Understanding the foundational scriptures for our CGroup Values help us know why are coming together for obedience based discipleship.
The following values are found in our CGroup guide. Living by these values sets the foundation for an obedience based discipleship lifestyle.
For the next 9 weeks, read one value and the attached scripture and answer the Discovery Group Questions.
We are Committed: We are committed to loving God with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength and loving others like He loves us. Matthew 22: 37-40 ; Mark 12: 30-31
We are Confidential: We value and trust each other, so we share openly and honestly with each other and what is shared in the group stays in the group. 1 Corinthians 12:12-26 ; James 5: 13-16 ; Proverbs 17:17 ; Proverbs 11:13 ; Proverbs 16:28
We are Changing: We are growing to be more like Jesus, obeying His commands and filled with His Spirit. Philippians 3:12-14 ; I John 2:3-6 ; 2 Corinthians 3:18 ;
1 Thessalonians 5:23-24 ; Philippians 1:3-11
We are Christ-Centered: In Jesus, we find God’s presence to guide us, His grace to forgive us, and His power to change us. Ephesians 3:14-19 ; Philippians 1:21 ; Galatians 2:20 ; John 14:12 ; John 15:17
We are AcCountable: We encourage each other, help each other and expect each other to love and live like Jesus. Hebrews 10:24 ; Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 ; 1 Thessalonians 5:11 ; Proverbs 27: 5-6 ; Galatians 6:1-3 ; Proverbs 27:17
We are Connected: We meet every week, pray for each other every day, and share our lives as we obey and follow Jesus together. Hebrews 10:25 ; 1 Corinthians 12:12-27 ;
1 Corinthians 11:1 ; Romans 12: 3-16 ; Ephesians 4: 1-16
We are Capable: By His Holy Spirit, God gives us the love and power we need to obey and follow Jesus. Ephesians 3:14–19 ; Acts 1:4 ; 1 Corinthians 12:13 ; Romans 5:5 ; Acts 1:8 ; John 14:15–21 ; John 14: 26 ; John 16:13 ; 2 Peter 1:3–9
We are Commissioned: We are all commissioned by Jesus to make disciples, so we are all committed to starting new groups for others who are ready to discover what it means to follow Jesus. Matthew 28:18-20 ; Acts 1:8 ; John 14:12-27
We are Consistent: We consistently follow this guide because it is based on God’s word and it helps equip each member to lead Cgroups and to make disciples. Philippians 4:9 ;