Sermon Questions

THE SONGS OF CHRISTMAS (The Message of the First Carols)

December 10, 2017. Nick Saltas – Mary’s Song

  1. Have you ever been in a situation where you fuelled someones faith? Explain
  2. Are you more prone to defend yourself or allow God to defend you?
  3. What does magnifying God practically look like for you?
  4. Why is it difficult for us to see your selves the way Mary did?

THE GOOD LIFE (Wisdom from Proverbs)

November 26, 2017. Nick Saltas – Wise Friendships – Proverbs 18:24

  1. What would you say is the purpose of friendship?
  2. Do you feel like you are a good friend. Why?
  3. How have your friendshipds changed over time? Why do you think that is?
  4. As Christians, what should be unique about friendships?

THE GOOD LIFE (Wisdom from Proverbs)

November 12, 2017. Nick Saltas – Financial Wisdom for the Good Life – Proverbs 30:8-9

  1. Do you really believe that money is morally neutral, why, why not?
  2. When was the last time you were sacrificially generous? What happened?
  3. Why do you think discussing money is such a tender topic?
  4. Is money an idol or a tool for you? Explain.

THE GOOD LIFE (Wisdom from Proverbs)

November 5, 2017. Nick Saltas – Healthy Sexuality – Proverbs 6:23-33

-All Life Groups will be at Southlands Brea for One33 Prayer and Vision at 6:30 pm.

THE GOOD LIFE (Wisdom from Proverbs)

October 29, 2017. Guthrie Musser – Watching Our Words – Proverbs 12:13-19

  1. Speak of a time when you were “ensnared by the transgression of your lips.” What happened? How did it affect you and the other party?
  2. Words are not neutral. They cannot be taken back. Discuss these statements. Do you agree/disagree? Why?
  3. When have you experienced a person sowing good fruit in your life by speaking words of courage, hope or truth?

THE GOOD LIFE (Wisdom from Proverbs)

October 22, 2017. Shawn Stewart – Satisfying Work Life – Proverbs 24:30-34

  1. How do you deal with or help someone deal with the “I hate my job syndrome”?
  2. How do I know if my job is possessing me? How can we help each other?
  3. If we are not meant for slavery and meant to rule what does that look like?

THE GOOD LIFE (Wisdom from Proverbs)

October 15, 2017. Nick Saltas – Making Wise Decisions – Proverbs 3:1-8

  1. When was the last time you invited the community into your decision making process? What was the outcome?
  2. Do your decisions and process reveal your loves?
  3. Talk about a bad decision you have made. What have you learned from this?

THE GOOD LIFE (Wisdom from Proverbs)

October 8, 2017. Nick Saltas – Introduction to Proverbs – Proverbs 8:1-36

  1. What is your definition of the good life?
  2. What is the difference between worldly wisdom and godly wisdom?
  3. Have you made decisions that have gone “against the grain”? What happened and what did you learn?

DNA SERIES (Gospel centered, Spirit Empowered, Communities, on Mission)

October 1, 2017. Nick Saltas – Mission -1 Thessalonians  1

  1. Which aspects of the mission are you more engaged in, proclamation or demonstration. Please explain.
  2. What are some of the reasons you don’t engage in mission?
  3. How does the community practically help you on your mission?
  4. Does your life require a Gospel explanation? How?