Saturday, January 21, 2017

January 21, 2017

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 commitment to your PCC family? How can Team PCC help you change?

Friday, January 20, 2017

January 20, 2017

Read:  Acts 2:44-47, 2 Chronicles 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 giving financially in 2017? Take time to pray about it.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017

Read:   John 1:12-13, Romans 8:15-17, 2 Corinthians 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? How does this change your perspective about church?

Why is this important for spiritual growth? What steps are God prompting you to take this year?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

January 18, 2017

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 will you take in 2017 to grow in this area? (i.e. bible, prayer, etc.)

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017

Read:  Matthew 28:18-19, Romans 10:14-15, 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 does this make it easy for every Christian to participate in evangelism? 

How does this encourage you to do the same? What are some specific ways you can step into this truth?

Monday, January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017

Read:  Matthew 4:18-20, 9:36-38, 28:18-19, Acts 1:8, Romans 10:14-15, 2 Peter 3:9 

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 2017? Be specific. How can Promote Grace help?

Saturday, January 14, 2017

January 14, 2017

Read:  Philippians 4:6, 10-13, 1 Timothy 6:6-8 

What does it mean to pray with “thanksgiving” during tough times? (i.e. Phil. 4:6) Why is this important? 

How will this help prevent perpetual discontentment and promote joy and happiness? 

Take a moment and write out a prayer for today using this approach. In what way did it help?