January 26, 2014

First Word

January 26, 2014

Introduction: John 1:1-5, 9-13; 1:16-17

The book of John is both the easiest and hardest book of the Bible to read. The author speaks plainly, yet pointedly. As we journey through this study say this simple prayer: God speak to me, because I am listening.

Review it:

Stuff Phil said:

Our decisions and perspectives flow from what we believe about God.”

“Sometimes our beliefs aren’t based on the foundational truths of scripture.”

“How different would your life be if you fully understood that: a) God went to great lengths to be in a relationship with you. b) There is no limit to his grace for you, or for others.

Open It

How has God reached out to you?

Do you have a story of how God changed the life of someone you love?

Explore It

Have you ever been challenged about something you believed about the Bible? How did you handle that situation?

Who is your biggest Christian influence? Why?

Get It

Do we truly believe that God’s grace has no limits?

What would our life look like, if lived with this idea?

Apply It

How can you live differently, this week, to show God’s grace to your family, co-workers, and significant other?

Jason McBride

Southeast Christian Church, 9650 Jordan Road, Parker, CO, 80134, United States