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Series : Generous followers of Jesus SHARE him.

Today: How does WHOLENESS shape how we share Jesus with people?

Go Deeper!

TALK ABOUT IT: Questions to process with family, friends, & yourself.

  1. What are the obstalces to speaking to the deeper needs of people?
  2. Is Orange County a shallow or deep water place to live? Why/Why not?
  3. How does Jesus speak to the deeper needs of this woman?
  4. How do we create space in our connections with people to go deeper? The next generation?
  5. How do we create space with our church family to go deeper?

Series : Generous followers of Jesus SHARE him.

Today: How does AUTHENTICITY shape how we share Jesus?

Be REAL!

TALK ABOUT IT: Questions to process with family, friends, & yourself.

  1. How is Jesus authentic? How does he speak truth and show grace?
  2. What grade would you give our church for “being real” with people? Explain.
  3. When has someone spoken a hard truth to you but you were better for it?
  4. How does knowing someone’s story help us have grace for them?
  5. Do you lean more toward grace or truth? How can we be balanced?

Series : Generous followers of Jesus SHARE him.

Text: John 4:1-42 “The Woman at the Well.”

Today: How does PRESENCE shape how we share Jesus with people?

Lenses: Presence. Authenticity. Wholeness. Community.

Show Up!

TALK ABOUT IT: Questions to process with family, friends, & yourself.

  1. Who has been the most influential spiritual influence on your life?
  2. How did they SHOW UP in your life and share Christ with you?
  3. What wells (places with people) can you be present at to share Christ?
  4. How can you be more intentional about connecting with people?
  5. How can your group be more open to new people to the community?

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] We will be serving Thanksgiving Dinner for folks without family to spend the holiday with. This includes Vanguard students, those living in local motels, those living on the streets, and NMC folks wanting to spend time with us building relationships and sharing God's love. [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="20"][vc_column_text] Stop by our table on the patio each Sunday before Thanksgiving or contact John Tupy at jtupy84@yahoo.com to sign up. You...

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Series : Generous followers of Jesus SHARE him.

Today: What does the Holy Spirit do THROUGH our lives?

The Holy Spirit empowers us to _____ about Jesus.

TALK ABOUT IT: Questions to process with family, friends, & yourself.

  1. Have you ever felt powerless to say what God was asking you to say?
  2. How did the disciples’ speaking in tongues benefit those in the city?
  3. What is the symbolic significance of fire and tongues in this passage?
  4. Why does what we say about Jesus matter as much as living like him?
  5. How can the baptism of the Holy Spirit help us go beyond our abilities?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Kids Christmas Choir | December 17 | 8:45 & 10:30 am [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] We would love to see all of our kids participate in our annual Kids Christmas Choir this year! This is one of our sweetest traditions and is directed by our beloved Miss Becca! [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] For children ages 4 through 6th grade. [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] Rehearsal time is 10-10:30 am on November 12, 19, December 3, and 12. The...

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Series : Generous followers of Jesus SHARE him.

Today: What does the Holy Spirit do IN our lives?

The Holy Spirit empowers us to live like Jesus.

TALK ABOUT IT: Questions to process with family, friends, & yourself.

  1. What experiences have you had with the Holy Spirit? Good or bad?
  2. What is the purpose of the Holy Spirit in our lives?
  3.  How do people miss the point when it comes to the Holy Spirit?
  4. Why do we, the church, NEED the Holy Spirit to be leading us?
  5. How can the Holy Spirit lead us in our daily lives? Church?

Series: Generous followers of Jesus SHARE him.

Today: The Heart of God.

TALK ABOUT IT: Questions to process with family, friends, & yourself.

1. What ways have you responded like the younger son?
2. What ways have you responded like the older son?
3. How have you received God’s love when you didn’t deserve it?
4. How have you overlooked God’s love when you felt like you did deserve it?
5. Why do you think Jesus told this story to describe God’s love for all mankind?

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Junior High Zombie Nerf War coming Friday, November 3, 5 pm to 9:30 pm at NMC. The event is designed to provide an exciting and entertaining environment for the kids to engage and build relationships with their peers.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]$10 per person - guests are free[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][qodef_button size="" type="" hover_animation="" target="_self" icon_pack="" font_weight="" text="RSVP & Pay" link="https://newport.fellowshiponego.com/external/form/80c73031-a705-4d51-9256-8a571df3dab8"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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[vc_row el_class="height= 100%"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] All 3rd and 4th graders! We would like to like to invite you to Pizza and Bowling! This event will take place on November 5th, 2017 and will cost $12 per student. We will meet in the Kidtropolis Room after the second service (12:30 pm) and then head to the Irvine Lanes around 2:30 pm, and they will be ready to be...

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