'Act' Tagged Posts

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Week 20 – Sharing My Faith

How do I share my faith with those who don’t know God? Key Idea: I share my faith with others to fulfill God’s purposes. This Week’s Questions: What does it mean to have our conversation be “full of grace” and “seasoned with salt”? What is impeding your ability to openly share your faith in Christ? Memorize the Key Verse: Pray also for me, that whenever I speak, words may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery…

Week 19 – Giving My Resources

How do I best use my resources to serve God and others? Key Idea: I give my resources to fulfill God’s purposes. This Week’s Questions: On a scale of 1-10, evaluate your level of generosity. What has helped you become more generous? What still causes you to hold back? Why do you think God is more concerned about the intentions of the giver than the size of the gift? Memorize the Key Verse: Since you excel in everything—in faith, in speech,…

Week 18 – Offering My Time

How do I best use my time to serve God and others? Key Idea: I offer my time to fulfill God’s purposes. This Week’s Questions: What challenges make it hard for you to invest time in God’s purposes? What one thing can you do to improve in the key practice of offering your time to God? Memorize the Key Verse: Whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks…

Week 17 – Spiritual Gifts

Spiritual Gifts Resources Discovering Your Spiritual Gifts Course – Starting next Sunday, February 28, a three week course will be offered at 11 AM in the upper lounge. Spiritual Gifts Assessment Tool – We have a document available to help you discover what your spiritual gifts are. What gifts and skills has God given me to serve others? Key Idea: I know my spiritual gifts and use them to fulfill God’s purposes. This Week’s Questions: Write down the gift(s) you believe you possess. Choose…

Week 16 – Biblical Community

What do I do to develop healthy relationships with others? Key Idea: I fellowship with Christians to accomplish God’s purposes in my life, in the lives of others, and in the world. This Week’s Questions: God’s Word place a high value on Christian fellowship. How important is this value to you right now? What difference is it making in your life? Memorize the Key Verse: All the believers were together and had everything in common. They sold property and possessions…

Week 15 – Total Surrender

How do I cultivate a life of sacrificial service? Key Idea: I dedicate my life to God’s purposes. This Week’s Questions: What does it mean to offer ourselves as “living sacrifices”? What action step can you take this week to move closer to a life that is entirely surrendered to God? Memorize the Key Verse: I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is…

Week 14 – Single-Mindedness

How do I keep my focus on Jesus amidst distractions? Key Idea: I focus on God and his priorities for my life. This Week’s Questions: Can you list some of the things that distract you from putting God first in your life? What can you do to become more focused on God? Memorize the Key Verse: But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. – Matthew 6:33 Prayer: Heavenly…

Week 13 – Bible Study

How do I study God’s Word? Key Idea: I study the Bible to know God and his truth and to find direction for my daily life. This Week’s Questions: Reflect on the key verse below – the Word of God is like a double-edged sword; it gets under our skin and speaks directly to our hearts. In what ways have you experienced this? What action step can you take this week to make Bible study a greater part of your…

Week 12 – Prayer

How do I grow by communicating with God? Key Idea: I pray to God to know him, to find direction for my life and to lay my requests before him. This Week’s Questions: Jesus prayed before and after each major event in his life. What can we learn from this pattern of prayer Jesus demonstrated? What action step can you take this week to develop your connection with God through prayer? Memorize the Key Verse: If I had cherished sin…

Week 11 – Worship

How do I honour God in the way he deserves? Key Idea: I worship God for who he is and what he has done for me. This Week’s Questions: What visible attributes can be found in someone committed to the practice of worship? What is impeding your ability to make worship part of your everyday activity? How can you overcome this obstacle? Memorize the Key Verse: Come, let us sing for joy to the Lord; let us shout aloud to…