January 29 – February 4

Weekly Reading for January 29 – February 4

Preparing for Next Week’s Message

Sermon Series: Ignite
Sermon Title: Following to the Point of Death (Jesus)

This reading plan will get your heart and mind set for the next message on February 5, 2023:

Reflecting on the Most Recent Sermon

Sermon Series: Ignite
Sermon Title: Following One Step at a Time (Abraham)
Delivered On: January 29, 2023


Memorize and Reflect

Genesis 12:3
I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.”

Prayer Direction

Ask God to show you the next good step He wants you to take to follow His will. Pray for a heart and mind that dreams as big as the heart and power of God!

“Live It!” Challenge

Take Your Next Step – Identify one specific area of your life where you are stuck spiritually. Then, pray through the seven lessons you learn from Abraham’s journey of taking one step at a time following God’s will. Begin taking one step at a tie toward God’s will in this area of your life.

Small Group Discussion

  1. Tell about a time you got stuck on your spiritual journey. What led to you getting stuck and what helped you get unstuck?

  2. Read: Genesis 12:1-3. What are some possible costly consequences you might face if you boldly follow God’s will for your life?

  3. Tell about a time you counted the cost to follow Jesus and you were glad you did.

  4. Tell about a time when you followed Jesus and He surprised you with an amazing blessing.

  5. Read: Genesis 12:3. What are ways God can use us to be a blessing to the people around us when we follow Him and take steps of surrender to His will?

  6. Read: Genesis 12:4. Why is it important that we never say we are too old or too far down the road to still make an impact for Jesus? Tell about a person you know who has served Jesus and followed him faithfully late into life.

  7. Read: Genesis 12:4-5. What are ways that our commitment to follow Jesus can impact the people around us?

  8. Read: Genesis 12:6-8. What are ways we can acknowledge that God is near and worthy of our worship in the flow of a normal day?