25 Mar What Day Is It? – Easter 2016

  Click HERE for a pdf version of the leader guide. Introduction (Ephesians 2:12)   Hope in Friday’s ABSOLUTE PARDON.      (1 John 2:2; John 1:29; Romans 3:23; 6:23; 5:8; Ephesians 2:1)   Hope in Sunday’s AWESOME POWER.      (1 Peter 1:21 NIV; 2 Peter 3:10-13; 1 Peter 1:3-5; Revelation 21:4; Hebrews 4:15-16)   ...

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18 Mar Eye for Eye

Eye for Eye – Matthew 5:38-48 Click HERE for a pdf version of the leader guide. A.  The original CONTEXT of the eternal principle (Matthew 5:38) It was designed to DETER CRIME. (Deuteronomy 19:20)  It was designed to prevent EXCESSIVE PUNISHMENT. (Genesis 4:23-24)  God NEVER intended INDIVIDUALS to execute...

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12 Mar Promises, Promises

Promises, Promises – Matthew 5:33-37 Open a pdf version of the leader guide. Introduction (Numbers 23:19; John 14:6; 16:13)  There are two great marks of discipleship – LOVE and TRUTH.    A.  Three insights on verbal integrity       1.  Understand the LETTER of the Law. (Leviticus 19:11-12; Deuteronomy 6:13; 23:23; Isaiah 65:16;...

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04 Mar The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter – Matthew 5:27-32 Open the pdf version of The Heart of the Matter leader guide. Introduction (Matthew 5:27-32) Do not commit ADULTERY.      (Matthew 19:4-6) Jesus emphasized the spirit of the Law, which focused on our MOTIVES. (Psalm 14:1; Mark 7:21-23) Do not LOOK...

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26 Feb Murder in the Heart

  Open the PDF Version of Murder in the Heart leader guide Murder in the Heart – Matthew 5:21-26   Introduction (Matthew 5:17-18; 1 Samuel 16:7; Deuteronomy 6:5) I. The People’s Superficial EXPECTATION. (Matthew 5:21) Murder is a SIN that leads to JUDGMENT. (Exodus 20:13)   II. The Lord’s Deeper EXPLANATION. (Matthew 5:22; 2...

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21 Feb Christ and the Law

Download a printer friendly version of the LCG Leader Guide. Christ & the Law – Matthew 5:17-20   Jesus’ words in Matthew 5:17-20 are AXIOMATIC. (Matthew 7:15; 2 Thessalonians 2:3 NIV)   Much of what people believe Jesus said does CONTRADICT what He actually said in Matthew 5.   Jesus asserts...

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20 Feb Group Leader Resources

2014 Leader Tips.pdf LCC Small Group Leadership Orientation 10-26-14.pdf October 26, 2014 Leadership Meeting (Video) LCC Small Group Leadership Meeting 12-14-14.pdf December 14, 2014 Leadership Meeting (Video) LCG_Leadership_Meeting_5-16-15.pdf Legacy_Covenant_Group_Leadership_Meeting_5-16-15nv.pdf LCG_Leader-Coaching_Card.pdf LCG Meeting Agenda.pdf LCG Covenant Template.pdf hungry-for-transformation.html (Article) can-you-tell-if-your-small-group-might-be-a-zombie.html (Article) community-matters-role-leadership-transformational-groups.html (Article) 5-essentials-small-group-health.html (Article) 10-common-elements-reproducing-groups-reproducing-churches.html (Article) 5-common-small-group-myths-truth-help-transform-group.html (Article) 10-things-small-group-leaders-should-know.html (Article) You-can-develop-a-leader-in-your-small-group (Article) 6-myths-about-spiritual-maturity (Article) Why-I-still-believe-in-small-groups (Article) Why-small-groups (Article) christianstandard.com-growing-deeper/ (Article) Where_Do_Leaders_Come_From.pdf...

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