The Exchange Rate
Trust Fund Baby | The Exchange Rate Part 2 | South Jordan
QUESTION: Would you rather receive an inheritance or leave an inheritance?
KEY VERSE #1: 1 Thessalonians 2:9-20
What’s convenient for you was once INCONVENIENT for someone else.
It’s possible to RECEIVE an inheritance and not LEAVE an inheritance.
We ENDURE the worst for what we ENDEAR the most.
KEY VERSE #2: Proverbs 14:4
A HARVEST is not guaranteed.
YOU WON’T receive a harvest IF YOU DON’T harvest.
QUESTION: At SMCC are you CONTRIBUTING? Still CURIOUS? Only CONSUMING?
Fully engaged attenders VALUE and SERVE the guest.
The truth of the bible is explained in a HELPFUL and HOPEFUL way..
Everyone can BELONG before you BELIEVE.
We trust the PROCESS in which GOD CHANGES us from the INSIDE OUT.
MATURITY is measured by how well we love GOD and OTHERS.
In a Group
On a Team
GOING FORWARD: BEFORE YOU valued the Gospel PEOPLE WHO valued the Gospel valued you.
KEEP THE DISCUSSION GOING
Would you rather receive an inheritance or leave an inheritance? Why?
Read 1 Thessalonians chapter 2:9-20 and then discuss the following questions:
What are some concerns that Paul is addressing?
How was Paul inconvenienced for the sake of the Gospel?
What was Paul’s motivation to persevere through toil and hardship?
Talk about a time that someone else was inconvenienced for your sake. What was their motivation?
Read Romans 5:8-11 and discuss the following questions:
What is the inheritance that we have received through Christ?
In the message it was said, before you valued the Gospel people who valued the Gospel valued you. Who was that in your life?
Read Proverbs 14:4 and discuss the following questions:
What is the wisdom to be learned from this proverb?
In what areas of your life are you harvesting? In other words. In what areas of your life are you giving up what you want now for what you value most?
Take some time to review the SMCC Values. How have you been impacted by those values?
Of the four criteria for being fully engaged at SMCC are there any in which you are currently not engaging? If so, what would it take for you to begin to engage in that way?