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No Filter: See The Real You – Week 4
May 13th, 2022
NOTE:This is the last study guide of the current CoreGroup season. CoreGroups will officially resume in early September. Over the summer we will be working with a team to review old sermons and help index them for our sermon archive. If this is of interest to you, you can sign up to participate HERE. For more information send an email to mike.depope@gatheringnow.org. Have a great summer! OpenerTak...
No Filter: See The Real You – Week 3
May 6th, 2022
Opener:With whatever supplies you have available, draw a self portrait. Be graceful with yourself, no judgment, just draw from the heart however you see yourself. Share with the group, if you are comfortable.Opening Prayer: God, you created us. We are your accomplishment. We trust that you also used your power to create this unique group of individuals. Be with us this week as we learn and grow to...
No Filter: See The Real You – Week 2
April 30th, 2022
NoteThroughout this series we are exploring our true identity in Christ. But we know that outside influences can shape our identity in harmful ways, keeping us from discovering who we really are. As Matt mentioned in last week’s sermon, some of us have experienced deep pain or past trauma that causes us to struggle with feelings of anxiety, anger, depression, helplessness, guilt and isolation. Thi...
No Filter: See The Real You – Week 1
April 23rd, 2022
Opener Let’s start with visiting our inner child/young student. Use your phone notes app or a piece of paper & pen. Write the letters of your name vertically. With each letter write a personality trait or attribute. If you are comfortable, share with the group. For example:JoyfulExtrovertSaviorUpliting Son of GodOpening Prayer:  Gracious and holy God, we thank you for creating us perfectly in Your...
Following Jesus: Some Assembly Required – Week 5
April 8th, 2022
Opener:Evangelist and founder of Methodism, John Wesley, believed that living holy lives required believers to share their lives in intimate fellowship on a regular basis. His development of small groups revolutionized 18th century England and continues to influence us today as we gather to learn together in CoreGroups. For Wesley, small groups provided a framework to help people grow in 'holiness...