NEXT STEPS

James 1:22 “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.”

We strongly believe faith expresses itself through action, so we look for practical ways to live out what we learn. Below are some “Next Steps” to consider on your journey.

Reflection Questions

Actions

Evidence. Exhibit F: The Witness.

 Sermon-Based Small Group Title: Evidence. Exhibit F: The Witness. Theme:  Personal Evangelism. Get to Know Me: Where did you go to find adventure as a kid? Into the Bible Questions: Acts 8:1-12 Why do you think this persecution motivated the church to share...

Evidence. Exhibit E: Change.

Theme:  The Transformation of a Believer’s Life. Get to Know Me: What is a hard-learned lesson from your life? Into the Bible Questions: John 3:16-21 Describe how God’s love has changed your life.If God loves us so much, why would we have to reveal our shameful...

Evidence. Exhibit D: Your Generosity.

Theme: The Heart Issue of Money. Get to Know Me: What is the most unique thing you have every ordered online or had to go shopping to find? Into the Bible Questions: 2 Corinthians 9:6-15Tell of a time you where you felt led to give? How did you feel afterwards?Tell of...

Evidence: Exhibit C: Your Love Life.

 Sermon-Based Small Group Title: Evidence. Exhibit C: Your Love Life. Theme:  Is There enough evidence of proving you guilty of being a Christian? Get to Know Me: How would you describe your favorite meal — appetizer, drink, entree and/or dessert? Into the...

Missions

 Sermon-Based Small Group Title: Missions Theme:  How to live a Missional Life. Get to Know Me: What attribute do you most value in a friend? Into the Bible Questions: Matthew 28:16-20 What is the process of someone who is an unbeliever to becoming a fully...

EXHIBIT B

Title: Evidence Theme:  Exhibit B: A Relationship. Get to Know Me: What is one spiritual tradition you have or always have wanted to have in your life or family? Into the Bible Questions: Romans 3:19-31 What does the word “Law” mean?What is the purpose of the...

Exhibit A What Does it Mean to be Saved? | EVIDENCE

 Sermon-Based Small Group Title: Evidence Theme:  Exhibit A: What Does it Mean to be Saved? Get to Know Me: As you grow older, what is one quality you hope to retain (besides a sound mind)? Into the Bible Questions: Ephesians 1:3-14How do you think God’s...

Intro | EVIDENCE

 Sermon-Based Small Group Title: Evidence Theme:  What Does it Mean to be Saved? Get to Know Me: What is the story behind the time you went the longest without sleep? Into the Bible Questions: Matthew 7:15-27How can you tell the difference between something...

Becoming a Follower of Jesus

What does it mean to be a “follower of Jesus”?
There is only one Biblical answer. To follow Jesus is to do life Jesus’s way….

What is Baptism?

Being baptized in water is an “outward sign of an inward change”. While being baptized does not make a person saved…

Membership

What does it mean to be a “member” at a church? For us at Faith it is about ownership and partnership…

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Alive in 5: Sin Divides us From God

Main Verse: Genesis 4:5 ­ What is sin?The original understanding of sin was “missing the mark.”There are different kinds of sin, so sin can be actions as well as thoughts.Why does God hate sin?God hates sin because it hurts us and separates us from Him (Romans 6:23;...

Alive in 5: God is Love

Main Verse: 1 John 4:8 God’s love is perfect concerning you.The very nature of God is love.God’s love is unchanging.God’s love is in pursuit of you.Love is a choice.Love is an action.God’s love performs the miraculous in you.God’s love empowers you to love.God...

To Upcoming 7th Graders

Hey guys!To students heading into 7th grade and parents/guardians thereof, congratulations! I hope this next school year is a time of excitement and maybe even a little learning! Now that you are in 7th grade I wanted to welcome you to be a part of everything...

Crossover Series: Christian Sexuality

This is a series we are working through at Crossover Youth. If you have a student in Crossover you can view the curriculum, as well as many helpful tools by clicking the button below. If you do not have a login email me at [email protected] and I can get you set...

Imago Dei

Imago Dei What does it mean to be "the image of God" and what hope does that provide for those navigating dysphoria?   The following is a message I preached with two goals in mind. First, to equip the church and push us to have a deeper compassion for hurting...

The Dividing Wall

THE BIG IDEA Jesus came to end hostility THE BIBLE EphesiansSUMMARY: Ephesians 2:14 For Christ himself has brought peace to us. He united Jews and Gentiles into one people when, in his own body on the cross, he broke down the wall of hostility that separated us....

Big Difficulties can Inspire God-Sized Goals

THE BIG IDEA Big difficulties can inspire God-sized goals.THE BIBLE Nehemiah 1:1-2:5; Mark 16:15SUMMARY: Do you have any big goals for your life? Yes? No? Not sure yet? We all want to make a difference in the world, but to do that, we need to set goals. There’s a guy...

Because of who God is, we can take risks for others

THE BIG IDEA Because of who God is, we can take risks for others. THE BIBLE Esther 1-7; John 15:12-13SUMMARY: Okay, let's admit it: teenagers have a reputation for doing risky things. Whether it's something harmless like suddenly and dramatically changing your hair,...

Because of who God is, we can embrace the unknown

THE BIG IDEA Because of who God is,we can embrace the unknownTHE BIBLE Ruth 1:1-22, 4:13-17SUMMARY: Have you ever felt uncertain? Whether you were uncertain about the distant future, or about what decision to make in the moment, you know uncertainty can be scary....

Crossover: Guide Rails

THE BIG IDEA My faith cannot be based on anyone else's faith.THE BIBLE 1 CORINTHIANS 1:10-17SUMMARY: If you have ever traveled in a car you probably have noticed some long metal fences along the edges of the road. They are called "guide rails" because they help guide...

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