North Loop MPLS • Uptown MPLS • Camden MPLS
Corner Church • August 11
Friends with Jesus - Friends Like Jesus - Empowering
Locations & Times
  • Corner Coffee In The North Loop
    514 N 3rd St, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA
    Sunday 8:45 AM, Sunday 10:00 AM, Sunday 11:15 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 9:00 AM, Sunday 10:30 AM

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MISSIONS: Pray Jeremy & Emily O, missionaries in a sensitive region. Pray that their investments in new missionaries are fruitful.

LOCAL • EARLY • TOGETHER: Pray for your geographically closest neighbors. Pray that you would have opportunity to connect with them and encourage them.

MULTIPLICATION: Pray for communities in downtown Minneapolis and for opportunity and provision for Corner Church to multiply.
First Dialogue Question:

How does perspective affect the understanding and application of Scripture?

Reading with a superiority complex
Reading to disprove
Reading to prove personal perspective
Reading out of religious obligation
Reading to discover
Second Dialogue Question:

What are your early memories of being empowered?
Third Dialogue Question:

What does “adult empowerment” feel like?

How is the experience different than “child empowerment”?
Fourth Dialogue Question:

What is the difference between these two moments of empowerment where one is an opportunity and one is a burden?
Fifth Dialogue Question:

What does it say about Jesus that He would empower people who probably didn’t feel ready or worthy?
Sixth Dialogue Question:

What does it say about the disciples that they would be willing to be empowered even though the empowerment came with costs as opposed to compensation?
Seventh Dialogue Question:

What would be different if Jesus didn’t empower people but did everything himself?

Now what?
Take It Deeper Questions:

Read Matthew 28:16-20.
What is the opposite of empowering?
What does it look like for a church to be empowering?
What is the outcome of an empowered life?
How can you empower people around you?
What role does the Holy Spirit have in empowering the believer?
Who were the disciples? How does Jesus’ calling of them inform His calling for you?
What is the cost of empowerment without hope? Is empowerment without hope really empowerment?
What is the difference between giving everyone all the tools and true empowerment?
How is God empowering you to be an answer to prayer in the lives of those around you?