June 30, 2013 – Beneath the Surface (part 4)

Beneath the Surface

Beneath the Surface (part 4)

June 30, 2013

 

Matthew 13:3-9; 18-23 1021/1516.

 

 

Literal Meanings:

 

1.    Soil must be of ________quality.

 

 

2.    Seeds must fall on good soil to be _______________.

 

 

Deeper Meanings:

 

1.    Some people ____________ to hear the Word.

 

 

2.    Some people hear the Word, but ____________ it.

 

 

3.    Some people hear the Word, and __________________ ______________ it.

 

 

4.    Some people hear the Word, believe it, and are ____________________ by it.

 

 

Which of the four deeper meanings best describes your response to the Word?

June 23, 2013 – A Life or Death Commitment

A Life or Death Commitment

June 23, 2013

 

 

Philippians 1:19-26 1229/1826

 

 

 

Observation #1

Paul was committed to ___________ for Christ.

 

 

 

 

Observation #2

Paul was committed to ____________ for Christ

 

 

 

 

 

How does your level of commitment to Christ compare with Paul’s commitment?

June 16, 2013 – Beneath the Surface – Part 3

Beneath the Surface

Beneath the Surface – Part 3

June 16, 2013

Luke 12:13-24

 

Literal Meanings:

 

1.    Don’t be ____________.

 

 

2.    The future is __________________.

 

 

Deeper Meanings:

 

1.    We are foolish when we ________ _______________.

 

 

2.    We are foolish when we ________ ______ from our plans.

 

 

3.    We are foolish when we __________ _____________.

 

 

What do we learn from this parable about God’s values?

 

 

 

 

 

How do your values align with God’s values?