Preparing for the Gathering - 1 Cor. 9:15-18
Prepare your heart for our Sunday Morning Gathering by looking through these suggestions that will assist you in making the most of our time together.
You will find tangible suggestions for putting scripture to action in your personal life and in our corporate body, links to the songs we will sing, and lyrics for you to prepare for our corporate singing.
Please see the Preparing for the Sermon post for suggestions in thinking more critically through the passage, meditating more intently on the text, and prayerfully seeking wisdom to deepen your understanding of the passage to be preached this Sunday.
- Pray that the Lord would burden our hearts with the same convictions of Paul. Seek to cultivate a humility about the gospel and your rights. Seek to cultivate convictions and motives like those of Paul expressed in this passage.
- Pray that the body of Christ at Summit Woods Baptist church would be sanctified through the preaching of this passage. Seek to engage others in conversations on Sunday regarding the implications of this passage.
- Pray for fruitful, in-depth, and personal conversations at growth groups that explore the implications of this passage in our lives.
- Click the links below to find the lyrics and recordings of the songs planned for our gathering this Sunday; practice the songs, study the lyrics and sing together.
- Pray for those leading our corporate gathering this week and for the Holy Spirit’s work as the Word of God is further explained and applied: Dawson Bryant: music; Brett Harris: Elders' prayer & scripture reading; Bret Capranica: teaching.