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Scripture Passage of the Week – Psalm 31

THIS PAST WEEK @ GRAVITY – Sunday, June 9th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: Psalm 31
    • Sermon Title: “But I Trust in You O Lord”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Think back on a difficult time in your life, maybe it’s even happening right now. What did you do? Where did you turn to for comfort or help? Where did you place your hope & trust?” (Isaiah 41:10 & 43:2)
      2. QUESTION #2Have you taken time to reflect back on God’s faithfulness to you? What are some examples of His goodness in your life? (Romans 8:28 & Hebrews 13:5-6)
      3. QUESTION #3Do you love the Lord, or do you just say the words? Do you love Him only for what you can get out of the arrangement, or do you genuinely love Him for who He is? Explain.” (Matthew 22:37 & Luke 10:27)

Sunday, June 2nd, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: Psalm 29
    • Sermon Title: “To God Be ALL Glory”

Sunday, May 26th, 2024

  • We celebrated our high school graduates with Senior Sunday in the morning, then had our Summer Kickoff Cookout at the Wainwright’s house in the evening! Please see our Facebook page for photos – https://www.facebook.com/groups/259261957534610

Sunday, May 19th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: Matthew 11:25-30
    • Sermon Title: “Ultimate Rest”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Re-read verse 25. Jesus thanks the Father for revealing truths to “little children” rather than the wise and knowledgeable. Why is having humility important in understanding and accepting Jesus’ teachings?”
      2. QUESTION #2 – “Re-read verse 28. Jesus opens this verse by saying three powerful words… ‘COME TO ME.’ He also talks about giving rest to those who are weary and burdened. What does He mean by ‘rest’ in this context? Can you share a time when you went to Jesus and He lifted your burdens?”
      3. QUESTION #3“Re-read verse 29. Jesus says ‘Take My yoke upon you, and learn from Me.’ What does Jesus mean by this? Yoking two oxen together distributes the workload evenly between them. Is this true with you and Jesus? Explain.”

Sunday, May 12th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: Genesis 3:17-19
    • Sermon Title: “The Risk of Rest”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Often we hear people say ‘Why do we have to work so hard for so little?’ The biblical response to that question is ‘This is the world we get, not the world that we want.’ What does that phrase mean for Christians?” (1 Peter 2:11-12 & Phil. 3:20-21)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “Don said that ‘We must arrest our common sense in order to rest one day in seven.’ As humans, we often overdo it one way or the other. Do you find yourself more often over-working or over-resting? Explain.” (Proverbs 20:13 & 23:4)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Trusting God by faith is the ONLY way to have true, lasting value in your life. Consider your relationship to stuff… What entertainment/hobby have you tried to find your meaning in?” (DO WHAT YOU DO FOR GOD! – Colossians 3:17 & 23-24)

Sunday, May 5th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: Genesis 2:1-3 & Exodus 20:8-11
    • Sermon Title: “The Call to Rest”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “What are some obstacles and excuses that hinder us from fully trusting in God’s good design of 6 days of hard work and 1 day of Sabbath rest?” (Proverbs 3:5-6)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “What does it mean to be justified by faith in Jesus Christ?”(Galatians 3:23-26)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “What are some things that you have done or can do to ensure that you set aside a day of Sabbath rest to trust in the work that Jesus has done for you?” (Romans 8:28)

Sunday, April 28th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 16:13-24
    • Sermon Title: “High Stakes”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “What does Paul mean in verse 14? What are some examples of things you can do in love this week?” (Micah 6:8 & Romans 12:10)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “What is your good news to tell? What does everyone know about you to be true?” (Romans 1:16-17 & 1 Peter 3:15)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Who can you thank this week for their faithful service or kindness? What are some different ways that we can appreciate others?” (Ephesians 4:32 & 1 Thessalonians 5:11)

Sunday, April 21st, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 16:1-12
    • Sermon Title: “More Than Merely Local”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Why do you think supporting fellow believers was important to him? How can we support and encourage each other in our faith journey?” (Galatians 6:1-2 & James 5:16)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “Why do you think he emphasizes this regularity? How can we apply this principle in managing our time and resources?” (1 Timothy 6:17 & Hebrews 13:5)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “How can we learn to hold our plans loosely while remaining faithful to God’s calling? Share a time when your plans changed unexpectedly & how you responded.” (Proverbs 16:9 & James 4:13-15)

Sunday, April 14th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:50-58
    • Sermon Title: “We Shall Be Changed”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“How does this transformation give us hope and assurance in our faith journey?” (Philippians 1:6 & 1 John 3:2)
      2. QUESTION #2“How does this declaration of victory over death impact your understanding of God’s power and sovereignty?” (John 3:16 & John 14:19)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “What are some practical ways we can live out this encouragement in our daily lives, especially when faced with challenges or doubts?” (1 Peter 5:9 & James 1:12)

Sunday, April 7th, 2024

  • We had game night at the church!

