Threshold Jr – March 27, 2013

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THIS WEEK (Grade 6-8)

Spring Break Movie Night
It’s spring break!

Come hang out in The Cage: 
relax, eat some popcorn and watch a movie! 

Wednesday March 27, 2013
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Church of the Rock 
Cost: FREE

(We do have a Cafe that offers food/drink for purchase)

NEXT WEEK

Dog Day
+ Pain & Struggles Part 3
Free Hot Dogs & other “dog themed” activities
Plus we finish our series on Pain & Struggles. 

Wednesday April 3, 2013
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Church of the Rock 
Cost: FREE

THRESHOLD JR RETREAT

April 26-28
Cost: $120 (For those that fund-raised at PK the cost is only $50)

We are heading to Camp Arnes for an action packed weekend
full of fun, food, friends & growing in God!
DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION INFO HERE 

 


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YOUTUBE DISCUSSIONThe Power of Assumptions

Video:

http://goo.gl/IGGdI

Topic:

Assumptions

Bible:

Joshua 2:8-13

Discussion Starter:

Let’s say that a tragedy might hit your family and everyone could be killed.  But you given the chance to save your family by solving a riddle. We’d line up 100 people in front of you, pick the right person and everyone survives. Pick the wrong person… bad things happen.

All you knew about them was what they looked like, what their name was, and what their occupation was. Then we showed you the line-up. Among them were a judges, doctors, police officers, soldiers, pastors, teachers, family members, and a prostitute. Who would you pick?

Believe it or not, Joshua 2 describes a similar situation. And in that situation God picked a prostitute, Rehab, to save His people. That’s not who you’d assume God would choose, is it? A prostitute might be the least likely of the 100!

That’s what happens when you make assumptions. Looks can be deceiving. Until you carefully examine a situation, looking at it from multiple angles, you might not make the wisest choice.

3 Questions:

  • When was a time your eyes played a trick on you?
  • Would you rather someone assume good things about you and be disappointed or bad things about you and be surprised?
  • Why do you think God picked a prostitute in Joshua 2?

Chew on this:

If we shouldn’t make assumptions about people why are we also told to trust our instincts?

 

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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: tim@churchoftherock.ca (Tim Hamm)

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