Preparing for the Gathering - Genesis 26
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.
- Reread Genesis chapter 26. How is this account significant to believers today?
- How specifically did Isaac display faith in the promise God had made? Were there any ways he displayed a lack of faith?
- To what comforts or securities are you tempted to cling, for which the Lord could provide in other ways?
- What specifically do we, as believers today, have to be thankful for from this chapter? Thank the Lord for this.
- What lesson(s) could we learn from this chapter about living in light of God’s promises?
- 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: Dawson Bryant: music; Mark Krystyniak: Elders' prayer & scripture reading; Bret Capranica: teaching.
Songs for Sunday
- Come, People of the Risen King
- All My Ways Are Known to You
- When I Survey
- Jesus Lover of My Soul
- I Have a Shelter