Recent Posts

Current Series

April 22, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Multiplied Ministry

Mark: What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Text: Mark 6:30-44

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

  1. When do you reflect and rest in your weekly rhythm?  If not, why?
  2. How does having “margin” in our lives give us the capacity for compassion?
  3. How and why is teaching/shepherding an expression of compassion?
  4. Why is an “abundance” mentality so important in ministry?
  5. What is “in our hands” that God can multiply to make a difference?

February 25, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Four Steps to a Powerful Faith

Mark: What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Text: Mark 5:24-34

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

  1. What does a “mentality of faith” look like in my life?
  2. How does my language and the way I use words impact my faith?
  3. Why is action so important for my faith? What role does it play?
  4. How do I place my faith in the person of Jesus? 
  5. Which step do I struggle with the most and why? How can I grow?

February 18, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Oppression to Freedom

Mark: What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Text: Mark 5:1-20

Today: What keeps you down?

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

  1. Have I felt imprisoned by a circumstance, person, or way of thinking?
  2. What are the biggest lies that keep people “locked up?” Can we be free?
  3. Why is freedom important?  Why is it necessary to follow Jesus?
  4. How is Jesus involved in community to free people from oppression?
  5. What would my life look like if I were totally free to follow Jesus?

February 11, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Fear to Faith

Mark: What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Text: Mark 4:35-41

Today: What do you fear?

Make room!

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

  1. What were my greatest fears as a child?  Did they help me or hurt me?
  2. How did growing up bring perspective to those fears?  In what ways?
  3. How is Jesus’ response to his disciples out of place? Or is it out of place?
  4. What are my greatest fears today?  How does faith factor in?
  5. How can the “fear of God” eliminate or bring perspective to our fears?

January 28, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Starting Small

What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Mark 4:30-34

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

  1. What area of my life started small and grew into something amazing?
  2. Where do you see God’s Kingdom expanding in your life right now?
  3. What are the positive benefits of God’s Kingdom in society?
  4. Where are opportunities for God’s Kingdom to grow in our society?
  5. How do I fit into God’s Kingdom?  What is my purpose? My next steps?

January 21, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Growth

Mark: What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Text: Mark 4:26-29

Today: 

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

  1. What are the three biggest areas I would like to see growth in 2018?
  2. Where do I need to become more consistent in the growth I desire?
  3. Where do I need to be more patient with myself in the growth I desire?
  4. How does God’s timing play into the growth cycle for my areas?
  5. How can I implement more “input” goals rather than focus on results?

January 14, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Light

Mark: What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Text: Mark 4:21-25

Today: What are the major influences of our lives?

Jesus shines THROUGH us by shining IN us first. Turn the lights on!

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

  1. How would the world be different if there was no light?
  2. What is light in this parable? How does the light shine into our lives?
  3. How do we unintentionally or intentionally hide the light in our lives?
  4. What happens if we don’t make Jesus’ teaching prominent in our lives?
  5. How can we give Jesus’ teaching a platform in our lives for influence?

January 7, 2018 |Jesus Changes Everything | Good Soil

Mark: What is Jesus changing in and through you?

Text: Mark 4:1-20

Today: What threatens our relationship with God?

Make room!

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

  1. What is the Word? Why do you think Jesus compares it to seed?
  2. Which threat do you relate to in your relationship with Jesus the most? 
  3. How can you make room to give God’s Word space to work in your life?
  4. What does “applying” God’s Word mean? How does it help us grow?
  5. Why are soil conditions a matter of lifelong evaluation & recalibration?