20. When Better Feels Backwards

Reading Plan

If you’re looking to dive deeper into what the Bible says about this topic, here’s a suggested Reading Plan, one passage per day for a whole week, based on the sermon:

  1. MONDAY: Hebrews 1-2
  2. TUESDAY: Hebrews 3-4
  3. WEDNESDAY: Hebrews 5-6
  4. THURSDAY: Hebrews 7-8
  5. FRIDAY: Hebrews 9-10
  6. SATURDAY: Hebrews 11-12
  7. SUNDAY: Hebrews 13

eGroup Discussion Questions – Great for personal reflection/journaling, too!

Sermon Notes: “When Better Feels Backwards” ⤵️

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3. The Pressure to Perform

Reading List

One passage per day for a whole week, based on the sermon.

  1. Exodus 16, God provides manna in the wilderness
  2. Matthew 4:1-11, Mark 1:12-13, Luke 4:1-13, Jesus is tempted in the wilderness
  3. John 6:1-24, Jesus feeds the 5,000 then walks on water
  4. John 6:25-70, Jesus says “I am the Bread of Life”
  5. John 7:1-24, Jesus goes up to the Festival of Booths
  6. John 7:25-52, the people are divided over Jesus
  7. Matthew 6:1-18, don’t show off your spiritual practices
  8. Bonus: Matthew 26:36-46, Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane

eGroup Curriculum (Discussion Questions)

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