Each week we produce material connected with the Sunday Sermon for people to work through in their Life Groups or on their own or with a friend. We hope that this material will help people to engage with what God is teaching us even more and help us to grow as followers of Jesus. The material can be downloaded as PDF files by clicking on the links below or found on the weekly church mailing.

Spirit Filled Worship (1 Corinthians 11-14)

Week 1: Sharing the Lord’s Supper (1 Corinthians 11:  17-34): Week 1: 1 Corinthians 11 Lords Super Life Group study notes

Week 2: Spirtitual Gifts for Worship (1 Corinthians 12:1-11):  Week 2 1 Corinthians 12

 

Harvest Life Group Material – The KlongToey Beatitudes

On Harvest Sunday at St Andrew’s we’ll be having a video sermon from the Fletcher Family –  our mission partners working in the slums of Bangkok. They have provided some excellent reflection material to go with that sermon which we encourage individuals and life groups to use to reflect further. You can download it here: The Beatitudes from the slums of Bangkok

More details about John and Elise’s work with Urban Neighbours of Hope can be found here.

Encountering the Heart of God (Working through the book ‘God has a Name’ by John Mark Comer – you can find a pdf copy of this book here)

 

Week 1 Encoutering God’s Heart (God has a Name chapter 1 – introduction)

Life Group Material: Week 1 Encountering the Heart of God (Exodus 34 and 1 Corinthians 2)

John Mark Comer’s Sermon can be viewed here.

Week 2  Gracious and Compassionate (God has a Name chapter 3)

Life Group Material – Week 2 Gracious and Compassionate (Exodus 34 and Luke 15:11-32)

John Mark Comer’s Sermon on ‘Ch 3 Gracious and Compassionate’ can be viewed here.

Week 3 Slow to Anger (God has a Name chapter 4)

Life Group Material – Week 3 – Slow to Anger

John Mark Comer’s Sermon on Ch 4 ‘Slow to Anger’ can be viewed here. And a great 5 minute video from the Bible Project on ‘Slow to Anger’ here.

Week 4: Abounding in love and faithfulness (God has a name chapter 5)

Life Group Material – Week 4 Abounding in Love and Faithfulness

John Mark’s Comer’s Sermon on Ch 5 ‘Abounding in Love and Faithfulness’ can be viewed here. And a great 5 minute video from the Bible Project on ‘loyal love’ here.

The text of Heather’s sermon can be found here: Sermon 23.9.21

Week 5: Forgiving and Just (God has a name chapter 6)

Life Group Material – Week 5 Forgiving and Just

John Mark’s Comer’s Sermon on Ch 6 ‘Forgiving and Just’ can be viewed here. And a great 5 minute video from the Bible Project which helps this week can be viewed here.

 

SHAPE COURSE  – see here for all the materials

 

 

 

Promises of God (Summer 2021) – Summary of the series can be found here: God’s Promises Series

Session 1: The Promise of Blessing – The Promise of Blessing Life Group questions 25 April 2021

Session 2: The Promise of Rest: The promise of Rest Life Group questions 2 May 2021

Session 3: The Promise of Healing 1: The promise of Healing Life Group questions 9 May 2021

Session 4: The Promise of Healing 2: The promise of Healing Life Group questions 16 May 2021

Session 5: The Promise of the Spirit 1: The promise of The Spirit Life Group questions 23rd May 2021

Session 6: The Promise of the Spirit 2: The promise of The Spirit Life Group questions 30th May 2021

Session 7: The Promise of New Heaven and New Earth: The promise of New Earth and New Heaven 6th June 2021

Faith under Pressure (Lent 2021)

Session 1: Facing the Wilderness – Notes Lent Week 1 Wilderness Luke 4  21st February 2021

Session 2: Facing Failure – Notes Lent Week 2 Failure Mark 14 28th February 2021

Session 3: Facing Fear – Notes Lent Week 3 Fear Matthew 8 7th March 2021

Session 4: Facing Fatigue – Lent Week 4 Fatigue Luke 18 14th March 2021

Session 5: Facing the Future Notes Lent Week 5 The Future John 11 21st March 2021

Ezra: A story of Rebuilding (Spring 2021)

Ezra Session 1:  Notes Ezra week 1: Haggai January 3rd 2021

Ezra Session 2: Notes Ezra week 2: Chaps 1-2 January 10th 2021

Ezra Sesson 3: Notes Ezra Week 3: Chapter 3 January 17th 2021

Ezra Session 4: Notes-Ezra-Week-4-Chaps-4-6-January 24th 2021

Ezra Session 5: Notes Ezra Week 5 Chaps 7-8 January 31st 2021

Ezra Session 6: Notes Ezra Week 6 Nehemiah Chaps 8-10 February 2021

Ezra Session 7: Notes Ezra Week 7 Chaps 9-10 February 14th 2021

 