Sunday, March 31st, 2024

  • We took the night off for Easter!

Sunday, March 24th, 2024

  • We had a combined 180 & Gravity FAMILY NIGHT. Please see our Facebook page for pictures of this fun night together!

Sunday, March 17th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11
    • Sermon Title: “Of First Importance”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Is there a difference between belief and trust? Explain your answer.” (James 2:17-20 & Romans 4:4-5)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “How concisely can you state the Gospel? Has God ever helped you share the Gospel? Is He encouraging you to share His good news with someone soon?” (Romans 5:8 & 6:9-10)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “How has God’s amazing grace surprised you and transformed your life? What are some ways that you can be bold in your faith this week?”  (Ephesians 2:8-9 & Romans 10:9-10)

Sunday, March 10th, 2024

  • We went to the Winter Jam concert at the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids!

Sunday, March 3rd, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 14:1-25
    • Sermon Title: “Values in the Gathering”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Why do you think love is emphasized as the highest pursuit according to 1 Corinthians 13:13? How might the use of God given spiritual gifts be enhanced when rooted in love?” (Col. 3:14, 1 Peter 4:8 & John 3:16)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “How do you think your unique spiritual gifts can contribute to the growth and encouragement of your church community?”(1 Peter 4:10-11 & Galatians 5:13-14)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “What is the difference between who is edified in speaking in tongues vs. prophesying, and where should each one primarily take place?”(Matthew 6:6-7 & Romans 1:16-17)

Sunday, February 25th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 13:8-13
    • Sermon Title: “Endless Love”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Do you ever think that your sins aren’t as bad as someone else or look down on others’ as worse sinners than you? Explain.” (Romans 3:23 & Matthew 7:1-5)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “The first 3 words of verse 8 are the main point of this whole passage, ‘Love NEVER fails.’ Perfect love is ONLY found in Christ through the Gospel. What does God’s love demonstrated on the cross mean to you personally?”(John 4:16-21)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “What are some acts of love that God might be calling you to this week?”(John 13:34 & 1 John 4:7-8)

Sunday, February 18th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 13:1-7
    • Sermon Title: “Love is More Than ‘Love'”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “How can forgiving others and letting go of grudges contribute to healthier relationships?” (Colossians 3:13)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “How can you practically apply the qualities of love in your day-to-day interactions, whether it’s at school, with friends, or within your family?” (John 13:34-35)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “How has God lovingly leaned into your life through Christ?” (Romans 5:8 & 1 John 4:19)

Sunday, February 11th, 2024

We got together at the Wainwright’s house for a breakfast themed Super Bowl Party! Please click the link to go to our Facebook page to view some photos from the event – CLICK HERE!

Sunday, February 4th, 2024

  • We got back from our weekend retreat at Camp Barakel and took the night off for rest. Check out our Facebook page for pictures!

Sunday, January 28th, 2024

  • We got together to watch the Detroit Lions’ playoff game and discussed the sermon at halftime.

Sunday, January 21st, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 12:1-11
    • Sermon Title: “Equipped by the Spirit”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “Have you placed your trust in Jesus Christ as your Lord & Savior? If not, please talk with us after. If so, what does it mean to you that Jesus is your Lord?” (Romans 10:9-11)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “How do you think the spiritual gifts you have been given can be used to serve others and build up the community around you?” (Romans 12:9-13)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Consider a situation where someone’s spiritual gift is different from yours. How can you appreciate and collaborate with others who may have different gifts for the common good?” (Romans 15:5-7)

Sunday, January 14th, 2024

  • We gathered together for the ReCAST Worship & Baptism Night!

