Discussion on the Sermon Text
Sunday 10:15 am Fellowship Hall, Hillside Christian Church, Blair, NE
Everyone is welcome. Prepare as much as you would like. Each Sunday we discuss the scripture passage Pastor has preached on during Worship.
Unashamed: Drop the Baggage, Pick up Your Freedom, Fulfill You Destiny
Sundays beginning January 8 at 10:15am (HCC)
Shame can take on many forms. It hides in the shadows of the most successful, confident and high-achieving persons. But there is freedom in Jesus! Take hold of the power of Jesus today and step into the future. Live unashamed! Plan to attend and bring a friend.
Tuesdays , Resumes January 10 at 7pm (HCC) (Paused during Lent)
Ever wonder how you "fit into the equation?: What is your spiritual gift? How do you know? What should you do to develop and use it? We will explore your spiritual gifts, how you can be effective and make a difference in the lives of others.
Path to the Cross (Concluded)
Begins January 22 and meets 2nd and 4th Sundays each month (HCC)
From the beginning of human history, God the Creator, planned to reclaim His world from the chaos of sin. He wanted to restore Shalom to His creation, and He chose to use people to accomplish this divine purpose.
The Mission of Jesus by Ray Vander Laan (Concluded)
Sundays beginning September 25 at (FCC) 4pm-5:30pm
This study celebrated the triumph of God's kingdom in our broken world. You will be taken via DVD to places where Jesus did His ministry. This is a 5-session DVD-based study, narrated by Ray Vander Laan, historian and theologian. Study Guide is $10. Join us! (See church calendar for dates.)
Uninvited by Lysa Terkeurst (Concluded)
Women's Bible Study Mondays beginning October 10 at the Degner House
Do you feel rejected, lonely, or left-out? When we allow him to, Satan will speak lies through our rejection. In this DVD based Bible study, Lysa shares her journed throug her own deeply personal experiences with rejection and teaches others how to embrace God, pray, overcome two core fears, stop feeling left out,and end the cycle of perceived rejection. For more information contact Linda at 402.670.5145
Worship, Praise, and Prayer/Taking It to the Streets (Concluded)
Tuesdays beginning in June and concluding in September
Gather with us as we celebrate God through His Word, Prayer, and Worship. Gather with us as we go into the community to pray with community members. These two events alternate with each other each week. Refer to the church calendar to know the schedule. First Christian Church is the gathering place for the events.
That The World May Know--Volume 4--The Early Church (Concluded)
Begins May 22 at 4pm (Refer to the Church Calendar)
Focus on the Family's "That the World May Know - Volume 4 - The Early Church hosted by Ray Vander Laan" will begin May 22.
In the midst of pagan self-indulgence, Jesus challenged His disciples to deny themselves and follow Him. Christians today must have the courage to boldly live out Jesus' message in a pagan society. Cost is $8.00 for the study guide. Join us!
What's So Amazing About Grace (Concluded)
10am Sunday Mornings, Young Adult Bible Study
What's So Amazing About Grace, by Phillip Yancey will form the backdrop for examining Bible passages that relate to grace. The study will examine the wonders of God's grace and how it can transform individuals, families, and even nations. Talk to Pastor Mark, if you are interested.
Aplologetics Worldview (Concluded)
Tuesdays 7pm FCC
The Christian, Biblical worldview is not the dominant worldview in America. How do you share your faith with someone who sees the world differently than you? How do you equip your kids and grandkids to be unashamed of Jesus? Come on Tuesday nights as we join in an interactive discussion and Bible study.
Israel's Mission (Concluded)
4-5:30pm, Sundays (February 7, 21, March 6, 20, April 3) , Sanctuary at First Christian Church
Israel's Mission is a DVD based study of the assignment God gave His people thousands of years ago to bring "lost sheep" back into the love and safety of His kingdom. We are to put God on disply, to show the world what He is like. In this series, you will glimpse the urgency and rewards of welcoming people the Lord longs to embrace. Discover the mission that can give your life greater meaning than you ever imagined. Specifics: There are five segments that are filmed on location in Israel: Abraham, Sarah, and Three Strangers, The First Great Commission, Jesus Renews His Mission, Seeking the Lost, The Lost Son: In a Far Country, The Seeking Father, The Lost Son Returns. The cost of the study guide will be $7.
(February 7,21, March 6, 20, April 3)
Cleansing Stream (Concluded)
Saturdays, beginning January 30th FCC 10-11:30am
Our fourth offering of the Cleansing Stream Bible study will begin on Saturday, January 30, from 10-11:30am, at FCC. This 12-week discipleship course utilizes DVD teaching and group discussion. The class culminates in a retreat at Thanksgiving Lutheran Church, Bellevue, on April 22-23. The cost of the course is $50. The retreat is an additional $50. Contact Tim Fischer, if you would like to register.
Tuesdays beginning January 12 at FCC
We will begin a 4-week introducation to "apologetics" -Know Why You Believe What You Believe." 1 Peter 3:15 "Always be prepared to bive an anser to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect." This study will feature a lot of group interaction as we discuss how to best share our faith. Join us for four weeks of equipping for sharing the certainity of Christ in an age of uncertainty.