Hope Community Church
REFUEL Mid-Week Bible Study (July 11th, 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
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  • Hope Community Church
    1240 Jay St, Waterford Twp, MI 48327, USA
    Wednesday 7:00 PM
Perseverance [Part 9]
1 Peter 3:1-7

In this study we'll explore perseverance through the lens of marriage.

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

Is your marriage more like a duet or a dual?

Key Thought:
Marriage will either suffocate or stimulate our faith.
I. The Call to Wives.
A. They are called to follow His lead. (Our ultimate authority)
B. They are called to believe that he'll lead.
II. The Call to Husbands.
A. Appreciate your wife.
B. Respect your wife.
II. The Call to Husbands.
A. Appreciate your wife.
B. Respect your wife.
C. Serve your wife.
In Conclusion...
Three common characteristics of successful teams:
1. They are Goal Oriented (Unified around a common cause/purpose.)
2. They are Sacrificial (Willing to give up so the team can go up!)
3. They are Persistent (Unwavering in the face of opposition.)

Application Question:
How well are you working as a team?