Saturday, January 20, 2018

January 20, 2018

Read:  Acts 2:44-47, 2 Chron. 31:2-10, Mat. 6:19-24, Luke 21:1-4, 1 Cor. 16:1-2, 2 Cor. 9:7-8 

Why is tithing and financial giving to the church important to God? What does it reflect? 

What standards should Christians use for tithing/giving? How does this challenge your approach? Why? 

What steps of faith does God want you to take for financially giving to PCC in 2018? Be sure to pray!

Friday, January 19, 2018

January 19, 2018

Read:  Acts 2:44-47, Romans 12:3-8, Hebrews 10:24-25, Ephesians 4:1-7 

In what way is spiritual growth a team effort? Why is isolation risky for any Christian? 

How can this topic be countercultural today? Give an example. How can this be a struggle for you? 

How would you rate your PCC relationships/commitment to the church? How will you improve this year?

Thursday, January 18, 2018

January 18, 2017

Read:  John 1:12-13, Romans 8:15-17, 2 Cor. 6:16-18, Galatians 4:4-7, 1 John 3:1-2 

What spiritually happens when someone becomes a Christian? (i.e. adoption, family) 

What does this imply about Christian relationships? Why is this important for spiritual growth? 

How does this challenge your perspective about church? What action steps is God prompting you to take?

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

January 17, 2018

Read:  Matthew 28:20, John 15:1-12, 2 Timothy 3:16-17, 2 Peter 1:5-12 

Explain how “teaching” and “observe” relate to one another. Why is this important for spiritual growth? 

What happens with a “teaching only” approach? How can Community Groups & Daily Devotionals help? 

Specifically, what intentional steps of spiritual growth will you put in place this year?

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

January 16, 2018

Read:  Matthew 28:18-19, John 1:35-50, Acts 10:19-48 

What approach did the New Testament Christians use to promote Jesus with family and friends?

What was the result? How could the same thing happen in today’s cultural context? Give an example. 

How does this encourage you to do the same? What are some specific steps you will take in 2018?

Monday, January 15, 2018

January 15, 2018

Read:  Matthew 4:18-20, 9:36-38, 28:18-19, Acts 1:8, Romans 10:14-15 

How does today’s reading highlight God’s calling for every Christian? What is at stake?

How do you see this happening in your life? Why? What does this highlight about you and God? 

What growth steps will you take in 2018? Be specific. How can you better use the tools PCC provides?

Saturday, January 13, 2018

January 13, 2018

Read:  Proverbs 3:9-10, 2 Corinthians 9:6-9, Matthew 6:25-33 

Explain the “reap and sow” principle when it comes to giving to God. How does this relate to the widow? 

When the average Christian gives 3% of their income to God, what does this reveal? What about you? 

In what way should giving to PCC be an act of faith? How does God want you to take more steps of faith?