Advent 2023, Part 4: The Story of Christmas Luke 2:1-20

December 17, 2023 | Kolburt Schultz


  • Which of the following reflection questions stirs your heart the most: 1. Have you been more interested in Caesar’s Rome than Jesus’ manger? 2. Have you encountered God’s glory? 3. Do you believe that Jesus is the Savior, the Christ, the Lord? 4. Will you give your life to his glory?
  • How does the story of Christmas impact how you approach this upcoming week?

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Advent 2023, Part 3: Celebrating God’s Mercy Luke 1: 57-80

December 10, 2023 | Kolburt Schultz

As you reflect on celebrating God’s mercy, what does that look like for you? Answer both how has God been merciful to you, and how can you celebrate that?
If God’s mercy is His loyal, faithful, gracious love as He acts on behalf of His people, what does it look like to extend mercy to others?

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Advent 2023 Part 2: Fighting for Our Joy by Rejoicing in Our Savior. Luke 1:39-56

December 3, 2023 | Kolburt Schultz

How can your soul magnify the Lord? What would it actually look like for you to have a posture like Mary? Answer with practical examples!
What tangible things do you do that help you focus on Jesus? Think of disciplines, rhythms, or habits. 
How can you fight for your joy? How can we come alongside each other in this fight?

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Advent 2023 Part 1: Two Announcements, Two Very Different Responses. Luke 1:5-38

November 26, 2023 | Kolburt Schultz

    Do you ever feel that God owes you? When are you most tempted to doubt His Word? How does Zechariah’s example warn or encourage you?
    What about Mary’s response is most interesting to you? How are you impacted by her example?
    How can we cultivate humility in our hearts (similar to Mary)? How can we avoid having a callous heart (as opposed to Zechariah)?

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