Growth Groups

SERMON-BASED SMALL GROUP INFORMATION I. Why sermon-based small groups? A. Fulfill Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20) B. Follow Pattern of Early Church (Acts 2:46) C. Demonstrate Love in the Body (John 13:35) D.Multiply the Church (Acts 2:47) II. Who will be in a sermon-based small group? A. Members of Fellowship (I Corinthians 12:27) B. Attenders of Fellowship (I Corinthians 12:12-13) C. Curious Seekers (Isaiah 55:6) D. Friends of Those in the Group (Proverbs 18:24) III. What is the role of a sermon-based small group leader? A. Build a Group & Inform Pastor Greg (Colossians 3:23) B. Establish Weekly Meeting Time & Place (Galatians 6:2) C. Communicate w/Group+Lead Discussion (Malachi 3:16) D. Report Weekly Meetings (Psalm 68:11) IV. Where and When will sermon-based small groups meet? A. Anyplace (Psalm 24:1) B. Any time (Ephesians 5:16) C. Sunday Evenings @ Fellowship (child care - Mt 19:14) D. Homes, Parks, Restaurants, etc. (Matthew 5:16) V. How will sermon-based small groups continue? A. Effectiveness of Leaders (I Timothy 4:12) B. Encouragement from Pastor & Coach Paige (ICor 11:1) C. Equipping Co-Leader + Multiplying (II Timothy 2:2) D. Energy of Holy Spirit (John 16:13) We will understand and better develop these after our initial step of faith. We will call them GROWTH GROUPS

DAY 7

Luke 23:46 • April 21, 2019 • Pastor Greg

'Father, into your hands I commit my spirit.' are the final words recorded of Christ's before dying on the cross. Join us Sunday, Easter morning to hear what these final words of Christ's mean for us on this day of celebration!

DAY 6

John 19:30 • April 19, 2019 • Pastor Steve Willis

"It is finished.", one of the final sayings of Jesus on the cross and in his earthly life. Come hear Pastor Steve Willis unpack the rich meaning behind these three powerful words on DAY 6 of the Seven Sayings Summit!

DAY 5

Matthew 27:46 • April 18, 2019 • Pastor Trent Eastman

“I thirst.” Simple words from Christ on the cross. Come hear Pastor Trent Eastman expand on the implications of a seemingly insignificant request on DAY 5 of the Seven Sayings Summit!