Preparing for the Gathering - Genesis 21
Prepare your heart for our Sunday Morning Gathering by looking through these suggestions that will assist you in making the most of our time together.
You will find tangible suggestions for putting scripture to action in your personal life and in our corporate body, links to the songs we will sing, and lyrics for you to prepare for our corporate singing.
Please see the Preparing for the Sermon post for suggestions in thinking more critically through the passage, meditating more intently on the text, and prayerfully seeking wisdom to deepen your understanding of the passage to be preached this Sunday.
- Consider in what areas of time you need to trust in God’s sovereign timing. Pray for the faith to continue to trust Him to provide.
- How will you use this passage to encourage fellow believers and discipleship?
- How will this passage influence your mindset toward and practice of evangelism?
- Pray for submission to the Word of God. Pray God that we walk in obedience to Him through his Word and the power of the Holy Spirit and that we might make disciples of the nations, magnifying our Maker and Redeemer. Click the links below to find the lyrics and recordings of the songs planned for our gathering this Sunday; practice the songs, study the lyrics and sing together.
- Pray for those leading our corporate gathering this week and for the Holy Spirit’s work as the Word of God is further explained and applied: Joel Conrad: music; Adam Naler: Elders' prayer & scripture reading; Bret Capranica: teaching.