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Corner Church • Sunday, September 12
John 19 - Jesus is crucified
Locations & Times
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  • Corner Coffee in the North Loop
    514 N 3rd St, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA
    Sunday 8:15 AM, Sunday 10:00 AM
  • Corner Coffee in Uptown
    1414 W 28th St, Minneapolis, MN 55408, USA
    Sunday 10:00 AM
  • Corner Coffee in Camden
    4155 N Thomas Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55412, USA
    Sunday 10:00 AM
Announcements:

Tuesday Morning Prayer. 9a-10a in Corner Coffee North Loop’s Kids Space. Join in person or on Zoom. (Link is on the Corner Church calendar.)

Corner Church Fall Connection Group Registration is OPEN! Go to cornerchurch.tv/groups to learn more and register. The Fall Groups include Saturday Morning Bible Study, Dinner Together, Disc Golf, Walking Distance Day, Dog Days, Jesus and John Wayne, and a Longfellow area small group. There is still room to add more groups—register yours today!

Walking Distance Day: Our calling as a church is to have a Corner Church and a valued in-community business within walking distance of people in our city. On September 25, we will be meeting at Corner Coffee Uptown at 9a and then walking to Corner Coffees North Loop, Camden, and Northeast, and then back to Uptown. It will be about 18 miles and take about 8 hours. We will be walking, connecting, having coffee, eating lunch, seeing, and praying.

Corner Church Fall Retreat is October 1-3 at Camp Lebanon. This is an annual Corner Church event where you can find connection, rest, and refocusing. Information on pricing, schedule, theme, and more are all available on the Fall Retreat brochure. Registration is now open!!! Deposits are due on September 19.

As a part of the Corner Church family, you have endless opportunities to get involved and to serve. Be sure to mark your Connection Card with any areas where you have interest in helping. Your community pastor will connect with you from there.
Prayer Focus:

Missions: Pray for Roger and Laurie K. They are missionaries in a sensitive region in Africa. Please be praying for their children and grandchildren that live in Texas, that they would have valuable connection time as they are here and connection as they go back to the field soon.

Local: Be praying for people personally affected by gun violence in our city. As we focus on loving our local, investing in needs early, and doing it together, pray that our efforts have an impact in our city.

Church: Pray for Rich and Anna as they are moving to Northeast Minneapolis this week!
Dialogue Question:

Which conversation would be the most painful for you to have?

Personal finances
Politics
Religion
Sex
Death
Personal appearance
Conflict resolution
Past relationships
Past failures
Current failures
Personal insecurities
Dialogue Question:

What actually makes certain conversations painful?
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What things set a great leader apart?
Dialogue Question:

How can power become twisted or corrupted so quickly or easily?
What is it about power that can lead to failure?
Dialogue Question:

What has to happen or what needs to be present for someone to have absolute power and yet not be corrupted?
Dialogue Question:

Why would a king choose to be a sacrifice as opposed to demanding sacrifice?
What does that communicate about that king?
Dialogue Question:

What does the crucifixion narrative communicate about the person of Jesus, the character of God, and the kingdom of God?
Take It Deeper Questions
Read John 19:1-27.
If you were reading this text for the first time, what questions would you have?
Why does Jesus endure what He endures?
How does that “why” impact you?
Why would a king choose to be a sacrifice as opposed to demanding sacrifice?
How are you challenged, focused, encouraged, and/or confused by this narrative?

Bible Reading Plan:
Numbers 18
Numbers 19
Numbers 20
John 10
John 11
John 12