Threshold – Dec 13, 2013 ALL PARENTS, FAMILY, & FRIENDS INVITED

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THIS WEEK (Grade 9-12)

Threshold Youth Baptism
All family and friends invited!
Come celebrate the baptisms of several youth

& hear a great message for families from Pastor Mark Hughes!
All parents welcome! Refreshments to follow. 

 Friday Dec 13, 2013
7:11 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Church of the Rock

Cost: FREE
(There is a Cafe that offers food/drink for purchase)

NEXT WEEK

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party
It’s time to pull out your Ugly Christmas Sweaters
& BYOA (Bring Your Own Accestories) for a Snowman building contest
Games and FREE FOOD!! 

 Friday Dec 20, 2013
7:11 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Church of the Rock

Cost: FREE
(There is a Cafe that offers food/drink for purchase)

                                                   

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YOUTUBE DISCUSSION

 World’s Strongest Grandpa

Video:
http://goo.gl/lSkdDPTopics:
Respect your elders, change, responsibilityBible:
1 Timothy 5:!, Proverbs 20:29; Exodus 20:12Discussion Starter:
Something tells me Thanksgiving at that guys house involves one-armed push-ups and an arm wrestling competition. In his case, you have to respect him as an elder or risk being squashed like a bug.

The Bible is full of advice for younger men about older men.

  • 1 Timothy 5:1: Do not rebuke an older man harshly, but exhort him as if he were your father.
  • Proverbs 20:29: The glory of young men is their strength, gray hair the splendor of the old.
  • Exodus: 20:12: Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.

Perhaps the reason that the Bible talks about respecting elders among you is because it’s not required, it’s a choice. Not every elder can do flag stands. But everyone can chose to respect their elders.

3 Questions:

  1. Which of those exercises could you do right now?
  2. Is it easier to get in shape or respect elders?
  3. Have you ever done something just to prove to yourself you could do it? If so, what was it?

Chew on this:
What do you do if your elders are respectable people?

         

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Church of the Rock
1397 Buffalo Place Winnipeg, MB R3T 1L6
Phone: (204)261-0070 or 1-877-700-ROCK (7625)
Email: jason@churchoftherock.ca (Jason Peters)

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