Sermons on Discipleship
What are you investing your time and resources in? Where does seriously following Jesus fit into your top five goals? What is one step you can take to make following Jesus a greater priority?
Based on the amount of time you spend, what is forming you? What is one area where you need to figure out whether your opinion lines up with the Bible? What is one step you can take to start reading your Bible regularly?
How is God changing you through your prayers? When you consider the practice of prayer, where do you feel resistance, where do you feel delight, where do you most experience God’s nearness? What is your next step when it comes to growing in your prayer life?
If you wrote a one sentence mission statement that reflected the reality of your life at this very moment, what would it be? What does that mission statement tell you about who or what you are following? What mission do you think Jesus has for you?
Has apathy started to grow within yourself? Are there areas of your life or our world, that you feel God is calling you to keep watch and pray? Is there a ministry that your small group can become a prayer team for?
Are you aiming for complete discipleship or a “somewhat less ascetic standard”? If you asked Jesus, “What do I still lack?” How would he answer? What is one thing you can do this week to grow in trusting Jesus? Sermon from October 29, 2023Series: Hello My Name is Jesus
In your heart of hearts, what does success in life look like to you? Who knows you well enough to tell you the truth and help you grow as a follower of Jesus? What is one step you can take this week to find a 1 or to be a 1?
What are some ways you have experienced encouragement from God? Would people say you’re generally encouraging, or discouraging? What is one step that you can take to grow into the character of Jesus?
Where do you see God’s abundance at work in your life? When it comes to generosity, what comes easily to you? What is more difficult? What is one thing you or your family can do this month to be a generous giver that’s a step beyond your status quo?
Is Harbor Covenant a place you feel committed to? How can we embody the identity of being chosen, a royal priesthood, and a holy nation? What is one way your small group could serve Gig Harbor together?
Who could be your three’s, people that you intentionally care about? Who could be your two’s, people that you are helping to grow in their relationship with Jesus? Why would it be hard for you to have a one, someone who speaks into your life?
What is something in your life that you could be more thankful for?What gift do you bring with you to work?What is the current mission that Jesus has for you where you work?