Posts by Nathaniel

Vital Signs: A Farewell to Ephesus

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 20:17-38 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. If you had to give a farewell speech, what would you say?Who would you say it to?What sort of instruction or wisdom would you leave for them? 2. Paul summons the elders of…

Vital Signs: Who Are You?

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 19:11​-20 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. Do you believe we try and use too many shortcuts in life? 2. Do you believe this mentality can translate into how we build our relationship with Jesus? 3. Have you ever been…

Vital Signs: Faithfulness on Display

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 18:1-17 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. What is Christ calling you to be faithful in regarding your work, your home life, your social circle, your ministry at BPGC? 2. How would you like to see God using your life…

Vital Signs: Relativism

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 17:16-34 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. Paul arrives into Athens and encounters a culture that is filled with all types of religious activity, many to which he disagreed with.How did Paul respond?How would you respond in a similar situation?…

Vital Signs: Gospel Extended to Europe

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 16:6-40 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. Paul and his companions wanted to go to Bithynia to reach a few cities for God, but the triune God wanted to give Paul Europe.a. Have you ever experienced closed and open doors?…

Vital Signs: The Jerusalem Council

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 15:1-21 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. Acts 15 opens with a dispute in the church about Gentiles needing to include Jewish customs and practices into their faith.When have you seen a dispute among Christians and how was it settled?…

Vital Signs: From Religion to Gospel

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 14:1-20 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. In Acts 14, the gospel is crossing boundaries into new cultures and languages.What did you think it was like for the people hearing Paul and Barnabas for the first time? 2. Have you…

Vital Signs: God the Matchmaker

Here are the worship songs selected by our worship team for this week: Scripture: Acts 10 Sermon and Announcements: Sermon Discussion Questions:1. What is happening here for the Acts church and why is it significant? 2. How can we learn and wrestle with cultural differences in our church?What are some first steps that we all…