The Kingdom of God is Like. . .
Community Group Study
Lent 2021

Welcome to the Community Group Host page for our Lent 2021 study, the Kingdom of God is Like. . . . On this page, you will be able to access Community Group Host materials for this series. The videos are for this series are being streamed from a new service from United Methodist Publishing called Amplify Media. Instructions for accessing these videos (and more!) are below in written format as well as video.

Video Access Instructions

Setting up Amplify Media Account (Word)

Host Materials

Community Group Host Info Lent 2021 (Word)
Community Group Invitation Worksheet (Word)
Group Covenant Editable (Word)
Tips for Hosting a Community Group (PDF)

In order to view the linked videos below, you must be logged in to your Amplify Media account.

Session 1 (sermon on Feb 17)
HOST The Hidden Treasure (Word) (PDF)
PARTICIPANT The Hidden Treasure (PDF)
Watch Short Stories By Jesus Promo
Watch The Kingdom of God (Greg Carey)

Session 2 (Sermon on Feb 21)
HOST The Parable of the Sower (Word) (PDF)
PARTICIPANT The Parable of the Sower (PDF)
Watch The Parable of the Soils (Carey)

Session 3 (Sermon on Feb 28)
HOST The Wealthy Landowner (COMING SOON)
PARTICIPANT Read SSBJ-PG Chapter 5 “The Laborers in the Vineyard”
Watch Short Stories Chapter 5: The Laborers in the Vineyard

Session 4 [Note: Sessions 4 and 5 may be combined] (sermon on Mar 7)
HOST The Prodigal Son (COMING SOON)
PARTICIPANT Read SSBJ-PG Chapter 1
Watch Short Stories Chapter 1: Lost Sheep, Lost Coin, Lost Son

Session 5 [Note: Sessions 4 and 5 may be combined] (sermon on Mar 14)
HOST The Lost Sheep (COMING SOON)
PARTICIPANT Read SSBJ-PG Chapter 1
PARTICIPANT Parables of the Lost Supplement (COMING SOON)
Watch The Lost One

Session 6 (sermon on Mar 21)
HOST The Mustard Seed (COMING SOON)
PARTICIPANT SSBJ-PG Chapter 4
Watch Short Stories Chapter 4: The Mustard Seed

Session 7 (sermon on Mar 28)
HOST The Kingdom of God is Here (COMING SOON)
PARTICIPANT The Kingdom of God is Here (COMING SOON)
Watch Concluding Video (COMING SOON)