SERMON GUIDES

Click on the corresponding date to download the Sermon Guide for our Current Series. These resources are designed to accompany the weekly sermon. Previous available sermon guides can be found by clicking resources under the sermon audio on the Messages page Our online services are delayed one week, so check the week prior.

  •  Sermon Guide

    June 23, 2024: Hebrews 13:1-3


    • What does it mean to "keep on loving each other as brothers and sisters"? How can we show love to our friends and family?
    • Hebrews 13:2 says to "not forget to show hospitality to strangers." What is hospitality? Can you think of a time when you were kind to someone you didn’t know?
    • Hebrews 13:3 emphasizes remembering those in prison and those who are mistreated. How can we effectively support and advocate for individuals who are marginalized or suffering, both locally and globally?
    • What challenges do we face in showing hospitality and love to strangers or those who are different from us? How can we overcome these challenges?
    • In today’s context, what are some ways we can practice hospitality and make newcomers or strangers feel welcome in our church or community?
    • Reflecting on personal experiences, how have you seen or experienced the impact of hospitality and care from others? How did it influence your faith or sense of community?
    • Considering Hebrews 13:1-3, how can we balance our busy lives with the call to show love, hospitality, and care for those in need? What practical steps can we take to integrate these values into our daily routines?

    Reflect & Celebrate:

    • How did these truths impact your understanding of God's character? 
    • What has God pointed out to you about your life? 
    • What are you most thankful for right this minute?
  •  Sermon Guide

    June 30, 2024: Hebrews 13:4

    • How do you think understanding Jesus' love and sacrifice should change the way we live our daily lives?
    • Why do you think marriage is described as a valuable and significant relationship to be honored?
    • What does it mean to honor marriage? How can we show respect for marriage even if we're not married yet?
    • Why do you think the Bible talks about keeping the marriage bed pure? What does purity mean to you, and how can we apply it to our relationships?
    • The verse mentions that God will judge the adulterer and all the sexually immoral. What are some ways we can avoid temptation and make good choices in our lives?
    • Can you think of any examples from the Bible or from people you know who have honored marriage and stayed pure? What can we learn from their examples?

    Reflect & Celebrate:

    • How did these truths impact your understanding of God's character? 
    • What has God pointed out to you about your life? 
    • What are you most thankful for right this minute?


  •  Sermon Guide

    July 7, 2024: Hebrews 13:5-6


    • What does it mean to be free from the love of money?
    • How can we use money in a way that honors God?
    • How can we recognize if we love money too much? Why is it important to be aware of these signs?
    • Why do you think the Bible emphasizes being generous and willing to share?
    • Reflect on 1 Timothy 6:17-19 and discuss how generosity can positively impact our lives and the lives of others.
    • What are some ways we can demonstrate good stewardship with our money?
    • How can we find contentment in our current circumstances, as Paul did in Philippians 4:10-13?
    • In what ways can the love of money lead to harmful desires and actions?
    • How can we balance our need for financial security with our trust in God's provision?
    • How can we ensure that our trust remains in God rather than in our financial resources?

    Reflect & Celebrate:

    • How did these truths impact your understanding of God's character? 
    • What has God pointed out to you about your life? 
    • What are you most thankful for right this minute?

  •  Sermon Guide

    July 14, 2024: Hebrews 13:7, 17-18


    • What does Hebrews 13:7 teach us about the importance of remembering and imitating our leaders? What qualities in your leaders do you find worth imitating, and why?
    • What are the biblical qualifications for being an Elder, and why are they important? Why is it essential that these qualifications are met?
    • How should Elders lead according to 1 Peter 5:1-3, and what impact does this have on the church? How does this style of leadership benefit the church community?
    • What is the significance of Elders leading with joy and satisfaction in Jesus? Why is this joy crucial for their role?
    • Why is accountability an essential aspect of an Elder's role, and how should church members respond to this?  How can church members support their leaders in this?
    • How can church members practice obedience and submission to their leaders in a healthy and biblical way?
    • Why is prayer for church leaders essential, and how can we incorporate this practice into our daily lives? How can consistent prayer positively affect the health and unity of your church community?How can we ensure that our trust remains in God rather than in our financial resources?

    Reflect & Celebrate:

    • How did these truths impact your understanding of God's character? 
    • What has God pointed out to you about your life? 
    • What are you most thankful for right this minute?