Here’s an overview of how we remembered and responded to the gospel during our Sunday meeting last weekend. Discussion questions for Community Group this week are also below.
Matthew called us to worship with the words of Psalm 34:1-10
We watched a video about gospel ministry in Bolivia
Chris and Maria Deloglos (Maria is a native of Bolivia) led us in praying for the nation
We gave an offering to support the work of the gospel in our church
Bob Shanks read 1 Peter 4:12-19
Matthew gave a pastoral prayer before preaching a sermon entitled, “Joy in Suffering”
We sang Psalm 62
Chris Deloglos gave a benediction
Discussion Questions for Community Group
- Do you tend to be surprised by suffering in your life? Why or why not?
- Share an example of God accomplishing something good in your life through suffering
- How does being a Christian make the path of suffering a path of joy?
- Where do you need to trust God and obey God in the midst of present suffering?