1701 Emory Road (Rt. 91), Reisterstown, MD 21136
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Saturday Worship || 5:00pm 

Sunday Worship || 8:05am, 9:30am & 11:00am

Office Hours || M-F 9:00am-4:00pm

For further thought and discussion:

  1. Think of a scenario where you worked diligently at something to get better at it (e.g., playing an instrument, your profession, even a video game) and eventually achieved a high level of proficiency. How did it feel once you had become proficient? Was it worth the time and effort you invested? Why?
  2. Read these verses which are all commands: Rom 12:2, Eph 4:23, Col 3:10. What are they telling the reader to do? Read their context. What do they say the result will be?
  3. Consider the commands in the previous question, and read these verses: Col 3:2, Josh 1:8, Ps 16:8, Ps 119: 97.  What do they tell us we are to do? Discuss ways that you might do this on your own or with a group.
  4.  Read Matt 13:44-46. What’s the point Jesus is trying to make in these mini-parables? Can you think of a modern day scenario that would communicate the same idea? 
  5. Read 2 Corinthians 10:3-6 and consider the phrase in V5 “…we take every thought captive…” What does this mean? Why take “thoughts captive?” Consider reading the verse in NIRV or The Message translation if you’re not sure. How is this verse similar to 1 Cor 9:27? 
  6. Read Psalm 23. How many verses are there? How would you summarize verses 1-3 and 4-6? How do the pronouns change between verses 1-3 and 4-6?  Consider memorizing this Psalm.

Song Order:

  • Wonder by Joel Houston and Matt Crocker
  • Come (Holy Spirit) by Jacob Sooter, Jason Ingram, Matt Maher, and Mia Fieldes
  • Here As In Heaven by Christopher Brown, Mack Brock, Matt Ntele, Steven Furtick, and Wade Joye



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