Women’s Bible Study: The Parables

Women’s Bible Study: The Parables

We may be familiar with them, but do we know the deeper meaning behind each parable. What was Jesus teaching? What is their application today? Women (and their friends) are invited to join us on the 1st and 3rd Thursday morning of each month at 10:00 AM, starting September 17.
A Class on Family Worship Ahead!

A Class on Family Worship Ahead!

2 Timothy 3:15 ESV And how from childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus. I pray gentlemen 16 years and up in our congregation are looking forward to the class on Masculine Spiritual Leadership beginning on Wednesday, September 23 at 6pm. This will start the week after we end The Pilgrim's Progress Study. As I shared with you last month, please invite friends or classmates for this four-week journey into the scriptural duties men are called to participate in by our gracious God. But wait!...
Final Study Questions for The Pilgrim’s Progress, Chpts 28-36

Final Study Questions for The Pilgrim’s Progress, Chpts 28-36

Chapter 28 As Hopeful and Christian continue they encounter the terrifying end of Turn-away. He was bound by seven __________ who were taking to the by-way to ________. Christian identifies him as Turn-away from ____________. On his back is a sign which labels him a ___________ professor. What do you think that means? This section of our pilgrim's journey is on the dark lane, and they tremble at the captive's prospects. The dark lane describes both the captive's _________ and his ___________. In the 4th chapter of Jude we are told apostates secretively, subtly creep into Christian churches by a...
Continued Questions for The Pilgrim’s Progress Chpts 19-27

Continued Questions for The Pilgrim’s Progress Chpts 19-27

Chapter 19 Talkative, an agent of Satan, is the opposite of Apollyon's direct aggressive attack. His approach is underhanded and deceptive. He appears handsome from a distance, why? He professes seeking heaven, but without heart _________. He talks of doctrine, but with no corresponding change in personal ____________. Faithful is too eager to encourage Talkative. Faithful uplifts his __________. Talkative expounds on God's gospel of sovereign grace, but without personal experience of its effects (WD, CP, GREVT, GMS) Talkative is encouraged to lead in this discussion because of his apparent __________ of knowledge. Christian unmasks Talkative's lifestyle. He is a...
The Pilgrim’s Progress Questions Chapters 13-18

The Pilgrim’s Progress Questions Chapters 13-18

Chapter 13 Christian encounters two swiftly returning pilgrims at the top of the hill. Timorous is an individual who lacks courage, so it makes sense his retreat is caused by the increasing ___________ahead. Mistrust fails to find security in the path and will not pass the _________along the way. Christian evaluates his options and reasons it is safer to proceed ahead. To return is to face certain__________. However, to go forward and face danger still offers the hope of_________. To go back down the hill is to run as ___________. When afflicted, the temptation is to _____________ from the narrow...
The Pilgrim’s Progress Questions: Chapters 7-12

The Pilgrim’s Progress Questions: Chapters 7-12

Study Questions for The Pilgrim's Progress – Chpts 7-9 Chapter 7 How is Christian to get through the wicket gate? Is only one attempt made by Christian? What/who does the gate represent? Christian describes himself to Good Will in what manner? Why is this important? Why did no one come with Christian as he explained to Good Will? How do we see this today? Describe the problem of tarrying at the gate. How might someone be affected by the delay? Can you see anyone like Obstinate and Pliable around you now? What did Christian exhibit in his explained encounter with...
Questions for The Pilgrim’s Progress Weeks 1-3 (1-2, 3-4, 5-6)

Questions for The Pilgrim’s Progress Weeks 1-3 (1-2, 3-4, 5-6)

Chapter 1 How does John Bunyan describe the world in the opening lines of The Pilgrims's Progress? In the dream the man is clothed in rags, he has a book, and a huge burden on his back. What do you think these items represent? Where do you think his focus is directed? Why was he so distraught? In what part of our conversion do we encounter this distress? When he shared his frightful concerns of the city's impending doom with his family, what was their response? Have any of you encountered this from your families when you became a Christian?...
CAC Is Re-Opening!

CAC Is Re-Opening!

The Session of Christ Alone Church is excited to announce that we are starting to re-open the church this week! We will begin the re-opening by holding our study of The Pilgrim's Progress in Fellowship Hall on Wednesday, starting at 6:00 PM. We will have a Zoom meeting set up for attendees who are not feeling well, or who are not able or ready to attend in person. We will resume worshiping in person next week Sunday, May 24 at 10:00 AM. Sunday School will be resumed at a later date. (Note: we will be live-streaming the service and will...