Resources for Worship The Stories Behind Culture – Worship + Formation Resources Resources for Kids Bible Story Videos: Gospel Project: Jesus and the Samaritan Woman The Chosen: Jesus and the Samaritan Woman (Parents, talk with your kids about how Jesus looked past people’s external failures, showed them what they valued and believed in the hearts, and called them to believe in him.) Coloring Page: Jesus and the Samaritan Woman
Resources for Worship Evaluating Culture – Worship + Formation Resources Resources for Kids Bible Story Videos: Lifeway: Paul Taught in Athens (Parents, talk with your kids about how Paul studied the Athenian culture and identified the idols they depended on so that he could tell them about how Jesus satisfied their deepest longings.) Coloring Page: Paul in Athens
Resources for Worship Cultural Lenses – Worship + Formation Resources Resources for Kids Bible Story Videos: Gospel Project: Peter Visited Cornelius Bible Project: Acts 8-12 (Peter story begins around 2:57) (Parents, talk with your kids about how Peter viewed Gentiles through the lens of his Orthodox Jewishness, and not through the lens of the Gospel; but God helped him change that.) Coloring Page: Peter’s Vision of Animals
Resources for Worship Recede or Reseed – Worship + Formation Resources Resources for Kids Bible Story Video: What Is The Church? Central Christian What Is The Church? LifeKids Coloring Pages: 4 Kids Together (Parents, talk to your kids about how the church is all the people who love and follow Jesus, not a building or just something we do on Sundays.)
THIS SEASON’S SPOTLIGHT
Have the extremities taken over and left the core of your faith forgotten? Do you get confused by what you feel versus what is real? Let dynamic pastor C. J. Mahaney strip away the nonessentials and bring you back to the simplest, most fundamental reason for your faith: Jesus Christ. This book is packed with powerful truth that will grip your heart, clear your mind, and invigorate your soul. Chapters include “Breaking the Rules of Legalism,” “The Cross Centered Day,” and “Assurance and Joy.” Get ready to behold a breathtaking view of what God intends to accomplish in and through you every day. You—ll discover how embracing this cross centered life is both our highest privilege and greatest responsibility.