Author Archives: Glidden United Methodist Church

August 18, 2019: The Groaning of Creation

Discussion Questions What natural disasters have you personally experienced? What do you think of the idea that nature/creation can suffer and groan? How do you care for creation?   Acting on the Word Do something this week to care for … Continue reading

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July 28, 2019 Growing Old Takes Faith

Discussion Question How did/does your family talk about age and aging? How do you feel about birthdays and turning another year older? What do you miss from your younger years? What aspects of your life are better/more enjoyable now than … Continue reading

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Do Not Worry: Book Suggestions

This morning I preached on Jesus’ instruction not to worry, and suggested that one way to let go of worry is to pay attention to the present moment and to what God is doing in that moment.  Here are some … Continue reading

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July 21, 2019 Do Not Worry…Seriously, Jesus?

Discussion Question Who are the worriers in your family or friend group? What kinds of things do you worry about? What things ease your worries? Acting on the Word When you find yourself worried this week, try to release that … Continue reading

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July 14, 2019: Salty Language

Discussion Questions Is food usually too salty or not salty enough for you? Have you heard “salty” used to describe people or language? If so, what did it mean? As Christians, how can we have “salty” language? Acting on the … Continue reading

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July 7, 2019: Dwelling in the Word

Discussion Questions What kinds of books or stories do you most like to read? What are your favorite books of the Bible? What is your experience reading the Bible?  Do you enjoy it? Avoid it? Are you confused or intimidated … Continue reading

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June 30, 2019: Sing to the Lord

Discussion Questions What are some of your favorite hymns?  Why? What are some of your favorite secular songs?  Why? How do you feel when you sing?  When you listen to music? Acting on the Word As part of your prayer … Continue reading

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