Just before he ascends into heaven, Jesus gathers his disciples together one last time to give them his final instructions. He leaves them with the directive to “go and make disciples of all nations. Road Trip, will explore the adventures of being a follower of Jesus. Are you ready to go?
July 7: Hit the Road
— Based on Matthew 28:16-20
Description: Jesus send out his apostles to make disciples of all the world. We have been sent to do the same. How do we prepare for this life long journey of faith?
July 14: Worth Stopping For
— Based on Act 2: 1-4
When taking a road trip, the journey matters as much as the arrival at your destination. Every road trip should include a can’t miss stop along the route. It is just as important in our faith journeys not to miss the movement of the Holy Spirit in our lives.
July 21: U-Turn
— Based on Acts 9:1-6
Have you ever thought you were headed in the right direction, only to discover you are way off course? This week we will examine the story of the Apostle Paul’s u-turn in life. Paul’s life takes a radical turn when he hears Jesus. How does Jesus direct us to turn around?
July 28: Road Less Traveled
— Based on Luke 10:25-37
When Jesus sends us out, sometimes the road difficult and even dangerous. We can avoid the Jericho roads of life, or we can take them in order to serve Jesus. We are invited to travel the Jericho Roads in our communities with eyes open and offer our service to another in need.
August 4: Headed Home
— Based on Luke 15:11-32
Sometimes we leave home with great expectations and hopes. But somewhere along the road we get off track, and the best decision is to head home. Many important lessons of life can be found on the road home.