Change of Service

BIBLICAL REFLECTION

Luke 22:14-27

Summarize the passage by asking Who? What? When? Where? Why?


PERSONAL REFLECTION

  • What makes Holy Communion important to you? The church?
  • Why is the kingdom of God important to Jesus?
  • What might be the difference between “serving the church” and “serving the kingdom?”

RECALLING THE MESSAGE

  • How does this message help us make Kelsey known as a loving church?
  • What image/illustration from the passage and/or Sunday’s message caught your attention most?
  • What other questions do you have about the passage and/or message?
  • In what ways did the Holy Spirit challenge you through the message?
  • What do you have to do to make the message mean something to you?

WEEKLY PRAYER FOCUS

What do you see on the news or in your community that breaks your heart? Pray for those people. Ask God to lead us to new ministry for those in need.


SCRIPTURE TO HEART

Take time to memorize this 1 Bible verse:

But not so with you; rather the greatest among you must become like the youngest, and the leader like one who serves.

Luke 22:26

Choosing the will of God

BIBLICAL REFLECTION

John 12:1-8

Summarize the passage by asking Who? What? When? Where? Why?


PERSONAL REFLECTION

  • Why did Mary anoint Jesus in such a dramatic way?
  • Why would some consider worship a “royal waste”?
  • Describe a life of worship.

RECALLING THE MESSAGE

  • How does this message help us make Kelsey known as a loving church?
  • What image/illustration from the passage and/or Sunday’s message caught your attention most?
  • What other questions do you have about the passage and/or message?
  • In what ways did the Holy Spirit challenge you through the message?
  • What do you have to do to make the message mean something to you?

WEEKLY PRAYER FOCUS

Pray for those who feel overwhelmed or deal with anxiety. Ask God to bring healing, peace and rest. Pray that the fragrance of our worship fills our lives.


SCRIPTURE TO HEART

Take time to memorize this 1 Bible verse:

Mary took a pound of costly perfume made of pure nard, anointed Jesus’ feet, and wiped them with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.

John 12:3

Mad at the will of God

BIBLICAL REFLECTION

Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32

Summarize the passage by asking Who? What? When? Where? Why?


PERSONAL REFLECTION

  • Are you more like the prodigal or the older brother?
  • What mayhem is your church facing?
  • Where on the “life cycle” is your church and your walk with God?

RECALLING THE MESSAGE

  • How does this message help us make Kelsey known as a loving church?
  • What image/illustration from the passage and/or Sunday’s message caught your attention most?
  • What other questions do you have about the passage and/or message?
  • In what ways did the Holy Spirit challenge you through the message?
  • What do you have to do to make the message mean something to you?

WEEKLY PRAYER FOCUS

Pray for those who are suffering. Ask God to bring healing and peace. Pray for the chance to serve someone in need this week.


SCRIPTURE TO HEART

Take time to memorize this 1 Bible verse:

But we had to celebrate and rejoice, because this brother of yours was dead and has come to life; he was lost and has been found.

Luke 15:32