Posts with the category “sermon-discussion-guide”
Hope in Spiritual Exile
November 16th, 2020
Text: 1 Samuel 27Preached by: Chad Williams What does it mean to be in spiritual exile? What does that look, or feel like in the life of a believer?Pastor Chad listed 3 "sign posts" that indicate we a...
At Our Best, At Our Worst
November 10th, 2020
Text: 1 Samuel 26:1-12Preached by: Terry Wofford Why did David refuse to kill Saul for a second time? (Chapter 26)What does this show about his trust in God's timing and sovereignty? Why should we tru...
November 4th, 2020
Preached by: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 24 Why is vulnerability a key part of the Christian life? How can we practically bear one another burdens and weaknesses? What does this story reveal about Dav...
Life on the Run, Part 2
October 27th, 2020
Preached By: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 21:1-9 Was there anything that stuck with you from this sermon? Anything particularly interesting or challenging? David's sin was exposed by Saul's servant Do...
Life on the Run
October 19th, 2020
Preached By: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 21:1-9 What is the significance of David running to the tabernacle? What things do we run to other than the Lord in times of trouble? David lied to the priest ...
Friend or Foe
October 13th, 2020
Preached by: Tyler SweattText: 1 Samuel 17 Describe the relationship Saul has to David at the beginning of chapter 18. Why does that relationship change? How does jealousy play a role in the story of ...
Rethinking David and Goliath
October 5th, 2020
Preached by: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 17 What do you remember hearing about David and Goliath while you were growing up?Was there anything new or interesting that stuck out to you from this sermon?...
David and Jesus
September 29th, 2020
Preached by: Terry WoffordText: 1 Samuel 16:13-23 David makes Jesus identifiable.Why is it important to see the Bible as one big story pointing to the ministry and kingship of Jesus?How does David's s...
The King God Chose
September 22nd, 2020
Preached by: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 16 Ask for someone in the group to summarize the story up to this point in 1 Samuel. What did Pastor Chad mean when he said "Being a follower of Jesus means ta...
Truth and Lies
September 16th, 2020
Preached by: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 15:10-23 Lie #1: Partial obedience is still obedience.Where do we see this lie in the story of Saul? What are some specific ways that we justify partial obedi...
Faithless or Faithful?
August 25th, 2020
Preached by: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 13-14 According to this story what was Saul's major error? Why is waiting on God often so difficult? Chad defined Waiting on God as "When our expectations do n...
Speechless? Yes. Hopeless? No.
August 17th, 2020
Preached by: Chad WilliamsText: Psalm 38:9-15 Big Idea: Though we are often speechless in the shadow of death...Christians are never hopeless in the shadow of death. Why is God not intimidated by hone...
Responding to Adversity
August 5th, 2020
Preached by: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 11 FearWhat is the connection between fear and forgetting the Lord? Read 2 Timothy 2:1-7. How do we live out a spirit of love, power, and self control?Searchin...
Long Live the King
July 28th, 2020
Preached By: Tyler SweattText: 1 Samuel 10 Who made Saul to be King? According to Romans 13:1, who give authority to kings and leaders? How does this impact our submission to earthly leaders as Christ...
July 8th, 2020
Preached By: Josh HildebrandtText: Proverbs 18:10-11 What do we do as people living in a world full of conflict?Why is there so much conflict in our world? What does sin have to do with the conflict i...
June 29th, 2020
Preached By: Terry WoffordText: 1 Samuel 4:1-18 (Sermons Covers chapters 4-7) What was wrong about the way the Israelites were treating the arc of God?How seriously are you taking God in your life rig...
June 23rd, 2020
Preached By: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 3:1-14 How does God speak to us today? How does the church today play a role in being God's "lamp" in the world? What are the barriers to hearing from God? How...
June 15th, 2020
Preached By: Chad WilliamsText: 1 Samuel 2:1-10 ...
When God Moves
June 9th, 2020
When God Moves Preached By: Chad Williams Text: 1 Samuel 1:1-10...