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Jacque Gowing- The Good Samaritan
February 27th, 2018 We took a break this week from the Bad Advice series and heard from Jacque Gowing sharing on service in preparation for our service night with Serve 6.8 on March 6th. Scripture: Luke 10:30-35 Discussion Questions: -Which character in this story do you most resonate with currently? -What are some of the hindrances’ that get in your way of serving others? -What does it look like to get proximate to someone? -Do you think that service comes at a cost? What does that mean...
Tim Heist- Bad Financial Advice
February 20th, 2018 Tim Heist teaching on Bad Financial Advice. Discussion Questions: -What is the stupidest thing you ever bought and why? -What was one good money advice piece that stood out to you? How can you start that now? -Our culture makes us believe that money, spending, and status are connected to our success as a person, do you struggle with that? How do we guard our hearts to live connected to Jesus in a world powered by money? -Have you ever tried to give in a way that it...
Mackenzie Matthews- Bad Dating Advice
February 6th, 2018 Part 2 of the Bad Advice Series, looking at Bad Dating Advice. Scripture used: 1 Corinthians 13.4-7, 1 Corinthians 7.7-9 Resources mentioned: Counseling through Colorado State University, the book Love, Sex and Dating by Andy Stanley Discussion Questions: -What is the best love story you have ever seen in real life? What makes that story so good? -When it comes to the two extremes- kiss dating goodbye, or do whatever you want, which group of advice do you hear more of...
Justin Matthews- Bad Career Advice
January 30th Part 1 in the Bad Advice Series, Justin Matthews shares Bad Career Advice and Gods plan for following Him.
Mackenzie Matthews- Vision for 2018
January 23rd, 2018 Mackenzie shared out our vision for Timberline College in 2018, specifically things we want to get right. She highlighted connection to God, community, and our commitment to Gods movement in our world. She invited each of us to consider how we could invest ourselves in our relationship with God, our community, and our personal ministry.
Dary Northrop- Lies We Believe
11.7.17 Discussion Questions: Which “not” tends to affect you the most? How have you learned to face the enemy when he tries to deceive you? What are 2-3 things you can do? Have you ever had to break a stronghold the enemy had on you in life and how did you do it?
Justin McRoberts- The Practice of Prayer
October 17th, 2017 Justin McRoberts shared with us about the practice of prayer, which he recently wrote a book about. Discussion Question: How do you pray? Connect with Justin in the following ways: Website: http://www.justinmcroberts.com Instagram: @justinmcroberts Snapchat: @mcwhatshisface Prayer Book: http://www.justinmcroberts.com/prayer-book/ Podcast: atsea.justinmcroberts.com/
Jeff Lucas- The Father Heart of God
October 3rd, 2018 Scripture: Luke 11, The parable of the Prodigal Son Discussion Questions: -What is the first word that comes to your mind when you think about God? -The returning prodigal returned home and then struggled to accept forgiveness and grace. Why do we struggle? -What would you say to someone who says, ‘But I don’t feel forgiven’?
Sarah Zuehlsdorff and Hope Swearingen- Service-Focused Community
September 26th Sarah and Hope share their journey of living in a trailer park in Fort Collins, and what service-focused/missional community means to them. Discussion Questions: Right now what does it look like for you to “go”? Who can you take with you? Who is someone who pushes you to serve? Have you seen or been a part of communities that feel truly missional or purposeful? What did they look like? What made the communities stand out to you?
Justin And Mackenzie Matthews- Inclusive Community
Scripture Used: Luke 19:1-10 Acts 2:42-47 Quotes Referenced: "One of the most impressive aspects of Jesus is how he was impressed by unimpressive people." -John Ortberg "Christian community is unique in that it must be based on three primary themes: personal devotion to Jesus, the common call or mission of the Gospel, and the inclusion of all people, especially those who don't fit in." The Tangible Kingdom by Hugh Halter and Matt Smay “As long as we keep running around, anxiously trying to...
Clark Miller- Building Intentional Friendships
September 12th, 2017 The second part to our series on community. Clark shared about the way Jesus built intentional friendships, challenging us to evaluate how intentional we are with our relationships. Scripture used: Genesis 1:26 John 21:1-3 Discussion Questions: * Do your current friendships make it easier or harder to follow Jesus? * What can you actively do to intentionally build Jesus-centered friendship?
Mackenzie Matthews- A Vision for Jesus-Centered Friendship
September 5th, 2017 The first part to our series on community. So often we are told that we need community but we don't often talk about why. In this message Mackenzie breaks down the need for friendship, specifically Jesus-centered friendship. Scripture used: Matthew 22:36-40 Proverbs 13:20 1 Corinthians 15:33 The One Anothers - Love one another (John 13:34, 15:12) - Outdo one another in showing honor (Romans 12:10) - Live in harmony with one another (Romans 12:16) - Comfort and agree...