Sunday, January 7th, 2024

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 11:2-16
    • Sermon Title: “Culturally Male & Female”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “In what ways do current cultural norms agree and disagree with our understanding and application of biblical teachings today?” (Genesis 1:26-28)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “How do Paul’s teachings on head coverings relate to the concept of mutual respect between genders? How can we ensure that everyone feels valued and respected in our church community?” (Galatians 3:28)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Reflect on your own understanding of modesty and cultural expressions of respect in today’s context. How do these concepts align with or differ from what Paul discusses in 1 Corinthians 11:2-16? How can we glorify God with our physical appearance?” (Colossians 3:16-17)

Sunday, December 31st, 2023

  • New Year’s Eve Party @ Church!

Sunday, December 24th, 2023

  • **Week OFF for Christmas Eve!**

Sunday, December 17th, 2023

  • We had our Gravity Christmas Party! CLICK HERE to view the photos!

Sunday, December 10th, 2023

  • Students served food at the ReCAST Christmas Party & went out to Culver’s for ice cream and cheese curds after!

Sunday, December 3rd, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 10:1-22
    • Sermon Title: “A Stern Warning”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “What are some examples of when you have seen the harmful destruction caused by sin? What are some sinful desires that our flesh wants to convince us aren’t really sins, but they actually are?” (Romans 5:12 & 6:23)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “What are some examples in your life where God provided you a way of escape in order to avoid giving in to a really difficult temptation?” (Hebrews 4:14-16)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Don’s first application point was COME TO JESUS! Do you trust in Jesus Christ alone as your Lord & Savior for eternal life? If not, please talk to a leader or your parents when you get home. If so, do you want to share your testimony now?” (Matthew 26:26-29)

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

  • Week OFF for Thanksgiving weekend!

Sunday, November 19th, 2023

  • Gravity Friendsgiving Party!

Sunday, November 12th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 9:1-18
    • Sermon Title: “That One Awkward Sermon About Pastoral Salary”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“Since God watches over and feeds even oxen, then surely He cares for you. What are some examples of when you trusted in the Lord & He provided for your needs?” (Matthew 6:25-27)
      2. QUESTION #2“How many opportunities have we missed to share the Gospel because it wasn’t the central focus of our conversations with others? What are things that pull our attention away from the Gospel & take our minds off God?” (Colossians 3:1-2 & 16)
      3. QUESTION #3“We were created to bring God glory in everything that we do. So regardless of your current employer/teacher(s), who is it that you truly work for? With that being said, how can you glorify God in your work?” (Colossians 3:17 & 23-24)

Sunday, November 5th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 8:1-13
    • Sermon Title: “Knowledge AND Love”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“Re-read verse 3. It says ‘But if anyone loves God, he is known by God.’ What do you think Paul means here in this verse?” (1 John 4:7-12 & 18-19)
      2. QUESTION #2“Re-read verse 6. The core truth of each of our lives is that we were all created by God for God’s glory! How do we know anything about God? How can we get to know Him more?” (Psalm 100:3 & 1 Corinthians 10:31)
      3. QUESTION #3“Re-read verses 11 & 12. As brothers & sisters in Christ, what are some things that believers do, say, or watch that might cause others to stumble? How can we provide accountability and love for one another?” (Proverbs 133:1, Galatians 3:28, & 1 Peter 3:8)

Sunday, October 29th, 2023

Sunday, October 22nd, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Luke 8:16-21
    • Sermon Title: “Take Care Then How You Hear”

Sunday, October 15th, 2023

Sunday, October 8th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 7:17-24
    • Sermon Title: “Just As I Am”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“Is there someone in your life who isn’t like you that you can meet up with this week over coffee, Subway, ice cream, etc.? How can we connect with those who have different abilities and/or preferences than us?” (Romans 12:9-10 & 14-15)
      2. QUESTION #2“What are some ways that we can show grace toward others while staying true to the Bible? How can we love others who are different from us while not compromising our Christian beliefs?” (John 15:12 & Galatians 5:6)
      3. QUESTION #3“Verse 23 says ‘You were bought with a price’ and verse 24 concludes by telling us to ‘remain with God.’ Do you fully understand the cost that Christ paid for your sins? How can we commit or re-dedicate our lives to serving Christ?” (Philippians 2:8-11 & 1 Peter 2:24)

Sunday, October 1st, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 7:6-16
    • Sermon Title: “Marriage in a Broken World”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“God has given all of us gifts for the advancement of His kingdom and to bring Him glory. What spiritual gift(s) do you recognize that God has blessed you with?” (Romans 12:4-8)
      2. QUESTION #2“In your unmarried teenage years, take God’s perfect design of marriage seriously right now! What are some misconceptions our society has about marriage? Do you have any misunderstandings or questions?” (Genesis 2:18 & 21-22 and Ephesians 5:31-33)
      3. QUESTION #3We don’t know if God will use our Christlike example or prayers to draw an unsaved friend or family member to Him. Is there an unbeliever in your life you could lovingly reach out to this week? Someone we can pray for?” (Matthew 22:37-39)

