Christ Community Shawnee Mission
Responding to the King - May 1 | Shawnee Mission
Take His Yoke
Locations & Times
  • Christ Community - Leawood
    8741 Ryckert St, Lenexa, KS 66219, USA
    Friday 5:00 PM
Child Dedication | May 8
Our next child dedication service is next week, Sunday, May 8. If you are interested in dedicating your child on May 8, please contact Tim Spanburg at
Church-wide Adoption and Foster Care Gathering | May 15
If you are interested or involved in adoptive and foster care, save the date for an upcoming gathering! This is a time to meet other families from across all our campuses to hear stories and get new resources as we strive to continue to support each other well. The gathering will take place Sunday, May 15, at the Leawood Campus Cafe from 1:15-2:00pm. Pizza and community hang-out starts at 12:45pm.

Please RSVP here.
Exhibit @ Downtown Gallery | June
The Four Chapter Gallery located at Christ Community - Downtown Campus is hosting the Faces of Freedom exhibit in June. This exhibit will include paintings of men and women who have been freed from sex trafficking depicted by artists from all over the US. The June First Friday event will provide ways to help people become more aware of the issue while engaging in various mediums. The art show will be hanging in the gallery the entire month of June.

If you would like to be a part or have ideas that can contribute to bringing awareness around this issue during the month of June, please contact Leigh Ann Dull at
Sermon Notes | May 1, 2016
Title: Take His Yoke
Speaker: Tim Spanburg,

I. We Love the Wrong Things
II. What We Need to Love the Right Things
III. How You Get What You Need to Love Rightly
Open Here Bible Reading Plan
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Conversation Starters - Shawnee Mission

Takeaway: What captured your attention in this week’s sermon? What did God teach you?
Sermon: In this week’s sermon, Tim argued for the idea that “you are what you love.” How did this hit you?
Scripture: Read Matthew 11:25-30. What does this text have to say about the solution to our restlessness?
Application: What are some of the daily or weekly habits that might be causing you to love the wrong things?
Prayer: This next week, what would it look like for you to enter Jesus’ yoke? Pray about this together as a group.

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