Redeemer News 4/15/2018

What's Happening

may foster care/adoption 

During the month of may, we will do a special focus on foster care and adoption. To kick this off, we will have a short blurb on May 5. After the morning service, we will also have a potluck. More information about steps you can take in this ministry will be given in May 

gospel wakefulness

On April  28th, Faith Bible Church in Cedar Rapids is hosting a Gospel Wakefulness conference with Jared Wilson (an author that has had an impact on Pastor Trey). The cost is $29 if registered before 4/1, or $39 after 4/1. Pastor Trey will leave from the church at 6am and return around 8pm if anyone would like to ride with him. 

women’s study

There is still time to join the women’s Bible study on Sunday evenings at 6pm. See Susi Jones for more information.

upcoming events

April 15: Quarterly Business Meeting

April 28: Gospel Wakefulness Event

May 5: Potluck

May 17-19: Camp Work Weekend

Small Group Questions

  1. What are some times when you have taken matters into your own hands when you should have trusted God?
  2. What would you have done if you were in David’s position in the cave?
  3. Many times we focus on what we should do instead of who we should be in a situation. What’s the difference?
  4. What are some situations in your life where you need to trust God’s sovereignty?

Readings

M—Read Psalm 57. Meditate on being fixed on God.

T—Read Proverbs 3:5-6. Meditate on what trust is.

W—Read Psalm 142. Meditate on God being shelter.

Th—Read Rom 8:28-29. Meditate on God’s sovereignty

F—Read Philippians 2:1-11. Meditate on Christ’s humility.

S—Read 1 Peter 2:21-25. Meditate on Christ’s actions when wronged.