.

 

Risk > Safety

Risk > Safety

October 14, 2019

Where are you taking a holy risk for God in your life?

Life Application: Use your talents in a risky way for God's Kingdom.