Sunday, September 24th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 7:1-5
    • Sermon Title: “Sinful Church, Powerful God”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “What temptations have you faced or have you heard friends/family encounter toward sexual immorality? How can those temptations be overcome?” (1 Corinthians 10:13 & James 1:13)
      2. QUESTION #2Instead of merely focusing on what not to do as a teenager by just saying ‘Don’t have sex,’ what does God want you focus on during this time as an unmarried Christian?” (1 John 4:10-11 & James 4:8)
      3. QUESTION #3What do you think is meant by Paul’s words ‘devote yourself to prayer?’ Why is prayer so important?” (Romans 12:12 & Colossians 4:2)

Sunday, September 17th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 6:12-20
    • Sermon Title: “We Are Not Our Own”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1What is pleasing to Christ? What draws us closer to Him? What glorifies God?” (Galatians 3:11 & John 15:12-14)
      2. QUESTION #2How can we flee from sexual immorality? What can Christians do to overcome temptations?” (Hebrews 2:17-18 & Ephesians 4:22-24)
      3. QUESTION #3Is there a recurring sin in your life that you need to confess and repent to God? If you aren’t comfortable sharing here, PLEASE feel free to reach out to an adult volunteer this week!” (1 John 1:9 & James 5:15-16)

Sunday, September 10th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 6:1-11
    • Sermon Title: “More Than We Think We Are”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1Would you rather have the church or the legal/judicial system judge a case against you? Why?” (Matthew 18:15-16)
      2. QUESTION #2Are we a people who quickly demand our rights and get upset easily, or are we able to endure minor wrongdoings?” (Matthew 5:39-41)
      3. QUESTION #3When you think of the cross & Jesus’ sacrifice for you, do you think of your specific sins that He died for? Explain.” (Isaiah 53:5)

Sunday, September 3rd, 2023

  • We distributed church door hangers downtown Mattawan and got ice cream from Moo Moo’s after!

Sunday, August 27th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Haggai 2:10-23
    • Sermon Title: “Consecrated to the Sovereign God”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“Who are some people that you have checked with to confirm your understanding of the truths in scripture?”(Proverbs 18:24 & 27:17)
      2. QUESTION #2“What is something in your life that you have consecrated to God? Or what is something you would like to consecrate to Him now?”(Matthew 16:24-26 & Psalm 100:1-5)
      3. QUESTION #3“What is an example of a hardship in your life that brought you closer to God?”(2 Cor. 12:9-10 & Hebrews 12:6-8)

Sunday, August 20th, 2023

Sunday, August 13th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Haggai 1:12-15
    • Sermon Title: “Stirred Up”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“What does it mean to ‘fear the Lord?’ What does God do to those who fear Him?” (Psalm 103:13 & Proverbs 9:10)
      2. QUESTION #2“What does it mean to you personally that God is ALWAYS with you and He promises to NEVER leave you or forsake you?” (Matthew 28:20 & Hebrews 13:5)
      3. QUESTION #3“Are you truly awakened every day or are you merely just awake? What in your life needs to be realigned today?” (Colossians 3:1-2 & 1 Corinthians 10:31)

Sunday, August 6th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Haggai 1:1-11
    • Sermon Title: “Consider Your Ways”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1“When is it a good time to honor the Lord? Have you been putting off your personal devotion time with Him until the start of the school year?” (Psalm 145:1-9)
      2. QUESTION #2“Do you ever pause and take time to sit quietly before God, giving careful thought to your ways? Are you lacking genuine joy because you’re so focused on yourself? How can you make God your true source of happiness?” (James 1:17)
      3. QUESTION #3 – Pastor Don said that God should not be at the top of your list, He should be the pen and paper of your list!” “What does this quote mean to you?  What are some specific ways that we can glorify God daily?” (1 Corinthians 10:31)

Sunday, July 30th, 2023

  • YOUTH NIGHT @ Journey Family Church in Gobles!

