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THIS WEEK’S BIBLE READINGS    Mar. 28 - Apr. 3,  Acts 1-4

  • ·        WHERE’S YOUR SPACE TO READ?
  • ·         WHAT’S YOUR TIME TO STUDY?
  • ·         WHAT ARE THE KEY WORDS?
  • ·         WHAT WAS GOD SAYING TO THEM?  WHAT’S GOD SAYING TO YOU?
  • ·         WHAT’S THE HOLY SPIRIT GOING TO SHOW YOU THROUGHOUT THE DAY?
  • ·         FOR WHAT ARE YOU GRATEFUL?
  • ·         FOR WHAT ARE YOU CONCERNED?
  • ·         WHO NEEDS YOU TODAY?

NEXT WEEK’S BIBLE READINGS   Apr.4-10,   Acts 5-8

April 3, 2016|  $tewards of Money And Reliable Truth   $.M.A.R.T. Wealth”

Texts:   Acts 2:1,5, 42-47;  4:32-36;  De. 10:14;  Matt. 6:25-32;  19:16-24

IN A NUTSHELL:  The early church started with a bang! And then those that had come to a new faith found themselves strapped for money.  The Church lives in the real world with real pressures and needs to understand the Reliable Truths about the Stewardship of Money.  Notice how what they did reflected upon what they believed about their wealth.

ICE BREAKER :  Any “rich uncle” stories you can share?                                                                                                                

HIS WORD

1. What all does Scripture say is God’s?  De. 10:14; Ps. 24:1;  1 Cor. 10:26

2. What is it about wealth that makes it so hard to have it and enter into the Kingdom of Heaven?  Matt. 19:16-24; Prov. 30:8-9

3. What tends to make us anxious? What tends to give us peace?  Matt. 6:25-32; Pr. 11:24-25

YOUR WORLD

1.   How many items, issues, topicsin your world that are related to material wealth can you identify and write down? Make a list.

2. Now try to imagine the difference in the way you think about each item on that list and what God thinks about each item?  Is 55:8-9

3. This month decide on a course of devotional study.  A) Use the Sermon CARE Sheets each week (dougdelp.me)  B) $.M.A.R.T.  30 Contrasting Views on Money C) Stewardship Study D) Print off the Scripture  Wealth Memory Postcard  E) Read Proverbs and highlight $ verses

SMALL PIECES

1.      Let’s review what all can wealth do to and for us?  Mal. 3:10;  Pr. 3:9;  11:24-25; 1 Tim. 6:10; Rev. 3:17;

BIG PICTURE

     1. This week memorize 1 Chron. 29:11-13;  Prov. 30:8-9; Matt. 6:19-21; Matt. 19:23-24;

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