Talks

Hope-Filled

We’re continuing our discovery of who we are as a church by looking at our first value, being Hope-Filled. How does this look in a frustrated world and how do we hold onto that hope when faced with suffering? Worship Suggestion: Give out some pens and paper, listen to Good & Loved by Travis Greene &…

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Come Alive (2)

We’re onto our second week reflecting on the call to Come Alive, both in our own lives and in sharing that with the world around us. We look further into what it means, and some practical outpourings of it. Worship Suggestion: There’s power in thankfulness, particularly declaring them together, so spend some time sharing about…

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Come Alive

We kick off our new series This Is Us by looking at the life of Peter and our call to Come Alive because of Christ’s love for us and what He did on the cross. Worship Suggestion: Listen to the song King of Kings by Hillsong Worship. It’s a great caption of our story of…

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Led

We conclude our Summer Series: Known by looking at how Jesus guides and leads us in any situation, regardless of where our heart is at. 1.  What would you say makes a “Good Leader”? 2. Read John 21 (or ask someone to share a summary). Jesus here is mirroring His first encounter with the disciples,…

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Created

We continue our unraveling of Psalm 139 by remembering we’re created in the image of a powerful, loving God and that we get to live our lives as reflections of that. 1. Read Psalm 139:13-18.  What things in our world and life try to define where we get our sense of self from?  2. 2…

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Surrounded

We continue our journey through Psalm 139 by looking at how great God’s promises are and His presence with us. What do you think of when you hear the word “surrounded”? Do you see it in a positive or a negative light? Read Psalm 139:7-12. What other examples of this vastness come to mind? Share…

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Known

Throughout the summer we’re unpacking Psalm 139 together and seeing how it offers us an insight into our identity in Christ and also an invitation to rest well in Him, particularly throughout August.  This week we looked at verses 1-6 and at John 4:1-26 for an example of how Jesus in His ministry portrayed the…

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A Different Kind of Outlook

We conclude our James series by looking at James 5 and what it has to say about prayer and how we live our lives  by declaring His kingdom over a broken world. Worship Suggestion: Listen to the audio from the video “Spoken Word of Thanks – by Motion Worship” on Youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SAwKy9S3qs) and either just…

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Accepting and Rejecting Testing Times

Maddie takes us back to the very beginning of James and helps us unpack how to approach situations that we may not have seeked out and tempt us to despair, and the joy that God can bring in His graciousness. Worship Suggestion:  Read Psalm 111 together, pause for a moment and then share if a…

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A Different Kind of Attitude

Rich helps us unpack the ever-challenging journey through James and points to the ways God seeks after our hearts and shows grace beyond grace, no matter how far away we feel. Worship Suggestion:  Read Psalm 111 together, pause for a moment and then share if a particular verse stood out to you and why. Group…

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