Hope Community Church
REFUEL Mid-Week Bible Study (June 6th, 2018)
A casual, topical bible study to help "fill up your tank" in the middle of the week. Come as you are and dig deeper into the Word! • Hope's Coffee Café - coffee/tea bar in the foyer from 6:30-6:55 PM • Child Care (ages 6wks-5yrs) & Kids "Mid-Week Mania" (grades K-5th) provided
Locations & Times
Expand
  • Hope Community Church
    1240 Jay St, Waterford Twp, MI 48327, USA
    Wednesday 7:00 PM
Perseverance Part 7
Text: 1 Peter 2:1-12

In this study we'll explore Perseverance through the lens of Authority.

Perseverance defined:
(1) patient endurance in the face of adversity or opposition
(2) repeated behavior in spite of resistance

Authority defined:
(1) power to influence or command thought, opinion, or behavior
(2) freedom granted by one in authority

Puppets and their master

In what ways are we seeing the issue of Authority being played out in day?

Why is answering the question of Authority so important?
Who is "IN CHARGE" shapes our:
1. Behaviors
Who is "IN CHARGE" shapes our:
1. Behaviors
2. Appetites
Who is "IN CHARGE" shapes our:
1. Behaviors
2. Appetites
3. Perspective
Who is "IN CHARGE" shapes our:
1. Behaviors
2. Appetites
3. Perspective
4. Identity (1 Peter. 2:9-12)
Application Questions:
• In what areas of your life is God's authority most evident?
• In what area of your life are you acting most like a "free agent"?

Memory Verse:
2 Timothy 2:15