Monthly Archives: February 2015


Are You A Prayer Wimp?

Pastor Dan Nelson

Are You a Prayer Wimp? from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.


Go Deeper – Part 4: Reliance

Pastor Jim Mailloux

Go Deeper – Part 4: Reliance from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Follow-up Video

Follow-up Questions for Go Deeper – Part 4: Reliance from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Questions

  1. According to 2 Chronicles 7:14, how does your humility, prayer and repentance bring healing to our land?
  2. Has God revealed to you what humility, prayer and repentance is needed in your life? Share as much as you can in your group to encourage others.
  3. Review Psalm 5:1-3 and Matthew 6:5-8. Do you have a special time of day or a special place where you like to pray? If so, describe it and why you like that time or place. If not, how do you pray?
  4. What thoughts in your mind keep you from believing that prayer works?
    In what one way could your attitude about prayer change that would make the most difference in your life?

Go Deeper – Part 3: Revelation

Pastor Jim Mailloux

Go Deeper – Part 3: Revelation from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Follow-up Video

Follow-up Questions for Go Deeper – Part 3: Revelation from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Questions

  1. How does God’s character give us confidence that He will fulfill His promises?
  2. Which promises of God give you confidence that you are a true Christian?
  3. Which promises of God give you encouragement to press on in your spiritual growth?
  4. Name some promises that come with conditional fulfillment based on our obedience?
  5. Why can we be confident that God will reveal to us His plan and give us the power to fulfill His plan?

Go Deeper – Part 2: Reality

Pastor Jim Mailloux

Go Deeper – Part 2: Reality from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Follow-up Video

Follow-up Questions for Go Deeper – Part 2: Reality from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Questions

  1. Why do you think it is important to intentionally find ways to pass our faith on to the next generation?
  2. Remembering the basic elements of George Bullard’s Life Cycle and Stages of Congregational Development, where would you place our church on the bell curve? Why?
  3. Considering the four elements: Vision, Inclusion, Programs, and Management, what element would you say we “lost last” and should seek to restore? Give any examples.
  4. Looking ahead to Revelation and Reliance, what promises has God made to us to help us be effective?
  5. End your time in prayer, thanking God for HIs promises and faithfulness to us.