Small Group Studies

X Factor of Friendship: Week 1

BIG IDEA We began a brand-new sermon series this weekend called The X-Factor of Friendship. In this series, we are talking about godly friendships. This week, we are looking at the friendship of Paul and Barnabas, two friends who loved Jesus and spre...

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Gratitude: Week 1

BIG IDEA We just finished celebrating Thanksgiving, a day dedicated to gratitude for all of the gifts God gives us every day. Because gratitude is not just for Thanksgiving Day, it is fitting that we continue the attitude of gratitude this week as we...

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Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Week 6

BIG IDEA If there was ever a situation described as "stuck between a rock and a hard place," it was Daniel's situation in Daniel 6. The king had been tricked into decreeing that no one pray to anyone else but himself, King Darius, fo...

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Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Week 5

BIG IDEA There is a king mentioned in the book of Daniel who gets only one chapter of Scripture dedicated to him. This king, King Belshazzar, destroyed his life, and his story is devastating from start to finish. In our Bible study t...

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Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Week 4

BIG IDEA When it comes to many of our sins and mistakes, pride is often at the center. Pride sneaks up in our lives and compels us to have an over-inflated sense of self and give in to sin. It causes us to worship the things of this ...

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Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Week 3

BIG IDEA When was a time you felt stuck? I recently played hide and seek with my niece and nephew and was stuck in my hiding place for a moment. They thought it was hilarious; I was not as amused! While my example is light-hearted, many situations we...

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Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Week 2

BIG IDEA We are in the middle of a series about the life of Daniel, a man who held on to his faith as he faced obstacle after obstacle, yet continued to remain firm in his faith. He consistently held on to his integrity. How did he stay faithful to G...

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Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Week 1

BIG IDEA What would you do if you were taken from home to a new country and ordered to serve in the king's court? It's hard to put ourselves in that situation, yet this is precisely the circumstance in which Daniel found himself. Tod...

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When Pigs Fly: Week 6

BIG IDEA Have you ever been in a desperate situation? Maybe your GPS stopped working, and you found yourself stuck in the middle of nowhere. Maybe you or a loved one was desperate for healing. Maybe you found yourself being treated d...

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When Pigs Fly: Week 5

We heard in the weekend sermon that one of the marks of spiritual maturity is the quiet confidence that God is in control without needing to understand and ask questions. Scripture is full of remarkable people who had faith in God without understanding His plan. One of...

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