Small Group Studies

Hall of Faith Week 5 Study

BIG IDEA The other day, I asked a friend the best part of his job and the hardest part of his job. “The people,” he responded to both questions. It is true. The people God brings into our lives are a blessing, but they can often bring unwanted conflict and frustration. Sometimes...

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Hall of Faith Week 4 Study

BIG IDEA Have you ever felt like life was caving in around you? Maybe you received an unexpected diagnosis, or your loved one became sick. Perhaps a relationship ended, and you never saw it coming. Perhaps you had an unexpected medical bill that depleted your savings account. Because we all...

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Hall of Faith Week 3 Study

BIG IDEA When asked, the majority of people would probably say that they do not enjoy taking tests. In fact, even the mention of taking a test or exam might take you back to high school or college where you were cramming last minute for the dreaded test that was coming up. The truth is, tests...

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Hall of Faith Week 2 Study

BIG IDEA This week as we continue to look at the lives of people of great faith, we are looking at the life of Noah. Noah was a man who stood out among all of the other people in the world because he lived a life that honored God. In a world that was living rebelliously against God, Noah stood...

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Hall of Faith Week 1 Study

BIG IDEA We often think of faith as a noun, as something that we possess. While faith is certainly something that we possess, faith moves beyond something we possess to something that drives us to action. When we have faith, we act on that faith that we possess. When we look at Scripture and...

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Text Week 5 Study

BIG IDEA For the last 5 weeks, we have been talking about the Bible, how we came to have it, how we know it is reliable, and more. In our final week of this Text series, we come to the question, “How do we study the Bible well?” Today, we are answering this question, discovering how...

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Text Week 4 Study

BIG IDEA We have been learning a lot about the Bible over the last few weeks. We’ve been learning about how we got the Bible, how we know the Bible is reliable, and more. This week, we are talking about studying Scripture in community. The Bible is not meant to be studied only...

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Text Week 3 Study

BIG IDEA When it comes to communication, a response is key. After all, someone who is communicating without getting a response from the person they are talking to is virtually talking to themselves. A key component of responding to another person is doing what they say. This is true with the...

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Text Week 2 Study

BIG IDEA When we approach God’s word, a fair question is, “How do I know it is reliable?” If you have ever played the game “telephone,” you pass a message around a circle to see if the message changes when it reaches the last person; you know that this game always...

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Text Week 1 Study

BIG IDEA If we want to be successful students of the Bible, we must first understand how we got the Bible, how to approach Bible study, and why we study it. This understanding will give us guidelines as we begin studying it, and it will help us view Bible study as a delight, not a duty. Today...

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