Sunday, July 23rd, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 2 Peter 1:16-21
    • Sermon Title: “And We Have the More Sure Prophetic Word”

Sunday, July 16th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 4:18-5:8
    • Sermon Title: “A Healthy Dose of Intolerance”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 – “What genuine, drastic life change has God brought about in your life since you’ve become a Christian? If you’re not yet a believer, have you seen the transformative power of saving faith in someone else’s life?” (2 Corinthians 5:17-18)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “Do you know any examples of things that are widely accepted or often overlooked in America that the Bible tells us is sin?” (2 Timothy 3:16-17)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Pastor Don encouraged us with three application points: 1) Be in each other’s lives 2) Expose your sin to the light & 3) Celebrate Jesus’ sacrifice to forgive your sins. Which of these three points speaks to you most and please explain why?” (Hebrews 12:1-2)

Sunday, July 9th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Mark 1:14-28
    • Sermon Title: “Jesus, the One With Authority Calls & Teaches”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 -“What is the definition of ‘worldview?’ What is a Biblical worldview based on?” (2 Timothy 3:16)
      2. QUESTION #2“Every worldview answers these 4 questions:
        1. What was there in the beginning of the world?
        2. What is the source of the world’s problems?
        3. How is the world fixed?
        4. What is the ultimate end of the world?

        How does a Christian answer these questions from a Biblical worldview? (Romans 6:23)

      3. QUESTION #3What has/is Jesus calling you to leave behind in order to follow Him? AND How are you/can you glorify Jesus? (Galatians 2:20)

Sunday, July 2nd, 2023

  • OFF FOR FOURTH OF JULY HOLIDAY WEEKEND!

Sunday, June 25th, 2023

  • COOKOUT AT THE WAINWRIGHT’S HOUSE!

Sunday, June 18th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 3:16-4:5
    • Sermon Title: “What’s the Church Got to Do with It?”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 “The end of verse 17 of chapter 3 says ‘For God’s temple is holy, and YOU are that temple. What does this personally mean to you?” (1 Peter 1:14-16)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “The last words of chapter 4 verse 4 say ‘It is THE LORD who judges me. Do you worry about people’s opinions of your faithfulness, or are you comforted that God alone is the one who will judge you? Explain.” (Psalm 44:20-21)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Pastor Don’s 4 application points were: 1) Be an agent of love, unity, & service in the church, 2) Seek the life transforming wisdom that God gives to us clearly in His word, 3) Fix your eyes on Christ and thank Him for all good things in your life, AND 4) Ask Jesus to be your Lord & Savior and He will rescue you. Which of these four application points stand out most to you and WHY?” (Hebrews 12:1-2)

Sunday, June 11th, 2023

  • OFF for Mega Sports Camp!

Sunday, June 4th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9
    • Sermon Title: “More Than Merely Human”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1Can you explain what it means to be redeemed by the blood of the lamb? What does Jesus’ redemption mean to you?” (Ephesians 1:7 and Colossians 1:13-14)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “Did you ever have a human hero who you looked up to that let you down by falling short of God’s perfect standard? Please explain.” (Romans 3:23 and Romans 8:38-39)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Do you have an example of a time when it was very hard for you to honor God through your work? How can these difficulties be overcome?” (Colossians 3: 17 & 23 and 1 Corinthians 10:31)

Sunday, May 28th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 2:6-16
    • Sermon Title: “From the Spirit”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1Are you trusting in new heavens and a new earth in which the righteousness of God dwells forever? Do you live your life only for today or do you truly believe that there is eternal life waiting for you after you die?” (John 3:16 & Romans 6:23)
      2. QUESTION #2 – “What does it mean to you that “ALL scripture is breathed out by God?” (2 Timothy 3:16-17 & Psalm 119:105)
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Do you feel comfortable reading and understanding the Bible? Explain.” (Psalm 119:11 & Hebrews 4:12)

Sunday, May 21st, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:18-2:5
    • Sermon Title: “Understanding the Mission”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1Do you know for sure if you are saved from your sins? Have you accepted Christ’s free gift of salvation? (Share testimonies?)”
      2. QUESTION #2 – “Does your presence on social media and around your friends point others to Jesus and bring Him glory?”
      3. QUESTION #3 – “Is the cross your everything? If so, what is holding you back from sharing the Gospel with others? What are you worried about?”

