Sunday, June 23, 2019 - "How Did Jesus Read the Bible?"

Does matter how Jesus read the Hebrew Scriptures? Do we gain any insight for ourselves? Why does this matter?

Scripture

Luke 4:16-21

Matthew 5:17-20

Matthew 22:34-40

Luke 24:44-48

Hymns and Other Music

O Lord, Our Lord

All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name

Called as Partners in Christ’s Service

Love Train

May the God of Hope Go with Us

Reflection Questions

Have you ever read something that gave you new insight into your life?

How do you live a life that points to how Jesus lived?

How do you struggle with loving your neighbor as yourself?

How does your life change because of what you read in the Bible?

Sunday, May 26, 2019 - "Finding the Courage to LEAD through the Life of Esther"

Scriptures

Esther 2:15-17

Esther 3:1-2, 5-6, 8-11

Esther 4:1, 5-9

Esther 4:10-17

Esther 5:1-4

Hymns and Other Music

Our God Is an Awesome God

Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah

Open My Eyes, That I May See

Come, Follow Me

Keep Your Head Up

Standing on the Promises

Reflection Questions

Have you ever felt like you were in the right place at the right time?

Have you ever witnessed someone misusing their power? How did that impact you?

How have you responded in times of great need?

How have other supported you in how you lead throughout your life?

How do you lead when you don’t have all the power?

Sunday, May 5, 2019, Sermon Series Kickoff - "Finding the Courage to...."

Series: Finding the Courage to….

May 5th: Series kickoff with the voices from the local theater cast of Mama Mia and Scripture

May 12th - LIVE through the life of Mary Magdalene

May 19th - LOVE through the life of Jonathan

May 26th - LEAD through the life of Esther

June 2nd - LET Go through the life of Esau

Scriptures

Mark 15:39-41

Proverbs 3:1-3

1 Samuel 18:1-5a

1 John 4:11-13

Esther 4:15-17; 5:1-2

Psalm 37:7-9

Genesis 33:3-5

Hymns and Other Music

Hallelujah! Sing Praise to Your Creator

I’ve Got Peace like a River

Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee

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