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Recent Sermons

Gideon Presentation

Steve Colerick, the Regional Director of Southern Iowa for The Gideons, brings us a message about the work of the organization worldwide.

Welcome the King! (Psalm 24)

Some kings need to go. That was the message of the Declaration of Independence some 245 years ago. The American colonists were so fed up with King George that they showed him the door. And most Americans, anyway, are glad they did! However, in Psalm 24 we meet the King who must be welcomed. In…

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A Son Requests Wisdom

Use the following thoughts and questions to have a spiritual conversation as a family. Don’t emphasize having the right answer, but focus on spending time discussing the Word as a family. Scripture 1 Kings 3:5-15,23-28 Session Summary King Solomon, David’s son, could have requested anything from God. But Solomon knew he was young and inexperienced and running a kingdom would be a…

A Sinner Receives Forgiveness

Use the following thoughts and questions to have a spiritual conversation as a family. Don’t emphasize having the right answer, but focus on spending time discussing the Word as a family. Scripture 2 Samuel 11:1-5,8-9,13-17; Psalm 51:4-10 Session Summary Even though he was called a man after God’s own heart (Acts 13:22), David still got caught in sin. Back then, Kings led…

A King Shows Kindness

Use the following thoughts and questions to have a spiritual conversation as a family. Don’t emphasize having the right answer, but focus on spending time discussing the Word as a family. Scripture 2 Samuel 9:1-13 Session Summary Saul and all of his sons, including David’s best friend, Jonathan, were killed in a battle against the Philistines. Although Saul had pursued David throughout…

Student Ministry Blog

A King Shows Kindness

Use the following thoughts and questions to have a spiritual conversation as a family. Don’t emphasize having the right answer, but focus on spending time discussing the Word as a family. Scripture 2 Samuel 9:1-13 Session Summary Saul and all of his sons, including David’s best friend, Jonathan, were killed in a battle against the Philistines. Although Saul had pursued David throughout…

A Servant Receives God’s Promise

Use the following thoughts and questions to have a spiritual conversation as a family. Don’t emphasize having the right answer, but focus on spending time discussing the Word as a family. SCRIPTURE 2 Samuel 7:8-16 Session Summary David wanted to honor God by building a home for the ark of the covenant, which represented God’s presence among the Israelites. What David wanted…

HABITS OF JESUS: Why Jesus Withdrew

Dear parents, This week we wrapped up our series on the habits of Jesus. It has been an incredible time diving into the life of Jesus and discovering how his regular habits connect to our own lives. But instead of just looking at the habits themselves, we’ve explored why Jesus practiced each habit. In this final lesson, we looked at Luke 5:16,…