Searching Blog: #Advent
Dec 1, 2023 · Courtney Jacob
As we journey through Advent, we can use our time of waiting for Christmas to better get to know our Messiah. Join Groundwork as we reflect on Isaiah 9:6 in our series, “The Nature of Jesus Our Messiah,” and dig deeply into Scripture to help us more fully understand the nature and titles of Jesus Christ.
Nov 10, 2023 · Christopher Hunt
The Advent and Christmas seasons are perfect times to slow down and focus our hearts on Jesus. Groundwork has several Bible study series about Advent and Christmas, each suitable for personal or group study.
Nov 25, 2022 · Courtney Jacob
Study each of the classic elements of the Christmas story with Groundwork. Together, we’ll dig deeply into the scriptures from which this story is drawn and recall the eyewitness accounts of the many individuals God called to play strategic roles in welcoming the Messiah into our world.
Nov 17, 2022 · Scott Hoezee
The Gospel of Matthew begins with a long list of names that can be tempting to skip in order to get to the Christmas story, but this record of Jesus' family tree matters. The gospel writer uses Jesus’ genealogy to establish Jesus Christ as the Messiah and to establish the theme he will carry through the rest of his gospel: no matter your background, you belong in God’s family.
Nov 26, 2021 · Courtney Jacob
As you remember the story of Christ’s birth this Advent and Christmas season, join Groundwork in studying the women of the Gospel of Matthew. Together, we’ll remember the real meaning of Christmas and discover hope and a place in Jesus’ story for the broken, the traumatized, the outsider, and the imperfect.
Nov 28, 2020 · Courtney Jacob
It can be easy to get distracted by the activity and sentiment of the Christmas season but the fact that the Son of God became human is a life-changing truth that deserves our attention. Studying the Apostle Paul’s teaching about the incarnation gives us the opportunity to marvel anew at the profound significance of Christ’s birth and its eternal impact on our lives.