Engage questions for Oct. 2

  1. Read Galatians 5:13-25.  Complete these sentences.

The Lord brought me out of ______________

The Lord has given me __________________

  1. According to verse 24, how do we deal with our passions and sinful desires?  What does it mean to nail them to His cross and crucify them there?
  2. The Greek word pharmakiea is translated witchcraft in the New Testament.  Likewise, the Hebrew word of similar meaning in the Old Testament is mekashshefim which is also translated witchcraft.  How does this affect your understanding of the meaning of witchcraft?
  3. In light of the previous question, how prevalent is witchcraft today?
  4. Read Revelation 18:23.  Noting that the word sorcery is the same as the word witchcraft in Galatians 5:20, what does this mean for the world today?
  5. According to Revelation 18:23, what tactics does the enemy use to influence the world?  How are drugs or mind-altering substances a spiritual issue?

Scripture readings for Sept. 29 – Oct. 5 (Stewardship)

Ignite scripture readings for Sept. 29 – Oct. 5 (Stewardship)

Deuteronomy 15

Psalm 115:13-14

Haggai 1; 2:14-19

Malachi 3:6-12

Matthew 6:1-2, 19-34

Mark 12:41-44

Luke 12:15-31, 37; 16:10-15; 21:1-4

Acts 10: 4, 31; 11:27-30

1 Corinthians 4:1-2; 16:2

1 Timothy 6:6-10

2 Timothy 3:1-2

Hebrews 13:5

James 2:14-16

And any Fire Bible notes on these scriptures

 

Fire Bible articles:

Caring for the Poor and Disadvantaged (Amos 5:12-14)

Tithes and Offerings (Malachi 3:10)

Riches and Poverty (Luke 18:24-25)

“Salt Shaker” sermon recording

Click here to listen or download.  Reminder:  there are no Engage groups this week.  Adults and teens will meet in the sanctuary for Worship Night with the Mill Band.  Girls Ministries and Royal Rangers will attend their groups.

Sermon handout for Salt Shaker

Click here to view or print.  Reminder:  there are no Engage groups this week.  Adults and teens will meet in the sanctuary for Worship Night with the Mill Band.  Girls Ministries and Royal Rangers will attend their groups.

Scripture readings for Sept. 22-27 (Bewitched)

Ignite scripture readings for Sept. 22-28 (Bewitched)

Leviticus 10:8-11

Numbers 6:1-4

Proverbs 31:4-6, 20:1, 23:31, 31:4-7 (and Fire Bible notes on Proverbs 20:1, 31:4-5 & 31:6-7)

Galatians 5:19-21

Ephesians 5:18 (and Fire Bible notes)

1 Timothy 3:3, 8

Titus 1:7, 2:2-3 (and Fire Bible notes on Titus 2:2)

Hebrews 10:19-22 (and Fire Bible notes on Hebrews 10:19 & 22)

1 Peter 2:5, 9; 5:8-9 (and Fire Bible notes on 1 Peter 2:5, 5:8)

Revelation 9:20-21

 

Fire Bible articles:

The Acts of the Sinful Nature and the Fruit of the Spirit (Galatians 5)

Wine in the Old Testament (Proverbs 23:29-35)

Wine in the Bible (John 2:11)