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Worship Times
9:00 a.m. -- Connecting People to People  
9:30 a.m. -- Traditional/Blended  &  Kidz Community                                   
10:00 a.m. -- Alive Band Practice                    
10:30 a.m. -- Connecting People to People   
10:50 a.m. -- Wesley Class/Study groups  
11:00 a.m. -- Alive  &  Kidz Community                                  
Worship Warm-Up
On behalf of our staff and lay leadership, we are committed to inviting you and helping you prepare for worship so that you understand and embrace being a presenter of worship to God.  Warming up, preparing for worship, increases the powerful presence you become as you present worship to the audience of one, God.    
Each Wednesday we will send you the scripture on which the worship is being created, the worship theme, the sermon title, the music we will use and one or more question(s)/statement(s) that are stimulating our spiritual processing for this worship service.
Oct. 7, 2018

“SoulShift:  From Consumer To Steward”

Scripture: Philippians 4:10 - 13, NIRV

Theme: We are focusing on moving from the insatiable hunger of chasing things to embracing that the things we have and ourselves are an offering to lift God’s presence and Kingdom in the world.  Our primary purpose in the world is not to consume it is to invest ourselves into God’s Kingdom in relationship making.

Philippians 4:10 – 13, NIRV:  10 At last you are concerned about me again. That makes me very happy. We belong to the Lord. I know that you were concerned. But you had no chance to show it. 11 I’m not saying this because I need anything. I have learned to be content no matter what happens to me. 12 I know what it’s like not to have what I need. I also know what it’s like to have more than I need. I have learned the secret of being content no matter what happens. I am content whether I am well fed or hungry. I am content whether I have more than enough or not enough. 13 I can do all this by the power of Christ. He gives me strength.

  1. What do you believe people tend to waste the most?
  2. In your various seasons of life what has been the most significant need you have had?
  3. What percentage of the time do you use your physical world items for God’s Kingdom?
  4. If harmony with God brings contentment why do you believe people chase other items to feel good about their lives?
  5. For you, what is the difference between a consumer and a steward?