The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry (October-November 2020)

All materials for this can be found on a separate page on our website here

We are the Church: Learning to be God’s Kingdom People (September 2020)

Session 1: Acts 2:42-47 A people of Holy Habits (6th September) We are the Church Session 1

Session 2: 2 Corinthians 5:11-21 A people compelled by Christ’s love (13th September) Session 2 a people compelled by Christ’s love

Session 3: Luke 10 25-38 A people of Extravagant Love (20th September) Session 3 A people of Extravagant love

Psalms (June 2020)

Psalm 27 (Sunday 28th June) Life Group questions – Psalm 27

Psalm 77 (Sunday 21st June)  Life Group Reflections – Psalm 77

Psalm 103 Don’t forget to remember (Sunday 14th June)  Psalm 103 Life Group material June 2020.docx

What are we here for? Vision Series (January 2020)

This series we will be looking at our church vision and discussing what it means for us.

Session 1 Encountering Jesus (week beginning January 5th)
Extra resources for session 1:
        Bible Apps and i-Bible resources
        30 Days Bible reading for New Christians
        Encountering God in the Scriptures 30 suggested readings
        Rhythm of Daily Prayer With Cycle of Daily Readings
        Different ways to pray – a guide

Session 2 Growing Disciples (week beginning 12th January)
       Discipleship Journey
       Discipleship Survey
       Reviewing your day & shuttering

Session 3 Passing on the baton (Week beginning 19th January)

Session 4 Seeing lives transformed and communities flourish (Week beginning 26th January)

Spirit Filled Church (Acts)

During this series, we are inviting groups to use the following questions to reflect on the passage from Acts that was preached that week: Questions to help us reflect on Scripture

The material discussed at Life Group Central can be found here: Life Group Central June 2019.pdf

Open to the Spirit – May & June 2019

The seven sessions are outlined below with session notes and a link to a YouTube video which is part of the session.

Open to the Spirit Session 1: Open to the Spirit session 1. Video session 1 click here
Open to the Spirit Session 2:  Open to the Spirit session 2. Video session 2 click here
Open to the Spirit Session 3: Open to the Spirit session 3 (Transforming Spirit). Video session 3 click here
Open to the Spirit Session 4: Open to the Spirit session 4 (Intimate Spirit).Video session 4 click here
Open to the Spirit Session 5: Open to the Spirit session 5 (Empowering Spirit).Video Session 5 click here
Open to the Spirit Session 6: Open to the Spirit session 6. Video session 6 click here
Open to the Spirit Session 7:  Open to the Spirit session 7. Video session 7 click here

Our God of Suffering and Rescuing

Life Group Notes (Week beginning 7th April 2019)
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 31st March 2019)
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 24th March 2019)

Our God who blesses by …

Life Group Notes (Week beginning 17th March 2019)
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 10th March 2019)
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 3rd March 2019)
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 24th February 2019)

Our God Who Breaks In

Life Group Notes (Week beginning 17th February 2019) – God with us
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 10th February 2019) – God Sent
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 3rd February 2019) – God Saw and Called
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 27th January 2019) – The Conversion of Paul
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 20th January 2019) – Isaiah 62: 1-5
Life Group Notes (Week beginning 13th January 2019) – Luke 3:15-17 and 21-22

Epiphany

Epiphany (Week beginning 6th January 2019) – Matthew 2:1-12 and John 1:1-18

Great Prayers of the Bible

Great Prayers of the Bible Session 1 (Week beginning 4th November 2018) – Hannah’s prayers of desperation and praise – 1 Samuel 1:1-20, 2:1-10
Great Prayers of the Bible Session  2 (Week beginning 11th November 2018) – Daniel’s prayer of interceding for a nation – Daniel 9
Great Prayers of the Bible Session 3 (Week beginning 18th November 2018) – Paul’s prayer for the believers – Ephesians 3

Living the Kingdom Way

Living the Kingdom Way Session 1 (Week beginning 9th September) Luke 4 14-30
Living the Kingdom Way Session 2 (Week beginning 16th September) Luke 5 1 -11
Living the Kingdom Way Session 3 (Week beginning 23rd September) Luke 5:17-26
Living the Kingdom Way Session 4 (Week beginning 30th September) Luke 22:24 -30
Living the Kingdom Way Session 5 (Week beginning 7th October) Luke 6:27-36
Living the Kingdom Way Session 6 (Week beginning 14th October) Luke 9:18-27
Living the Kingdom Way Session 7 (Week beginning 21st October) Luke 8:40-56
Living the Kingdom Way Session 8 (Week beginning 28th October) Luke 10:1-24