Good afternoon family,
I pray you are well. Here is a reminder of some of our upcoming events on our calendar:
Midweek Message. As always, our Wednesday Measage is on Zoom and Facebook at 12 pm noon.
Lenten Bible Study. Wednesday Bible Study is from 5:30-6:30 pm. You can join us live in the sanctuary or on zoom.
Lent Worship at Calvary Baptist Church. We continue our joint fellowship and worship with 6 other churches. I will be the preacher this Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church at 2959 N. Teutonia Avenue from 7-8 pm.
Church-wide chat – Sunday at 6:30 pm
We will have Churchwide Chat on Sunday evening at 6:30 pm. A draft agenda is below:
1. Devotional and Sunday Questions
2. Lent Schedule
— Bible Study
— Preaching and Worship
— Holy Week Lament Service — Holy Week Good Friday
3. Masks Policy
4. Sunday Funny
5. Resurrection Sunday – Adapting to Change Returning to Church
Sunday Devotional Questions
- What is almsgiving? What are the various resources God has given us? How can we use what God has given us to be a blessing to others?
- Discuss how almsgiving, discipleship, and stewardship relate to one another.
- What lessons can be learned from Jesus in Luke 14:25-33
- What is the importance of stewardship in Progressive? Do we have a committee? Are our resources used adequately for church and community?
- What’s thew churches view on financial giving? What do we teach on tithing? What’s your view on tithing?
- What does our budget say about what is important?
- What is the role of the local church in economic empowerment of church and community?
- What value might there be in organizing a stewardship committee to education the congregation about money management, investing, charities, and consumer issues?