Community Groups Blog Week of June 3rd

Community Groups Blog Week of June 3rd

Announcements: 

** STUDENT MISSION CAMP:  This summer, from July 30 - August 3rd, middle and high school students will experience a week of growing in their faith and serving our local community, all the while earning up to 100 volunteer hours for their schools!   westpines.org/unleashed  

** LEADERS: In your groups this week spend some specific time in PRAYER for our High School and Middle School students and families as they prepare and leave for a 7-day missions trip to Puerto Rico. .  

Sermon Title:  Part 3: Visionaries

Main Text:  Rev. 22: 12- 17

Discussion Questions :

(Please feel free to modify questions to accommodate your specific group!) 

  • READ Revelation 22: 12-17

  • Missions is rooted in the needs of people. Discuss this great need of all people everywhere. (LEADER: The Gospel ... See Matt. 28: 18-20)

  • Do you know a "Missionary" ... are you familiar with any missionary stories or accounts? What is the thrust behind their "going?" Why is that important?

    • SEE: Acts 1:8, 13: 47

    • Rom. 10: 13-14

    • Mark 13:10 

  • Our very own middle-school & highschool students are going to Puerto Ricco this week on a mission trip. Yes, they are going to help rebuild but also will have the opportunity to interact and communicate the gospel. What does Gods word say about what they are doing?  

    • SEE:  Psalm 96:3

    • SEE: Colossians 3: 17

    • SEE: 1 Peter 2: 15-17

  • If God says "my word is truth..." (John 17:17) - How are we teaching/ modeling/ displaying the truth of His word in our homes, families, workplaces? 

    • SEE: Matt. 7: 24

  • Why can you rest in "hope"? How do you show this hope that you have? (LEADERS GO To

    • Psalm 119: 114

    • 1 Peter 1 : 3-5

  • Go to verse: Isaiah 55:11 .....   "My word will not return void.." - What does this mean?

    • SEE: Mat. 24: 35

    • SEE:  Isaiah 46: 10

    • Hebrews 4: 12

  • It is the sovereign work of the Holy Spirit to convict, convert, save and change the hearts of people. How does this alleviate fear and pressure in sharing the truth (Gospel) of the Bible?

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