Week 25 – Welcome Back Sunday 2020

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Under 5s Storytime

Kids Church Online

 New Series – Transition Time: Embracing the New Normal

  • Sunday, 10.30am on Facebook and on YouTube
  • Tom Finnemore brings a Bible message to introduce this new season of transition, alongside great worship and prayers.

Cell Questions

For use in midweek communities

Bible base: John 11: 33-44 – ‘To transition well is to embrace loss’

Change is part of life. Change happens all the time. A transition is a deep response to that change. It’s primarily identity driven. Over the next few weeks we’ll be asking the Lord to teach us how to navigate the transition in our church; how we respond to the world around is in the wake of COVID19 and seeking the Lord on how he wants us to serve the great city of Sheffield in this time.

  1. As you read through John 11: 33-44 (or the whole of chapter 11) – what strikes you about the story of Lazarus?
  2. In verse 35 it says ‘Jesus wept’. Why do you think Jesus’ response to Lazarus was so powerful and what does it reveal about God’s character? What does it say about how we respond to ‘loss’?
  3. What lessons can we take from this as we think about how the Lord may call us to serve the city of Sheffield?

Take time to pray – to ask God to prepare you in this transition season & all that he has for you, your family and our church.

For parents/carers and children to do together


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