Sermon Notes

Adventure of Trust
“Adventure of Trust”
1 Peter 4:7-11

“The end of all things is near.” So…

Live expectantly, pray intelligently, love deeply, and serve faithfully.

  1. We are gifted to serve.
  2. We are guided to serve.
  3. Strength is granted to serve.
  4. We have a goal as we serve.

Core CHRIST-like Characteristics: Spirit-led servant, Trustworthy steward of God’s resources

LifeGroup Questions

  1. Check in: How has God been using your devotional time?
  2. Icebreaker: If you had an extra 24 hours every 24 hours, how would you spend it?
  3. How are you serving?
    If you had your choice, where would you like to serve?
  4. Have you taken the Spiritual Gifts survey?
    What did you learn about yourself?
  5. Are you serving out of how God has SHAPEd you?
  6. How do you know when you are stewarding your spiritual gifts well?
  7. Looking at the mock time planning form, what seems to be out of balance?
    Are there better ways this person could use his/her time?
  8. Are you more at risk of becoming spiritually overweight (by living as a consumer), or spiritually faint (by getting burned out)?
    Why?
  9. What is the biggest barrier in your life that keeps you from serving?