Christmas at COMMUNITY | Dec 24-25, 2016

Message Big Idea

Jesus came to bring lasting peace to our lives and our world.

Scripture: Isaiah 9:5-7 and John 14:26-27


Can you describe a peaceful time in your life? Where were you? What were you doing?

Bible Application

1. Read Isaiah 9:5-7 and John 14:26-27, what stood out to you? What struck you?
2. What do these two verses tell us about our new life in Christ?

Life Application

3. The teaching this week emphasized a difference between our life “out there” in the world and our interior, private life with Christ. What are some of the challenges that you face “out there”?
4. How would you describe your interior life with Christ?
5. We talk about many of the titles of God at this time of year; Prince of Peace, Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Advocate, etc — What title do you need to hold onto this year?

Next Steps/Challenge

6. This Christmas will you let Jesus break into your heart? What steps can you take to help this happen?