Tagged: “life groups”

Take a look inside the church

Next week we begin a new series on Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians. This correspondence from the Apostle gives us an inside look at a first century Christian church—and it isn’t all good! This is a church riddled with factions and fighting, pride and posturing, greed and godlessness. Things need to change, and with God’s […]

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Pastoral care 3: life in our groups

We’ve previously seen how the Bible describes pastoral care as being under God, leading God’s people, by the word of God’s grace, into eternity with God. Pastoral ministry looks back to the Good Shepherd dying for his sheep and looks forward to the return of the Great Shepherd who will gather his sheep for eternity. These are […]

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Pastoral care 2: in life groups

At Stromlo we believe that our life groups are a key feature in our personal ministry to one another. We look to these groups to help build relationships, equip people for ministry, support people in crises, encourage personal evangelism, and offer specific and personal prayer for the members. Some people have always viewed their groups along these […]

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Bible study on ‘Church’

As you work through The Blueprint you will notice that there is no study on the topic of church. The AFES Doctrinal Basis did not include a statement on the church—hence no study. I have written a study for everyone to work through based upon Hebrews 10:19-25. You can download this study by clicking here:  Church — […]

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