Sermon Reflection Questions – 11.18.18

What are the benefits of being God’s adopted sons? Why is it significant that we are called sons of God? Why not sons and daughters? Does your relationship with God reflect the fact that you are a part of God’s family? Do you boldly approach God’s throne as someone who once was an orphan but […]

Preparing for Worship // November 18, 2018

Preparing for Worship // November 18, 2018

(Email subscribers: Click the title above to view the Spotify playlist) Our culture has a strange fascination with orphans. If you were to take a step back and look at the media we consume every day, orphans are everywhere. Superman, Captain America, Batman (and Robin), Mowgli, Snow White, Rapunzel, Peter Pan and the Lost Boys, Elsa […]

Sermon Reflection Questions – 11.11.18

In your own words, how would you define the doctrine of justification? Who needs to be justified? How does God justify them? How do you live your life as one “justified by faith apart from the works of the law”?

Preparing for Worship // November 11, 2018

Preparing for Worship // November 11, 2018

(Email subscribers: Click the title above to view the Spotify playlist) Why are we so concerned with the order of salvation? What difference does it make that Calling comes after Election and before Regeneration? Most of my non-believing friends won’t even know what the word “justification” means. Now that we are just over halfway through the […]

Sermon Reflection Questions – 11.04.18

Sermon Reflection Questions – 11.04.18

Who does God want you to call to conversion? What must someone do to be saved? What are the two aspects of conversion? Do you tend to focus on one or the other? Why is that? For those interested, here’s a link to Hell’s Best Kept Secret, which Pastor Tom referenced during the sermon.

Preparing for Worship // November 04, 2018

Preparing for Worship // November 04, 2018

(Email subscribers: Click the title above to view the Spotify playlist) America has boring money. If you look at any other currencies, they are colorful and funky shapes and have pictures of different people and are just fun! It feels like playing with Monopoly money but you get to purchase real things. Part of the international […]

Sermon Reflection Questions – 10.28.18

What is the doctrine of regeneration? What happens to someone who is regenerate? How would you answer Nicodemus’ questions, “How can a man be born when he is old? Can he enter a second time into his mother’s womb and be born?” Why should we plead for God to give regeneration?

Preparing for Worship // October 28, 2018

Preparing for Worship // October 28, 2018

(Email subscribers: Click the title above to view the Spotify playlist) When I was in first grade, I decided to change my birthday. I was jealous that America got fireworks for her birthday and no one ever set off fireworks for mine. I marched straight up to my parents and announced my birthday was now the […]

Sermon Reflection Questions – 10.21.18

What does it mean to be called by God? What does God want us to know about our calling? Why is it important that our calling comes from God? Why is it important that we are called to God? Pause and reflect on the Ordo Salutis so far. Can you explain the previous steps and […]

Preparing for Worship // October 21, 2018

Preparing for Worship // October 21, 2018

(Email subscribers: Click the title above to view the Spotify playlist) When sharing testimonies or going through a study on the Ordo Salutis, it can often feel like the events happen in rapid sequence. It sometimes leaves the impression that the moment someone first hears God’s call upon their heart, they immediately believe. Then the next […]