Choose to Love

October 6, 2019

October 6, 2019 • John Thomas

At Home with Jesus (part 2)

September 20. 2020 • September 20, 2020 • Andy Sieberhagen

Family discussion questions: 1. What is your favorite place in our home? What do you like about it? Have you ever felt “at home” somewhere that is not our house (or apartment)? Why did you feel “at home” there? 2. What does it mean to abide in, or be at home with Jesus? 3. What are things we could do as a family to help each other abide in Him?

At Home with Jesus (part 1)

September 13, 2020 • September 13, 2020 • Andy Holt

Life Group Questions: [Family questions below] 1. Take a personal assessment of life over the past several months, how have you seen God working in your life? 2. In Mark 5:25-34 we find a woman who has struggled with a physical ailment for 12 years, what would you say has been one of your greatest struggles in life? 3. What’s one thing you would ask Jesus to fix if you could experience immediate healing? 4. What are some positives and negatives you have experienced through social media? 5. How do you protect yourself and your family from the dangers of social media? 6. Jesus says his yoke is easy and his burden is light, how have you experienced an ease because of following Jesus? 7. What’s a burden in your life that you feel confident Jesus has taken from you? 8. What’s a burden in life you’ve been carrying that you need to give to Jesus? Family Questions: Mr Andy Holt talked about burdens and how hard life can be. Our activity reminded reminded us that even when life is hard, God is at work to make it beautiful. (Ecclesiastes 3:11) Andy also taught us that we can give hard things to Jesus. 1. What things have been hard for you this week? 2. How can we give these hard things to Jesus? 3. Where have you seen God at work recently? (It doesn’t have to be something big, maybe it is, but maybe it’s something simple that reminded you of Him.) And, how does your memory of God at work make you feel? 4. What can we do as a family this week to keep looking for Jesus in our lives? Take time as a family to pray together. One simple way to include everyone would be to ask each person to say “Thank you God for___________” It can be anything including the way that they saw Him at work this week.

At Home Overview

September 6, 2020 • September 6, 2020 • Andy Sieberhagen & Joel Wharton

Life Group Questions: 1. This week we kicked off a series titled “At Home,” where do you call home? - Is there a town or state, address, etc that you claim as home? 2. When you think of home, how do you feel? Is it a place of peace? A place of stress? A place of loneliness? A place of joy? Or something else? 3. Andy referenced a passage from John 15 about being connected to the vine of Christ, what does that mean? 4. Why do you think Jesus says we can do nothing apart from him? (John 15:5) How would you explain people around us who are disconnected from the vine of Christ and that are seemingly able to do good things (example mentioned: Bill Gates). Do these actions conflict with what Christ said? 5. How do you and your family stay connected to the vine of Christ? 6. Next week, we open with being at home in Christ, what does that mean to you? 7. How can this life group be a place that helps you find your home in Christ?