August 11-12, 2018

MESSAGE NOTES


Outreach Weekend – Lostology
Luke 15
Jim Ardill

  • How does God view lost people?
  • How do we find them?
  • What should we do when they believe?
  • Conclusion


DISCUSSION QUESTIONS


Quick Review: Looking back at your notes from this week’s teaching, was there anything that particularly caught your attention, challenged or confused you?

Discussion Questions:

  1. Please read Luke, chapter 15. How did you feel about this week’s passage?
  2. What did you learn about this passage from the message?
  3. What is God stirring up in you to apply to your daily living from this message?


NEWCOMERS RECEPTION

We want to extend a special welcome to visitors and guests, and we invite you to an informal reception immediately following our worship service. Pastor Jeff will meet you at the Welcome Center, where you can also receive a special gift when you turn in a Communication Card.


PRE-SERVICE PRAYER TIME

Twenty minutes prior to each service, we will meet for a prayer time with our worship team, audio/visual team and Pastor Jeff in the front of the Celebration Center. This time is open to anyone with a heart for prayer, and you may join in freely with the circle that gathers. We seek God’s will in all matters surrounding our services and those that attend, and we welcome all who wish to participate.


THE BRIDGE

If you are interested in finding out more about life at Aspen Ridge Church and how you can get involved, you are invited to the next session of The Bridge on August 19 from 4:00-7:30 PM. Contact the church office for more information.


BAPTISM WEEKEND SEPTEMBER 1/2

If you are interested in participating in baptism, we invite you to an orientation session with Pastor Jeff on Sunday, August 12 at 9:00 AM.


ADAM’S ROAD PROGRAM

On Saturday, August 18, there will be a chili meal immediately after the evening service, followed by a presentation from Adam’s Road. The individuals that comprise the group will elaborate on their personal testimonies as they transitioned from Mormonism to Christianity. Save the date for this special event!


MISSIONS URGENT PRAYER REQUEST

On August 15, in Nepal a new law will be affected called the anti-conversion law, which formally criminalizes conversion to Christianity or any turn from the Hindu religion. Converge asks us to participate in prayer on August 14 for top Christian leadership that are listed and targeted by this law.


CELEBRATE SUMMER DV8

On August 16, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM DV8 is having a special Back Porch, where parents and families are invited to attend! It will be hosted at Pastor Jeff and Mary’s home. This will be a time of students sharing what God has been doing this summer, food and fellowship. We will meet at the church for a ride in the van or at Pastor Jeff's home (7183 Pinewood Drive in Evergreen) at 6:00 PM.


MOPS: FIND YOUR FIRE (FALL 2018)

Mothers of Preschoolers is an exciting ministry that ministers to moms with young children, newborns through 5 years old, during the school year. If that’s you, join us on the second and fourth Tuesdays, beginning September 11. We are also seeking mentor moms and workers in the MOPS kids’ classes. Contact Becky Kastelz at 720.323.5890.


KINGDOM WORKERS

We have opportunities for service this fall with our Aspen Ridge Cook Teams on Wednesday evenings. We also have leadership positions available for our Women’s Ministry, Taste of Christmas event, and our Community Thanksgiving Dinner. Please check out Pastor Jeff’s latest blog on our website for details on these opportunities and contact the church office with any interest you may have.