Your Personal Grow-Pray-Study (GPS) Guide

A Life That Matters

Live With Purpose

Read Hebrews 2:17-18. What sufferings are you facing that lead you to pray like Joni Eareckson Tada, “Oh God, if I can’t die, show me how to live”?

Where is a place or a person that you can shine forth God’s power under fire?

If you want to Dig Deeper you can check out these additional resources: Life without Limbs by Nick Vujicic; and Joni & Ken: An Untold Love Story by Joni Eareckson Tada and Ken Tada.

New Year Preparations - Special Message

There are three main take-a-ways that you can use to prepare for 2014 (all Scripture is from The Message):

  1. Life is a gift from God. [Ephesians 2:8]
  2. Life is not something you earn from God. [Ephesians 2:9]
  3. Life is something where you get to express God’s love to others. [Ephesians 2:10]

So, Quo Vadis? (Where are you going?) and what are you doing to get there?


Read Romans 5:6-9. We were powerless in that we had no way to save or free ourselves from our separation from God and the resulting slavery to sin and evil.

Into this setting Jesus entered. What did His 100% commitment toward us lead Him to do?

This passage answers this question in several ways. Can you find the multiple ways the passage answers the question?