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

Fulfilling Scripture & Faithful Prayer

Luke 22:35-46 • August 18, 2019 • Pastor Jacob

On the night of His betrayal the Lord Jesus teaches the disciples about the importance of the Word fulfilled. Truly He is the Word who became flesh and lived a life squarely designed by God and pleased God to the fullest. Jesus also provided an exemplary prayer on behalf of the disciples which was an active lesson on talking with God. Listen to Brother Jacob expound these two monumental topics.

Psalm 35

My Rescuer • August 14, 2019 • Pastor Greg

The Greatness of Service

Luke 22:24-34 • August 11, 2019 • Pastor Greg

At the last supper with the disciples Jesus explained and portrayed the importance of service in the kingdom of God. In God's kingdom the greatest do no dictate, they serve.