Who’s Really Working For God?

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Sermon Text: John 10 Outline: Entrance Life Believe Reflection Questions: Do you hear Jesus’ voice? What does Matthew 21:31 teach you about hearing the voice of Jesus? Being a sheep means NOT being in control. Being a sheep means NOT comprehending. Being a sheep means being weak. How are you struggling with your sheepiness these […]

Siloam

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Sermon Text: John 9 Outline: Sent to Receive Grace Sent to Know the Who Sent to Invite Reflection Questions: Why are people so enraged by grace? (e.g. 2 Kings 5:11-12) How is God helping you feel awkward and weak these days? What preferential, peripheral, issue is robbing you of your fixation on Christ? Where in […]

Who’s With Me?

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Sermon Text: John 8 Outline: Light Life Liberty Reflection Questions: Would you want your name and narrative in the Bible? Why or why not? How do you think God would choose to tell your story? What light would He cast you in? Where do you aim your grievances and your gossip? Is Jesus pleased with […]

No Middle Ground

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Sermon Text: John 7 Outline: Living with Hatred (vv.1-9) Living By Faith or By Sight (vv.10-36) Living Water in Your Heart (vv.37-52) Reflection Questions: Are you OK with being hated by the world? Are you OK with Jesus saying that you must hate your family to follow him? (see Luke 14:26) What sin has the […]

What Must We Do?

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Sermon Text: John 6 Outline: We Must Let God Lead We Must Long for Real Food We Must Do Nothing Reflection Questions: Do you let God lead you, OR have you “domesticated God”? How would you explain these Words of Jesus to a non-Christian? —-> “If anyone comes to Me and does not hate his […]

Knowing Jesus

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Sermon Text: John 5 Outline: Meeting Jesus (vv.1-9) Why Knowing Jesus Is a Big Deal (vv.10-35) Reading the Bible While Jesus Reigns (vv.36-47) Reflection Questions: Have you actually MET the active and living (real and relevant to your everyday life) King of kings – Jesus Christ? If so, when did this happen? How did you […]

I Will Change Their Shame To Praise

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Sermon Text: John 4 Outline: The Land of Shame A Life of Hiding An Invasion of Spirit & Truth Reflection Questions: Where is the “Land of Shame” for you? How do you cope with shame? How good are you at hiding? How do you feel about the fact that Jesus doesn’t “respect your privacy?” Read […]

How To Spot A True Christian

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Sermon Text: John 3 Outline: Belief (vv.1-12) Relief (vv.13-21) Decrease (vv.22-36) Reflection Quesitons: In your opinion, what constitutes true belief? How can you tell the difference between true belief and something less than true belief? By whom are you saved? From what are you saved? For what purpose are you saved? Consider how you would […]

Zeal For His House

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Sermon Text: John 2:1-22 Outline: Always on His Mind (vv.1-12) Wholehearted Devotion (vv.13-22) Reflection Questions: In what ways do you act like Eeyore or Rabbit [from “Winnie the Pooh”]? Are you fine with acting this way, or do you say Romans 7:24 to yourself? Do you believe that Jesus really really really does LOVE Eeyore […]

Do I Believe This?

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Sermon Text: John 1 Outline: A Powerful Person A Problem A Promise Reflection Questions: In what ways are you overly-concerned with looking like a weirdo (i.e. you’re trying too hard to seem normal)? John the forerunner was an aggressive advocate of subordination and submission. Would you like to become more like John? Why or why […]