Blog Archives: July 2015

7/19/2015 Sermon Discussion Questions (Berkeley)

July 20, 2015
BERKELEY Discussion Questions FRIENDSHIPS RUN DEEP: NAOMI & RUTH Read Ruth 1-4 (A very short story that can be read in 10 minutes) These questions are based on Jason Yum’s sermon in Berkeley, July 19, 2015 God uses Gospel-centered friendships to break barriers Ruth and Noami’s friendship is one that breaks many social barriers (cultural, generational, even being in-laws). What aspects of their friendship do you appreciate? Who are some friends of yours who are cross-cultural and/or inter-generational? How have they impacted your ...

7/19/2015 Sermon Discussion Questions (Oakland)

July 18, 2015
Series: Friendships Run Deep Title: Burden Bearing Friendship: An act of love and force of renewal Date: 7/29/2015 Preacher: Patrick Vaughn Offering and asking for help is a marker of friendships that seek one another’s wellbeing. Friends see the burdens even when we don’t give voice to them. Friends notice the details of our lives and come alongside us to lighten the load. The Apostle Paul highlights that the church is a community that bears one another’s burdens. In Galatians the apostle writes, “Bear one another’s burdens, and in ...