Sunday, May 14th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:10-17
    • Sermon Title: “Misplaced Reverence”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1Have you ever thought that you weren’t welcome into the kingdom of Heaven because your life wasn’t in order or because you weren’t “clean” enough? Explain.”
      2. QUESTION #2“Is there a pastor you have listened to on a podcast, TikTok, Insta Reel, Facebook, or in person that doesn’t focus on the? What is so important about staying true to God’s Word?
      3. QUESTION #3“How can we stay connected and strengthen our unity at ReCAST & at Gravity as well? Why is this important?

Sunday, May 7th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:1-9
    • Sermon Title: “Thankful for the Mess”
    • Small Group Questions
      1. QUESTION #1 “What do our weekly gatherings mean to you? How does being connected to believers here at ReCAST impact your faith walk with Christ?
      2. QUESTION #2“What are some strengths that God has blessed you with? Are you using any of those gifts to serve His kingdom?
      3. QUESTION #3“Are you confident in your eternity? Do you trust in Jesus for your salvation and believe that He will complete the good work He has started in your life?”

Sunday, April 30th, 2023

  • We went to Journey Family Church in Gobles for YOUTH NIGHT!

Sunday, April 23rd, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: 1 Samuel 2:12-36 & 4:10-18
    • Sermon Title: “Falling Head Over Heels for Your Children: The Sad Story of Eli”
    • Outline
      1. Be Intentional
      2. Be an Example
      3. Be Consistent
      4. Put God First Above All Else

Sunday, April 16th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Matthew 28:16-20
    • Sermon Title: “Sent by the King”
    • Outline
      1. Context of the Commission (v.16-17)
      2. Cause of the Commission (v.18)
      3. Content of the Commission (v.19-20a)
      4. Comfort of the Commission (v.20b)

Sunday, April 9th, 2023

**NO GRAVITY FOR EASTER SUNDAY!**

Sunday, April 2nd, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Matthew 27:57-66
    • Sermon Title: “During the Deep Darkness”
    • Outline
      1. Friends in the Darkness (vv. 57-61)
      2. Enemies in the Darkness (vv. 62-66)

Sunday, March 26th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Matthew 27:45-56
    • Sermon Title: “The Ransom for Many”
    • Outline
      1. His Suffering for Us –  Verses 45-50
      2. The Consequences of His Suffering – Verses 51-56

Sunday, March 19th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Matthew 27:27-44
    • Sermon Title: “And When They Had Crucified Him”
    • Outline
      1. Roman Mockery (vv. 27-38)
      2. Bystander Mockery (vv. 39-40)
      3. Jewish Leaders Mockery (vv. 41-43)
      4. Bandit Mockery (v. 44)

Sunday, March 12th, 2023

  • Scripture Passage: Matthew 27:11-26
    • Sermon Title: “What Water Cannot Wash Away”
    • Applications
      1. Consider the Calm of Jesus – Keep our eyes fixed on Jesus! (Hebrews 12:2)
      2. Consider the Weakness of the Crowds – Be STRONG in the Lord! (Ephesians 6:10)
      3. Consider the Error of Pilate – We cannot save ourselves by good deeds to please God. (Ephesians 2:8-9)

Sunday, March 5th, 2023

  • Current Unit: Explore the Bible – John Part 1 – Chapters 1-11
    • Current Session: Lesson 6 – “Living Water”
    • Main Point: “Jesus offers living water that saves us in death & satisfies us in life.”
    • Verses Read: A) John 4:7-15, B) John 4:16-20, & C) John 4:21-30

Sunday, Feb. 26th, 2023

  • Current Unit: Explore the Bible – John Part 1 – Chapters 1-11
    • Current Session: Lesson 5 – “An Unexpected Conversation”
    • Main Point: “Jesus offers new life to all who believe in Him.”
    • Verses Read: A) John 3:1-8, B) John 3:9-15, & C) John 3:16-21

Sunday, Feb. 19th, 2023

  • Gravity Service Day! We attended a spaghetti benefit dinner for a Lawton High School student who has cancer and packed bags of food for Gracious Hearts. Since we finished early, we went back to Ben’s house and played some games together!

Sunday, Feb. 12th, 2023

  • Super Bowl Party @ the Wainwright’s House!

Sunday, Feb. 5th, 2023

  • Current Unit: Explore the Bible – John Part 1 – Chapters 1-11
    • Current Session: Lesson 3 – “Glory on Display”
    • Main Point: “Jesus came to show God’s glory so that we might believe.”
    • Verses Read: A) John 2:1-12, B) John 2:13-16, & C) John 2:17-25

Sunday, Jan. 29th, 2023

  • Camp Barakel Winter Retreat Weekend!