WORSHIP at the AVENUE: MADE FOR THIS!

WORSHIP at the AVENUE

August 21, 2016

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Mike Slaughter


THIS is the place of God’s calling. THIS is the time of God’s working.
THIS is the reason we gather. YOU were MADE FOR THIS!

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MADE FOR THIS!

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MADE FOR THIS!

Matthew 14:22-36

 
Risking Forward

  • Hebrews 11:8

 
Failing Forward


 
 

Praying Forward

 

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THIS is the place of God’s calling. THIS is the me of God’s working. THIS is the reason we gather. YOU were MADE FOR THIS! Daily devotionals that accompany each day's reading are also available on Facebook. They are created by a great Ginghamsburg unpaid servant team. You do not have to be a Facebook user to access them. View them here. When the page opens, click the date under NOTES (on the left hand side) to access the full document.
 
 
MONDAY: Matthew 14:22-27
What is our biggest obstacle to living into our purpose according to Jesus? What fear has you stuck?

TUESDAY: Romans 8:31-37
DO you have the courage to take risks? What does God promise to those who love God and live as followers of Jesus?

WEDNESDAY: Proverbs 24:15-16
What does the writer of Proverbs say about failing? What is a faithful response to failure? How do you typically respond when you fail?

THURSDAY: 2 Corinthians 4:7-12
Some say that death and taxes are the only guarantees in life, but God promises that we WILL struggle. Why? What hope is there in the middle of the struggle?
 
FRIDAY: Luke 11:1-13
How does Jesus teach his disciples to pray? Why? What does Jesus seem to believe about the power of prayer?

SATURDAY: 1 John 5:13-15
Are you ever hesitant to pray? Are you concerned that God does not hear your prayers? What does the Bible say about God and prayer? Write out a prayer that you were hesitant to pray.

SUNDAY: Matthew 14:27-36
Peter took a risk only to sink in the water. Ever take a risk and the risk not turn out the way you thought it would? How did you respond? Did you keep risking? How is God challenging you to step out of the boat in faith?
 
 
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Matthew 14:22-36

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