We’ve all been up after midnight. While at times it has been in pursuit of joy and fun, there are times when anxiety, trials, and suffering keep us tossing and turning into the break of dawn. Join us as we visit King David on such a night and consider God’s Word prior to the arrival of 2018’s sleepless nights.
Describe the difficult circumstances that led to the most recent sleepless night in your life. Why was it so difficult to sleep?
Do you currently have any appropriate places to speak honestly? What is God’s role in that?
What are some things you’ve done to preserve the memory of good times in relationships with family and friends? How could those strategies be applied to your relationship with God?
Which is easiest for you: being honest about your challenges OR remembering your relationship with the Lord? Why do you think that is?
Just like modest investments can grow over time, our investment into God's kingdom generates growth and produces eternal dividends. The apostle Paul presented the Macedonian believers as an example of generous giving to the Corinthian church and to us. Let's explore...
Confronting others concerning biblical/theological compromise is never easy or pleasant. Such encounters must be handled with sensitivity to the needs of others, directed by spiritual wisdom and the Scriptures, and guided by the Holy Spirit. Paul closed chapter two of...
On the surface, hearing God and following His commands seems straightforward. However, when God calls us to do something that generates fear in us and feels daunting, second-guessing His call becomes reasonable. Finding the courage to obey such a call is overwhelming....