Bible Reading Plans for 2017
-10 Questions to Ask Yourself at the Start of a New Year (or on your birthday) by Don Whitney
-Advice for Another Year of Bible Reading by Bruce Ware
-Three Ways Not to Approach Spiritual Disciplines by David Burnette
-7 Tips to Read Through the Bible in a Year by Ron Edmondson
-My Favorite Bible In A Year Reading Plan by Melissa Kruger
-Bible Reading Plans for 2017 from Ligonier Ministries
Romans 8 Study Helps:
Desiring God "Labs" click HERE
Church-wide, All-groups study on PRAYER (click on lesson)
Lesson #1 (Jan. 25-31): "Prayer: The Necessity"
Lesson #2 (Feb. 1-7): "Prayer: What Is It?"
Lesson #3 (Feb. 8-14): "Prayer: What It Requires"
Lesson #4 (Feb. 15-21): "Prayer: What It Gives Me"
Lesson #5 (Feb. 22-28): "Prayer: What It Takes Me To"
Additional CG Questions on Prayer
"Un-Afraid" Resources:BASIC Video Series: Fear God by Francis ChanExperiencing the Holiness of God sermon series videos by James MacDonaldThe Joy of Fearing God by Jerry BridgesThe Sovereignty of God by A.W. PinkThe Holiness of God by R.C. SproulThe Knowledge of the Holy by A.W. TozerYes, You Can Please Your Father by Kevin DeYoungTrembling at the Word of the Lord sermon by Charles SpurgeonWhen People Are Big and God Is Small: Overcoming Peer Pressure, Codependency, and the Fear of Man by Edward WelchGod is Bigger Than My Cancer by J. Todd BillingsCounterfeit Gods by Tim KellerBeyond Identity by Dick KeyesMan Pleasing (from Christian Ethics) by Richard BaxterA Trip Around the Sun: Turning Your Everyday Life into the Adventure of a Lifetime by Batterson & Foth God, Why is this broken world like ours? by John PiperFear of Death and Disease by Robert RothwellYou Will Never See Death sermon by John PiperDon't Waste Your Cancer by John PiperHow to Die Well by Jonathan Parnell9 Arguments Against Anxiety "Look At The Book" Matthew 6:24-34 by John PiperCan American Christianity Stand Up to Persecution? Sermon by Dave StoneRise of ISIS: A Threat We Can't Ignore by Jay SekulowWhen Fear Seizes You by Stacy ReaochHow God Embraces the Embarrassed by Paul Maxwell Fear and Faith: Finding the Peace Your Heart Craves by Trillia NewbellFearless: Imagine Your Life Without Fear by Max LucadoFailure Doesn't Have to Be the Last Word by John BloomHave No Fear of Them: "Look at the Book" Bible Teaching of Matthew 10:25-31 by John PiperRunning Scared: Fear, Worry & the God of Rest by Edward WelchBattling Anxiety is a Blessed Struggle (Ask Pastor John Episode #571)ACLJ Movie: "Let My People Go" click HEREFacing Your Giants by Max LucadoFinding Peace: God's Promise of a Life Free from Regret, Anxiety, and Fear by Charles Stanley
HOW to be un-afraid!
(from Apr. 26 sermon)
What should I DO when I fail? Click HERE
(from Apr. 19 sermon)
-Hebrews 3:12-14: "Encourage each other to hold firmly onto Jesus!"
-Proverbs 3:5-6 "Trust in the LORD in all things!"
-Isaiah 12:2: "The LORD is my strength and I will trust in Him!"
-Exodus 15:19-16:36: "God has provided and WILL provide for me!"
-Philippians 4:6-7: "In everything I will pray, THEN I will have the peace of God!"
-Psalm 91: "The LORD is my refuge, my fortress in whom I WILL trust!"
(from Apr. 12 sermon)
-Psalm 111:2-4: "Remember what God has done!
-Isaiah 26:3-4: "Trust the Lord!"
-Philippians 4:6-9: "Pray with thanks and think about true things!"
-Hebrews 12:2: "Focus on Jesus!"
-John 15:5: "Abide with Christ!"
Bible Study Plans and Helps:Bible Reading Plans for 2015 click HEREResolved to Read the Bible in 2015Bible Reading is an ArtDon't Get Too Familiar with the BibleHow To Choose a Bible TranslationHow Did We Get the Bible and Can We Trust ItWhy the Bible? Ravi ZachariasThe Attributes of GodThe Mortification of Sin in Believers by John OwenGo HERE for a great tool on the steps of Bible study."How to Be Better Bareans" by Kevin DeYoungWhy Memorize Scripture? By John Piper5 Tips for Bible Memory by David Mathis10 Reasons to Memorize Large Portions of Scripture How to memorize extended portions of Scripture.