Prime Worship for 6/28/2020 (Wrestling with a hard text)

This is Prime Worship, the online worship experience produced by the City Road Chapel United Methodist Church, located in Madison, TN. This is the worship service for June 28, 2020.

This week’s service focuses on 1 Peter 2:18-15.
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Act of Praise: Psalm 13

Questions for Reflection:

  • Why would Peter think that suffering is a good thing?
  • What is the connection between suffering and Jesus?
  • How do you relate to the statement “By his wounds you were healed?”

Prime Worship for 6/21/2020 (How shall we live?)

Prime Worship is the online service of prayer and praise produced by the City Road Chapel United Methodist Church, located in Madison, TN. Today we continue our study in 1 Peter, looking at 1 Peter 2:11-17. In this passage, Peter moves from talking about our identity to thinking about how we should live in the world.

The Story of Faith:
1 Peter 2:11-17
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Questions for Reflection:

  • What does it mean for us to be immigrants and strangers in this world?
  • Why would Peter think we should live honorably among unbelievers?
  • What does it mean to submit to human institutions?

Prime Worship for 6/21/2020 (How Shall We Live?)

Prime Worship is the online service of prayer and praise produced by the City Road Chapel United Methodist Church, located in Madison, TN. Today we continue our study in 1 Peter considering how shall we live.

 

The Story of Faith:
1 Peter 2:11-17
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Questions for Reflection:

  • What does it mean for us to be immigrants and strangers in this world?
  • Why would Peter think we should live honorably among unbelievers?
  • What does it mean to submit to human institutions?

Prime Worship for 6/14/2020 (The Living Temple and People of God)

Prime Worship is the online service of prayer and praise produced by the City Road Chapel United Methodist Church, located in Madison, TN. Today we continue our study in 1 Peter by considering Christ the cornerstone and where God resides now, as well as what it means to be God’s people. Today’s episode also includes a pastoral letter from the Bishops of the Southeastern Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church.

Act of Praise:

Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19
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The Story of Faith:
1Peter 2:4-10
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Questions for Reflection:

  • Peter suggests that the church is a “living stone” and the “spiritual temple” of God. How do you relate to being the place where God’s presence lives and is made real in the world?
  • Why is it that some reject Jesus?
  • What does it mean to be God’s people?

Prime Worship for 6/14/2020 (The Living Temple and People of God)

Prime Worship is the online service of prayer and praise produced by the City Road Chapel United Methodist Church, located in Madison, TN. Today we continue our study in 1 Peter by considering Christ the cornerstone and where God resides now, as well as what it means to be God’s people. Today’s episode also includes a pastoral letter from the Bishops of the Southeastern Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church.

Act of Praise:

Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19
Click on the link above to read this week’s Bible reading

The Story of Faith:
1Peter 2:4-10
Click on the link above to read this week’s Bible reading

Questions for Reflection:

  • Peter suggests that the church is a “living stone” and the “spiritual temple” of God. How do you relate to being the place where God’s presence lives and is made real in the world?
  • Why is it that some reject Jesus?
  • What does it mean to be God’s people?